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

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

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 !

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

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 #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

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

Creativity: Random Inputs generated this morning for today


Quick and Dirty Meaning: Things that are fixed with great speed, but as a result, it's probably not going to work very well.  The quick trip this year did not expect any result even after a month and I was little depressed.  But the Brainwave and Udemy courses I am doing are really balancing. There's … Continue reading Creativity: Random Inputs generated this morning for today

Adieu – Free Verse by Jay – Dhananjay Parkhe


In a Mentor's life, Mentees come for:1. A Reason2. A Season, 3. Or for life and accept him/ her as Life Coach.After a longish Five and half month I bid adieu to a worthy mentoree finally today. AdieuFree verse by Jay (On Cloud Nine:Meaning: Having strong feelings of happiness or satisfaction. )Congratulations, however hard you … Continue reading Adieu – Free Verse by Jay – Dhananjay Parkhe

Creativity: Random Phrase generator for the day and how I foresee the day to progress…


Birds of a Feather Flock Together Meaning: People tend to associate with others who share similar interests or values. Have to find more and more likeminded people going forward that people poles apart. Rain on Your Parade Meaning: To spoil someone's fun or plans; ruining a pleasurable moment. No. Not happening. Won't do that. Hit … Continue reading Creativity: Random Phrase generator for the day and how I foresee the day to progress…

Creativity: Random Phrases generated for the day, predict the day ahead.


Wake Up Call Meaning: An occurance of sorts that brings a problem to somebody's attention and they realize it needs fixing.  Just wondering, how many wake up calls one needs? One per day?  For those day dreaming? Multiple times a day:)  Like Father Like Son Meaning: Resembling one's parents in terms of appearance or behavior. Hmmm.... Appearance is OK. … Continue reading Creativity: Random Phrases generated for the day, predict the day ahead.

These are the 10 habits of unlikeable people | Ladders. I CONFESS. I have them too.


via These are the 10 habits of unlikeable people | Ladders No one is perfect. But that's a very lame excuse! No? I read this article and said. Oh, Gosh! I have the same habits which surface at wrong times.  Interesting article for deeper personal introspection and improvement.  LIked and shared.   https://widgets.getpocket.com/v1/button?label=pocket&count=horizontal&align=left&v=1&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.theladders.com%2Fcareer-advice%2F10-habits-of-unlikeable-people&title=These%20are%20the%2010%20habits%20of%20unlikeable%20people%20%7C%20Ladders&src=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.theladders.com%2Fcareer-advice%2F10-habits-of-unlikeable-people%3Futm_swu%3D6280%26utm_medium%3Demail%26utm_source%3Dmember%26utm_campaign%3Ddaily-newsletter%26utm_content%3D8wayABTest7%2F26%26utm_term%3DDNLAB-07-26-18&r=0.28050605825349884 THE WHOLE … Continue reading These are the 10 habits of unlikeable people | Ladders. I CONFESS. I have them too.