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Air Team Theory: Understanding 10 Types of Team Mates and Best Practices to Succeed

When you understand logic, technology and concepts, you become an engineer. In the same way, when you understand the behavior patterns of teammates, you can become a good manager or leader.  Every team consists of KEY performers, who bring glory, as well as negative VIRUSES, who contribute to the poisonous pollution at the workplace. Just like dry air has ten types of gas components, each with distinctive characteristics, every team has different types of teammates with unique characteristics. Want to identify the Nitrogen (N2), Oxygen (O2), Argon (Ar), Hydrogen (H2), Methane (CH4), Krypton (Kr), Helium (He), Neon (Ne), Xenon (Xe) and Carbon Dioxide (CO2) within your team?  He wrote a book with the title “Air Team Theory: Understanding 10 Types of Team Mates and Best Practices to Succeed”.  You might have read many books on leadership. Some of them guide you to become a good leader. They warn you to avoid some pitfalls. Some inspire you to become great leaders. Others tell storie

MVSTF launches unique initiative to boost rural livelihoods

·         Launches mobile co-op shop in Kharghar & Thane Mumbai:  In a bid to promote sustainable livelihoods, Maharashtra Village Social Transformation Foundation (MVSTF) launched the first co-op shop and mobile van co-op shop at Kharghar, Navi Mumbai recently. The aim is to create opportunities for self-Help Groups and farmers from remote parts of Maharashtra. The products are mainly agricultural and non-agricultural produce from tribal areas of the state.  This initiative will provide the farmers a direct access to the larger markets without any third-party involvement. This would help framers getting good price for their produce. This is for the first time where self-help group products will get backward and forward linkage throughout the year. In the first phase the products such as organic honey, Charoli, Golambi, Tarota Coffee, Soya Coffee, organic rice, brown rice, Ambadi jelly, Ambadi powder, Bajri & Jowar will be sold from various villages from distri

Nexus Malls joins hands with WERIDE & Maharashtra Road Safety Cell to launch a road safety campaign

Navi Mumbai,  January 31, 2020 :  Nexus Malls,  has always been the forefront of partnerships & association which make a social impact. This time around, Nexus malls has j oined hands with Maharashtra Road Safety Cell & WERIDE, a group of passionate bikers who have a national presence for a nationwide campaign on road safety awareness in India. The campaign aims to bring down road accidents and fatalities by making bikers aware of the need to pay heed to traffic rules and regulations as well as the importance of road etiquette and behaviour. Under this campaign, a group of riders from Cruise India will travel across the states of Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Delhi, to spread the road safety message in schools and colleges, shopping malls, and at street corners. The bikers, along with local riders, will also participate in road safety rallies in Pune, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Indore and New Delhi. The campaign will be launche

Infrastructure development to give MMR 28 new growth locations; stakeholders take note of infrastructure considerations beyond transport projects: Knight Frank

Massive gap in infrastructure requirement and delivery in urban India Infrastructure development worth INR. 1.8 trillion currently underway in MMR Key impact markets expected to see a marked growth in real estate demand and supply Mumbai, January 29, 2020:  International property consultant  Knight Frank India  in its latest report ‘ India Urban Infrastructure report’  assesses the real estate impact of the massive  INR 1.8 trillion of transport infrastructure  projects currently underway in the  Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR).  The report analyses their impact in terms of the locations/ corridors that are likely to see the most traction in terms of real estate development due to the improved connectivity. The report has identified  28 locations  as the next real estate growth corridors in MMR as a direct outcome of the infrastructure development. Primarily the result of approximately 250 km of Metro lines and 70 km of road projects cumulatively worth over Rs 1.8 trillion

The Singing Violin of India Kala Ramnath and Indian percussionist Sivamani mesmerize the audience with their maiden performance together at Siddhivinayak Temple’s Maghi Mahotsav

