Man’s search for fulfillment

Having gone through some of the best self-help books as well as blogs & youtube videos, I have tried summarizing some of the key aspects, emphasized by these wise men, to lead a fulfilling life in the modern age of hustle and bustle. The following are some of the noteworthy books that I went through,Continue reading “Man’s search for fulfillment”

Why “Together” is indeed “Better”

The following is the book for whom I am writing my review. “Together Is Better” by Simon Sinek is a very nicely written self-help book wherein the emphasis is on winning as a group rather than winning individually. The way great leadership, wherein the great leader is chosen by the group to make theContinue reading “Why “Together” is indeed “Better””

What does it take to be a “LinchPin”

Recently I had the honor of reading Seth Godin’s book named “The Linchpin”. The book is inspiring to the core and explains how linchpins find it very difficult to survive in stable , banal & process oriented factory environments. For ages , the factory model of working , where there would be a factory owner(owingContinue reading “What does it take to be a “LinchPin””

Serve those who serve others to achieve fulfillment

For those who have not yet watched this video of Simon Sinek , this is a must watch. Please listen to this video very carefully and would have witnessed something extra special. Simon Sinek narrates his experience of getting stuck up in Afghanistan , after having lost all hopes of returning back to his home.Continue reading “Serve those who serve others to achieve fulfillment”

The Art of Storytelling – The Carmine Gallo Way

The Storyteller’s Secret is the third book of Carmine Gallo that I have read after Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs, Talk like TED.Like the first two, I have found this equally fascinating. This book is a must read for those who are looking to overcome stage fright , public speaking as well as those whoContinue reading “The Art of Storytelling – The Carmine Gallo Way”

5 Leadership Lessons, a masterclass – The Simon Sinek Way

The following link has a recent video of Simon Sinek that I came across recently. The practicality of the 5 principles conveyed via this video fascinated me and enticed me to share this with a broader audience group to spread the word around. Here are the 5 leadership principles, which if practiced as wellContinue reading “5 Leadership Lessons, a masterclass – The Simon Sinek Way”

Comparison v/s Advancement , what do we prefer?

I have been following Simon Sinek’s lessons about leadership and the simplicity with which he conveys his leadership related messages is a real treat. Some of the best takeaways from his numerous videos on youtube, his famous books are like: 1) Serving those who serve others would give us fulfillment and would enable oxytocin toContinue reading “Comparison v/s Advancement , what do we prefer?”

Extending Parenting to Leadership

The following two videos of Simon teach all of us wonderful lessons related to leadership. My key leadership related takeaways have been summarized below. Parenting and leadership are similar and require empathy and understanding. Just like a parent cannot do away with a child who is going through a tough time andContinue reading “Extending Parenting to Leadership”

Why analyzing data patterns has always been an art

Super Freakonomics is an amazing book. This book is driven by scientific facts and goes a long way to show as to why studying patterns in data is the most full proof way of coming to conclusions especially when situations go beyond control and need to be quarantined. The examples of seemingly trivial solutions beingContinue reading “Why analyzing data patterns has always been an art”

The golden principles that emanate from the “WHY”

The following video of Simon is truly a must watch. The following guiding principles that emanate from WHY would help us lead our lives in a much better and proficient manner Serve those who serve others to achieve fulfillment – From the video the examples given by Simon to demonstrate this fact is simplyContinue reading “The golden principles that emanate from the “WHY””