“It’s a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it.” ~ W. Somerset Maugham – English dramatist & novelist (1874-1965)For me, as a stock market…Continue
Started Dec 18, 2013
Retailing is a tough business. During my investment career, I have watched a large number of retailers enjoy terrific growth and superb returns on equity for a period, and then suddenly nosedive,…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Vishal Khandelwal Oct 25, 2013.
As a young, modern society, we seem to have lost a huge part of our compassion towards our parents. We’ve become insensitive to…Continue
Posted on November 7, 2012 at 8:59pm — 2 Comments
I recently shared with my readers the secret mission of Safal Niveshak, which has not much to do with the field of stock market investing.
Then, I also shared the best advice I ever got, which again was relevant not just for my investing pursuits but also for my life.
Today, I'm sharing with you an amazing…Continue
Posted on October 1, 2012 at 10:00am
As adults, we all nurture the secret wish to go back in time and change a few things here and there, so that our life gets better than it is now, in the present.
“Ah, I wish I had studied harder during my masters!” some might resent.
“Only if I had chosen Commerce over Engineering!” is another common wish.
Some would say, “I would have been richer only if I had behaved better as an investor when I was just starting out.”
And then, “I wish I had started…Continue
Posted on September 24, 2012 at 9:53am — 7 Comments
In my collection of short stories that I have found on the Internet or in books and magazines, here is one that I believe carries a deep meaning, and a harsh truth, for our lives.
Here it goes.
God created the donkey and said to him:
“You will be a donkey. You will work un-tiringly
From sunrise to sunset carrying burdens on your back
You will eat grass, you will have no intelligence
And you will live 50 years.”
The donkey answered:
“I will be a donkey,…
Posted on July 15, 2012 at 12:42pm