S W A M I V I V E K A N A N D A’s
Winning Formulas to become Successful Managers
– A.R.K Sharma
About the Author:
Mr. A.R.K Sharma, a gold medalist in science. He is a UPSC recruited class 1 officer. At present he is the vice president of Tata Docomo Services. He has been always influenced by Swami Vivekanadha and his writings. He has authored up to 14 books which are best sellers
Born as Narendra Dutta, he was a disciple of Ramakrishna. He died at the early age of 39. He is well-known for his speech at the Parliament of World Religions in Chicago, 1893 which he began with the most famous words as “Sisters and Brothers of America”
Why this Book?
To Analyse and increase our commitment for our success.
Characteristic of people :
1) People with Low commitment and Low competency – like COLORLESS and ODORLESS FLOWERS
a) Always require monitoring, guidance, cause of correction to perform anything constructive.
b) They are like colorless and odorless flowers.
c) They are simple in nature.
2) People with High commitment and Low competency – Like COLORLESS BUT SCENTED FLOWERS
a) They work hard with little success.
b) They are good in ratline & repetitive matters.
c) Colorless flowers but with excellent fragrance.
3) People with High competency and low commitment – Like COLORFUL without FRAGRANCE FLOWERS
a) They are extra ordinary brilliant and have excellent competency.
b) Lake of commitment makes unsuccessful in spite of competency.
c) They are like flowers with beautiful colors but without fragrance.
4) People with high commitment & high competency – Like COLORFUL with FRAGRANCE FLOWERS
a) They are gift of God. The more such people will bring glory to society.
b) They are like flowers with beautiful colors and excellent fragrance.
Commitment Winning formulas as said by Swami Vivekanadha:
1) Commitment – Early Awakening
Winning Formula – ARISE! AWAKE! STOP NOT TILL THE GOAL IS REACHED
The passion to execute plans and achieve results is the fundamental factor in successful people.
2) Commitment – Sense of Responsibility
Winning Formula – BLAME NONE FOR YOUR OWN FAULTS
Never talk about the faults of others ,no matter how bad they may be.
3) Commitment – Focus on Execution of Work
Winning Formula – WORK, WORK, WORK — LET THIS BE YOUR MOTTO
4) Commitment – Zeal
Winning Formula – IF YOU FAIL A THOUSAND TIMES, MAKE ATTEMPT ONCE MORE
What is done is done … do not repent; do not brood over past deeds… you can not undo, the effect must come, face it, but be careful never to do the same thing.
5) Commitment – Commitment to Others
Winning Formula – WHEN THERE IS A CONFLICT BETWEENHEART AND BRAIN,LET THE HEART BE FOLLOWED
We should break our narrow mindedness and stand by heart at the time of crisis.
Hear our former president’s vision about Swami Vivekananda
Competence Winning formulas as said by Swami Vivekanadha:
1) Competence – Courage
Winning Formula – STOP RUNNING – FACE THE BRUTES
Face the challenges with courage instead of running away from it
2) Competence – Faith
Winning Formula – FAITH, FAITH, FAITH IN OURSELVES
The faith is oneself is the fundamental factor to win. This winning formula of Swami Vivekananda empowers us to move forward in life and attain success. Whatever we think , that we will be. If we think we are weak, weak we will be
3) Competence – Self Respect
Winning Formula – EYE FOR EYE; TOOTH FOR TOOTH; BUT DO NOT DO ANYTHING WRONG
Many times fear stops us from going ahead and we strangely back out accepting failure in ignorant manner
4) Competence – Focus of mind
Winning Formula – FULL ATTENTION; NO TENSION
The secret of work is to work without being drawn away in tension and worry
“Chita burn dead body and chinta burns living body”
5) Competence – Strength
Winning Formula – STRENGTH, STRENGTH, STRENGTH, IT IS THAT WE WANT MORE IN HIS LIFE