These countries are gaining the most by employing older workers | World Economic Forum


via These countries are gaining the most by employing older workers | World Economic Forum   These countries are gaining the most by employing older workers Hiring more seniors and retirees could be worth $3.5 trillion to OECD economies. Image: REUTERS/Nir Elias 17 Aug 2018 Johnny WoodWriter, Formative Content Latest Articles Generation Z will outnumber … Continue reading These countries are gaining the most by employing older workers | World Economic Forum

Retired husband – Humour


RETIRED HUSBAND (I love this guy)😂😉 (Courtesy: a friend on WhatsApp)                       After I retired, my wife insisted that I accompany her on her trips to the Hypermarket. like most men, I found shopping boring and preferred to get in and get out.    my … Continue reading Retired husband – Humour

Hope is not a Strategy, These Random Phrases do come true for me sometimes.


Close But No Cigar Meaning: Coming close to a successful outcome only to fall short at the end. Will make sure, this does not happen today. No Ifs, Ands, or Buts Meaning: Finishing a task without making any excuses. Yess. FINISHIATIVE. Burst Your Bubble Meaning: To ruin someone's happy moment. NO. Don't want to do that.  Don't Count … Continue reading Hope is not a Strategy, These Random Phrases do come true for me sometimes.

Random Acts of kindness


Make a conscious effort to recycle Bake for your neighbour Leave a kind message anywhere (in a library book, on a computer etc.) Someone wronged you? Forgive them Help a younger student with their work Plant a seed Surprise your parents with flowers Reconnect with your grandparents or an elderly person you know – give … Continue reading Random Acts of kindness

Real Knowledge


The only Real Knowledge is the Knowledge that God is the inner dweller in good people and in so-called bad, in saint and in so-called sinner. This Knowledge requires you to help all equally as circumstances demand without expectation of reward, and when compelled to take part in a dispute, to act without the slightest … Continue reading Real Knowledge

Some Surreal Definitions and Diet / Weight control


Definition: Coffee:  a heavier-than-air aircraft kept aloft by the upward thrust exerted by the passing air on its fixed wings and driven by propellers, jet propulsion, etc. Sea:  an electronic device designed to accept data, perform prescribed mathematical and logical operations at high speed, and display the results of these operations.   Enemy:  any of … Continue reading Some Surreal Definitions and Diet / Weight control

Random Input this morning and what I intend to do today


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.   This I know!    If You Can't Stand the Heat, Get Out of the KitchenMeaning: One should discontinue with a task if they are unable to cope with it due to pressure. I … Continue reading Random Input this morning and what I intend to do today

Fast paced learning continues. :)


This certificate above verifies that Dhananjay Parkhe successfully completed the course Brand storytelling (Neuromarketing approach) on 06/20/2018 as taught by Heba Mahdy on Udemy. The certificate indicates the entire course was completed as validated by the student. via Online Courses - Anytime, Anywhere | Udemy

SABERA AWARDS in Nov 2018


My latest connection on Linkedin is  Simply Suparnaa Dear Dhananjay, Thank you! Am reaching out to share that this November will see the launch of a platform acknowledging 'Good' through the SABERA (Social and Business Enterprise Responsible awards). http://simplysuparnaa.com/sabera/ I am further happy to share that in its maiden edition we already have a broadcast media … Continue reading SABERA AWARDS in Nov 2018

Spirituality is a positive attitude towards life.


Spirituality is a positive attitude towards life. Spirituality must make man more human. It is a positive attitude of releasing all that is good, noble and beautiful in man. It also contributes to all that is gracious and lovely in the environment. It does not require the external renunciation of worldly activities or the avoiding … Continue reading Spirituality is a positive attitude towards life.

Have you felt Humbled?


I was going thru some of my old EverNote notes. It read: "Unable to get people on con call. Someone commented on my old tie -all it needs is a stitch. I was humbled." Those were good old Corporate days. Sometimes due to the Global Time Differences, it would become difficult to get people on … Continue reading Have you felt Humbled?

Read somewhere. Art of Dealing. Story telling


A retired old couple returned to a Mercedes dealership where the salesman promised to hold a car for them. But they found the car was just sold to a beautiful, leggy, busty blonde in a mini skirt and a halter top. The old man was visibly upset. He spoke to the salesman sharply, "Young man, … Continue reading Read somewhere. Art of Dealing. Story telling

Sunday – Acts of kindness.


