From the desk of Ram Charan

Fathers Day

My business acumen comes from my father, I am endlessly grateful for his humility and guidance. He walked eight miles from a …

Globalization

President Biden’s trip to Asia is real. It is his first trip and a harbinger of what is to come. This space …

Sustainability Practices

The train is leaving the station, it’s time to get on. Change your habits. Then, change the habits of your associates, employees, …

Inflation Rising

The universal truth about Inflation: It eats cash. So, it takes more cash for the same volume of business. Now, Inflation has …

Raw Talent

There’s no such thing as a shortage of talent. You need to reframe your mindset. If your company isn’t gaining enough attraction, …

Legacy

Someone once asked me: “Ram, what would you want to be remembered for?” In my culture, we don’t ask the American question …

Learning

My motive every day is a new opportunity to learn. I get to talk to a business leader every day. I make …

MothersDay

Although I left India when I was 15 years old, my mother’s philosophies have continued to greatly resonate with me. Every day, …

Boards

Your board can either be a competitive advantage or a destroyer of value. As a director of companies ranging from America, China, …

Communicate

COMMUNICATE, not once, but REPEATEDLY. One of the most challenging periods for businesses is inflation. When confronted with such a situation, leaders …

Sustainability

Covid-19 served as a wake-up call, forcing businesses to prioritize sustainability and profitable growth with a solid plan. Aside from limiting waste …

Talent Shortage

I was on a call the other day with a CEO of a global company and he asked me: “What can I …