I do not usually have many rules but for social Media I do have some that I keep reminding myself of and which I wish I knew right from the start: 1. Someone who knows you only through social media knows only your projection, not you. Turns out our own aspirations, biases, insecurities among others … Continue reading Things I wish we all knew before starting to use social media
First of all, I wish you all a happy new year and hope this year started well. Let's talk about what we did with our allocated time in 2017. If you minus the average sleep time of 8 hours out of a day, it gives us 16 hours of awake time which results in … Continue reading My list of 2017 Best Reads, Movies, Series and Games
Why am I sharing this? Well just to make a point. Not everything makes sense in this world. Not everything which is fair is legal and vice versa. Not everything is being done for the betterment of "us" as a whole. Some decisions are deliberately taken to benefit only a few at the detriment of … Continue reading My ranting about this imperfect world
Finding a meaningful purpose in life is very important. Not having one would make you feel lost, fill you up with doubts and insecurities. And you simply would have no good reason to wake up in the morning to start the day. Finding your meaning is important for your own satisfaction and arguably for you to lead a happy life.
Once upon a time, I worked at Microsoft and the following is a summary of the lessons I learned.
I want to focus more on things that I care about and which brings meaning to my life. Social media does it to a certain point, but ironically also blocks you from focusing. The way I see it, it brings little value to the table.
I know how it feels to be a topper or at least to be among them. I was one of them in primary school. To feel the pressure and the insecurities as you start crumbling along the way. The stress and burden that comes with it, that of being looked down. The involuntary ego. The … Continue reading Encourage learning, not marks and ranks.