Important Big 3 behaviour that decides destiny of your career!

As people grow in their careers at corporates, they often wonder what they could have done better to be more successful in corporate life. Being able to figure out the balance between technical skill and soft skills is always intriguing. After a lot of introspection I understood there are three things that decide how long…

How your favourite employee can one day cost you your job

One hazy morning Ram was jogging in the park as usual, when his phone beeped. He was shocked to read the message on this office whatsapp group – his ex-boss had just been sacked from his job. Six months ago, his organization had initiated a new project which was very critical for sustaining the future…

Time to become a Shaolin master of multitasking

In today’s corporate world there is growing demand of people who can multitask. Corporates are increasingly looking for people who can do a range of jobs at the same time. There is an old phrase, ‘Jack of all trades; master of none’. This doesn’t hold true anymore. One of my professors always emphasized on one…

Organisation loosing key employees because of Forced Collaborations?

“Alone we can do little; together we can do so much”. A lot of emphasis now days put on collaboration at the work place….right from the recruitment to training to developing the culture of the organisation. 11:30 pm on a Dec 31st night, Ram phone was continuously buzzing. His colleague calling him to check if…

Unlock 1.1 of B2B Exhibitions

The Government of India recently gave nod to organize B2B exhibitions after 15th Oct. A few days ago, Government released the guidelines and SOP for organisers to ensure the health and safety of all stakeholders. This is a welcome decision and by differentiating B2B tradefairs from other events, the Government recognizes the fact that B2B…

De-stress to avoid WFH distress

Three months ago, when I walked into the office after four months of lockdown & Work from Home (WFH), I was surprisingly feeling happy. Covid-19 changed our life in a variety of ways – The way we think, the way we live, the way we plan our future and most importantly the way we work…

The one kind of Management that can make or break your career

Ram is a very hard-working person but can’t seem to sustain a growth path in the corporate world. He works overtime to resolve customer queries but still clients get annoyed with him and request his seniors to assign a replacement relationship manager to them. Seniors too lose their cool with him for poor service to…

Deal & Rise above a crisis or crumble under its weight

The Novel Corona virus or COVID-19 pandemic is a one of its type of crisis we are witnessing in our lifetime. I was watching the movie Dunkirk few months ago and in one of the scenes, when the soldiers arrive at the railway station, an old blind man provides him tea and says, “Well Done”….

Can PM Narendra Modi be defeated?

We are living in the era when Modi brand is dominating Indian politics. No leader in Indian politics is anywhere near to challenge Modi in electoral politics. If we elections took place today, we can safely assume BJP will likely to return to power with much higher number of seats to the parliament than in…