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

Meet my Mentor – Mr. Askander Mirza. ExtraOrdinary Speaker.


Meet my Mentor at and President of the Garden City Toastmasters International Mr. Askander Mirza. Corporate Trainer, NLP practitioner, Leadership coach, Distinguished Toastmaster, Public Speaker, Life Coach Mr. Mirza came to our Toast masters club to deliver an Educational Speech. Impressed, I went to meet him next week He readily agreed to Mentor me as … Continue reading Meet my Mentor – Mr. Askander Mirza. ExtraOrdinary Speaker.

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

Tuesday Column – Jay Parkhe and 10 Character Goal Generator Random Ideas.


Every Tuesday: Jay Parkhe The Mentor shall share with you 10 Random Ideas as Character Goal Generator.Read all of them.See which one appeals you most and Think Why?Is this adaptable? Do you wish to have a Character Goal like this ? Reall?Think again or choose another. If not, Stick with it for life or re-write … Continue reading Tuesday Column – Jay Parkhe and 10 Character Goal Generator Random Ideas.

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

Jay Parkhe – Monday Column – Motto of Life


Generating some random terms is a great way to drive into your creative faculties . Moving To The Void. Is this going to nothingness? Is this about going towards universe as your marketplace? Do you see a void that you can fill?/is there a space you can create for your businesses?/ --------------------- Cause Squinting Eyes. … Continue reading Jay Parkhe – Monday Column – Motto of Life

I’m Organisationally Challenged:) Remember him?


Did you know... ... that today is Odie's Birthday? Odie the dog, Garfield's best friend, first appeared on August 8, 1978, in the Jim Davis comic strip Garfield. Trivia buffs: Odie was based on a car dealership commercial written by Jim Davis, which featured Odie the Village Idiot. Davis liked the name Odie and decided … Continue reading I’m Organisationally Challenged:) Remember him?

Jay’s Mentor Wisdom Quotes


MENTOR Humor (don't these sound familiar to some famous Quotes? Progress does not happen without change, and change doesn't happen without an open mind. - Jay ParkheWhen no one challenges your ideas; it is even more important to closely evaluate them. - Jay ParkheYou can't discover new places if you never leave the comfort of … Continue reading Jay’s Mentor Wisdom Quotes

Jay’s Mantra-Random Acts of Kindness Today.


Go out of your way to thank someone today! Make someone a cup of coffee Who will be making dinner for your family today? Tag, you’re it! Buy someone a coffee Go the day without complaining Help someone struggling with heavy bags Pay for someone else’s meal today Remember that friend you haven’t seen for … Continue reading Jay’s Mantra-Random Acts of Kindness Today.

From my respected Mentor – Dr. Marshall Goldsmith


Welcome to the Marshall Goldsmith Thinkers50 Blog! In this week's interview with Chris Cuomo, my great friend, journalist and news anchor of CNN's Cuomo Prime Time interviews me about one of the trickiest bad habits in my book, What Got You Here Won't Get You There. I hope you enjoy and learn as Chris and I explore the concept of … Continue reading From my respected Mentor – Dr. Marshall Goldsmith

Jay’s Quick Poetry-The Sharp And Grand Rock


Short story that inspired me to write a Quick Poem below Imagine life is a game in which you are juggling five balls. The balls are called work, family, health, friends and integrity. And you're keeping all of them in the air. But one day you finally come to understand that work is a rubber … Continue reading Jay’s Quick Poetry-The Sharp And Grand Rock

What mentors do for startup founders


A startup can have all of it — a good suggestion, an expanding customer unfriendly, funding, an excellent outlook — yet discover itself floundering, struggling to cope with a transforming into team or finding out the most effective approach to make use of these bucks for enlargement. And that’s the place the appropriate mentor could … Continue reading What mentors do for startup founders

Supply Chain Newsletter I subscribe.


TOP HEADLINES Aggressive multi-billion logistics push from Alibaba Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has decided a massive over 100 billion yuan investment push ... Modest growth in global air cargo in Q1 According to a recent report by WorldACD, the global air cargo growth has been quote modest ... Allcargo subsidiary to set up auto engineering … Continue reading Supply Chain Newsletter I subscribe.

