Faceless Voices

Faceless Voices

There are a lot of voices on the internet, some positive, some neutral, and some negative, and most of those negative are faceless.

Very rarely will you see a faceless voice spreading love and positivity or cheering for something good.

These faceless voices are hiding on the internet, using fake names, fake profile pictures, and at most times, blank profile pictures.

They are ready to jump on a trend, pounce upon someone, negate someone’s point of view – simply speaking, spreading negativity and hate on the internet.

Some would argue, that these voices are bot accounts.

Which isn’t wrong.

However, not all of them are bots.

A good percentage of them are real people, with a lot of hurt in their own lives.

They aren’t secure with their lives, their choices, their decisions, they aren’t able to see the good around.

If a particular thing has gone wrong in their lives, it spreads and in this scenario, that spreads as being a faceless voice on the internet.

What they say certainly doesn’t hold true, nor do they realize it’s true for them as well. Those particular opinions are seen through a filtered point of view from their direction.

Once they understand another person’s point of view, or are able to see the good, or if they can better their own lives, this will change as well.

Said that, this is the story of these faceless voices.

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Why Twitter is my most liked social media platform?

Why Twitter is my most liked social media platform?

Out of all the social platforms that I consume or create content on, whether it is Instagram or Facebook or Twitter or LinkedIn or Pinterest or Quora…

I feel, out of all, if I had to pick one, if one of them had to be my favourite, I’d choose Twitter.

Now, of course, the current trend is all about Instagram, that’s where the eyes are, and the numbers point toward Instagram, Facebook and YouTube mostly.

Then, why Twitter?

Having its own set of advantages and disadvantages, here’s why Twitter would be my first and favourite pick of all the other platforms

– mainly, a text-based platform
Whether it is 280 character tweets, or Twitter threads, it is easier to consume, and easier to read. Twitter is for those who love to read, but short-form.

– sharing thoughts
A platform where you don’t have to necessarily click pictures and post, nor design creatives for. Just share what’s on your mind, share your point of view, share your thoughts, and you’re done.

– community approach
To know people’s views on a certain trending topic or whether it is jumping in a random conversation, all of that can happen only on Twitter.

– chronological order
This is a controversial one and there are people who support this or don’t, but for me, I love that Twitter still has a chronological view of your feed, you don’t miss out on anything, everything is given their due importance and you don’t get anything extra.

reach out
No other platform has easier access than Twitter, when it comes to connecting with whomever you want to, reaching out to them and communicating with them.

Every platform have their own set of advantages and disadvantages and you always get a different experience on every platform.

Said that, I feel Twitter is special and a different experience altogether.

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Flawed

Flawed

We believe some humans are perfect in who they are and what they do.

What problems would they have or do they even lack in anything?

Here’s what we need to get right.

We are flawed human beings.

Some of us are good at hiding those flaws.

Some are good at overpowering their strengths.

But, all of us, every individual have their own set of flaws.

As an individual, becoming self aware is key to winning in life and that starts with knowing that everyone has flaws and you’ve them too.

There’s nothing wrong in that.

Own your flaws because they make you who you are!

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What type of content works?

What type of content works?

When it comes to building your personal brand, when it comes to creating content on any of the social media platforms

People usually ask, “What works?”

What type of content should we create?

What type of content would get a good engagement?

And the answer to that is really simple.

No one knows what works.

And if someone tells you what works, they’re just baiting you into their funnel.

There is never a right answer to what works.

Especially because it comes down to an individual’s strengths and weaknesses and what they are comfortable with.

If type A works for an individual, it may or may not work for the other two individuals and vice verse.

To put it even more simply, it comes down to you experimenting with your content.

What form allows you to express yourself more freely?

What is the type of content that aligns with your audience as well as with you, where’s the middle ground?

Whether you should do a Twitter-style post, or a carousel, or a infographic video, or a creative post or a picture or a cartoon or just something else, the answer to that lies in experimenting.

Experiment with your content, see what works, what can you create more of, what the audience responds to and then do more of that.

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The real test

The real test

You can be kind.

You can be grateful.

You can have empathy.

Especially when you’re in your zone.

Or when you’re in control of the situation.

What happens when you’re not?

What happens when the situation is against you?

What happens when you lose the control of your emotions?

That is the real test.

The test of your true character.

That is the time when how kind you are, how grateful you are, how much empathy you have – everything is tested.

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#33 of The Last 7 Days (19.10 – 25.10)

#33 of The Last 7 Days (19.10 – 25.10)

With another Sunday, here’s the thirty-third edition of my weekly series, The Last 7 Days.

What’s it about?

It’s a weekly series where I talk about what I read, what I listened to, and what I saw in the last seven days.

Since the content I consume around the topics of mindset, marketing and movies brought me value, I decided to share that with you as well, through these weekly editions.

If any of the below-mentioned topics interest you, let’s chat – @rth24 on Instagram.


What To Read:

  1. 5 mental traps that successful people never fall for, according to psychologists.

    Read more here.
  2. A bodybuilder who’s been vegan since 1998 explains how to build muscle on a plant-based diet.

    Read here.
  3. How the brain hard-wires us to love Google, Twitter, and texting. And why that’s dangerous.

    Read here.
  4. Is It Okay to Switch off When News Gets Overwhelming?

    Check it out here.
  5. Ray Dalio’s meditation teacher on the ‘game changer’ tweak he made to daily his routine

    Read more here.

What To Listen:

*The links being attached redirect to Spotify, but you can search for these episode titles wherever you listen to your podcasts.

  1. On The Tim Ferriss Show, Naval Ravikant talks happiness, reducing anxiety, crypto stablecoins and strategy.

    Listen to it here.
  2. On Just B with Bethenny Frankel, she talks to Mark Cuban about his business approach, 2020 and more.

    Listen here.
  3. Dr. Julia Shaw on humanizing evil and the dark side of the human nature on The Psychology Podcast with Scott Barry Kaufman

    Check it out here.
  4. Sir Richard Branson on the value of optimism, comebacks and cutting losses on This is Working with Daniel Roth podcast.

    Listen to it here.
  5. Jason Bateman, Sean Hayes, & Will Arnett have a podcast called SmartLess – and in this ep, they have Adam Sandler talking about his life, career and more.

    Listen here.

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What To Watch:

  1. On Logan Paul’s Impaulsive podcast, Sadhguru talks life, death, the fundamental nature of human experience and much more.

    Watch it here
  2. Spiritual leader Radhanath Swami on building grit, resilience & adaptability through service, on ‘On Purpose with Jay Shetty

    Watch here.
  3. Casey Neistat on how to realize your Creativity.

    Check it out here.
  4. 1917‘ writer Krysty Wilson-Cairns shares how they wrote ‘1917’ to look like one continuous take.

    Watch here.
  5. Jose Mourinho on the coach’s rules for life.

    Watch it on Netflix here.

There is a lot of insightful, engaging and entertaining content mixed in all of this.

If any of these topics interest you, then your time will be well-spent.

You can check out the previous editions of The Last 7 Days – here.


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Starting your Day with a Message

Starting your Day with a Message

There are a ton of distractions throughout our day that makes us lose our focus and keep us occupied elsewhere.

Whenever you start your morning, instead of checking your messages/ emails/ notifications and focusing on what other people want you to focus on, how about you shift it to yourself?

How about you start your day with a message of gratitude that you’re alive, you get to live and conquer another day?

How about you plan your own day’s work instead of checking what other people are working on?

Changing your approach changes the tone of your day as well, it changes your perspective, your control, your focus over your day.

Focusing on yourself now gives you the power to choose what you want to focus on, what you want to spend time on and allows you to be in the moment.

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Cry your Heart out!

Cry your Heart out!

Who says that you shouldn’t cry and that crying makes you less of a person?

Crying is okay.

Crying is not a weakness, but a strength.

It’s not pertained to a certain gender, it’s okay for men to cry too.

Crying can be tears of sadness as well as tears of joy.

They are your feelings, they are your emotions, after all.

Instead of suppressing your emotions, instead of hiding your feelings, let go, and for once feel how you want to feel.

Cry your heart out.

For all the men out there, instead of trying to be a “man”, accept your emotions and reveal your true nature to yourself.

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When you Ask yourself for Space

When you Ask yourself for Space

You keep pushing yourself to the limits, you squeeze in every bit of energy and focus towards your goal, towards the path you’re walking on and you enjoy it as well.

However, there are times in this process when you feel burnout, when you feel too much, when you feel you don’t want to do it anymore, but for the moment.

At such times, you’ve to listen to your mind, your body – what message are they sending you? Are you trying you to spread yourself too thin?

It is at these moments when you drop everything, kick back and just relax – don’t overthink it, don’t overdo it – just give yourself some space and then get back to it when you feel like you’re ready to go all out again.

Listen to your mind and body, and not just when it comes to working and goals, but also in terms of your lifestyle, your sleeping habits, your eating habits, your thoughts – your mind and body know more than you know yourself – listen to them.

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Karma

Karma

We have all heard of the word, Karma in our lives, haven’t we?

We can believe in it or not, but we have definitely heard of it.

Now, belief is a different topic altogether and I’m not telling you to start believing in it after reading this today.

But, how about you look at the topic from a different perspective today.

First, let’s understand what Karma is and I’ll be sharing what I got from the internet, for better understanding.

Karma (/ˈkɑːrmə/; Sanskrit: कर्म, romanized: karma, IPA: [ˈkɐɽmɐ] ( listen); Pali: kamma) means action, work or deed; it also refers to the spiritual principle of cause and effect where intent and actions of an individual (cause) influence the future of that individual (effect).

In simple terms, the impact of your future is based on the kind of work you do today.

In another analogy, what you do is what you get.

Karma is then divided into three categories, and for better understanding, I’ll write it in simple English, without going into the details.

Your past actions have resulted into today’s karma – the life you live today.

Your work today affects the karma of tomorrow – the future.

And the future’s karma is based on your present and past actions.

How does it originate?

Karma originates from everything that you think, you do and speak. How you are to others, is what you face in your present and future.

To simplify it even further, how about thinking on it from a logical point of view.

It’s a simple case of cause and effect.

You will get affected by the very same of what you cause in the first place.

Now, when you think of it from that perspective, it isn’t that difficult to fathom, right?

What do you think?

Put good in the world and you shall receive good as well.

Be kind to others and you shall receive kindness as well.

Do good deeds for others and good deeds shall happen to you as well.

Not that we are having any expectations from the deeds in the first place, when it comes from a good heart, but to understand karma, we can think of the above statements to understand it better.

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Why it doesn’t work out?

Why it doesn’t work out?

Whenever we try something new, we often wonder why it doesn’t work out.

Where was the problem?

What did we do wrong?

Usually, it applies to the changes we make in our life, the habits we try to instil, the choices we make for our life.

So, why doesn’t it work out then?

It boils down to two reasons, either or, you decide which one is right for you.

A. Trying too many things at once

We either try too many things altogether, at once, and end up thinking why one particular thing or all of them didn’t work out, without thinking that we never put our focus onto just one thing and concentrated on it and improved at it.

It was juggling too much, all at once, that’s why it didn’t work out.

But what if you did only one thing and it still didn’t work out.

Where there could be various reasons attached to this, a major one is,

B. Wanting quick results

In a quest to reach the end of the line, the destination, to know the outcome, you took steps and the process was such that you wanted quick results. In such a quest, you could never process the journey, understand it and improve at it.

Apply each of the situations to your problem and think why it didn’t work out.

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Emotional Vocabulary

Emotional Vocabulary

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We, individually, all of us have a lot of issues, in life, even on a day-to-day basis. However, those issues get aggravated because of a lack of our vocabulary.

Our mind is powering through the words we think, the words we speak and how we describe our emotions, our feelings, the mind will start thinking in that way.

Because of a lack of vocabulary skills, for example, when we have to describe how our day went, we typically address our emotions as ‘good’, ‘bad’, ‘okay’, or ‘meh’.

Not being able to address our emotions properly, we ourselves have no clarity of how we feel and we end up with a different emotion altogether, thinking that’s how we feel at the moment.

I first understood this from Jay Shetty and then ended up digging up more into this. Harvard has done a ton of research on this topic, you can check out one of them here.

Said that, have a look at this chart below. The number of emotion variants that exist in each category, and how we can feel a bunch of emotions throughout the day and we never even end up realizing them.

Here’s another one, just to give you more clarity, you can understand them, learn them, learn to acknowledge your feelings in a better way through these charts.

You can dig a little deeper yourself, just for Emotional Vocabulary on Google and study the research done on this.

You’ll thus get more clarity and a better understanding of how you feel, and what you can do to change or address that emotion of that moment.

