K C R Raja

378 Added | 14 Magazines | 13 Likes | 25 Following | 56 Followers | @kcrr | Mentor working in management education and education management. Founder Director, University of Mumbai's Garware Institute of Career Education and Development, Former Director, S P Jain Institute of Management and Research.Earlier worked in Metal Box, India for twenty years in the Marketing/ Commercial stream and headed Market Research and later, Marketing , Paper and Plastics.Closely associated for many years with the Bombay Management Association and Ahmedabad Management Association in designing and conducting programmes . Currently located in Bangalore.

Emotional Intelligence Has 12 Elements. Which Do You Need to Work On?

Esther is a well-liked manager of a small team. Kind and respectful, she is sensitive to the needs of others. She is a problem solver; she tends to see setbacks as opportunities. She’s always engaged and is a source of calm to her colleagues. Her manager feels lucky to have such an easy direct …

Leadership

LinkedIn Profile Checklist, Free Break Into Tech Checklist

Request Your Free Checklist Now:<p>"<i>LinkedIn Profile Checklist</i>"<p>Perfect your LinkedIn profile with a step-by-step checklist from the former manager of …

Why Smart Entrepreneurs Don't Ask For Advice, They Ask For This Instead

While giving advice might feel good, stepping back and sharing experiences can often be more helpful.<p>Business owners are often looking for advice on strategies, tactics, and key decisions. However, while offering straight up advice might seem like an obvious solution, in the big picture, …

Self-improvement

Use Einstein’s Educational Philosophy to Boost Your Learning

The Mission News: October 25, 2017<p>“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.” -Albert Einstein<p>Last week, we …

Learn Like Leonardo da Vinci

The Mission News: October 18, 2017<p>I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; …

THAT PENUMBRA OF APPROBATION – K C R Raja – Medium

THAT PENUMBRA OF APPROBATION<p>“There is no penumbra of approbation round the theory of equilibrium. Equilibrium is just equilibrium.” Discuss.<p>Yes, this …

Do we need a new kind of economics?

The widespread public suspicion of economics and economists should be obvious to anyone who cares to notice. It is a disenchantment captured well in …

The neuroscience of motivation—and how it can change your life

Whether you’re an entrepreneur, freelancer, or manager, there’s no underestimating the power of motivation.<p>Motivation is what energizes, maintains, …

The Brain

Mentors and Lighthouses

<i>“Lighthouses don’t go running all over an island looking for boats to save; they just stand there shining.” ~</i><i>ANNE LAMOTT</i><p>We are the makers of our own …

Fast Company 30 Second MBA

How do you generate innovation in your company? "A lot of people think that innovation is just having your great idea. But a lot of it is just moving …

Colleges are teaching economics backwards

“The world has changed, the syllabus hasn't.” That’s the motto of the Post-Crash Economics Society, a group of students at the University of Manchester who demand reforms to the way undergraduate economics is taught in light of the worldwide economic crisis. Similar activism is occurring in other …

A warning from Bill Gates, Elon Musk, and Stephen Hawking

“The automation of factories has already decimated jobs in traditional manufacturing, and the rise of artificial intelligence is likely to extend …

Elon Musk

3 Trends that Will Define Our Future

This week, I am in Japan teaching a course on business and law in a digital world. To prepare the next generation for the future, it is necessary to …

Stephen Hawking

Explainer: What is a social entrepreneur?

Social entrepreneurship is a growing global movement. More and more universities are offering courses on social entrepreneurship, with social …

12 social entrepreneurs who are changing the world

I am delighted to announce the Schwab Foundation’s 2016 Social Entrepreneur of the Year awardees, who will join the world’s largest network of …

Innovation

Meet the Social Entrepreneurs of the year 2017

I am thrilled to announce the Schwab Foundation's 2017 Social Entrepreneur of the Year Awardees. Social entrepreneurs are people who harness the …

World Economic Forum

3 reasons why social enterprises fail — and what we can learn from them

Leticia Gasca, Executive Director at the Failure Institute.<p>When a tech startup fails, it’s inevitably a harsh time for the founder, the employees, …

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The intellectual diversity we need

TEMPE, Ariz.<p>Encouraging developments are as welcome as they are rare in colleges and universities that cultivate diversity in everything but thought. Fortunately, state legislatures, alumni and philanthropists are planting little academic platoons that will make campuses less intellectually …

Great Books

5 Biggest Barriers to Education Technology

Technology has been integrated in almost every other aspect of our lives today, so why is there a lag in some classrooms and districts?The post 5 …

Education Technology

REGISTRATION OF RESIDENTIAL APARTMENTS – KARNATAKA

This post is triggered by our own curiosity. We were trying to identify how many of the residential apartments are being registered under the …

Free Up iPhone Space With These Hidden Tricks

It’s 2017 and I still often witness this soul-crushing scene: A friend goes to take a photo only to realize he doesn’t have any more space on his iPhone (soul crush 1). Then he frantically deletes apps or photos (soul crush 2). Finally, he can take a picture…of his latte (soul crush 3).<p>Deleting a …

iOS

The Mahatma and the Poet: Tagore’s Letters to Gandhi on Power, Morality, and Science

Between 1915 and 1941, <b>Mahatma Gandhi</b> (October 2, 1869–January 30, 1948) exchanged a series of letters with Indian poet, philosopher, and celebrated creative spirit <b>Rabindranth Tagore</b> (May 7, 1861–August 7, 1941), debating such subjects as truth, freedom, democracy, courage, education, and the future …

Here's What London Looked Like In 1931

London in 1931 was on the cusp of change.<p>The Roaring 20s were over; the Hungry 30 were about to begin. The era of the Bright Young Things officially …