Past year has been hectic professionally. Exactly a year ago I was planning on how I would take my milestone forward. Yes, this was going to be my promotion year. Everyone welcomes it in their own style. What was my style going to be?
I was a year old in my organization, had a good bunch of friends and was a few years experienced in my field. I had always been one of the best amongst my colleagues but this time I was in a pool of highly skilled and competitive brains. I felt tiny. Everyone around was knowledgeable, they discussed technology, and I felt unequipped as I was balancing home along with work; no time to read, learn more and contribute to their intelligent conversations. My routine was – complete task at job, finish off chores at home, eat and sleep. I was aware of my shortcomings and very well knew that my learning curve was zero. I wanted to do thousands of things but could never tick them off my list. So, I planned to not plan! Continue reading