Free Stuff

The ‘Free stuff’ page is a repertoire of Akash Gautam’s best blog posts – the ones that have gotten great feedback or have touched a cord or two with the readers at a deeper level. This special ‘Learning Zone’ below reflects his entire set of experiences as a Motivational Speaker while interacting with diverse most audiences. It contains the best of Akash Gautam’s blog on Motivation, Relationships, Careers, Spirituality, English, Communication and much more.

First, we would like to present to you all the Guest posts by Akash Gautam which over the years got published at the best motivation blogs out there on Internet.

GUEST POSTS by Akash Gautam

  1. What Happened When we took Away the Television  – for Elephant Journal
  2. How Being Spiritual Will Make you a Better Entrepreneur – Entrepreneur Boy
  3. Do you Think You Value Your Parents Enough? – for Youth Ki Awaaz
  4. 5 Ways You can Develop Unlimited Will Power for Success – for Addicted2Success
  5. Why the New Year isn’t that Important – For The Indian Economist
  6. Motivation Minus Gyaan – Akash Gautam’s story at YourStory
  7. 6 Simple Ways to become a more Confident Speaker – for the Motivation Grid
  8. Multi-tasking: The Productivity Killer – for
  9. Confessions of a Motivational Speaker – for Complete Well Being Magazine
  10. How to stay Motivated when you just want to Give up! – for The Health Orange
  11. Do you Think You Value Your Parents Enough? – for Youth Ki Awaaz
  12. Suicide isn’t the Remedy  – for The Inspiring Indian
  13. 5 Ironclad Ways to be a More Genuine Friend – Wealthy Gorilla
  14. 15 Things Successful People Never Say At Work – for
  15. 9 Characteristics of Highly Desirable Women – for
  16. 5 Conditional Probabilities of Work Life Balance – for Bameslog
  17. Letting Go of the Past: Don’t Stumble Over Something Behind You – for Wingman Magazine
  18. 5 Ways to Use your Breakup as a Motivation to Reinvent Yourself – for Elite Daily
  19. 10 Simple Ways to Read Faster & Better – for Success Consciousness
  20. 7 Awesome Things that Very Inspiring Bosses Do – for Dumb Little Man
  21. Want to Break your Phone Addiction? – for Menprovement
  22. 7 Ways to Avoid Being the Slave to your Inbox – for Change Your Thoughts
  23. The Quality Without Which a Leader is Incomplete – for Get Motivation
  24. Do Textbook Motivation Theories Work? – for Fearless Motivation
  25. 5 Motivating Lessons from Fantastic Salespeople – for Pick The Brain
  26. 5 Signs of a Demotivated Workforce – for Inspiration Feed
  27. 5 Signs You Should Break Up even when it’s Hard to Do – for Everyday Power Blog
  28. 5 Reasons Why I Don’t Depend on Others & Love Doing Things by Myself – for Sir Motivate
  29. 5 Ways of Ensuring you Stick to your To-Do List – for Personal Growth

If you would like Akash to contribute to your blog as a guest author, or if you have a brilliant blog post idea and want to write a guest post for us, please do get in touch with us. We would be delighted to look into it.


Akash has extensively written on relationships – because his experience as a Motivational Speaker has taught him that ‘relationships’ and their mismanagement, is often the core of all people issues that we face. You will find some of the funniest, wackiest, most sarcastic blog posts on relationships, break-ups, moving on, parenting, handling oneself, etc. on his blog. Below is a list of some of his best posts on relationships:

  1. Why Marriages are Failing and How You Could Get Lucky in Yours
  2. If Warren Buffet were to give you Relationship Advice
  3. Vicky Loner
  4. Motivational Thoughts for a Broken Heart
  5. Lovepal Bill : For the Corrupt Dil
  6. Mona Darling
  7. Why is it Absolutely Okay to be Single
  8. Pyaar ka Ant-Naama: Funny Reasons to Move on
  9. Dirty Secrets of Complicated Relationships
  10. 10 Inspiring things that successful Parents do for their kids

See all entries under Relationships.


The motivation and ‘living life better’ section of Akash Gautam’s blog has posts for all age groups, especially corporate professionals and young adults. No matter which walk of life you are from, you will find something here for yourself!

