Let’s agree on the definition and criteria first

He or she is very successful. What does success mean here? If the standard is not agreed upon, confusion wins and the conversation about it is a waste of time. Getting a job in Apple for a fresh computer science graduate is a success. Changing the world through technology is a success, Steve Jobs, former Apple […]

Velocity of failure

Success stories are glorified and celebrated everywhere. In schools, they reward straight A’s and demote B’s and C’s . Failure is a stigma for most people. Everyone talks about success, its arts and techniques. Few who teach us how to fail and what to do when we fail. Do not tell me succeed, teach me […]

Birds of same feathers flock together

Tell me who your friends are and I will tell you who you are. Befriend a pessimistic person and pessimism covers the sky. Befriend an optimistic and life smiles in your face. Hang out with a loser, and you see only the dead ends. Spend some time with successful and focused people and instantly you […]

To succeed, disregard people’s opinions.

What they think of me. What will they think of me if I do this or that. What if I have done something wrong and they laugh at me. Can I stop you for a second to tell you two fundamental facts that you should seriously consider and think of? The watchers on the bench […]