Categories
Inspirational

Choose Yourself

  The lives we live, The lies we tell, We do it all, For people who claim to be ours. If someone walks away, If someone chooses other, No matter what happens, Don’t give up on yourself. Life may seem hard, Daily tasks may seem mundane, But don’t lose hope, Coz there is a light […]

Categories
Inspirational

“Time alone doesn’t heal everything”

“Time alone doesn’t heal everything. It’s what you do with the time that makes you heal,” Manasi Joshi, Para-Badminton Champion, said in an online Zoom session organized by Millennium Mams’ on 9th May 2020. Millennium Mams’ is a Not for Profit Organisation founded by Mr Bishnu Dhanuka and Mr Sanjay Bhuwania with the sole motive […]

Categories
Stock Market

Notes from Session with Mohnish Pabrai in conversation with Ramesh Damani

  Millennium Mams’ organized this wonderful webinar on 8th May 2020 where the Wall Street Stalwart Mr Mohnish Pabrai met the Dalal Street veteran Mr Ramesh Damani. It was a power-packed Zoom session with over 350+ participants. Ramesh Damani moderated this session and Mohnish Pabrai shared his viewpoints. It was conducted in Q&A format.   […]

Categories
Book Summaries

Book Summary – Blink : The Power of Thinking without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell

  Blink is a book about how we think without thinking, about choices that appear to be made in an instant, in the blink of an eye, that aren’t as simple as they seem. The decisions made in a blink can be as good as decisions made cautiously and deliberately. Snap judgments and first impressions […]

Categories
Literary Event

Notes from Session with the Authors of Ikigai: Francesc Miralles and Hector Garcia

Ikigai, the Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life is an International Bestseller. Ikigai means “a reason for being”. The purpose of the book is to find your own Ikigai. On April 24, 2020, I attended a live webinar with the authors of this inspiring and comforting book courtesy Millennium Mams’. Sharing my notes […]

Categories
Inspirational

Notes from Session with Indra Nooyi

Infect people with knowledge rather than with COVID. What a great outlook this visionary has. Yesterday, I had the privilege to attend an inspirational and thought-provoking Zoom session with Indra Nooyi, former Chairman & CEO PepsiCo courtesy Millennium Mams‘. Sharing my notes from the wonderful session.   Indra started the session referring to COVID as […]

Categories
Uncategorized

Learnings from session with Prof. Amit Karna

In these times of lockdown, there are so many opportunities to learn and grow. Thanks to Millenium Mams and Prof. Amit Karna, yesterday’s session on Zoom was gripping and thought provoking. Sharing few key learnings from this power packed session: According to Prof., Corona virus is a “Black Swan” event. The Black Swan is a […]

Categories
Book Summaries

Book Summary – A Gift To My Children By Jim Rogers

    This is a book about the larger lessons from life experiences about life and investing. This book could be a great gift for all those just starting to invest. The writing is simple to read and understand. Sharing a few learnings from this wonderful book. Decide for yourself. Do not let others do […]

Categories
Book Reviews

Book Review – Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine

An outstanding debut by Gail Honeyman. There is something about this book which makes you feel deeply. I finished this book within two weeks. It’s an easy, touching and engaging read. Eleanor Oliphant, a 30-year female is a survivor. She works in an office, follows a set routine for weekdays and weekend too. Monday to […]

Categories
Uncategorized

Kolkata Arts lane festival 2020

If you think your life as a story, think of KAL Fest as a day in your story. Well truly, it was a story not to be missed. On 12th January, I went to Kolkata Arts Lane Festival 2020 (KAL Fest 2020). This was the third edition of street art festival by Art Rickshaw. The […]