5 Things Every Young Adult Should Know

Adulting is difficult – it isn’t as glamorous as the movies make it seem. There is no Chandler who is going to pay your rent as you struggle with your job, there is absolutely no job that let’s you chill with your friends and flatmates in a coffee shop or bar on most nights, more…

Can You Estimate the Value of Relationships?

I’ve often wondered if we can estimate the value of the many relationships we have through our lives – relationships with family, friends, partners, colleagues, your organization? How do you know if you’re getting into something that is worth your while and energy? How do we estimate the value of relationships? How much you give…

Advice to Self!

I am no great thinker or someone with a lot of wisdom. During my calm moments, I give myself some great advice – which I tend to conveniently forget when things get just a little out of hand. So this is a post for me and YOU (if you need good advice from a friend)…

Taking Life Decisions – Toughest Part of Adulting

“I shall be telling this with a sighSomewhere ages and ages hence:Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—I took the one less traveled by,And that has made all the difference.” My first memory of how tough choices can be to make is Robert Frost’s poem “The Road Not Taken”. We’re constantly taking decisions and…

Things You Learn When You Leave Home

Discover prompt for the day – “teach”. (Yes, I’m a little late) I’m not sure how things work in your country but in India, kids usually don’t move out of their parents’ homes and stay with them all their lives. There’s no concept of leaving your parents’ house after you turn 18years old. Similarly, Indian…