Rethinking Necessities

One of the basics of minimalism is that you eliminate as many non-necessities as you can, to make room for what’s important. If you don’t need a ton of clothing, you get rid of much of it. If you don’t need that new gadget, you don’t buy it. Within reason, of course. You learn to be content with what you already have, with the necessities, with doing things you love rather than having things. But it’s funny, because often things we assume are necessities are not necessarily so. The problem is that we categorize things as necessities because we’re used … Continue reading Rethinking Necessities

Before You Grow

Career are defined by growth, but growth isn’t step one in building a great career. If you focus on trying to grow before you develop a skill an organization need, you are unlikely to succeed. We’ve said this before, but it’s worth repeating–many professionals hurt their career by focusing on growth too soon. I’m not saying don’t grow at all–getting organization to see your skills, even in its earliest form, will help you better understand what your organization want. But focusing too heavily on growth before you’ve built some skills organizations love leads to the leaky bucket problem. You can … Continue reading Before You Grow

Better Time Management

The day goes by in a blink. A normal workday passes by in a daze of traffic, rushed meals, long hours at work, endless cups of coffee and a dose of traffic again. We seem to be running around, trying to accomplish too much and ending up wondering where the day went. Sounds familiar? If that is every day’s truth for you and me, ever wondered how heads of businesses and people in leadership positions manage? There are a million things they have to do, tasks they must prioritize, schedules they must stick to. If you’re as curious as I … Continue reading Better Time Management

Ik Onkār

Ik Onkār are the first phase of Mul Mantra. Here is the meaning of the Mul Mantra: Ik Onkār sat naam kartaa purakh nirbha-o nirvair akaal moorat ajoonee saibhaN gur parsaad. One Universal Creator God. The Name Is Truth. Creative Being Personified. No Fear. No Hatred. Image Of The Undying, Beyond Birth, Self-Existent. By Guru’s Grace . jap. Chant And Meditate: aad sach jugaad sach. True In The Primal Beginning. True Throughout The Ages. hai bhee sach naanak hosee bhee sach. True Here And Now. O Nanak, Forever And Ever True. sochai soch na hova-ee jay sochee lakh vaar. By … Continue reading Ik Onkār

Live Love Learn

Never stop learning because life never stops teaching. Take an Online Course edX — Take online courses from the world’s best universities. Coursera — Take the world’s best courses, online, for free. Coursmos — Take a micro-course anytime you want, on any device. Highbrow — Get bite-sized daily courses to your inbox. Skillshare — Online classes and projects that unlock your creativity. Curious — Grow your skills with online video lessons. lynda.com — Learn technology, creative and business skills. CreativeLive — Take free creative classes from the world’s top experts. Udemy — Learn real world skills online. Learn How to Code Codecademy — Learn to code interactively, for free. Stuk.io — Learn how to code from scratch. Udacity — Earn a Nanodegree recognized by … Continue reading Live Love Learn

Perfect Email Subject

You just get one change to make that first impression. In this digital age, making your email stand our is harder than ever. A great email can go a long way in building your clientele and growing your brand. Your email won’t be read if it isn’t opened. That’s why your email subject line needs to grab your reader’s attention from the get-go. Get your emails read and responed by following these dynamite tips for writing a subject line: Make sure you have a unique and new subject line each time Use 50 characters or less (Most of the emails are … Continue reading Perfect Email Subject

Awesome Landing Page

You never get a second chance to make a first impression. A landing page, sometimes known as a “lead capture page” or a “lander”, is a webpage that is displayed when a potential customer clicks an advertisement or a search engine result link. This webpage typically displays content that is a relevant extension of the advertisement or link. Landing page optimization (LPO) aims to provide page content and appearance that makes the webpage more appealing to target audiences.  Here are my top 5 tips to optimize landing page conversions: Less is More: Keep your page free of too much information, … Continue reading Awesome Landing Page