Leaders are never born, they become!

Leadership is not something we are born with, it is a habit we inculcate within us each day by behaving in righteous and earnest manner. Are you a leader? Continue reading Leaders are never born, they become!

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Ex-guerillas are more humane than most of us!

But, though his means are meager, by no measure is his kindness. His wife brought a bottle of cola to welcome us. We all were touched by the gesture. It made me think – how selfish we all are in our lives, living each day just to save more money. #SocialGlamor #IBMCSC Continue reading Ex-guerillas are more humane than most of us!

Arroyos in Barranquilla are real and dangerous and very very beautiful!

It was a hot but lovely afternoon yesterday as we headed out to have lunch at the Crepes and Waffles. I loved the pita bread dish they served! After eating our lavish lunch and sumptuous dessert, we headed back to our client’s office. As we walked out of the restaurant, skies got a little murky but there wasn’t any warning of imminent downpour. The moment we sat inside the taxi, it poured like crazy, which was cooling and a welcome respite from the hot sun. But, a cooling moment or two aside, we realized that the legendary arroyos weren’t the … Continue reading Arroyos in Barranquilla are real and dangerous and very very beautiful!

Hola, Mi nombre es Khalid

Barranquilla has been a great host so far, with sumptuous food and amazingly warm people. The impression with which we came, has transformed into a delightful experience. The rich culture and the amazingly aromatic coffee makes this place THE place to be. But wait, there is a catch. All is not awesome when it rains in Barranquilla! Arroyos (intermittently dry creeks) can become dangerous. We were advised by our security officer to be alert and careful with arroyos when it rains and we all wondered if the warning held any merit. Everything looked so calm and peaceful. But, things do … Continue reading Hola, Mi nombre es Khalid