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Hat prettier than face

Hat prettier than face

Social Etiquette is a standard way of behaving in some social situation. The way we eat , the way we sit and walk are all determined by social etiquette. But the question is, why do we need this Etiquette? The answer is simple, Because we have forgotten our true nature of being human. That is why we need a rule…

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6 Myths About Branding

6 Myths About Branding

Brand is a LOGO- Often we confuse brand with its logo or with a personality. Look at these logos- What comes to your mind after looking at each one of them? The thoughts that cross your mind after looking at the logos is what those brand stand for based on your experiences, biases and understanding. Logo is merely a visual…

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Blinded By…

Blinded By…

Blind are those who have eyes that cannot see. Her favorite lines from ‘Eyes Have It’ by Ruskin Bond. She never knew this one statement will sum up her life in years to come. She felt strange when she resigned from her dream job. She knew that something did not fit in. The stories Ms.A shared ‘seemed’ far from truth…

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Your Self Image reflects on your Self Esteem

Your Self Image reflects on your Self Esteem

He looked at himself in the mirror yet again – a closer look this time. Finally, he smiled. Yes, he had lost some weight. His morning routine to the gym, evening walk and his strict diet had finally resulted in visible weight loss. For months he had been off his favourite food now, forgotten what it is to eat what…

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One Little Incident Can Cost Your Entire Reputation

One Little Incident Can Cost Your Entire Reputation

“IndiGo staff manhandle passenger at Delhi airport” read the newspaper’s headlines Although there was a series of blame games and apologies but there was now a spot on the image of IndiGo which is hard to vanish! Just because of someone, the brand suffered. Now is the time of “New Media”. People put their opinions through public posts, tweets etc. which…

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IMAGE DOESN’T COST, IT PAYS!!

IMAGE DOESN’T COST, IT PAYS!!

There is nothing interesting about looking perfect- you lose the point. You want what you are wearing to say something about you. About who you are. -Emma Watson Just like any other day I was scrolling through the news feed on facebook and I saw links for images of Kareena Kapoor, Katrina Kaif’s airport fashion. Out of curiosity I opened…

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Personal Branding

Silent Flowers

Silent Flowers

Silent flowers!! It is said that silence is a true wisdom’s best reply, it is a source of great strength , it is the sleep that nourishes wisdom , silence is the most beautiful sound but when the same silence crushes your voice, makes your existence meaningless and when the same silence like an overpowering tide engulfs your deepest cries…

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6 Myths About Branding

6 Myths About Branding

Brand is a LOGO- Often we confuse brand with its logo or with a personality. Look at these logos- What comes to your mind after looking at each one of them? The thoughts that cross your mind after looking at the logos is what those brand stand for based on your experiences, biases and understanding. Logo is merely a visual…

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Personal Brand Icon – Jaji Vijayaraman

Personal Brand Icon – Jaji Vijayaraman

  Jaji Vijayraman –  R&D Director-Mechanical, GEEDS India An experienced professional in automotive product design & development business with diverse expertise in tooling, engineering and product oriented organizations. Began the journey as graduate trainee with BPL Automation, Bangalore in Tool and Die design and Plastic simulations. Gained experience in automotive systems development, manufacturing and assembly processes at Visteon Automotive Systems,…

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Think before you speak, It affects your Brand

Think before you speak, It affects your Brand

“I think, if you tell me that you do not know how to wear a sari, I would say shame on you. It’s a part of your culture, (you) need to stand up for it.” were the words said by  Sabyasachi Mukherjee – a renowned fashion designer at Harvard University’s India conference. In no time this statement snowballed into a…

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You are the Brand

You are the Brand

MYTHS ABOUT THE BRAND CALLED ‘YOU’ You are always Branding Yourself! Times are changing, and people are getting aware about the Importance of Personal Branding and what it can do to them and their business. Despite the awareness, some people still confuse Personal Branding to Self-Promotion. So, I am writing this, majorly to break the Myths around Personal Branding. Myth…

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Personal Branding Might Seem Like a Single Event But Is A Continuous Process

Personal Branding Might Seem Like a Single Event But Is A Continuous Process

Kajol! Yes, that’s the name which crossed our minds while humming this song. One of the powerful female actor Kajol who made her acting debut in 1992 with Bekhudi and then gave her first hit Baazigar. The actor is known for her acting skills but was quite defamed for her fashion sense. But her journey from being a fashion disaster to a fashion diva…

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Self Development

‘Mrs’, not ‘Miss’.

‘Mrs’, not ‘Miss’.

The clock struck 5. It was early morning, the weather was cold and misty. Shreya woke up, she was neither happy nor sad , there was no expression on her face. She was walking over the floor with soundless feet. She entered the kitchen and started preparing breakfast for kids. Two hours passed and it was only the chirping of…

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Hat prettier than face

Hat prettier than face

Social Etiquette is a standard way of behaving in some social situation. The way we eat , the way we sit and walk are all determined by social etiquette. But the question is, why do we need this Etiquette? The answer is simple, Because we have forgotten our true nature of being human. That is why we need a rule…

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Say ‘NO” to crackers.

