“Capitalism Alone” (IM 769)

For the first time in human history the world is dominated by one economic system and that is Capitalism. We all are capitalist now whether we realize it or not. Branko Milanovic in his book “Capitalism Alone” examines the historical shifts that have led to capitalism’s dominance and highlights the varieties of capitalism at work…

Power of imagination (IM 756)

Somebody said it so beautifully- “You can’t become what you can’t see.” So we should see our-self in the position we want to be before we reach there. Stretching the imagination means creating the powerful belief system. It is visualizing oneself to optimum limit of the self desire. It is to ask our-self to picture…

The lesson from “Blink” (IM 682)

“Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking”, written by Malcolm Gladwell is a wonderful book that describes the psychology of snap decisions and quick thinking, illuminating how subconscious biases affect the way we think and behave. This book explains how subconscious racial and socioeconomic biases affect how we think about other groups of people and…

Process of self-creation (IM 582)

The first step in the process of  self-creation is self-consciousness. It means being aware of yourself as a new character and controlling the emotions and mastering it. Learning how to self-control is the key here. The second step is the creation of own memorable character, one that stands out from crowd; the game that Abraham…

The invisible power (IM 559)

The roots create the fruits.  In real life, the roots are our inputs and fruits are the outputs. We can’t get a fruits from a tree which has the unfamiliar roots. The invisible things are more powerful than the visible. The problem is we live strictly in the visible world. We don’t realize that to…

Power of 1%(IM#92)

Our improvements doesn’t have to dramatic. It can be simple as long as it is an improvement. If we make 1% improvement everyday then at the end of year we not only make 365% improvement (1%*365), instead it is compounded and we make 3778.3% improvement (1+1%)^365. This collectively can bring dramatic change.