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#32 of The Last 7 Days (12.10 – 18.10)

#32 of The Last 7 Days (12.10 – 18.10)

With another Sunday, here’s the thirty-second edition of my weekly series, The Last 7 Days.

What’s it about?

It’s a weekly series where I talk about what I read, what I listened to, and what I saw in the last seven days.

Since the content I consume around the topics of mindset, marketing and movies brought me value, I decided to share that with you as well, through these weekly editions.

If any of the below-mentioned topics interest you, let’s chat – @rth24 on Instagram.


What To Read:

  1. Confident people avoid thinking in black and white. Here’s how they use ‘directional thinking‘ instead.

    Read more here.
  2. How to recover from a bad day and change your mindset in 5 minutes?

    Read here.
  3. Echoists Are Basically the Opposite of Narcissists.

    Read more here.
  4. Apple on designing the A14 Bionic for the iPad Air and beyond

    Read here.
  5. We all have 168 hours in a week. Here’s how to budget that time more effectively, according to a Kellogg professor of leadership.

    Read more here.

What To Listen:

*The links being attached redirect to Spotify, but you can search for these episode titles wherever you listen to your podcasts.

  1. Ankur Warikoo on building a personal brand with storytelling, on the Prime Venture Partners Podcast

    Listen here.
  2. On ‘When We Met‘, Nikhil Taneja talks social media, mental health, community building and India Film Project.

    Listen to it here.
  3. Peak-End Rule: Why You Make Terrible Life Choices on the podcast, Nir and Far with Nir Eyal.

    Check it out here.
  4. On ‘Cyrus Says‘, Luke Coutinho talks about his journey as a holistic lifestyle coach, his book, ‘The Magic Immunity Pill: Lifestyle’ and the importance of emotional health and more.

    Listen here.
  5. Siddharth Roy Kapur talks about his career, the producer mindset and the future of entertainment, on the podcast, ‘This Round is On Me‘.

    Listen to it here.

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What To Watch:

  1. In this episode of Mega Icons on Hotstar, they explore AR Rahman’s creative, spiritual and musical choices, and why he is always so eager to break the mould and shift the paradigm.

    Check it out here.
  2. On ‘Money Matters with Shradha Sharma‘, Satyan Gajwani shares the journey behind building the largest consumer internet company in India, the learnings and experiences from the journey, what the future holds and much more.

    Watch it here.
  3. Sejal Kumar on how content creators on YouTube and Instagram make money, how the business works and what really goes behind the scenes.

    Watch here.
  4. Sparsh, a short film by Ankoosh Bhatt starring Kay Kay Menon & Puja Gupta.

    Watch here.
  5. Virat Kohli talks mindset and their approach to the game with Pep Guardiola, Mary Kom, Sunil Chhetri and KL Rahul.

    Watch the videos on PUMA India’s channel here.

There is a lot of insightful, engaging and entertaining content mixed in all of this.

If any of these topics interest you, then your time will be well-spent.

You can check out the previous editions of The Last 7 Days – here.


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I stopped eating this… (Oct 2020 edition)

I stopped eating this… (Oct 2020 edition)

Changing your life starts with changing your lifestyle first and changing your lifestyle means changing your mindset, your habits, your rituals, everything.

That process is a long one, one with patience and that decision when you take it is game changing.

It also includes what you eat, what you don’t eat, and today I wanted to share that part with you, just to share a glimpse of what such a lifestyle change entails.

Before I proceed with that, I also wanted to highlight a few of my previous blog posts that are focused on this lifestyle change and they shed a light on that topic.

A. A year ago, my life changed!
https://rth24.com/2019/09/28/a-year-ago-my-life-changed/

B. Two Lifestyles and a Choice
https://rth24.com/2020/09/08/two-lifestyles-and-a-choice/

C. The decision of changing my Lifestyle
https://rth24.com/2020/08/28/the-decision-of-changing-my-lifestyle/

Understanding the impact of each and every food item was necessary for me – how they impact my mind, body and soul. How a particular food item leads to more stress and anxiety, which one leads to more tiredness or drowsiness.

What we eat affects our energy levels, our thoughts, our emotions, our immune system, our gut health, our cells in the body – everything!

Said that, time after time, with one step at a time, I have limited and mostly stopped eating the following items that don’t benefit my mind, body and soul in any way.

– No aerated drinks / No alcohol

– No refined sugar

– Limited to None Processed Food
(no biscuits / no chips / no ketchup / breads once in a while)

– Desserts – rarely and homemade

– No Junk Food (pizza, burgers, fries, those kind of items)

Everything you eat is a choice!

That choice affects your life in more ways than you can imagine!

When you live a life with purpose and the right mindset, it also includes you to eat right as well!

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Is it your brand or is it You?

Is it your brand or is it You?

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People will support causes

They become part of trends, or rather participate in them

But are they really that person,

Or are they simply boosting their brand persona?

It may sound horrible, it may sound simple, but we cannot deny that, can we?

It’s the harsh truth that needs to be questioned.

This statement doesn’t just apply to any of the popular / influential people, but for everyone who will wait for something to happen and will then talk about it, share about it on social media and then be invisible for the next 364 days.

The question that then arises is, are you really that person in real life too, who supports these causes or cares about them, from the bottom of your heart?

Or is it just for your brand?

This is not to pass judgment of any sort, but for you to question yourself on this topic – you know your answer.

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How do you express yourself?

How do you express yourself?

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How do you express yourself, your voice, is exactly the question that you should ask yourself and should probably know the answer as well.

Whether its your thoughts, or your feelings or your opinions, when you express yourself through an outlet, you then get more clarity, you’re able to streamline your path, you’re able to understand your thoughts and feelings better than before.

That outlet could be in the form of anything.

If you want to keep everything to yourself, which is totally fine, you can journalize everything, write in a diary, record your thoughts, or even film it for yourself.

If you feel like talking to someone, you can talk to your friends and family, whoever you feel comfortable with, share your inner self with them.

If you’re comfortable with putting yourself, out there in the public eye, you can then do a blog and write and share everything, if you find your comfort in writing. If you feel secure with your voice, then a podcast is a possibility or you can take a step further, and then do a video as well.

In any form, you’re able to get out of your comfort zone, and even look at everything that’s going on inside you from a different perspective, from a third eye.

When you express yourself, when you let out everything, then you’re able to know everything that’s going on within you.

Just express yourself.

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The Origin of Boredom

The Origin of Boredom

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People often get bored with what they do.

In their professional lives.

In their personal lives too.

Sometimes with regards to a particular task or with regards to a particular day or a period of time.

Why?

Why are you getting bored?

Boredom arises, not because you’re tired or fatigued.

But because you aren’t interested in what you’re doing.

When it comes to a particular task, you might not be interested in doing it at all.

When it comes to a particular day, you might just be bored of the routine and might be seeking a change.

When you feel the same over a period of time, that is definitely when you should start changing things.

However, the bigger question is, whenever you feel bored, be aware of what is it that is making you feel in such a way and what exactly do you do to distract yourself from that boredom?

Questions like these bring the change which then changes your life as well.

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Building your Reputation

Building your Reputation

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Building your brand is building your reputation – you build it brick by brick. Stone by stone.

It takes a good number of years to do so. Sometimes even more.

You build it with the work you do, the results you get, the relationships you make, the deeds you do outside of work as well. What kind of a person you are, how do you deal with others, what kind of impact are you bringing to the table, what value are you providing – everything counts as reputation – everything counts as the brand.

When you say you’re building a personal brand, its not just about posting content on social media under your name. It’s not limited to designing a logo or creating fancy content.

You are building your brand at every moment of time, with everyone around you. It’s everything that is mentioned above that makes your personal brand.

Said that the online platforms are considered a major factor in the process because, with the access to the people and tools, it is easier than ever for you to spread your work, to spread your word, to spread your impact.

That is why building a personal brand is key, but only if you want to build yourself to that level, your reputation to that level, and bring that kind of impact on the table.

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The underrated Social Media Platforms in India

The underrated Social Media Platforms in India

India has over 680 million active internet users.

This is what we call the Jio impact where the users skyrocketed within a few years and we are now the nation with the 2nd highest number of internet users in the world.

With more people online, we have more users distributed amongst the various social media platforms that are available in the country.

When it comes to marketing your brand or creating content, the primary focus is often on the mainstream social media platforms – which isn’t wrong but what would be wrong is to neglect the other underrated platforms which have a plethora of users which we then ignore on a generic basis.

However, before we move our focus towards those underrated platforms, let’s have a look at the numbers of the mainstream platforms, shall we? To have a comparative look at the numbers.

Facebook tops the social media platforms chart at 290 million users in India. It had the highest traffic at around 86 percent among social media platforms across India in April 2020.

Other platforms that are close to that number are Google-owned YouTube at 265m users and Facebook-owned WhatsApp at more than 250m active users.

Facebook-owned Instagram is doing 100m MAUs, with LinkedIn at 68m MAUs and Twitter at 17m users.

These are great numbers for anyone who wants to market their brand and grow their audience. However, when we look at the numbers of the other platforms, we just cannot ignore them.

Also, we call them underrated, only because they aren’t spoken enough in the media space.

  • Reddit, a social discussion platform has more than half a million users at the least.
  • Pinterest, an image sharing and discovery platform – exact numbers for India weren’t available, but considering they have a 335m user base and India has a 5% share of that, we can roughly estimate their Indian user base at 16m users.
  • Snapchat, a multimedia messaging app, has a user base of 28.2m users.
  • Quora, overall has 400m monthly active users, out of which India accounts for more than 60m users.
  • Sharechat, a regional language social media platform has a user base of more than 60m users.
  • Trell, a lifestyle community commerce platform has over 30 million downloads and 9 million monthly active users on its app.

Having spoken of all the mainstream and the underrated social media platforms, we obviously cannot ignore the current trend, i.e. the short video platforms.

TikTok, before its ban in India had 119m MAUs in the country. Post its ban, there was a rush to capture its user base and we then saw a bunch of platforms coming up, with a similar format and set of features as TikTok.

  • Chingari, which is witnessing nearly 1 lakh downloads and over 2 million views per hour, has more than 3m DAUs (daily active users) and a 25m user base in India.
  • Roposo, another leading homegrown short-video making app has more than 65 million downloads in the country.
  • MX Taka Tak has a user base of 45m MAUs and its crossing 1bn+ views per day.
  • Sharechat has come up with a platform in this sector too, Moj which is currently doing 80m monthly active users in India.
  • Another homegrown app is Josh (by Daily Hunt) with 23m DAUs.
  • Amongst all of these homegrown platforms, we have a global TikTok competitor, Triller with an estimated user base of 40m MAUs in India.

Conclusively, when you have platforms doing these kind of numbers on such a scale, you simply cannot ignore them. When building a brand, you focus on the mainstream ones, which are the talk of the town, but you also focus on the other underrated platforms, which have the audience you’re targeting and connect with the people there too.

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#31 of The Last 7 Days (05.10-11.10)

#31 of The Last 7 Days (05.10-11.10)

With another Sunday, here’s the thirty-first edition of my weekly series, The Last 7 Days.

What’s it about?

It’s a weekly series where I talk about what I read, what I listened to, and what I saw in the last seven days.

Since the content I consume around the topics of mindset, marketing and movies brought me value, I decided to share that with you as well, through these weekly editions.

If any of the below-mentioned topics interest you, let’s chat – @rth24 on Instagram.


What To Read:

  1. Facebook’s response to Netflix’s The Social Dilemma documentary

    Check it out here.
  2. A technical review of Google’s revamped logos.

    Read more here.
  3. Turns Out, Intermittent Fasting Isn’t All Healthy

    Read here.
  4. Every entrepreneur should read this guide from a billionaire Asana and Facebook co-founder.

    Check it out here.
  5. How Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo became soccer’s first billion-dollar earner?

    Read more here.

What To Listen:

*The links being attached redirect to Spotify, but you can search for these episode titles wherever you listen to your podcasts.

  1. How to spark Creativity in your communication? Listen to it on the podcast, Think Fast, Talk Smart podcast.

    Check it out here.
  2. Why Nobody feels Rich? on NPR’s Hidden Brain podcast.

    Listen to it here.
  3. On F1: Beyond the Grid podcast, Sebastian Vettel talks about his life in and outside F1, his views on risk, happiness, the environment, parenthood and much more.

    Listen here.
  4. Seth Godin talks about how writer’s block is a myth, what it takes to be a professional, and why the world needs more artists who love what they do, despite the uncertain outcomes, on The Futur with Chris Do.

    Listen here.
  5. Check out this amazing podcast, Yeh Desh Hai Mastaanon Ka covering extraordinary stories of everyday heroes and in this episode, they feature Pradeep Sangwan, the healer of the Himalayas.

    Check it out here.

