Seeing a new startup emerge every year is no longer an unusual thing. However, what needs greater attention is the fact that nearly 50% of these, fail to sustain beyond four years. While a blatant cause for the failure, despite a significant upscaling in the first two years, turns out either a lost Read More
“Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply.” Stephen R. Covey.
Would you agree?
Amid a whole range of skillset and qualities successful leaders endure and transmit, to fulfill their responsibilities, listening is one that tops the charts.Read More
Exposure to workplace bullying has been argued to be a severe social stressor and a more crippling and devastating problem for affected individuals than the effects of all other work‐related stressors put together,” states a research published in Scandinavian Journal of Psychology.Read More
“If you are tuned out of your own emotions, you will be poor at reading them in other people” – Daniel Goleman.
An organization’s sustainability is silently yet deeply governed by the quality of its top leadership. Going by what Goleman encapsulates, would you take a moment off your routiRead More
Difficult conversations are an integral part of everyone’s journey – whether you are a leader, an employee or in a relationship. However, many of us might have an exception to handling such conversations.
Few months ago, that I discovered this happening with one of my clients, as well. He tolRead More
“The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it.” — General Norman Schwarzkopf, the best-known US Army Commander.
You would come across several instances in your life where people, situation and events will guide you through the ideal immediRead More
Does it happen with you, as well, that when you need the maximum contribution from your team, you find yourself too alone to perform? Perhaps, you have hurt that finger several times before – by relying on your team and now, you’re simply not ready to take that risk anymore.
Here’s a situatRead More
When was the last time you had a challenge putting your message across to someone at your workplace? A subsequent question would be, was it about you or about the person you were talking to?
Let me simplify it for you and you might readily find your answer here: This comes in naturally, and perhaRead More
For those of us who have been working in the corporate setting for a duration as less as six months even, the term “Feedback” would turn out utterly familiar. Isn’t it? And, it becomes a lot more common or rather, significant during the annual performance appraisal season, you’d agree. As a Read More
Team bonding and engagement are factors that play a definite role in an organization’s overall growth, you’d agree. A dysfunctional team would always face hindrances towards achievement of yearly goals – resulting out of frequent transitions due to resignations and new joining or many undue diRead More