Posts for : April 2019

I & We

“You want to hear “I” when things don’t go well. You want to hear “We” when things do go well.” Golden State Warriors General Manager Bob Myers stated as he…

Until it’s done

The risk takers love the challenge. Sometimes the “challenge” is handed to them; other times they chase the challenge. While the risk takers are busy chasing the challenge/opportunity, the other…

Read more

In 2011, The Annual Review of Psychology said that reading triggers our mirror neurons and opens up the parts of our brains responsible for developing empathy, compassion, and understanding. Reading makes you…

Pay to Quit

The policy goes like this. A new employee joins Zappos and then he or she is provided a four week training. Zappos then offers the new employee money for the…

Opportunity cost

There’s an opportunity cost to every activity (or non-activity). As I’m writing this, I’m not on social media, talking with my friends, or reading a book etc. I’m giving this…

Bigger than yourself

The lucky ones among us have the opportunity to achieve our goals and live our dreams. The same opportunity, environment, situation might not be same for everyone. I believe it’s…

Move the needle

Every day is an opportunity to move the needle. To make an impact. To make your work slightly better than yesterday. A lot of times we leave the important stuff…

The crazy ones

Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They’re not fond of rules. And…