Tata Stories

A Book Reading Session on the book, #TATA STORIES: 40 Timeless Tales to Inspire You authored by Harish Bhatt.

Date : 25th September 2021


Indian boss at work

A Book Reading Session on the book, The Indian Boss at Work : Thinking Global Acting Indian authored by Steve Correa.

Date : 28th August 2021


the right choice

A Book Reading Session on the book, The Right Choice : Resolving 10 Career Dilemmas For Extraordinary Success authored by Shiv Shivakumar.

The session was conducted by Mr Raghavan Neelakandan – President, Lucas Indian Service, Chennai.

Date : 31st July 2021


Bond To Baba
BDB BOOK CLUB 9th ANNIVERSARY

An Interactive session with author, Dr R A Mashelkar on his book, Leapfrogging to Pole-vaulting : Creating the Magic of Radical yet Sustainable Transformation (co-authored by Mr Ravi Pandit)


Date : 2nd November 2019


Doodles on Leadership

An Interactive Session with author R Gopalakrishnan on his book, Doodles on Leadership

Date : 28th September 2019

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monkey theory

An Interactive session with author, Sfurti Sahare on her book, The Monkey Theory : Conquer Your Mental Chatter


Date : 31st August 2019

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Inner Engineering - Sadhguru

Discussion on the book, Inner Engineering : A Yogi’s Guide to Joy authored by SadhguruThe book was presented by Anantharaman Subramaniyan


Date
: 27th July 2019

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Between you and me An Interactive Session with author Atul Khanna on his book, Between You and Me : Flight to Societal Moksha
Date : 29th June 2019
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Atomic Habits An Interactive Quiz based learning Session by Choose To Thinq on Atomic Habits authored by James Clear
Date
: 25th May 2019Photo Album  : Photo Gallery

The Kabir Way An Interactive Session with author Mandar Karanjkar on his book, The Kabir Way : Actionable Insights for Organizations and Individuals
Date : 27th April 2019
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influence

Discussion on the book, Influence : The Psychology of Persuasion authored by Dr Robert B. Cialdini

The presentation done by Vikram Chandgude


Date : 30th March 2019

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crash An Interactive Session with author R Gopalakrishnan on his book, Crash : Lessons from the Entry and Exit of CEOs
Date : 16th February 2019
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inside the c suit An Interactive Session with author Jayaram Easwaran on his book, Inside the C-Suite : 21 Lessons from Top Management to Get Your Way in Business and in Life
Date : 19th January 2019
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Made in India Manager An Interactive Session with authors R Gopalakrishnan & Dr Ranjan Banerjee on their book, The Made-in-India Manager
Date
: 15th December 2018Photo Album  : Photo Gallery

Sponge by Ambi Parameswaran An Interactive Session with author, Ambi Parameswaran on his book, SPONGE : Leadership Lessons I Learnt From My Clients
Date : 24th November 2018
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Bond To Baba
BDB BOOK CLUB ANNIVERSARY

An Interactive Session with Author, Ninad Karpe on his book, Bond to Baba : Successful Strategies


Date : 27th October 2018

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Everyone Has An Eye On Your Wallet An Interactive session with Author Chenthil R Iyer on his book Everyone Has An Eye On Your Wallet, Do You? : How To Take Charge Of Your Finances
Date : 29th September 2018
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Being Happy Discussion on the book, Being Happy! : A Handbook to Greater Confidence & Security
Date : 25th August 2018
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Master Opportunity and Make it Big An Interactive session with Author Richard Rothman on his book, Master Opportunity and Make it Big
Date : 28th July 2018, Saturday
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Smash Innovation An Interactive Session with author Dr Gopichand Katragadda, Group CTO, Tata Sons on his book, SMASH Innovation
Date : 30th June 2018
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the-power-of-moments An Interactive Quiz based learning Session by Choose To Thinq on The Power of Moments
Date : 26th May 2018
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Sell by Subroto Bagchi An Interactive Session with author Subroto Bagchi on his book, Sell : The Art, the Science, the Witchcraft
Date : 28th April 2018, Saturday
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Unlock the real power of ideation An Interactive Session with author R Sridhar on his book, Unlock The Real Power of Ideation
Date : 24th March 2018
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biography of innovations An Interactive Session with author R Gopalakrishnan on his book, A Biography of Innovations : From Birth to Maturity
Date : 24th February 2018, Saturday
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They Inspire - Bijay Nair An Interactive Session with author Lt Cdr Bijay Nair on his book, They Inspire
Date : 20th January 2018
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Kabeer in Korporates

An Interactive Session with author Gurucharan Gandhi on his book, Kabeer in Korporates : Corporate Lessons from a Great Mystic


