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Lessons You Can Learn From Stray Dogs

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There are a lot of cute, harmless stray dogs in every corner of India. All they look for is some compassion & patting but sadly, all they get is a pretty rough life on the streets. Because they're so common, many of us barely stop to give them a second thought, rather a second look. Yes, we know we lead busy lives & we can't lose pace. But if we could just take out few minutes from our rushed life, we could learn the little lessons of life from these adorable & giving canine wonders.

1. Life is more beautiful when you share and care. Even though they never have enough to go around, they never hesitate to share what little they have with others.
2. Always be on the lookout for opportunities. These guys aren't survivors for nothing. They grab every single opportunity they see and make the most of what they have.
3. The importance of a nap. Got a problem you can't quite solve? Take a nap. Dog certified.

4. To enjoy time with your family. Family time is important, so a…

The Concept of 'Value'

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I come across a lot of people who ask me how they (and their businesses) can survive in an economy that’s hit by recession. I want to share with you what I usually share with them. It has to do with a much abused term. Value. 
Firstly, I believe there are two economies. The Actual Economy and Your Economy. They are both real, yet they are parallel to each other. It means.. one has nothing to do with the other. 
Yes it’s true we’re living in recessionary times. Jobs are scarce, sales are sluggish, inflation is high. I guess a whole lot of other things aren't looking bright either. I’m sure you know. I don’t… because I don’t watch or read the news as much as most others do. Largely because it’s full of negative stuff, that is uninspiring and dis-empowering. A lot of people accept the media because it’s a reflection of reality.
Yet, I believe that you can create your own reality. To do that, the first step is not to look at the world around you, but the world within you. That includes y…