How to develop self discipline: Lessons from young Indian athletes at Rio

  In a country where official apathy towards sports-persons has sparked an outcry (at least on social media), the efforts of PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik and Dipa Karmakar have been lauded by one and all. Each of these gifted athletes have one thing in common – a dogged sense of self discipline. Their passion has… Read More How to develop self discipline: Lessons from young Indian athletes at Rio

A Dance With The Corporate Ton by Lata Subramanian

By Somali K Chakrabarti What does it take to gain acceptability and credibility in the corporate world? How does one live up to the myriad expectations of the corporate environment?   What if your beliefs and perceptions are different from the expectations of the corporate environment?  Must you always give in to the expectations? What do… Read More A Dance With The Corporate Ton by Lata Subramanian

3 Paradoxes of Entrepreneurship

By Somali K Chakrabarti Entrepreneurship in India is a growing trend, spurred by the boom in e-commerce and rising investor interest. With this burgeoning interest in entrepreneurship, a number of courses, programs and workshops have mushroomed with the claim to help in turning entrepreneurial aptitude to the story of untold riches. How useful management education is, for an entrepreneur, is a question… Read More 3 Paradoxes of Entrepreneurship

5 Skills that you can develop with Blogging

By Somali K Chakrabarti   Blogging as a trend is on the rise, with blogs increasingly emerging as a mainstream media platform. Whereas earlier the Blogosphere in India was heavily dominated by men, but now many women students, homemakers and working women are also entering the blogging arena. The availability of blogging platforms, formation of blogging communities and the… Read More 5 Skills that you can develop with Blogging

How to find inspiration for blog writing

By Somali K Chakrabarti  “I write only when inspiration strikes. Fortunately it strikes every morning at nine o’clock sharp.” Some attribute this quote to Somerset Maugham, others to William Faulkner, but the fact stated in the quote does ring a bell. The Writer’s Block A number of times, we find ourselves in a situation when the creative… Read More How to find inspiration for blog writing