Category: strategy

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…

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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…

Eyes of the Buddha

In a stupa, there are giant pairs of eyes looking out from the four sides of the main tower known as Buddha eyes and wisdom eyes. The eyes of the…

Right time to start a business

Now. It’s the best time to start a business in Nepal. There are “problems” everywhere so there are plenty of “opportunities” everywhere. Entrepreneurs thrive on problems. The first movers are…

Energy

One of the best things a coordinator or organizer can do is to show an exuberant amount of energy to start the meeting. That energy will definitely rub off on…

Ask questions

Asking a lot of questions unlocks learning and improves interpersonal bonding as stated inThe Surprising Power of Questions on Harvard Business Review. There are so many benefits to asking questions…

The student

I consider myself a life long student. Being in school was just a chapter in my life. Grade school, middle school, high school, college, grad school. All these “traditional schools”…

Goal setting

Have you found yourself struggling to achieve your goals? Do you feel overwhelmed that you don’t have enough time to work on your goals? Do you put off working on…

The foundation

A lot of projects get started. Some big and some small. Yet, I believe the right team can make all the difference and the project’s foundation is very important. I…