Vision and Security

A lot of great ideas have been dreamed up during vacations. It was a late night in Paris, and the challenge to find a taxi that caused Travis to dream up of Uber. There are countless stories students sitting in their dorm room who came up with...

Trial and Error

There is a reason that the Pyramids were built much before the Pythagoras Theorem was committed to paper or papyrus.  The modern education system makes you learn the theory first and then think of its application. In most cases, we even...

Genius

The Mayans invented the wheel but they never used it. They used to make toys with wheels on them but their own construction projects which were quite immense were undertaken by moving stones on wooden logs. They just could not make the leap of...

Push

We all need ‘Push’ to get things done. If you have managed projects, you know what I am talking about. You could have managed just yourself or a team. There are many ways in which the push can arrive. You can have deadlines that make...

Thinking

Thinking is a double edged sword. I often advice entrepreneurs to think about what they plan to do. I also advice them to spend time thinking about their business rather than getting down to execution. Thought is a cheap simulation machine that...