CWIL Readings

Picture Credit: Akshay Sriram, PGDM, 2021.



May 31, 2021

Article Published In : Brain Pickings

The Stoic Antidote to Frustration: Marcus Aurelius on How to keep Your Mental Composure and Emotional Equanimity When People Let You Down

The vast majority of our mental, emotional, and spiritual suffering comes from the violent collision between our expectations and reality. As we dust ourselves off amid the rubble, bruised and indignant, we further pain ourselves with the exertion of staggering emotional energy on outrage at how reality dared defy what we demanded of it.

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May 31, 2021

Article Published In : Arsha Vaidya

The Vision of Rsis

Contemporary Traditional Teacher of Vedanta. His in-depth understanding and nuanced appreciation of Western culture made him that rare teacher who communicated the vision of non-duality to modern listeners. He was able to make one see, with immediacy, the truth of oneself as the whole.

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May 31, 2021

Article Published In : The Ladders

These books can help you become a more mindful person in 2021

An excellent selection of books to take your journey towards living more consciously further. It includes some good reads from eastern wisdom traditions, Taoism and Buddhism.

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May 31, 2021

Article Published In : Springer Professional

Trust Issues and Engaged Buddhism: The Triggers for Skillful Managerial Approaches

A very interesting research article published recently in Journal of Business Ethics. On the basis of in depth interviews of 33 Vietnamese CEOs who are Buddhist practitioners, it looks into how their Buddhist engagement influences their managerial approach to morality as a response to social trust issues.

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May 31, 2021

Article Published In : Wisdom Center

UC San Diego: Science of Wisdom in the Era of the New Pandemics

In this talk, Dr. Jeste reflects on the emerging field of the neurobiology of wisdom, its promise to help alleviate the modern epidemics of loneliness, suicide, and addiction, and ways to nurture and grow this complex trait.

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May 31, 2021

Article Published In : Greater Good

Why Thinking Like a Scientist Is Good for you

About one of the dimensions of wisdom: openness to divergent ideas, the ability to rethink & unlearn, and cognitive flexibility. A new book by Adam Grant The bestselling author of Give & Take and Originals examines the critical art of rethinking: learning to question your opinions & open other people's minds, which can position you for excellence at work & wisdom in life.

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April 16, 2021

Article Published In : Economic Times

Capitalism faces planetary & social risks today - it must be reimagined to strengthen itself

Economist Rebecca Henderson teaches at Harvard Business School. Henderson spoke to Srijana Mitra Das about the private sector’s role in building sustainable ecologies and societies — and a new idea of capitalism

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April 15, 2021

Article Published In : Economics Times

SPJIMR sets up Centre for Wisdom in Leadership (CWIL) to create future ready leaders

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR) has set up a Centre for Wisdom in Leadership (CWIL), which will partner with researchers, social organisations, public policy makers and industry from around the world to design innovative interventions in management education to groom leaders who can address complex issues like climate change, rising inequality, political polarisation and unethical practices.

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April 09, 2021

Article Published In : Mindful

How to Navigate Difficult Conversations

We can’t avoid difficult conversations altogether, but we can navigate them more adeptly by learning to listen and communicate mindfully.

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April 09, 2021

Article Published In : CEO Magzine

Self-awareness – the key to growing your emotional intelligence

Emotional intelligence is not mystical or weird, but practical. It starts with learning self-awareness.

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