At wits' end...
At wits' end...

My humble attempt at coming to terms with modern technology

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At wits' end...

My humble attempt at coming to terms with modern technology


How I started being a regular at the gym!

If I could go back to my childhood and change one thing, it would be to make discipline an integral part of my life Growing up in a rather liberal household, discipline was the last thing that was enforced at my home. Values were important, morality was important, but discipline, not so much. Truth be told, I did not start valuing dis…

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'Grit' by Angela Duckworth - Book Summary Part II

In the first part of this book summary (Part1), we looked at what 'Grit' is, and why is it important. We understood that like Calculus or Piano, 'Grit' can be an acquired skill. It was evident from one of the studies that Grit could either be influenced by the cultural setting in which you grow up, or Grit could get better as we mature. A…

Ramya VasudevanRamya Vasudevan

'How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big' by Scott Adams

Success is 10% inspiration and 99% perspiration. This is true of any world-class performer. But usually, the hard work, the sweating and the panting get drowned in the trumpets and the hurrahs. In Angela Duckworth's book, 'Grit', she explains: Nobody wants to show you the hours and hours of becoming. They'd rather show the highlight o…

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