Monthly Archives: April 2012

The Lexicon of Leadership

Leadership is a virtue that has the potential to transform a probable failure into a definite success. Some believe that leadership is an inherent quality while others assert that it can be inculcated with practice. Sometimes, though very rarely, a hopeless … Continue reading

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The Opportunity Cost

Today, yours truly has a confession to make! To be frank, it’s not always easy to accept one’s own mistake and make a confession. It takes a lot to say: “Yes, I have erred”. Yes my ardent readers, yours truly has erred! … Continue reading

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The Rise and Rise of Steve Jobs

It was during the training phase of my maiden job that I got acquainted with the name ‘Steve Jobs’. It was an unusually long day made unbearable by the somniferous oratory of the highly distinguished speakers. That was the day I … Continue reading

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The Prince and the Pauper

Life is a matter of a chance. It is something that happens to you while you are busy planning it. On so many occasions yours truly has found himself on the top of the game, but yet hasn’t managed to … Continue reading

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Midnight’s Children: A walk down the memory boulevard

  Oh my ardent readers, today yours truly feels like sharing the very first thoughts that came to his mind after having read Salman Rushdie’s Magic Realism masterpiece Midnight’s Children around this time last year. The novel catapulted Rushdie into … Continue reading

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The Jack of Spades

Despite the melancholy, pessimism and moroseness that people might associate with yours truly, I would still like to reassure my ardent readers that deep down yours truly is an outright optimist. In fact, it would be safe to concede that … Continue reading

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Corporate Calling: The Quintessential Parasite

It is said that an idea is the most resilient parasite. Once an idea overwhelms a human brain, it becomes virtually impossible to eradicate it. As per the dictionary meaning, the word ‘parasite’ denotes an organism which lives in or … Continue reading

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