Shifting Paradigms: How Compassion can be More Rewarding than Empathy in Leadership Communication ?

Love and compassion are necessities not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive. Dalai LamaXIV, The Art of Happiness "Listen with empathy but lead with compassion."Garima Jha Empathy of late has become a buzzword in leadership communication as well as in parenting and teaching behaviour. We are being taught relentlessly to practice empathy. Empathy is a … Continue reading Shifting Paradigms: How Compassion can be More Rewarding than Empathy in Leadership Communication ?

What it takes to be a Successful Leader?

A leader braves the darkness to illuminate the path of his team members - -------------- Garima Jha Leading a team is not easy. According to a study published by GALLUP a Washington based analytics and advisory company, about 24% of the employees are actively disengaged as a result of poor management leading to poor performance … Continue reading What it takes to be a Successful Leader?

What the Recruiters Look for in a job Interview : Facts Every Candidate Should Know

Interview is a formal interaction between job recruiters and job seekers. Though formal it focuses on the personal traits, qualifications and skills of an individual. It is therefore also called a Personal Interview. Personal Interview broadly examines the suitability of an individual to play a specific role in an organisation and perform a set of … Continue reading What the Recruiters Look for in a job Interview : Facts Every Candidate Should Know

How Perception Acts as a Barrier in Communication

Create a bridge of understanding to overcome Barriers in Communication ---------------------------- Garima Jha Communication is not just a process of sharing messages but also ensuring that the message is understood by the recipient. There will always be gaps in understanding because each person has a distinct ability to understand the meaning. This ability based on … Continue reading How Perception Acts as a Barrier in Communication

Time Management Tips for Achieving Success in Life

Time Management Imagine if the schools had no schedule and we were made to sit in classrooms without breaks, without recess, with no time restrictions. Lectures would go on and on. The school would be a total chaos. Teachers would fight for time, students would pray for time and authorities would demand for extra time. … Continue reading Time Management Tips for Achieving Success in Life

What is Business Communication?

Language is almost as old as human existence. Language keeps evolving along with the changes in social and cultural components of human life. The present world is driven by Business, trade and technology. The language of business is different from the language of day to day life. Therefore, it is important to familiarise oneself with … Continue reading What is Business Communication?

Recognise and Nurture Your Talent Do flowers in your garden speak to you? They are truly silent harbingers of hope and joy. The bright and beautiful colours are a representation of the many colours of life. They are the song of nature. Each flower is unique in its colour scheme , shape and size yet it adds to the beauty of the garden. Just like these flowers we humans have our unique set of skills and talents. A large variety of flowers make the garden more sprightly and amazing. Likewise every individual can make the world more beautiful and meaningful through his contribution. When we identify our skills and nurture them, they will not go unnoticed just like the fragrance of the flowers cannot be contained. It will spread around. Sharpen your skills and shine like a star. A new year marks the start of new beginnings. The flowers wither and die but new flowers are born. What we loose in the swings , we gain in the Merry-go – rounds. As you create new stories, may your spitits soar higher. Every end is the sign of rebirth, of renewal, of revival, of regeneration. Revive, Regenerate, Rejoice. Blossom in the garden of life! Happy New Year!

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Culture, Environment, Communication and Social Distancing

In 1968, Sir Edward T. Hall a renowned American anthropologist and cross- cultural researcher gave the concept of Proxemics and explained the role of space and distance in human communication. In his thoroughly researched work on culture, cultural context, language and communication he described how communication operates at different levels based on social, emotional and … Continue reading Culture, Environment, Communication and Social Distancing

Success is not Chasing a Dream

Success is not chasing the dreams, it is all about shaping dreams. Dreaming big is not enough, living your dreams through perseverance should be your goal. Every tiny step you take is a big leap forward. The obstacles that you encounter are not hindrances, they are the milestones that you conquer on the way. The … Continue reading Success is not Chasing a Dream