The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything.
‘No’ is in itself a complete sentence. It does not require any justification or explanation.
‘No’ is such a simple word with only two letters, yet saying ‘no’ is harder for most people than saying ‘yes’ or ‘I’ll be glad to help you’. Many of us grow up to become people-pleaser in their lives, the word ‘no’ drops out of their vocabulary and they substitute it with lot of ways to be agreeable and keep other person happy. It has become engraved in our culture to instantaneously say ‘yes’, rather than saying no, since it feels weird and even rude sometimes. More scared we get from saying no, harder things become for us. Continue reading “It’s ok to give yourself permission to say ‘NO’”
Almost everyone says marks don’t matter. It doesn’t define who we are, but is it really true?
It’s that time of the year when students are done with their exams, some of the might have already received their results, some might still be waiting for results. Some might be excited after seeing their result, some might be sad, some might be depressed, frustrated or might be in confusion. These emotions arise because students, parents and academic have different perspective of what marks really means. Continue reading “Grades Define our Future?”