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Mr. Kanoria – “Humble as a child”

This past September, while in New York City, I had the pleasure of sitting with Hemant Kanoria, Chairman and Managing Director of Srei Infrastructure Finance, Ltd., and Trustee of the Kanoria Foundation, which holds a total asset base of nearly 10 billion US dollars. I was struck by how joyfully he studied the menu, totally [...]

By |December 1st, 2016|News|0 Comments

Nadia Murad Awarded Prestigious Peace Prize

Nadia Murad’s impact as a human rights activist has caught international attention for the victims of human trafficking and other brutal deeds of the Islamic State. On the 10th of October 2016, Yazidi survivors, Nadia Murad and Lamiya Aji Bashar, were presented with the forth Vaclav Havel Human Rights Prize by European leaders in Strasbourg, [...]

By |November 8th, 2016|News|0 Comments

We All Deserve Peace

“Being a survivor of genocide comes with great responsibility – for I am the lucky one”, says Nadia Murad Basee Taha. In September, Anne Biging, CEO of Healing Hotels of the World, and the entire audience at Annual Meeting of the Clinton Global Intiative in New York, held their breath in the presence of Nadia – [...]

By |October 19th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Leadership ABCs – The Little Things Make a Big Difference

There are a finite number of key insights or teachings that I use regularly in my work with individuals and with groups. These are basic practices that carried the day with the original client and that continue to improve workplace functionality and catalyze increased productivity for individuals and teams across a broad spectrum of sectors [...]

By |July 27th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Sustainable Producers – the Ups and Downs

While walking down the streets of Kreuzberg in Berlin the other day, I noticed that a lot of “green stores” have been popping up. More vegetarian and vegan cafes, more eco-friendly clothing, fair trade products and upcycling stores have set up shop. This “green trend” isn’t only growing in Berlin, but all over the world. [...]

By |July 7th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Baby Steps Toward Sustainability

The other day I was helping a friend move to his new home. Once I arrived in the empty apartment, I realized that he still had a lot of work ahead of him. He would need kitchenware, towels, bedsheets, toiletries, cleaning supplies and of course furniture. This got me thinking about possible sustainable alternatives. Why [...]

By |June 29th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Has Feminism Failed?

...and does it need a radical rethink? Last month I saw the movie Suffragette with a couple of girlfriends. We were left with enormous gratitude for the fight that those early lady foot soldiers of the Feminist movement made so that we could earn the right to vote, to work (not just labor), to have [...]

By |June 27th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Are Fat Burning Supplements Safe for Health?

Fat burning supplements are generally composed of the constituents that are responsible of speeding up our body metabolism. In a process to loose weight we some times neglect certain factors that needs equal attention and follow ups. Fat burning supplements are basically a mixture content of several ingredients that react differently for different body. It [...]

By |June 19th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Travel! It’s Like Going To Church…

I've been fortunate enough to be in the presence of His Holiness the Dalai Lama twice in my life and hopefully will have the opportunity again. When lucky enough to share the same space with one who has reached such a level of permanent peace and enlightenment, you stand at attention and hope that even [...]

By |June 15th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Irresistible: Soulful Economy

Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever, illustrates that a soulful economy, one of the key topics of the HEALING SUMMIT, is not a futuristic dream, as doing well by doing good is already happening! “We are seeing more companies step up their conversion to a more responsible business model”, said Polman in an interview with huffingtonpost.com. [...]

By |May 11th, 2016|News|0 Comments