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Globalization: Ideological Construction or Evident Reality

Globalization: Ideological Construction or Evident RealityIs globalization actually happening? No sooner has academician and local commentators seem to argue that globalization was changing everything in today’s world, that it became fashionable to proclaim the ‘end of globalization’ or the ’death of globalization’ post 9/11. However, this debate about globalization remains quite unfathomable and hence above questions unanswered.…
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To Travel is To Lead

To Travel is To Lead“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” – St. Augustine

Traveling is taxing for some people while it is enjoyable for some people. It depends on the mindset of the person. Those who are lazy don’t appreciate traveling. They appreciate staying in one place to enjoy their life.…
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Autonomy for Private Educational Institutions

Autonomy for Private Educational Institutions“The twin sister to autonomy and freedom is responsibility and accountability. You cannot have one without the other. If someone is given an area of responsibility, not only must they be set free to do it, they must also be held accountable for what they do. Accountability clarifies freedom. In the teams and companies where you see boundary confusion, power struggles, control, over-reaching of one’s line of responsibility, you will also see lapses in accountability as well.”…
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Corporate Governance and Ethical Leadership

Corporate Governance and Ethical Leadership“There are seven things that will destroy us: Wealth without work; Pleasure without conscience; Knowledge without character; Religion without sacrifice; Politics without principle; Science without humanity; Business without ethics”. Mahatma Gandhi.

When you evaluate the reasons for the collapse of global companies such as Enron, Tyco, Lehman Brothers, WorldCom, Global Crossing, and Indian company Satyam Computers, it is obvious that there was a complete disregard for ethics in their leaders.…
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Build Your Leadership Brand

Build Your Leadership Brand“Your personal brand is a promise to your clients… a promise of quality, consistency, competency, and reliability.”  Jason Hartman.

These are the days of branding to stand out from others. As every individual has a name, you must also have a brand for yourself to stand out from others. It serves as an image and helps you personally, professionally and socially to provide meaning to your life.…
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Volunteer to Make a Difference

Volunteer to Make a Difference“One person can make a difference. In fact, it’s not only possible for one person to make a difference, it’s essential that one person makes a difference. And believe it or not, that person is you.” Bob Riley.

The United Nations observes International Volunteer Day on December 5, 2013. It is the time for us to think about volunteerism and nonprofits to make a difference to the world.…
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Vision to Build Global Leaders

Vision to Build Global Leaders“I shall pass this way but once. Therefore any good that I can do, or any kindness that I can show, let me do it now for I shall not pass this way again.” William Penn.

Recently the prestigious international publication, the UN Post, featured my interview in which I shared my passion and vision to build one million people as leaders.


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