I have been reflecting on the subject ‘What is the concept of business and why does all commerce exist ?”. If we look around most of the time of the human race in the world as we see today revolves around the idea of ‘Money’ . ‘Money’ is central to everything, things we can buy , things we can experience, status , power even health … Continue reading DROP YOUR AGENDA TO FULFIL YOUR AGENDA!
I had the fear of flying, the fear would begin when I boarded a flight and if there was turbulence I would be in an internal mess . I have seen panic attacks after I saw a close relative pass away suddenly with a massive heart attack. After the incident, I would land up in ERs at night with breathlessness , I was told that … Continue reading HOW I GOT OVER MY FEARS
Nithya Shanti a close friend had organised a session with BSR Coach a highly successful YouTuber . As a marketeer I am always keen to learn and took up this opportunity. BSR started making YouTube videos because he was not confident and came from a vernacular medium school. This was his way of getting over that fear of speaking . He started with a goal … Continue reading HOW BSR COACH GOT 1 MILLION SUBSCRIBERS IN ONE YEAR
“Good morning sir , wish you a good day.” Wished a street sweeper while on morning walk in a new city. I was taken aback , I don’t even know him and I was here just for a day. Yet his wish made my morning and day . I wished him back. There are many street sweepers that I would come across during my morning … Continue reading IT DOES NOT MATTER WHAT YOU DO FOR WORK !
Be you,everyone else is taken. This one step can be liberating.
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“I am getting a better salary , so I want to leave.” Any other reason “No, it’s just the salary, I am happy otherwise.” I have heard this often in my three decades of career in the corporate world and startups I was a part of. There is nothing wrong in wanting a higher salary . But I have seen that such individuals don’t go … Continue reading WHAT CAN I GET ? WHAT CAN I GIVE ?
Organisation cultures are built around stories,founders have stories, organisations have stories,employees have stories, clients have storiescommunities you work in have stories, there are stories around work you do , impact you make in the world. Tell your stories , because stories cut through communication clutter , stories touch hearts , stories are remembered and stories are passed on . Stories mean business. Organisations don’t buy … Continue reading EVERY ORGANISATION HAS MANY STORIES , TELL YOUR STORIES
Many times I noticed I would hold back , not take a step to live my dreams , because of fear . “What will happen if “ is the biggest falsehood that kills dreams . “What will happen if it does not work out ?” and “what will they think?” stops many from taking the steps to live their dreams. Finally we all die , … Continue reading FINALLY WE ALL DIE , SO WHAT ARE YOU AFRAID OF ?
Last year this time on this day of new year 2020 I was at a party with my wife. There was some news about lockdown in a far off place in China . No one in their wildest dreams could have predicted what was to follow. The world came to a halt , literally , everything stopped as the pandemic spread. Lives were being lost … Continue reading DON’T TAKE THIS DAY FOR GRANTED
2020 has been a year like none before, a year when the world stopped. There are a few things I learnt that I cannot forget. 1. THE UNIMAGINABLE CAN AND WILL HAPPEN : No one could have ever predicted that the world will grind to a halt. One cannot control external events in life one can control how one responds to those events. 2. HUMANS … Continue reading REFLECTING ON 2020