Michael Crichton, in his novel ‘Prey’, compares personal development with a certain computer programming construct called ‘recursion’. Recursion is the process in which a program or function calls itself repeatedly until it gets a desired result.
If you ask, most will tell you that the path to success is not an easy one. While the final goal may be as sweet as honey, the path to it is far from it. One has to create plans, timetables and dead lines, develop discipline, improve productivity and what not. It may seem that until [...]
I have always liked taking the easy route. And don’t we all do? If there is a way to do something in 5 mins, why choose a way that requires 10? If you can send an email, why write a letter? People always try to make it easy for themselves. They try to get the [...]
Let us say, you are granted a wish. Anything that you want right now, will be given to you. It doesn’t matter if it is something you consider impossible, it doesn’t matter if you think it is wrong and sinful. You are allowed what you want without any responsibility or accountability. It will be like [...]
All of us try to keep ourselves calm and collected in our lives. We try to maintain a sense of goodwill towards others and work in harmony. With practice and perseverance, we may be able to do this to a reasonable extent. But what happens when someone’s intentional acts of ill-will or sabotage hit our [...]