Effective leadership qualities – leadership self-regulation

Trishit Banerjee This post marks the culmination of the first year of Kay Leadership Academy.  On this occasion, I thought of publishing an interview with Trishit Banerjee, a budding “young” leader.  All of 16 years, Trishit is an accomplished poet, a board exam topper and  a school captain.  His book A little bud learns to …

Microsoft’s new CEO Satya Nadella’s leadership style revealed

Microsoft You will never get a second chance to make a first impression! MicroSoft has appointed its third CEO in about 37 years.  Satya Nadella took over from Steve Ballmer on February 4, 2014 amidst very different circumstances.  Each of the three leaders have had different leadership styles. This was not a “shoe-in” appointment.  Steve …

How to successfully build and deliver an election speech

An election speech is a very valuable, important and powerful communication tool.  All other things being equal, a stirring election speech has the power to shift a large section of the electorate in favor of the candidate.  Alternatively, if the candidate botches up the speech, the opposition can gain ground without delivering their speech.  The …