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No Plans

We don’t really plan our lives. That’s one thing I learned in my 37 (almost 38) years of existence. What we do is aspire for things, events and people, and align our actions with those aspirations. If we’re lucky, we … Continue reading

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The Decision

The past week was really a roller coaster ride for me. First, I was so keen on accepting the job offer. Then I realized I didn’t want it after all. And thus began a tumultuous period of vacillating between wanting … Continue reading

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My Year So Far

So I’m really doing this. I’m going beyond my comfort zone and doing things I haven’t tried before. The key, as they say, is not to focus on the result. I think that’s doable. I can be results oriented, but … Continue reading

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The Impostor Syndrome

William Shatner who happens to be one of the coolest actors, IMHO (and I’m referring to Boston Legal because I’m so not a trekkie), was once asked how he became great in his craft. He said that actually, most of … Continue reading

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First Day High

I’ve moved on to a new job. That should have been in all caps except that my appointment papers took so long to be signed that by the time it became official, my excitement had waned a bit. Or so … Continue reading

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The Zone

I often hear my friends say that they are “in the zone.” They say it when they feel that they’re in their best element, like when they’re sure that the job they have is perfect for them, or when they … Continue reading

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Back to Work

It’s my first day back in the office  since I started to work from home three months ago. I’m actually excited to go back. It’s true after all that sometimes, you just need to distance yourself from something in order … Continue reading

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