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Praise God
I am a theist. I have been transformed into a staunch believer in God, not because of preaching but by the experiences and realization of the Lord. I was saved 4 times from death by...
Plants Blossom
When my father retired from business, he handed over the responsibility of Al Adil Trading Co. and its retail shops across the UAE to me. He went to India and began living peacefully with my...
Children
One day I read a news item which made me feel annoyed and a bit worried. It was reported that in Mumbai, youngsters from very rich backgrounds assemble every weekend night at pre-decided places with...
Half Knowledge is Dangerous
Once, a youth from the state of Andhra Pradesh in India had joined our company as a helper. To impress fellow workers in some way, he started diagnosing sick workers voluntarily and began offering medicines...
Optimism
I consider myself fortunate as I always got valuable advice from senior traders. I still remember the day when I earned the first profit of my life. I would purchase the spices at a wholesale...
Advertising
I never thought of advertising my business when I was a small shopkeeper. The word-of-mouth publicity among customers was sufficient for me in those days. But at one stage, especially when the chain of our...
Second Opinion
Once, I suffered chest pains and consulted a doctor. He prescribed medications to me which gave temporary relief.  However some days later I encountered the same symptoms. I feared it to be some cardio-vascular problem...
Age is not a number for business
Some years ago, I met one of my schoolmates, who had opted for a voluntary retirement from his high profile job at the age of fifty. His intention behind taking such decision was to enjoy...
save money for old age
A couple of months back, I read a pitiable story of an old Indian businessman in the newspaper. Once he had been a billionaire and chairman of his world renowned group. When he became a...
Work more, Talk less
I was a novice when I stepped into the business field. Until then I had had no background or experience of running a shop. I would trust everyone naively in the hope that they would...