The thousands of devotees who visited Siddhivinayal Temple’s Maghi Mahotsav were left spell bound with the first musical performance of duo Kala Ramnath and Sivamani. Ganesh Jayanti also known as Maghi Ganeshotsav is an auspicious day dedicated to Lord Ganesha is celebrated every year with great excitement at the Siddhivinayak Temple. To add to the auspicious celebration , Kala Ramnath and Sivamani came together and performed for the audience. The jugalbandi between the two created magic and the whole place was mesmerized in the beautiful vibe and music created by both. Speaking at the occasion, Kala Ramnath said, “It is a pleasure for me to perform with Sivamani anna. He has time and again reinvented himself . He knows how to connect with audience across ages and genres and for a musician. I am here today , thanks to my beautiful audience and there is no bigger blessing than the love we get from our people.” Recently acclaimed percussionist Bickram Ghosh collaborated wit

संकल्प सहनिवास माघी गणेशाचे १० वे वर्ष धुमधडावक्यात साजरे

मुंबई :  गोरेगाव पुर्व येथील नागरी निवारा परिषदेतील संकल्प सहनिवास या बहुतांशी मराठमोळ्या वस्तीतील माघी श्री गणेशाचे १० वे वर्ष यंदा मोठ्या उत्साहात तसेच धुमधडाक्यात साजरे करण्यात आले. दरवर्षीप्रमाणेही या महोत्सवात संकल्प सहनिवासमधील तसेच नागरी निवारातील रहिवाशी महिला, मुली, पुरुष, लहान मुलं, ज्येष्ठ नागरीक मोठ्या प्रमाणात सहभागी झाले होते.  यंदाचे संकल्प सहनिवास माघी श्री गणेशाचे १० वे असल्याने महिनाभर विविध भरगच्च कार्यक्रमाचे आयोजन करण्यात आले होते. यात गितगायन, नृत्य, रक्तदान शिबीर, कॅरम, चित्रकला, बुद्धबळ, पुरूष व महिलांचे क्रिकेट सामने, होम मिनिस्टर आदि कार्यक्रमांचा यात समावेश होता. या महोत्सवाला सङ्गाई अभियानाने सुरुवात झाली.  गणेश जन्माच्या दिवशी होम हवन, गणेश याग, अथर्वशिर्ष पठण, सत्यनारायणाची पुजाही पार पडली. सायंकाळी ६ वाजता श्री गणेशाची भव्य पालखी मिरवणुक काढण्यात आली. या मिरवणुकीत महिला व पुरूष पारपारिक मराठमोळ्या वेषात सहभागी झाली होती. ढोल ताशांच्या गजरात काढण्यात आलेल्या मिरवणुकीत महिला, पुरुष व लहानमुले बेधुंत होऊन नाचत होते. दरवर्षी प्रमाणेही यंदाही खासदा

Just Human Things and Qyuki launch ‘Overtime’ - The country’s first ‘Alien Invasion Office Comedy’

To be released on 29 th  January                                                                               Mumbai, January 29th 2020 : What would happen if aliens took over the world and two employees who hate each other and tired of their daily routine are stuck with each other inside their office?  Just Human Things  along with  Qyuki  presents  Overtime,  India’s first ever a rib-tickling tale on alien invasion and about how the end of the world can either bring unlikely people together or tear humanity apart.  The five-episode series will release on  January 29th, 2020  and is promised to be a laugh riot! Written and directed by Ashwin Lakshmi Narayan, this horror-comedy series features Ramya Saxena– lead coder- and Manoj Bhardwaj– the intern essayed by  Ronjini Chakraborty and Harsh Mayar  respectively. Watch Trailer here: ‘Overtime’ revolves around two IT employees who try to survive the horror of the outs


~ Leading escalator and elevator brand Schindler India was honoured at Realty Plus ‘Interior & Exterior’ (INEX) 2020 with “Brand of the Year” and “Innovative Product of the Year” Awards in Mumbai ~    28 th  January 2020, Mumbai:  A pioneer in bringing new and innovative offerings to the elevator and escalator industry,  Schindler India , a 100% owned subsidiary of Schindler Group has bagged one of the prominent awards of the year- “ Brand Of The Year ” at the ‘Interior & Exterior’ (INEX) Awards 2020 that was organized by  Realty Plus , held in Mumbai, January 2020. Adding on to its recognition, Schindler India was also presented with the  “Innovative Product of the Year”  Award for their DOOH services under Schindler’s Digital Business -  the new advertisement and information solution for the elevators and escalators. Schindler India  is one of the leading brands in the escalator and elevator industry. Its innovative and environmental