Aditya Jhunjhunwala

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Boring!

A few months ago, in a workshop with about 60 dynamic college going youth, we asked them a question - ‘What is the most painful problem youth are facing today?’. Each group of six people had to...

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TV is so satisfying!

TV, youtube, satellite, and even Netflix, can be immensely satisfying. I tell myself, “today has a been a long and tiring day, I deserve some TV now!" It is a source of relaxation. Watching TV...

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Fun now OR more fun tomorrow!

I was chatting with a group of youngsters and telling them about the famous ‘marshmallow experiment’ conducted by Walter Mischel in the 1960’s at Stanford University. The children who were willing...

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Do!

I was surprised to see him using a makeshift spade to make little trenches. He was planting little saplings in the narrow patch of soil. As I got out of my car, with curiosity I asked him which...

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Laziness is just a BUMP.

When you come to my house, you will come across a big bump about 50m before the gate of our society. Its like a giant speed breaker, almost 7 to 8 feet in height. I guess there is a huge water...

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Do. Forget. Do.

That’s my simple formula. Do something good. Forget about it. Again do something good. Ad infinitum. This is the shortest blog post I’ve written. A part of the reason is that I’m feeling super...

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My goals found me.

For years I have struggled with setting goals. Revenue goals, unit sales goals, weight loss goals, and even relationship goals. I have tried many systems of goal settings - SMART, SMARTER, and...

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The ‘uncertainty’ drive.

After completing the Lifeschool triathlon successfully in April this year, I had moved into somewhat of a lull. Those 6 months of training were intense. We were team of 74 people. The stakes were...

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I’ll think about it!

I knew this guy who is very intelligent and extremely capable. I was sure he would do brilliantly well in whatever work he chose to do in his life. He was sincere, hard working, fun-loving, and...

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TOP 10 reasons why I CAN'T!

I have started a new collection - of brilliant reasons for not taking opportunities. No, Im not talking about stock market opportunities, marriage proposals, or opportunities to hitchhike a ride...

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