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Ajit Varwandkar

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Right time to plan 2020 resolutions

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Ajit Varwandkar Did you realize that ten months out of the year 2019 have got transferred into the pages of history! A lot must have happened in each one of our lives to date. Of all that evolved how much was by default, and what proportion can be attributed t... More »

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Write a new page today

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Ajit Varwandkar What you call as the end of the road, actually is the beginning of a new journey, I told Laddu. Laddu had failed consequently in all his previous six job interviews and was depressed. It was a herculean task to bring him out of the mesh of depr... More »

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Ten demons to win over

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Ajit Varwandkar This Deepawali I present a special gift to all my readers in the form of this writeup. Do read the column only if you feel you’re prepared to accept an add-on dose of happiness, joy and success in your life. Diwali is the best time to declare v... More »

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How to win over enemies?

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Ajit Varwandkar Buza and Laddu both were good at studies and were the cynosure of the school management. Buza got nominated as school captain for the new academic session. Although many students in his class did not prefer this decision, by destiny, Buza got t... More »

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What you feel is what you ask

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Ajit Varwandkar One evening a Monk was addressing disciples in his ashram. The subject of discourse was ‘the abundant universe’. Monk explained that the Universe has an abundant quota of every cherished experience in store for each one of us. You ask the Unive... More »

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Some information is always missing

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Ajit Varwandkar Laddu was upset. It was a disappointing day for him at work. The vice president of the unit had communicated dissatisfaction about his performance. He was denied of salary raise. Laddu was, however, not convinced about this rating. He knew that... More »

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You focus at which end of the action stick?

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Ajit Varwandkar I have observed that people, usually get impressed by complicated stuff and consider it valuable while things which are made and /or presented with simplicity gets disregarded. As a matter of fact, the greatest and the most powerful ideas are t... More »

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‘As soon as’ is too late

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Ajit Varwandkar Recently I conducted a training workshop on the theme, “Effective Decision Making”. Post-session, a participant in the name of Laddu Pinto, approached me with a proposal. He said, “Why don’t you become a “Decision-Making Consultant” for my orga... More »

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“As soon as” is too late

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Ajit Varwandkar Recently I conducted a training workshop on the theme, “Effective Decision Making”. Post-session, a participant in the name of Laddu Pinto, approached me with a proposal. He said, “Why don’t you become a “Decision-Making Consultant” for my orga... More »

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Lack of confidence is a notion

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Ajit Varwandkar One evening, when Laddu Pinto met me, he was looking sad and miserable. When I asked him the reason behind the blues, he shared his woes. He said, ‘I feel strongly jealous and frustrated at the news of my colleague’s promotion’. It is such an i... More »

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The hopeful child within you

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Ajit Varwandkar A child afraid of the dark or a grown-up scary of light – which is a more significant mistake? Here is an interesting story to further stir your thoughts: Once a toddler was gifted a toy car on his birthday. He loved the gift very much and coul... More »

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It may not be harmful to me

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Ajit Varwandkar Recently I read a report, which says that after 9/11, the sales figures of the pharmaceutical industry has grown by 20% in America. The primary cause of increasing health issues was found to be “stress”. High levels of stress can be equated to ... More »