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What Makes a Person Genuine?
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In the fast paced world of today that sees swish-swashing between virtual profiles and real faces, understanding who is genuine and who is not is a big deal. We interact with thousands of people on our social networks and also in real life. Therefore, there are chances that we have a huge number of people we call friends. The bitter truth is - life is not a cakewalk and gaining a friend for life does not happen overnight. While the boundaries between virtual and real are slowly overlapping, it i...
10 Adventure Sports You Must Try Before You Die!
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image of articleAdventure is a word that gets the adrenaline to rush faster in some folks. Around the world, there are crazy adventure lovers who would almost trade anything with the devil to get high on thrill and f...
How to Handle Criticism
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image of article“Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfills the same function as pain in the human body. It calls for attention to an unhealthy state of things.” Winston Churchill. F...
Finding Happiness in Small Things
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image of articleWe all have one life to live and we must make it a point to see that it goes off happy. I mean, what’s the point of leading a life of discontentment and unhappiness? Yet, happiness seems to elud...
How to Improve Our Conversational Skills
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image of articleWe humans have the invariable need to communicate with others through different means - verbal, written or by using signals. Communication is the very basis through which we connect with people and bu...
Use the 80:20 Principle in Your Daily Life
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image of articleIt was on an innocuous day in 1906 that Vilfredo Pareto, an Italian economist, sociologist and philosopher noticed something startling – that 80% of the peas produced in his garden came from 20%...
How to Invest Wisely
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image of article"Investing should be more like watching paint dry or watching grass grow. If you want excitement, take $800 and go to Las Vegas." - Paul Samuelson. Let’s face it – most of us are going to ...
How to Cultivate an Interest in Reading
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image of article“The more that you read, the more things that you’ll knowThe more that you learn, the more places you’ll go” - Dr. Seuss Some people would happily spend their lives in a librar...
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In the Nick of Time!
August 22 2014 12:26 pm
Below are two funny ones on quick-witted astrologers – one is apparently true, the other a joke!  But there is a valuable lesson in this for all of us - thinking quickly in tricky situations can save us, sometimes even from dire consequenc   [+]
Some Seriously Sound Nuggets
August 21 2014 3:34 pm
All of us have our own set of rules by which we live our lives. Here is a list (I got it from a friend so I am not sure who to attribute it to) that seems pretty good to follow. The points are pretty simple but make extremely good sense.  You ma   [+]
Five Insanely Addictive Online Games
August 5 2014 4:45 pm
There are so many interesting online games that it is well-nigh impossible choosing just five.  But since that is the number I had in mind before writing this post, I am giving below five online games that are addictive enough to ruin your socia   [+]
July 21 2014 4:27 pm
Puzzle 1* Think of a number.* Add 7 to it.* Subtract 2.* Subtract your original number.* Multiply by 4.* Subtract 2. Try it with a friend. Because whichever number she/he chooses, the answer will be 18! Puzzle 2* Think of a 3-digit number, say 234.*    [+]
7 Things to Consider Before Getting a Pet
July 21 2014 12:59 pm
Okay, so you saw the neighbour’s cute little Lhasa Apso and went “Aww! I want one too!”  Well, before you dash off to the pet shop and return with a four-legged friend, you might want to step back and think a little. Some impul   [+]
How to be a More Interesting Person
July 16 2014 4:52 pm
What makes one person more interesting than the other? In general it seems that people who are more confident and passionate, posses a unique sense of style, are open minded (not judgmental) and are willing to try out new things who are likely to be    [+]
How to Travel on a Shoestring Budget
July 15 2014 1:22 pm
Do you have a traveller within you just dying to take off? Would you be on a permanent vacation if you could afford it? Travelling can be expensive, yes, but you can still cut costs and save money on your holidays. And that just means more vacations    [+]
Broken Windows!
July 11 2014 6:11 pm
One of the first things that Narendra Modi did after taking over as Prime Minister of India was to order bureaucrats to clean rooms, corridors and staircases of rubbish in the largely filthy government offices and to destroy all useless paper files.&   [+]
So Do You Know the Answer?!
July 3 2014 5:13 pm
1.If all the nations in the world are in debt, where did all the money go? 2.When dog food is new with improved tasting, who tests it? 3.What is the speed of darkness? 4.If the "black box" flight recorder is never damaged during a plane crash, why is   [+]
Communicate Better with the Opposite Sex
June 24 2014 4:36 pm
Ladies, how often have you been miffed at the “spaced out” look that you get from your guy-friend after a half hour of talking? And gentlemen, haven’t you noticed how you are “supposed to have known” what she wanted? &ld   [+]