Growing out of the Box

  I have been invited by Don Bosco Publication, which reaches out to families and communities globally, to share my thoughts on the theme ‘Accompany the Youth for a Bright Future’. My previous post for the publication was focussed on how families can ensure they have a better chance of their children bringing forward the best versions of themselves, and this time around, I have decided to share some of my learnings on the topic of embracing a Growth Mindset.   I was watching a Vinod Khosla interview recently. For the uninitiated, he is amongst the bigger Indian names in...

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Not Just Another Brick In The Wall…

  I have been invited by Don Bosco Publication, which reaches out to families and communities globally, to share my thoughts on the theme of Family for their Jan 2016 New Year publication. Shoutout to Mrs Diana Charles*, former faculty member, St. Columba’s School, New Delhi (India) who suggested this to me, as also Fr Joaquim Lobo, Don Bosco, who was kind enough to reach me on a call the very next day, to make this happen.   I have chosen to contribute by pitching in with a post to help families help their kids navigate their inherent curiosity and interests to pursue...

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‘Don’t leave a Better Planet for the Kids, Leave Better Kids for the Planet’ – Ok, How about Both?

  A TED talk that made me smile in a long long time, especially when you keep reading about Prof Clayton Christensen predicting 50% of US Universities to go bankrupt within the next 15 years… Worth every single second of your time… !         For those who would love to experiment with the SOLE Tool Kit (read Parents/ Teachers who want their kids to discover their inner Superhero): CLICK HERE   Curious to see what happens when we try to use, internalize and unleash a SOLE or similar environments across schools, homes, clubs and non-profits.  ...

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