Part 1: Learn How Indian Mythology can rewrite Modern Management. MRP Rs 999
Episode 1. Is there any Indian way of doing business?
Indian business concepts are dominated by western management theory. But in India, business is meant to go beyond the profit motive!
Purpose of a Corporation?
Short Term v/s Long Term Goals
Family Businesses: Advantage India?
Episode 2. Who is a Leader?
Are you Indra - chasing success, or Vishnu - with success chasing you? Who is a leader? What are ideal leadership qualities?
Leadership: Indra v/s Vishnu
Tools of A Leader
Ram: The Ideal Leader!
Parshuram to Buddha: Leadership in Different Business Cycles
Episode 3. Dharma and Dharma Sankat
Principles, not rules, define the Indian way of living. What is the dharma of business?
Dharma and Dharma Sankat
Relationship between Owner & Organisation
Ramayana v/s Mahabharat: Contextual Leadership
Episode 4. Modern Day Business Dilemmas
Leadership celebrates creativity, innovation and risk taking. Modern governance standards emphasize the need to de-risk!
CEO v/s Board: Conflict?
Can the End Justify the Means?
Episode 5. Education: The Indian case study method
Modern education and training systems ignore the age old belief, that knowledge can never only be given, it must also be taken.
Transfer of Knowledge to Next Generation
Vikram Vetaal: The Indian Case Study Method
Part 2: Learn How Ancient Business Stories Enhance Modern Business Management. MRP Rs. 999
Episode 1. Measurement: What are you worth?
Corporations today are obsessed with the need to measure! But can everything be measured? Is it true that if you can't measure it you can't manage it?
What can be Measured?
Objective v/s Subjective Reality
Episode 2. Khandavaprastha:
The environment fights back!
Thousands of years ago, mythology anticipated the conflict between business and the environment, between development and sustainability. But can there be any creation without destruction?
Creation of Culture, Destruction of Nature
Pralaya: The Environment Fights back
Episode 3. Property: Brothers in Battle!
Property has been at the center of every epic battle in India. And brothers on either side! Are we defined by who we are or what we have?
Brothers at War: From Baali to Bharat
Self v/s Self Image
Laxman & the Loyalty Lesson
Episode 4. Discrimination!
We worship several thousand avatars of divinity... irrespective of their gender or caste. Yet India is infamous for the persecution of its women and an entrenched caste system.
Is Man Superior to Woman?
Creation of Hierarchy
Death of the Thinker
Episode 5. Jugaad: The Indian Way of Doing Business!
The famous Indian head shake...not yes, not no, but maybe! Always looking for a way out. Do we have scant regard for rules or structures? Are we fatalistic or Laidback? What explains the ‘chalta hai’ attitude and ‘Jugaadu’ approach?