Tag Archives: life

‘You Are a Herd of Donkeys because…’

We can all see how silly it was for the leader of the free world (no pun intended) to misread the call for ‘no reason to be alarmed’ by the London mayor; but we fail to realize that we do this very thing in matters most important.  Continue reading

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Being Positive W/O Being Unrealistic

Defining optimism and charting a route to achieve it. Practical tips to be more positive in and about life. Continue reading

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Regular or Large?

Told to buy small glasses of fresh juice I hurried towards the vendor. After giving my flavors the sales representative asked me: Regular or Large? And I said Regular. It took me minutes to realize (well, you may say I’m … Continue reading

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Here and Now vs. There and Then

Many of us are waiting. For things to change, for our location to change (immigration), for a better job offer, for a better degree, for another chance, for something to happen. There is nothing wrong with waiting, unless you believe … Continue reading

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Vision: Purpose, Values & Goals – #100Words

‘Vision has become one of the most overused – and least understood – words in the language.’ – Built To Last Yet living (an individual or corporate) life without a clearly defined vision is like driving in fog to an … Continue reading

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Emotional Investment Portfolio

Diversification is the safety net in the uncertain world of business. Be it product portfolios of FMCG giants, industries tapped by conglomerates or investment portfolios of fund managers, diversification is the golden rule. But the knowledge worker many a times … Continue reading

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Do you really have to save the world?

In movies we see heroes, and super heroes. They save the world, galaxies, even the universe at times. In sports and advertisements we see sport icons and super models breaking records, reaching new heights of achievements and luxury and glamour. In … Continue reading

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