Mental Health issues to cost India over 1 trillion dollars

What are a couple of key expectations from a team? Deliver rich customer experiences and adapt to change. An employee is a human being, not a machine. The monotony and reward based models we work on, often make us forget that we need to stop. That we have limits. When we break those limits by […]

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Jobless, doesn’t mean you are Godless!

You are either too expensive, Or you are either too old, don’t be discouraged, your life is more precious than gold Time is a privilege, to explore within, to stop from the chase, to look deep and dive-in Don’t map your worth, on the standards of this world, there is a greater beyond, a beauty […]

AnomalyCity: Headhunting, the state of the human heart

I’ve often walked by this part of the road, never noticed it, until I did. This sight of a (doll) child’s head on display. It takes a troubled mind to put it up on display. I was reminded of the practice of Headhunting, which was a way of life for many native tribes across the […]

3 qualities of a great manager

With over 10 hours spent at work daily, minus the travel, the last thing you want is a troubled workplace. If the salary is good enough, the next critical need is a great manager. I look for these three qualities in a manager. A Mentor A confidant, counsellor, consultant, adviser, therapist are all terms given […]

What is the key to good mental health?

Better mental well-being, mental health, whatever anyone wants to call it, requires honesty and trust. Both come only with Truth. How many are willing to stick to the truth at the workplace? Those who live in constant fear of losing their jobs mostly fail to speak the truth. When employees feel a threat, whether there […]

What does the ‘Father of Virtual Reality’ say about Social Media?

Lanier cites two reasons why people need to delete Social Media: For your own good For society’s good Why for self? He says, the algorithms subtly manipulate you by watching everything that you do constantly. It sends you changes in the media feed to adjust to an advertisers liking. If we get off that, we […]

What is long working hours doing to employees?

‘Hustling’ sounds good, but it won’t leave you feeling too good in the long run. I was glad to see an article that calls out this lie perpetrated by poor leaders to get vulnerable employees working like slaves. This is the truth – “The tech industry romanticizes dedicating your life to your job by disguising […]