Benedict Jebakumar – The Magnet Man

I don’t sell but I get a lot more in return for whatever little action I have been taking. The main benefit I enjoy out of this action is the JOY of Service. – Benny

Is Your Child Ready to Face the World? – Book Review

Guess what we all parents need… A timeless advice! Talk about setting expectations right and we miss the target by miles sometimes. Here is a book that sets things in the right perspective. In this life with our sky high expectations that we have for our kids, pressure from colleagues, parents, grand parents, friends of…

Open UP: #115

“I was a teacher all my life. My parents were educators too. I believe it is the teacher’s duty to mold a child’s life and help them achieve their goals in life. Every child is like a precious gem waiting to be discovered. It takes a good teacher to see that and polish the talents…

Open UP: # 114

“I was with the defense team and worked on the aviation division. We had lot of inventory to keep and made sure all the decisions were taken after lot of research and number crunching. I learnt that in case you choose wisely you would rarely go wrong as you have made a thoughtful well researched…

Open UP: #113

“I was working as a cloth merchant in Rajasthan for 20 years but couldn’t get enough money to run my family. All the modern malls reduced our margins and it was really becoming difficult to educate my two girls. So I shifted my career and became a factory worker. Five years later I am working…

Open UP: #112

“I was a very bright student in college. I got placed in a good company and was learning and growing fast but had no satisfaction. I quit my corporate job and joined a social service organisation. Though the pay is less, I get immense satisfaction from my work as the people I help thank and…

Open UP: # 111

She helped me use her phone hotspot to book tickets to get home. Helped me out of her way to make me comfortable. “I have a six month old baby at home. My mother in law helps me take care of her. Being in hospitality sector you need to be ready for extra hours, irate…

Open UP: # 110

“I am working for the last 62 years. I have three kids who are all settled in their jobs and stay in the same city but I don’t get to meet them. They are all modern and do not believe in family, marriage and being there for each other. My wife and I are married…

Open UP: # 109

“I fill air in more than 2000 vehicles everyday. That is almost 7000+ tyres. By the end of the day my back is so painful that I can’t move. Some people give me tips, some don’t and I have to give a cut to some people here. So I am left with very little money….

Why you should Talk To Tiger!

My 3 favourite words and why! The three words that I use the most! That is easy. Talk To Tiger! That is my blog name and the theme behind most of the things I do. So let me explain how. What can you Talk to Tiger about? Your problems Your happiness Your sadness Your secrets…

Madhavi S Mahadevan and her short stories

I read Madhavi’s latest book Doppelgänger Short stories and was impressed with the simple yet charming way of writing and I had to speak to her and bring her life to you. So here is what happened when Madhavi Talked to Tiger. Madhavi opens up in a rare discussion about her childhood, her motivation and also…