RAK – the Random Acts of Kindness Movement . Choose one.


Send flowers to a friend or a family member! Surprise your parents with flowers Send a thank you card to someone who has made a difference in your life (a friend, family member, teacher etc.) Be eco-friendly – unplug electronics when you’re finished using them Lend a friend a book you think they’d like Help … Continue reading RAK – the Random Acts of Kindness Movement . Choose one.

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

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

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

Creativity: Random phrases for Friday and how my day went.


Two Down, One to Go Meaning: Two things have been completed, but there is one more that has yet to be finished.  I finished two article writing and two presentations now one more to go.  Going is tough but it gets going.  Easy As Pie Meaning: Something that is easy.  Parting was so damned easy, why did I drag … Continue reading Creativity: Random phrases for Friday and how my day went.

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.

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.

Random Acts of Kindness – Choose one. I have.


Save water – take a shorter shower todayMake someone’s day – tell a friend why you appreciate themFight climate change – go vegetarian for today!Someone wronged you? Forgive themTaking public transport? Offer your seat to someone elseFeed a stray animal if you spot oneSurprise your parents with flowersOld laptop or mobile lying around? Donate itHelp … Continue reading Random Acts of Kindness – Choose one. I have.

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

Replugged: My article about 11 Mentoring approaches of Jay Parkhe


We are all a One Man Company. Jay is A Complete FootBall/ Cricket/ Hockey Team Rolled into one as an Accomplished Mentor Jay is a Coach. ( For Executives / StartPreneura / Businessman/Woman): When you need to have older, wiser person around, who is better attuned to your industry and job, Jay can coach you … Continue reading Replugged: My article about 11 Mentoring approaches of Jay Parkhe

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

Creativity: Generate Random Phrases and relate to the day gone by…


Go For Broke Meaning: To risk it all, even if it means losing everything. To go all out. That's crazy ain't it? But some do. And to go by the mindfulness and other courses I am doing they say listening to heart, thinking thru heart is good. Wondering what is right? Roll With the Punches Meaning: To tolerate or … Continue reading Creativity: Generate Random Phrases and relate to the day gone by…

My Random Acts of Kindness suggestions


Smile at 3 people today Treat a friend – buy them lunch! Offer to help your neighbours/friends with chores Compliment someone today! Gift someone something they complimented you for House chores can be tiring – offer a helping hand Hug your parents Surprise your parents with flowers Share today’s food with your neighbour! Feeling brave? … Continue reading My Random Acts of Kindness suggestions

Random Act of Kindness. I have chosen one. Please choose what you like.


Treat a friend – buy them lunch! Surprise your siblings with their favourite sweets/chocolate We all love surprises! Buy someone an unexpected gift Pick up somebody else’ tab next time you go for a coffee Recycle 3 things today Help an elderly person cross the road or up the stairs Pay for someone else’s meal … Continue reading Random Act of Kindness. I have chosen one. Please choose what you like.

Jay’s Creativity Tantra : Generate Random Phrases every day.


Playing For Keeps Meaning: Said when things are about to get serious. I do give up at times. but I do give it a very serious try. In one recent case I gave up after 50 serious attempts to help.  When people do not wish to help themselves - who am I to help.  It's Not All … Continue reading Jay’s Creativity Tantra : Generate Random Phrases every day.

Great Idioms Generated today: Predicting the day and being creative with Randomness –


I am doing a new Learning course about Master 5 key elements of Story Writing/ Telling. The Key elements are Character Objective Conflict Action Stakes To Ramp this all up - it is essential to churn some new ideas and I am using the Random Phrases/ Idiom Generation methods.  This is close to what I … Continue reading Great Idioms Generated today: Predicting the day and being creative with Randomness –

Creativity and Fun with Random Sentences generated.


Lets all be unique together until we realise we are all the same.  If I don’t like something, I’ll stay away from it. Writing a list of random sentences is harder than I initially thought it would be. A song can make or ruin a person’s day if they let it get to them. Is … Continue reading Creativity and Fun with Random Sentences generated.

Random Acts of Kindness.


Make someone’s day – tell a friend why you appreciate them Old laptop or mobile lying around? Donate it Make someone a cup of coffee It’s hard to stay connected – reach out to an elderly person you know Give up your seat on the tube/bus Help a younger student with their work Write a … Continue reading Random Acts of Kindness.

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

Creativity: Random Phrases for today


Ride Him, Cowboy! Meaning: A cheer people yell, usually at rodeos when cowboys are clinging to the backs of untamed horses.  We had this moment today! My wife finally got to Exhibit her years of work in a State Level Art Gallery. Whether she makes a sale or not - her wish is fulfilled. God is great.  … Continue reading Creativity: Random Phrases 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 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.

Creativity: Random Phrase generated this morning and how day is ending…


Money Doesn't Grow On Trees Meaning: Suggests that money is a resource that must be earned and is not one that's easily acquired. I sometimes wonder how deep the negotiations go into cutting into teacher's courses. I found it absurd when the negotiator of an educational institute was so unreasonable - he was happy if I said … Continue reading Creativity: Random Phrase generated this morning and how day is ending…

Here’s why you should stop looking for a mentor | Ladders


via Here's why you should stop looking for a mentor | Ladders   MENTORSHIPS Here’s why you should stop looking for a mentor By Ozan VarolJul 24, 2018 FacebookTwitterFlipboardLinkedInEmail Will you be my mentor? This question makes me cringe. It’s not that I don’t want to help. I do — I really do. It’s just that … Continue reading Here’s why you should stop looking for a mentor | Ladders

Random phrases generated for creative juices to flow:)


Shot In the Dark Meaning: An attempt that has little chance for success. But worth taking. I don't leave till the end, whenever it comes - it may or may not come. Keep at it.  Birds of a Feather Flock Together Meaning: People tend to associate with others who share similar interests or values. Yes. Especially Conniving, Nefarious, Nexus … Continue reading Random phrases generated for creative juices to flow:)

Creativity and Random phrases for today.


Roll With the Punches Meaning: To tolerate or endure through the unexpected mishappenings you may encounter from time to time.  Yes. As an ex Boxer I am ready to face them.  Back To the Drawing Board Meaning: Starting over again on a new design from a previously failed attempt. Starting to publish the Poetry ebook from my blog tomorrow … Continue reading Creativity and Random phrases for today.

I liked this parable : Mathew 13


For the novel by Octavia Butler, see Parable of the Sower (novel). The Parable of the Sower (sometimes called the Parable of the Soils) is a parable of Jesusfound in the three Synoptic Gospels in Matthew 13:1-23, Mark 4:1-20, and Luke 8:4-15. In the story, a sower sows seed and does so indiscriminately. Some seed … Continue reading I liked this parable : Mathew 13

The Mentor and the MonaLisa Rhyming Couplet Ideas -Ver 1.0 by Jay


The Mentor and the MonaLisa Rhyming Couplet Ideas by Jay See the snuffing of the Mentor, I think he's angry at the core. He finds it hard to see the accidental, Overshadowed by the brainy rental. Who is that practicing near the coat? I think she'd like to eat the goat. She is but a … Continue reading The Mentor and the MonaLisa Rhyming Couplet Ideas -Ver 1.0 by Jay

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