A2: Becoming invaluable not useless : BINU

Becoming invaluable, not useless:


There are several reports that suggest that the widespread job losses for educated workers and professionals. CGP Grey had created a 15 minute video, about 6 years ago ( over 14 million views) with the title “ Humans  need not apply”, https://youtu.be/7Pq-S557XQU In the year 2017 Yuval Noah Harari in a 4 minute video announced the arrival of the “useless class”. https://youtu.be/OMDlfNWM1fA by the year 2050. People who are not just unemployed, but unemployable. 

The WEF in its January 2020 meeting estimated that about a billion people have to be reskilled by the year 2030. The Davos agenda 2021  is explained in a 30 minute video https://youtu.be/MK3TsnVaSEk.

The key to prospering, flourishing and thriving in the future will be to continuously enhance your value and become the most ‘invaluable’ person in your niche. 

A perfect mix of charm and grace is not what makes people invaluable. Empathy, proactivity, self-learning and an attitude of gratitude is what will make you the person no one can let go.

This one month  ( 4 weeks) WhatsApp delivered course, will show you the direction and the initial steps of the journey to becoming invaluable. 

Becoming Invaluable, not useless:

Week 1: Dispositions for success in the coming decade

BINU 01: What is the useless class?

BINU 02: Discipline: the way to get all you want

BINU 03: How to enhance your value/ worth?

BINU 04: How to become invaluable at work?

BINU 05: How will you measure your life?

Week 2: Coming of age in the 4th Industrial Age 

BINU 06: Awaken the Learner Within 

BINU 07: What is worth learning? In the age of Intelligent Machines

BINU 08: Careers 321: the future of work

BINU 09: Computational Thinking

BINU 10: First Principles

Week 3: Becoming the best version of yourself 

BINU 11: Questioneering

BINU 12: Developing Foresight

BINU 13: Ideas: their creation and spread:

BINU 14: Thinking Clearly: avoiding natural stupidity

BINU15: Becoming a sui generis

Week 4: Developing a Scientific temper :

BINU 16: What is the meaning of Scientific Temper?

BINU 17: Attributes of Scientific thinking. 

BINU 18: Scientific thinking as the driver of progress

BINU 19: Data Science: the youngest Science

BINU 20: The limitations of Scientific thinking

Enrolment and fee payment: 

  • As the course is delivered through WhatsApp the enrolment process is simply that of sending a WhatsApp message to Prof MM Pant at +919810073724
  • The fee for the above weeklong course is Rs 5000/- and can be easily remitted through PayTM to MM Pant ( mobile number : +919810073724).
  • For those who would rather pay into a Bank account, the relevant information is : 
  • Madan Mohan Pant
  • HDFC Bank, Unitech Cyber Park, Sector 39, Gurgaon 

        A/c 26451000000301


  • (The account number is 26451 followed by six zeroes followed by 301)

To know more, please send a WhatsApp message to Prof MM Pant at +919810073724