A ceramics teacher announced on opening day that he was dividing the class into two groups. All those on the left side of the studio would be graded solely on the quantity of work they produced, all those on the right side solely on its quality.
His procedure was simple: on the final day of class he would bring in his bathroom scales and weigh the work of the “quantity” groups: fifty pounds of pots rated an A, forty pounds a B, and so on. Those being…
Added by Shobhit Bakliwal on November 3, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
Many a times it feels like taking a plunge to do new things – far from the ordinary. I wish the day I’ll live my dream is not far. I personally feel that everyone must explore avenues that excites life with a new perspective to rise above mediocrity.
I looked around and found even my closest pals busy amidst hush hush monotonous lifestyles. They too crave to explore the unknown but there are inhibitions and fear of the unknown. And the most…
Added by Praveen Mancherla on October 30, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
'Life is hard and then you die'. I heard this line on a Shark Tank episode. One of the billionaire sharks said this - ironically. This led me to really introspect on the importance of each moment that we have which we literally burn away. To decide what priorities you have in life, what sort of a person you are.
At every stage in my life, I come at crossroads and ask my self - what my next step should be. Should it be the 'right' one. The right one is where I choose a safe path, a…Continue
Irrespective of their interests, the whole world was watching The Scottish referendum of last week. Undoubtedly a very special event to watch in our lifetime, if a country wish to break their union accord of 307 years, or in other words, if they really feel they are capable of captaining their own ship.…Continue
Added by Ashish Katkamwar on September 24, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
A lot of my work going friends these days tell this to me "I don't want to spend the rest of my life staring at a screen. I want to start something but I do not know 'what to start'?". Well. This blog is for people who have the same thoughts. First of all, I…Continue
Added by Dhruv kumar on September 15, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments
I Got Fu**ed. You are getting me wrong. I Got Funded.
How easy is it to get fu**ed? It is no rocket science. You can get fu**ed too…
Investor is just another Marwari who needs to be wooed to fund you. Most of the investors invest when they are 100% sure of the product.…Continue
I have a 20 month old son and I thought I had to teach him the rules of life……….till I realized I had it all wrong.
I joined my family business which was small in scale,
I dreamt of turning it big someday, but my ideas were stale.
I kept grinding myself in the hope of turning things around,
They said ‘opportunity’ will for once ring a bell,
But I never heard a sound.
I read a lot about self made men and tried to copy their style,
But in copying them I forgot to change the one thing that I had been doing wrong all this while.
Working hard was one small step…Continue
Mujhe yaad Hai wo Bachpan Ke Yadein,
Jab School ke Chuttiyo me aksar hoti the bus aapki he batein.
Aapne hame Hasna Sikhlaya, Aaapne Hame Cartoon ka matlab samjhaya,
Bachpan beet gaya Chacha Chaudhary, Billu,Pinku, Raman aur Shrimatji se
Jawani tak aapne kya khoob sikhaya,Gudgudaya, Gyan batlaya.
Raddi ke dukano pe jab hum aapke Comics dhoodte the,
Raddiwale ko 2roopye ke jagah 5 roopye dete the
Wo baat hame khoob achi lagti the, sabse yahi kehte
Wah! Wah! Aaj…
A lot has already been said about gender justice. And sexual harassment is one unethical issue which most of us face in out day to day lives. Not just limited to touch, lewd remarks, those greedy eyes, quirky smiles and raunchy gestures looked like a nightmare, now have become a part of life. But does that goes untouched psychologically? My answer to that thought, even now, goes …… A BIG NO!!!…Continue
Recently during one of the early morning flights from Bangalore, I picked up a book at airport on explanation of change through models, called "The Change Book" by Mikael Krogerus and Roman Tschappeler. As I sat in the lounge, nonchalantly flipping through first couple of introduction pages, I was oblivious to…Continue
When I completed my engineering, I was sure of one thing, "Ki yaar jyada time job to nahi karni". Money was not on my priority list since childhood so never thought like a baniya inspite of being from a typical baniya…Continue
Can we learn from a movie ? Yes, but what is learned is important. My taste of movies has always intrigued and often angered my friends. I am not the only man in this world who refuses to fantasize commercial cinema in spite of all those (not so) charming celebrities and their loyal fans who…Continue
Education in India has a great value especially in middle class and higher class. The struggle of parents for providing a quality education to child starts with the birth of child and so does the struggle of a child to fulfill the expectations of its parents. But even after so much of efforts, our…
Come sit; let me tell you a story divine,
It doesn’t start with a, “Once Upon A Time...”
A story of what’s, and how’s and why’s,
Of pains to paint the blue, blue skies.
Life is such, it never stops,
Flows away, drop by drops.
Make plans, we always do,
Wishing red, life chooses blue.
Sometimes you wonder, what’s all the chase?
Why run at all, what’s in the race?
Why this, and not that,…
There is a huge difference in looking for a house as a bachelor and as a couple, the difference is Wife.
As a penniless dude hunting for a house so that your future girlfriend can have some "Rest", your idea of a house is basically similar to your idea of buying a shirt -- One Collar, Two Sleeves, Enough space to cover chest hair and beer belly, Breathable
As a bachelor, this was how…Continue
Added by Santhosh Govind on April 21, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
'What do you want to become', 'Where do you see yourself five years down the line'; 'Why do you want this job'; 'Why would you like to become an entrepreneur'; 'Why did you chose this field; - These are variations of the same question, and somehow the answer to this determines the starting point for everyone.
We are human beings, we make mistakes; some are able to correct them sooner, and some take their own sweet time. For instance, when we were small we had a limited exposure to…Continue