For millions of years, since the beginning of human history they have been at the pursuit of happiness. What truly makes humans happy is an age old question and many have traveled far and wide in search of the answer.
A documentary film even records this journey of people starting from the slums of Calcutta to the poshest areas of New York City, and they interviewed several people about what actually makes them happy and how they can live a fulfilling life.
This movie was actually inspired from an article that was published by the New York Times about how people can measure happiness. So began their search for the answers.
And the conclusion…? Here is what this fascinating documentary tells us about being truly happy. And the answers will definitely surprise you! Continue reading –>
Remember the buzz that took the whole world by storm and led millions to try and get their hands on .apk files and get out and start walking to catch ‘em all?
It was all for the game Pokemon Go, which is much more than just an over-hyped, addictive augmented reality game that people really enjoyed playing. In fact to be honest there is nothing much you can do with the game, other than catch Pokemons and fight them! But there is much more about the buzz about Pokemon Go, than only its health benefits. It is a great lesson to be learnt about viral marketing.
But what is it about this game of Pokemon Go that can be a great lesson for businessmen and market owners? Continue reading –>
The most effective way to build a successful company is by hiring intelligent people. Find the most capable candidates and dress them, to set to work. But wait, what if their brilliance exceeds your own?
Most hiring managers on obtaining a candidate’s resume compare their qualifications with the job description. But they do not sit back and think – Can I learn something from this guy?
The reason being that a manager with a shiny MBA degree after drudging through sheets of MBA assignments does not want to be outshined by the skills, creativity and experience of a freshly off boat! Continue reading –>
The job role of a white-collar title holding ‘leader’ may seem like an endless list of treacherous points in wordy bullets, but bullets they are in whichever form it is. However, the main priority for CEOs, CFOs and staff managers alike is ultimately one thing – it is to lead with conviction.
But the burning question is – How?
Every c-suite executive in a company has a goal which is to foster excellence. Every company houses an eclectic mix of personalities, temperaments, and skills. Many before you (the presently studying MBA student buried under stacks of uninspiring MBA assignments), have walked the long roads to find the key to effective management. But the key to this unassuming mystery is to simply do one thing, inspire. Continue reading –>
Some of the most satisfying feelings in the world are – finally finding the inexpensive object you had lost and have been searching frantically for hours, biting into a warm home-cooked meal after starving for several strenuous hours, that long interrupted sneeze you had been keeping and the glorious experience of the glimpse at the tip of ice-berg you assumed to be entrepreneurial success, that you’ve been so tirelessly working for.
One of the greatest, most satisfying feelings of the world is to see your efforts bring about success. You almost feel trapped in the time warp where you and your team have been working hard to add value to the works and lives of your clients, their businesses, stakeholders and the likes, and it feels like you have been doing the same forever now. Continue reading –>