Choice Chaos
Shall I go to this training programme or that? Shall I run today or do yoga? Shall I read a book or an article? There is plenty of choice which triggers  delayed decision making because we want to make the right choice. When you find yourself in a choice chaos and the answer seems non obvious. Then, you are merely delaying decision…

Perils of Limited Scheduled Preparation 
Preparation, is the thing that you do or time you spend preparing for something.
Quite often we schedule preparation for a performance like performance in exams, in giving a speech, running a marathon etc for a limited period before the actual performance day.
However, If you are looking for a remarkable performance, that limited scheduled preparation is merely polishing, refining, crystallising and …

Why every CEO should build a personal brand?
A study by Weber Shandwick and KRC Research says 44 percent of a company’s market value is directly linked to the CEO’s personal brand. Here’s some more detail–that same study said that when a CEO has a good reputation (which is another word for “personal brand), they are better able to attract investors, positive media attention, and talent. They also retain talent…

Leadership Storytelling : Emotions and Work don’t go together
  Last week I attended an online Book Club with David Hutchens on his new book Circle of the 9 Muses: A Storytelling Field Guide for Innovators and Meaning Makers I asked a question during the book club conversation which was : In the corporate world the moment you mention that emotions are important in stories without a doubt you get rolling…

Change Management Storytelling? Don’t Tell, just demonstrate Part 2 of 2
You are responsible for leading a change management project and you believe in that change. Carol Dweck, a researcher at Stanford University describes this belief as a Growth mindset. Contrary to your Growth Mindset, there are people with a Fixed Mindset who don’t believe in the change you wish to implement and are surreptitiously second-guessing and undermining everything you are…