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    You can’t learn swimming in a classroom. A powerpoint presentation won’t teach you how to ride a bicycle. Getting “coached” on how to bake an apple pie won’t complete the learning. Leadership, is a practice. It is something … Continue reading

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Human Resources is a Supply Chain Management, Quality Assurance, Accounting and Management Department

In my earlier post on HR I had promised a more detailed note on the role of HR and, as I read the Economic Times article on HR this morning, I was once again reminded of the dissonance between HR … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Gurprriet Siingh's Blog on Life, Leadership and Change:
I recently came across the work of Ronald Heifetz, on Leadership and was impressed with the simplicity and power of his work. Image via Wikipedia Here’s an extract…

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Originally posted on Gurprriet Siingh's Blog on Life, Leadership and Change:
When you fail do you: 1. Reflect & Learn? OR 2. Self flagellate & moan? One of these attitudes will take you to success! When you succeed do…

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Originally posted on Gurprriet Siingh's Blog on Life, Leadership and Change:
Diversity. Inclusion. Affirmative action. 10 years ago, few people knew these words. 20 years ago, hardly anyone. In the recent past, these words have come to become prominent in organizational…

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HR

A colleague was telling me today how an employee walked up to him the other day, and said “HR isn’t doing enough to represent the employees”… Maybe this was once the case. When HR was supposed to “represent” the employees’ … Continue reading

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Great Places to Work

Interesting thoughts and insights from the PeopleMatters, Great Place to Work conclave “ At hire stage (teach for india) applicant has to convince the interviewer WHY s/he wants to join..If they can’t, no job #PeopleMatters #GPTW JoyAndLife August 24, 2011 … Continue reading

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