Life is all a matter of perspective. I had a chat with a friend recently and somehow the conversation turned to marriage. He was telling me how in some cultures it is the bride's side that pays the groom's side a significant sum of money in … [Read more...] about Dowry vs “Bride Price” – An Interesting Case of Perspective…
Business today seems so impenetrably complicated. In an increasingly sophisticated world, you can be forgiven to think the only way to begin your own business is to be a technology whiz-kid and start a cutting edge tech company. But at its core … [Read more...] about The Path to Profit – Faster, Better, Cheaper
Return on Learning (R.O.L) People speak of return on equity, return on capital and other forms of return on investment. In the same way, there is a concept of return on learning. In the "Age of Information Overload" that we are living in … [Read more...] about R.O.L – The Opportunity Cost of Learning
I've been reading Choose Yourself by James Altucher these past few days. While reading, this paragraph really stood out to me and caught my attention. As soon as I read it I knew I just had to write a post and share it: You no longer have to wait … [Read more...] about Are You Sick of Living Life on Other People’s Terms? It’s Time to Choose Yourself…
I recently had an interesting sudden realization. I examined my typical activities and workflow and realized my weakness is crazy multitasking. I consider myself as very focused and single-minded as a single mind can be in the Macro (that is, in … [Read more...] about Personal Reflection – Macro Focus Micro Unfocused
“You work in a job you hate, to buy stuff you don’t need, to impress people you don’t like.” — Tyler Durden, Fight Club Consumerism gone crazy We live in a materialistic world. Has it always been this way? I don’t know. Maybe it has. Maybe to some … [Read more...] about Stop Buying S**t You Don’t Need — a Financial Resolution for 2018
I want to take this opportunity to wish all of you a Merry Christmas! It truly is the Most Wonderful Time of the Year - growing up as a kid I always cherished this time of the year the most. It really is just a special feeling like no other time … [Read more...] about Merry Christmas and a Happy 2018!