About Insight Program

Creating businesses and scaling them up today requires both ‘entrepreneurs’ and ‘intrapreneurs’ of exceptional skills. This leadership program is practitioner oriented and draws upon the experience of several highly successful business leaders who have built and grown world class organisations. Participants walk away with practical takeaways that help them multiply their capability, in tune with external opportunities and internal challenges. Through Insight Sadhguru focuses on cultivating leadership as an innate and intuitive process – beyond strategies and techniques. He will teach simple, scientific and effective processes that can be incorporated into a busy daily schedule. A rare and powerful combination of technologies for management and inner well being, the program uses a unique pedagogy that combines in-depth CEO interviews & interactions, presentations, group work-outs, individual of problem solving & networking, to identify and hone the skill sets that make for successful business leadership in a complex environment. The program addresses several key challenges: Business challenges – forging partnerships, selecting technologies, accessing finances, identifying & managing risks, innovating, developing feedback mechanism   People & organizational challenges – compensation, dealing with obsolescence, developing people for the future, family issues   Challenges of the self – Style & decision making, listening and extracting ideas from others, selecting and managing professionals, working across silos, creating a sounding board Developing the power of insightful mind and an inner process of natural rejuvenation of the human system for a life of health and success.  

About Isha Leadership Academy

About_Insight_02Isha Leadership Academy, is being established by Isha Foundation, to offer the highest quality of leadership education in India, by integrating external skill sets with tools for wellbeing. It will focus on cultivating leadership as an innate and intuitive process – beyond strategies or techniques. It’s guiding principle will be the importance of first managing one’s own mind, body and emotions, before one can manage external situations and people. It’s aim is to create leaders whose human potential has found fullest expression, who are deeply rooted in their inner wellbeing and are able to operate from a sense of inclusiveness resulting in far superior actions and decisions. The Academy will offer a whole array of leadership education prgrammes, ranging from a two year MBA or equivalent to shorter duration customised courses for those holding or aspiring to hold leadership roles in business, government, public service, civil society, politics and academia. Please read this article to know about Sadhguru’s vision behind creating the recently launched Isha Leadership Academy.  

About ISHA

About_Insight_03Isha Foundation, founded by Sadhguru, is a volunteer-run, international nonprofit organization dedicated to cultivating human potential. The Foundation is a human service organization that recognizes the possibility of each person to empower another – restoring global community through inspiration and individual transformation. Isha Foundation is operated by over 2 Million volunteers from more than 150 city-based centers spread worldwide. The Foundation is headquartered at Isha Yoga Center, set in the lush rainforest at the base of the Velliangiri Mountains in southern India, and at the Isha Institute of Inner Sciences on the spectacular Cumberland Plateau in middle Tennessee, USA. At the core of the Foundation’s activities is a customized system of yoga called Isha Yoga. Isha Yoga distills powerful, ancient yogic methods for a modern person, creating peak physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing. This basis of total wellbeing accelerates inner growth, allowing each individual to tap the wealth of vibrant life within oneself. Sadhguru’s introductory program, Inner Engineering, introduces Shambhavi Maha Mudra – a simple but powerful kriya (inner energy process) for deep inner transformation. Isha Foundation, a vibrant spiritual moment also implements several large-scale human service projects to support individual growth, revitalize the human spirit, rebuild communities, and restore the environment. These include:
  • Action for Rural Rejuvenation ( www.ruralrejuvenation.org ), a rural revitalization program offering medical care, community rehabilitation, and human upliftment to more than 2,500 destitute villages in rural southern India.
  • Project Green Hands ( www.projectgreenhands.org), a massive public reforestation effort aiming to plant 114 million trees, restoring 33% green cover in Tamil Nadu, India.
  • Isha Vidhya ( www.ishavidhya.org), a pioneering quality English medium, computer friendly education for transforming tamilnadu rural scape.
Together with its active and dedicated volunteer base, the Foundation’s activities serve as a thriving model for human empowerment and community revitalization throughout the worl To know more about Isha Foundation please visit http://www.ishafoundation.org/