There was a Hewitt Associates that I joined on this day in 2003…. and what an organization it was !! I was remembering the special times that I have spent in Hewitt because, it has had an interesting journey since its marriage to Aon and the subsequent partial divorce leading to the creation of Alight … Read more
I just came into my writing corner to write this blog because Krishnan is catching up on the news and I cannot focus if I were to sit there… at least if it was old style Doordarshan news, I might have had a chance to tune out but with every anchor getting more indignant than … Read more
As many of my friends know, I am now cooking almost exclusively the OPOS way. OPOS (One Pot One Shot) is this revolutionary way of cooking that has been developed by Rama Krishnan (of the one-page cookbook fame) which ensures that making food is not a drudgery and you can actually eat fresh, healthy, home … Read more
At the end of May this year the results of the 12th CBSE board exams were announced. This year nearly 1.1 million candidates appeared for the Class 12 exams, which were held between March 9 and April 29. Girls as always performed better than boys as out of 4,60,026 girls 87.50% passed and 78% of 6,38,865 … Read more
On Jan 26th, we started our drive from Gurgaon to come to Chennai. As always on the first day, we halt for the night at Sagar. The route we take is Gurgaon – Yamuna Expressway – Agra bypass – Gwalior – Jhansi – Lalitpur – Sagar. The last couple of times that we did this … Read more
I never had to hate any of my bosses over almost three decades of my work in organisations. But I definitely did not like some of them for some of their actions and inactions, prejudice, unfairness, micromanaging including editing my emails, lying, using paid time for personal/family work, and the list can go on..
Survey after survey, done globally and locally, have consistently highlighted the correlation between levels of employee engagement and the relationship between the boss and the employee. We have all heard that employee joins the organisation but leaves because of the boss.
If you hate your boss but don’t know what to do or evaluating your options, please click on the link below for an excellent article on the subject:
All of us want to be more successful. I do want to be. Is there anyone who doesn’t want to be? And for many of us to be more successful means to be happier or just stay happy. How are success and happiness related? Am happy to share what the new Harvard Research has to reveal on the subject:
Enjoy. It’s very interesting.
I was reading this delightful anecdote in one of Osho’s books today morning. We don’t know if its true, but its still a great anecdote and the overall meaning definitely holds true. As many of us are aware that the Mughal Emperor Akbar had nine “gems” in his court – these were exceptionally talented people … Read more