Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » Smart Work vs Hard Work – A New Perspect...
Smart Work vs Hard Work. Which is better, which should be valued? This question haunts every workplace, and successfully confuses everyone.
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » Are You Becoming What You Do Not Admire?
I was reflecting today on the movie “3 Idiots”, arguably the greatest movie hit in India (the Idiots are called so because they do not fit c
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » 3 Trends in Software Developer Roles – A...
Three roles have been evolving in software development over past few years. 1. Devigner The devigner is a person who packs a pretty punch. S
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » Why Are We Called “Mindfire”?
People have often wondered why we are named “Mindfire”. It is not a word, although it is clearly a composite – but why exactly “Mindfire”? F
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » Introduction to Xamarin and vNext in Nepal
Two Mindfireans – Nirmal and Tadit – will be traveling to Kathmandu shortly, to speak at the DevTechDays event organized by Microsoft Innova
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » Can Weekends Begin on Fridays?
Weekends start on Saturdays. What if they could start on Fridays? What?!? Are you out of your mind? Hmm. Carlos Slim set the dialog rolling
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » A Short History of Desktop Operating Sys...
At the beginning of this millennium, the PC/OS wars had practically ended. You used Windows everywhere. Only some companies like Mindfire, w
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » What Have These Two People Done?!
Two Mindfireans recently achieved commendable personal milestones, and it inspires everyone around. Saurabh Agarwal Saurabh will be attendin
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » Thoughtful Programming Can Save Days. Bu...
Today I will share an experience in the effects of inflexible software, actually caused by hard work! We use a SaaS service for our payroll
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » Thank God It’s Friday – Mindfire Style!
At Mindfire, we recently had a proposal to have one day of the week as “Work From Home” (WFH) for everyone. A day working at home would allo
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » Entry-level/Fresher Salary at Mindfire S...
Quietly. Quietly, Mindfire has created one of the best packages for freshers, nationwide. At Mindfire Solutions, we have always believed in
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » The 2 Minute Innovation
And before you come to a seemingly easy conclusion, let me be very clear. I am definitely not talking about Nestle's Maggi noodles which can
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » The architecture of a techie paradise
“Do you really like working at Mindfire Solutions? “ I asked and saw my friend give me an as-if-you-don't-know-it-already look. He said, “Wh
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » It isn’t Hard to Hard-code!
Recently I came across an interesting programming situation. Parts of a web-based system stopped working suddenly, with nothing significant
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » Common Sense vs Bureaucracy
An organization gets bureaucratic with age. Meaningless rules and policies are thrown around, often ignoring common sense. I came across an
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » A working mother’s perspective
My best friend who works for a prestigious firm in the USA told me that maternity leave offered by most companies there varies between 6 wee
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » Mindfire Premier League 2014
We all know that everybody loves a good game of cricket. The game is so deeply ingrained in the psyche of Indians in particular that almost
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » Who said there’s no such thing as a free...
Today as I dug into my plate of piping hot chicken biryani and let the rich aroma of multiple spices fill my nostrils, I realized one thing.
Blogs@Mindfire » Blog Archive » Death ends life but not the relationship!
Ever thought what it feels like to live another person's dream? We at Mindfire Solutions do! Yes, we have been doing it every year since 201