9 stupid rules that make great people quit | Ladders


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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

12000+ Thanks and we express Gratitude for Preview of our Exhibition cum sale Paintings


Madhura Parkhe Swati Deuskar Godbole and Dhananjay Parkhe Thank you all the Pre-viewers of the Paintings on Facebook pages. We look forward to see you all on the Exhibition days too. Thank you to all 12000+ viewers who visited our page and all of those who liked the paintings, wrote kind messages and expressed their … Continue reading 12000+ Thanks and we express Gratitude for Preview of our Exhibition cum sale Paintings

Don’t we all? 


Good story sent by a friend I parked in front of a mall, wiping my car, when a tramp approached me. From the looks of him, he had no car, no home,  no clean clothes, and no money.  There are times when you feel generous but sometimes you just don't want to be bothered. This … Continue reading Don’t we all? 

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

Donate if you like this newsletter from Brainpickings.com


Hello,  I'm trying something new: Because Brain Pickings is in its twelfth year and because I write primarily about ideas of a timeless character, I have decided to plunge into my vast archive every Wednesday and choose from the thousands of essays one worth resurfacing and resavoring as a midweek pick-me-up for heart, mind, and spirit. If … Continue reading Donate if you like this newsletter from Brainpickings.com

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

Random Phrases of the day and how days pan out.


You Can't Judge a Book By Its Cover Meaning: Don't judge someone or something only by the outward appearance. They can be fooling. How long we allow ourselves to be fooled is up to us REALLY   A Fool and His Money are Soon Parted Meaning:  It's easy for a fool to lose his/her money. Hmmm... Mountain … Continue reading Random Phrases of the day and how days pan out.

Stories of the day for Entrepreneurs


Morning Briefing Top news & stories of the startup ecosystem from India & around the world 12 Min Reading Time RECENT STORIES FROM THE INDIAN STARTUP ECOSYSTEM Walmart To Arrange Funds For Flipkart Deal By June 2019 After announcing the deal to buy Indian ecommerce company Flipkart, Global retail giant Walmart has been engaged in arranging the funds … Continue reading Stories of the day for Entrepreneurs

Auto generated poetry


With some edits here and there.   A smile of beautiful lips a small rustle of wings Dreaming in her pallor of gold lovely outstretched feet black velvety jacket; the river murmurs of lascivious satyrs; that by starlight! for more than a thousand years! Droops her pale flowerlike cheek squat flower-cups. - golden foam on … Continue reading Auto generated poetry

My random phrases for the day sometimes fortell the happenings of the day


#Life #Relationshiops #judging #situation #expectations I Smell a Rat Meaning: A feeling that something is not quite right, or awry.  I met him. He was late. The meeting lasted 30 minutes against original plan of 2 hours as we met after nearly 6 years. Something was amiss. Something was wrong. Par For the Course Meaning: What you would expect … Continue reading My random phrases for the day sometimes fortell the happenings of the day

The Petite, young, And Dusky Demure Husky Ms. Voice Tonality


A Poem by jay Whose Husky Ms. Voice Tonality is that? I think I know. Its owner is quite sad though. It really is a tale of woe, I watch her frown. I cry hello. She gives her Nasal Tonality a shake, And sobs until the tears make. The only other sound's the break, Of … Continue reading The Petite, young, And Dusky Demure Husky Ms. Voice Tonality

Random phrases – that set the tone of my day sometimes….


Up In ArmsMeaning: Angry; being roused to the point that you are ready to fight. Every Cloud Has a Silver LiningMeaning: To be optimistic, even in difficullt times. On the Same PageMeaning: Thinking alike or understanding something in a similar way with others. Drawing a BlankMeaning: Failing to recall a memory. Unable to remember something. Heads UpMeaning: Used as an … Continue reading Random phrases – that set the tone of my day sometimes….

Sometimes Random sentences make or mar our days.


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.  So very true for this day.  Damn my biorhythms ! I will never be this young again. Ever. Oh damn… I just got older.  That's right.  He said he was not … Continue reading Sometimes Random sentences make or mar our days.

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

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

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 ?

Welcome to FB Group for Mentors and Startups, SMEs.


Welcome to our new Group - Jay Parkhe's Mentor MasterClass.  Pro-Bono Mentors who are keen to mentor Startups are welcome to join as part of the mentor community I wish to build for Startups. Startups and SME's are welcome to join as we hope to find them Right Mentors for their all needs in times … Continue reading Welcome to FB Group for Mentors and Startups, SMEs.

Random phrases and Acts of kindness todsy


Wouldn't Harm a Fly Meaning: Nonviolent; someone who is mild or gentle. Everything But The Kitchen Sink Meaning: Including nearly everything possible. Let Her Rip Meaning: Permission to start, or it could mean 'go faster Acts of kindness today Go the day without complaining Bake something for your family/friends Be proactive – sign a petition … Continue reading Random phrases and Acts of kindness todsy

Happy Mother’s Day! The toughest of your lesson was Wean to Win!


