3 types of colleagues we need to stay away from

How we feel at work is primarily defined by the colleagues we have. Over the span of my relatively small career, I have worked with hundreds of colleagues. Some were the best people to work with and brought out the best in me, while there were others who, well, were not the best! ūüėČ I…

The illusion of happiness

I met an old friend a few weeks back, and we took a walk through the memory lane. It was beautiful, and we had a great conversation about the past, how we used to be like in the old days, all the fun we had. After getting deep into the conversation, he suddenly stopped. I…

The subconscious life‚Äč

Do you think that you are in control of your life? That every decision you make are really made by you? Yes? You are wrong! The truth is that 90% of what happens to you is not a result¬†of your conscious decisions! Yes, I know, this sounds ridiculous, but its the truth. You have been…

Fear of being judged

For a very long time, I thought of myself as an introvert. I enjoyed solitude and avoided situations where I was needed to deal with people. I felt uncomfortable being in groups and always found myself interacting with individuals I admired or had a good working relationship with. For years, I could not identify myself…

Are you Two-Faced?

If you have any degree of social interaction in your personal life or at work, you might have met people who have all praises and sympathy for you when they interact with you but have negative things to say about you to others! I am sure every one of us has had experience in dealing…

Why we are unable to take action?

Our actions define what we will achieve in our life. No one realizes this better than people who have achieved¬†great success just by ensuring that they take actions. Actions are significant to our success. Actions help us to be productive, get things done and advance our business or career. Someone who mentored me mentioned that…

Is TRUST worth your time?‚Äč

We, as a species, are very efficient when we are in groups. The inception of our civilization was made possible through our ability to stay and operate in groups. Soon we started building larger tribes, communities, cities, countries! But being together requires TRUST! Trust has been one of the most critical factors for the success…

The Dilemma of Priorities

Success is a hard thing to achieve. Sure, success has a different definition for everyone, but think about what success means to you, and I am sure you realize how difficult it to achieve it. Naturally, we always crave for what we don’t have and what we want to achieve. We look up to the…

The Power of Mind Maps

Our mind is a busy place to be in. Just imagine the amount of information stored in our heads! Realizing that our mind is one of the most complex creations of the universe and trying to use it to our benefit is something that every success oriented person is looking for. However, its easier said…

Movement and Progress

In today’s age, where productivity is talked about a lot, people turn to every resource they could find to get more stuff done! Getting things off the checklist has become one of the top priorities for most of us. This has come to a point where I have seen people adding unnecessary and routine tasks…