Yearly Archives: 2008

8 yr old Girl becomes youngest Asian to clear Cambridge Grade X exam

Studies are child’s play for her.   Which is why city girl Naina – all of eight years – breezed through the Grade-X international General Certificate of Secondary education (iGCSe) exams conducted by university of Cambridge in June this year, … Continue reading

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How Warren Buffet made his billions?

Warren Buffett is a man who has made millions but he also started working at his father’s brokerage when he was 11 years old, that’s an age when most other kids were playing hide-n-seek and didn’t know how to spell … Continue reading

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‘You should dare to dream’ – Speech by Azim Premzi

Speech given by Azim Premzi to the Business students of IIM Distinguished Director and faculty of IIM- Kolkata, Guests, and my young friends I am very happy to be with you this afternoon. Indian Institute of Management – Calcutta is … Continue reading

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Story of C.V.Raman, First Indian Nobel prize Winner for Physics.

The genius who won the Nobel Prize for Physics, with simple equipment barely worth RS. 300. He was the first Asian scientist to win the Nobel Prize. He was a man of boundless curiosity and a lively sense of humor. … Continue reading

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Get Inspired from Success of College dropouts

Dear Friends, Even college dropouts have achieved great success in life.  Click the link below to know few examples of success of college drop outs.   A.Hari

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Get Inspired from Achievements of Great Sportsmen.

Dear Friends, Click the following link to view a five minute video which explains how great sportmen have struggled a lot before achieving success. Let us Get inspired from such great sportmen. A.Hari

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Get Inspired even from Insults – Read about incident leading to creation of Stanford University

A lady in a faded gingham dress and her husband, dressed in a homespun threadbare suit, stepped off the train in Boston and walk timidly without an appointment into the Harvard University President’s outer office.The secretary could tell in a … Continue reading

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Stay Hungry Stay Foolish – Lessons by Steve Jobs, CEO Apple Computers

This is the text of the Commencement address by Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple Computer and of Pixar Animation Studios, delivered on June 12, 2005. I am honored to be with you today at your commencement from one of the … Continue reading

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Get inspired from life of Ramanujam, Mathematical Genius

It is one of the most romantic stories in the history of mathematics: in 1913, the English mathematician G. H. Hardy received a strange letter from an unknown clerk in Madras, India. The ten-page letter contained about 120 statements of … Continue reading

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Failures are Never Fatal – Learn from Life of Great People.

  A candidate for news broadcaster’s post was rejected because of his voice. He was also told that with his obnoxiously long name, he would never be famous. – He is Amitabh Bachchan.  ———————————————————————————————— A small boy – the fifth … Continue reading

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