What has 2020 prepared us for?

I am writing this post on the eve of the new year, 2021. Years change every 365 days, and time keeps moving. Personally, I never give significance to the change of the year. Nothing changes with the change of year; all the celebration is just our way to deceive ourselves. At best, years, months, or any…More

What’s your Plan B?

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.…More

Question All Assumptions

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…More

Where do you want to reach

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…More

Always Choose Entrepreneurship

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…More

First, tell me – Why are you here

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…More

Red Magical Stone (Shh… that makes you a millionaire)

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…More

Elevators are getting faster

The biggest currency is not money, it’s attention. It’s particularly true in today’s world where everyone is fighting for our attention, from Social Media to News Channels to Politicians to Influencers. Their success depends on their ability to grab your attention and they can go to any extent to get that. Someday we will talk…More

Let your child be a child

Are you one of those parents who are worried about how your child will be ready to tackle challenges of the future? Are you also worried about how will your child get a job when technology will take over everything? I wouldn’t say your fears are unwarranted but trust me teaching them coding at the age of 6, including Data Models, Artificial Intelligence, Space Tech is not going to…More

Are we going all virtual?

The world has changed a lot in the past few months. Within a few months this pandemic has turned the world upside down. Everyone around the globe has got impacted. Whatever plans any of us had for the year, are tossed out. Not only it disturbed existing set-ups, but the prolonged nature of this pandemic…More