Vikas’s Newsletter

Vikas Gaur
Take a Slow Walk to Wisdom with me through my Newsletter.
Created 17 Sep 2020
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  • The Map Is Not The Territory
    13 Aug 2021 • 5 min read
    In 2018, when I came to Madurai for the first time, I decided to visit Meenakshi Amman Temple. I took a cab. The Temple is located in the old crowded part of the city. The cab driver was using Google ...
  • Reading List Week 10
    30 Jul 2021 • 1 min read
    Hello Reader, Hope you're doing fine. Here's the reading list for this week. Recently China has been cracking down on its tech Industry. If you are also curious about why this is happening, then the f...
  • Everything has a cost
    23 Jul 2021 • 2 min read
    Everything has an opportunity cost attached to it. Opportunity cost refers to the fact that whenever you decide to do something, you could have done something else at that point in time. In other word...
  • Reading List Week 9
    16 Jul 2021 • < 1 min read
    Hello Reader, Hope you're doing fine. Here's the reading list for this week. 68 Bits of Unsolicited Advice: Kevin Kelly wrote this piece on his 68th birthday. It provides lots of pointers to contempla...
  • Reading List Week 8
    09 Jul 2021 • 1 min read
    Hello Reader, Hope you're doing fine. Here's the reading list for this week. How Long Can We Live? Death is a certainty but what's not certain is that when it will come. Why do we die? Is it inevitabl...
  • Reading List Week 7
    02 Jul 2021 • 1 min read
    Hello Reader, Hope you're doing fine. Here I am with the Seventh installment of the reading list. If you’re enjoying it, please recommend my Free Newsletter to one of your friends you care about. Let ...
  • Reading List Week 6
    25 Jun 2021 • < 1 min read
    Hello Reader, Hope you're doing fine. Here's the reading list for this week. Photo by Sincerely Media on Unsplash The Art of Asking Good Questions by Anshul Khare: Though there are no stupid questions...
  • Reason Respecting Tendency -How To Ask For A Favor
    20 Jun 2021 • 4 min read • 2 0
    Reason Respecting Tendency (RRT) states that you have a better chance of persuading people to do something if you'll give them a reason. It doesn't matter what reason you give or how sound your reason...
  • Reading List Week 5
    18 Jun 2021 • < 1 min read
    Hi Reader, Hope you are doing all right. Here’s Reading List for this week. Read and Enjoy. Anything at Scale - Unintended Consequences : We often talk about the benefits of scaling. Rarely you'll com...
  • How To Decide: Maximisers Vs Satisficers
    13 Jun 2021 • 3 min read
    When it comes to making decisions, there are two basic types of decision styles: Maximizing and Satisficing. Maximizers are the ones who spend a lot of time and try to weigh various options while maki...
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