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Money lending and lessons learnt

Money Lending and Lessons Learnt

A famous saying in Tamil on money lending- ‘கடன் அன்பை முறிக்கும்’ – (Debt breaks friendship). One thing I have heard people say about lending money to friends is ‘it is as good as charity’. Don’t expect them to return the money and be okay...

What is a Screw Up?

It is important to learn the differences between screwing it up, good failures and operational excellence. If we continue to screw it up at work and not achieve operational excellence the growth possibilities for a company are limited or none. ...

Being Early To Meetings

This is a follow-up to my earlier post on Sending out Calendar Invites. Once you send out a calendar invite, it is very important to be early to meetings. What does being early to meetings mean? My colleague Tim Diep once told me that if you are on...

Sending out Calendar Invite

A lot of busy people live by the calendar. I have seen a lot of older people use a yearly planner / notebook to mark things on their calendar and they make it a practice to look at it every day or even check things before the start of the week. The...

Karthik Chidambaram