As I mentioned in earlier posts, the causes we believe may or may not really be the best things to do. It is just a hope that it is in right thing to do. It may have negative side effects. The society is driven in all directions by people who think that they are dragging … Read moreCorporate Social Responsibility: 4 Definite Things You Can Do
The corporate world has been thinking and acting on social causes. The organizations create “community service board” structure to evaluate community service projects. They design schemes where employees can participate and help. Here is a quick round up, along with some experiences: 1. Native village adoption Employees come up with proposal – Problem, solution, execution plan … Read moreCorporate Social Responsibility: 6 Ways To Help the Society. Your Pick?
As I mentioned in earlier post, the one-time medical checkup camps made me more confused. Then, I volunteered for the support system of a free hospital. It is a permanent setup. Not just hospital. There is free education too, for all round development of the surroundings. I learnt couple of things at the free hospital … Read moreCorporate Social Responsibility: 3 Unforgettable Insights from Free Hospital
“Why did you come to help us? Before your free medical camp, we were much better. Please leave us alone” 14 years on, that voice still haunts. He was an educated youth living in a village close to Bangalore. That Camp – Year 2000. We, the colleagues, with high energy wanted to make difference. With … Read moreCorporate Social Responsibility: That Medical Camp in Millennium Year
Post 2008, world is not the same. There are business scenarios changing. Too many organizations want to change, for right reasons. Here is a story I learnt in a leadership workshop a decade back. Unfortunately I do not remember who spoke. Credit to this unknown gentleman. Here it goes: It was a pond of swans. They were … Read moreChange Management in Organizations – Peacock & Swans: 3 Lessons to Take Home
As manager, planning to hire overqualified professional for a role? If you are on the other side of the table- thinking of going to lower job than what you are qualified for? I have been on both sides. Also i have seen people on both sides. Here are some insights. Considering to move to lower role … Read moreOver-Qualified for the Job? 5 Factors That Pull You Down