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Presentation By Rupa Patil at IGNITE Bangalore November 2008

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Imagine you’re on stage. You have 5 minutes, 20 slides advancing every 15 seconds and 80 people listening. What would you talk about? 12 fantastic speakers from Bangalore gave an answer to this …

Imagine you’re on stage. You have 5 minutes, 20 slides advancing every 15 seconds and 80 people listening. What would you talk about? 12 fantastic speakers from Bangalore gave an answer to this question. Every one of them highly talented & passionate about their topic of choice. Ignite group launched their first event of India in Bangalore on 13th November 2008 at Hotel Royal Orchid. And the event was FABULOUS !!! Various speakers talked about their passions & so did I. Mine was the concluding presentation & I spoke about 'Weekends'. Loadzz of THANKS to my friends who were there at the event to support me, including my darling sis, YO and to all my friends who motivate me untiringly :) And biig thanks to the McKinsey group, Suman & all the speakers for their wonderful contribution Thanks folks! Here are a few pics from Ignite Bangalore 2008 Event. Cheers! -Rupa

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    • 1. Weekend !
      • It all starts when the Week Ends!
      • 13 th November 2008
      • Rupa Patil
      • [email_address]
    • 2. Objective
      • How best we can optimize our Weekends?
      All work & no play, makes Jack a dull boy. & Vice-Versa?
    • 3. Is it worth considering? On an Average, we get: 8 days of weekends per month = 192 hours = 112 hours for Weekend Utilization per month = 14 hours for Weekend Utilization per Day (After deducting 10 hrs of sleep/rest per day) This sums to 35% of total available time per week for utilizing our Weekends
    • 4. General Weekend-view …
      • Family Activity
      • Social Networking
      • Office related Activity
      • Zzz…
    • 5. Weekend Warrior’s view:
      • <Personal> Weekend Warriors:
        • Startup related work
        • Self-Improvement
        • Sports & Recreation
      • <Social> Weekend Warriors:
        • Community services
        • Voluntary services
        • Spread Smile
    • 6. … So, …
      • How do you spend your weekends?
    • 7. Good, but not the best!
      • … About ‘General-Weekends’
      • Family Activity : Absolute ‘Must-Do’!
        • Always
      • Social Networking : Need it, but…
        • Occasionally
      • Office related work : Utilize workweek instead !
        • Rarely
      • ZZzz … Ahem!!!
        • NOT unless absolutely required
    • 8. & Then, there are Weekend Warriors…
    • 9.
      • Startup related work
        • Weekends: Aren’t they best to boost your creativity & unleash that biz idea?
      • Self-Improvement
        • Acquire skills that you always dreamt to master (Certifications, Linguistic, Creative Writing, Puzzles…)
      • Sports & Recreation
        • Go trekking, Biking, Explore your city/state, Workout, Salsa, Guitar, Adventure trip, Theatre…
      < Personal > Weekend Warriors
    • 10. Some Weekend Warriors are simply “WOW”
    • 11. < Social > Weekend Warriors
      • Community services
        • ^ 52 children’s & 37 Old age homes, Bangalore
        • Think & Act Green
      • Voluntary services
        • Min. of 423 * NGOs awaits you! (Karnataka)
        • Create Social Awareness
      • Spread Smile
        • Wait a while & SMILE – it’s contagious!
      • ^ As per Karnataka govt website: http:// www.dwcd.kar.nic.in/dwcd_english/general.html and google local listing
      • *423 NGOs: as in year 2000 per www.indiachildrenstat.com
    • 12. Some Green NGOs of Bangalore Courtesy: www.TreesforFree.org
    • 13. Bangalore’s Green NGOs
      • Eco Watch India: www.ecowatchindia.org
      • Environment Support Group www.EsgIndia.org
      • Green Dream www.greendream.rbitc.org
      • Green Peace www. GreenPeace.org
      • Saahas (solid waste management) www.saahas.org
      • And tons of others …
    • 14. Community Service, Yes, …But How?
    • 15. ‘ Little help’ - helps!
      • Community Development: Extend your skills [Thru’ NGOs like “ iVolunteer ”,“ ConcernIndia ”,“ MayaIndia ”..]
      • Website : Help low-key NGOs with their website
      • Materialistic help : To old age homes, Children’s home, home for disabled etc. [clothes, blankets, meals, stationary, water filters, books, medicines etc…]
      • Support : Provide consultation to the needy (Orphans, street kids, Women-in-need, senior citizens..) Help NGOs in fund-raising programs, camps etc
    • 16. In a Nutshell…
      • General Weekends
        • Family Time .. A Regular affair
        • Offline work, Party, Sleep … Ocassionally
      • Preferably 3 out of 8 days of weekend per month
      • Warrior’s Weekends
        • Startup, Self Improvement, Sports & Recreation
        • Community Services & Voluntary Services
      • Preferably 5 out of 8 days of weekend per month
    • 17. Fresh look:
    • 18. … But most importantly …
      • Spend time & Spread love
      • With your loved ones
      • &
      • With those who need love!
    • 19. & for that…
      • “ Save Time to Spend Time”
      • &
      • “ Spread Smile to Spread Love”
    • 20. Thank you, Ladies & Gentlemen! Please shoot your questions to: Rupa Patil [email_address]