Last year was a roller coaster ride for me. Started the year with new responsibilities and learnings at work. Took care of parents’ health issues. My mother successfully overcame covid after a tough battle. Got married and started a new phase of life. Ended the year asking and getting more challenging work. Along the line, I completely neglected my health, my reading habit and this blog. Because I’m pretty good at planning (if I may say so myself), let me show you how I arrived at my goals so that you can also plan better.Continue reading
It is necessary to understand the importance of why we do things and what impact each of our tasks creates. This is a lesson I learnt from a sprint demo. Pardon me for the jargon I use in this post. I hope the message comes across in spite of it.
Reading this book brought a smile to my face because many thoughts here are similar to what my father believes. In fact, many people I know from my parent’s generation would tell you similar things. However, they may be blunt about it (and maybe come off as a bit preachy). Mahatria Ra weaves his idealogy into stories and makes it interesting. The language is also written in a simple manner, so it gave me a comforting feeling like listening to a moral embedded story from an elder relative. Continue reading
I am not a person who believes in New Year resolutions, because I’ve always felt that if I want to do something, I need to do it right away. Why wait for the New Year to resolve something? Being a book lover, I was upset last December that I didn’t find a lot of time to read. Since I had decided to make more time for reading at the start of this year, I thought why not make a resolution.
My company follows the Agile methodology for Software Development. I decided to apply this concept in my daily life, particularly about my reading habit. Continue reading