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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Susanna Myrtle Lazarus
December 24, 2021

#CrayonYearbook2021: Looking back with gratitude

It’s time for the #CrayonYearbook! Thanks to our amazing Crayons, we’ve seen achievements aplenty in 2021. As the year winds down, we count down...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Lee Li Feng
December 20, 2021

How big data and product analytics are impacting the fintech industry

The fintech industry is growing at an accelerated pace, driven by new technological innovations and evolving needs. In many cases, the modern enhancements across...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Arvind Lakshminarayanan
December 16, 2021

Enterprise data security: Driving business resilience post-COVID

Many businesses have experienced rapid digitization amid the pandemic. Several enterprises shifted to remote working and cloud-based platforms. For the past 22 months, the...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Susanna Myrtle Lazarus
December 14, 2021

Where left and right brain meet: Priyanshu Mishra on product managers

It took me a while to get my first job. The industry was still reeling after the 2008 financial crash. I found a role...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Susanna Myrtle Lazarus
December 13, 2021

Talking endurance and resilience with Thaddeus Lawrence

What is more important: the journey, or the destination? For Thaddeus Lawrence, it is the company that matters most. “Because the quality of our lives...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Soundarya Murugaiyan
November 30, 2021

Experimenting allows you to grow fast or fail fast: Dexter Zhuang

William Blake said, “The true method of knowledge is experiment.” And product veteran Dexter Zhuang strongly believes this. “Experimenting allows you to grow fast or...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Arvind Lakshminarayanan
November 29, 2021

5 Types of Data that Savvy Analysts Use to Power Market Research

Market research is a critical component of any company’s ongoing business strategy. Whether it’s releasing a new product or measuring the current effectiveness of...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Susanna Myrtle Lazarus
November 26, 2021

Making things happen: Devaki Gopalan on the inner workings of a PMO

My career started in 1999, a freshly minted graduate from BITS Pilani. And, like most eager beavers wanting to prove themselves, I was ready...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Susanna Myrtle Lazarus
November 25, 2021

Aarti Ramakrishnan is IFTA’s ‘Woman Leader in Fintech’ 2021

Crayon Data’s co-founder and COO Aarti Ramakrishnan was presented with the IFTA 2021 Award for Woman Leader in Fintech. The award was given by India FinTech Forum (IFTA).  The India...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Susanna Myrtle Lazarus
November 23, 2021

Meet the Crayon Captains!

“Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.” In our series, #CrayonCaptains, you’ll meet the leaders who take our vision and help their teams...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Bernard Brode
November 18, 2021

Can trading bots make you a Crypto billionaire?

The headline of this article is a little clickbaity. For that, we apologize, but as long as you’re here, might as well sit down...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Soundarya Murugaiyan
November 17, 2021

Life and business lessons from Jane Egerton-Idehen

Jane Egerton-Idehen, the Head of Sales Middle East & Africa at Meta (formerly Facebook), has been on a lifelong quest, seeking balance between professional and personal success. She...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Susanna Myrtle Lazarus
November 12, 2021

Integrate deeply, so customers find it difficult to pull the plug: Suresh Shankar on Churn.FM podcast

Crayon Data’s founder and CEO Suresh Shankar was recently on the Churn.FM podcast. Hosted by Andrew Michael, CEO of Avrio, they talk about ways...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Sruthi Ravishankar
November 11, 2021

From gaming to platform engineering, Sundara Raghavan's journey

Like almost every other computer science graduate in the late 2000s, I started out as a Java software developer. From the beginning of my career, I’ve enjoyed experimenting with and adapting...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Albert Cooper
November 9, 2021

Progressive Web Apps 101: Everything You Need to Know

A Progressive Web App (PWA) is an application designed to utilize modern Web capabilities to provide users with a better experience than a traditional...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Susanna Myrtle Lazarus
November 5, 2021

Crayon Data in the HFS Hot Vendors Compendium 2018-2021

Date: October 31, 2021 Source: HFS Research The HFS Hot Vendors are an exclusive group of emerging players, each with a differentiated value proposition...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Susanna Myrtle Lazarus
October 22, 2021

The art of simple tech with solutions architect Ragunath Venkatraman

Before we talk about anything else: who exactly is a solutions architect?  Quoting H.L. Mencken, “For every complex problem, there’s a solution that is simple,...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Susanna Myrtle Lazarus
October 15, 2021

Aarti Ramakrishnan talks diversity, entrepreneurship and more on The Prodcast

What does diversity mean at Crayon? “It’s about creating a stage for equal opportunity at every turn. For the hiring team, it’s about actively...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Susanna Myrtle Lazarus
October 8, 2021

The accidental data scientist - Kanimozhi U

I never set out to be a data scientist. After a B Tech in information technology and ME in computer science, I started working...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Suresh Karthik
October 6, 2021

Use consumption data to enhance personalization: Suresh Shankar in HKET

Date: October 5, 2021 Source: HKET Providing services through digital channels is a designated action by companies, and using data on hand to provide...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Susanna Myrtle Lazarus
October 6, 2021

Suresh Shankar's guide to company building on ContraMinds podcast

Date: October 5 Source: ContraMinds Crayon Data’s founder and CEO Suresh Shankar appeared on Episode 17 of the ContraMinds podcast. In an hour-long conversation,...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Suresh Karthik
October 4, 2021

Suresh Shankar's leadership lessons in Forbes India

Entrepreneurs must have the persistence gene, believes Crayon Data’s founder and CEO, Suresh Shankar. In Forbes India‘s Startup Fridays podcast, he shared traits that...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Aarti Ramakrisnan
September 28, 2021

From Zero to Nine: the culture journey @ Crayon

When you start a company, you pretty much have a blank slate. You have to think about the picture you want to create on it. You have the opportunity to decide what you want to bring people into – the culture, the value...

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Suresh Karthik
Posted by Susanna Myrtle Lazarus
September 23, 2021

Personalize to retain your customers: Andrew Michael on tackling churn

Andrew Michael is no stranger to the startup game. He founded three companies, which created four products. “But I had to sell them for...

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