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What To Watch:

  1. Chamath Palihapitiya, Founder and CEO Social Capital, on Money as an Instrument of Change

    Watch here.
  2. How Airbus make the H-125, the most popular single-engine chopper on the planet?

    Check it out here.
  3. Bad Boy Billionaires: India – an investigative docu series explores the greed, fraud and corruption that built up – and ultimately brought down – India’s most infamous tycoons on Netflix.

    Check out the series here.
  4. Why great thinkers balance optimism and pessimism?

    Watch here.
  5. Mark Zuckerberg & Yuval Noah Harari discuss the future of technology

    Watch it here.

There is a lot of insightful, engaging and entertaining content mixed in all of this.

If any of these topics interest you, then your time will be well-spent.

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What’s your next move?

What’s your next move?

If you are ever confused about
– What’s next?
– Can you experiment?
– Should you try something new? or,
– Can you change paths?

Always remember, you have the power to choose your next move!

No one else has that power.

No person, no market trend, or data can decide your next move.

You decide that.

Listen to your heart.

Listen to your intuition.

Listen to your voice.

You always know what to do.

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The value of ‘Validations’

The value of ‘Validations’

We do things to get ourselves validated.

We workout to get validated for a good body.

We buy something to get validated for the coolness or the popularity factor.

We create to get validated for a good outcome.

We give to get validated for the gesture.

These are just examples, but everywhere you look, there we are, just seeking external validations for everything.

What is the value of these validations?

What do we gain?

Does it improve our lives in a meaningful manner?

Or rather isn’t it a mirage that makes us think we’re doing something valuable whereas we weren’t because our intentions were misaligned.

The voices around you make you think that you need to do something, to get a validation from others, so you can stand out, so you can be cool, so you can be different.

And in such a pursuit, you end up doing what everyone else is doing.

Instead, why not get a validation from yourself?

Why not workout to be healthy for yourself?

Why not buy something because you really needed it or because you really liked it for yourself?

Why not create something because you love creating?

Why not just give because you wanted to?

When your intent is right, you don’t need a validation from anyone, which doesn’t even mean anything.

Wouldn’t you rather be satisfied with your own decisions rather than seeking happiness from other people’s opinions of your decisions?

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Expectations are the Worst

Expectations are the Worst

Don’t you agree that expectations are the worst?

Whether the other individual is close to us or not, in our mind, we have framed some kind of expectation from that other individual.

Irrespective of the fact that we have provided something of value to that individual or not.

We still expect.

Firstly, when you gave with an expectation, that means your motive wasn’t pure, but one with intent for yourself.

Secondly, what is it with people thinking something will just be handed over to them?

Whether it is someone’s time, whether it is to pick their brains on something, or whether it is asking something for free.

And every time we expect, it’s faced with disappointments.

Disappointments for yourself.

Because we were the one with undeserving expectations.

And yet, we don’t lose hope and we start with the expectations again.

Such is human nature.

Wouldn’t it be better to understand that no one owes us anything?

Wouldn’t it be better to understand that you’d rather give something of value with no malicious intent?

Wouldn’t it be better to ask than to expect?

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The soft spot of Perfection

The soft spot of Perfection

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The ones we admire, the ones we compare ourselves to, or compare others to, the ones we seek inspiration from – where does it come from?

We feel they are perfect – perfect in who they are, in what they do, so much so that we almost want to live their lives.

However, we forget that these “perfections” have a ton of baggages attached to them as well, and only the ones who have them know about them.

No one else.

Admirations, Comparisons and Inspirations come from the soft spot of perfection or our illusion of it.

In such a scenario, would you still want to live their life?

Or would you then just learn their ups and downs, live your own life, and try to implement or not implement from those inspirations and admirations?

What would you then choose for yourself?

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Appreciate anytime, anywhere

Appreciate anytime, anywhere

We often take all the good things that happen in our life, for granted.

And for all the negative things, we get upset, we get frustrated, we feel stressed and tend to give those particular moments more weightage than needed.

However, coming back to the good things, it sometimes becomes so obvious to us that we don’t even notice it. When it happens, its a part and parcel of life.

How about taking a moment of our time to appreciate this?

If a particular individual has done something for you, take the time to appreciate that individual – let them know the importance of that deed – you’ll feel good, they’ll feel good.

If you’re doing something good for another person, appreciate the person who you got these good values from – appreciate them in thought – you’ll still feel good.

If you notice something that’s a part of your life, take the time to understand its roots and show appreciation where possible. For eg. when we eat our food, we simply start eating it. Where did the items come from, where did the grains come from? Show your appreciation in thought towards the farmers, the middlemen involved in getting this to you, the one who’s making it for you.

Show your appreciation anytime, anywhere – you’ll feel good, you’ll feel positive and you’ll feel happy.

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4 Questions to Make more Time in your Life

4 Questions to Make more Time in your Life

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Time is something that you cannot control, it runs by with you running behind it.

How many times does it happen that you have to cancel or postpone one or more of your tasks onto the next day?

How much can you even fit in a day?

You can never have enough time for anything, but rather, you have to make time for it.

Easier said than done, right?

How about you ask yourself four questions that will help you make time for yourself?

Ask yourself
– what’s taking most of your time,
– where are you investing it,
– where are you wasting it, and
– where can you save it.

Make a note of these questions, write down everything that you do in your day and then bifurcate them in these factors.

Accordingly, when you’re able to prioritize your day, you can then make time for everything you want.

Scheduling and sticking to that schedule is key.

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#30 of The Last 7 Days (28.09 – 04.10)

With another Sunday, here’s the thirtieth edition of my weekly series, The Last 7 Days.

What’s it about?

It’s a weekly series where I talk about what I read, what I listened to, and what I saw in the last seven days.

Since the content I consume around the topics of mindset, marketing and movies brought me value, I decided to share that with you as well, through these weekly editions.

If any of the below-mentioned topics interest you, let’s chat – @rth24 on Instagram.


What To Read:

  1. Instagram’s ‘Hashtag Mindfulness’ boom: The good, the bad, and the ugly

    Read here.
  2. How Silicon Valley companies like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube ‘Hook’ you

    Read more here.
  3. Latest Research on Brain Structures reveals How Birds are Actually Intelligent and even Self-Aware

    Read more here.
  4. Characteristics of highly creative people

    Read here.
  5. Jack Dorsey says Bitcoin and blockchain will shape Twitter’s future where ‘content exists forever’

    Check it out here.

What To Listen:

*The links being attached redirect to Spotify, but you can search for these episode titles wherever you listen to your podcasts.

  1. In a conversation with Kara Swisher, Elon Musk talks EVs, Space X, Neuralink and everything about his vision for the future, on the Sway podcast.

    Listen to it here.
  2. Spotify CEO Daniel Ek and CFO Paul Vogel outline the key roles podcasting is playing in the company’s strategy on the podcast, Spotify: For The Record

    Check it out here.
  3. On ‘The Mindvalley Podcast with Vishen Lakhiani‘, Gary Vaynerchuk’s formula for thriving in chaos.

    Listen here.
  4. Why do we get bored? Listen to Ashri talk about it on her podcast, ‘Why, What and How with Ashri

    Listen here.
  5. On the Happy Sad Confused podcast, Henry Cavill talks his love of fantasy movies, his thoughts on the fabled Snyder cut, and his new Netflix film, “Enola Holmes”.

    Check it out here.

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What To Watch:

  1. Why specializing early doesn’t always mean career success? | David Epstein

    Watch here.
  2. Is Sugar the new Fat? Check out this amazing Amazon documentary that will blow your mind and give you a different perspective to your eating habits.

    Check it out here.
  3. Sachin Tendulkar in interview with Aakash Chopra talks about all things cricket, from this year’s IPL to his debut as an opening batsman to the time he played a T20 in the 1980s.

    Watch it here.
  4. Free Child – a Yes Theory short film

    Watch here.
  5. Why SpaceX, Virgin, & Blue Origin Are Betting On Space Tourism?

    Check it out here.

There is a lot of insightful, engaging and entertaining content mixed in all of this.

If any of these topics interest you, then your time will be well-spent.

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Choose whom you Follow carefully

Choose whom you Follow carefully

With the internet at its current stage, it has also allowed a good number of voices to be present at the various social media platforms available.

As the audience, people have a ton of information available at the reach of their hands and they have the option to choose who they get this information from.

At such a stage, if you aren’t aware of your choices, there are people who can take advantage of your attention and try to sell you something, which you either didn’t want in the first place, or information that could be freely available elsewhere.

One person’s course is another’s free content.

When you use any of the social media platforms, as a consumer, you must become aware of what you consume, whom you follow and what appears on your feeds.

Understand the level of content that is being provided to you, either on a free basis or on a paid basis and the authenticity of it.

Overall, choose who you follow carefully.

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Would you be aware of something or be in ignorance of it?

Would you be aware of something or be in ignorance of it?

If you had a choice, would you become aware of something or rather be in ignorance of it?

Is that question too complicated or confusing?

Let me explain it a bit further.

In any area of your life, there are moments – whether through your own mistakes, or through someone’s advice, or through external learning, when you get the chance to be aware of something?

Something that you were doing wrong, or something you didn’t know about – now there’s a moment when you can learn about it and implement it to your life.

The second option is to ignore it.

Let it be as it is.

By ignoring it, you choose to not learn something new, you choose to not improve at that certain something, you choose to not implement it in your life.

Let me ask you again, when such a moment arises, would you become aware of something or be in ignorance or it?

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If this doesn’t happen, then what?

If this doesn’t happen, then what?

Does this happen frequently to you as well where you end up thinking about an alternative scenario if the existing thing didn’t work out?

You don’t know the outcome of this existing scenario yet.

However, in your mind, you’ve already thought that if this doesn’t work out, let me think about an alternative scenario, or a back-up plan.

Instead of living in the moment, instead of enjoying the process, instead of being patient and waiting it out, you decide to think of this thing already failing.

Why?

Why such a thought process?

Why not have trust and confidence in this existing thing and patiently wait to check the outcome?

Why jump on to the next thing already?

When you live like this, then you’re never able to be in the current scenario, but always thinking about what’s next, what else, and be in the future than in the present.

Do you want to continue to live your life’s moments in such manner?

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Should you start a podcast in 2020?

Should you start a podcast in 2020?

As a consumer, we pay attention to something once it becomes the culture – once it has the ‘cool’ factor to it.

We saw it with blogs, with Facebook, with Instagram, with content creation in general and now we are seeing that happening with two things, gaming, and podcasting.

For today, let’s focus on podcasting, shall we?

For one, it hasn’t become mainstream yet (like video), not only in India but all over the world. However, since the last few years, that trend has only been rising with the statistics to prove that point.

With Spotify announcing over a million and a half podcasts on their platform, splurging $100M on Joe Rogan’s podcast, acquiring Gimlet, The Ringer, and more of such podcasts, or hosting Michelle Obama’s podcast, or buying a hosting platform like Anchor. That says something, doesn’t it?

Focusing only on India, PwC indicates that India is already the world’s third-largest podcast market. Only the US and China are ahead. Monthly podcast listeners in the country crossed 40 million at the end of 2018, growing 57 percent annually.

Further, Google states that India is one of the top five countries using its podcast app. There are no further stats beyond that point, however looking at India’s podcast charts, one can easily conclude that those numbers have only doubled, if not tripled, until now.

If this hasn’t convinced you already, the podcasting industry is expected to generate $1 billion by 2021, according to PwC.

How about that?

Do you think this is the best time to start a podcast then?

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Today’s podcast topic is on ‘How much does it cost to start a podcast? Listen to it here – https://open.spotify.com/episode/2wMFPmU6xbvEmsb14UDgez?si=XhpuxQASRH6TWEDRbWhOOg

Never too late!

Never too late!

Is it too late to make changes in your life?

Is your age a factor when it comes to making changes in your life?

Understand that this is your life – your journey – you walk on this path.

It is never too late to introduce changes in your life.

You can make changes anytime you want.

You’re never too early for it, you’re never too late for it – when it’s on your mind, means you’re ready for it.

Be ready to accept change in your life – in any area of your life – wherever you feel the need to improve – the need to evolve.

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Interconnection between your personal and professional life

Interconnection between your personal and professional life

Would you agree that your personal life and your professional life are interconnected?

Your personal life has an impact on your professional life and vice versa as well.

To be more precise, your lifestyle, your habits, your rituals impact your goals and your work. Moreover, how you work, how much you work, how you handle your work has an impact on your life, emotionally and mentally.

If you didn’t agree before, would you agree now that both the lives are interconnected?

When you better your personal life, then your professional life also gets better.

When you work on your personal habits, you then have the ability to work on your work habits as well.

