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Three things on the beach

Three things on the beach

In this episode I talk about three things; that’s it! First, the importance of sitting quietly by the ocean, just to remind yourself of your insignificance, Second, how we have really dirtied all our surroundings from hills to rivers, to beaches; finally, I look at how having money doesn’t solely de...

The smugness needs to end

The smugness needs to end

I just realised that disabled people have less of a carbon footprint than Gretta Thunberg. Welcome to another episode where I talk about an Indian girl who pretended to be African, the stupidity of one way of learning, my experience with reading and writing and other fun stuff. Hope you are well and...

A conversation on culture ft Pratha Shetty

A conversation on culture ft Pratha Shetty

Pratha Shetty is an interculturalist; which in itself sounds really cool. She is the author of “When I grow up” a children’s book that you can get on www.nestry.in In this episode, we talk about her role as an interculturalist, the decision that lead her down this path, living in different countries...

Lady comedy ft Butch Bradley

Lady comedy ft Butch Bradley

In this episode of the podcast I talk to a friend and fellow comedian Butch Bradley about his years on the road as a travelling comedian, the lessons learnt from the grind, exhaustion, anxiety, being broke and serving your time as a comedian, his life now as a resident comedian at the LA comedy club...

When a group becomes a mob

When a group becomes a mob

We are seeing more and more people giving up their complex identities to become a part of causes, movements, ideologies, or groups. Well whatever you may call these collectives, when the purpose is taken away and people adopt the group’s identity as their own it spells trouble for all. In this episo...

Performance isn’t about more, faster, better ft Paul Rulkens

Performance isn’t about more, faster, better ft Paul Rulkens

In this episode of the podcast, I talk to Paul Rulkens an expert in strategic performance, international author and award-winning speaker about the parameters that determine performance in today's day and age, how the lockdown and online interactions have affected performance, the importance of stra...

Whistleblowers and photocopying bills

Whistleblowers and photocopying bills

I had my first in-person corporate gig after a long time and that got me thinking about standup, cause a guy at the show said “great speech!” After my set. Anyway, looks like the world is staying beautifully insane with the Facebook whistleblower leaking documents that she printed out at Facebook’s ...

Self-worth in an age of achievement ft Nic Voge

Self-worth in an age of achievement ft Nic Voge

Are you worth it? How do you view your worth? Is worth weighed in material value? In this episode I talk to Nic Voge Senior Associate Director of the McGraw Centre for Teaching and Learning at Princeton University and Ted speaker about ability, achievement and self-worth, the idea of relying on cert...