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Forget The Trivial Focus

We are all going to die, all of us. That alone should make us work together, love each other – seek to make each other’s time here on earth just a little more fun, pleasant and bearable but it doesn’t. We are terrorized and flattened by trivialities. We are eaten…..

First Principles Thinking For Innovation

Top two tips from  Elon Musk: –Actively seek out and listen to negative feedback –Reason with first Principles rather than by analogy. Boil things down to the most fundamental truths then reason up from there (see details below) In Silicon Valley it’s often common to pitch by comparing our products,…..

Time & The Art Of Stress-free Productivity

Time is precious. You don’t have enough time to do everything in the world. Spend your time on the things that matter. Time is perishable, once passed can not be recovered. You can not save it or turn the clock back. It is irreversible, irreplaceable –  when gone is gone for ever. Take care of…..

Life Is Too Short To Wait

Life is too short to wait! Life wasn’t always glamorous. Somewhere splattered throughout the cosmos are a lot of broken hearts, lost dreams, crushed hopes, flat tires, scraped knees and late night buckets of ice cream. Tear-stained t-shirts mark the track of time where “Dear John” letters, cards offering condolences…..

The Train Of Life

I found this quite inspiring and I hope you like it. Life is like a journey on a train, with its stations, changes of routes, starts and stops! At birth we boarded the train and met our parents. We blieve they will always travel on our side. However, at some…..

Today

Today is a brand new day. A fresh start. An opportunity to replace any negativity with positivity, think happy thoughts, exercise, go for a run or do some sit ups, drink lots of water, fill the body with fuel. Today is a day to inspire, create, laugh, love, play… give…..

Reach Out And Touch

It’s not a cute kitten puppy. John worked at a meat distribution factory. One day, when he finished with his work schedule, he went into the meat cold room (freezer) to inspect something but in a moment of bad luck, the door closed and he was locked inside with no…..

Do You Want To Go Fast Or Far?

Nice line from Ratan Tata’s Lecture- If u want to Walk Fast,  Walk Alone But  if u want to Walk Far, Walk Together….

Deliver Bad News Upfront

Bad news isn’t wine. It doesn’t improve with age.” Selling ideas is an important part of getting things done. However often we skim over important details particularly bad news or negative insight we think will sully the positive. American Express OPEN Forum has a handful of tips to consider. Here’s…..

How We Spend Our Days Is How We Spend Our Lives

Why Routines Are Important: They Defend Against Chaos & Whim   In this age of endless distraction, the best offense is a great defense. If you don’t have a daily schedule in place that carves out time for your most important work, an endless dribble of emails and interruptions and…..