When you change how you think about yourself, the perspective towards your colleagues, your team, your company also changes.

Everything is connected.

Work on one area of your life and the other area has its impact.

How does it all start though?

How can you work on all of this?

It all starts with your own mindset.

Improve yourself, improve everyone around you, improve your surroundings – it’s all a cyclical process.

A cyclical process where you take one step at a time, be patient and work on everything about yourself and let it impact your life for good.

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The Magical Solution to your Problems

The Magical Solution to your Problems

As human beings, we face problems every now and then, in every phase and sector of our lives.

Everyone has these problems and none are without them.

Some choose to care about these problems, they tend to solve them, some dwell about them and let them harm you more.

Nonetheless, whether its your internal battles or your career or your relationships, everyone has these problems, somewhere or the other.

We often think how to solve these issues?

What would be the magical solution to solve the problems of my life?

As complicated as our minds are, we tend to complicate these issues by thinking of angles that don’t exist (usually).

We form layers in these problems, and we take them to a level that wasn’t needed in the first place.

Sometimes you are able to solve them, sometimes one problem leads to then many more problems due to our process.

What is the magical solution to solving these issues then?

A lot of times, its the simplest of solutions that tend to solve these issues, but our complications made us ignore that solution.

Most of the times, it’s the simplest answers that solve the toughest of problems and once you find it, understand it, you say, “That was on mind”, or “That was so easy”.

Before complicating our issues with more issues, let’s narrow down the problem at hand with the simplest solutions that you can think of and see if it’s solving your issue or not.

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A life hack to Improving Life

A life hack to Improving Life

When it comes to living your life, to Improving it, to living it on better terms than now, what if there was a life hack that would help you do that?

If it’s good for you, and if it helps you, then that would a wonderful hack, won’t it?

Here’s the hack for you…

➡ Whenever you listen to someone,

Ask yourself what are you learning from them?

➡ Whenever you eat something,

Ask yourself why are you eating that certain something?

➡ Whenever you do something,

Ask yourself why are you doing that certain something?

➡ Whenever you consume something,

Ask yourself why are you consuming that certain something?

It’s often the simplest of questions that we don’t ask ourselves.

Sometimes we ignore things that’s right in front of our eyes and we take it for granted.

How about becoming more mindful and questioning everything that we do?

We would then soon realize how many of the things that we do actually benefits our life and how much of it is a distraction.

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Being considerate for others!

Being considerate for others!

Yes, you have to take care of yourself, self-care comes first.

Yes, you have to deal with your problems first.

Yes, you have to deal with your issues, your journey, your life, first.

However, in this quest, even though your intentions may be right, you have to be considerate towards others as well.

How do your words, how do your actions impact them?

Whether its a direct or an indirect impact, how is it impacting others around you?

Is there a positive or a negative effect to your actions?

Where you need to focus on your self, you also need to be considerate of how you affect someone else’s life and whether they aren’t getting affected wrongly in a quest for you to do right for yourself.

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Creating New Stories of Life

Creating New Stories of Life

What is life, if its lived the same way, every day, every week, every month and every year?

Do we create new stories if we live that way? Do we create new experiences for our own life?

We might notice enjoy other’s journeys, but what about our own?

Life is about experimentations.

With regards to everything, life, routine, lifestyle, everything.

The more we experiment, the more we try out new things, we end up creating more experiences, more stories, that’s how we add the spice to the life.

That’s how new moments are formed, that’s how life is lived.

That’s how we grow. That’s how we make mistakes and we evolve.

There’s no one way of living. No one has it figured out. You’ve to experiment, you have to try out new things, keep that adventure in your own life, so you don’t have to seek it elsewhere.

That’s what life comes down to. And its really so simple as well.

Experiment.

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Marketing Setbacks

Marketing Setbacks

When it comes to running a business, especially when its small or medium-sized, one knows about how many problems occur frequently.

As an entrepreneur, one must constantly put out fires, keep the business in check, and at the same time, focus on its sales and growth in order to keep the business running and simultaneously improve it as well.

When it comes to its growth and improvement, apart from the obvious focus on your product and/or service and customer relations, the other important factor is your advertising and marketing.

That area of your business which lets you share your story, which lets you connect with your customers, which helps you grow your business and reach to more and more people.

For some, it’s really really effective and for some, they still take their time to figure out the right approach for their business.

Here’s where the problem lies though.

Businesses get affected by their setbacks, we agree on that, be it of any kind.

However, as soon as there’s a setback in a business, the first thing that gets affected is advertising/ marketing.

That’s where the costs are saved, that’s the area where the immediate action is taken unless things get resolved.

What one doesn’t understand is, a decision of such kind hurts them even more than they realize.

The one area which you stop at such a moment which could’ve helped in solving your issue actually derails the business even more.

If you look at data, you’ll notice how sales fall as an impact of this decision. Footfalls decrease. Customer engagement becomes less gradually.

Without constant marketing, word’s not going out about a business. Their updates. Their improvements.

Such a marketing setback, which was a hasty and an impatient one, in actuality setbacks the business.

When one truly understands its importance, how effective it is, the powerful tool it is, then they are able to scale their business, then they are able to solve their issues, then they are able to double down on it and use it to their advantage.

It’s only when one doesn’t, when their business gets affected, in order to “cut costs”.

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But you thought it…

But you thought it…

Quite often, we carefully choose our words before speaking out loud.

Before speaking in specific groups of people or on online platforms.

There are people who say certain things in certain groups, but will portray that they’re quite the opposite to those particular thoughts, when it comes to their public image.

People believe what some say publicly, but only some know what someone’s whole picture is – in terms of who that individual is, whether they are really who they say they are or not.

And sometimes, not even that. Some people smartly keep their viewpoints to specific topics to themselves.

Here’s where the real crux of the issue is…

That you thought it.

No matter how you portray yourself publicly, no matter what your public image is, the real you is the person who has the realest thoughts that you don’t share with anyone, or at the most, amongst your closest peers.

That’s the person you are, that’s what your thoughts are.

You cannot really introduce change unless you nip that thought in the bud, unless you don’t have that thought at all.

Sure, you may have an alternative viewpoint when it comes to publicly sharing your opinion but what will you do about your real opinion that you’ve already thought of.

That’s the issue I personally notice, with regards to the current times.

People will support causes, become part of trends, but are really that person or are they simply boosting their brand persona?

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#28 of The Last 7 Days (14.09 – 20.09)

#28 of The Last 7 Days (14.09 – 20.09)

With another Sunday, here’s the twenty-eighth edition of my weekly series, The Last 7 Days.

What’s it about?

It’s a weekly series where I talk about what I read, what I listened to, and what I saw in the last seven days.

Since the content I consume around the topics of mindset, marketing and movies brought me value, I decided to share that with you as well, through these weekly editions.

If any of the below-mentioned topics interest you, let’s chat – @rth24 on Instagram.


What To Read:

  1. How to use philosophy to overcome the fear of your own death?

    Read here.
  2. What your email inbox reveals about your personality?

    Read more here.
  3. How being sad, depressed, and anxious online became trendy?

    Read here.
  4. What Oracle and TikTok stand to gain from a partnership?

    Check it out here.
  5. Life online: Subscribe to everything, own nothing

    Read more here.

What To Listen:

*The links being attached redirect to Spotify, but you can search for these episode titles wherever you listen to your podcasts.

  1. Guy Raz on the traits of successful entrepreneurs, the story of ‘How I Built This,’ overcoming anxiety and depression, and more, on The Tim Ferriss Show.

    Listen here.
  2. Srinivas Kamath, Director of Natural Ice Cream talks about Natural’s journey in the last 10 years and where they plan to go in the future, on the podcast, The Indian Dream.

    Listen to it here.
  3. On the podcast, ‘How They Did It‘, Anshuman Ghosh, co-founder at Terribly Tiny Tales, talks about how the path to constant innovations has led to making content so unique.

    Check it out here.
  4. On Off Script with Salil, Nuseir Yassin of Nas Daily talks about travel, internet censorship and being an influencer.

    Listen here.
  5. How to overcome sugar addiction? Listen to it here on the podcast, The Doctor’s Farmacy with Mary Hyman M. D.

    Check it out here.

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What To Watch:

  1. MKBHD talking Tech and Holograms with Mark Zuckerberg

    Watch it here.
  2. Gauranga Das on how to live a peaceful, purposeful and prosperous life through being of service, on Jay Shetty’s podcast, On Purpose with Jay Shetty

    Watch here.
  3. Edward Snowden in conversation with Joe Rogan, on his podcast, The Joe Rogan Experience

    Check it out here.
  4. George Lucas on the impact of Star Wars with Christopher Nolan

    Watch it here.
  5. Reed Hastings, co-founder of Netflix Inc., discusses the company’s culture that he has shaped over the last two decades

    Watch here.

There is a lot of insightful, engaging and entertaining content mixed in all of this.

If any of these topics interest you, then your time will be well-spent.

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Having the UNDO button in life?

Having the UNDO button in life?

How many of us have wished for an UNDO button in our lives?

Just press this button and reverse that decision, that choice you made, that moment you lived.

Only if you could change the outcome – which you wish to change because it didn’t match your expectations.

But, we forget in such a scenario, that it is our choices, our decisions, our experiences, our thought process that got us to this position.

Then why change it?

Instead, learn from it, understand what you made you choose that way, implement changes (if necessary) and move on instead of thinking about the past.

That moment is gone, what you can control is the present which affects your future as well.

Instead of thinking of a CTRL+Z let’s focus on a new button – CRTL+DO.

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Why are you creating Content?

Why are you creating Content?

Have you been creating content for any of the social media platforms out there?

Have you ever asked yourself why are you creating content?

Is there a reason behind this step?

We aren’t talking about design or content here, we are talking about the reason, the purpose, the WHY.

Did someone tell you to post on a particular platform because you’d get the engagement?

Are you posting content just for the sales?

Or would you like to build a Community, build your Brand?

Whatever the agenda may be, understanding why are you creating content helps you streamline your process and your approach towards the creation and these social media platforms.

Answering that will result in better creation, better communication and better relations as well.

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No human being is perfect

No human being is perfect

Wouldn’t it be wonderful to know one human being, anyone, who would be perfect?

Perfect in every way!?

We admire people, we look up to them, we compare ourselves with others, we compare someone with someone else, the list is endless.

Admirations, comparisons and inspirations come from the soft spot of perfection, or our illusion of it.

Just because someone is doing good career wise, relationship wise, emotional wise, we feel their life is perfect.

However, is there such a case?

For starters, perfection doesn’t exist. There is only becoming a better version, for whomever it may be. There’s no end goal in any phase of life, just becoming better at it.

That brings me to the second and the most important point, said the above point, no human being is perfect. NONE.

Let’s get that cleared in our minds.

No human being is perfect.

Let’s not have that illusion either.

Because such an illusion constantly keeps one stressed, under pressure and in a mode of constant comparisons.

Every human has flaws, some are good at hiding them, some are good at overpowering their strengths, but everyone has flaws.

Understanding that is the biggest advantage one can have, in living their life, pursuing their goals, and ultimately, living a happy life.

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What is life teaching you?

What is life teaching you?

In every moment of your life, in every situation, in every instance, life teaches you something.

Only if you’re aware of what’s happening to you, can you be aware of these teachings.

These teachings can be in any phase of life, whether relationships, career, goals, finances, anything.

Teachings could be in the way of success or failure, there is a learning in both.

However, your ignorance and distractions can cause you to miss out on them, in turn missing out on your growth, your improvement, your evolution.

You live that moment of your life once, that particular learning happens once, if you learn from it, you can better yourself, if you miss it, it’s going to cost you and no one else.

Albeit if you’re aware, if you’re on the lookout for them, you can learn and understand and implement everything that life is trying to teach you; resulting in you becoming a better version of yourself.

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A rant on ‘The Social Dilemma’

A rant on ‘The Social Dilemma’

A lot can be said about social media, in general. Where I’m an advocate for it, it has its disadvantages as well.

Why an advocate, because stating simply, it is a new form of medium, one like the television, the radio and the newspapers, which helps in connecting with people all over the world, helping you share your opinions, helps in building your community.

Where more advantages can be stated, there are much more disadvantages than that as well.

Disadvantages in the form of people behind the scenes of these social media platforms playing puppeteering with its consumers and consumers not being smart enough playing into their hands every time.

It leads to manipulation and alteration of thoughts and emotions and ultimately results in you rooting for something you didn’t know you had an interest in.

We saw a glimpse of this during the 2016 US Elections and the documentary based on that called ‘The Great Hack, on Netflix. I wouldn’t blame just the platforms or the people smartly using the platforms to their advantage but also the consumers who fall for these techniques.

