Working in a tech company made me a better customer

Once upon a time, I didn’t work in a tech company. I didn’t work in a company that’s product was a service it offered through the internet. This is the type of company that doesn’t have a brick-and-mortar presence; it is present in whatever gadget you’re using. This is the type of company that doesn’t … More Working in a tech company made me a better customer

When to Stop Being Embarrassed of Your Child!

(This column was first published on yowoto.) Question: Does a kid ever stop misbehaving? Answer: Even adults don’t. Kids don’t stop misbehaving; they don’t stop doing the things that embarrass their parents. Of course, they don’t keep doing the same things through their growing years. They simply stop one thing that is bugging you and … More When to Stop Being Embarrassed of Your Child!

Nostalgia – Glass Half Full or Half Empty?

Recent psychology studies have suggested that nostalgia boosts optimism. They’re now saying that most nostalgic events are social events, which remind us about people, instances and things that we care about. In effect, this means that being nostalgic is good for you. However, that’s not how I’ve looked at nostalgia. The dictionary definition of ‘nostalgia’ … More Nostalgia – Glass Half Full or Half Empty?

Book Review – ‘Sycamore Row’ by John Grisham

Title: Sycamore Row Author: John Grisham Publisher: Hachette India ISBN: 978-1-444-77955-4 Genre: Thriller Pages: 550 Source: Personal Copy Rating: 3.5/5 One of the reasons why I look forward to Diwali every year is because it is around this time of the year that a John Grisham novel usually comes out. Apart from the Theodore Boone … More Book Review – ‘Sycamore Row’ by John Grisham