Date: 16th December 2017

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When Change Happens An Interactive Session with author Lalit Jagtiani on his book, When Change Happens : A Story of Organisational Transformation
Date : 18th November 2017, Saturday
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Curious Marketer

7th Anniversary Celebration

An Interactive Session with author Harish Bhat on his book, The Curious Marketer : Expeditions in Branding and Consumer Behaviour


Date: 28th October 2017, Saturday

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Navigating the maze An Interactive Session with authors Bharat and Savita Wakhlu on their book, Navigating the Maze: Simple, Smarter Strategies to Fast-track Success
Date : 23rd September 2017, Saturday
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You too can An Interactive session with Author, Prakash Iyer on his book, You Too Can
Date : 19th August 2017, Saturday
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One Wholesome World An Interactive session with Author Arun Wakhlu on his book, One Wholesome World : Awakening Perspectives and Inspiring Actions for a World That Benefits All
Date : 29th July 2017
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The Economic Times - SME Activator 2017

The Economic Times – SME Activator Conference

Mr R V Krishnan was the speaker at this event.


Date : 29th June 2017, Thursday


How will you measure your life An Interactive Quiz based learning Session by Choose To Thinq on ‘How Will You Measure Your Life?’
Date : 24th June 2017, Saturday
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3rd EA Summit Gurugram

3rd Edition Executive Assistants Leadership Summit

BDB India was the Knowledge Partner for the event.


Date : 8th June 2017, Thursday

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how not to be wrong

Presentation on the book, How Not to be Wrong : The Hidden Maths of Everyday Life written by Jordan EllenbergThe book was presented by Vasu Ramanujam.


Date : 27th May 2017, Saturday

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cx strategy summit 2017

Strategic Sourcing Summit 2017

BDB India was the Knowledge Partner for the event.


Date : 26th May 2017, Friday


As is what is - Pramod Chaudhari

An Interactive Session with author Pramod Chaudhari on his book, As is What is


Date : 29th April 2017, Saturday

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cx strategy summit 2017

CX Strategy Summit 2017

BDB India was the Strategy Partner for the event.


Date : 26th April 2017, Wednesday

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Dhoni Win

Mr Rudrasen Sitoleh presented the book The One Thing : The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results written by authors Gary Keller and Jay Papasan.

and

An Interactive Session with Author Ms Sfurti Sahare on her book, Think and Win like Dhoni


Date : 25th March 2017, Saturday

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Leadership Summit 20172nd Edition Executive Assistants Leadership Summit

BDB India was the Knowledge Partner for the event.


Date : 17th March 2017, Friday

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nawab-noodles-ambi

An Interactive Session with author Ambi Parameswaran on his book, Nawabs, Nu*es, Noodles


Date : 25th February 2017, Saturday

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International Tooling Summit 2017BDB India was the Knowledge Partner for the event.


Date : 9th-10th February 2017


2nd Strategy Leaders SummitBDB India was the Knowledge Partner for the event.


Date : 10th February 2017


Unleash Creativity

Book Launch and an interactive session with author, Madan Birla on his book, Enjoy Balance and Unleash Creativity : Five Steps to a Happier, Healthier and Successful Life


Date : 21st January 2017, Saturday

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linchpin

Discussion on the book, Linchpin – Are You Indispensable? authored by Seth Godin


Date : 17th December 2016, Saturday

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CII West Tech Summit 2016Technology Summit & Platform

BDB India was the Strategic Partner for this event.


Date : 16th December 2016, Friday


Leadership Summit 2016Executive Assistants Leadership Summit

BDB India was the Knowledge Partner for this event.


Date : 8th December 2016, Thursday


Working Out Of The Box

An interactive session with author, Aparna Piramal Raje on her book, Working Out of the Box : 40 Stories of Leading CEOs


Date : 26th November 2016, Saturday

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CII Welding Conference 2016Welding Innovation, Challenges and Application in India

BDB India was the Knowledge Partner for this event.


Date : 16th November 2016, Wednesday


three box solution

6th Anniversary Celebration!!!

Discussion on the book, The Three Box Solution : A Strategy for Leading Innovation authored by Vijay Govindarajan


Date : 22nd October 2016, Saturday

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Discussion on the book, Practising The Power of Now : Meditations and Exercises and Core Teachings for Living the Liberated Life authored by Eckhart Tolle


Date : 24th September 2016, Saturday

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An Interactive session with author Virender Kapoor on his book, Innovation : The Einstein Way


Date : 27th August 2016, Saturday

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Discussion on book Brilliant Orange : The Neurotic Genius of Dutch Football written by David Winner


Date : 30th July 2016, Saturday

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An interactive session with author Commander Dilip Donde on his book The First Indian


Date : 25th June 2016, Saturday

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Discussion on book Triggers


Date : 28th May 2016, Saturday

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An Interactive Quiz based Session on BETTER DECISION MAKING


Date : 30th April 2016, Saturday

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An Interactive session with author Mr Raghu Raman on his book Everyman’s War : Strategy, Security and Terrorism in India.


