Empathy By Design – The Power Of Human Connection

If you could stand in someone else’s shoes… Hear what they hear. See what they see. Feel what they feel. Would you treat them differently? These words end an incredibly beautiful video below produced by the Cleveland Clinic, a nonprofit medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. What if youContinue reading “Empathy By Design – The Power Of Human Connection”

The Power of Psycho-logic – Great Ideas that Don’t Make Sense

In today’s business world, we are obsessed with big data, economic and financial models, everything is data-driven or model-driven, and every decision is made based on logical, analytical and rational thinking. But the problem is we live on a planet of 7.75 billion human beings whose thinking and behaviors are often driven by emotions andContinue reading “The Power of Psycho-logic – Great Ideas that Don’t Make Sense”

How To Go Against The Crowd And Beat The Crowd

Perhaps nobody made more money by betting against the crowd during the pandemic than Bill Ackman. The Wall Street Journal reported recently, that the legendary hedge fund manager and CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management made two complex debt investments—one presaging the economy’s swift shutdown and the other it’s fevered reopening— Ackman made nearly $4Continue reading “How To Go Against The Crowd And Beat The Crowd”

How To Think For Yourself – The Art Of Independent & Critical Thinking

Like most people, I was cooped up at home during the outbreak of COVID-19 last year. I spent most of my time reading: books, news, articles, blogs, and social media posts. I had probably downloaded more than 50 books on my Kindle and read most of them. But I had a strange realization when IContinue reading “How To Think For Yourself – The Art Of Independent & Critical Thinking”

How to Win Arguments And Influence People

Harish Natarajan loves arguing. It has helped him win debates against his parents at dinner table conversations when he was young. It has helped him scale heights in debating circles — he holds the world record for most debate victories. He has participated in more than 2,000 debates and is among the world’s best. AndContinue reading “How to Win Arguments And Influence People”