Everyone has their own best practices and tools for getting the job done. Some include holding onto their iPhone for dear life or learning how to stay organized even during the chaotic times. Our recurring segment “It Works for Me” features business professionals sharing their secrets on how they get the job done. Next up is Ravi Krishnan, Founder and Chief Strategic Officer, Mach7 Technologies.
Company Name: Mach7 Technologies
Job Title: Founder and Chief Strategic Officer
Where do you live? Sunny Island of Singapore
Where do you work? Singapore
What is your office environment like? In a nice and green location on the northern part of the island with a team of seven.
What technology do you use at work? My Toshiba Z930 notebook is the primary device which performs like a “dream”. 🙂
What technology do you use at home? I do have a MacBook Pro and an iPad as my personal devices which are pretty cool.
On a scale of 1 (never) to 10 (always), how often are you connected to your smartphone? 7 🙁
What is your favorite organizational tool? Lync. WhatsApp, though it’s not an“organizational tool”, is fantastic at organizing stuff in an impromptu fashion.
What website/app/tool are you obsessed with at the moment? WhatsApp
Can you recommend a book? State of Fear by Michael Crichton which is awesome!!!
What’s your best time management tip? Never procrastinate. Spend at least 50 percent of your time engaged in thoughts, activities and conversations. When possible, try walking in the shoes of your customers. Apply logic to your innovations and go by Einsteins’ quote, “Necessity is the mother of ALL invention.”
What’s the strangest thing in your office? The sight of the Gold Pagodas of the Buddhist temple.
Ravi is currently the Founder and Chief Strategic Officer for Mach7 Technologies. He enjoys his role given the levels of innovations that come out of the team in Vermont, which he experienced first-hand spending two weeks there in late 2015.