#26 ‘2017’ My year of being a Change Agent in a Nutshell

As the year 2017 draws to a close, I am left with a deep sense of gratitude and many experiences to be thankful to. This will remain the year, marked forever, that I commenced my journey of Using Self as an instrument of change. Here is my 2017 captured in a nutshell! Creating bonds &…

#25 What Comes will go…

What comes will go, what is found will be lost again. But what you are is beyond coming and going and behind descriptions. You are it!  ~Rumi Join me on Twitter @S_scoops On Linkedin @Shilpa Srikanth

#24 What you Seek…

What you seek is seeking you ~Rumi Join me on Twitter @S_scoops On Linkedin @Shilpa Srikanth

#20 There is more to life than Happiness

Emily Esfahani Smith’s TED Talk on There’s more to life than Happiness featured in the most popular TED talks of 2017. She, very persuasively talks about how everyone, in the pursuit of happiness is missing the big picture of living a meaningful life. Emily emphasizes how a simple shift from chasing happiness to finding purpose and…

#19 Gratitude, a Change Agent’s Journey!

I was reading a brilliant work of David Whyte, Consolations -The Solace, nourishment and underlying meaning of everyday words, and in that a particular chapter on Gratitude. I realized that in 15 more days the year draws to a close, and the timing is just apt to delve on the subject of this week’s Sketchnote…

#18 Leadership & OD Lessons Through Jazz

My organization recently closed the annual week long Learning Week, where we strive to bring the need for learning to the forefront. In that, not necessarily through structured learning, but also through unconventional means of learning, such as music, theatre etc. In this context, we were exposed to Leadership lessons from Jazz. In the 1…

#17 Reflections Post Human Interaction Lab @CSOL TISS

Today’s blog and #sketchnote encompasses my reflections of the 5 most meaningful days invested in the Human Interaction Lab (HIL), as a part of my 14 months course – Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Organization Development and Change (EPGDODC) at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Centre for Social and Organizational Leadership (CSOL). The…