Now, we have this great documentary which sheds greater light on these issues, from the platform’s point of view, The Social Dilemma, “a powerful exploration of the disproportionate impact that a relatively small number of engineers in Silicon Valley have over the way we think, act, and live our lives.”

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Whilst a lot of what was shown here was already going through my mind for a while now, it was great to see, not just someone’s perspective of these problems, but to actually see professionals who have worked on these social media platforms and tools and to understand their perspective while making/creating them.

How easy it is for our attention to be captured, how easy is it for us to be manipulated, our behaviours to be changed, without even consciously noticing it.

Sure, someone might say, ‘I’m aware of these problems and the impact it has on people’ but then you let these same tools impact you too.

These very platforms, the people with the agenda using these platforms, use these tools to enrage the people, to anger them, to change their opinions – and every time they set their minds to it, its a success.

The amount of fake news that gets circulated, the engagement such news gets, how people easily believe them and the mob mentality takes over.

Time and again, we see situations and circumstances where these things happen and the documentary of this stature just slightly sheds a light on it.

The issue, of course, is much larger.

What can be done then?

Social Media is the present and the future, it’s only going to get more evolved and get more deeply rooted in to our lives.

As time passes, more and more platforms are going to pop up, with more tools to psychologically impact us.

People creating them are going to make money.

What can we, as the consumers do then?

Not everyone can keep their phones aside or start using flip phones like the previous times.

Setting our minds to it, creating systems around our life, having willpower added to the equation, every step needs to be taken one at a time.

Whether it is

  • turning off notifications, or
  • setting time limits to these platforms, or
  • becoming aware of your screen time, or
  • becoming aware of who you follow or whose content do you consume,
  • whether the news you’re sharing is fake or authentic
  • changing the position of your apps on the phone, so you get rid of the muscle memory, when it comes to automatically opening your phone and these apps within periods of time.

 

Small measures, small changes make the biggest impact in our lives.

This issue, if you seriously understand, is massive and needs to be solved one day a time.

I, personally, have faced these issues of social media addiction of checking the feed, checking the likes, doomscrolling, and every time I realize it, I try to come up with systems and measures to counter it.

Alas, the pit is deeper than it looks and I do fall in time and again, but at least I’m happy with the awareness of it, and the power to change my future steps.

This rant is never going to get over, nor this issue. The documentary is just the start of making us aware of these issues at hand, and hopefully we as the society rise and tackle this issue together.

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The truth of “What has to happen, will happen”

The truth of “What has to happen, will happen”

Who has heard this before, “What has to happen, will happen”?

Most of us have heard it, a number of times in our lifetime.

Most of us abide by that statement too.

And to be honest, it makes sense as well.

No matter what you do, no matter how much you plan, no matter what you predict, in reality, what has to happen will happen.

You cannot do anything about it.

However, said that, how true is that statement?

Is it 100% completely true?

I feel there’s something left out from that statement, which we didn’t ponder upon.

Something that once we understand, is game changing for us.

It’ll have a massive impact on our life and our choices and our decisions.

Here’s my interpretation of what’s left out –

What has to happen, will happen if you’re ready for it.

That last bit is quite important and something we don’t think about.

“If you’re ready for it”

Things may happen to you, opportunities may knock at your door, and you wouldn’t even realize it, and only because you weren’t ready for it.

I believe when you’re constantly improving yourself, working on your mind, body and soul, working on your emotions, working on your goals, working on your life, you’re making yourself ready for that moment.

The moment of when it has to happen, will happen.

Only now, you won’t miss on it.

Only now, you will be ready for it.

You’ll able to see it when it happens.

When it knocks on your door.

Only because you made yourself ready.

If you haven’t made yourself ready and levelled up for what the moment requires, why would it happen to you?

Why would that opportunity waste itself on you, when it would knock on someone else’s door who is making themselves ready for it?

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#27 of The Last 7 Days (07.09 – 13.09)

#27 of The Last 7 Days (07.09 – 13.09)

With another Sunday, here’s the twenty-seventh edition of my weekly series, The Last 7 Days.

What’s it about?

It’s a weekly series where I talk about what I read, what I listened to, and what I saw in the last seven days.

Since the content I consume around the topics of mindset, marketing and movies brought me value, I decided to share that with you as well, through these weekly editions.

If any of the below-mentioned topics interest you, let’s chat – @rth24 on Instagram.


What To Read:

  1. How to be indistractable?
    (Stop blaming technology – distraction starts within. Manage your inner triggers to enjoy greater focus and a fuller life)

    Read here.
  2. Why Am I So Obsessed With People Liking My Posts?

    Read more here.
  3. Why You Should Choose Sleep Over Work?

    Read here.
  4. An Actually Useful Guide to Not Being On Your Phone All the Time

    Check it out here.
  5. LiDAR Explained: What This Laser Tech Can Do For Your New iPhone?

    Read here.

What To Listen:

*The links being attached redirect to Spotify, but you can search for these episode titles wherever you listen to your podcasts.

  1. The always-inspiring favourites, Yes Theory now have a podcast called ‘The Yes Theory Podcast‘ and the first episode is already amazing to listen.

    Check out the podcast here.
  2. On ‘Almost 30′ podcast, Jay Shetty talks about Spirituality, Leadership and Finding your Purpose.

    Listen to it here.
  3. Mike Tyson in conversation with Joe Rogan on his podcast, ‘The Joe Rogan Experience‘.

    Check it out here.
  4. Jay Shetty on using ancient wisdom to solve modern problems, on ‘Your Wellbeing Podcast’.

    Listen here.
  5. In conversation with Nemanja Matic, talking about his life and career on the Manchester United podcast.

    Listen to it here.

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What To Watch:

  1. A rare, candid conversation between two favourites – A R Rahman and Arijit Singh

    Watch it here.
  2. On the ‘School of Greatness‘, Jay Shetty talks about mindset habits for happiness and thinking like a monk.

    Watch here.
  3. How Ben and Jerry’s makes nearly one million pints a day?

    Watch here.
  4. JL50, a Hindi web series about a plane discovered to have recently crashed in West Bengal. However, what is so baffling about the incident is that plane originally went missing 35 years ago.

    Check it out here.
  5. Why Amazon has a fake review problem?

    Watch it here.

There is a lot of insightful, engaging and entertaining content mixed in all of this.

If any of these topics interest you, then your time will be well-spent.

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Watch, Learn and…

Watch, Learn and…

We watch, we learn but we often forget the third part of the equation, which is more important than the other two.

How do we usually consume any information?

It’s either in the form of text, audio or video.

When we consume, and if it’s useful and adding value to our lives, then we reach the second part of the equation, i.e. we learn from it.

We learn the what, why, when and how.

So now that we have watched and learnt from it, let’s come to the third and the most important part of the equation.

And that is to implement it.

Implement that learning to our life.

Use it to our advantage.

Use that piece of information to make our life better, in whatever way we can.

Adding these factors together equal to you growing and evolving and eventually, becoming a better version of yourself.

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The Words you speak

The Words you speak

Every word that you speak has an impact on yourself.

On your mind, body and soul.

Whether those words are spoken to yourself or to someone else.

Whether those words are in thought about yourself or someone else.

Whether those words are positive or negative.

Every word that you speak has an impact on you.

When you speak ill of someone, your mind is registering the same words for yourself too.

When you speak good of someone, your mind is registering that as well.

Every word, the mind thinks is for itself.

It will use it for its own advantage and disadvantage.

The more negative you speak, the more negative the mind becomes.

That has an effect on your thoughts, your emotions, your actions.

How you are with yourself, how you are around everyone else.

Every word has an impact on everything about you.

Whether you realize it or not.

Being careful of what you speak, how you speak helps you in becoming a better person.

Helps you in either growing or limiting your growth.

That depends on what you speak.

Whether to yourself or towards others.

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Making Marketing complicated

Making Marketing complicated

Why do we complicate marketing?

Why do we have to complicate the process of connecting the brands and the individuals with other individuals?

Why do we have to complicate the process of building a relationship?

Even though the process generates results, even though its been going on since years and years now, as a marketer, seeing how the consumers are manipulated into the brand’s funnels shocks me.

By offering free e-books/ courses, hugely discounted material just for a day, and such similar marketing gimmicks, is being used to manipulate people into their funnels makes me think how low can someone get just to get their numbers high.

With the kind of social media and digital access that is currently available, it’s also the permission economy where you need the permission of the consumer to sell them anything.

The permission to make them your community member.

The permission to make them your newsletter subscriber.

Marketing gimmicks work, they generate results, they generate the numbers and thus it is continued for such a long time.

However, until when does it work with every individual consumer?

Consumers are smarter than before, they might enter the first or the second step of the funnel, but are they reaching the end nowadays?

That’s the question that should be asked.

Marketing has become so complicated that something as simple as, “Would you like to buy this?” isn’t even seen anymore.

Asking whether you’d be interested in a newsletter isn’t even asked anymore. You somehow always get that mail one day, because you were a part of the funnel sometime back.

There’s no permission anymore, especially at a time when it should be asked.

Marketing has become complicated, and as a community, we have made it so.

But, it’s also our responsibility to transfer the power back to the consumers, let them be the judge of it, let them have their permission back.


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Filling the Void

Filling the Void

More often than not, when things are not working out for someone, they have a choice.

Such a choice entails that you either address why something is not working out for you.

That something could be minor or major to your life, could be a habit or a goal, a dream or a lifestyle choice.

So the choice comes down to addressing the issue or the second one, the one usually taken…

Where one creates “fake purposes” or rather, to elaborate that point, where one holds on to something that would fill the void of not addressing those issues.

If that wasn’t self-explanatory, it means when people join causes or become part of trends they have no interest in or has nothing to do with their own life.

However, doing so lets them escape their issues, where that fake purpose is letting them feel that the particular cause they’ve joined holds more value than their issue, which seems just smaller and insignificant to that purpose at hand.

Doing so may temporarily move your focus onto something else, but it doesn’t take away what wasn’t working out for you or your life and your indecisiveness towards the issue.

The longer you choose to do so, the bigger the void becomes, and bigger your support towards those “fake purposes”.

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Two Lifestyles and a Choice

Two Lifestyles and a Choice

Living a certain kind of a lifestyle is a choice – one that cannot be changed in a day, but certainly requires a strong mindset and a definitive assertion of choice to do so.

To live one is normal, to change that completely and form a new one shows that you’re ready for change and you’re ready to step up, to evolve.

Drawing my own story to explain this further, having lived two completely opposite lifestyles – having seen the advantages and disadvantages of each of those lifestyles, of course I’ve drawn a number of conclusions from either of them.

Where one gives you the comfort, but also doesn’t allow you to grow and the other one definitely takes efforts and time, but also gives you comfort and growth, both.

Where one wasted a lot of time, another asks for more investment but gives that much return on investment too.

Where one allowed you to spoil your mind and body, another helps you in building a strong one and helps you to take care of them.

In terms of both of these lifestyles, having done a lot of experimentations of what works and what doesn’t – for me…

Now, I choose to not live a life without

  • meditation
  • yoga
  • clean eating
  • gratitude practice
  • conscious positivity
  • stillness
  • spirituality

– each of those things and more have their own value, their importance – their impact on the mind, body and soul.

It all comes from experimentations and practice – reading or having pre-conceived notions about anything won’t help unless you try something practically on yourself and see the difference.

Understand what works for you and what doesn’t, what is helping you grow and evolve and what doesn’t. You’d agree that, life is about becoming a better version of yourself.

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Seasonal Changes

Seasonal Changes

Most of us, wherever we live, have experienced multiple seasons in a year, changing from time to time.

Whether its the summers, winters, spring or the monsoons, we know what each season brings with it.

In terms of the atmosphere around us, the types of food that changes according to the season, the clothes we wear – all of this and more are catered according to the season at hand.

Basically, we are now prepared for what’s to come, we adjust with the season and what it brings.

What this also signifies is something really simple, that humans can change, or rather accept change when they have to.

Most of the people, when spoken to or otherwise, state that they cannot accept change or are not capable of change.

This is, of course, in regards to their mindset, their habits, their lifestyle choices etc.

However, now stating to those same people, how do they then adapt the seasonal changes to their lifestyle, how are they now capable of introducing those types of changes around them?

How is it that when it comes to improving their life mentally and emotionally, they hesitate and avoid that topic altogether?

If you’re one of them, then this might be something you ponder upon.

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#26 of The Last 7 Days (31.08-06.09)

#26 of The Last 7 Days (31.08-06.09)

With another Sunday, here’s the twenty-sixth edition of my weekly series, The Last 7 Days.

What’s it about?

It’s a weekly series where I talk about what I read, what I listened to, and what I saw in the last seven days.

