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Our Story Connecting Visions
More often than not, in sports, when a performance that is extraordinary needs to be expressed, the word ‘scintillating’ is invariably used by all the pundits. As anatural result of our interest in all sport, we attempted to decode the ‘scintillating’ from every performance, its magic moments, its technicalities and the skills displayed by players in achieving the improbable and at times the seemingly impossible. We found that the three ‘I's intrinsic to every ‘scintillating’performance are always to invent, innovate and inspire. They have, since then, become the benchmarks of everything we do.
In our endeavour, to improve performance, to perfect skills, and to create a scientific training/learning of the art of sport play, we went from ushering in cutting edge technology to provide never before solutions and then to inspire even the best players.
It has been a truly scintillating experience, so far. And now that we know how
to create magic, we
don’t intend to stop
Collaborative To envision new possibilities that’ll surpass the common predetermined goals.
Courageous To deliver cost-effective and cutting edge creativity that adds value.
Creative To take the less travelled path and go in search of path-breaking ideas.
Caring To nurture the brand as true custodians and foster its growth.
Be Happy Happiness at work
Some of our people spend their entire working lives in Smart Cricket Global LTD. We try to make it a stimulating and happy experience. We put this first, believing that superior service to our clients depends on the high morale of our team.
Be Responsible Taking the ownership
We help them make the best of their talents. We invest an awful lot of time in training and sharing knowledges.
Be Honest Honest to the core
We like people who are honest. Honest in argument, honest with clients, honest with suppliers, honest with the company — and above all, honest with consumers.
Be Human Being more human
We treat our people as human beings. We help them when they are in trouble — with their jobs, with illnesses, with emotional problems.
Be Proud Take your pride in work
We admire people who speak their minds. At the same time we admire people who listen more than they talk, and make a real effort to understand views that differ from their own. Honesty is a virtue; arrogance is not.
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Karan M Pai
Chief Operating Officer
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