Making sense

While making sense of the world Several thoughts flutter my mind I cannot find enough words to describe them. Are my senses numb Or is it simply too hard to express? Finding answers to some questions is tough, endless even That is perhaps the journey of life. Often, I find myself changing the questions themselves.… Read More Making sense

How my understanding of communication skills evolved

When you think of self-improvement, communication skills are often on the list. It is said that good communication skills are vital to success in life. Flourishing workshops, articles and self-help books stress the importance of good body language, pacing, volume, enunciation, elevator speeches, storytelling, presentations, networking and so on. Just like most people, I too… Read More How my understanding of communication skills evolved

On vulnerability

As we grow older, we pick several social cues that teach us vulnerability is a weakness. From my experiences, more competitive the enviroment, stronger is the message. Generally, vulnerability is seen as less resilience. Learning more about psychology and human behavior over last few years and working in HR now, I have started seeing vulnerability… Read More On vulnerability

Critic vs Player

In one of the recent employee Q&As at Microsoft, Satya Nadella spoke something which struck me. Imagine an intense football game. This time you are not an audience but rather a player in the sidelines. You may be called into the game any moment. In this case, your mind will be focussed on how to… Read More Critic vs Player