Tribes: We need you to lead us. (Book Review).

5 Minutes, Quick Read. (Image Source: Amazon India)  Quick Summary:  Book proposed a new type of leadership for the hyper-connected world, where anyone can be a leader. The book outlines “what” kind of leader tribe needs and “how” to be one.  Intended Audience:   The author is a marketing professional with a corporate background, but the… Continue reading Tribes: We need you to lead us. (Book Review).

Getting used to Digital Quarantine!

 3-minute quick read We are becoming social media and mobile junky. On average we check mobile every 12 minutes sometimes up to 96 times a day, adding to almost 35 days per year! Social media use is topping the chart with an average 2 hours 22 minutes per day. Try adding that for a year to find… Continue reading Getting used to Digital Quarantine!

10 ways to contribute in a (Virtual) Book club!

3 Minute Quick Read. Few toastmasters have come together and formed a small book club “Books for Self-learning. Its a virtual book club. Generally, we talk and post about non-fiction books. But what is true about most of the online or virtual community applies here too. Few members contribute posts or interact (what experts call… Continue reading 10 ways to contribute in a (Virtual) Book club!

How to Write a Lot !

5 minute read – Book Review of “How to Write a Lot” [Image Source : https://www.amazon.in/How-Write-Lot-Practical-Productive-ebook/dp/B001Y35G60 ] In general writing productivity and particular academic productivity boils down to simply how much one can write & publish. The book “Write a Lot” by Paul Silvia addresses this issue and gives practical solutions. Book is prescriptive and is a… Continue reading How to Write a Lot !

On being a teacher …

I attended  Gurucharan Das’s  “India grows at night” book release function by BDB Book club. I liked his style and picked up his “Difficulty of being good” for reading. It is lucid and brilliantly written book. It uses Mahabharat – its characters, and the various dilemma they face in dealing with the ethical questions. Most… Continue reading On being a teacher …

“7 Habits” : A Management Guru Stephen Covey – passed away.

Stephen Covey , The author of the best seller “7 Habits of highly effective people” passed away. I hooked to  this book ,when I just passed out of engineering college. Since then I kept visiting this book , as well as the workbook and his website often. In my opinion if one is allowed to… Continue reading “7 Habits” : A Management Guru Stephen Covey – passed away.