Category Archives: personal change

wisdom, self help, balance at work, productivity habits, behavior change

The 3 B’s that define my work

I recently took a sabbatical from ‘structured’ work to allow me to spend unregulated amount of time with my son. This was important to me and to him. Now that he’s started preschool and settled into another routine, I’ve returned

wisdom, self help, balance at work, productivity habits, behavior change

The 3 B’s that define my work

I recently took a sabbatical from ‘structured’ work to allow me to spend unregulated amount of time with my son. This was important to me and to him. Now that he’s started preschool and settled into another routine, I’ve returned

child behaviors, parenting, how to teach a child, how to talk to toddlers

Good Boy, Bad Boy.

Child educators believe that expressions such as “good boy” or “bad boy” are not recommended when praising or correcting a child. All children are good; it’s their specific behavior that can be perceived as good and bad. Rather than directing

child behaviors, parenting, how to teach a child, how to talk to toddlers

Good Boy, Bad Boy.

Child educators believe that expressions such as “good boy” or “bad boy” are not recommended when praising or correcting a child. All children are good; it’s their specific behavior that can be perceived as good and bad. Rather than directing

arun shorie, behavior change, mother heart

Approaching people with a thank-you

I happened to see Arun Shourie at the airport while waiting for my flight announcement. Soft spoken, gentle and a very simple person. I decided to talk to him because I’ve always wanted to thank him for writing the book – Does He

arun shorie, behavior change, mother heart

Approaching people with a thank-you

I happened to see Arun Shourie at the airport while waiting for my flight announcement. Soft spoken, gentle and a very simple person. I decided to talk to him because I’ve always wanted to thank him for writing the book – Does He

social behavior, silence at work, behavior change

Seeking Quiet

I recently read an article about how “being quiet” is no longer the norm, but rather a request that has to made repeatedly. To quote, It’s a pathology that seems increasingly common, I suspect in part because people now spend so much

social behavior, silence at work, behavior change

Seeking Quiet

I recently read an article about how “being quiet” is no longer the norm, but rather a request that has to made repeatedly. To quote, It’s a pathology that seems increasingly common, I suspect in part because people now spend so much

Brainstorming is about picking the right brains!

The best way to evolve an idea(s) is to discuss the premise with smart (& nice) people. An important caveat is to ensure the person has direct experience or interest in the problem area. He/she is either an expert and

Brainstorming is about picking the right brains!

The best way to evolve an idea(s) is to discuss the premise with smart (& nice) people. An important caveat is to ensure the person has direct experience or interest in the problem area. He/she is either an expert and

healthy eating behaviors, eating habits, behavior change

A few tips on ‘My Washing Machine Diet’

This is a follow up to an article that I published on Medium.com which talks about how I’ve attempted to change my eating habits (focusing more on ‘how to eat’ rather than ‘what to eat’). I’m sharing some useful tips

healthy eating behaviors, eating habits, behavior change

A few tips on ‘My Washing Machine Diet’

This is a follow up to an article that I published on Medium.com which talks about how I’ve attempted to change my eating habits (focusing more on ‘how to eat’ rather than ‘what to eat’). I’m sharing some useful tips

angel investing, investor behavior, startup,

Make your Angel List a subset of your Bucket List

All this intellectual talk about angel investing is getting me worried about where we’re headed. For instance questions such as, does angel investing give better returns than other instruments? How do you beat the average ROI? What’s the best way

angel investing, investor behavior, startup,

Make your Angel List a subset of your Bucket List

All this intellectual talk about angel investing is getting me worried about where we’re headed. For instance questions such as, does angel investing give better returns than other instruments? How do you beat the average ROI? What’s the best way