Say ‘NO” to crackers.

GAME CHANGER SERIES   This is the future star ‘Jai Aswani’, a 16 year old student of Sindhi model school and a young            founder ‘B2W – BORN TO WIN’ an organisation that supports various causes like, SAY NO TO CRACKERS HE FOR SHE RISE FOR RICE ERADICATE PLASTIC BAGS. As Jai says it, ” Initially…

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Pinky The Mouse

Pinky The Mouse

Once there lived a little mouse whose name was Pinky.  She was a beautiful brown mouse. She was nine years old and was turning ten.  One day, her father sadly said, “Pinky, my dear, I love you but I am so sorry. People now don’t throw away food so we won’t be able to celebrate  your birthday”. Pinky was heartbroken…

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How to become “Queen of Discourse”

Do you wonder which are the most deadliest weapons present on earth? Surely someone would come up with things like ‘atomic bombs ‘ but there is one weapon which can create havoc or if used wisely can result in magical outcomes and these precious instruments are none other than ‘WORDS ‘. These instruments have the capability to stop an impending…

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Challenges Faced By Women Entreprenuers

Challenges Faced By Women Entreprenuers

This article is very close to my heart because it is about something I totally relate to. Being a woman, I have faced a lot of challenges when I decided to do what I wanted to do. I am pretty sure a lot of you out there will be able to relate to this article. For a woman to start…

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Success Stories

Say ‘NO” to crackers.

Say ‘NO” to crackers.

GAME CHANGER SERIES   This is the future star ‘Jai Aswani’, a 16 year old student of Sindhi model school and a young            founder ‘B2W – BORN TO WIN’ an organisation that supports various causes like, SAY NO TO CRACKERS HE FOR SHE RISE FOR RICE ERADICATE PLASTIC BAGS. As Jai says it, ” Initially…

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Silent Flowers

Silent Flowers

Silent flowers!! It is said that silence is a true wisdom’s best reply, it is a source of great strength , it is the sleep that nourishes wisdom , silence is the most beautiful sound but when the same silence crushes your voice, makes your existence meaningless and when the same silence like an overpowering tide engulfs your deepest cries…

Learn more

Challenges Faced By Women Entreprenuers

Challenges Faced By Women Entreprenuers

This article is very close to my heart because it is about something I totally relate to. Being a woman, I have faced a lot of challenges when I decided to do what I wanted to do. I am pretty sure a lot of you out there will be able to relate to this article. For a woman to start…

Learn more

Personal Brand Icon – Jaji Vijayaraman

Personal Brand Icon – Jaji Vijayaraman

  Jaji Vijayraman –  R&D Director-Mechanical, GEEDS India An experienced professional in automotive product design & development business with diverse expertise in tooling, engineering and product oriented organizations. Began the journey as graduate trainee with BPL Automation, Bangalore in Tool and Die design and Plastic simulations. Gained experience in automotive systems development, manufacturing and assembly processes at Visteon Automotive Systems,…

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HOW THIS MAN WON AGAINST ALL ODDS!

HOW THIS MAN WON AGAINST ALL ODDS!

Trump’s Triumph! Talking of personal branding and being a brand how can we forget talking about Donald Trump the current and 45th President of United States Of America. The businessman turned politician is now in the driving seat. It took a lot for him to get into the Whitehouse and control the steering wheel of the US. There is something about Donald Trump…

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Lifestyle

‘Mrs’, not ‘Miss’.

‘Mrs’, not ‘Miss’.

The clock struck 5. It was early morning, the weather was cold and misty. Shreya woke up, she was neither happy nor sad , there was no expression on her face. She was walking over the floor with soundless feet. She entered the kitchen and started preparing breakfast for kids. Two hours passed and it was only the chirping of…

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Hat prettier than face

Hat prettier than face

Social Etiquette is a standard way of behaving in some social situation. The way we eat , the way we sit and walk are all determined by social etiquette. But the question is, why do we need this Etiquette? The answer is simple, Because we have forgotten our true nature of being human. That is why we need a rule…

Learn more

Voice of Nature!

Voice of Nature!

There was once a man who decided to settle down in Himalayas , much away from the din of city life. For a couple of months he enjoyed his life to the core and thought to himself that this is what he wanted from life “peace , silence and stillness “. He thought he was one with nature. After a few months he visited a city.…

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Think before you speak, It affects your Brand

Think before you speak, It affects your Brand

“I think, if you tell me that you do not know how to wear a sari, I would say shame on you. It’s a part of your culture, (you) need to stand up for it.” were the words said by  Sabyasachi Mukherjee – a renowned fashion designer at Harvard University’s India conference. In no time this statement snowballed into a…

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