When I was young, I would always take a break between my studies. I would not miss my favourite Chitrahaar or Sunday evening movie as well as make time to go for a walk and chat with family. Taking a break enhanced my productivity and recharged me to stay motivated…


Everyone wants to achieve more in less time. More projects, more success, more fun, more wealth… it’s a race against time. The world is cluttered with products and services. However, productivity cannot be forced; the more you try to force it, the more it evades you.

I enjoy the challenge…


The opening scene of the movie ‘Gandhi’ revers Gandhiji as a man without an official title, office, wealth, property, scientific achievement or artistic gift. He was simple and humble, yet he became a spokesman for the consciousness of mankind. I was so inspired and intrigued to learn what facilitated him…


I was born happy and playful like any other baby. My experiences camouflaged that natural instinct and my ability to be happy became conditional upon events and outcomes. A life threatening incident triggered the need to rediscover the source of happiness. After a few years of tribulations and explorations, I…


Listening to Olympians Neeraj Chopra and Bajrang Punia, I was inspired by their single minded dedication to achieving excellence in their sports. Maintaining a fit body and mind are basic requirements for pursuing their passion. …


I have always enjoyed new experiences — travelling to new places, trying new assignments, new activities, sports, crossing an emotional barrier — every year I try something new to push my boundaries. I am driven by the thrill of exploration.

We are born explorers. Till I did not understand this…


The ability to look at the brighter side of life is a gift. Many people get engulfed with what’s missing and forget to enjoy the abundance of life. Living with trust in life was innate to me. Being simplistic and innocent, it would not even strike me to be cautious…


When I wrote the title, the sheer possibility of being in control of my life was totally inspiring. I used to blame circumstances for my pain but, I was happy to take ownership of my successes. All the frustration, anger and disappointments was dumped onto the world, while all the…


It’s lonely at the top, is a common cry of leaders. This perception is not limited to just leaders. The fear of aloneness is common to all human beings. This fear makes us step out to build relationships, have children, get married, acquire a home, form communities.

We spend our…


Authentic leadership’s key purpose is to develop a sense of belonging, shared values and success with a high level of self-awareness. Authenticity creates enthusiasm and eliminates uncertainty. Thinking ahead, making
courageous decisions and, more importantly, implementing them creates a framework in which the team can take on greater responsibility. …

Arka Leadership

To develop authentic leaders in the world, who live life successfully and joyfully.

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