Language & Speech. · Ejournals · Teachers Portal · Sitemap · Credits · Contact Us. Ⓒ Azim Premji Foundation | Disclaimer. Azim Premji @ ISB: Success comes from the ordinary. Wipro Chairman Azim Premji’s inspiring address to the graduating batch of the Indian School of Business, .. DON’T MISS: Oscar winner’s convocation speech at IIM-K. “Character is one factor that will guide all our actions and decisions”, Wipro chairman Azim Premji said during one of his innumerable speeches.

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Mahatma Gandhiji often said that you must open the windows of your mind, but you must not be swept off your feet by the breeze.

Secondly, social values should also be used in the concept of development. As a hopeful Indian, I look at our country as one which is rich in ethnic and cultural diversity and one that has an effective, secular democracy which spewch help us build an enduring society.

In the past two decades, very few high quality academic institutions have been built in India, and ISB has definitely proved itself to be amongst the leaders. speexh

Would you ask him about the best way to bring back the eagles to your village? T he seventh lesson I have learnt is that while you must be open to change, do not compromise on your values.

You just premni at the quality of questions that you get from the ladies in the audience. What are the changes that you would like to see in the nation today?


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Values like honesty, integrity, consideration and humility have survived for generations. To see your saved stories, click on link hightlighted in bold. Success comes from the ordinary. Azim Premji to be conferred highest French civilian award.

I was then about as old as aim of you are today. Getty You left your college in between. It requires a lot of effort and it requires a lot of keeping your eyes open all the time.

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Registered members get a chance to interact at Forum, Ask Query, Comment etc. It’s a great pleasure to be here with you. At the end of the year, the rabbit got high marks in hopping but failed in swimming. Values are not in the words used to describe speecj as much as in the simple acts.

As my hair turned from black to salt and pepper and finally salt without the pepper, I have begun to realise speevh importance of youth. Innovation, big-ideas, being different, all have a place — and sometimes can be very important. However what really builds and sustains success, are the much ignored ordinary things.

I am hoping that you will find them as useful as I have.

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There is an imaginary story of a rabbit. It started with a couple of people, and then over a period of time, the trickle became a steady stream. The smart cities project today is more talk than action. What are the sacrifices that you make to reach this stage? Keep learning what they do differently. I wish you all the best in your life and career. It is always wonderful to be with young people. The fair was full of models and charts to explain various concepts in science.


My experience suggests that this is quite wrong. Sometimes, when you get so much in life, you really start wondering whether you deserve all of it. What is the mantra of your success? And I do believe, that if each of us does whatever we can, within our capability, speech and our constraints, to reach out to even one of our fellow underprivileged citizens, it can make an enormous difference to our country.

Let me end by wishing you all the very best, for a life and career that is fulfilling to you, and also makes this world a better place. At the same time, I have begun to truly appreciate some of the lessons Asim have learnt along the way.

The typical example of the American election is the result of a revolt by premui middle class, which thought it was getting a raw deal. I guess we only know the value of what we have if we have struggled to earn it.

But I spent a lot of time outside the class, kneeling. Please click NEXT to continue reading The parents were concerned. Look at it another day.

We must also feel the need from within. I worked very hard and I neglected my family. And the changes are across the board. Wipro was not started by me.