How good is your memory? If I could make one wish that would turn true, I would wish for good health. If I was granted an extra wish as a bonus, I’d seek a good memory. I have an average memory. But I’ve memorable experiences with those who forget nothing. Make that almost nothing. JustContinue reading “How Your Memory Can Be Memorable For Others?”
Do you find yourself stuck in the past? You feel your best years and achievements have passed you by. You rewind and replay some of those golden moments frequently. And you keep talking about the past much more than the present. Nothing wrong with reliving some of the best moments in one’s life, once inContinue reading “Why You Shouldn’t Live In the Past?”
Ever wondered why we have Superman but not Superwoman? We’ve grown up hearing, reading, and watching stories about Superman, Batman, Spiderman, etc. There are other equivalents too in different languages. But all/most are male. Why? The answer is simple. They are fictitious. The real heroes are women. They don’t wear capes. They don’t scale skyscrapers.Continue reading “Can a Woman Do It? Time to Bust This Myth”
Are you someone who just can’t help being late? I received a hollering of a lifetime, a month into my first job. I have never been screamed at in the same manner at any other time in my professional career. It taught me an invaluable lesson that has helped me ever since – SHOW UPContinue reading “Be On Time: A Lesson I Learnt Early by Being Late”
Have you been rejected in a job interview because you didn’t shake hands firmly, sat cross-legged, or didn’t speak confidently? If yes, thank your stars. Any organisation that decides on the basis of these parameters doesn’t deserve you. Too much importance is ascribed to such factors which don’t merit much. Body language may matter inContinue reading “Why be Judgemental over Trivia During a Job Interview?”
A week ago, I received a message on LinkedIn from a reader. She was inspired by my post on how Mrs. Praveen Sharma had defied all odds when adversity struck her. She mentioned how she relived every incident when she read the piece. She had experienced loss deeply. She knew how much it hurt. IContinue reading “Love, Loss & Life After: How Chaitali Picked Up the Pieces”
You are stuck. You’re on the wrong side of 40, struggling to find a job. Circumstances had forced you to quit your previous job. And now every employer you’ve sent your resume to doesn’t want to touch you with a barge pole. If you find yourself in this position, you are not alone. More andContinue reading “Where Do You Stand If You’re 40+ And Looking For A Job?”
How much did your school and college education impact and influence you? How useful has your learning in school and college been later in your life? Not really. That’s the short answer in my case. When I hear others crediting their alma mater for how they have turned out, it feels good to know. I‘dContinue reading “Does School & College Education (As We Know It) Really Matter?”
Do you feel your time’s up in your current workplace? Does it appear you’ve hit a dead-end and there’s nothing you can do to salvage the crisis? And the best recourse is to look out for an opportunity elsewhere. I felt the same many years ago. My story may help if you are there now. OrContinue reading “From Dismal to Delight in 3 Months, How Things Turn Around?”
Hey, do you write: a blog, article, or even journal regularly? If not, you don’t know what you’re missing. It’s a fulfilling experience at best. At the least, it can be relaxing. I know because I am living it. In a short time, it has had a profound impact on my state of mind andContinue reading “Why You Should Write Now if You Aren’t Already?”
The finest die young. God seeks their company as much as we do. One such soul left us on 31st May, 2022. He was born as Krishnakumar Kunnath and immortalised as KK. A rare talent who scintillated the audience with his songs. And chose to stay away from the limelight off stage. He did whatContinue reading “From One KK to Another, the Magic That Will Live Forever”
Do you struggle with your temper?
Do you want to conquer this handicap?
What can you do if you are passing on anger to your children?
What’s the difference, you may wonder? How many bosses have you had so far? And how many of them have demonstrated leadership through their thoughts and action? While I let you reflect for a few moments and do the math, consider this statement of fact: All leaders can be bosses. But not all bosses areContinue reading “You Feel You’re a Leader by Assuming Charge of a Team. Think Again, you may Just Be a Boss”
Have you faced a situation where a seemingly good thing wasn’t so good in the long run? When all that glittered, you discovered later, was not gold. Me too. My story will tell you how the best intentions of my parents and school authorities did not unfold as desired. Does Double Promotion Help? Parents feelContinue reading “What You Should Consider When You Decide Your Child’s Future?”
As a child, did you know what you wanted to be when you grow up? Did your life pan out as you had envisaged? Did you admire or envy those who knew exactly what they wanted to be and charted their path as per the plan? I don’t know about you. But life unfolded forContinue reading “When You Plan, Prepare but Life Has Other Ideas”
Have you put your hat in the ring when the stakes are sky-high? Where a wrong move can cost your job. Ever heard it’s not worth risking years of hard-earned reputation? I had, too. But I did not pay heed to it. The story dates back seven years. The Meeting That Defined the Future IContinue reading “High Stakes, Play Safe Vs No Risk, No Gain: How Do You Choose?”
Have you felt temporarily incapacitated by the sudden loss of a family member – the sole breadwinner of the household? It was the time when you felt as if the ground below your feet had begun to slip. It appeared as if it was all over. Life had stopped and the resume button did notContinue reading “How To Make Lemonade When Life Gives You Lemons? Praveen Aunty Lived the Experience & Paved the Way”
Have you been in a position where you almost gave up: when you were ready to pack up and leave your city of work because you no longer had the means to support yourself and your family? My friend Gaurav has been there and almost did that. His story will evoke diverse emotions: despair, failure,Continue reading “Life Tested Gaurav To See If He Can, He Believes You Can Too”
Discovering that you have a life-threatening disease can be severely traumatic.
When you are blessed with good health, you take it for granted. You seldom value it.
Till things go wrong.
Then, you struggle to deal with it. Why me, you ask yourself, and others around you. You cringe, cry, and creep into depression.
None of this is unnatural. The bulk of humanity responds in this manner.
Not if you are Rajneesh Singh.
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I see, I think. I hear, I think. I read, I think. Sometimes I write. Would love to know what you think
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