Swathi Kirthyvasan – UX Designer, Illustrator and Content Writer

I am Swathi, a UX Designer, Illustrator and Content Writer. I work out of a design studio in Hyderabad where I design apps, websites and applications along with creative graphics and illustrations. Apart from my professional work, I am also an independent artist with love for experimenting and exploring new mediums, styles and techniques. I…

Embrace your own Pace

Everybody these days is set out to do something with their lives. Whether its personal or professional, they are always on the move. While on one hand, this is a good thing, but on the other hand some people make this one mistake which sets back their speed of success and ruins their confidence.  We…

Why is Vulnerability misunderstood???

The world men inhabit is rather austere. One finds a strange amalgam of contradictory traits. Where, vulnerability is bleak and mistaken. Where one is susceptible to criticism. Where one shields themselves with defenselessness and helplessness to protect themselves from pitfall and temptation. Vulnerability is an equipment to deal with hostility. He beats me every day,…

Self-help books – do they really help?

  As a Psychologist I am often asked this question. “Which Self-help book is the best?”. Being a question of concern, I am often caught off-guard. The trick with Self-help book is that they are written keeping a certain population and problem in mind and if you do not fall under that population or the…

First “Impression” or Judgement??

“Don’t judge a book by its cover.” Now this is a really old saying and believe it or not, we use it quite often in our lives. But if we should not judge a book by its cover, how is it that we focus so much on making a first good impression? I believed in…