Believe in the power of ‘And’

 By Somali K Chakrabarti ‘AND‘ –  the simple 3 lettered word represents the spirit of empowering yourself to pursue different tracks, without having to turn your back on one path for choosing the other. One dimensional labels have, for long, been used to typecast women. Time and again you are told that you can be either a successful homemaker OR a… Read More Believe in the power of ‘And’

8 Theories of Motivation that underscore the drivers of behaviour

By Bhudeb Chakrabarti Good leadership consists of motivating people to the highest levels by   offering them opportunities, not obligations.  ~ Lao Tzu  Nature of Motivation Motives are expressions of a person’s needs and personality. Even though you may find it comforting to believe that all your actions are a result of conscious deliberation, but at… Read More 8 Theories of Motivation that underscore the drivers of behaviour

Dare to be different to create your own space

 By Somali K Chakrabarti  If you don’t have a competitive advantage, don’t compete.            -Jack Welch In a tough market crowded with multiple sellers, only those with a distinct competitive advantage can survive. This holds good not only for businesses, but also for individuals. What renders you a competitive advantage is your ability to… Read More Dare to be different to create your own space

6 Leadership Theories to define Effectiveness of Leaders

By Bhudeb Chakrabarti Leadership is the projection of personality; It is combination of persuasion, compulsion and example that makes other people to do what the leader wants them to do. ~ Field-Marshal Sir William Slim, outstanding British and Allied commanders of World War II.   What is Leadership? Leading is the art of influencing and motivating… Read More 6 Leadership Theories to define Effectiveness of Leaders

4 Ways in which Music Improves State of Mind and Performance At Work

 By Somali K Chakrabarti  Music and rhythm find their secret way into our soul. ~Plato We all listen to music, often being oblivious of the mysterious way in which it affects our mind. So profound is the effect of music on human emotions that it can energize you, recharge you, freeze you in the moment,… Read More 4 Ways in which Music Improves State of Mind and Performance At Work