October 16, 2019

Book Learning : The First 90 Days by Michael D. Watkins

A great and practical guide to help any leader transition into a new job, position, and organisation, within the first quarter or more specifically – 90 days, this book is a treasure […]
April 30, 2018

Why Leadership is a Challenge

Everyone can be a leader for sure. But that is like saying anyone can quit smoking or everyone can go the gym and be super fit. The only thing that obstructs is […]
October 8, 2016
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Accountability is Key

We recently conducted a workshop for one of our existing clients. The brief given to us was that whenever team members encountered a problem or an obstacle, instead of looking at ways […]
May 23, 2016
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Fit To Lead

The connection between fitness and leadership goes back thousands of years to when “fit to lead” literally meant that a person was physically fit enough to lead a community. Even centuries ago, […]
March 14, 2016
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Bias for Action: A Vital Ingredient for Successful Leadership

“Have a bias toward action – let’s see something happen now. You can break that big plan into small steps and take the first step right away.” –Indira Gandhi  In our experience […]
February 2, 2016
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4 Challenges for a New Manager

As is expected, I was very excited when I landed my first managerial role. It would give me more responsibility, power, and freedom to act on my own decisions. However, I soon […]
December 11, 2015
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Can You Influence When You Have No Authority?

This is a frequent question we come across in our workshops. Participants in different job roles who would tell us candidly – they don’t have positional authority, they don’t have people reporting […]
November 19, 2015
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How Disney Develops The World’s Most Engaged, Loyal And Customer Centric Employees.

What if I told you: All the Disney secrets are carefully compiled in a book called Disney U, by Doug Lipp – the former head trainer for Disney International? Just go ahead […]
March 12, 2015
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Innovation Is Not Just Ideation

“If you don’t execute your ideas, they die” – Roger von Oech While recently conducting an experiential innovation workshop for a group of engineers at a power company I had an interesting observation. […]
January 27, 2015
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10 More Inspirational Team Songs

“Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything.” – Plato After an […]