Perspective is everything (IM 393)

A wind extinguishes a candle but fans a fire. Whatever the impact is, the consequences is always good on the background even though there is negative impact directly. It is up to us how we view consequences. Everything depends on perspective. We can benefit a lot from this….

Everything is cause and effect (IM 392)

Keep your heart free from hate and your mind free from worries. Give more, expect less. Don’t take yourself serious. Fill your life with love. Do as you think you would be done by. Change yourself not your work then work will seem to be different. Don’t try everything at once Practice being relaxed. Get…

Culture (IM 391)

“One of the key insights from Bushido is that a culture is not a set of beliefs, it’s a set of actions.”    — Ben Horowitz A culture is the core value that defines the way we do our work. It is the way we act. A company’s culture is the way the company works…

The Marshmallow challenge (IM 390)

Peter Skillman’s experiment about building a Marshmallow tower surprised me. He performed an experiment among various group of people including MBA students, Lawyers, Engineers, and Kinder garden kids. The result was astonishing. It was the Kindergarten kids who build the tallest marshmallow tower among all of those group. There is a lean startup skill in…

We all are dumb at many things (IM 389))

We argue that we are smart. But the truth is we’re not. In this vast universe there are billions people and there are billions and billions thing we don’t even see, touch, hear, taste or feel. And those thing that we can’t see, hear, feel, taste, or touch can’t be even brought into mind and…

Remember (IM 388)

Unattainable goals appeal to heroes. Capable people worry about the future. Wise people work  to make their present pleasant. The unwise worry about nothing.

The “Two us” (IM 287)

We all have two version of ourselves. One is the logical and conscious us and other one is the emotional and sub-conscious us. These ‘two us’ fights to control us every time. Sometimes conscious us wins and sometimes the unconscious one. The more important thing is to make sure to use proper us as needed…

Detachment (IM 386)

Detachment does not mean you own nothing; it means nothing owns you. – Bhagavad Gita When we are attached to something we repel other possibilities on our way. Being detached with everything and not be identified with anything is the best possible way to live a happy and extra-ordinary life. Being attached with something means…

Thinking System (IM 385)

Malcolm Gladwell, in his book “Outliers”, talks about the difference between people who fail and succeed in anything. He talks about how in wealthy families they teach their children something very different than in poor and middle class families. He gives an example of how to interact with an authority. Middle class and poorer people…

Our “two” barriers (IM 384)`

Our biggest barriers are Ego and Blind spots Ego barrier is the subliminal defense mechanism of every individual. It’s an act of making hard to accept weakness and mistakes. It exists in the temporal lobe of human brain that controls emotions and subconscious thinking. It always try to prove yourself right. It receives any criticism…