A Must Read: ‘Your Business Brickyard’ by Howard Mann

Howard Mann is a speaker, entrepreneur and the author of ‘Your Business Brickyard’, a brilliant back-to-basics book.I came across Howard Mann’s direct and to-the-point writing in Seth Godin’s ‘What Matters Now’ and was hit by his simple yet powerful message. To download “What Matters Now” for free, click here.This is how the book starts: “Business […]

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Thank God I Am SO Lucky… A Touching Video

This video was sent to me by a dear friend sometime back. While brooding over an apt opening for my post on ‘gratitude’ I suddenly remembered it. Some of you must have seen it, but doesn’t harm refreshing our memories with these hard hitting facts!Facts: If YOU Keep your food in a refrigerator…   Keep […]

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Metrics That Matter for 2010 and beyond…

Most of us have a variety of ‘targets’ or ‘To-Do Lists’ for 2010 and a few will have a list in their minds which if they are able to achieve they will be satisfied.Where is YOUR list? What are YOUR goals and aspirations?Most of these lists will be based on ‘measurable’ achievements. And here I […]

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"Write Your Worries On Sand…"

Stephen R. Covey in his best selling book ‘7 Habits of Highly Effective People‘ shared a story by Arthur Gordon called “The Turn of the Tide.” Gordon describes a time when he found his world stale and flat. His enthusiasm for life waned, and he was getting worse daily. A medical doctor found nothing physically […]

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A-Z of New Year Resolutions for 2010

Photo courtesy: Nir Tober on Flickr All of us want to have New Years Resolutions…And some of us do have them, I mean properly written down. Its always good to put things down on a piece of paper, or better, a journal where you record all your ideas and stuff that comes in your mind, […]

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Forgive or Not To Forgive? RETHINK!

 In my speaking sessions, one thing comes out very strongly: No one is willing to FORGIVE anyone! There seems to be a mental block against this word. I am sure everyone have their own reasons for not forgiving people – friends and foes alike! Here are some wise quotes which MAY make us rethink about this: […]

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