Corporate, Life, StartUp

Things that require ZERO TALENT.

There was a famous astrologer in a village. He was very humble and noble. His predictions were always very accurate which brought people from far-away places to him for advice. He was frequented by kings and merchants who would seek his wisdom for their future courses of action. However, there were some negative elements in his village who were jealous…

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Life

“Selfie Meeting!”

A little boy was waiting on the edge of the road as if he wanted to cross the road. He was waiting there looking left and right for quite some time. A shop keeper was noticing the boy and was now concerned as to why the boy was not crossing. He thought, may be the boy needed help. He came…

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Life

Sporadic Patriotism

Lo ka’llo baat?………I have changed my WhatsApp dp and the profile picture of my Facebook page to a Tricolour. I have liked some patriotic videos shared by my friends and I have even forwarded them to my network….aur kya? Happy 70th Independence Day! Two mornings in a year make us feel patriotic. We suddenly realise that we are supposed to…

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Life

Dewang Mehta – Beyond the Icon.

I have borrowed the title from Harish Mehta’s article. 10th August (1962) is Dewang’s Birth Anniversary. He was and is my role model, who inspired me a great deal. I’m not sure if this generation of IT professionals and entrepreneurs would even know who Dewang Mehta was! What is his contribution to the IT industry and to Brand India? It…

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Life, StartUp

…..majjha ni life!

On a summer afternoon, Mulla Naseeruddin was in the garden watering the plants. His neighbour saw him and after observing him for a while, he called out to Mulla  –“Oye Mulla Naseeruddin, why are you cheating and fooling those flowers and plants?” Mulla looked up at his neighbour but continued his action ignoring the comment. The neighbour shouted again, “Mullllaaaa…

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Life

Guru – My Source of Wisdom

  Let me begin with a story: A father and his 5 year old son were walking through a jungle of tall pine trees. The child asked, “Dad, who is holding the sky?” Father was baffled by this sudden and innocent question. He thought for a while and said, “My son, do you see all these tall pine trees? They…

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