Tagged with urgent

Important and Urgent

I have always been a big fan of all these digital Task Managers and To-do lists. However, after downloading a dozen softwares for desktop to-do lists and sticky-notes, I was yet to find something that clicked! That is, till I saw a(nother) Randy Pausch video – This one, on Time Management! In that he suggests … Continue reading

It’s time for action

The Mumbai Blasts have certainly left us all shaken – there seems to be no stopping such “calamities” and the current infrastructure and systems in place are obviously inadequate to counter them – be it the recent blasts, the 26/11 attacks or even the 26/7 Mumbai floods. It is really convenient to tweet about how … Continue reading

Why UrgentHelp did not work

for those who haven’t heard/read about the idea before:  the concept Sounds good doesn’t it? You send a message-> followers (good people) see it-> they help/ReTweet -> you eventually reach a lot of people in a very short while But as i said before, it didn’t work out….here’s why As a follower I will ReTweet … Continue reading

UrgentHelp

Last week a Freshie Suffering from Dengue needed 5 units of O +/- blood to survive. The entire institute put up a united effort to help find this rare blood group. GTalk status messages were full of requests for help, facebook messages did the same, a lot of tweeting happened regarding the need. The Spreadsheet … Continue reading