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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.

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 · Leave a comment

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

The King-Sage: Indian Ideal of Leadership – M.S. Srinivasan

We are at present living in a world which is becoming increasingly global, interconnected, fast-changing complex and unpredictable. To manage such a world, the leader need faculties beyond reason. Here … Continue reading

August 17, 2018

Integrity, Ethics and Governance: The integral View – M.S.Srinivasan

Integrity, Ethics and Governance: The integral View M.S.Srinivasan There is a growing recognition that corporate governance has to be based on Ethics and Values. But we need a broader definition … Continue reading

July 26, 2018