Category Archives: Education

The art of finishing

Even before starting to follow Seth Godin, I believed in the value of finishing what I started. May be this habit stems from a childhood experience. My parents did not allow me to leave the dining table till I had … Continue reading

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The problem with paper

I was browsing through the archives of this blog when it struck me that very soon I am going to be completing the 5th anniversary of Contemplation and thus, 5 years of being a blogger. It has been a pleasure … Continue reading

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The missing red line

I chose to do a PhD because I had a dream. A dream that probably every PhD student has when they start – to change the world by doing great science. And for a while I truly believed that I … Continue reading

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How little things profoundly change your life

First appeared in The Spirit in March 2011. ICT is the Institute of Chemical Technology, my alma mater. When I first chose to come to ICT, I had in mind a very different future for myself. I had come to … Continue reading

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