Welcome to June 2013 edition of Carnival of Quality Management Articles and Blogs. We begin our present edition with articles relating to Measurement of Performance. The first article that we pick up has the message of eternal optimistic realism, ...―
Handmade things have their own charm, I believe every handmade thing has a story behind it and it makes it more special, specially when you have made it. ∙ Creating something is a joy, a bliss, happiness which stays forever, the moment you...―
As always, I am at times awed and enthralled by some of the speakers I see on TED. This one by Pamela Meyer must be one of my favourite speakers, along with Bryan Stevenson. “Lie-spotters rely on human tools. they know what characters you ...―
What is more important - the FOOD or the RECIPE? ∙ Maybe, this quintessential Mulla Nasrudin story provides the answer. ∙ THE FISH AND THE RECIPE ∙ One day Mulla Nasrudin went to the market and bought a fine Pomfret fish....―
JUST TWO WORDSAn Apocryphal StoryRetold ByVIKRAM KARVE ∙ Before I go to bed at the end of the weekend, let me tell you this inspirational Zen story called TWO WORDS: ∙ TWO WORDS ∙ There was once a monastery that was very ...―
ART OF LIVINGA Philosophical ApproachEPICTETUS IN A NUTSHELLThe Classic Manual on Virtue, Happiness, and Effectiveness: EpictetusBook Review ∙ ByVIKRAM KARVE ∙ I have got a wonderful book in my bookcase. ∙ It’s called ...―
Story Time ∙ Once upon a time, there was a man who lost all his money due to loss in his business. He was very depressed and decided to end his life. One night he was determined to end his life next morning. While he was asleep, he saw a ...―
It was not just any Sunday for all those who decided to go to the group meeting of a new initiative called Living with Regrets. ∙ The Initiative was to help those who are living with regrets by giving them a group of similar people with ...―
Currently around a half of organizations ranging in size from SMEs to large multinationals ...
∙ One of the few things I consider when buying a frock is the print. Growing up, I ...
My first thought when I saw the topic for this weeks Photo Challenge: Curves was the ...