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In 10 years


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This presentation is a one day (actually 10 years) work in response to slideshare contest #in10years to win a free PRO account. So here, my life is opened to be shared.
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In 10 years

  1. In 10 years To the end of the world and back
  2. Journey started from home • Moved out of home to study • Engineering college in Pune • 4 years, 8 semesters • Friends, Fun, Films, Foolishness • Professors, Proxy, PLs, • End of term, Exams Felt like Actual Year 1 70 55 Year 2 70 58 Year 3 65 61 Year 4 70 69
  3. Did my Engineering Industrial engineer by qualification, IT Analyst by profession and Business Intelligence Consultant by designation.
  4. Presented at IIT Cleared GATE Organized events Engineering Highlights
  5. Learnt that Education is a way to increase aptitude of learning skills… Whatever skills!
  6. Got into IT, started with Unix, SQL Switched to Analytics Grew to Business Intelligence / Web Strategy Got into IT
  7. Learnt that Life is about taking chances, making choices and adapting to changes… Period!
  8. Worked together Laughed crazy Made friends all along the way More…
  9. Got crazy with… Felt loved Made friends all along the way More…
  10. Some relations thrived just over the internet but with a good ‘connection’ and ‘strength’ …until we met again Made friends all along the way More…
  11. Learnt that Relationships are most important to enjoy life
  12. Lived: India (Delhi, Pune) Argentina (BsAs) US (NY)
  13. Travelled: in India in Argentina in US to Bolivia to Uruguay to France to Maldives to Barbados
  14. Travelled: in India in Argentina in US to Bolivia to Uruguay to France to Maldives to Barbados That’s backpacking with mom and dad
  15. Couchsurfed*: in India in Argentina in Uruguay in France in US in Barbados in Maldives * literally
  16. Learnt that Live at a new place, learn a new culture, speak a new language and you’re born to a new life. Travelling is rarely about going places… It is about the experience. people, beauty, adventure, energy, food and weather
  17. To the Top of the world - La Paz To the End of the world - Ushuaia To the Capital of the world - New York Did amazing things
  18. Medicare Healthcare Take care * Con free yogurt For no money*
  19. Tango Jazz Even Opera For no money*
  20. Haircut for ginipigs Going out Rides for Hitch hikers For no money*
  21. Stayed at a 5 star hotel Flew in a Private jet Lived in an apartment For no money*
  22. Flew to Caribbean Dove in a Submarine Swam with Turtles For no money*
  23. Learnt that Best things in life come free… sometimes that ‘includes’ the costliest ones! PS - Please like and share this… I made this to contest for a free SlideShare Pro account (No Money) :) Put effort out in the universe and universe returns back for it’s value… - Monetarily or likewise .
  24. Loved with whole of my heart… lost, learnt, moved on… loved again
  25. Learnt that Love itself is not a feeling, it is a decision. A decision to feel… to feel good, to feel magical and to feel gifted
  26. A Food Club A Green Initiative A Start-up The BIG Events that happened!
  27. Learnt that A small idea can get big… Very BIG
  28. Dad’s Heart Surgery Sister’s Marriage New Home The BIG Events that ‘just’ happened!
  29. Learnt that Life and Plans don’t work to precision Often not at all…
  30. The End Nothing begins without an end and Nothing ends without a beginning…
  31. Learning …Neither this presentation
  32. in the next 10 years I wish to… be alive! be surrounded by friends be happy with my choices Be able to balance between what matters. have the wisdom to know what is right have courage to stand for what is right Self Friends Relations Family Health Wealth Dignity Faith
  33. And hope I remember the lessons learnt  Truth and honesty are still different things  Everything that happens to you, changes you  Learnt Life comes full circles, no matter how and when  Some dreams get fulfilled even though you never ever dreamt of them  You will find your own kind anywhere  ‘Doing’ is like magnet, it attracts likewise  Sometimes, you have to realize that you are on your own  One bad decision can start a string of bad decisions  Miracles happen more often than we perceive Many a times it is about re-learning what you already thought you knew Truth Honesty Faith Deeds Dreams Energy Dignity Wisdom
  34. And become a Jedi May the Force be with you…
  35. Finish! Real world doesn’t award perfectionists but people who finish things. Otherwise there’s so much more…
  36. Shivam Dhawan Trying new things with myself here