QuratulAin Rizvi

An assistant brand manager at a multi-national and sub editor of in-house magazine

Do Facebook friendships mean anything at all?

OK, let’s accept it. We are all addicted to social networking sites, especially Facebook, in one way or another. Social networking has not only altered the way we live, it has also changed our relationships and interactions with each other. Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, MySpace, Foursquare, Yahoo 360 and many other social networking sites are the projectors of our self image and define our relationships. The pages we ‘like’, the groups we join, our activities and interests, the thoughts we choose to share on Facebook – all work to make us a part of a subculture that is still in its infancy, ...

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September 19, 2010

Life is good with a capital G

At times life seems to lose its mojo and everything appears so dull. Once so high, things become monotonous and lose their charm. Maybe today is one of those ‘blue days’ when your mood is running low and you are ready to snap at and pick fights with everyone who crosses your path. Relax; you are not alone. We all go through hard time once in a while. I have compiled a list of few of the things and lessons that I learnt that make my life easier and lift my low spirits. Lesson #1 Boycott the wagging tongues To enjoy a healthy and successful life, be content with your ideals and goals. ...

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