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An Integral Approach to management and human development based on the spiritual vision of Sri Aurobindo and the Mother with an emphasis on its application to various domains of knowledge and life.

Business and Society: A Multidimensional Perspective

Business and Society: A Multidimensional Perspective M.S.Srinivasan (Published in SAMSMRITI, Journal of Sambhram Academy of Management Studies Bangalore) A promising trend in the present corporate scene is the growing acceptance … Continue reading

May 23, 2019

The Indian Ethos to Management

M.S.Srinivasan (A review and a commentary of the book on “Conversations on the Remaking of Managers” by Daniel Albuquerque and Dr.Subash Sharma, IBA Publications, with suggestions for implementation). Our modern … Continue reading

May 9, 2019

Reinventing the Stock Exchange – M.S. Srinivasan

Stock Market is a great pillar of modern business.  But is this august institution contributing positively to the health of the economy and society?  The answer is obviously in the … Continue reading

April 12, 2019

Inner Feelings and Relationships – M.S. Srinivasan

  (Harmonious relationship is one of the major aims of collective living. What is the main factor which can bring this harmony to our communal life? It is the inner … Continue reading

March 27, 2019

Knowledge-Management: A Psychological Perspective–M.S. Srinivasan

KNOWLEDGE-MANAGEMENT: A PSYCHOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE M.S. Srinivasan and O.P. Dani Published in Management Accountant, Journal of the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India.   We are told by economic and … Continue reading

January 31, 2019 · 1 Comment

Success, Happiness and Fulfillment–M.S. Srinivasan

[Published in Fourth Dimension Inc. Towards Integral Management. http://fdi.sriaurobindosociety.org.in/cms/index.php June 2011] (The seeking of happiness is an irresistible human instinct.  Most of us seek for some form of success, happiness or … Continue reading

January 19, 2019 · 1 Comment

THE ART AND SCIENCE OF EXECUTION — M.S. Srinivasan

  (Review of the book Execution: The Discipline of Getting Things Done by Larry Bossidy and Ramcharan, Business Books)             Contemporary management literature is an ocean of concepts, theories, visions, … Continue reading

December 14, 2018

Living on Less Than $1 A Day – M.S. Srinivasan

(Review of the book Poor Economics by Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo, Penguin Books) Poverty is a subject of great interest to economists and there is a voluminous literature on … Continue reading

November 5, 2018

Effort and the Output : An Uncommon Approach – M.S. Srinivasan

Our modern culture, especially the corporate culture, is heavily result-oriented, with an excessive focus on outcomes like for example, productivity. However here is an attitude or an approach from a … Continue reading

October 4, 2018 · 1 Comment

Ethical Dilemmas in Cross Cultural Management – M.S.Srinivasan & O.P.Dani

(Published in Charted Secretary, Journal of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India) There is at present a growing recognition of the need and importance of ethical values in the … Continue reading

September 7, 2018