My answers to three questions

When I mention my recently released book Leadership Lessons with The Beatles, people are curious about the background.

Bruce Rosenstein, Managing Editor of the journal Leader to Leader had three fascinating and insightful questions for me related to the book.

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The Hidden Powers of Vulnerability and Humility

I am delighted to share my article, “The Hidden Powers of Vulnerability and Humility,” published in the prestigious journal “Leader to Leader.”

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International Women’s Day 2022 – Break The Bias

When I joined the College of Engineering, Guindy, India, in 1966, I was one of a handful of women in a class of hundreds of men. I was singularly focused on getting an engineering education, and it never occurred to me that I didn’t belong there. I did not pause to question what it was like for women who entered the engineering field long before me and paved the way for me. Today, my alma mater boasts an almost 50/50 split of men and women.


I learned all about the women who came before me when researching and writing my book Roots and Wings. Their inspirational life stories demonstrate academic excellence, courage, perseverance, and resilience.

They broke many biases against women to do what they set out to do in their lives.


Let us celebrate these trailblazers today on # InternationalWomen’sDay.

Together, we can #BreakTheBias.

Demystifying Artificial Intelligence for Retail

February 21, 2022

I was interviewed by Carly Ochs, Carnegie Mellon Integrated Innovation Institute, about the book I co-authored.

https://www.cmu.edu/iii/about/news/2022/demystifying-ai-for-retail.html

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A Strong Endorsement for the Book I Co-athored: Demystifying AI for the Enterprise

I am blessed to have this endorsement for my co-authored book from LinkedIn’s 2020 Top Voices in Data Science & AI, Aishwarya.

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Dr. Narayani Narasimhan: Structural Engineering Leader

On top of the Union Jack club site

Narayani graduated from College of Engineering, Guindy (CEG), Chennai, India, in 1962 with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering. She received a Ph.D. in structural engineering from Imperial College, London, in 1971. She has the honor of being the first woman from CEG to receive a doctorate.

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The Joy of Mentoring

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Kanchana’s father walked out on her family when she was eight months old.  Her mother, Valli, brought her up with help from Kanchana’s grandmother. Tragedy struck again—Valli was diagnosed with cancer and underwent chemo and radiation treatments. The grandmother became the single breadwinner for the family, working as a gardener. Kanchana studied hard, won a scholarship to a prestigious government engineering college. The scholarship includes a laptop which she couldn’t have afforded otherwise.

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