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  • October 21, 2012, Sunday

    Leadership: Following the star

    Suddenly, being the boss may not sound so good. For, there’s another designation that most people would kill for – being a ...

  • October 15, 2012, Monday

    Venu Srinivasan: Quality counts

    The first things leaders do is learn the ropes themselves and throw themselves into a job until they have perfected it ...

  • October 12, 2012, Friday

    Chanda Kochhar: Of focussed energies

    She was all of 22 when Chanda Kochhar joined ICICI as a management trainee in 1984. Fresh out of Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of ...

  • September 30, 2012, Sunday

    Deepak Parekh: The man for all seasons

    One of the most important qualities a leader must have is vision. Unless a leader has in sight the goal, is focused on it and ...

  • September 28, 2012, Friday

    Anand Mahindra: Passion fuels plans

    Charming and blessed with good looks, Anand Mahindra is the poster boy for Indian business world. That he has excellent ...

  • September 24, 2012, Monday

    N R Narayana Murthy: Through the looking glass

    It is difficult to say anything about N R Narayana Murthy that doesn’t verge on clichés. After all, the founder of ...

  • September 14, 2012, Friday

    Indra Nooyi: Effervescence and attitude

    A sense of humour and ready wit can’t be easy traits to show off when you have a high-stress job such as leading one of the ...

  • September 14, 2012, Friday

    Leadership advice from five books

    It was first published a decade ago, but this book on leadership remains a bestseller and the sales continue to grow. The book ...

  • September 09, 2012, Sunday

    Aditya Birla Group: Of challenges and opportunities

    There’s no way to tell how sure Kumar Mangalam Birla was about his journey when he took over his father’s business ...

  • September 09, 2012, Sunday

    The winning combination to becoming a good leader

    Leaders are born, not made, it was said. Sceptics questioned it, studied leadership traits, the psychology of typical leaders and ...

  • September 01, 2012, Saturday

    My Life My Style: Zeba Kohli

    Every moment is my best moment at work. I focus completely in this moment passionately but the most memorable moment which was ...

  • August 25, 2012, Saturday

    'Food was my saviour'

    I am happiest in the kitchen,” declares Aditya Bal, wiping beads of sweat from his forehead. As we talk, his attention ...