May 18, 2020

Book Learning : AB by AB De Villiers

Reading biographies of great leaders and accomplished people is something I really enjoy doing! Recently, I picked this book titled AB. Yes, you got it right! It’s the biography of AB De […]
April 22, 2020

Movie Learning : Eddie The Eagle

Recently, I watched a very delightful documentary named “Eddie The Eagle.” A story about an average boy and his dream of being an olympian – Michael Edwards. The story starts with Michael […]
April 7, 2020

Leadership Lessons from Gordon Ramsey’s “To Hell And Back”

Gordon Ramsey’s globally popular reality show “24 Hours to Hell and Back” is an American reality television program. The show features Ramsay’s travels across the United States, visiting failing restaurants in his […]
April 3, 2020

Book Learning : 7 Traits That All Successful Teams Have In Common

A gift made to our very own Arun Rao by Simon Taufel himself, this book has passed many hands in our team. It speaks about types of behaviour, qualities, and practices which […]
September 6, 2019

Book Learning: The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gwande

Introduction For every FocusU family member, checklists are an irreplaceable part of life. So, when I came across a book titled “The Checklist Manifesto,” I knew I had to read it. The […]
August 4, 2019

What FocusU and Netflix Have In Common

“Powerful” is a book written by Patty McCord, the Chief Talent Officer at Netflix. It talks about the work culture and hiring process followed at a company that today has claimed its […]
July 17, 2019

Learnings from a movie: Captain Phillips

Just a few days ago, I was watching this amazing documentary called “Captain Phillips.” Inspired by the true story of the “Maersk Alabama hijacking” in the year 2009, it tells of the […]
January 6, 2014
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TEAMWORK in the Plant Kingdom!

We spoke in one of our earlier blogs about team work in the animal kingdom. That got me curious if there are similar stories from the plant kingdom as well. Some research […]
June 25, 2013
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The Magic Of UBUNTU

African word meaning :- WE  ARE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER . Ubuntu is a very well written fable on teamwork by  Stephen Lundin and Bob Nelson . Every successful organization has two […]