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Being Effective

In the book “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change” the author Stephen Covey, talks about the phenomenon where managers wish to be efficient with their subordinates and explain that how the strategy backfires. 105 more words

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Seven Habits

Sometimes while reading a book, we just don’t want to slip anything and we absolutely hate mind wanderings while reading. Every word in a sentence is too important to be missed out and we want to remember everything, like reading for the exams. 177 more words

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Mind Wandering

We think mind wandering is our natural state since there’s a constant flow of thoughts happening inside our mind all the time. Sometimes have happy thoughts, other times we worry and so on. 133 more words

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Listening to Our Intuitions

Today was scheduled for the video blog, but I couldn’t complete the book and also there’s a lot of editing involved and for a video so I scheduled it for tomorrow. 186 more words

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Kana & Sounds

Japanese consonants are pronounced mostly as in English, except:

  • “r” is generally tapped
  • final “n” is nasalized

Japanese only has five vowels, like Latin & Spanish, all of which sound short and crisp. 133 more words

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On Kana

Kana is composed of two different syllabaries: hiragana and katakana.

Both hiragana and katakana are composed of 46 different phonetic symbols used to represent all the possible syllables of the spoken language. 59 more words

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Book Review : "Autobiography of A Yogi" by Yogananda Paramhansa.

As you know I have been reading the book, “Autobiography of A Yogi” by Yogananda Paramhansa.

I completed the book couple of days back. To tell you the truth I never wanted the book to be completed. 400 more words

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