Should You Change Careers Because Of The Pandemic?


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$265Billion Dollar Economic Package instalment 10% of Indian GDP announced.


Someone summarised PM's speech for me as I found the PM address full of Hindi, Sanskrit, english jargons which a layman, a man on the street, a common man can never understand. Or perhaps Narendra Modi did not wish them to address. Such a disjointed/ In-silo effort at speech making - even when BJP has … Continue reading $265Billion Dollar Economic Package instalment 10% of Indian GDP announced.

Meet my Virtual Friend – Mr. Nelson Wong


Mr. Nelson Wong and I connected on Ecademy, around the year 2004.  We haven’t yet spoken to each other or virtually or physically shaken hands.  We still consider each other as respected friends whose views we like to read and understand.  Ecademy was a great platform where I learnt “ Connections first – Business Later” … Continue reading Meet my Virtual Friend – Mr. Nelson Wong

Turf – Free verse by Jay


Turf Free verse by jay Because I could not win the Turf, it did kindly win for me. Pause to win, like the Turf does. It does win, it does install, Should it also rid? Given that it is really lush, Above all others is my poor pasture. Permanent, perennial, poor pasture. Are you upset … Continue reading Turf – Free verse by Jay

We All Screw Up, How to Make Our Screw Ups Better! – Marshall Goldsmith


via We All Screw Up, How to Make Our Screw Ups Better! – Marshall Goldsmith   We All Screw Up, How to Make Our Screw Ups Better! In a recent interview with my great friend Steve Berglas, we talked about his work teaching people how to deal with their errors, their screw ups. Steve is … Continue reading We All Screw Up, How to Make Our Screw Ups Better! – Marshall Goldsmith

Random Acts of Kindness


Send flowers to a friend or a family member! Start the day right – make breakfast for everyone Old laptop or mobile lying around? Donate it Pay for someone else’s meal today Feeling inspired? Make a meal for your family or roommates Make your voice count - sign a petition for a good cause Feed … Continue reading Random Acts of Kindness

Random Phrases, My Day and Creativity


Knuckle Down Meaning: Getting sincere about something; applying oneself seriously to a job.  Two impromptu Ice-breaker speeches - moving towards Goal 1. Did not win prize, got a participation certificate but the pleasure was in audience individuals - rank strangers coming back not just complimenting but quoting me 'VERBATIM' and saying, they loved it, they would like … Continue reading Random Phrases, My Day and Creativity

Title: Are you Really READY to succeed in SME business?  Ask yourself these 4 Questions.


    Word Count: 1109 Summary: How, we can make sure that we are among the winners rather than the losers in these high stakes game? The answer is within us. We must ask ourselves four key questions to determine whether our small business can survive and thrive. Keywords: business, starting a business, small business, … Continue reading Title: Are you Really READY to succeed in SME business?  Ask yourself these 4 Questions.

Creativity, My Day and Random Phrases


Tug of War Meaning: It can refer to the popular rope pulling game or it can mean a struggle for authority. That happened for 38 good years - both me and my better half each of us playing bullying games all the time, 🙂 Yada Yada Meaning: A way to notify a person that what they're saying is predictable … Continue reading Creativity, My Day and Random Phrases

My Free Verse Poem called LOVE. Have fun :) :) :)


Love Free verse by jay Because I did not love for Love, it did "kindly" love for me. Love, Love, everywhere, Yet not a Dolla$ to love.:)  Don't believe that the $ollar is distant? the deer is Close beyond belief. Never forget the close-knit and hand-to-hand dear. The desire that's really innate, Above all others … Continue reading My Free Verse Poem called LOVE. Have fun 🙂 🙂 🙂

Random Phrases, Creativity, My Day !


Like Father Like Son Meaning: Resembling one's parents in terms of appearance or behavior.  Yes. The receding hairline on my forehead and rear part of head do make me resemble like my father but he was dark brown, I am pale brown in skin - may be because my mom was fair skinned.  Back To the Drawing … Continue reading Random Phrases, Creativity, My Day !

