My New Year Wishes For You

Today is the last day of 2013. Tomorrow is the start of a new and more meaningful chapter of life – another opportunity to make a new beginning, to make new mistakes, to learn from those mistakes. The quote below sums it up beautifully: “I hope that in this year …

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To Believe

Sit back, watch, listen and reflect. And I can promise you this… this video will mesmerize you, just as I was mesmerized when I was watching it. If you close your eyes and listen to the voice, you will find it hard to believe that this is a small child …

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A Service Provider’s Ethical Dilemma

An Ethical Dilemma “Never say no when a client asks for something, even if it is the moon. You can always try, and anyhow there is plenty of time afterward to explain that it was not possible.” – Cesar Ritz, Hotelier Food for thought… For me this statement creates an …

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Comfort Zones

“Habits are safer than rules; you don’t have to watch them. And you don’t have to keep them either. They keep you.” – Frank Crane How true is that ! We get so comfortable with our habits and our comfort zones, that many of do not even realize that we …

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Thought For The Day

“May we think of freedom, not as the right to do as we please, but as the opportunity to do what is right.” – Peter Marshall On this day, once again I am reminded of the poem penned by Rabindra Nath Tagore, which was also the prayer in our school …

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Schools Kill Creativity !

“… And my contention is, all kids have tremendous talents. And we squander them, pretty ruthlessly. So I want to talk about education and I want to talk about creativity. My contention is that creativity now is as important in education as literacy, and we should treat it with the …

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Tom, Dick & Harry have Endorsed You !

“Yippee !!! I got endorsed !!” “Huh ? Endorsed ??” “That’s right. Tom just endorsed all my skills. Isn’t that so cool ?” “What skills are you talking about ? What endorsements ? And who’s Tom?” “Man, why are you guys so ignorant. Everyone knows what a skill endorsement is. …

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