Time: 8 – 10 minutes Objectives: • To inspire the audience by appealing to noble motives and challenging the audience to achieve a higher level of beliefs or achievement. • Appeal to the audience’s needs and emotions, using stories, anecdotes and quotes to add drama. • Avoid using notes. The Video: Only 7 minutes of […]Read more "Toastmasters Project 10 : Are we doing what we love?"
Experiences. Some are JUST an experience. Some are OH MY GOD experiences. When I signed up for some underwater experience, I had no expectations. NIL. ZILCH. NA. I had no expectation, since I didn’t know what to imagine. My mind couldn’t paint a picture. It was supposed to be a 90 minute boat ride, from the shores of […]Read more "You wont believe what you see!!! Scuba dive at Nethrani…"
My usual day encompasses a struggle out of my bed, few hours of usual work at my office desk, catching up friends over a cuppa and even more socializing online. Weekends get a little exciting where I am busy driving to the mountains or climbing hills. October 28th, 2012 was a tab bit different. Wait a minute..”tab […]Read more "Its not the usual day – Mysore Half Marathon"
Merthi Peak is a part of the Chikmagalur Range (along the Western Ghats) near Sringeri. It is 340 kms from Bangalore and we had the pleasure to go hiking up the peak, from where we stayed – JHAINKHAN Homestay. The absolute height of this peak makes it the 2nd tallest peak in Karnataka. But much […]Read more "JUST PICS: Merthi Gudda"
Good things in life are planned. The better things happen just by chance. This phrase best describes that weekend. The same weekend where a few friends of mine succumbed to my pressure and agreed to accompany me on a road trip. That weekend trip that started with some nagging due to extended time on the road, […]Read more "Jhainkhan Homestay, Chikmagalur – Lost in tranquility"
8 – Number of times a day the average man smiles. 62 – Number of times a day the average woman smiles. 63% – Percentage of people who say they look best in photos when they are showing their teeth. 99.7% – Percentage of adults who say an attractive smile is an important personal […]Read more "Toastmasters Project 9 : When was the last time you smiled :)"
Moorken Betta is a peak at 4500 feet in the Sakleshpur Region of the Western Ghats. We had the opportunity to do the simple trek from the resort where we stayed (Tusk & Dawn) The view of the range surrounded by mist. Thank god we managed to wake up early and trek. The path was […]Read more "JUST PICS: Moorken Betta, Sakleshpur"