Dear Uncle [3] – Self-Confidence

This is a post in a series of fictitious letters from/to Uncle Ash to seek guidance on challenges faced by a young adult. Dear Vishya, In the last letter, I ran out of space!! Hope …

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Dear Uncle [2] – Is a lot of friends a good or bad thing?

This is a series of fictitious letters to highlight some challenges and relevant advice from Uncle Ash. Dear Uncle, I gave it some thought about your question – what are my strengths and weaknesses? As …

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Dear Uncle, What should I do?

Note: This is a fictitious series of letters to drive home some key messages to those seeking.. ———————————————– Dear Uncle, How are you? Hope you are doing well. I just finished my exams and got …

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Keeping at it!

What does it take to stay motivated? How does one stay motivated? Motivation is a psychological feature that induces an organism to act towards a desired goal and elicits, controls, and sustains certain goal-directed behaviors. Motivation is …

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Don’t limit yourself

Setting limits to oneself is good in circumstances where one needs to establish behavioral standards – things such as mind what you say, mind how much to ask of someone’s personal affairs, etc. When it …

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To see Happiness around you

You need to be happy yourself. That’s the first and foremost step. Your happiness defines your persona and your persona influences people around you. Happiness is contagious, you can always rub it off on others …

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Don’t just be a techie, be a leader

Having worked in the IT industry for over 20 years, what I have learnt is doing the technical work is the least thing you should know to do well. Any reasonably educated, trained person can …

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It is those small changes in life…

..that make a big difference. Recognizing what changes to make takes time. We are so walloped in life that we are trying to just keep afloat not thinking where that current is coming from and …

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