From a Single parent raised by my mom when I became an Orphan I learnt the biggest lesson.  My mom once told me that Weaning a child who is breast fed and the mom stops feeding him/ her is the toughest challenge a 6-8 month kid faces in their life.  It initially makes them rebellious, … Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day! The toughest of your lesson was Wean to Win!

Diamond is merely a Lump …


Today's Inspirational Quote: "A diamond is merely a lump of coal that did well under pressure." -- Author Unknown I was reading an article From Ashes To Ashes To Diamonds: A Way To Treasure The Dead . It is very interesting ! It talks about "From Ashes To Ashes To Diamonds: A Way To Treasure The Dead"" … Continue reading Diamond is merely a Lump …

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.

Dedicated to Mentees who quit or Cracked!


I wrote an article some time ago, about the 11 mentoring approaches I used and then found that there are many many more Mentoring approaches I do not know about. I was especially inspired by this video I found on YouTube that talks about 5 1/2 Mentors which this Basketball player found in his lifetime … Continue reading Dedicated to Mentees who quit or Cracked!

Interesting Quote, Pseudo-variants and Provoking Phrases of the day


Today's Inspirational Quote: "Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind." -- Bernard M. Baruch Recently I read a variant / pseudo version of the above phrase and I was thinking - LOL ! 🙂 Poke Fun At Meaning:  Making fun of … Continue reading Interesting Quote, Pseudo-variants and Provoking Phrases of the day

5 Minute Mentor Mentee Interview.


Whether you are a Mentor or you wish to be a C Suite Mentee The following can provide you a quick way to break the ice in an early mentoring meeting (with thanks to the Independent newspaper). The answers don’t have to be written down – this is to create conversation. Fundamental to this interview are two main Communication … Continue reading 5 Minute Mentor Mentee Interview.

4C – Mentoring Technique & Diamonds in the Sky and Darkening of light


As a mentor I sometimes use 4C technique of mentoring. It's origins are in the 4 C qualities of the purest diamonds. which are known as Color Clarity, cut and Carat Weight and as Mentor I made some notes to self below: Respect your belief that we are all One Man Company first. We are … Continue reading 4C – Mentoring Technique & Diamonds in the Sky and Darkening of light

Via BrainPickings Newsletter: Theodore Roosevelt on the Cowardice of Cynicism and the Courage to Create Rather Than Criticize


I like this newsletter.  How many of us have met people who take refuge, subterfuge (deceit) of projecting they know everything as Omniscients and Demi-Gods! And their masks of Omnipotence wear out thin as the exposure hurts like Exfoliation of the soft skin exposed to the Tropical Sun. It burns like hell. “There is nothing … Continue reading Via BrainPickings Newsletter: Theodore Roosevelt on the Cowardice of Cynicism and the Courage to Create Rather Than Criticize

Interesting Ugly Phrases from generator today :)


Eat My Hat Meaning: Having confidence in a specific outcome; being almost sure about something. Talk the Talk Meaning:  Supporting what you say, not just with words, but also through action or evidence. If You Can't Stand the Heat, Get Out of the Kitchen Meaning:  One should discontinue with a task if they are unable to … Continue reading Interesting Ugly Phrases from generator today 🙂

GOOD, Bad and ugly phrases of the day


Fish Out Of WaterMeaning: Someone being in a situation that they are unfamiliar or unsuited for. Wild Goose ChaseMeaning: Futilely pursuing something that will never be attainable. Cut The MustardMeaning: To cut the mustard is to meet a required standard, or to meet expectations. Long In The ToothMeaning: Old in age. Mainly used when referring to people or horses. … Continue reading GOOD, Bad and ugly phrases of the day

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.

The hierarchy of disagreement: The best and worst argument techniques | Big Think


How to disagree well: 7 of the best and worst ways to argue March 16, 2018 by PAUL RATNER The hierarchy of disagreement, by Paul Graham. Many find themselves arguing with someone on the Internet, especially in these days fraught with political tensions. A great tool, the web also seems to drive dispute. It is … Continue reading The hierarchy of disagreement: The best and worst argument techniques | Big Think

Why intelligent people suffer more mental disorders | Big Think


via Why intelligent people suffer more mental disorders | Big Think Why highly intelligent people suffer more mental and physical disorders December 12, 2017 by TEODORA ZAREVA People with high IQ are considered to have an advantage in many domains. They are predicted to have higher educational attainment, better jobs, and a higher income level. Yet, … Continue reading Why intelligent people suffer more mental disorders | Big Think