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Understanding the Indian Psyche and harnessing its Positive Potential


Ashok is an Organisation Consultant who works with individuals, groups and organizations. He is deeply interested in Gender, Inclusion, Diversity, Culture, Leadership Development. Ashok has developed a framework and tools called the Existential Universe Mapper (EUM) for mapping individual orientation, organisation culture and the interface between them and is also the author of “Child Man – the Selfless Narcissist.

NHRDN Chennai Chapter
Presents
“Understanding the Indian Psyche and harnessing its Positive Potential”
Speaker
Ashok Malhotra, Organisation Consultant

At 07.00 pm, on Wednesday, 24th Jan, 2018
At Hotel Savera, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore

P.S.
Registration Fee of Rs. 400/- will apply to Non-Members attending the program.
Networking over tea begins at 6.30 pm.

Role of HR in Organization Change & Transformation

Shubha Kasivisweswaran, Head HR – TNQ Books & Publishing
Shubla’s jourrey in HR has been one of unlearning, as much as it has been of learning. Her experience in the line HR function started with Gulf Oil in Humbai in 1992 where she was an integral part of setting up the Personnel function. Crossing the floor to consulting, she has worked on her own, and with Cerebrus Consulting. After a stint managing multiple roles across India and Tunisia at SurGard, based in Bangalore, she now runs HR for 114 Books and Publishing, in Chennai, where she brings together her business skills with RR depth to help drive the organisation through a period of intense growth and change.

NHRDN Chennai Chapter
Presents
“Role of HR in Organization Change & Transformation”
Speaker
Shubha Kasivisweswaran, Head HR – TNQ Books & Publishing

At 07.00 pm, on Thursday, 23rd Nov, 2017
At Hotel Savera, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore

P.S.
Registration Fee of Rs. 400/- will apply to Non-Members attending the program.
Networking over tea begins at 6.30 pm.

Spirit of Mindfulness and Leadership

Research by Harvard Medical School and other university studies have confirmed that Mindfulness Meditation has changed the brain structure of the practitioners by increasing the grey matter in Anterior Cingulate Cortex, Pre Frontal Cortex, Hippocampus and other areas of the brain!
Why the above fact would be of interest to every leader working in the VUCA business environment?
Why would a business leader want to know about Anterior Cingulate Cortex. Pre Frontal Cortex. Hippocampus?
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Sounak is a practitioner of mindfulness and meditation. He first learned meditation at the age of thirteen. Early inspiration came from reading Swami Vivekananda, and the first integration of spiritual practices into work started in the beginning of his career, when he served social sector at the Himalayas. In the year 2006, he was initiated spiritually and continues to be a learner of the spiritual essence of both ancient as well as contemporary teachings from various traditions.
As an Organization, Learning & Leadership Development professional, he has 15 years of diverse experience in multiple industries and roles. He has worked and consulted with organizations such as CRISIL, IMRB International, Azim Premji Foundation, Adventity, ICRA McKinsey Knowledge Center, Nicholas Piramal,Sanofi Aventis and SICO Bahrain.
He led Youth Leadership & Community Development across India, co-founded strategic HR consulting firm, managed nation wide hiring and led Leadership Organization Development for US $ 600 Million Rene Group.
Sounak is management post graduate from IISW & BM, Calcutta and an alumni of Search Inside Yourself (SIY) Mindfulness and Neuroscience based Leadership Prograrn, which was born at Google and designed by world experts in the field, such as Daniel Goleman, Chade-Meng, scientist from Stanford and a Zen master.
He is the founder of ‘Hi Happy Monk!’ a Mindfulness based Leadership, Learning & Organization Development consulting firrn.

NHRDN Chennai Chapter
Presents, An experiential session on
“Spirit of Mindfulness and Leadership”
Speaker
Mr. Sounak

At 06.30 pm, on Friday, 27th Oct, 2017
At Hotel Savera, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore

P.S.
Registration Fee of Rs. 400/- will apply to Non-Members attending the program.
Mindful Tea & Networking is part of the experience!