Return of the Prodigal Intern

  Long back in the land of a growing company, yes the story starts this way. This is no fairy tale but a real story with a happy ending. I was once talking to an intern who was interning with the company for 6 months. He sounded very lackadaisical. To change the tone of the […]

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Don’t call them employees!

       “We are the masters of the unsaid words, but slaves of those we let slip out.” – Winston Churchill.   Employee  [em-ploi-ee]  A person working for another person or a business firm for pay. Staff  [stahf]  A group of persons, as employees, charged with carrying out the work                                   […]

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Shades of Grey

    “I have discovered with advancing years that few things are black or white, but more often different shades of grey”   There are good things and bad things and I think it’s kind of blindfolded to say one idea is more wonderful, as it may be, but there may be a lot of […]

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The wizard of Purpose

  Earlier this week, I heard a young man talk about his love for sports and how he had invented a new sport that represented India. He captivated the entire audience with the details of his work and the crowd was enthralled with the invention, specially  from a man of such a simple background who […]

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