Retreat

We need to teach our children a practical reality – Retreat. Retreating from a fight is not cowardice. Isn’t life too short to spend entirely in arguments? No matter how much we try to out-stand, we cannot win every battle, and usually, it is JUST our ego that asks us to win. Winning over someone[…]

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Two ends of Spectrum: Rigidity and Flexibility

Emotional intelligence is about two quotients – knowing when to be rigid and when to negotiate. Teachers require to be firm, to get the tasks done. Many a times, we need to fixate boundaries for our kids, so they grow up wiser. On the other end of the spectrum lies the negotiable. We have to[…]

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Need and Desire

There is a thin line between need and desire. We are often confused between what we need and what we seek. Need refers to the basic necessities of survival. Hunger, clothing, and shelter are our needs. Desire, on the other hand, are our aspirations. Purchasing that luxurious car, or a brand new watch – is[…]

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