Creativity, Random Phrases and my Yesterday :)


Drive Me Nuts Meaning: To greatly frustrate someone. To drive someone crazy, insane, bonkers, or bananas. No-Brainer Meaning: Anything that requires minimal brain activity to accomplish. Hands Down Meaning: Anything that's easy or has no difficulty; something that is a certainty. Greased Lightning Meaning: Very fast or quick. Easy As Pie Meaning: Something that is easy. Lickety Split Meaning: To go at a quick pace; no delaying! … Continue reading Creativity, Random Phrases and my Yesterday 🙂

Startup Newsletters I like


Today's Top Story Walmart Set To Buy $800 Mn Worth Flipkart ESOPs It is to be noted that Walmart is obligated to purchase 6,242,271 shares from Flipkart’s ESOP pool of 11,947,026 shares. The current employees will be allowed to liquidate their employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) at $126-128 a unit, depending on the charges applicable. More … Continue reading Startup Newsletters I like

The way we in self-speak can help us Self-Develop into a Speaker or a Failure


  Some BS Facts About Self-Development Everyone Thinks Are True   Word count 428 For example, The way we in self-speak can help us Self-Develop into a Speaker or a Failure Self-Speech plays a huge role in our self-image. Self-image plays a huge role in our self-confidence. Self-confidence plays a huge role in our ability … Continue reading The way we in self-speak can help us Self-Develop into a Speaker or a Failure

Our Rude Onion Love


By Z-Jay's Band A Love Song For Edie - Funny Song 🙂 This one's for you Lord Pondicherry! My love for you is like the most rude onion, Your face reminds me of intelligent spiders, Together, we are like muffins and pepper. Oh darling Edie, My rude onion, My intelligent carrot, The perfect companion to … Continue reading Our Rude Onion Love

Timeless Advice on Writing: The Collected Wisdom of Great Writers – Brain Pickings


via Timeless Advice on Writing: The Collected Wisdom of Great Writers – Brain Pickings   Hemingway, Didion, Baldwin, Fitzgerald, Sontag, Vonnegut, Bradbury, Morrison, Orwell, and other literary icons. BY MARIA POPOVA By popular demand, I’ve put together a periodically updated reading list of all the famous advice on writing presented here over the years, featuring words of … Continue reading Timeless Advice on Writing: The Collected Wisdom of Great Writers – Brain Pickings

4 Secret Selling Techniques You Must Implement


  Word Count: 691 Summary: To reach our business goals we need right resources and/or the insights to help our business reach the success it's capable of.  Following four insights will help us generate the business we've always dreamed of. Article Body: 1.  Experiment with New Advertising Methods   A sharp decline in the effectiveness of our … Continue reading 4 Secret Selling Techniques You Must Implement

Wise Coach – Naive Coach


I was reading this commercial from Tony Robbins' Newsletter " When someone asks you for help, how do you respond? The naive coach tends to "over-commit." They feel this heartfelt pressure to help the person, so the say, “Yes! Let me share my solutions with you. I’m committed to your change. Let’s make it happen!” … Continue reading Wise Coach – Naive Coach

Thursday Mentor – Free Verse by Jay Parkhe


Greed 2.0 Free verse by jay Because I could not lead with Greed, it did kindly lead for me. Greed, Greed, every where, Yet not a Rupee to lead. I cannot help but stop and look at the Alchoholic's selfishness. Does the selfishness make you shiver? does it? Pay attention to the stupid, stupidity is … Continue reading Thursday Mentor – Free Verse by Jay Parkhe

Wednesday Column – Jay Parkhe’s creative Mentoring – Random Slogan Generation.


In my Mentor Column on Wednesdays Jay Mentor discusses with readers the Slogans. Do you have a Slogan? Have a look at the ones I chose for you below. Any of them make sense to you? Relevant to you? Appealing to you.Do you think, you can expand, modify, change a wee bit and make these … Continue reading Wednesday Column – Jay Parkhe’s creative Mentoring – Random Slogan Generation.

Monday Column – 10 Mottos of Life – Random Pick


Take a Random Pick of the Motto. Think about it. Relate it to your life stage. See meaning into it. Compare your life state and Facts with the words. Do they resonate? Is there a message there for you?  Can you choose one of these Random lines as your Motto for the Rest of your … Continue reading Monday Column – 10 Mottos of Life – Random Pick

Random Phrases today with Creativity boosters for the day.


Great Sunday.  5th meeting of Toastmasters in 3rd Club of Bangalore. Young, vibrant crowd mixed with some bearded oldies and middle aged Techies. Love Birds Meaning: A pair of people who have a shared love for each other. No. did not happen. Day of course, began different.  Jaws of Death Meaning: Being in a dangerous or very deadly situation.  … Continue reading Random Phrases today with Creativity boosters for the day.

