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The Importance Of Setting The Right Expectations

Let me start this with another Mulla Nasruddin tale: Mulla Nasruddin was walking by a market when his friend told him about the great fair happening in the city hall and how everyone is going to see it..
Story Of The Shopping Cart And The Secret To Spreading Ideas

Story Of The Shopping Cart And The Secret To Spreading Ideas

Have you ever thought of how and when the modern day shopping cart was created? The story of the creation of shopping carts starts with Walter Deubner. He was running…
Right Data at the Right Time to the Right People

Right Data at the Right Time to the Right People

Today I was traveling from Bangalore to Mumbai on an airline. I had a upgrade voucher that I used and got upgraded to Business Class.
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First Step In Solving Any Problem: A Lesson Delivered By Mulla Nasruddin

Let me tell you one of the many inimitable stories of Mulla Nasruddin. A man had fallen between the rails in…
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What I Learnt About Engagement From My Son And His Friends

We had planned a small new year eve party at our home. We had invited a few of my 10 year old son’s friends and our neighbors to the party. The plan was simple – Play some games, eat
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When Does True Learning Happen? [VIDEO]

Imagine that you are a piano virtuoso and are  invited to play  in a series of live concerts all through summer in a different country. So, what do you do? You practice your part diligently and are excited and ready to…
What Do Great Entrepreneurs Do?

What Do Great Entrepreneurs Do?

I was reading Seth’s new book – What to do when its your turn and came across the section, where…
Personal Focus In A Word For 2015

Personal Focus In A Word For 2015

I read on Mitch Joel’s blog about the concept of 3 words in a year that Chris Brogan…
25 Insanely Interesting People I Came Across In 2014

25 Insanely Interesting People I Came Across In 2014

One of the goals that I had for 2014 was to discover new people and learn from new sources. I must say that I…
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Self Appraisal: A Year Gone By

I started the year 2014 by announcing publicly my goals for 2014. You can find them here. I now wanted to reflect on the year gone by and do a…