India's capital market watchdog barks again!
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) notified rule including probability of default (PD) benchmarks in a bid to strengthen the revelations made by credit rating agencies to improve the rating standards. The new guidelines are in additi..
Life is a never-ending cycle of problems and tussles. Some philosophies articulate that problems are the universe’s way of helping us to learn to accept reality. A problem is purely an opportunity by another name. In problems there are heaps of opportunities. The most capable and jovial people..
One of the eminent qualities that can contribute to a person’s accomplishments and contentment is self-discipline. This quality brings long-term success in all aspects of life. Self discipline is the number one mannerism needed to attain goals and to lead a healthy lifestyle. Self-discipline i..
Procrastination is something that everyone deals with. According to psychologist Professor Clarry Lay, a prominent writer on the subject, procrastination occurs when there is “a temporal gap between intended behaviour and enacted behaviour.” That is, when there is a significant..
Willpower is a reaction that comes from both the brain and the body. Willpower is necessary to accomplish numerous difficult and wearisome tasks. It is like a muscle and it gets stronger with recurrent use. Willpower is an enthralling phenomenon. It is the ability to control or discard destruct..
Comfort is easy. We are afraid of insecurity, uncertainty, loss, discomfort, pain, and so we seek to guard ourselves against the bitterness of life by spending our lives in unnatural, climate-controlled boxes which are protected from unwelcome interruption. Getting stuck in a routine is easy to do. ..
Having goals for things we want to do and working towards them is an important part of being human. If we want to succeed, we should set goals effectively. Goal setting endows us a yardstick for deciding whether we are really prospering. It helps us to take control of our life’s direction. The..
Self-motivation is the inherent force that will get us through the daily grind. The textbook definition of motivation would be “the reason one has for acting or behaving in a particular way.” Motivation is the key to achievement, and it can be challenging to find it internally. Peop..
Dear Finance Minister, Make India a tax heaven…… NOW……
It’s that time of the year when you are preparing next year’s budget for presentation in parliament. Hopefully this Budget is not just an annual exercise but a..
Life is full of decisions, and we make a number of them every day. The decisions we make range from the trivial to crucial. What we decide will determine the kind of person we become later. Of all the precious and exquisite life proficiencies an ability to make wise decisions deserves the first rank..