I, as the School Leader, stand here representing all the students of our school. It is the first time any one of us have been given a chance to speak out loud and clear what is in our hearts.… 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
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
Almost known to all, the words “The LORD is my shepherd”1 bring comfort and strength to troubled hearts.
It assures us that we belong to Someone who cares.… 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
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
If you wish to be a man or woman of impact,
If you wish to do a few some good,
If you wish that others remember you long after you are gone,
Then listen my friend to what wisdom has got to say.… 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
All of us have struggled at some point in life in taking decisions; haven’t we? In this short speech let me outline a few simple practical steps to take decisions.… 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
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
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