The ‘What-If’ Syndrome…

I had written on the ‘I-am-No-Good Syndrome’ some time back and most of you could relate to it. How about the ‘what if’ sydrome? Ever heard of it? The causes? The remedy? Think about it.. Most of our life we worry about: What if this happened,   What if that happened…  What if she says […]

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Charisma or The Courage to be Different?

Winston Churchill endlessly smoked huge cigars. He used to sleep all mornings and then worked throughout the nights. Dictated crucial war correspondence to his secretary while lying in the bath.He drank more champagne in a week than most people do in a lifetime…This also provoked the rebuke from fellow MP Bessie Braddock, “Mr. Churchill, you are […]

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Power of Prayers

An interesting story with a different perspective… A blind beggar was asking for alms from people on a train. A gentleman sitting by the window gave money to the person next to him to give to the beggar. “God bless you, my child.” says the beggar. The guy who gave the money to the beggar […]

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How To Maintain YOUR 45 Million Dollar Machine?

If you have a car, it has to be properly maintained lest it develops problems. It is called Preventive Maintenance. Wikipedia has a detailed definition on  Preventive Maintenance.Most of us take care of our cars/bikes more than we would anything else in the world. (Sorry, I don’t do that… rather can’t!) This is usually out […]

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HOW You Say It Matters…A Lot!

Photo courtesy: Courage’s Chicken on Flickr A very dear family friend of ours, Mr Anwer Ajani says one thing when it comes to using your words. How words could kill and how careful you have to be when you say something to someone. He uses this brilliant example: There are two ways you could ask […]

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