Seasons change, times too.
8th August was such a day – witness to changing seasons – blessed with small raindrops.
It was also the day when Nasscom Emergeout was happening at Gurgaon.
I got an invite to attend, and decided…
India celebrates its independence day on 15th August. More than 6 decades ago on this day India attained freedom from British Rule. USA claimed its independence on 4th
July more than 2 centuries ago.
People celebrate Independence Day in…
You ask for the opportunity.
You ask for the chance.
It is already here. You just need to look up, look with right intent and look long enough.
Learn to use time and space well.
Space. Calm sets in when…
You need to open a book to read it.
Will help you read a book a week.
52 books in a year.
New ideas to write about.
Food for thought.
Fuel for rich discussions.
A new life…. who…
You need to put up a performance to succeed.
The size of the stage does not matter.
Practice matters – but not too much – if you do not show up.
If you are singer, stand up (or sit) and…
Do good to feel good.
It will serve you well.
It is also good for people around you.
One deed at a time, one person at a time.
Smile at people. Be nice to them, when you can.
The success of people
on the web fuels dreams.
Dreams that make you think that overnight success
This hardly is the case.
Even today – in the world of mobile, twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn – you need…
Good to charge more!
Why charge more?
Charge more to transform your cheap business
to a premium business.
It is a mindset thing.
I have listed below excuses that a “cheap business” owner gives – against not charging a premium
Laptop for less than $5, are you kidding me?
I ran a cheap business once.
It did not help me much.
I am happy to have learnt my lessons.
Sharing what I learnt so that you make changes when there…
Fear drives what we do.
It also drives what we do not do.
People stay stuck in a dead job because they think it is the best they can get.
People also leave jobs and jump on to entrepreneurial bandwagon…
Doesn’t matter how much money it is, it’s a lot-of-money!
Please note that it is not easy.
Will take some work and some changes in how you spend your time.
Some risk taking, not like jumping off a cliff, but
Next time when you;
– Log on to Twitter or Facebook to add to or consume what your friends have been up to
– Engage in mindless gossip
– Waste time thinking about your goals, projects rather than doing something…
When you start work on a project – there are 4 possible outcomes.
1. It turns out the way you want
2. It turns out better than you want
3. It does not turn out the way you want…
Holidays are great times to HAVE FUN, recuperate, reconnect with own self, think through actions, and work on plans. At least this is what it is supposed to be.
People, who are just getting back from a holiday, will have…
5 words for 2012
Every year I decide on 5 words as my guideposts.
In 2011, these 5 words were minimize, ship, love, act and help.
Life changes – with it perspectives and goals. My goals for 2012 are…