We worked on a project for a client, who remunerated us handsomely; ’we’ being three young freelancers and me. All was good the first month. Everyone, including the client, was happy. Then, things went south. My business venture ran into troubled waters and demanded all my time. I hoped the team would continue to work … Read moreWait Till Monday
Here’s an old Indian mythological story that has fascinated me since years. One day, Narada muni asked Lord Vishnu, “Why is the statue of Garuda (Vishnu’s eagle and vehicle) placed in your temples? Why not mine? Am I not your greatest devotee?” Before Vishnu could answer, a crash was heard outside the main gate of … Read moreHow to become A Lieutenant-in-Command at Work?
You want your cities clean and green; stick to Delhi. You want your cities, rich and impersonal; go to Bombay. You want them high-tech and full of draught beer; Bangalore’s your place. But if you want a city with a soul: come to Calcutta. — HT Journalist
Being productive is a disease and you got to be SICK and MORE SICK everyday and you never graduate because life is a set of never-ending INTERESTING challenges.
How college loans exploit students for profit “Once upon a time in America,” says professor Sajay Samuel, “going to college did not mean graduating with debt.” Today, higher education has become a consumer product — costs have skyrocketed, saddling students with a combined debt of over $1 trillion, while universities and loan companies make massive … Read morePowerful Question & Thoughts About Higher Education
The use of e-mail in corporate culture is ubiquitous. I rarely get letters anymore. Even phone calls are uncommon. But I get scores of e-mail messages every day. Yet, I am continually surprised at how people often misuse this medium. Therefore, I would like to humbly offer up 18 suggestions for better e-mail communication and … Read moreHow to use Email Responsibly & Effectively
Words are hard. Whether you’re a published author or just getting started with blogging, it’s not always easy to string words together in a way that makes sense, sounds good, and makes the reader feel something. But every marketer should be able to write — and, more importantly, every marketer can write. It’s just a matter of finding the … Read moreThe 34 Best Tools for Improving Your Writing Skills
For years I struggled with my daily routines and making myself productive. The goal was to make money by investing EFFECTIVE time in business, make time to spend with family for better relationships and nurturing a habit to spend time with me to stay healthy. It was really a daunting task while growing on the ladder and wearing … Read more3 Important Levers to Stay Productive, Healthy & Better Relationship
Top Books under $20 that Makes your smarter in the world No book makes your smarter. But it will get you over the top on anything. 1. The 5 Elements of Effective Thinking by Edward B. Burger “Fail nine times. The next time you face a daunting challenge, think to yourself, ‘In order for me to resolve … Read moreBest Ever Books under $20 that Makes you smarter in the world
If your customer says your products are too expensive, here is what you need to say. You need to understand why people buy something. “There is a big difference between selling your cost vs selling your values.” says Vinni Balyan, the founder of a green India startup Bonsai Plants in India Abana Homes. In this … Read moreA Perfect Sales Pitch to Sell even if you’re expensive