To all my CAT 2016 Students, who are, one month close to the test – wondering, should they carry on, or focus on CAT 2017! A short story from my side…
Be it an interview, a group discussion, or a general talk, these are some of the best ways to open your talk.
Life is not always about being first.
As I have the wont of saying – we may not be the first to reach the moon, but if someone has done in the past – there is a hope for us.
How do you feel when someone compares you to James Bond? And how do you feel when someone compares you to an utterly despicable person? We all, in one sense, hate comparison. No, we abhor it! Yet, in other sense, we love it. Comparison can make you feel both better and bitter. When you compare a girl to Aishwarya Rai (be it literal; sarcastic; or figurative), aren't you denying the very existence of that girl.
Recently when I visited a kids’ play area, I have observed three interesting behavioral traits that most of the kids present there manifested.
1. Willingness to Try: In a span of one hour, they would have experimented with at least 10 different play-stations – enjoying some, frowning at some, but surely trying everything. Neither did they engage with only what they liked or with a play- station they first started playing nor were they reluctant to try something new. They never complained against trying something unusual and tough. They were only enjoying every trial of theirs.