An open letter from God

It is the day you die.It is the day you leave this planet and go up there.it is the day you finally get to meet God. And as you reach there, you expect to be welcomed for the comfort zone you stood by. Instead, God hands you over a long list of all the things you...

The first thing after making a mistake

The first thing, the very first thing that I do after making a mistake, is accept the fact that I am responsible for making the mistake. Yes, someone else could have avoided the mistake. That is how most people handle their mistakes. However, just because someone else...

Seth Godin and giving up your chips

Seth Godin is one of the people in the content industry I look up to.He has been writing his daily blog for over 25 years now.And over and above being a marketer, he is one of the finest thinkers I’ve come across. In a recent blog post, Seth mentioned about his...

The definition of awesome

I was once asked the definition of awesome, on Quora. I believe there is no defined parameter. Awesome is the manager who chooses to trust despite a team mate faltering.Awesome is the friend who listens to what you are going through, without any judgement.Awesome is...

No one likes surprises

We all love surprises.Wrong. We all love only those surprises that we love. The surprises that we didn’t expect, are called problems. One of the responsibilities as a leader, is to take care of your team.Which also means, to never give them the surprises they...