Have no FOMO, Just Mojo

No FOMO, Just Mojo

One of the benefits of mentoring younger folks, is learning the new “lingo”. I don’t know all the hep words and abbreviations, but I have picked up a few interesting ones over the past three years. From the first set of PGP students that I mentored in 2019, I learnt about FOMO. FOMO is Fear … Read more

Amma’s transformation … in the blink of an eye

My mother underwent cataract surgery last Thursday. Cataract surgery is probably the safest and quickest of surgeries performed anywhere in the world. Ofcourse it has to be done by a competent doctor, but there is negligible risk and its easy for the patient. Not so when the patient is my mother :):). Amma has not … Read more

How Fearless Organizations Succeed

As organisations go through change in tune with the external environment, or based on changes in the internal context, driven proactively or reactively, there is always fear amongst the employees. Fear of their uncertain future. The style of leadership combined with the culture in the organisation adds to the fear brought in by the organisational … Read more

Leadership Lessons from the Bhagavad Gita 10 – Fear

Through the Bhagavad Gita, I feel Lord Krishna tries to remove the two biggest fears that human beings have – the fear of death and the fear of the unknown. In several verses, he keeps re-inforcing the message of the soul being immortal and just the body dying. This is verse 20 of Chapter 2 … Read more

The Vivekananda series ….. 5. Daring

This is one of my personal favorites and I love the topic – daring …. Many of us live safe and secure lives, never pushing the boundaries on anything – whether education or work or experiences. Every child is born courageous, and we as parents and more mature individuals introduce fear and limits, clipping the … Read more