Five steps to achieving greater Teamwork

Recently, I was entrusted with leading a new team at work. The team’s previous manager had recently resigned and I was asked by my boss to step in and fill the gap. As I was introduced to the eight-member team, I recognised the classic signs of team dynamics being played out. The team was clearly […]

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Count your blessings

It was about 11 am and another hot muggy day in Mumbai. I was on my way home and was searching for a cab. As I crossed the road, scanning the vicinity for a cab, I saw one parked right across the road. After a moment’s hesitation – since I couldn’t see anyone inside – […]

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5 Traits that define great Leaders

Great Leadership is a cliched phrase today. Managers keep harping on why it is essential that we grow out of being good managers and become Great Leaders. During my career spanning 26 years, I have had the good fortune of working with and observing some of my senior managers and leaders. These individuals have shaped […]

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Contentment

A roof over my head, dinner on my plate Friends at my doorstep, no one to hate He has given me enough, I shall not Want Two innocent rosebuds, fresh as the day Young and impressionable, to show me the Way He has given me enough, I shall not Want. Wealth in sufficient measure has […]

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