Your passion is not my business!

Book Review, Business Process, On my mind now

13 September 2016 | 2 Comments

A few years ago, I engaged a business coach to help me conduct a class on Business Plan creation for my clients.
I had expected this person to have the skills already to conduct this session for my clients who paid good money to spend a Saturday morning with me, and this coach.
As the session [...]

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How come I am so poor?

Business Process, Epiphanies

6 May 2016 | 0 Comments

I am certain you have seen this somewhere:
This is going to be the easiest consulting case I will take, though I will charge very high and only give the solution on full payment, in cash, that is!
In analyzing a company operation, it was noted that they are selling on credit and it is causing [...]

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There’s more $$ there?

General, Networking Expert

3 May 2016 | 0 Comments

Once you have made an appointment or arrangement to meet or speak with someone, if you need to change the plan then when do you communicate this intention to the other party?
On a few occasions I have been stood up at the last moment before the other party who wanted to change the plan.
Whereas I [...]

Success and Failures – hand in hand?

General

28 April 2016 | 0 Comments

I am lately appreciating quotes from this very humble man, the Late A. P. J. Kalam, Former President of India

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What If?

Book Review

25 April 2016 | 0 Comments

What If by Randall Munroe
Interesting title for a book to say the least. But what got me to pick it up was the subtitle ‘Serious scientific answers to absurd hypothetical questions’.
I had never known that people do really ask questions like:
1. How safe would I be if I swam in a pool with nuclear [...]

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‘I need to work with you’

Epiphanies, Networking Expert

25 March 2016 | 0 Comments

Some friends have commented that it has been a while that I had posted a networking based article.
Well true, it has been a while since I attended networking meetings and gatherings, and besides I am not a master in the subject by any means of measurement.
However, some months ago I attended a networking meeting organized [...]

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Old Dog New Tricks

On my mind now

3 March 2016 | 0 Comments

I attended a talk yesterday where the topic of work culture was discussed briefly and that the developments in certain countries, Sweden in particular which have adopted the 6-work hours per day came to light.
This then flashed a memory in me, when I was running the operations of a company here previously where we did [...]

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Mirror, mirror on the wall!

Communication, On my mind now

16 February 2016 | 0 Comments

Neurosis is layers upon layers of unresolved issues, all summed up to lead to a neurotic state of being. Then it becomes lunacy.
I am looking at the landscape of our country where in every aspect of it, lunacy from neurosis has taken over.
Firstly is the poor command of the English language from the man in [...]

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Karma is a bitch!

Epiphanies, On my mind now

27 January 2016 | 0 Comments

What goes around comes around, and in full circle.
Depending on your belief, there are various definitions. An eye for an eye, or what goes around, comes around if you are a Christian. If a Muslim, then it is fair reward for your actions. In Buddhism and Hinduism, it’s called karma. In Scientology, a dose of [...]

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Garlic prawn aglio olio

Favourite recipes, On my mind now

20 January 2016 | 0 Comments

You like garlic prawn aglio olio pasta?
Me too, so I am sure you would have your own recipe from books or from the internet.
But here is mine, adapted to suit my taste. So far one friend has tasted it and liked it, so hopefully this works for you.
Ingredients:
1. Fresh prawns – 300gms, peeled with [...]

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