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What goes around …

I was reading this delightful anecdote in one of Osho’s books today morning. We don’t know if its true, but its still a great anecdote and the overall meaning definitely holds true. As many of us are aware that the Mughal Emperor Akbar had nine “gems” in his court – […]

The many shades of blue !

Since its a Monday morning and all my friends working in the corporate world will be dressed in some shade of blue I wanted to share my “Monday” dressing too to keep them company. Ok, will share my kinda white too in another post … The American corporate world’s “power […]

Interruptions !

Yesterday when I started writing a blog, my mom asked me for something and I couldn’t tell her where that stuff was kept. I had to stop writing and get up to search for it. I completely lost my train of thought and it took me a good half hour […]

Prep is critical …

Yesterday, a Club Mahindra executive called to say she is the assigned holiday planner for us and wanted to know our plans for sight seeing. I told her that we have our own plans and that we were actually here to do some work and not do the sight seeing […]

The Abilene Paradox

I got this as a forward on WhatsApp and I am reproducing parts of it – I find the concept fascinating and would love for the readers of my blog to contribute their thoughts as well. *The Abilene Paradox* What is the Abilene Paradox ? Prof. Jerry Harvey calls it […]

The entitled employee

He joined a year back and was rated as “meets expectation” on his appraisal and he is fuming … She joined four years back, was promoted in the first year to senior processor and then she won several awards, was hoping each year to be promoted to a frontline team […]

The “entitled”

The first thing I saw on Facebook today which got my attention was this picture and what it says – My respect for Jackie Chan went up several notches because even if he does just 50% of what he says, he would set a great example for his son and […]