Hiranya Samarasekera, Vice President – Engineering at Sysco LABS provides an interesting overview of the restaurant industry from an economics standpoint.
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
There is no argument that technology has changed our lives enormously over the last half century. It is also true that the pace of that change has accelerated over every decade in the same time frame. We should fully expect this change and acceleration to continue to happen in the future. As a business leader
Why Impromptu Speech? People always come across situations where they need to be able to deliver an impromptu speech with little or no advance notice. It can be a quick demo of a product to your clients, or a project status update to the upper management. Although these are ad-hoc situations require you to deliver
Microservices is a hot (and a hotly debated) topic. Asiri Liyanage, Senior Software Architect at Sysco Labs, speaks about what it means to adopt Microservices in an organization and how to decide if it’s the right fit for you. In the below video, he walks us through the following topics: Common architectural patterns Growing pains –
TL;DR The marketing and entertainment industry spends trillions of dollars a year to try to capture your attention. In order to do this, they employ many tactics on the content platform level as well as in the actual content itself. The side effects of these tactics are negative effects on a person’s brain and
What defines a company is the success story which came from it. Every company states that the customer is always the number one priority, but in the modern world of business, many organizations have proven to be ready and willing to go that extra mile for each and every one of their customers. In this
The CAKE Premier League happened on the 28th February and it was very exciting! All four tribes put in their best efforts, making the series very competitive, while the food, drinks and families of our CAKEsters gave the event a great atmosphere. We wish to congratulate Monkey Business on winning the cup, Thundercats for coming runners-up and
Leapset celebrated the official opening of the newly refurbished Leapset Glen Aber office on Friday the 13th with a barbecue held in conjunction with the Grand finale of the Leapset Pool Tournament. The pictures of the opening party can be viewed here.
Leapset officially opened the ‘Leapset CSE Lounge’ at the University of Moratuwa’s Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Department today; a milestone in our relationship with Sri Lanka’s premier technological university. The lounge is fully equipped space designed to facilitate brainstorming and creativity amongst the students. Leapset will also be hosting tech talks, guest lectures and workshops