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We Need Everyone

“What is your biggest asset?”, if we ask any team lead this question; their answer almost unanimously is “a strong team”. When we divulge bit deeper into the answer and try and understand what this strong team is all about, roughly it is defined as something like this. A team that has excellent, meticulous performers […]

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Small Good Vs Small Bad: Take away from Atomic Habits Part 1

Imagine you are flying from Los Angeles to New York City. If a pilot leaving from LAX adjusts the heading just 3.5 degrees south, you will land in Washington D.C., instead of New York. Such a small change is barely noticeable at the takeoff- the nose of the plane just moves a few feet – […]

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Knower or Learner

“I know it”; this is a very generously used phrase. We claim to know almost anything and everything ranging from results of a sports tournament, fall of a government, decision made by someone after lot of thinking. Though mostly this phrase lacks sincerity and seriousness; it tells something significant about our chances of learning and […]

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Matters of Discipline

The word discipline always rings the attention alarm in our memory. Discipline is supposed to take care of the orderliness in the word. Along with this another significant attribute that is associated with discipline is its application to the outside. When we read discipline in our personal context we correlate it with the demeanor which […]

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Everyone has their own battles

Listening to the TED talk “12 things l learned from life and writing” by Anne Lamott has always been a great experience. Whenever I listen to it, it gives me a chance to giggle and also ponder. The entire 15 mins talk touches many aspects of life and offers you the checklist to look around. […]

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Quest for Acceptance

In her Ted Talk “When do kids start to care about other people’s opinion?” psychologist Sara Valencia Botto speaks about her study done on children to get the answer to her question. Remarkably the results of her study are something that we all will find astonishing. The study found that kids as early as in […]

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Poems

What you intend to

Good morning beaming with a smileAttending to people for a whileDoes not show you are happyIt shows you know how to be happy A shoulder to unburden a heavy heartPair of ears to listen to the painful partDoes not show you are free of worryIt shows you understand the burden of worry Listening to thoughts […]

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Childhood

Hearts are pure and feelings are deep,Laughter and giggles fly and creep Innocent eyes and mischievous lips,Energetic legs with dancing hips Lot to create and much to explore,Canvas of life has rainbow colour No greed to climb the ladder,No sham to accept the falter No fear of any fence,No ego to feel any offense Childhood […]

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Introspection

“What about your closet, Vihaan?“, I enquired when my son claimed he is done with his room cleaning.“Who is going to look inside the closet mom, I have cleared and arranged everything that is outside and visible. The room gives a appreciable and tidier look, you may have a look please”; he answered convincingly.The incident […]

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नारी

जिसके आंचल के प्यार में सुख संसार समायाजिसके संकल्प के दम से यम भी घबराया जिसकी चंचल शौखियां रंग अनेक बिखराएजिसकी अदाऐं हर दिल की धङकन बन जाए जिसको अबला, बोझ, बन्धन माने ये दुनियावो गिर कर उठी, मुस्कुराती गईअपने लिए नये रास्ते बनाती गई