20 Jul 2021

Chapter Two Blog - 12 rules to protect your vibe
Stay away from people who drain your energy. As Einstein says, they have a problem for every solution. Avoid comparing yourself with others. You are one of a kind. And remember that everyone is reacting to the cards that they are dealt with. Avoid gossip and discussing about others in a negative light. When you hate them and talk about them, you give power to them. Ignore any op...

14 Dec 2020

Chapter Two Blog Good thing bad thing who knows
There was once a farmer who owned a horse and had a son. One day, his horse ran away. The neighbors came to express their concern: "Oh, that's too bad. How are you going to work the fields now?" The farmer replied: "Good thing, Bad thing, Who knows?" In a few days, his horse came back and brought another horse with her. Now, the neighbors were glad: "Oh, how lucky! Now you can do t...

18 Sep 2020

Finding time for big picture thinking
In my last job not so long ago, I was managing marketing for a Tech marketplace and time was a scarce commodity. I always found myself juggling between meetings, events, deadlines, completing proposals, turning in status reports and project reports and was barely able to ‘think’. I had thought to myself several times, would it be easy if I had 4 hours extra every day. Now, some years ...

09 Jun 2020

Fitness is an every day thing.
Fitness is a everyday thing. Not a one time thing. Most of us have fitness goals that sound like – I want to lose 10 kgs or I want to fit into my 32 size jeans. Such goals lead to action items that look like – I will work out for 1 hour everyday and be on a diet of a certain type until the goal is achieved. I have had such goals for several years and have failed every time. My s...

04 Apr 2019

I am often asked this question by youngsters.. I am 24, I am in a software company as a developer, I don’t like coding, but, have not found my passion.. I have just finished college, but, I have not found my passion yet.. What should I do to find my passion, or find what I am passionate about.. This kind of question makes takes me by surprise.. People think that passion ...

08 Dec 2016

5 ways to find time for everything that's important to you
I hear time and again from clients, friends and relatives that they wish to do a lot of things but can’t find the time. If only they could make time for one meaningful activity, they would be happier. Now, it is a known fact that we cannot do everything we want to do. There are just 24 hours in a day. From dawn to dusk, multiple things are crying for our attention. If you’re not clear...