Go the other way.

Feel comfortable in being different, being a wallflower or a loner. These present perfect environments where you can thrive, progress and make something happen. You can’t walk with everybody and also lead them. You’ ll need to choose in every situation, before every decision. Are you choosing to lead the crowd or will you follow the herd? At times, you need to follow the herd, at others you need

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Become a learning machine to become an earning machine.

Tests don’t end with exams. That’s why you must continue preparing yourself once the exams are over. Design your own syllabus, choose your coaches, and use the momentum that your school, college, company created to propel forward. The biggest university of all is free today. Coaches from another area, country, and even era are accessible. Build yourself every day. Every customer, client, investor, employee and the world will test

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Passion is BS

It’s not something that comes to you. It’s not the cause. It’s over-hyped, highly misunderstood. Every successful person vouches for it. Though, it’s highly elusive to the common man. Many waits for it, all in vain. Passion is BS. It’s an effect. It never kicks-in in the initial stage of anything. It’s not a lubricant that will ease out the pain of the process. It’s like a guest that

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Automated personal rituals

Initially you have to put in all the efforts. To practice the habit, squeeze it in the schedule and stick with it. Till a point, some say it’s 21 days, some say it’s 66 days. But what’s certain is that it happens. The habit gets automated. Even if you are tired, bored or plain lazy, it’ll get you off your slumber and get you going. My peers (millennials) find

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Focus.

It’s hard to be consistent. To make a promise and keep it every time. Time after time. It’s extremely difficult to rise only to fall back and rise and fall yet again. Until. Until you achieve what you set out for. Discipline your disappointments, anticipate falls and brace, realise the ends in the road may be the bends in the road. Robert Kiyosaki calls it focus – Follow One

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Fire yourself.

I can’t be good at everything. I had convinced myself for a long time that that was the goal worth pursuing. Well, I was wrong. There are many tasks which I can fire myself from. So can you. If you do 3 things well, focus on them. Fire yourself from as many other things as possible. You can delete, outsource or buy the task. Hire yourself for the task

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Details.

Details matter. Not from the creator’s point of view but from the customers’. If the customers pay attention to it, find it valuable and realise that it enhances the overall utility then it’s a relevant detail. It shows that the creators cared enough to iron the rough edges, strived to stay relevant, took the risk and blazed a new path. Every detail is a tough decision. Choose wisely. It’s

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Opportunities are available like potatoes.

Behind every firm yes are a lot of no’s. The no’s keep increasing as you progress, and the yes become few. Letting guilt, fear or greed convert your no to a yes is stealing away from what you want to make happen. Don’t let your mouth overload your back. Opportunities don’t come knocking your door anymore. There are millions of opportunities around(just like potatoes), which door of opportunity will

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