  1. How to Get Rich by Becoming Money Wise
  2. Grace & not Grease: Your Code for a Super Inspired Life
  3. 10 Ways of Screwing Your Life between 20s & 30s
  4. How to Eliminate Mediocrity from Life
  5. 10 Reasons Why I Don’t Want to Be Very Rich
  6. Do the New: Innovative Ways of Living Life Better
  7. Three Ways to Kill Your Vacations
  8. Dear Indian Man: A Short Open Letter to Patriarchy from a Man

See all entries under Living Life Better.


  1. Singing in the Lifeboat: Ayesha Chaudhary’s beautiful Talk
  2. Vicky Roy Did it. So can you
  3. 5 Extremely Inspirational Hindi Poems about Never Giving Up
  4. 22 Awesomely Motivational Quotes for Students
  5. Kitna Deti Hai: 10 Ways to Boost your Productivity
  6. Bees Saal Baad

See all entries under Motivation.


Akash Gautam is also a highly sought after career counselor in India. He tries to help as many young people with lots of questions who reach out to him through emails or social media etc. These blog posts on careers and training are written after hundreds of those interactions – and they address the most basic queries most people have.

  1. Choose who you take Advice From – Very Carefully
  2. 12 Inspiring Quotes to Fire up Your Career Mojo
  3. Smartly Choose A Career
  4. Six Pack ideas for a ‘SIXy Career’
  5. Khosla ka naya Ghosla
  6. Moving out of India to Study? This Should Help

See all entries under Careers & Training.


  1. Notes YOU need to crack an Interview
  2. How to Become a Three Times Better English Speaker than You are Now
  3. 9 Clever Tricks for Effective Communication
  4. How to write a good SOP
  5. How to write a good Resume & CV

See all entries under Communication.


Akash is an English enthusiast. So much that he memorized the entire Oxford Dictionary in his early college days. A good command over this universally spoken language, can help people out in many places. And they also make for a considerably important part of most entrance exams in India and abroad. Hence this section – where Akash writes about the easiest ways, tips, tricks and memory keys to remember difficult English vocabulary words and grammar rules. You will find everything here – vocabulary ppts with mnemonics from Bollywood & Sports and everything in between – the stuff we beg or borrow or steal to learn English 🙂

  1. Angreziwaale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge
  2. Homonyms – Not a Problem Anymore
  3. 150 Common Mistakes in English Grammar
  4. Awesome Unforgettable Rules for Pronouns, Adverbs, Adjectives & Verbs
  5. English Grammar Rules for Subject Verb Agreement
  6. Grammatical Mistakes you were not aware of 
  7. Troublesome Articles, Tenses & Conjunctions & how to handle them
  8. Troublesome Prepositions
  9. Commonly Misspelled Spellings & Ways to Remember Them


  1. VPL 20-20 Season 1
  2. VPL 20-20 Season 2
  3. VPL 20-20 Season 3

See all entries under Vocabulary & English


This is Akash’s favorite section of the blog. It refers to ancient Indian texts and draws relevant lessons for today’s times, in today’s language and words. Those shayaris, poems and philosophies which are a heart’s longings 🙂

  1. Paramount Life Lessons from Bhagawad Gita for the Youth – Part I
  2. The Most Crucial Message from Bhagawad Gita for the Youth – Part II
  3. 12 Wow Management Lessons from Chanakya Neeti for All Ages – Part I
  4. Superb Life Lessons from Chanakya Neeti for All Ages – Part II
  5. Inspirational Dohas by Sant Kabir – Part I
  6. Inspiring Dohas by Sant Kabir – Part II
  7. 10 Inspirational Hindi Shayaris That Uncover the Meaning of Life


  1. Hum Sirf Bhaag Rahe Hain
  2. Silent Whispers of a Middle Aged Male Indian Heart
  3. Bhaiya! Hum Time Pass Kyun Kar Rahe Hain


  1. List of Fantastic Books for your Reading Habit
  2. Movies you MUST see to Inspire/Motivate the Self
  3. 7 Types of People You Will Find in Every Indian Jogger’s Park 
  4. Funny Matrimonial Ads: Mumbai Tapori Style


  1. Learn to Differentiate Satya from Mithya in Life – by Speaking Tree
  2. A Candid Interview with Akash Gautam – by Arun Agarwal
  3. Master Motivator: When it comes to Motivational Speaking, Akash Gautam rules the roost! – by Just A Post

As Akash Gautam’s blog on Motivation, Relationships, Inspiration, Leadership, Management, Self-Improvement, Careers, Training, keeps growing, this page will keep becoming richer. If there is any topic you want him to write / talk about, please feel free to drop him a word.