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Why Self-Discipline is Over-rated and What to do About it

A lot of people beat themselves up over not being able to lead a disciplined life. Every time they start a “ritual”, the pride and satisfaction that come along with it is quickly gone when they are not able to keep up. In fact many people don’t even start because they know they will not […]

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Why Are You Doing Your Day Job?

If there was a way to measure the dissatisfaction that people experience as a result of their day jobs, I think it would show an increase as time has passed by. For example, dissatisfaction in the 60s and 70s would be lesser than what it is now. One of the main reasons behind this is […]

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Don’t be Addicted to Struggling and Adversity

“Develop the strength to do bold things, not the strength to suffer” – Niccolò Machiavelli As we grow older, there is a part of our ego that almost starts to become masochistic in nature. We are not satisfied with anything that is readily available to us. We start respecting only that which comes to us […]

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Stop Being a Perfectionist

“Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass…It’s about learning to dance in the rain.”  – Vivian Greene Right from childhood, we’re always taught to be a perfectionist. Getting good grades and maintaining it throughout school is not just expected, but demanded. This soon turns into the demand for getting a perfect job, a […]

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Do It Your Way. The Key to Enjoying Entrepreneurship.

Today, we’ll be talking about why you need to start relying more on intuition as opposed to blindly following a set of rules when it comes to entrepreneurship or your work or the way you live your life. Let me ask you a question: Who are the top entrepreneurs that you know? Take some time […]

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What is boredom? How to overcome it?

Hi! Welcome to Episode number 08. In this episode, we’ll be talking about what boredom is and how you can overcome it. The usual answers to get away with boredom are: ‘Indulge in activities you like’, ‘Do all sorts of things that bring you pleasure’, ‘Make friends and have fun’ – which is fine and […]

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The Biggest Marketing Lesson I learned and How it Can be Applied to Life

Hi! Welcome to episode number seven. In this episode I will be talking about one of the biggest lessons that I have learnt in marketing while I was selling my products and services. That lesson has got something to do with the term called ‘decision stress’ and how this particular term can also be applied […]

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Understanding Simplicity With The Example of a Bucket and Water

All our desires can be categorized in two ways – those that result because of our genuine nature, and those that result because of our past conditioning. The latter are always bound to result in some kind of tension since their origins lie in something that is not natural to us. They are the desires […]

The Top 10 Myths of Minimalism

Minimalism is a relatively new concept and something that is still misunderstood. And as negative as it may sound, sometimes the best way to explain what something is, is by clarifying about what it is not. So let’s take a look at the ten most common misconceptions about minimalism: Minimalism is about being frugal Minimalism […]

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The Only Way to Win in Life is to Accept Defeat

We’ve always been told that competing and staying on top has to be the motto that we all should follow in life, irrespective of our circumstances and age. Right from getting good grades in school to securing the highest paying job, it all results in an incessant endeavour that we get so absorbed in, we […]