Year: 2012

 

Managers not MBAs

So enlightening is this video. I was in awe, listening to Mintzberg.

Not a happy time for me

Save your empathy and expression of concern for my unhappiness. Happiness and by extension unhappiness are not concepts I subscribe to, even if you do and insist that I must know about them – a sort of ‘bullying’ of me to obey concepts I reject. “What’s the matter now?” –Read More

It’s not my time…

Video speaks a million more words than text…  

Thought for tomorrow

“The Truth never damages a cause that is just.” – Mahatma Ghandi

Thought for tomorrow

“Never Let a Fool Kiss You or a Kiss Fool You” – Mardy Grothe

Free again

I’ve given Facebook the kick. It happened on 17th November 2012. Yes – I’ve deactivated my account and downloaded all my posts. When one attempts to leave FB after some four years, it becomes apparent that there is some strange kind of ‘force’ pulling you back. It is really hardRead More

I’m from India – my head hurts

Human nature absolutely fascinates me!! As I have said in various ways before, we’re still ‘animals’ confused by the demands of a modern world requiring cognition. Some will get my drift by observing the following conversation – and others will argue blindly that it was a reasonable mistake to make.Read More

A Slave’s Prayer

“I wish to remain a pawn – a mere cog – a mechanism in a massive machinery, shaped and predestined by my ‘owners’, who allow me a small amount of freedom and pleasure to cherish, who serve me chemicals designed to numb my pain…so I can work harder and dieRead More

Chief Tecumseh’s words of wisdom

So live your life that the fear of death can never enter your heart. Trouble no one about their religion; respect others in their view, and demand that they respect yours. Love your life, perfect your life, beautify all things in your life. Seek to make your life long andRead More

To err is human, they say.

Most people know that to err is human. What arises from that is something I explore in outline here. Because ‘the humans’ know that it is human to err,  general they think that: they deserve sympathy others must accept an apology offered. non-acceptance of an apology means the other personRead More

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