Since the content I consume around the topics of mindset, marketing and movies brought me value, I decided to share that with you as well, through these weekly editions.

If any of the below-mentioned topics interest you, let’s chat – @rth24 on Instagram.


What To Read:

  1. Your brain is a prediction-making machine — which is why it isn’t wired to deal with a pandemic. Here’s what to do about it.

    Read here.
  2. Algorithms Control Your Online Life. Here’s How To Reduce Their Influence.

    Read here.
  3. Apple goes to war with the gaming industry

    Read more here.
  4. Facebook and Instagram reveal content ‘recommendation guidelines’

    Read here.
  5. Is ‘FRIENDS‘ becoming the new ‘Star Wars‘?

    Read more here.

What To Listen:

*The links being attached redirect to Spotify, but you can search for these episode titles wherever you listen to your podcasts.

  1. On ‘On Purpose with Jay Shetty‘, he talks about 4 practical ways to think like a monk and how this powerful mindset will rest a difficult year for you.

    Listen here.
  2. Check out the podcast, ‘Mission ISRO with Harsha Bhogle‘, the story of India’s space programme, how it started, what happened, the entire story.

    Check out here.
  3. Do you have COVID-19 depression? Dr Daniel and Tana Amen talk about it on ‘The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast

    Listen to it here.
  4. Kunal Shah on how to become a second-time entrepreneur and learning from the past, on the Moneycontrol podcast.

    Listen here.
  5. On ‘The Deshbhakt with Akash Banerjee‘, Ravish Kumar talks politics, governance, citizenship and tolerance.
    P.S. There’s a part 2 of the episode as well.

    Check it out here.

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What To Watch:

  1. She is covering the real news, the real debates are here, the panel discussions are amazing to watch. Check out Faye D’souza’s youtube channel for a new form of journalism.

    Check out the channel here.
  2. Rocky and Mayur are taking a road trip, each day in a new city, covering the food specialities and tourism spots of the area, with daily vlogs on their individual channels as well as History TV18‘s channel as well.

    Watch it here.
  3. The English Nut interviews Dr. Shashi Tharoor, talking about English words ‘looted’ from India, English words used uniquely in India, and so much more.

    Watch here.
  4. David Blaine successfully completes Ascension balloon stunt

    Watch here.
  5. Fold, Flip or Duo: why fold a phone?

    Watch it here.

There is a lot of insightful, engaging and entertaining content mixed in all of this.

If any of these topics interest you, then your time will be well-spent.

You can check out the previous editions of The Last 7 Days – here.


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Pieces of the Puzzle

Pieces of the Puzzle

If you already have all the pieces of the puzzle, why haven’t you solved the puzzle yet?

Or probably you don’t have all the pieces yet, or how about none?

Would you accept that though?

Sometimes overconfidence and arrogance takes over our emotions and we feel/ show we have the pieces already, basically being a know it all.

In reality, its clouding our own mind and limiting our growth.

When you aren’t ready to accept that you don’t have all the pieces of the puzzle, it is you who will be affected, no one else.

Your path, your journey, your goals.

It takes the removal of your ego and the acceptance that you have yet to grow, when you also accept you need the other pieces to complete your puzzle.

Then, help shall be given to you when you ask for it. You shall receive the other pieces, the knowledge you seek, the tools you need.

You’ll then truly be able to have all the pieces. It’s a process, it’s a journey, you can’t have it all in a day, but you need to be ready to accept them too.

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Ignorance is Easy

Ignorance is Easy

It’s easy to ignore, it’s easy to say that this isn’t for me, it’s easy to say that this doesn’t suit me.

Those are the easy answers.

What’s difficult is to understand this ignorance.

Understand that you have limited knowledge, you don’t have all the pieces of the puzzle.

That you’re probably ignoring because you’re in your comfort zone and you don’t have to do much in that place.

Anything else outside of that will require efforts.

So why not just ignore and say this isn’t for me?

If you experiment, you try it out, and then you say it isn’t for me, makes sense.

That says you’re ready to try and evolve and keep on improving.

Those are the difficult steps that give you better outputs.

Easy steps start from ignorance.

Whether you’re ignoring or you’re ready to try, depends on you and your mindset.

In the end, it affects your life and no one else’s.

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Living Upside-down for a Day

Living Upside-down for a Day

We live a life of routine, schedules and habits.

Don’t we?

Every day has a certain routine, there are certain habits that you repeat every day, every hour.

And that’s how life is.

A bunch of habits and routine that guides you on the path you’re walking.

However, no matter how much you love it, you love the process, you love the journey, but sometimes you need change.

Sometimes you feel if something could be different.

And that’s where living upside-down for a day comes in.

Not literally upside-down, of course.

But overturning your day, a specific day, completely different than the rest of the days.

The rest of the days, you pursue your dreams, your goals, you live your habits and your schedule.

But this one day, you do none of it. You don’t do any of those routines. You let go of your habits (most of them, at least).

Such a day gives you a different aspect to life, a different glimpse of it.

You get some change, and you then become ready to bounce back.

This day could come once a week, once a fortnight or once a month.

It’s up to you to decide that.

Based on your energy levels, based on how long and how much can you push yourself without feeling burnt out.

But definitely try it out.

Live upside-down for a day.

Just not literally.

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The joy of creating

The joy of creating

If you have ever created content for someone else, then you will be able to relate with this.


What do I mean by someone else?


Well, you always create content for yourself but with the objective of providing value to someone else.


If another person is consuming it, their time should be well spent.


That’s where today’s topic leads to actually.


As anyone who creates something, not just as a content creator, but for any type of creation, there’s a certain joy attached to it from the creator’s point of view.


The joy of creating and putting it out into the world.


The joy of introducing it to the world.


The joy of people experiencing and enjoying your creation.


That is the joy of creating.


Anyone who has ever created anything will know this.


Creation of any kind.


Whether online or offline.


Anyone who’s planning to create should definitely experience this.


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Digging deeper for the truth

Digging deeper for the truth

We think we know the truth, our version of it at least and we then remain content with it.

But, the truth is like an egg.

Let me elaborate that statement.

The truth we know is like the outer shell of that egg.

In order to get beyond what you know and have more clarity, you have to break that outer shell.

You have to dig deeper.

Will you find the truth?

You never know until you dig.

Until you’re curious to know more.

To explore more.

To learn more.

Until you’re ready to see beyond your own truth.

Until you’re ready to accept another perspective to your own.

For that you will have to keep digging deeper.

For the truth.

Then you can match it with what you knew before.

And be thankful that you dug deeper.

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#25 of The Last 7 Days (24.08 – 30.08)

With another Sunday, here’s the twenty-fifth edition of my weekly series, The Last 7 Days.

What’s it about?

It’s a weekly series where I talk about what I read, what I listened to, and what I saw in the last seven days.

Since the content I consume around the topics of mindset, marketing and movies brought me value, I decided to share that with you as well, through these weekly editions.

If any of the below-mentioned topics interest you, let’s chat – @rth24 on Instagram.


What To Read:

  1. Steve Carell Describes The ‘Emotional Torture’ Of Leaving ‘The Office

    Read more here.
  2. Who You Hate Depends on How Smart You Are, Study Finds

    Check it out here.
  3. Thinking of Skipping Vacation? Don’t!

    Read here.
  4. WSJ: Mark Zuckerberg used a private Trump meeting to hurt TikTok

    Read about it here.
  5. Zillennials‘ Are Haunted By Their Internet History

    Read here.

What To Listen:

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  1. Jack Dorsey discusses his career path and much more on the podcast, The Boardroom: Out of Office

    Listen here.
  2. Ryan Serhant talks his journey in the real estate world, how YouTube helped his business and his new book, Big Money Energy on the podcast, That Creative Life with Sara Dietschy

    Listen to it here.
  3. Verge editor-in-chief Nilay Patel talks to Lana Swartz, assistant professor of media studies at the University of Virginia about her new book New Money: How Payment Became Social Media.

    Listen to it here.
  4. With the first episode on books, Kuch Bhi Podcast is a silly-smart comedy podcast where Rohan Desai, Urooj Ashfaq and Rahul Subramanian talk about problems that don’t exist and ideas that don’t make sense.

    Listen here.
  5. The @ Symbol – the history of the at symbol, its names in other languages and more on the ‘Stuff you should Know’ podcast.

    Listen to it here.

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What To Watch:

  1. Hans Zimmer breaks down his legendary career.

    Watch here.
  2. The Streaming Stars Roundtable 2020 with Rajeev Masand ft Naseeruddin Shah, Kay Kay Menon, Arshad Warsi, Jaideep Ahlawat, Sumukhi Suresh, Geetanjali Kulkarni and Jitendra Kumar.

    Watch it here.
  3. Sacred Games author, Vikram Chandra talks about Season 2 of SG, 1942 a love story, Jackie Shroff’s sprained ankle, writing books, censorship on the internet and much more, ft Kumar Varun on ‘Wake Up with Sorabh’.

    Watch here.
  4. How the FRIENDS tv show influenced Indian culture? ft Dhruv Rathee

    Watch here.
  5. Start-up Funding Explained: Everything you need to know

    Check it out here.

There is a lot of insightful, engaging and entertaining content mixed in all of this.

If any of these topics interest you, then your time will be well-spent.

You can check out the previous editions of The Last 7 Days – here.


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Knowing yourself is a journey

Knowing yourself is a journey

One of the best things about life is about being self aware, about knowing yourself.

If you know yourself, if you’re aware of who you are, you are aware of your thoughts, your emotions, your interests.

Knowing that, or rather understanding that about yourself is an advantage few people get to experience.

However, knowing yourself is not a destination.

There isn’t an end point to this process.

What we have to understand is we are complicated beings, changing, evolving on a daily basis.

The more we learn, the more experience we gain, the more our thoughts change, our actions change, our emotions change.

Not just those, but our interests change too, our plans, our purpose, everything.

Knowing that, one of the biggest things we need to realize is that knowing ourself is a journey.

Of course the key is to become self aware as a process, as a tool to unlock our lives, not just to unlock a closed door.

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The decision of changing my Lifestyle

The decision of changing my Lifestyle

Back in 2019, after months and years of no exercise and a habit of eating junk food time and again, I realized that I’d become a bit overweight. Not just that, but I felt bloated, exhausted and at times, bored and those were the major factors.

Which led me to start #100daysofsweat back then. But that wasn’t the only thing.
I knew I wanted to get back in shape, but the changes had to be long-term, not just fad diets and shortcuts.

The solution was to change my lifestyle and everything about it. The smart thing to do was to implement changes one step at a time. Introduce new habits and add discipline and consistency to the recipe.

With time, every type of food that doesn’t benefit the body or the mind was either reduced or completely removed from the diet.
With a shift to clean eating, another step taken simultaneously was the workout aspect.

Becoming self aware is a key factor here, because it allows you to understand the body type you really want, the foods that you love to eat and the life you want to live. Then you can make all the changes you want according to that.

Keeping the diet and the workout plan balanced, and introducing yoga and meditation to the picture didn’t just make the body better, but entirely my life too. Of course, there are a lot of minor changes as well, but the major ones are what bring the change.

Ten months in this process and I have achieved the weight I wanted, the lifestyle I wanted to have (with more changes still to be introduced), still in process of working towards the mind and the body.

Changing your lifestyle is a process, not a trend that changes every day. You need to be patient with the changes for the long-term effect.

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Every action has an equal and opposite reaction

Every action has an equal and opposite reaction

Have you heard of this statement before – Every action has an equal and opposite reaction?

Yes, there’s a lot of scientific significance to it and yes, it’s applicable to most scenarios.

But, today we’re applying its meaning to mindset and learning its significance in that region.

Usually, there are tenseful, aggressive situations between two or more people which start with an action and a reaction.

It doesn’t matter who initiates the action here, as long as there is a reaction which is then equal and opposite to it and thus, leading to those aggressive, verbal or physical, tenseful situations.

What do the equal and opposite reactions mean?

Such types of reactions signify that you’ve given in to the situation and you’re not in control anymore.

These reactions are as bad as, if not worse, the initiated action.

On the contrary, irrespective of the action, when you’re able to hold your cool and analyze the situation before reacting means you’ve evolved and now your response will be better than before, you’ll be in control and technically, there would be no rise to a situation of any kind.

This is of course something that needs to be understood by the initiator as well, nonetheless, if the one reacting can learn as well, then why not.

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Status

Avoiding Burnout

Burnout is not something that you can avoid, but rather something for which you either take steps to control it beforehand or take care of it once it happens.

In most cases, you feel the burnout when you’ve given your all to the process, all your efforts, all your energy, and as an outcome of that process, you feel the burnout.

Irrespective of whether the outcome was in your favour or not.

Burnout is something that can happen anytime, to anyone.

