In this post, you will find these in four sections:
I. A Brief Introduction to Bishop Jesudasan’s Life and Legacy
II.… Read the rest
“What is it, Peter?” I said, “Nothing Sir.” But Prof. James M. Stewart persisted with the question. He had earlier asked our class, “Where have you heard of Venus before?”… Read the rest
Today I thought to challenge you with the Greek word “hamartia.” It means missing the mark.
Imagine someone trying to throw a dart into a bull’s eye.… Read the rest
Many demand respect but sadly it cannot be commanded. On the other hand, respect is hard-earned. In this short speech let me highlight four ways you can earn respect from others.… Read the rest
Jesus in his farewell address to his disciples promised them the gift of another comforter or helper like him to be in them and with them.… Read the rest
Some of you will be called to lead by choice or chance. It is a privilege but a great responsibility too.… Read the rest
Talk for Yuvavani,
All India Radio, Thiruvananthapuram.
First Broadcast on 29 July 2006.
There are constants and variables in leadership communication.… Read the rest
There is no human heart that does not resonate with the hope that was so gloriously splashed out on the broad canvas as in Rev.… Read the rest
Negotiations begin early in life. Children negotiate with each other to gain possession of their favourite toys. Customers negotiate to get the best buy in sales showrooms and shopping malls.… Read the rest
Leadership is an intentional exercise. If you leave it to chance, the chances are that you will experience power leakage in leadership.… Read the rest
Good Afternoon Friends,
I stand here today to speak to you because of what happened this morning. One of our classmates had to leave the class in tears.… Read the rest
It is time to say goodbye. I have said it many times before. Yet it has never grown easy.
I now stand alone on the deck of my ship awaiting a new set of passengers.… Read the rest
Excellence is a result of several attitudes. When these attitudes are combined together they become that one habit of excellence that shall springboard you to greatness.… Read the rest
Influence is one key measure of leadership. It is often achieved through how a leader communicates.
A leader who is always busy and doesn’t have time for the individual is already out of the competition.… Read the rest
You cannot make it big if you fool around with time. I agree that coming for your training sessions does not excite you the way the real game does.… Read the rest
The art of leadership is as old as human history. At the same time mastering leadership is a life long pursuit for those who wish to lead effectively.… Read the rest
My dear friends,
The moment has finally come when you are called to act. It is not to do something great the call is; but just to exercise your rightful duty.… Read the rest
Have you ever wondered why even though there are plenty of leaders only a few create impact?
All these leaders have a vision, they have strategies and plans, they have organisational backing, and they have followers too in plenty.… Read the rest
Leadership has more to do with what happens on the inside of you. Focusing on external appearances and creating an aura of power, dominance, and aggressiveness doesn’t last.… Read the rest
Leadership is no easy task. It is not for cowards. And that excludes a lot of people. In this speech, let me try to spell out the vital elements of leadership that impacts.… Read the rest
The afterglow of glorious sunsets colour the horizon with flaming hues. One such life remembered today is that of Late Most Rev.… Read the rest
Respected Principal, Beloved Teachers and my dear friends,
A warm good morning to one and all.
Leadership is an opportunity to serve.… Read the rest
When was the last time you asked an intelligent question? Why is that the frequency of your questions decreased as you grew from a child to an adult?… Read the rest
Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam was a man who dreamed and whose passion in life was to inspire others to dream.… Read the rest
Leadership is needed in all walks of life. It is required in public speaking as well.
A speaker who is convinced about what he is talking about is in a position to influence people through his speech.… Read the rest