Why mentors and teachers are especially needed to counter extremism?


All Writings, Individual, Psychology, Self improvement, The Young

Reading Time: 8 minutesMentors and teachers are a special gift to the human society.  These cannot simply be understood to be professions or titles, or some kind of a degree that is earned from an institution.  Rather, these are linked to the personal qualities and concerns of the individual.  Even more so, it is connected with how a […]

February 6, 2018

Becoming the kind of people who have a diversity of interests


All Writings, Blog, Observations, The Young

Reading Time: 3 minutesTechnology has affected not only societies but also the individual within them.  In particular, the way we search and access information has become very specific.  This is not a bad thing.  However, it also requires a user of technology to put this knowledge to use.  Using information is possible through understanding, and that understanding comes […]

January 6, 2018

Keeping the thrill of technology in proper perspective to regain control in communication


All Writings, Self improvement, The Young

Reading Time: 3 minutesPeople seek thrill.  To fulfill that pursuit they look for adventure.  We all happen to be in a world right now where the next adventure is as close as our mobile phone.  When connected to the Internet, the whole world is open before us.  There are the possibility and prospect of visiting any place, reading […]

January 5, 2018

How can the youth protect themselves from addiction to technology?


All Writings, Psychology, Self improvement, The Young

Reading Time: 3 minutesIt has been with every generation, especially in the past 100 years that addiction to technology has been a very real possibility.  Since the start of the industrial revolution, the speed of change has been tremendous.  Dependence on machines and development in technology has gone hand-in-hand.  The younger ones, more enthusiastic and curious by nature, […]

January 4, 2018

Making the link between technology, culture, and youth – Arianna Huffington on Thrive Global


All Writings, Press This, Society, The Young

Reading Time: 5 minutesCome join me to discuss, debate and ask questions, kickstarting this urgently-needed conversation to ensure that 2018 is the year when we put technology in its right place and take back control of our lives. Source: An Open Letter From Arianna Huffington to India on our Relationship with Technology | Thrive Global The original article […]

January 2, 2018