Good times must come to an end. Well, true indeed, for if they continue forever, then we won’t be mortals anymore bound to suffer in this world! Tough times much like an economic cycle come in every individual’s life. It is during such times that the ambit of optimism shrinks and choices recede like flood [...]
Yesterday evening staring at the sky blankly, I observed that it was almost spotless except for a few clouds. Nothing great but then I thought as to how often do we get time to wonder and observe things around us? More often than not, it is the grind of our professional and personal commitments which [...]
The other day, I came across a unique book of its kind on management. The book written by S. M Veerappan and T. Srinivasan talks about how Thirukural provides several valuable tips on Management principles. Before moving further, lets throw some light on what is Thirukural?
For all managers and budding managers, Spencer Johnson and Ken Blanchard present a book with some valuable tips on management skills. The book called ” the One Minute Manger”, talks about how we as managers need to take a minute out of our day and look into the faces of people we manage. In other [...]
Many of us today are caught in a fierce struggle in our work life where we go through several bouts of stress, pressures and precarious decision making hinged on ethics. Swami Vivekananda has some pearls of wisdom which could be well applicable to the work culture of today’s corporate world.
The youth of today in India are finding themselves under severe pressure to perform and stay at par with their friends at academics, sports and other activities. The reason being parents pushing them to excel in every little thing they undertake, even in their hobbies! This sense of competition takes its toll in the ling [...]
Management nowadays hold the key to an individuals success. It could be at different levels- professional, personal, emotional etc. It might not be possible to manage everything but you could try doing that in a few spheres. The reason for this being that you are responsible for everything that happens in your life. So, it [...]
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes. –Norman Vincent PealeIn this fast changing world, one attribute that can ‘make’ or ‘break’ lives is attitude. Yes, I say, it is not riches or wealth but attitude as it holds the key to all types of success, riches, wealth and prosperity in life!
How good is your sleep? This is a million dollar question faced by all those individuals who work late in office or are burdened with loads of work and responsibility. This question is also of great significance to all the IT professionals who spend most of their time sitting and staring their computer monitors! The [...]
Our mind is like an ocean always occupied by different thoughts and ideas. Just think about it, have you ever for an instant ever stopped thinking on a problem / issue or topic? Well, I guess not and that pretty much brings out what I mean!