Last week, I had brief interactions with 2 different entrepreneurs - one came across with very high self-confidence and another came across with somewhat low self-confidence. Normally these differences are not so stark to notice it, but in these cases, I immediately noticed it as the former came across more like - arrogant and delusional, … Continue reading High Vs Low Self-Confidence: Which Is Really Better?
My reflections on what worked well and what didn’t in 2018 and what I would continue to do and do something new in 2019. I’ve started this practice a few years ago — to retrospect on the last year’s achievements, misses, and learnings and define the goals for the next year at the beginning of the new year. … Continue reading 2018 Retrospective and 2019 Goals
A friend called me recently out of nowhere and asked — “Dude, how do you deal with stress while running a startup? I feel so stressed every day and want to know how do you handle it”. We don’t talk that often, so I was surprised to receive a call from him and on top of that, … Continue reading How To Deal With Stress
The rollercoaster of thoughts and introspection I had when we had almost lost our daughter. Last week, we almost lost our daughter. We had gone to Maui, Hawaii for a week long vacation. One afternoon, we were looking for a particular restaurant in a multi-storied business complex. When we enquired to a shop-keeper on the … Continue reading 6 Things I’ve Learned After I Became a Father
Lesson learned from the 2016 retrospective One of the things I observed in my 2016 retrospective was — I had achieved the goals that were clearly defined and had a clear action plan to execute them. For example — I achieved the goal of improving my fitness by doing P90X3 routine, which required exercising 30 mins/day for straight 90 … Continue reading My strategy and plan to conquer 2017 goals