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“Much like a potter shaping clay on the wheel, authors shape their ideas till it takes the definite form of a story.”
Deepika Murthy is a Bangalore based organizational psychologist turned writer. After working in the IT industry for 8 years, she decided to listen to her life-long calling - writing. Her first book 'Liitle Indians' is immensely popular and was listed in the ‘50 Indian books every parent must read to their child’ by ‘The Alternative’. Read her inspirational story-
"The opening ceremony of Olympics is forever etched in my memory. Many 5 am mornings and grueling days were all worth the Olympic experience."
Nisha Millet is a swimmer and coach from Bangalore who, represented India in the 2000 Sydney Olympics and won the Arjuna award from the President. Her swimming career began at the young age of 9. Read her journey from the time she was afraid of water to never-ending love for the same
"You just have to give your ‘everything’ to your career"
Abhay Jodhpurkar is a singer from Indore and now calls Chennai his home. He has been trained at AR Rahman’s KM Music conservatory. His debut hit song ‘Moongil Thottam’ from Mani Ratnam’s Kadal is a favorite amongst all who appreciate Tamil music. Read to know his inspiring story
"Good business outcomes can be achieved without losing our inherent ability to share, care and prosper"
Susheel Nair is the founder of ‘Vriksh’ – a restaurant-cum-wellness space in Yelahanka, North Bangalore. Moving from a 15 year career in the corporate world, he’s now on the path of running what he calls an ‘enlightened enterprise’.
"I created ‘From Mug to Mike’ for all those bathroom singers who’d like to graduate from mug to mike!"
Sunil Koshy believes that anybody can sing and dreams to empower bathroom singers across the globe using his unique platform - From Mug to Mike. This is his story
"To a budding dermatologist - you must know when to put an end to interventions and educate your patients."
Dr. Aparna Santhanam wears multiple hats - she is a renowned dermatologist, cosmetologist, writer, strategic consultant. Read how it all happened for her.
“As a clinical psychologist, I like the fact that I get to see people so close up, so intimate. It can’t leave you untouched.”
Sadia Raval talks about how fulfilling it is to be a clinical psychologist. She is the founder and chief psychologist at Inner Space Counseling center, in Mumbai.This is her story
After a pretty long and rewarding career of close to fifteen years in the fields ranging from steel, to IT and finally to analytics, Kalpana Subbaramappa is currently pursuing one of her umpteen dreams of being an entrepreneur. She works with Protrack Education and designs and runs programs for the analytics talent industry Sometimes you meet people in …
Sadia Raval is a clinical psychologist and the founder and chief psychologist at Inner Space Counseling center, in Mumbai. How did a career in clinical psychology happen for you? I scored decently in Grade 10. My friends were enrolling into the science and commerce streams. I followed suit and applied for the commerce stream at …
Aneesh Vidyashankar is a young and very successful violinist living in Bangalore. His first performance was at the age of 7 and a half! I met Aneesh at the comfort of his home, in a beautiful neighborhood in Bangalore. Aneesh has been trained under Mr. SR Vidyashankar an established violinist and his father too! Mr Vidyashankar also is into the derivatives …
Ekalavya Bhattacharya is the head of Digital at MTV – which is one the most established digital brands in India. Ekalavya has had a superlative career with stints at Pagalguy.com , WATConsult, Contests2win, Zapak and Viacom18 dotted with multiple awards and appreciation. Ekalavya, please take us through your life and career so far. My parents were in the Indian Army. So, we moved …
Sunil Koshy is an IT engineer, a singer and a man on a mission. He has started a movement called ‘From Mug to Mike’ through which he trains aspiring singers through workshops and facilitates their recordings at a studio. He hosts music shows where his students perform! He believes that anybody can sing and dreams …