joy

Joy is subjective. It can be achieved by eating ice cream or meeting loved ones. Joy has no checklist or price tag associated. Have you seen a newborn child playing with their pet, parents with all eyes hooked on to their baby? Our never-ending expectation and desire to become popular has re-written the definition of […]

gatekeepers

Many jobs have a role of gatekeepers. It is a powerful role. Some get carried away with this newfound authority. It can be their inexperience, age or bias. The judgment of these gatekeepers makes or breaks an organization. If you are in one such job, be very rational and take judgment with logic. Your act […]

focus

Focus is the key virtue in running a successful enterprise. It takes a sec to lose focus or get carried away on some new idea. Having a core and sticking to it instead of pivoting over the advice of outsiders is a disaster for failure. Most of us in this era can easily get carried […]

Right

How do we know we are right? How do we know that our history is not dubious? How difficult it is to not have an opinion? Can we not see this world as it is? Why do we have to fight to prove our superiority on account of caste, creed, color, race or money? How […]

Buzzwords

I have lived through a decade of tech hype. I started coding with LOGO. Much has changed since then. Every 2-3 years I get to hear new buzzwords: virtualization, IaaS, SaaS, PaaS, Containers, federated, Docker, Bitcoin, Blockchain, serverless. I have my friend Ashish who has been running the same business of selling aluminum sheets in […]

famous

Why do we have this urge from within to be famous? It can be one being an influencer, thought leader or someone with many followers. Is it about feeling good or getting out and proving our worth to the world? The marketers are thriving on it. Making us feel vulnerable, our quest for being famous […]