La familia :)

I still remember that day in July 2002. I was to leave for the US in a month.It had been an expensive affair – paying for the exams, visa, books.We were completely out of money. And I needed overcoats.Michigan is a really cold place. No one we knew had spare...

Underrated productivity hack

Here is an underrated productivity hack: Put all tasks on your calendar Build the habit of using a calendar.And then put EVERYTHING on the calendar. Not just meetings and work tasks.BirthdaysWorkoutsRemindersDaily routineFamily eventsBills to be paidEven free time...

The fondest memories

In 2002, I was to leave for the US in a month.It had been an expensive affair – paying for the exams, visa, books.We were completely out of money. And I needed overcoats.Michigan is a really cold place. No one we knew had spare overcoats.┬áHeck, no one even wore...

The best use of school and college

Most of us hate school and college.For understandable reasons.We apparently do not learn anything that will be helpful in practical life. However, school and college teach us an important concept of life: of HOW to learn. That understanding of how to learn, teaches...

How to deal with distractions

Keep a distraction note book Use Pomodoro timer. 25 minutes of work and 5 minutes of break Set distraction time Look for the emotional issue of distraction Don’t be so harsh on yourself. Know that delayed gratification gives better results than instant...