Date : 26th March 2016, Saturday

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An Interactive session with author Mr Amardeep Singh on his book Lost Heritage : The Sikh Legacy in Pakistan.


Date : 12th March 2016, Saturday

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An Interactive session with author Mr Girish Konkar on his book Sshhh..It’s Not a Secret – Transformational Leadership & Life Mastery


Date : 27th February 2016, Saturday

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An Interactive session with author Mr Uday Karanjkar on his book Gita Bodh


Date : 30th January 2016, Saturday

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An Interactive session with author Mr R Gopalakrishnan Director, Tata Sons Limited on his book Six Lenses Vignettes of Success, Career and Relationships


Date : 23rd January 2016, Saturday

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Video Link : https://youtu.be/yQ2pu38UkN4


An Interactive Session with Author Dr Loretta G Breuning on her book Habits of a Happy Brain


Date : 19th December 2015, Saturday

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An Interactive Session with Author Dr Radhakrishnan Pillai on his book Chanakya in You – Adventures of a Modern Kingmaker


Date : 28th November 2015, Saturday

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5th Anniversary Celebration


Date : 31st October 2015, Saturday

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Sohin Lakhani, CEO, Embassy Books, In conversation with Mr Subhasish Chakraborty Founder, Chairman and Managing Director of DTDC on his biography, Dream, Dare, Deliver : The Inspirational Journey of Subhasish Chakraborty and the making of DTDC.


Date : 26th September 2015, Saturday

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An Interactive Session with Author Parag Kulkarni on his book Knowledge Innovation Strategy – Why Cats Don’t Take Part in the Rat Race


Date : 29th August 2015, Saturday

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An Interactive Session with Author Baba Prasad on his book Nimble : How Intelligences Can Create Agile Companies and Wise Leaders
Date : 25th July 2015, Saturday
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An Interactive Session with Author Minocher Patel on his book Ordinary to Extraordinary
Date : 27th June 2015, Saturday
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Mr David Akov, Consul General of Israel in Mumbai presented the book, Start-up Nation: The Story of Israel’s Economic Miracle authored by Dan Senor and Soul Singer.
Date : 30th May 2015, Saturday
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An Interactive Session with Author Vikram Kamat on his book Sales Magic : The Secret to Bringing Magic into your Selling and the book, What the Customer Wants You To Know : How Everybody Needs to Think Differently about Sales authored by Ram Charan
Date : 25th April 2015, Saturday
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An Interactive Session with Author Mehrab Irani on his book Mad Money Journey : A Financial Adventure
Date : 14th March 2015, Saturday
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An Interactive Session with Author Virender Kapoor on his book PQ – Passion Quotient : How it Matters More than IQ
Date : 14th February 2015, Saturday
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In conversation with author Sudha Menon on her book Gifted : Inspiring Stories of people with Disabilities and Screening of a short film, Lost & Found directed by Avi Vasu.
Date : 31st January 2015, Saturday
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Book discussed : Why Nations Fail – The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson.
Date : 20th December 2014, Saturday
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In conversation with Mr P P Chhabria on his book There’s No Such Thing as a Self-Made Man
Date : 29th November 2014, Saturday
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4th Anniversary Celebration!!!In conversation with Amit Chatterjee on his book Ascent – A Practising Manager’s Growth Mantra


Date : 18th October 2014, Saturday

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Book discussed : Bad Leadership authored by Barbara Kellerman
Date : 27th September, 2014, Saturday
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In conversation with Mansoor Khan on his book The Third Curve
Date : 21st September, 2014
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Book discussed : Made to Stick: Why some ideas take hold and others come unstuck authored by Chip Heath, Dan Heath
Date : 30th August, 2014
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Book discussed : The Last Lecture – Lessons In Living authored by Randy Pausch
Date : 26th July, 2014
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In Conversation with Mr Madan Birla And Launch of His New Book “Unleashing Creativity and Innovation – Nine Lessons from Nature for Enterprise Growth and Career Success”
Date : 7th July 2014

Learning from Leonardo – Decoding the Notebooks of a Genius authored by Fritjof Capra
Date : 28th June 2014
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Special Interactive Session : In Conversation With Ravi Venkatesan, Former Chairman of Microsoft India on his new book, Conquering The Chaos – Win in India, Win Everywhere
Date : 4th June 2014
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In Conversation with C Balagopal, author of “On a Clear Day, You Can See India”
Date : May 31st, 2014
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In Conversation with Radhakrishnan Pillai, author of “Corporate Chanakya”
and “Corporate Chanakya’s 7 Secrets of Leadership”


Date : Apr 26th, 2014

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In Conversation with Gouri Dange


Date : Mar 22nd, 2014

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can be accessed here :https://goo.gl/onsYfd


Drive by Daniel Pink And The Power of Habit


Date : Feb 22nd, 2014


An Interactive Session with Dr Raghunath Mashelkar on his book Reinventing India.


