Category: experience

The Sixth Man: A Memoir

Just found out that Andre Iguodala, the sixth man of the NBA champions Golden State Warriors has a book “The Sixth Man” coming out on June 25, 2019. Andre Iguodala…

Sightseeing with a guide

For almost all of my travelling journey domestically and internationally, I did not consider using a travel guide. I overlooked the value that a travel guide can bring to my…

Beautiful travel quotes

Travel makes one modest, you see what a small place you occupy in the world. Travel opens your heart, broadens your mind and fills your life with stories to tell.…

Some valuable wisdom…

I love this paragraph from Phil Knight’s Shoe Dog. It’s about the time when he wrote about the long-term prospects of Blue Ribbon and how he saw the future. “This…

Awareness

The dictionary definition of awareness is the quality or state of being aware: knowledge and understanding that something is happening or exists. As I got older (I’m not that old!), I’ve come…

All talk, no action

Once upon a time, I used to follow rap and hiphop music almost religiously. I grew up in New York City and was influenced by the rap and hiphop culture.…

Beyond startup leadership

The entrepreneur starts out with an idea. He/she takes that idea, executes it, and makes things happen. There’s so much action in an startup environment. As the startup begins to…

Relationship economy

Some markets are very small and having good relationships with the key players means access and success. It’s best to know the right people who move the needle. You could…

The reflection

Even the best preparation can sometimes not be enough to achieve the results you wanted. There are things that are out of your control. Other times, you know you could…

Mentorship

I strongly believe in mentorship. Mentors are people who can help you grow personally or professionally. I have been extremely lucky to have some amazing mentors. Mentorship is even more…

Words have power

Our words have value when we do as promised. They have value when we communicate if we cannot do as promised. They have less value when we do something other…

Giving feedback

In our Nepali culture, we give utmost priority to relationships and always want to be in “good terms” with our colleagues, elders, relatives etc. In the professional setting, we often…

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…

Say Yes!

Derek Sivers, an entrepreneur and musician shared several life changing experiences in an interview with Tim Ferriss. Derek shares a story of when he was 18 and played in a…

Himalayan City Hunt 2019

Excited to be part of Nepal’s first Himalayan City Hunt 2019. We participated as a team from Fusemachines Nepal. There were four teams. Results coming soon.

How to be happy

According to science, there are certain ways that can help you become more happy. To name a few: give yourself a confidence boost, build a growth mindset for happiness, make…