When I became a SME Reporter


Thank you Jet airways Global Linkers platform for SMEs who gave me an opportunity to be a SME reporter for a day and cover the Indo-Dutch Startup link inauguration event. https://jetairways.globallinker.com/#/bizforum/article/15986 Indo-Dutch Startup Initiative - Bengaluru: SME Reporter Series TRADE FAIRS AND EVENTS Dhananjaya Parkhe 14 minutes ago — 4 min read Summary: As part of our … Continue reading When I became a SME Reporter

1st Meetup of Mentor MasterClass


We had our first meeting of the Meetup Jay Parkhe's Mentor Master Class yesterday at Just Practicals' Sierra Cartel Business Centre. To begin with we had 3A's ( All new members who joined had their names beginning from A - Is this a good Omen?  Looks like we are off to a AAA rated starte. … Continue reading 1st Meetup of Mentor MasterClass

Radical Self Confidence


Self-confidence is a must for all of us- no matter which stage of our life journey we are in. It doesn’t matter what our role looks like: Whether we’ve lost ourselves in career or business Whether we’re feeling lonely post-breakup or just lonely in a crowd or enjoying our solitude and the feelings of Quietude. … Continue reading Radical Self Confidence

Sometimes it is better to just walk away from things


and go back to them later when you’re in a better frame of mind Sometimes it is better to just walk away from things and go back to them later when you’re in a better frame of mind. Try some of these to find your peace back. Answer the phone in a cheerful voice – … Continue reading Sometimes it is better to just walk away from things

I will never be this young again. Ever. Oh damn… I just got older.


It is not my birthday but it will remain as a constant reminder of reaching an age post-retirement that constantly reminds of a few resolutions, few events and, few good, bad and ugly memories. Difficult to throw away like the pebble or the thorn that entered our Sandals and kept bothering us. I know I … Continue reading I will never be this young again. Ever. Oh damn… I just got older.

I was very proud of my nickname throughout my life – What’s in a Name?


I was very proud of my nickname throughout my life, but today- I couldn’t be any different to what my nickname was. She told me she won't use my nickname again It so happened, I said Let me help you with your baggage and bagasse' and let's throw this into the Sky with all our … Continue reading I was very proud of my nickname throughout my life – What’s in a Name?

Milton Fried man Prize for Ladies in White! WOW!


 CONGRATULATIONS !  The Cato Institute has presented Cuba’s Ladies in White (Damas de Blanco) with the 2018 Milton Friedman Prize for Advancing Liberty, a $250,000 biennial award presented to a group or individual who has made a significant contribution to advance human freedom. The Ladies in White have a simple message: The political prisoners of Cuba are our sons, … Continue reading Milton Fried man Prize for Ladies in White! WOW!

Intolerance to difference – Good, bad, ugly?


I would not generalise, and would not attribute any of the three above. Tolerance in India has come to mean - Tolerating+Nonsense right politicians to some members of thof even the general public . So does that make the two negatives i.e. adding IN as a prefix - POSITIVE. No. I am afraid not. But, … Continue reading Intolerance to difference – Good, bad, ugly?

Awakening latent Dreams!


According to Freud, every dream represents a wish fulfillment. Dreams are representative of the imaginary fulfillment of a wish or impulse in early childhood before such wishes have been repressed. Sometimes you meet someone and your gut makes you judgemental immediately, without knowing anything about people.To Freud, dreams were all about wish fulfillment. The manifest content of the dream masked the true wishes and desires … Continue reading Awakening latent Dreams!

The Ultimate Dream


Where do we want to b?. What is our desired place we see? What is the Ultimate Place we wish to be? A Dreamer knows Inside OUT and Outside IN! We do tend to forget the dream and live life Going with the flow, mostly aimlessly. Dreams give us Purpose, Goals, Ambitions, and Aims - albeit … Continue reading The Ultimate Dream

Mentoring Dreamers to Awaken their Dreams.


Give the spark that may get fanned and become High rise flames and Fire Begin to light we must ignite the latent subconscious and fight for our Right. I Wake up the dreamers and demand their need for rights In the dead corner of their hippocampus lies a sleeping, latent WISH In the dead of … Continue reading Mentoring Dreamers to Awaken their Dreams.

Mean machine or Meaning making Machine – who am I ?


Dealing with perceptions in my mind's eyes hoping against hope my presuppositions my cognitive bias my hyper criticism brutally and honestly delivered Reacted fiercely Mean machine or Meaning making Machine - who am I ? Interpreted differently Forgetting all the time There could be another way May be it means something else Meanings, judgements passed … Continue reading Mean machine or Meaning making Machine – who am I ?

Conversational Narcissist :)


I was once labelled as MR. TALKIES. And I just took over a Meet up club called TalkWiz which I renamed as TALKWIZArds Club. via Conversation is a skill. Here’s how to be better at it | Ladders A conversational narcissist is the one that keeps taking the ball from the game of catch and not ever … Continue reading Conversational Narcissist 🙂