Stories…

I love stories! Stories of people, their life lessons, their world view. Every story is a different world. And sometimes it’s the same world with just another story! Which is why not spending time with people who are like you, sets you free from your world. And helps...

Second-order thinking

A simple example of what’s called second-order thinking. As humans, we are all hard-wired to respond to the immediate result of our actions. The first-order consequences. Eating chocolate will make us feel good – Immediate result. Watching Netflix will make us...

Is personalization a boon?

There was a time when content was not democratic. The TV shows were decided by someone else. Their timings were decided by someone else. Their content was decided by someone else. Noone could choose what to consume. Either you consume all of it or don’t. Then came the...

What we are not taught…

We are taught to admire the extraordinary. To be inspired by them. To want to become them. But… We are raised to become ordinary. To follow a template. To take the path already taken. To admire is easy. To get inspired is easy. To become extraordinary is not...

You aren’t the only one!

Today’s generation is under immense pressure. It’s the pressure of self-doubt more than anything else. This self-doubt is led by the view that everyone else, except them, has it figured out. People seem to be eating the nicest looking food. Wearing the nicest looking...