Entrepreneur & CEO

Kapil has a knack of making things simple and that's what makes ​him a great entrepreneur. He believes you have got to be crazy to be an entrepreneur. It is perhaps the most frustrating of tasks, utterly thankless and always chaotic! Per him, a CEO ought to be a people's person. Someone who thrives on helping people grow. Someone whose base role is to make themselves replaceable as early as possible and pick-up newer growth avenues for themselves and the company. He is popular as someone who means business when he does business but a true prankster when he is not. Kapil enjoys sleepless nights and crazy work hours and over years, he has mentored numerous people at and outside OMLogic and has helped them grow. Coming from a very humble background, Kapil has created OMLogic as one of most premium digital communications agency without raising a single penny from anywhere. His has been a true entrepreneurial journey.

​Independence – What does it mean for an individual?

​Independence – What does it mean for an individual?

If independence is the ability to do what you want, when you want and where you want, then let me start by breaking down the basic notion of independence for you. Are you really independent? Can you really be independent? Will you really want to be independent? Before everyone jumps to the obvious answer, I want you all to really think hard about it. “What does independence really mean to you?” Most decisions that you will ever make in your life will revolve around social interdependence (each and everyone around you), and it doesn’t really take your freedom away. You are ... Read More

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Your Customers Are Your Success Partners

Your Customers Are Your Success Partners

The higher the towers, the higher the chances of success - this notion rippled across India a few decades ago. The likes of Tatas, Birlas and Modis followed by the likes of Reliances are all we ever knew and aspired to be. However, thanks to the changing face of technology and innovation, all that has changed in a big way. Gone are the days when big, multi-storeyed buildings equalled to money-making machines. India has been built over big businesses becoming bigger. Entrepreneurship has been a strong word that has echoed over the last decade across various industries. The ability for new sm... Read More

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Mindfuck? What The Fuck Is That?

Mindfuck? What The Fuck Is That?

Let me first put this in context. The crisis that you see most people go through every so often, the stress and the unhappiness that most people have in their life and in things around them is called mindfuck. Whether its existential crisis or issues in relationships or some other seemingly missing aspect in most people’s life, the underlying theme is called mindfuck. So, what is the classic definition of mindfuck? Wikipedia describes Mindfuck as Psychological manipulation, a principle of discordianism. These words are definitely going to put someone in mindfuck if they already weren... Read More

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What’s In A Process?

What’s In A Process?

A process is a series of actions or steps taken in order to achieve a particular end. By definition a process should make working easier, replicable and take out potential misadventures or deviations. While this continues to be the objective, a prime need for the process is not to become a barrier. A process is prima facie meant to make the work more streamlined. In my experience, most processes fail on their rigidity. They fail when people start using them as an excuse to get out of work or as an excuse to not take responsibility. To be true to the process, never say ‘I won’t bec... Read More

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GST – Where It All Goes Wrong!

GST – Where It All Goes Wrong!

Goods and Services Tax – The biggest tax reform in India since independence! Conceptually, the best thing that could happen in a country laden with incredibly complicated tax structure. For a very long time I have been a strong proponent, till I saw chinks in the chain. Don’t get me wrong. It’s a great philosophy. It’s the right thing to do but for the implementation structure and the actual execution. It’s a classic case of the Indian politico ruining something good, just so they don’t lose votes. So, what’s wrong with GST: GST should have reduced the amount of Tax peop... Read More

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10 years, No Regrets

10 years, No Regrets

Today is reality day. 9th May. It has a very significant presence in my life. It’s the day when I decided on calling my new venture OMLogic. A company that has become a part of my life bigger than anything could ever be. OMLogic, the name, completes a decade of being, and its certainly time to reminisce. I still keep getting asked, mostly by people who find my decision disappointing and confusing, as to why I decided to move back to India. And I have given multiple different answers to them based on who was asking the question. Entrepreneurship bug, parents, Delhi life, kids are top amongst ... Read More

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E-commerce Is No Joke!

E-commerce Is No Joke!

E-commerce has lately become a keenly watched sector in India, especially with a handful of home-grown successful ventures being valued at billions of dollars. Likes of Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal have inspired many of us to join the e-commerce league of India. As easy as it seems, it isn’t one of the simpler businesses and definitely not the most lucrative one in the initial days. The business model involves an array of operations ranging from acquiring sellers, finding efficient logistic partners, raising funds and most importantly providing customer satisfaction without incurring lo... Read More

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