This Little Girl is Me!

This little girl wanted to travel all around the world and make a difference.  This little girl felt different growing up, and didn’t have many friends. However, she has always been fascinated with meeting interesting people, getting to know their stories and learning from them.  She was a very curious kid, always a million questionsContinue reading “This Little Girl is Me!”

Can we Grow Inside our Comfort Zones?

Hey! Let’s take a minute now and think if we really can grow in the comfort zone, and if you are still in your comfort zone, what is it? To me personally, as I was an introvert growing up, I always refrained from trying anything – I used to go to school, come back homeContinue reading “Can we Grow Inside our Comfort Zones?”

‘Personality Flaws’ and our Mental Health?

Personality weaknesses or character flaws cause mental health problems. People with mental health problems can snap out of it if they try hard enough.  That’s what someone said to me. Do you think that’s true? Well, first off. Every one has some or the other personality flaw (when we look at it from other people’sContinue reading “‘Personality Flaws’ and our Mental Health?”

Wanna know how Skydiving feels?

Freedom. Breathlessness. Strong forces of wind. The feeling closest to flying and seeing the world with a whole new perspective.  That’s how I would like to describe skydiving.  To be honest, I was always jealous of birds because they can fly, and I can’t.  But when I tried skydiving, it gave me that perspective IContinue reading “Wanna know how Skydiving feels?”

What Can you Learn from Itachi’s Character in Naruto?

Who likes #naruto?  I’ve loved Naruto’s character, extremely inspiring and relatable.  But I’m sure like many people my favourite was Itachi Uchiha ( Japanese: うちは イタチ), His character shows courage, resilience, love, loyalty and sacrifice.  What are some quotes you like from the Naruto series if you’ve watched it?  One of my quotes I love is aContinue reading “What Can you Learn from Itachi’s Character in Naruto?”

Job Search? Let’s discuss!

Looking for a job?  My learnings: Patience is virtue, networking is king.  A quick rewind to the summer of 2020, when I was looking for the perfect job for me. I networked and approached people with whom I wanted to work with. Most replied, some didn’t. Some were looking for my skills, fixed the interview. Some went well,Continue reading “Job Search? Let’s discuss!”

How intriguing can mindsets be?

Stanford psychologist Carol Dweck’s (2008) work on mindsets marked a paradigm shift in the field of positive psychology.  According to her a mindset is a self-perception or “self-theory” that people hold about themselves. Dweck’s educational work centers on the distinction between “fixed” and “growth” mindsets. According to Dweck, “In a fixed mindset, people believe theirContinue reading “How intriguing can mindsets be?”

Can you really grow in your comfort zone?

So let’s take a minute now and think if we really can grow in the comfort zone, and if you still are in your comfort zone, what is it? How is it not letting you grow? To me personally, as I was an introvert growing up, I always refrained from trying anything – I used to go to school, come back home and repeat. See – there is no room I gave myself to grow. I was subconsciously keeping myself for doing anything I definitely was capable of.