Worrying About the Future

Worrying About the Future

I was reminded of this story¬†tonight (by my father) that my grandfather once told us. —— Sethji (a wealthy man) was speaking with Munimji (his financial accountant) and asked him, “By the way Munimji, how much money do I have?” Munimji, after...
World Cup Data…and Greenland!?

World Cup Data…and Greenland!?

This 2018 World Cup has had a number of countries post some surprising results against the traditional soccer-powerhouse countries. That trend, combined with our increasing obsessions with (and availability of) data got me thinking about mining some interesting...
Positive versus Realistic

Positive versus Realistic

I have heard a lot of people, perhaps more so in the younger generations, jump on the growing bandwagon that promotes being realistic much more than being positive. I have seen this in almost all environments/situations of life, but especially so in business settings....
Running Books, Animals, Circles of Life

Running Books, Animals, Circles of Life

Every morning in Africa, a gazelle wakes up, it knows it must outrun the fastest lion or it will be killed. Every morning in Africa, a lion wakes up. It knows it must run faster than the slowest gazelle, or it will starve. It doesn’t matter whether you’re...
Battling Insanity

Battling Insanity

Ashok Aggarwal Don’t let fear or laziness override what your brain and heart feel is right. You hear a lot about the definitions of insanity. There are some popular notions that promote a feeling that it is an inescapable illness. Of course, the most popular is...