Ringside View

After working with scores of corporations and executive leaders over the past twenty years on matters relating to business and sustainability, I have come to the conclusion that there are fundamentally four distinctive mindsets of executives when it comes to …

Sustainability strategy of a company is not all about carbon footprint or ecological impact on future generations. A holistic and progressive employee engagement is also an integral part. Employee engagement so far has focussed on learning and development, physical safety, …

“Cost is a fact; price is a policy; and value is an opinion,” said Wheldon’s book on Cost Accounting in the early 1950s. In the last two columns I covered the first two. Here, allow me to dabble on the …

Many years ago, when Mother Teresa began her work in Pune, I saw her one day pick a beggar from the street and admit him in her Missionaries of Charity. That Mother Teresa did it is palpable but not when …