The options we choose in life reveal our intentions

Life is an infinite game where there is nothing like WINNING or LOSING.In the game of life there is only STAYING AHEAD or BEHIND. The only choice that we have in life is to choose to play the INFINITE GAME with either an INFINITE or FINITE mindset. The option that we choose to play theContinue reading “The options we choose in life reveal our intentions”

Realizing this truth will help achieve “Fulfillment” in our lives

Adopted from Simon Sinek’s leadership quotes: “The VALUE of OUR LIVES is not determined by what we do for OURSELVES. The VALUE of OUR LIVES is determined by what we do for OTHERS.”

Understanding this truth about life would help us lead our lives better

Adopted from Simon Sinek”s book The Infinite Game. James Carse’s Game theory talks about infinite and finite games. Life and business are infinite games where : There are no clearly defined rules Players can come and go and there in no definite number There is no end limit or time in an infinite game ItContinue reading “Understanding this truth about life would help us lead our lives better”

Understanding the Golden Circle

As shown in the snapshot , the WHY and HOW in whatever we do relates to the LIMBIC or emotional brain which only understands signals. WHAT we do is directed related to the rational brain or neo cortex since this can be reasoned out logically Adopted from Simon Sinek’s book Start With Why and thisContinue reading “Understanding the Golden Circle”

Organization communication with respect to the marketplace

As shown in the image , the communication should start with WHY. The percolation of the vision should trickle down to the makers of the product so that the WHAT in the product reflects the vision and is able to communicate the message to the end customers , part of the marketplace Adopted from SimonContinue reading “Organization communication with respect to the marketplace”

How the Idea Diffusion curve can serve as a radar to customer loyalty

The Idea Diffusion curve highlights the Innovators and early adopters as the ones who are not risk averse when it comes to trying out NEW products These are ones who love experimenting and whose word of mouth truly matters Thus a company who creates a new product should first try to impress and attract theseContinue reading “How the Idea Diffusion curve can serve as a radar to customer loyalty”

Why NURTURING of WHY in an organization is important?

Many iconic organizations go through a phase when WHY goes fuzzy. The WHY espoused by an iconic leader goes missing in the absence of an infinite minded successor whom focuses on WHAT instead of WHY.This is shown in the curve where the WHY plateaued after some time. This manifests itself in terms of lack ofContinue reading “Why NURTURING of WHY in an organization is important?”

Why we should not be obsessed with winning in an Infinite Game

Adopted from the following great quote of Simon Sinek. “There is nothing like WINNING or LOSING in business or life , there is ONLY AHEAD and BEHIND”

This quote will make us realize why OPTIMISM is the primary ingredient of PROGRESS

Adopted from Simon Sinek’s great quotes.. “The PRIMARY ingredient for PROGRESS is OPTIMISM – the UNWAVERING BELIEF that something can be BETTER , drives the HUMAN RACE FORWARD.”

Approaching Leadership with “An Open Mind”

The following great quote from Simon Sinek highlights that leaders consider themselves as STUDENTs and approach all difficulties with an OPEN MIND. “We can TEACH only if we are WILLING to LEARN.”