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5 Women Leaders Who Proved Leadership is Everyone’s Business

Saturday, February 18, 2017 3:58 No Comments

India is no longer considered the land of snake charmers. The Indian society has evolved and so has the Indian woman. The Indian woman has proven that she can do extra-ordinary things beyond her home chores. She has led by example in domains that were beyond imagination. Today let me share the stories of five [...]

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Dangal, Creative Destruction & the Bamboo Tree

Thursday, January 5, 2017 7:13 No Comments

One of the movies that make you feel proud to be an Indian is the movie Dangal. Dangal is an Aamir Khan film with heartwarming performances by all actors portraying how champions are born out of villages in India. It gives remarkable insights on how a leader can recognize, realize and reap hidden talents.

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5 Tips for New Managers

Thursday, November 24, 2016 7:43 No Comments

I had an interesting conversation recently with a business leader about employees taking up people management roles for the first time. Individual contributors who do well in their roles, get promoted to people managers as a natural career progression in most companies. His concern was well founded – how do we promote people without measuring [...]

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5 Leaders 5 Messages 5 Minutes

Friday, November 11, 2016 8:59 No Comments

Startups are blossoming across the country and so are their leaders. They are breaking trends and redefining how business is done in the industry. From making tea to making gold out of garbage, they are trending across social media with their crazy ideas. But that’s not it; they are earning huge amounts of money and [...]

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Srikanth Bolla: not your ordinary CEO

Friday, October 7, 2016 5:14 No Comments

The story of Srikanth Bolla is an inspirational story going viral across social networks, inspiring readers to go beyond possibilities and attempt the impossible.

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4 tips on storytelling for leaders

Thursday, September 29, 2016 5:25 No Comments

Any good facilitator will tell you that powerful stories are worth their weight in gold while conducting a workshop. Nothing captivates a group’s attention than a powerful story told in the right context.

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How to FLOW towards high performance

Friday, August 26, 2016 5:00 No Comments

“of all secrets of the river, Siddhartha today only saw one: this water ran and ran, incessantly it ran, and was nevertheless always there, was always and at all times the same and yet new in every moment!” Herman Hesse could well have been describing the nature of “flow” as an apt metaphor for the [...]

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Leadership lessons from Kung Fu Panda 3

Monday, July 25, 2016 8:42 No Comments

Some movies you like to watch, while some movies you like to experience. Kung Fu Panda 3 was an experience for me. I connected instantly with the characters in the movie and received a few life lessons too. A blend of animated characters and a meaningful story made the movie phenomenal, but it was all [...]

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How to beat stage fright

Monday, July 11, 2016 5:01 No Comments

Fear is quite natural. It is a biological way for our bodies to tell us that something is not right. Almost all of us have fear of something or other in life. The irony is that humans are actually born with only two fears – the fear of falling and the fear of sudden sounds.

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4 secrets to become a sales sensation

Tuesday, July 5, 2016 5:05 No Comments

I never knew my visit to the beautiful Dal Lake could teach me powerful lessons in selling. When I received an opportunity to conduct a workshop for one of the world’s leading chemical companies I was thrilled because it was also my first time visiting Kashmir.

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