I have been interacting with a lot of you as part of my Initiative Sangtani 1o1, where I allot half an hour of a personal meeting. In this meeting, we discuss your queries about career and life. I am still in the process of answering the initial set of requests, but few themes are emerging. … Continue reading What’s your Plan B?
This week I am sharing with you an email question I got and my reply to that. I received this question after the last newsletter, which made me think. I am sharing it more broadly if it can help someone else. Here is a summarized version of the question before we get into the reply … Continue reading Question All Assumptions
This world is full of information, data, and facts. Once you switch on your TV or log into social networking websites (apps), you encounter tons of information, articles, tips, news, stories, quotes, pictures, videos, etc. I am part of that group that shares those. There is much more information than you can grasp in this … Continue reading Where do you want to reach
Dear Students, When you are completing your education, it's natural to be confused about the next steps. Entrepreneurship is a buzzword these days and none of us can avoid the temptation of being an entrepreneur. Today it's celebrated as Government Jobs was once celebrated in our society. I know there is no comparison but back … Continue reading Always Choose Entrepreneurship
A few weeks back I wrote about the problem of reducing attention span. We also talked about why it’s becoming essential for all of us to learn the skill to get and retain attention. This skill is one of the differentiators for success in the workplace. If you are starting with this article, I would … Continue reading First, tell me – Why are you here
One day a laborer was sitting tired outside his home. He had enough of scolding from his employer and was tired of carrying bricks at the construction site. He was thinking about how to change his situation. Suddenly a golden chariot stopped in front of him. It was a magnificent chariot. A wealthy-looking Seth in … Continue reading Red Magical Stone (Shh… that makes you a millionaire)
Let me start my speech with one of my favorite quotes. Between Stimulus and Response, there is a space. In that space lies our freedom and our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our happiness. This is from famous book Man's Search for Meaning by Victor Frankl This is … Continue reading That Space….
Let me take you to a remote Village of India. The Village was in hills of Himalayas. One small river separate it from Main Road to nearby city. On that river there was small bridge which Villagers used to go city. One night there was heavy rain. When next morning everyone wake up, they found … Continue reading It?s all about Contribution
I usually write articles based on my experience of CA studies, teaching CA students and observing many CA students. I do receive lot of comments from CA students who find these useful. Once in a while I get query about problems a particular student is facing. I thought I could help some of you one … Continue reading Let’s Plan
Life is all about finding a way. It's never easy, it doesn't come with an instruction manual, there are no set paths, paths are created by walking. This is a small incident about finding a way around your circumstances. There are things you can't change about yourself, your environment, your conditions. You need to accept … Continue reading Paths are created by walking