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I write on Leadership, Management, Dreams, Passion, Goals, Agile, Scrum, and Tech Gadgets. YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGrpbMIPn783BG7COhU_yTg

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My articles on dreams, passion, goals, mindset

You can achieve a lot in your life. Who is stopping you? You may be surprised to know that in many cases it is you who is the roadblock between you and your dreams.

  1. People Who Live Without Dreams — Insights of the people who don’t have big dreams for their lives and don’t know their passions
  2. How to Discover Your Dreams and…


Consolidated list of training and guide to make you a better writer. Including recording of previous workshops.

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Medium has been helping writers to get better at their crafts. They just announced another series of workshops. All these workshops are one hour long and completely free.

Writing requires three things — idea, the fire to write, and mechanics. Many writers get stuck with mechanics and lose sight of the primary goal, which is writing.

I am the most prominent example of such writers who get lost in the writing tools, keywords, topics, audience, stats, and many other technical aspects.

Recording of the past/Summary Creator Workshops

Few months ago they conducted three workshops to train and guide you to enhance writing skills. …


Solution for Logitech Capture’s “No Source Selected” for Logitech C920s Pro HD Webcam

Please be aware that Logitech Capture is a free software but it only recognizes Logitech Webcams. In my case I was using an older version of the Logitech Capture software and seeing following message.

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I recently purchased a Logitech web came and have been using it for my meetings. It is working out very well and I am very happy with it.

Later, I found it comes with a Logitech Capture software that allows you to make webcam setting adjustments and additional things that are helpful to a person like me who started YouTube.

But the Logitech Capture software did…


Three Pillars of Life — Faith, Triple E (Education, Exposure, Experience), and Know Who You Are, can help you in finding a fulfilling career.

I started this interview series and a YouTube channel to share people's stories, educational background, career journey, and goal-setting process. You will also learn how they dream of becoming something and then became following whatever execution process they have followed.

In today’s interview, you will meet Larry Sargent Jr, a project manager at AdventHealth. Larry started his first job at McDonald's at the age of 16. Later, he finished his Bachelor of Computer Science and gained experience from multiple internships and jobs. …


A personal essay with six powerful lessons.

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I started my first blog in 2005. Since then, I have worked on numerous things such as blogging, freelancing, entrepreneurship, affiliate marketing, trading, and a full-time job.

I have mixed feelings about my efforts and results. While I have done a lot, I feel I could not take these avenues to the next level.

For the first time, I feel clarity on what I want to do. The storytelling excites me, and I have done that through writing, photography, and videos. …


Career & life advice from Chris, a retired executive director of process architecture

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One of my childhood fascinations is learning about people and their lives, how they grew and achieved remarkable things in their lives. I am starting an interview series with the people around us to explore their growth journey, what worked for them and the wisdom they offer.

You can also watch the video of the interview.

In this first interview, you will meet with Chris (Christine Kaptur). I interviewed her the day before she retired. She is one of the most humble persons I have ever meet. She had her own babysitting business at the age of 12 years…


Consolidated list of incentives, opportunities, and writing prompts to make you a better writer.

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August brought so many opportunities for the writers. Medium, Facebook, LinkedIn are all came up with their programs for the writers. It seems like everyone is begging to write for them.

  1. The Medium Writers Challenge (direct link)
  2. Quora’s Space Subscriptions and Quora+ (direct link)
  3. LinkedIn for Creators (direct link)
  4. Facebook for Creators (direct link)
  5. Writing Prompts by Medium Publications (listed below)


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We inspiring people with storytelling.

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Basically, if you’ve got a story to tell about your career planning, goal setting, time management, and success, we want to hear from you.

If you want to become a writer, RESPOND to this article with: “I want to be a writer!”

We will then make you a writer at “Lead Yourself and Lead Others” and you can submit articles.

PLEASE SHARE your experience and learnings.

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Simple tips to double your typing speed so that you can write your articles faster.

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Typing speed is measured in Words per Minute (WPM). According to the typing speed infographics by Ratatype, the average typing speed is approximately 40 WPM (Words Per Minute). They used data from Alexa.com, Quantcast.com, etc., to prepare it. Worth looking at it.

You can increase your typing speed using a few simple tips. Faster speed will allow you to write faster and write more. Your initial draft can be finished quicker, and you will be able to allow you to type at the speed of your thinking.

Anna Feit, a doctoral student at Aalto University and co-author of a research…


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Summary and Recording for “How to Write an Essay Everyone Wants to Read: 5 Steps to Craft Meaningful Personal Narratives”

Medium is running the summer creator workshop series for you to enhance your writing skills and create a better story. This is a win-win for both Medium and you as you will be able to write better stories and Medium will have better contents for her readers.

You can register for these workshops on the Summer Creator Workshop page

Workshop #1 — “How to Write an Essay Everyone Wants to Read: 5 Steps to Craft Meaningful Personal Narratives” already occurred and if you are like me, who missed it, here is the workshop summary. …

Vinod Sharma

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