- Dec 21, 2022
Life as it happens
Between last year when I turned a year older on my birthday to this year when I turned one year older again - life has been no less than...
- Oct 14, 2021
The annual backtesting of my predictions
Ever since I was a child and can remember, I have always believed in the practice of backtesting my predictions for their accuracy. If I...
- Oct 3, 2021
An impromptu trip to India during COVID-19
For an optimist like me, 2021 did not exactly turn out the way I had imagined it to be. With the advent of the vaccine and the novelty of...
- Mar 16, 2021
From Women’s Day and Mother’s Day to Dignity Day and Bonding Day
On the 8th of March, International Women’s Day, when the whole world was celebrating women via programs talking about how it is time that...
- Jun 17, 2020
The power of human speech and mental health
Sushant Singh Rajput‘s suicide has hit me to the core. Normally an emotional person anyway, untimely death creates havoc in my mental...
- Sep 1, 2019
How I got stranded in a stairwell
Recently, in a team-building activity, we played some ice-breakers. One such game asked the question – what would be the one thing that...
- Nov 26, 2017
Why do people resist change?
Isn’t monotony annoying? How can one be wearing the same kind of clothes everyday, eating similar food on a daily basis, doing the same...
- May 10, 2016
Decision making in life
Why is life sometimes confusing? Why is life like a puzzle sometimes which you can’t solve? Why is there no mobile app which you can just...
- Dec 21, 2015
Cockroach Theory – by Sundar Pichai
I normally don’t post something written/spoken by somebody else in my blog. But just read the below on Facebook and it struck an...
- Sep 20, 2015
Life Moves On for Zara
I know Zara since childhood. She has been a coy girl blushing out at every small remark about anything related to her. She is a nice...
- Nov 3, 2013
Popping bubble wrap, laughing at nothing, good hair days, playing a good song over and over, red wine, a book you can’t put down,...
- Jul 18, 2013
Paisa paisa paisa
Aao sab mile bhed bhao mitakar, Purani ranjhisho mein aakhir rakkha kya Kuchh tum apni sunao, kuchh hum sunaye Kyunki zindagi na milegi...
- Mar 15, 2013
What do we want from life?
I have always dwelled upon this question – what do I want from my life. Actually the picture of the vending machine below will set the...
- Jan 31, 2013
All by myself
Can we do everything by ourselves? As managers, we trust the team who works for us for the accuracy, reliability, relevance and...
- Aug 18, 2010
A letter to myself
You know dear, there used to be a time in my life where I would just not care about earning money. I did not want to earn money as I used...
- Mar 30, 2010
All about Hinduism
Four years ago, I was flying from JFK NY Airport to SFO to attend a meeting at Monterey , CA. An American girl was sitting on the right...
- Mar 7, 2010
Whenever I get time, I tend to stop, sit back and think about life. And again and again one thought keeps coming back to me – the...
- Sep 6, 2009
What's in a definition?
I just managed to stumble upon this in my email – an article I had written 4 years ago. Sounded interesting and relevant so thought of...
- Jul 26, 2009
A brilliant couple
I am sure most of you who stay away from home have experienced this – your father or mother calling you up to ask you to call some...
- Jun 4, 2009
An experience to remember
5.30 in the evening it starts. Since morning my eyes are fixed at the tiny digital clock at the right-most bottom of my mega computer...