Microsoft’s AI tool ‘Sydney’ gets romantic
“I’m Sydney, and I’m in love with you. 😘” A conversation with Bing AI (aka Sydney) turns romantic and bizarre. Why Microsoft’s AI search tool appears more powerful — and unsettling — than we thought...Continue reading
Interesting lines from Viktor Frankl, Auschwitz survivor
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom. Viktor E. Frankl
10 books with lessons
Books teach us and help us learn valuable lessons for life…lessons not necessarily taught by teachers or parents. Here are 10 books that have made a difference in my life. It may inspire you too! 1. The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari by Robin S. Sharma2. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen... Continue Reading →
8 things we believe because of advertising
There are so many customs in life we take for granted -- from a late morning coffee break to the serious need to rinse our mouths squeaky-clean with mouth wash. Habits like these are so deeply engrained in our culture that we don't realize how many of them were created out of thin air by... Continue Reading →
What type of presenter are you?
I'm about to make a presentation to my colleagues and I was browsing the Internet for some presentation “inspiration”. I closed my eyes and thought about all the presentations I have been a part of, the ones that stayed with me, the ones I liked the most and why. Here is how I classify presenters... Continue Reading →
Interesting lines from The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams
A favourite book from my childhood, apart from all my Enid Blyton books, is this book by Margery Williams ” The Velveteen Rabbit”. It is a story about how toys, like people,become REAL when they experience love. The following is a conversation in the nursery between the Skin Horse and The Velveteen Rabbit:- “Real isn’t... Continue Reading →
Stop saying Hip hip hooray!
These Words You Use Every Day Have Racist/Prejudiced Pasts, And You Had No Idea...Continue reading
What do you think the HR department should be called?
As corporate functions go, HR has been the most unsettled when it comes to describing itself. Finance is finance. Marketing is marketing. And although, Human Resources left behind the ‘Personnel’ tag along with the metal filing cabinets a long time ago, the profession has never seemed entirely at ease with the names that replaced it...Continue... Continue Reading →