transformation

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...

Have you noticed how the road side tea vendor makes ‘kadak’ chai? Besides adding all ingredients to water and putting it to boil, at a point, when the chai-in-progress starts boiling evenly, he takes the vessel in his hand and starts swirling its content. So that,...

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...

We may be talking about information and internet economy but the approach and mindsets businesses adopt towards people who they employ is still very primitive and regressed to what it was in the times of Fayol, Taylor and Weber. The language used still describes human...

Over the last one decade, ever since the dot-com bust, much has been written about the ‘what’ and ‘how’ of start-up debacles. Yet, not much has been spoken about the ‘why’’ even  though if we scratch the surface, failures-then and failures-now are not very different...

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...

Experience of meditation @ workplaceWhen I met Sushant, Senior Manager with a the wholly owned Indian software services subsidiary of an American mortgage bank, a couple of years after he had attended a leadership program that I had facilitated, there was something visibly different...

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,...