And its not just towards your work or your work timings, but you can feel it towards everything else in life too.

But, how can you avoid it or rather control it before or after?

Well, it starts with becoming self aware of yourself, who you are, your needs, your interests, your energy levels, understanding when you need a break, when do you need to start taking care of yourself, when do you need to take a step back and analyze the entire situation again.

When you realize that the scale isn’t balanced anymore and when it is tilting and it’ll impact you, is when you need to start taking the steps towards it.

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The reverse option is unavailable

The reverse option is unavailable

Does a special car exist, only with the forward gear and the rearview mirror, where the reverse option is unavailable?

Where the car would move forward with occasional halts and just a few peaks into the rearview mirror, time and again?

Such a car may not exist, but that’s how our life works.

We move forward in life, with occasional halts here and there.

There is just no option to ‘reverse’ or go back in life.

All you have is the rearview mirror to look back and learn from whatever happened. You cannot do anything to change it.

You look back a few times, you learn and you move forward in life.

That’s just how life works, it’s just whenever we realize it.

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Instagram Reach has gone for a toss

Instagram Reach has gone for a toss

If you actively post on Instagram, then you must have noticed that the organic reach has gone for a toss.

It is true for all accounts, but more so for the micro creators.

And this reach has affected all types of posting, whether an Instagram Story or an Instagram post.

This change, however coincides with the introduction of Instagram Reels to the app.

In a rush towards promoting their Reels feature and trying to make it a success, their algorithm change has affected everything else for the creators.

By this, Instagram wants to unofficially say that one should either post a Reel or take the hit of their usual form of content not reaching to the regular amount of people or more.

They have played it quite smartly here, to be honest, because this feature of Reels is a direct competitor to TikTok and the upcoming short form video apps that have already hit the market and trying to make their base.

In such a turn of events, of course they’d like to make this feature a hit and get an established base of short form video creators on their app itself.

Nonetheless, it is hurting the other avenues, whether someone would agree to that or not.

Now, as a creator, either one should try and experiment with different avenues of posting other than Instagram and grow their branches out to other places or ride in the wave of creating Reels too.

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#24 of The Last 7 Days

#24 of The Last 7 Days

With another Sunday, here’s the twenty-fourth edition of my weekly series, The Last 7 Days.

What’s it about?

It’s a weekly series where I talk about what I read, what I listened to, and what I saw in the last seven days.

Since the content I consume around the topics of mindset, marketing and movies brought me value, I decided to share that with you as well, through these weekly editions.

If any of the below-mentioned topics interest you, let’s chat – @rth24 on Instagram.


Since the number 24 is so special to me and since this is the twenty-fourth edition of ‘The Last 7 Days’, I decided to give this week’s edition a twist and make it different than the usual.

In this edition, instead of sharing my list of the last 7 days, what I’ll be doing is sharing those things that I regularly consume in the format of text, audio and video, in comparison to the unique links that I share every week.


What To Read:

Sharing the list of sites/ companies whose content I regularly read

  1. For all news and updates about business and entrepreneurship, my go-to accounts are Business Insider, YourStory, Inc42 Media and Bloomberg.
  2. For all pop-culture news and updates, I follow Entertainment Weekly, The Hollywood Reporter and IMDb.
  3. To know what’s trending in the tech world, TechCrunch, Mashable and Engadget are the go-to accounts.
  4. VICE Media requires a special pointer altogether – their content, at times, is too interesting to read and I’ve shared their content quite often too, in the previous editions of The Last 7 Days. As they define themselves, the definitive guide to enlightening information.
  5. Honorary mentions to Harvard Business Review, Medium.com and LinkedIn where you get to read a lot of interesting content.

What To Listen:

Sharing the list of podcasts I regularly consume

*The links being attached redirect to Spotify, but you can search for these episode titles wherever you listen to your podcasts.

  1. The Daily Stoic
    Each day, author and speaker Ryan Holiday brings you a new lesson about life, inspired by the thoughts and writings of great Stoic thinkers like Marcus Aurelius and Seneca the Younger

    Check it out here.
  2. Snacks Daily
    Digestible financial news. Get smarter fast with an entertaining breakdown of our top 3 business stories in 15 minutes.

    Check it out here.
  3. On Purpose with Jay Shetty
    – On Purpose podcast brings fascinating conversations with some of the most insightful people in the world.

    Check it out here.
  4. Advertising is Dead
    Each week, host Varun Duggirala discusses the changes and developments in the business of advertising, branding, content, media and a whole range of issues that exist within the industry.

    Check it out here.
  5. Our Last Week with Anuvab and Kunaal
    Hosted by Anuvab Pal and Kunaal Roy Kapur, there is no right or wrong way to describe this podcast, but its one of the funniest things you can listen to.

    Check it out here.

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What To Watch:

Sharing the list of channels I regularly consume

  1. Business Insider/ CNBC
    – Both of these channels are absolutely recommended when it comes to watching business content.

    Check out Business Insider here and CNBC here.
  2. GaryVee’s YouTube channel
    If anyone knows who Gary Vaynerchuk is, they know the type of content he posts. What’s special about his YouTube channel is his long-form content where the real magic lies.

    Check it out here.
  3. Film Companion
    Right from interviews to video essays, film festival coverage, on-location stories, recommendations, latest movie trailers and much more – in short, everything you need to enhance your cinematic experience.

    Check out the channel here.
  4. MKBHD
    Everything you need to know about the latest tech updates and their in depth reviews, MKBHD has got you covered.

    Check out his channel here.
  5. Yes Theory
    I won’t spoil the fun by saying what their channel is about, but they are my ultimate favourites and there is so much to learn from their purpose. Go check them out and find out on your own.

    Check out their channel here.

There is a lot of insightful, engaging and entertaining content mixed in all of this.

If any of these topics interest you, then your time will be well-spent.

You can check out the previous editions of The Last 7 Days – here.

Introducing my weekly newsletter, The Weekly Zazz

Introducing my weekly newsletter, The Weekly Zazz

Introducing my weekly newsletter…

The Weekly Zazz

With an element of thought, emotion, and information, the newsletter will be focused on mindset, marketing, pop culture, entrepreneurship, and a lot more.

The first edition will be out tomorrow, i.e. August 23rd, 2020.

It would mean the world to me if you’d subscribe to it.

Here’s the link – https://rth24.substack.com

Thank you!

Post It!

Post It!

50 pictures clicked with one to post.

Countless captions deleted.

Constant overthinking with a dilemma to post or not.

Whether the audience would appreciate or not.

Whether it would have enough engagement or not.

Does any of this give you a clearer picture of what works?

You cannot predict anything.

You don’t know what works.

All you can do is…

Post It.

That’s it.

If you really want to post it, then just do it.

Click that post button.

Don’t hesitate for a second.

No matter what anyone thinks or how they react.

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Peeling off the Layers

Peeling off the Layers

Once we know something, we think we know it all, until we ourselves discover something else.

It is then when we realize that what we knew was just the outer layer and there are multiple layers beneath it as well.

You can, at that moment, choose to be content with the outer layer or choose to peel off the other layers and know more.

The more layers you peel off, the more you discover, the more you learn.

It is in that process when you evolve and improve yourself and the path that you were walking on.


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Dependency on External Factors

Dependency on External Factors

Our life is a mixture of internal and external factors that run our life.

Instead of the focus being internal with the help or rather an addition of external, things have just changed over time.

We have become so dependent on external factors to run our life that we have forgotten that the magic is within us.

What is this magic?

It is your mind, body and soul.

It is your thoughts, your emotions, your journey that makes those external factors what they are!

But alas, we don’t think about any of it and rather think its those external things that give us everything we want.

We then desire and crave for those things to live.

Our dependency towards them ultimately makes them our weakness too!

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Journey of a Moment

Journey of a Moment

Have you ever thought about the journey of a moment?

What’s the journey about? What does it entail?

The moment comes, the moment goes and then the moment is in memories.

That’s the simple explanation of the journey of a moment.

We live in the now. Not the past. Not the future.

Every moment we live then passes on and we cannot change anything about it. We have already lived it.

Every moment of the future cannot be predicted, only planned, but you still don’t know how it will turn out to be.

So, all we have is the now – the present moment that we can control.

We can either be fully satisfied in the now, and then when the moment passes, have a beautiful memory of it.

Or another option is to live in the past or thinking about the future, with the present moment just passing by, thus regretting every moment thereafter.

That’s what the journey of a moment entails. It begins with a choice and ends with it.

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Are you listening?

Are you listening?

Every word you speak to yourself, you are listening to it as well.

Every opinion you think of, every judgement you form, every envious thought you have, you are listening to all of it.

Every thing that you listen to becomes a part of your cognitive experience as well.

This is how you end up thinking about yourself, this is how you then behave, this ends up in how you pave the path for yourself.

Everything that you do becomes a part of you. As Lisa M. Hayes has said, “Be careful how you are talking to yourself because you are listening.”

Here’s something to remember – speak with caution.

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#23 of The Last 7 Days (10.08 – 16.08)

With another Sunday, here’s the twenty-third edition of my weekly series, The Last 7 Days.

What’s it about?

It’s a weekly series where I talk about what I read, what I listened to, and what I saw in the last seven days.

Since the content I consume around the topics of mindset, marketing and movies brought me value, I decided to share that with you as well, through these weekly editions.

If any of the below-mentioned topics interest you, let’s chat – @rth24 on Instagram.


What To Read:

  1. The last remaining Blockbuster is now an Airbnb listing.

    Read more here.
  2. Here’s why Writing things out by hand makes you Smarter

    Check it out here.
  3. A ‘Memory Hacker’ explains how to plant False Memories in people’s minds

    Read here.
  4. Sports fans have higher self-esteem and are more satisfied with their lives (whether their teams win or lose)

    Read about it here.
  5. Jack Dorsey explains why wanting to work 20 hours a day to be like Elon Musk is ‘bulls—‘

    Read here.

What To Listen:

*The links being attached redirect to Spotify, but you can search for these episode titles wherever you listen to your podcasts.

  1. Kunal Shah on CRED, Start-ups and Indian consumers on the ‘Next Big What‘ podcast.

    Listen here.
  2. On Guy Kawasaki’s Remarkable People podcast, Steve Wozniak speaks about his Apple journey and it’s quite interesting to listen.

    Listen to it here.
  3. How your brain’s executive function works and how to improve it?

    Listen to it here.
  4. On the Twenty Thousand Hertz podcast, featuring the original voice of Siri, what was it like to be the voice behind that voice and how did they make it come to life?

    Listen here.
  5. Mohit Chauhan talks about his incredible musical journey on the 9XM SoundcastE podcast.

    Listen to it here.

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What To Watch:

  1. Satya Nadella on cultivating a sense of culture and purpose, and how through relationships with others, work becomes more than transactional.

    Watch here.
  2. On ‘Open Nets with Mayank‘, Virat Kohli talks about his journey from 2014 to 2018, his change as a cricketer and as a person.

    Watch it here.
  3. The cast of Succession talks about the scenes from the second season, their bonding and speculations about the third season. (Watch this if you have seen the tv show, Succession)

    Check it out here.
  4. How Twitter evolved from start-up to Trump’s megaphone?

    Watch here.

There is a lot of insightful, engaging and entertaining content mixed in all of this.

If any of these topics interest you, then your time will be well-spent.

You can check out the previous editions of The Last 7 Days – here.

The fix to getting back in the moment

The fix to getting back in the moment

Whenever you feel anxious,

Or stressed,

Or you feel you’ve lost control of the situation,

Or rather your emotions have gotten the better of you,

Or you want to become more present in the moment than the usual…

Take a Deep Breath

That’s it.

It’s that simple.

Your breath controls it all.

Control your breath and you control everything.

Take in a deep breath and exhale as slowly as possible, that feeling of relaxation will immediately come to you, and you’ll feel calm and composed, and be present in the moment.

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Stand your Ground

Stand your Ground

Can you be easily swayed or are you able to stand your ground?

Anyone who gets easily affected by opinions and judgements towards them or anything that they do and then tend to change their own steps or opinions are those who are easily swayable.

This also comes from a lack of self awareness, not knowing who you are, what you stand for, what is your path.

On the contrary, someone who is strongly self aware about themselves is able to stand their ground.

They won’t let anything affect them, because within themselves they know what they stand for, in every phase of their life.

That of course doesn’t mean one can always be right, but there’s a thin line between being easily swayed and standing your ground that applies here, when you know that something really makes sense which would actually be an addition to your life.

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Inner Pollution

Inner Pollution

As much as the exterior environmental pollution affects us, we often forget about our inner pollution that is affecting us too.

Speaking of the exterior pollution, we know how bad the environment currently is and the kind of changes that’s needed, nonetheless, it’s a collective effort that will actually make the change in that direction.