Date : Jan 18th, 2014


The Secret of Leadership by Prakash Iyer presented by Sudarshan Gadhave

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Presentation by Author Malti Bhojwani on her book, Don’t Think of a Blue Ball


Date : Dec 21st, 2013


The Elephant Catchers by Subroto Bagchi. Interaction with author on Conference Call.


Date : Nov 30th, 2013


3rd Anniversary Celebration!!!

Quiz conducted by Quizmaster Vasu Ramanujam

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A Session on the Wisdom of lesser-known books by Vikram Chandgude


Date : Oct 26th, 2013


In Conversation with Author Ashwin Sanghi


Date : Sept 21st, 2013


Lean In – Women, Work, And The Will To Lead by Sheryl Sandberg


Date : Aug 31st, 2013


From Smart To Wise – Acting And Leading With Wisdom by Prasad Kaipa and Navi Radjou

Authors participated via Skype!


Date : July 27th, 2013


The Magic Of Thinking Big by David Schwartz

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Legacy by Sudha Menon


Date : Jun 29th, 2013


8 Steps to Innovation : Going From Jugaad to Excellence by Vinay Dabholkar and Rishikesha Krishnan

Authors participated via Skype!


Date : May 25th, 2013


Blind Spot – Hidden Biases of Good People by Mahzarin Banaji and Anthony Greenwald


Date : Apr 27th, 2013


Organisation Schizophrenia – Impact on Customer Service Quality by Gopal K Gureja (Former Director, Thermax Limited)


Date : Mar 30th, 2013


18 Minutes: Find Your Focus, Master Distraction, and Get the Right Things Done by Peter Bregman

Followed by a Book Reading session on Kith and Kin – Chronicles of a Clan by author Sheila Kumar.


Date : Feb 23rd, 2013


Social media Simplified : Twitter, Facebook – Beyond casual networking by V. Haryal and A. Pillai.

Followed by a 45 minute presentation on An Introduction to Comparative Mythology by Ms Neha Sharma, an expert on
the topic who teaches at the Symbiosis Centre for Liberal Arts.


Date : Jan 19th, 2013


Special Book Reading Session with Mr R. Gopalakrishnan on his latest book What the CEO Really Wants From You – The 4 As
for Managerial Success.


Date : Dec 15th, 2012


Special Book Reading Session with author Dr. Reina Khadilkar on her book Oh! To Be a Lady Surgeon.


Date : Nov 24th, 2012


2nd Anniversary Celebration!!!

a Special Book Reading Session with Mr Jayant Umranikar, IPS (Retd) on his book Police Reforms in India – A Sisyphean Saga.


Date : Oct 27th, 2012


BDB Book Club presented a Special Book Reading Session with Mr. Gurcharan Das on his new book India Grows at Night.


Date : Oct 13th, 2012


Since its launch in October 2010, BDB Book Club members have read a number of interesting non-fiction books.  To name a few:

Small Wonder – The Making Of The Nano by Philip Chacko, Christabelle Noronha and Sujata Agarwal

When the Penny Drops – Learning What’s Not Taught by R Gopalakrishnan

Competing For The Future by C K Prahalad and Gary Hamel

Leading Ladies – Women who inspire India by Sudha Menon

The Corruption Conundrum and Other Paradoxes and Dilemmas by V. Raghunathan

The Elephant, the Tiger, and the Cell Phone by Shashi Tharoor

The Professional by Subroto Bagchi

Imagining India – Ideas for the new century by Nandan Nilekani

The Audacity of Hope by Barack Obama

India After Gandhi by Ramchandra Guha

Leadership and Self Deception by Arbinger Institute

Making India Work by William Nanda Bissel

Managing Radical Change – What Indian Companies Must Do to Become World Class by Christopher A Barlett, Sumantra Ghoshal and Gita Piramal

The Difficulty of Being Good by Gurcharan Das

The Leader Who had no Title by Robin Sharma

The Kabab Maker and The Consultant by Arun Sikka

Steve Jobs : The Exclusive Biography by Walter Isaacson

The Habit of Winning by Prakash Iyer

Diplomacy by Henry Kissinger

The Best Thing About You is You by Anupam Kher

The Last Hundred Days by Patrick McGuinness

India Grows at Night by Gurcharan Das