learning

Managers as coach, I am fortunate to have lived, learnt and grown with a child from the time he was born. It’s now been more than five years of rich learning, living and growing up with this child. I have seen him from the time...

A few months back I was speaking to a group of business heads on Building Conscious Enterprises. When, in course of the session I made a mention of the 30 firms of endearment (FoEs), identified in the West, some from the audience wanted to know...

The recently concluded iEnable in Bangalore in many ways was quite a milestone event. [caption id="attachment_1049" align="alignleft" width="300"] Exploring in depths[/caption] The conditions for being an enabler, distinct from a trainer, facilitator, teacher, instructor, coach, mentor or even a healer were clearly established. Participants, all of whom came...

When I founded iProdigy - a consulting outfit partnering with businesses to bring about talent, leadership and organizational transformation - in 2001, I consciously used the word 'enabling' in its tagline not knowing how loosely it will be used to mean almost anything and everything...

If one would have learnt by just reading books, all those who have read Bhagwat Geeta would have become as adept and achieving as Arjuna. If listening lectures could have transformed human beings, all those who sit through sermons would have become saints.  On the one hand...

Today is the first full moon of the Chinese New Year which began on Feb 04. Speculations and predictions run rife about the Year 2012 and what it has in store for us.These beliefs range from the spiritually transformative to the apocalyptic. Sharp peaks and troughs,...

[caption id="attachment_1537" align="aligncenter" width="720"] Pic courtesy Samir Dhar Chaudhuri[/caption] Two friends were a regular visitor to a bar. They used to drop in by sun down and drink to their hearts content till the bar closed. One day, the bartender, noticing that only one of them has...