My academic background has focused on accounting and finance. After joining this course when our class received an assignment of reviewing a movie from and EI perspective, it was by far the most creative and interesting challenge that I have ever come across.
TEMPLE GRANDIN (Claire Danes), a young autistic woman, is extraordinarily gifted. She has a remarkable connection to animals...Read More
In my quest to understand the universe, I started delving deep into the world of Metaphysics. The first step in understanding the cosmos is to comprehend the basic elements that it (universe) reinforces. This meant my primary goal was to understand human life. The more I read/researched on life, the more I realized that my knowledge was similar to the tip of an iceberg.
There was more to life...Read More
American actor, producer and Academy Award winner Morgan Freeman, once said that
“The best way to guarantee a loss is to quit.”.
Over the years, there have been lots of books written on winning a race, winning at life and how to be a winner. Indeed, an area to be read and written about. We all strive to succeed, be famous and dwell in the pride that comes with all of that. The...Read More
“You can tell the condition of a nation by looking at the status of its women.” – Jawaharlal Nehru.
Women have taken by storm any field that they have stepped into. When it comes to business and entrepreneurship, it is not any different. Women, all over the world, have showcased their acumen and beat hardships and made their mark in this territory which was originally highly...Read More
The term ‘Emotional Intelligence’ has been gaining a lot of impetus lately. Companies and recruiters have realized the significance of hiring associates who are emotionally intelligent. To the layman, this just becomes another of those million skills that the employer is looking for and we are trying to understand. Many even question the prominence of emotional intelligence over IQ...Read More
The recent surge in the growth of entrepreneurship ventures in not only India but also the world makes us wonder if we can try our hand at it. Additionally, the success rate of these ventures makes them even more attractive. Inspirational stories of these entrepreneurs, generally young, make us want to quit our jobs and work around that idea, which we once had but did not work upon because it...Read More
A human relation is the skill or ability to work effectively through and with other people. It also includes a desire to understand a desire to understand others, their needs and weaknesses and their talents and abilities.
What does it take to create and maintain healthy relationships? Romantic, a father-daughter relationship; mother-son; friend-to-friend; Supervisor and Employee....Read More
‘Anxiety’ and ‘Stress’ are small words. In truth, however, they are very heavy mental issues to handle. The strongest of minds give up when they are confronted by pressure that is beyond their capacity to handle. At times we can bear the worst of happenings but during other times, it becomes more than difficult to even think about them. Each one has different bearing capacities and...Read More
Tata Institute of Social Sciences organised a 2-day conference on OD, Change and Leadership (ODCL) on 31st August and 1st September 2018 at the TISS Convention Centre. The conference was seamlessly woven and orchestrated and the whole experience was a revelation. Here are my key Learnings from the various speakers of the conference…
Don’t try to change the belief rather transform the...Read More
How many of you like to make friends on Facebook, or follow people on Instagram or make strong connects on Linkedin. The reason we do all these networking is for our benefit to have lasting friendship, to be a trendsetter and to get better career prospects. Surprisingly our brain does the same by creating neural networks that help us increase our awareness and our knowledge base. Eg:...Read More