Do you know that there are people waiting for you to arise, speak up, and take a stand for the exciting causes you are passionate about?

Yes, they are there. Most of them are invisible now, hidden in their mundane jobs and dissatisfied workplaces.

They are waiting for someone to rise up for the noble causes they keep close to their hearts – a better life, excellence at work, excellent workplaces, happy employees, skilled managers, courageous leaders, successful businesses, joy-filled homes, prosperous future.

These are just dreams for them now. But they know these do not have to remain and be buried as just dreams.

Do some of these dreams make your heart beat faster? Do these inspire your own dreams? Do these fill you with the hope of a possible, bright, exciting future? If so, rise up!

Be that one many are waiting for. They can’t stand up alone. They want you. They need your voice, your vision, your shade, your strength. Stand up.

When you rise up, you will do it alone – at first. But, soon, many will rise up with you. Because, after all, they have been waiting for you for so long.


Distractions are common. They tend to hinder, even steal one’s success. Sometimes they can be disastrous too. For instance, surfing social networking sites during work hours is a distraction to the work at hand. It could slowdown the pace of work. It could even thwart the success of a crucial time-bound work. However, surfing social networking sites while driving could sometimes be disastrous also.

How is it possible to deal with distractions effectively? Here is a list of five helpful ways to do that.

  • Decide where to focus

This is foundational. Only when there is something to focus on that we could talk about distractions. In fact, if there is no goal, there is no distraction either! So decide where you are going to focus, in case you find yourself missing that basic element. Continue reading