• 2012
  • The Books I Read in 2012

    In early 2012, I set a challenge for myself. To start reading again. And to read like a man possessed. Five books a month, sixty books in a year is what I set myself for. While there have been books that I’ve read in one sitting, devoured some in a few hours, I don’t have […]

    By Arun Verma December 31, 2012 Leave a comment
  • Family
  • Notes to my children: 25

    Dear Zoya and Veer, At any given point in time, have a favourite song, a favourite movie, a favourite joke. Let the favourites change often. Love Dad

    By Arun Verma February 29, 2012 Leave a comment
  • Family
  • Notes to my children: 20

    Dear Zoya and Veer, Your mom and I want to bring you up because we want to enjoy parenthood, not because we want you to take care of us when we get old. If you choose not to take care of us, we’ll blame ourselves for not giving you the right values. We’ll never blame […]

    By Arun Verma February 28, 2012 Leave a comment
  • Advertising
  • 10 things I did wrong as a Design Entrepreneur

    Read the original piece here. Let me start by wishing each one of you a very happy new year. For those entrepreneurs who have been in the business, may this be the year of the big leap. For those to-be entrepreneurs who’ve been sitting on the fence and tossing between ‘should-I-should-not’, may this be the […]

    By Arun Verma February 28, 2012 Leave a comment
  • Advertising
  • 30 Tips to Help you become a Design Entrepreneur

    Read the original piece here. When YourStory.in asked me to write a monthly piece on design and entrepreneurship, I thought it was a perfect chance for me to reflect on my own entrepreneurial journey as a design entrepreneur. A great opportunity to walk down memory lane, bask in the glory of the unique eureka moments, […]

    By Arun Verma February 28, 2012 Leave a comment
  • Humour
  • The Family Table

    She wanted a table to entertain her kitty party friends. He wanted one so he could make it his home office. The kids wanted one to paint on. Finally they decided on a dining table. It was ideal. Almost as if it was maje for each other.

    By Arun Verma December 19, 2011 Leave a comment