Author Archives: Neeraj Garg

About Neeraj Garg

I have spent more than 20 years in the corporate world, in a mad rat race, like many others. Sometimes, very so rarely, I try and find some time for myself to pen down my thoughts.......not deep or intense, but often asking myself questions about issues that are top of mind.

Stepping into adult life …

This is a letter I wrote to a friend’s daughter who is leaving for the U.S. to study engineering. Thought it may make an interesting read for many others at the same juncture. …………. Aanya …. 29 years ago, i … Continue reading

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5 C’s of India

We have all heard about the 4Ps of marketing, the 7S of strategy, or the 4 Cs of strategic analysis, but what are the 5 Cs of India ? This is a thought that came to my mind as I … Continue reading

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18 … oh ! It is so special

What is so special about this number ? The sum of digits is 9, and that for many is a specal number. The difference is 7, and ask a football fan and he will tell you how special that is. … Continue reading

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Excel is the new God

My parents had an arranged marriage ; they met once before their marriage and were introduced by a distant relative of both. That was 1969. Circa 2001, and I had an arranged marriage. I met my wife through a newspaper, … Continue reading

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Fire and Dreams…inspired by #GullyBoy

I have been pushed, shoved, beaten to the ground I have no name, and yet have been called many a name Each time i fall, i vow to rise higher, stand taller There is a fire inside me, that burns, … Continue reading

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Que sera, sera

Que sera, sera …. Between Jan 2nd and Jan 11th, I had a series of goodbye dinners. Each one different. Each one with a different group. One was formal. One was fun. One was stimulating. One was emotional. I felt … Continue reading

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Finding myself

Finding myself … “No chance, no dance” “When was the last time you did something for the first time?” “Speak english” “We are not in the happiness business” “In data I trust, the rest I leave to god” “Dont fly … Continue reading

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