Welcome to SimplyShekar
All views and opinions are my own and do not reflect the views of my current or past employers
I have wanted to write for years about my experiences, thoughts and events that have shaped my life or changed my perspective. I have dilly dallied and delayed it sometimes with the hesitation that I have not achieved enough for people to be interested in what I have to say or simply being shy. I finally promised myself to write and this site is a step in the direction. I have come out of this hesitation inspired by an IT leader whom I have secretly followed in the last few years and due to the courage of my convictions. This is my personal blog that I write with all humility and with all my limitations.
Money saving apps and Retailers
As a Consumer, a challenge I have with shopping both in-person and online is – am I missing an offer or coupon or promo code and related rewards and savings? A few popular solutions like Groupon, RetailMeNot, Rakuten (formerly ebates) etc. are of some help, time to time throwing up offers or coupons or promo… Read more
Social media linked to verified identity (KYC)
I watched a Netflix documentary “Social Dilemma” recommended by several friends. After watching the show, I would now recommend it to everyone in my social circle who use social media at some level or the other. It gives an insider view of what happens in companies that are contributing to how social media is shaping… Read more
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