GRIT is about the power of Passion and Perseverance. I first got acquainted with this topic more than a year ago, when I was searching for an inspirational speech topic. At that point in time, not much information was available about the Angela's research. So I was extremely happy when a condensed version of Angela's more than 8 years of…Ramya Vasudevan
My thoughts and reflections on some of the best books I've read.
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…Ramya Vasudevan
The Girl on the Train tells the story through the eyes of its three female protagonists, Rachel, Megan and Anna, and how their lives are so inextricably linked. It's a suspense thriller that takes the reader through a multitude of emotions like happiness, distress, anger, empathy, among many others. Let's take a closer look at the story l…Ramya Vasudevan
I've always had great appreciation for writers and books in general, but the book Gone Girl gave me a deeper appreciation for the effort that goes into book-writing. Some authors do not receive the recognition they deserve and I feel Gillian Flynn is one of them. Gone Girl is her third book and I couldn't help but wonder how I could have…Ramya Vasudevan
As the title suggests, this is a very crisp and clear book on Branding. Even though I have ready many books on Branding, I have not come across anything that so boldly proclaims to the world that it has answers to your problems. What more can you expect from a book by the world renowned marketing strategist Al Ries and his daughter and bu…Ramya Vasudevan