May 23, 2024 admin

Increase Your Leadership Bandwidth and Decrease Stress

I often hear from leaders across industries in general and more so in the IT industry that they constantly struggle to get time (leadership bandwidth) to do what they love to do in their professional and personal lives. As I dig deeper into their routine, I see two main reasons for this. The first reason […]

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May 23, 2024 admin

Contextual Leadership: Different Strokes for Different Folks

Leadership can be exercised in many different styles. One can be authoritarian or democratic, thought-driven or action-oriented, systematic or intuitive, supportive or directive. A leadership style that works in one context or culture may or may not work in another. While you read this article think and ponder about the leadership style of Steve Balmer […]

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May 23, 2024 admin

Why The Best Leaders Are Also Great Coaches And How To Be One?

An organization’s best resources are its employees. Your organization is as good as your people. You need good people in your organization for it to thrive. The Ideal Employee is a UnicornOf course, one of the best ways is to hire great people in your company. If only it were as simple as hiring perfect […]

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May 23, 2024 admin

How To Be An Influential And Not Authoritative Leader

If you are in charge of leading your team or company, you will know by now that authority alone will not fetch you the desired results. Worse still is when you are trying to lead your team, and you get the feeling of not being taken seriously. When no one in your organization listens to […]

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May 23, 2024 admin

What Kites Teach Us About Leadership

January is the month of harvest festivals, which is celebrated with different names across India. We have Sankranti celebrated in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, Pongal in Tamil Nadu, Bihu in Assam, and Lohri in North India. It also marks the beginning of the Indian spring season. One of the common practices is the kite-flying tradition […]

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May 23, 2024 admin

Why It’s Important To Be An Authentic Leader

A recent Facebook post from a parent on my timeline was about his conflict in raising his son to be an honest and authentic individual in a contradictory world that we live in today.On the other hand, we are bombarded with messages of ‘being yourself’ and ‘self-love’ in our current pop culture. The Case Against […]

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May 23, 2024 admin

How to be a leader who attracts, inspires and retains the best talent

The work landscape was changing even before the pandemic. The next-gen prioritises purpose, passion, and fulfillment above loyalty, stability, and salary, which were more valued by the previous generations. The COVID-19 pandemic has compelled more organisations to rejig their work culture to make it an inclusive and thriving place for everyone.In this article, we discuss […]

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May 23, 2024 admin

How To Improve Your Conversational Intelligence

“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”This quote by Maya Angelou could very well describe Conversational Intelligence. This unique kind of intelligence separates humans from the rest of the animal kingdom and combined with Emotional Intelligence it can be a […]

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May 23, 2024 admin

Are You R.E.A.D.Y For Your Executive Presence?

There are many myths about Executive Presence and one of them is that one should have a certain physical build or frame to have executive presence. In this blog we will explore such myths and look at a simple model to help build your Executive Presence.Lets start with thinking about a leader who you have […]

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May 23, 2024 admin

Farewell

My last blog on career transition got a good response and I hope you will find his blog useful.Let me start by sharing that at a very early age in my life I got inspired by the teachings and leadership qualities of Jesus Christ. The practices that I am going to share are based on […]

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