Mentor Master Class- Free Tutorial Series 1-10 for Mentors from Jay Parkhe #3


In today’s competitive world, recruiters no longer hold on to traditional methods of recruiting through traditional one-to-one interviews. Thanks to the added competition, which has resulted in a shortage of talent, companies are fast resorting to technology, and platforms like Skype, GoToMeetings are fast replacing the old model of interviewing. Companies are increasingly adopting employee-centric … Continue reading Mentor Master Class- Free Tutorial Series 1-10 for Mentors from Jay Parkhe #3

Mentor Master Class- Free Tutorial Series 1-10 for Mentors from Jay Parkhe #2


In today’s competitive business world, there are two basic realities that drive the workforces. First one is getting people who get results. Second is to get people who get results stay. Today’s world of globalization, customized employee enhancement plans, competitive benefits, and demographic changes make it very tough on companies to get and then retain … Continue reading Mentor Master Class- Free Tutorial Series 1-10 for Mentors from Jay Parkhe #2

Mentor Master Class- Free Tutorial Series 1-10 for Mentors from Jay Parkhe #4. how coaching helps


Abstract: Let us take an example to understand how coaching benefits employees .M was recently promoted to the post of a Team Manager , something he does not have a lot of experience on . At their first meeting , S asked a couple of questions to M to know more about him , just to get acquainted .  In the subsequent meetings , Stanley and Morgan discussed what … Continue reading Mentor Master Class- Free Tutorial Series 1-10 for Mentors from Jay Parkhe #4. how coaching helps

Creativity and looking back at the Random Phrases generated this morning.


Fight Fire With Fire Meaning: To retaliate with an attack that is similar to the attack used against you.  Used judicially, without impulse and impatience - it is one of the best Tactical play - not a strategic one.  Drawing a Blank Meaning: Failing to recall a memory. Unable to remember something.  True. I have erased my mailbox and … Continue reading Creativity and looking back at the Random Phrases generated this morning.

Mentor Master Class- Free Tutorial Series 1-10 for Mentors from Jay Parkhe #1


Mentoring is the act of identifying and nurturing potential areas of improvement in an individual. This could be a short-term action plan targeted towards a specific goal in mind, like career growth, higher learning, or could be a life-long process of improvement. The goals and processes are always set here by the learner. The job of … Continue reading Mentor Master Class- Free Tutorial Series 1-10 for Mentors from Jay Parkhe #1

Thursday Mentor – Free Verse by Jay Parkhe


Greed Free verse by jay Because I could not lead for Greed, it did kindly lead for me. Pause to lead, like the Greed does. Pay attention to the selfish, the selfishness is the most Alchoholic stinginess of all. Does the selfishness make you shiver? does it? Pay attention to the stupid, stupidity is the … Continue reading Thursday Mentor – Free Verse by Jay Parkhe

Wednesday Column – Jay Parkhe – What is your Slogan?


In my Mentor Column on Wednesdays Jay Mentor discusses with readers the Slogans. Do you have a Slogan?  Have a look at the ones I chose for you below. Any of them make sense to you? Relevant to you? Appealing to you. Do you think, you can expand, modify, change a wee bit and make … Continue reading Wednesday Column – Jay Parkhe – What is your Slogan?

Tuesday Column – Jay Parkhe – Character Goals


Chosen randomly Jay Mentor presents you with some choices you may take as your character goals Better yourselves. Make a sacrifice for the greater good. Forgive somebody. Break an addiction. Find out your true identity. Gain the approval of somebody. Find peace within. Each mentee/mentoree I meet has a different and unique need that helps … Continue reading Tuesday Column – Jay Parkhe – Character Goals

Tuesday Mentor : How many ‘Formulas’ and Ópen Secrets’ of SUCCESS will keep producing Bestsellers? Jay Parkhe


Formula For YOUR Success! While everyone who seems to come up with SUCCESS, FORMULA, SECRET in their titles makes to the best seller list of books - rarely one formula is good for Home businesses or Startpreneurs. Summary: Outline your tasks daily using the day timer you will know what day and time you can … Continue reading Tuesday Mentor : How many ‘Formulas’ and Ópen Secrets’ of SUCCESS will keep producing Bestsellers? Jay Parkhe