Yearly Archive: 2016

The Man at the Top

Every organization, be it political, business, familial or otherwise needs a man at the top. The person who will integrate the organization and keep it in one whole. History has proven time and again the importance of the man at…
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Because this is how we used to do it

…is no reason why it should continue to happen this way. A lot of our family and work practices are based on the good policies of the past. In the past, there was a certain way in which we approached…
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Wearing a Belt

Wearing a belt is easy. Most of us have been doing it since childhood. There are only a few aspects to be kept in mind while tying one on your waist. And yet it is an art. An art because…
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The Crevice in the Wall

A stone wall, created by arduous efforts of the nature or mankind is a wall, united and standing so long as the crevice doesn’t appear. The moment there is a crevice there is an opportunity for external entities such as…
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Power resides where men believe it resides

Power resides where men believe it resides. No more and no less. Lord Varys tells Tyrion in the Game of Thrones about the dynamics of power. ‘It is but a shadow on the wall. And often times, a very small…
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There are two sides to every story

Don’t assume yours to be the correct one. By virtue of the fact that a story is told by someone, it is a version of the one who tells it, a point of view. And as long as there are…
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No matter how slim we are

…we always feel we have kilos to lose. It is hard to find a person who is absolutely happy with his/her physical appearance. There is always something we are trying to hide; from our face, our bellies, our arms and…
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The two ways we Age

There are two broad ways in which we age. One is our biological age. Till the time time is moving in a unidirectional manner, we will keep getting old. We will keep ageing, signs of which will keep appearing on…
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Time is a container

…and it hates to stay empty. It needs to be filled with something. And it gets filled with roughly three types of deeds: The essentials: Food, sleep The instant gratifiers: Laziness, distractions The strategic motivators: Work, effort, and the like…
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