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These articles provide an insight into qualities required for being a role model person

How Inspiring Are You As A Leader?

Posted on February 24, 2018 in Role Model Things

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. “He is talking such nonsense, no clarity at all.” My colleague whispered complainingly. We were in the audience listening to our Head of Department. “Absolutely!” I concurred. “I wonder how […]

Are You an Inspiring Leader?

Posted on February 11, 2018 in Role Model Things

Good leadership is an exception, great leadership is rare. Think of the greatness of Mother Teresa, Nelson Mandela, Abraham Lincoln, Mahatma Gandhi, Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, JRD Tata, Malala, each of whom displayed inspiring qualities. They elicited emotional response, made people to align with their vision and cause, ignited imagination, and generated hope and enthusiasm […]

A self-made person. Really?

Posted on December 14, 2017 in Role Model Things

I was among the audience during an interview of Bahubali 2 actor Rana Daggubati and its producer Shobu Yarlagadda, I had heard both had risen in life with great difficulty and after a lot of hard work. Shobu Yarlagadda spoke impressively of his days of struggle. I was itching to be inspired, to hear him […]


As a leader…and other quotes

Posted on November 29, 2017 in Role Model Things

‘As a leader, you are up there alone under close scrutiny. Be careful how you conduct yourself.’   ‘We are what we truly are when nobody is watching.’  


Twenty years of experience doing the same thing …and other quotes

Posted on November 16, 2017 in Role Model Things

‘Twenty years of experience doing the same thing is as good as one year repeated twenty times.’   ‘No one ever went to the grave thinking he should have spent more time in the office.’   A person asked an author, “Will I have to consult a dictionary too often while reading your book?” The […]



Posted on October 8, 2017 in Role Model Things

‘Books are the carriers of civilisation. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill. Without books, the development of civilisation would have been impossible. They are engines of change, windows on the world and lighthouses erected in the sea of time. They are companions, teachers, magicians, bankers of […]


Say a NO When You Should Say a NO

Posted on September 3, 2017 in Role Model Things

I was on an onsite assignment at client location, while working for an IT (Information Technology) company some years back. One Friday morning the client approached me and asked if I could prepare a report for her, by Monday afternoon. “If you are busy I will ask someone else to work on it,” she offered. […]


Negativity is Injurious, Stop it

Posted on August 7, 2017 in Role Model Things

“To see the best in every situation and to look for good in every person are the best ways to stay positive.” All extraordinary lives lived, all challenges conquered, and all great battles won have at their very foundation inspiration, optimism, and positivity. Happy and positive minds are confident and assured minds. Hooking up with […]


A Challenge in the Gym

Posted on July 19, 2017 in Role Model Things

There’s a guy who comes to the gym. His presence fills up the atmosphere with the smell of a skunk. It’s apparent he wears unwashed clothes and perhaps doesn’t realise the effect it’s having on others. The gym instructor is at a loss to diplomatically and effectively convey the importance of hygiene and sensitivity for […]


Bringing Happiness in the Work Place

Posted on March 24, 2017 in Role Model Things

Happiness in the workplace makes for happy employees, and happy employees are productive employees. Additionally, they also are great brand ambassadors of the institution they work for. Do recognise that your happiness is your responsibility and so you must take control of things that up your feel-good factor. Here are just a few ways to […]