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Smart Decision Making & Managing Oneself

Articles 16 January 2018

In this session, Vice President – Engineering at Sysco LABS, Hiranya Samarasekera provides valuable insights about decision making, leadership and managing oneself. In ‘Smart Decision Making’, he covers common traps which include the sunk cost fallacy; and estimating and forecasting traps such as the recall-ability bias, before moving on to big decision making, and how

Shanil Fernando

Faces of Leapset – Shanil Fernando

Sysco LABS 29 April 2014

The Faces of Leapset  is a series of videos profiling the Leaders of the Leapset team. The work they do, and the passions that drive them. First up in the series is Shanil Fernando, Leapset’s MD Sri Lanka and SVP Engineering. Shanil is the master of getting stuff done. He sets the pace and makes sure

Maharagama Boys Home Visit

Sysco LABS 18 February 2014

As part of Leapset’s corporate social responsibility outreach here in Colombo, we have been working together with the Ceylon Child Protection Society to improve the IT learning facilities at the Maharagama Boys home. The facility is home to over 30 kids, between the ages of 4 and 16, who due to varying circumstances have no

Sri Lanka’s First Innovation Summit

Sysco LABS 8 October 2013

Sri Lanka’s first Innovation Summit took place recently, at the Kingsbury Hotel in Colombo. The forum, organized by the Echelon Magazine and Channel 1 News, saw some of the countries best innovators take to the stage to discuss what drives innovation, and how Sri Lankan businesses can facilitate innovative. Among the speakers was Leapset’s head

Are Laptops Doomed

Are Laptops Doomed?

Sysco LABS 15 August 2013

Every time I boot my notebook up to get some work done (or undone), I can’t help but ask this question to myself. Now before I go into why laptops should be damned (if they are not already doomed), let’s try to understand how and why these devices became so popular at one point of

Megamind 2012

Sysco LABS 15 August 2013

1.      IT and BPO brains show off their knowledge          at ‘Megamind 2012’             The trivia quiz organized by SLASSCOM and co-sponsored by         Leapset sees over 40 teams competing   2.    Leapset Co-Sponsors ‘Megamind 2012’ As the local brains behind IT and BPO brains show off their trivial knowledge. 13th August 2012, Colombo:

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