Said that, the inner pollution within affects us as much as if not more than the outside pollution.

More, because its within us and we have the ability to able to either pollute more or take the stance and clean it for a better inner environment.

So, what is this inner pollution then?

Well, its these negative, toxic, judgemental, egoistic, limiting thoughts that we have within us.

The more thoughts you have of that nature, the more rise in pollution within your head.

This pollution ultimately affects our mind, body and soul and basically everything that we are now and everything that we will be in the future.

To curb that pollution, you need to take that leap of having a positive mindset, a loving mind and heart, a blissful soul.

To get to that point is a journey, just by having a single positive thought or being in a good mood when you feel like it is not the outcome of that process.

It’s a journey that you can choose to be on, to forever curbing and ultimately trying to get rid of that inner pollution in the mind.

Ultimately, wouldn’t you want a clean, healthy mind that helps you grow and evolve constantly?

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Adjusting to the Situation

Adjusting to the Situation

Sometimes you plan out something to the detail and it doesn’t pan out as you’d thought it would.

More often than not, there are hiccups in most plans that derail the process.

Can you dwell about it and think what you could have done?

Or rather would you adjust to the situation and make changes to your plan immediately and move forward?

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Efforts are never wasted!

Efforts are never wasted!

What if you put in your efforts towards something and it doesn’t pan out to your expected outcome?

Are the efforts then wasted?

Should you not have done it in the first place?

Such and more questions do arise in one’s mind when you don’t get your desired outcome.

At such times, quite often, one may feel low and disappointed.

However, should one feel so?

Are the efforts really wasted?

The first thing that you should ask yourself is, did you really go all in with your efforts?

If yes, if you did try your all, and even if it didn’t work out, well…

There are two things to know here –

A. Now you know more than before about the process and the mistakes you made, so your second try will be even better.

B. Every thing you learnt here, the process, the mistakes, the outcome, the emotions – all of it will come to use somewhere else, where you’ll be glad you went through this process the first time.

Any and all efforts are never wasted, it’s just that they may have not come to fruition just then.

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Trend after Trend

Trend after Trend

When it comes to creating content and marketing your company or your personal brand, one often gets lost in the trends.

Day after day, week after week and month after month, and sometimes for years, various kinds of trends keep popping up time and again.

Because these trends are always in the talks, especially from the consumers’ point of view, is when the brands or creators decide to create some form of content in that direction as well.

Since the topic is trending, their content piece might also become the talk of the town, and even if not, it would certainly get more engagement than usual.

Usually, the brands alter their content to the trend and yet keep it specific to their brand, so there’s a mix of both when it’s out there.

But what gets annoying is the amount of Trending Topics that keep popping up and then the ones creating the content try to jump at every opportunity, in order to get in front of the audience.

Sometimes, this applies to both types of brands – company and individual, they need to maintain a balance between the content they usually post and the ones aligned with the trending topics.

Also, being on the hunt for those specific trends which somewhat align with their brand values as well. Doing that then actually is a boost to the brand when one is able to do that.

Nonetheless, the steps while creating content need to be a smart one, thinking more about the brand and less about the engagement.

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#22 of The Last 7 Days (03.08 – 09.08)

With another Sunday, here’s the twenty-second edition of my weekly series, The Last 7 Days.

What’s it about?

It’s a weekly series where I talk about what I read, what I listened to, and what I saw in the last seven days.

Since the content I consume around the topics of mindset, marketing and movies brought me value, I decided to share that with you as well, through these weekly editions.

If any of the below-mentioned topics interest you, let’s chat – @rth24 on Instagram.


What To Read:

  1. The Netflix ‘ta-dum’ sound was almost a goat — here’s why it isn’t and how it was created.

    Read here.
  2. Getting to know the man who snubs social media – the lesser known Sebastian Vettel

    Read here.
  3. Don’t Let Perfection Be the Enemy of Productivity.

    Read more here.
  4. How the Pandemic Might Be Hurting Your Eyes?

    Check it out here.
  5. Meet the Guy Who Invented Tazos and Gave Meaning to School Lunchtimes

    Read here.

What To Listen:

*The links being attached redirect to Spotify, but you can search for these episode titles wherever you listen to your podcasts.

  1. Our Last Week with Anuvab and Kunaal – I love this podcast, discovered it this week and already my favourite!

    Check it out here.
  2. Vineet Kanabar talks to Pranay Manchanda about experimenting with different formats of web-series, on creativity in the lockdown, and what the future of theatre and acting might hold, on the Story Tellers and Story Sellers podcast.

    Listen here.
  3. No New Notifications from Kanan and Manek, where Kanan Gill and Manek D’silva talk about the ‘least important topics in the world’, packed with a lot of interesting stuff.

    Listen to it here.
  4. Let’s Do Shots, a podcast by Mad Over Marketingcovering a lot of wonderful marketing and advertising stories

    Listen here.
  5. The Blockchain Tribe, a conversation style podcast where the hosts talk anything and everything about blockchain – Listen to it here.

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What To Watch:

  1. How Information Overload can destroy your mind?

    Watch here.
  2. Tanmay Bhat talks to Gaurav Kapur about cricket, films, finance and everything in between on his podcast, ‘Honestly by Tanmay Bhat’

    Check it out here.
  3. The revival of Jet Airways?

    Watch it here.
  4. Samskara, an award-winning short film, starring Namit Das, Naman Jain

    Check it out here.
  5. Water, coffee, orange juice or milk, which one is the best hydrater?

    Watch here.

There is a lot of insightful, engaging and entertaining content mixed in all of this.

If any of these topics interest you, then your time will be well-spent.

You can check out the previous editions of The Last 7 Days – here.

Client Deadlines

Client Deadlines

Be it any kind of a project, most of them always have some kind of a deadline attached to them.

Sometimes its a specific date and sometimes a period in which you have to submit your project.

You work diligently towards it, put in all your efforts and there’s even times when you feel you will be done way before the deadline.

However, what about the unaccounted circumstances that could derail the process?

Speaking of the current times, it could be because of COVID-19 on a macro level or on a micro level, technical or domestic or any such issue which derails that deadline?

The truth is, there are things you can’t control and such things are unfortunate and cannot be accounted for.

What do you then?

If you have exhausted all your possibilities and there’s nothing that can be done until that certain issue is back on track, all you can then do is this…

Be honest with the client.

Communicate transparently and be upfront with your issue and the solution that you have thought of.

If not a solution, at least the deadline extension that’s on your mind.

When you’re honest with your client, and honest with your process, with this positive approach that you’ve taken, things actually turn out to be good.

With such amount of honesty and transparency shown, and the dedication that’s already seen in your work, clients and the communications with them turn out to be quite flexible and that gives you the leeway to work freely. That’s the best kind of a relationship and a project one could ask for.

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Focus on the Light

Focus on the Light

It is easier to see the light in daytime, it’s the dark when you must take the efforts to see it.

When you reform your mind to thinking positivity and optimism, you don’t do it when everything is working for you.

The point of having this mindset is to be positive and optimistic
– when things are not working out for you,
– when you face a low point in your life,
– when you don’t know the direction ahead for you.

This is also what Aristotle Onassis tells us when he says, “It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.”

At those times is when the focus is usually lost and it is our mind that spirals out of control and makes things worse for us. To not let it happen, you can take the decision to work on yourself and to change/ improve your mindset.

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Consume before you Create

Consume before you Create

Quite a few number of times, one of the issues, especially when it comes to creating content for the first comes down to this…


“I have no idea how to start creating and how should I proceed.”


At such a point, instead of jumping on to courses and curricula, another thing that could be done on our own is to research.


Based on the platform where you want to create content, consume some content out there, understand what the creators are doing, how they post about their interests and how does their community react to their content.


With such a simple process, there’s so much learning that can be done without any academic learning of sorts.


Consume, learn, experiment, test and finally, start creating.


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I have a daily podcast too, Mindset Marketing Movies – an RTH24 podcast – daily digestible episodes on mindset, marketing and movies.

You can listen to it at –
Spotify|| Apple Podcasts || Breaker|| JioSaavn || PocketCasts || Google Podcasts

Watching the climax

Watching the climax

Most of the times, people want to move too fast to reach that outcome they were expecting.

Without worrying about the process or the journey, for them, it’s the outcome that they wish for.

But, what happens by focusing on just the outcome?

With the focus on the outcome, we tend to move too fast towards the end, and we miss the entire journey, we miss the entire experience, we forget to form the memories, the stories of this process.

Moving too fast is almost as equivalent as pressing a skip button on your remote and just watching the climax of a beautiful film that you’ve missed out on.

What good is that?

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I have a daily podcast too, Mindset Marketing Movies – an RTH24 podcast – daily digestible episodes on mindset, marketing and movies.

You can listen to it at –
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I can’t create content anymore?

I can’t create content anymore?

If you don’t already know this, what you’re reading now is a blog that I write on a daily basis.


With an addition of a podcast (here) that is also done on a daily basis.


Along with these and the social media content, I also write my daily calendar series on my Instagram Stories, The Daily Zazz, a one-line to one-sentence introspecting about mindset and life.


Why am I saying all this?


Well, with the content created at this quantity, along with the feeling that I’m just starting out, a question keeps popping up at times…


“What happens when if I can’t create content anymore?”

And as much shocker as that question is for me, I have been able to come up with an answer for it as well.


The content stops when I stop learning, when I stop evolving and when my growth is affected.


It’s as simple as that.


When I improve and evolve, there’s something in my process which I learnt and experimented with and something must have come out of it – and that is what I also share and talk about.


So until that is happening, the content will also keep happening.


P. S. I feel this blog post is just for me, but what if this thought process brings value to someone else who might be thinking about this as well! You never know!


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I have a daily podcast too, Mindset Marketing Movies – an RTH24 podcast – daily digestible episodes on mindset, marketing and movies.

You can listen to it at –
Spotify|| Apple Podcasts || Breaker|| JioSaavn || PocketCasts || Google Podcasts

This mind is like a coal mine!

This mind is like a coal mine!

If you have ever seen a coal mine or a video of it, you’d know the amount of digging that goes into coal mining.

The deeper you go, the more and better quality coal you’d find.

Our mind works the same way!

We have seen just the upper layer of it and we feel our mind is so mysterious and beautiful and we have so much knowledge within us.

However, its only when you go deeper into it is when you realise how much more there is to dig.

How much more there is to know and understand and explore.

Just like a coal mine, if you want to find the good stuff and in quantity, start digging. (just not literally)

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I have a daily podcast too, Mindset Marketing Movies – an RTH24 podcast – daily digestible episodes on mindset, marketing and movies.

You can listen to it at –
Spotify|| Apple Podcasts || Breaker|| JioSaavn || PocketCasts || Google Podcasts

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#21 of The Last 7 Days (27.07 – 02.08)

With another Sunday, here’s the twenty-first edition of my weekly series, The Last 7 Days.

What’s it about?

It’s a weekly series where I talk about what I read, what I listened to, and what I saw in the last seven days.

Since the content I consume around the topics of mindset, marketing and movies brought me value, I decided to share that with you as well, through these weekly editions.

If any of the below-mentioned topics interest you, let’s chat – @rth24 on Instagram.


What To Read:

  1. The Many Obsessions That Can Haunt a Person with OCD

    Read here.
  2. Net neutrality is all but dead. Here’s what happens now.

    Read here.
  3. Every Harry Potter director’s favorite scenes

    Read here.
  4. Pessimists Die Two Years Younger Than Optimists, According to Study

    Check it out here.
  5. What is a recession? How economists define periods of economic downturn?

    Read here.

What To Listen:

*The links being attached redirect to Spotify, but you can search for these episode titles wherever you listen to your podcasts.

  1. The first guest on The Michelle Obama Podcast is her husband, President Barack Obama and it’s an interesting episode to listen.

    Listen here.
  2. The impact of the pandemic on the travel industry ft Vipul Prakash, Sunil Suresh, Yogi Shah and Swati Sharma on Roshan Abbas‘ podcast, So, What Do We Do Now.

    Check it out here.
  3. Everything to know about the Congress antitrust hearing against Amazon, Google, Apple and Facebook on the Today, Explained Podcast.

    Listen to it here.
  4. On The Manchester United Podcast, Robin van Persie gives an extended look at his footballing career.

    Listen here.
  5. The journey of Samsung right from the start to facing corruption investigations recently and so much more on the Business Insider podcast, Brought To You By…

    Listen to it here.

BONUS: Have you checked out my podcast yet? ‘Mindset Marketing Movies – an RTH24 podcast‘ Check it out at – Spotify|| Apple Podcasts || Breaker|| JioSaavn || PocketCasts || Google Podcasts