Reconnect with your grandparents or an elderly person you know – give them a call! ( I reconnected with my granddaughter after a long while - she's fluent in English, Hindi, Marathi and taught me a few Telugu words too 🙂 . WOW ! Lend a friend a book you think they’d like (Gave away … Continue reading Sunday – Acts of kindness.

Random phrases and Day is Averaging out


Cup Of Joe Meaning:  A cup of joe is an American nickname for a cup of coffee. Son of a Gun Meaning:  A person, usually one who is behaving badly. Beating a Dead Horse Meaning:  To bring up an issue that has already been resolved. Jig Is Up Meaning:  For a ruse or trick to … Continue reading Random phrases and Day is Averaging out

Death will be optional – A WhatsApp forward going viral


Death will be Optional by 2045 https://www.thinkspain.com/news-spain/30425/death-will-be-optional-and-ageing-curable-by-2045-say-genetic-engineers Death will be 'optional' and ageing 'curable' by 2045, say genetic engineers Sat, Apr 21, 2018 news@thinkspain.com @thinkspain DYING will be 'optional' within just 27 years and the ageing process will be 'reversible', according to two genetic engineers during the presentation of their new book in Barcelona. José Luis … Continue reading Death will be optional – A WhatsApp forward going viral

Random Acts of Kindness


Save water – turn the tap off when brushing your teeth! Smile at a stranger Answer the phone in a cheerful voice – even if it is a sales person Help someone carry their pushchair up/down the stairs House chores can be tiring – offer a helping hand Purchase ethical goods Fight climate change – … Continue reading Random Acts of Kindness

Come September for Old Man!?


One of my ex-junior turned 51!  I sent him a Facebook message ( it is my habit to send it to all my friends on linkedin too, which takes long time as there are over 11000 of them and they have work and other anniversaries too ! and they change positions, get promoted and receive … Continue reading Come September for Old Man!?

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.

WOW! 88.8 ! No its not Poker Win but it is a Win all the same. May make me a Diet Mentor now.


So Congratulations to me.  The credit for this goes to my loving wife and family and my Doctors who did not let me waver like true mentors for one moment from my goal. They set three big strategic targets for me after my 2 heart attacks Get to 68Kg - your weight when you married … Continue reading WOW! 88.8 ! No its not Poker Win but it is a Win all the same. May make me a Diet Mentor now.

What is Art? What is HEAVY?


द्यदालिखति मनः आशावर्तिकाभीः हृदयफलके । तत्तद्बाल इव विधिर्निभृतं हसित्वा प्रोञ्छति ॥ Whatever the mind inscribes (paints), with the brushes of desire, on the board of the heart, fate, stealthily smilingly, wipes it all out, like a little child! भारोऽविवेकिनः शास्त्रं भारो ज्ञानं च रागिणः । अशान्तस्य मनो भारः भारोऽनात्मविदो वपुः ॥ - योगवासिष्ठ, वैराग्य An … Continue reading What is Art? What is HEAVY?

Feedforward by mentees “One Man Company and 11 in 1 Accomplished Mentor” – A compilation.


This article is also available on LInkedin I sought a Feedforward from my Mentees, Friends, Peers, Ex-Bosses and Mentors about this article. The responses have been most overwhelming, challenging and quite motivating. 1,Thank you AVM from Bengaluru for this fabulous feedforward: Quote "Hello First of all fantastic compilation of the areas which suits very well … Continue reading Feedforward by mentees “One Man Company and 11 in 1 Accomplished Mentor” – A compilation.

QOTD


Benjamin Jowett "Never retreat. Never explain. Get it done and let them howl." via Today's Quote https://ift.tt/2vkJzau April 16, 2018 at 10:35AM via RSS Feed https://www.brainyquote.com/authors/benjamin_jowett P. J. O'Rourke "The mystery of government is not how Washington works but how to make it stop." via Today's Quote https://ift.tt/2mME5kK April 17, 2018 at 10:32AM via RSS Feed https://www.brainyquote.com/authors/p_j_orourke Oscar Wilde "Experience is … Continue reading QOTD

At My Age, We Don’t Slow Down. We Speed Up !


I am a Senior Citizen. We don't need any qualification to become one . Just live 60 years of life and you become one 🙂 Many of mentees/Coachees complain to me that they can not cope up with Jay. He is too fast paced and his Speed of delivery is phenomenal.  Jay spent good 25 … Continue reading At My Age, We Don’t Slow Down. We Speed Up !