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Life is Beyond Degree

Life is Beyond Degree

Our parents set limited goals for us. This is the mind set, My kid will complete his education, get a degree, go for a job and finally get married. This is the overall goal set by our parents for us. But Life is Beyond Degree. Life is more than just getting a good grade or simply getting a degree for the sake of society. Degree is just a piece of paper that helps you to show off to your relatives. But other than that life is beyond degree.

Degree will help you to face problems in your life; degree will open the first door in your practical life. Your talent will open the second but it’s your attitude that will open rest of the doors. Now there is a difference between talent and attitude. Talent is your inborn ability while attitude is what you do with your talent. Let me elaborate with an example. Saeed Anwar (famous Pakistani cricketer) was born talented but as “Practice makes man perfect”. He practiced hard. 55 days of consistent practice. He practice for 2 hours, play a game, practice for 2 hours then play a game. Now this is consistency towards your goal. If you have a goal in life you have to make gradual increments on daily basics to achieve your goal.

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Posted by on November 3, 2016 in Character Building

 

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5 Ways to Train Yourself to Be a Great Leader

5 Ways to Train Yourself to Be a Great Leader

Ever asked yourself: What do the great leaders do that other leaders (average and, well, poor) don’t?

Greatness in leadership is in part born, but it’s also learned.

Just because you have the instincts for leadership doesn’t make you a great leader. Great leadership is also about cultivating the right habits and disciplines.

Which is good news for all of us, because that means we can grow and become better.

Age doesn’t make you better as a leader. It just makes you more of who you really are.

Your habits, disciplines and skill sets make you better.

So how do you get better? 5 Ways to Train Yourself to Be a Great Leader

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Posted by on October 11, 2016 in Driving Force

 

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Why fail more to be a better Entrepreneur?

You have a very impressive resume Mr Thomson but I didn’t see any failures in your resume and because of this we won’t be able to hire you at Google. Why is that? Because if you haven’t fail enough you are not worth hiring. An extract from the book The Google Guys. Its not me, its not your regular day to day HR manager, its Chief Operating Officer of a billion dollar company we are talking about. The people who ask me Why fail more to be a better Entrepreneur? Well this is my answer to them. When you start as an Entrepreneur. You start with audacious dreams and irresistible passion to achieve something, but sometimes in the middle of all that, you fail, and you fail hard. And at times it feels like quitting everything and  go for a job. But then if you are passionate enough about your dream, you read what others did when they were faced with failure. Guess what, they lean into it meaning they embraced failure no matter how bad it was. And after couple of dozen failures you see them in Times magazine or consider them an overnight success.

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Posted by on October 7, 2016 in Startup

 

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Things No one told me about being an Entrepreneur in Pakistan

Things No one told me about being an Entrepreneur in Pakistan

I was invited in for a panel discussion in which someone asked, how many hours do you work for your startup each day? I said 25 hours. He said how can it be. I was like because being an Entrepreneur is a full time job. This is one of myths no one told me about when I was starting early as an Entrepreneur. With 9-5 you work just for 12 hours but with Entrepreneurship you work just few hours. Which is insane concept. When you start as an Entrepreneur you start with a passion, you start with a dream; to serve, to make a difference, and to achieve peace in your life. In this blog I would like to list some of the things which I wished someone told me when I was starting out as an Entrepreneur.

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Posted by on October 5, 2016 in Startup

 

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10 Ways To Start An Amazing Day

10 Ways To Start An Amazing Day

I still remember the time back in year 2014 when I used to wake up everyday and wander aimlessly what to do with my life. But then I learned few things which turned my mornings really great. Here I wan to share 10 Ways To Start An Amazing Day. Apply these in your life and get ready to fuel your morning with hope and liveliness.

 

1) Smile for no reason.

Take the fresh air and sun rays. Everyday is a gift. You waking up is a sign of hope. Smile for no reason and enjoy the beauty as if you are seeing everything for the first time.

2) Nurture your mind with positive seeds.

Start your day with some positive affirmations. Google some positive affirmations and stick them to your cupboard, wall or anything that you see fist when you wake up. Thank GOD for all his blessings upon you.

3) Know and go

Plan in advance. Plan small things that will save you big time. What will you eat, ready made food or outside food, what will you do in evening.  What things you want to take outside when you leave your house.

4) Design your day launcher checklist

Game plan for the day on index cards. Simplest way to save frustration and time declutter your life.

5) Go back to the future

Plan tomorrow, today! A short plan that will give you following benefits
a) You act with intention instead of impulse.
b) Getting off your mind.
c) Gives brain time to solve problem. Give brain problem and it will find solution for you.

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Posted by on October 4, 2016 in Driving Force

 

3 Life Lessons From A Fruit Shop

3 Life Lessons From A Fruit Shop

Nature itself teaches us countless lessons on wisdom it’s just that we humans don’t take enough time to take in the wisdom offered by nature. Recently I visited fruit market and while observing fruits piled up there I came across few things which I would love to share.

Firstly check this picture out…

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Just bunch of Apples right? But amazing thing despite they are from same farm, they when it comes to quality. Every single Apple has its own worth based on the suffering it faced.

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Posted by on September 9, 2016 in Driving Force

 

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Salah – A way to connect with Allah

Image courtesy by: http://islamgreatreligion.files.wordpress.comIn every religion there is a spiritual way to connect with GOD. In Islam Muslims connect to Allah by Salah or Salat (an Arabic word which means prayer). As a Muslim alhumdulilaah I started Salah from the age of 12 (age in which it’s obligatory on every Muslim to offer Salah). In the beginning I just started it because my mother taught me to offer Salah or else Allah will drive me in hell. At that time I was a kid so I use to pray by fear not by heart. I also read the Holy Quran in which it’s mentioned that if you don’t pray you’ll be sent to hell to be burned in fire (fire which is stronger than fire here in the world).
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Posted by on September 7, 2016 in Islamic Character

 

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