The dinner guests were sitting around the table discussing life. One man, a CEO proud of being a professional, decided to explain what was wrong with education. He argued, “What's a kid going to learn from someone who decided his best option in life was to become a teacher?” He reminded the other dinner guests what they say about teachers: “Those who can, do. Those who can't, teach.” To stress his point, he said to another guest, “You're a teacher, Vidya. Be honest. What do you make?”  Vidya, who had a reputation for honesty and frankness replied, “You want to know what I make?” She paused for a second, then began…  “Well, I make kids work harder than they ever thought they

success thru diversity…..

Let me take up a contextually relevant discussion on this momentous ocassion. Empowerment of women has been an absolutely remarkable social transformation phenomena over the past few years. Consider just a few facts for India - the head of the nation, leader of the ruling party, leader of the opposition in Lok Sabha, Speaker of Lok Sabha, leader of the most populous state in the country.......the list can go on and on.....are all women. Great examples of people who have defied huge odds and shown supreme resilience to be in positions where they guide the destiny of our proud country India. With many roles to play and so much expected from each of them, it is surely not easy to be a