Credibility

One can believe you if you are believable. And, why would anyone believe you? It is only because you’ve earned credibility, right? Absolutely! Being credible is central to success. Words and actions have to work in tandem and when they do people start trusting you with their worldly possessions and even life. Relationships are based….Read More

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Social Skills

Children of all ages communicate through speech as well as body language. Inside the homes and classrooms, and on sporting grounds, children have to learn to employ social skills to interact with their elders and their peers. So how do they inculcate skills like politeness, etiquette, respect for personal space, and ability to get along….Read More

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Reflection

Mirrors don’t lie. Mirrors just throw back whatever is placed straight in front of them. Reflections apparently don’t have any depth but none tells the truth better than a mirror. Our actions are a reflection of our values. It is paramount for us to make our kids live reality and be honest to themselves. They….Read More

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Discipline vs Strictness

There is a thin line between strictness and discipline. Discipline is participative, in contrast strictness is imposed and regulated. Further, discipline evolves and self discipline is living life better. Strictness is fear and often leads to unwanted childhood anxiety and depression. Strictness without explaining the reason and purpose can be confusing for children. Having a….Read More

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Constructive Criticism

Criticism and compliments when offered in a measured and balanced manner do wonders. Yes, criticism when balanced is called constructive criticism. Whenever we are criticizing someone we shouldn’t be doing with a vested interest. Criticism with vested interest is not criticism, it is enmity. A high degree of positivity and an intent to nurture and….Read More

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What are Plate Tectonics?

Three billion years ago, the tectonic processes began on the surface of the earth, that associated with the large-scale motion of the several major and minor plates of the earth’s lithosphere. The lithosphere, on the planet earth is the rigid outermost covering, including the crust and the upper mantle, that behaves elastically over time frame….Read More

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Reality Check

We’ve all heard statements like: “I worked hard, looks like I was unlucky in exams” or “there must have been a totaling mistake”. These statements routinely fly in several households. And, why not? Firstly, everyone hopes for the best. Furthermore we are becoming a 24×7 excuses workshop.  No one looks at real picture before the….Read More

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