Alumni Stories

23 07, 2015

Learning at SOIL has been truly holistic. It made me aware of my potential.

Learning at SOIL has been truly holistic. It made me aware of my potential.

Learning at SOIL has been truly holistic – from spiritual understanding to development of multiple intelligences. It has made us aware of our own potential. Courses like Strategic Rewards Management, Consulting Skills & Project Management have helped me streamline my efforts

24 12, 2014

SOIL Alumnus, Ankush Chopra (BLP) – Talks about SOIL

21 10, 2014

SOIL Journey

SOIL Journey

Whisper of my Future Alma Mater
First time I heard the name of my current Alma Mater School Of Inspired Leadership (S.O.I.L) was from a close friend and a very supportive colleague during our tea break on a rather sunny evening. We were discussing about the realm of executive education and our future prospects.

21 10, 2014

Little did I know that my b-school education could also help me find my true purpose

Little did I know that my b-school education could also help me find my true purpose

Pen down, India’s first musical ready to roll! I see excitement in each one’s eyes and passion to make “7 Days to Wonderland” a success story! I sat reminiscing my past. Life has changed and how! I started my

21 10, 2014

SOIL’s eco-system is an addiction!

SOIL’s eco-system is an addiction!

I came to SOIL with a firm promise. Determination, focus, inquisitiveness, zeal and dark-circles helped me absorb whatever knowledge I could from diverse cultures, industries, ages and life stories. “Social Innovation Program (SIP)” was not only a humbling experience that probably taught me the true meaning of empathy and compassion,

21 10, 2014

SOIL Alumni Stories

I came to SOIL with the curiosity of a child

The decision of my joining SOIL after having worked for over 6.5 years was a huge leap of faith and an extremely critical decision in life. I came to SOIL with the curiosity of a child, eager to learn, live and lead. It has been

21 09, 2014

My worshipping Abode!!!!

My worshipping Abode!!!!

Whenever we are sad and happy in life we think of only one person – the creator of universe “GOD”. God is omnipresent but we still go to temples to be more close to his presence. As I entered the new phase of my life I can feel strong and positive vibes

21 09, 2014

The best thing that happened to me in my life

“SOIL” – The best thing that happened to me in my life

My phone rung quite early in the morning & to my surprise it was my department head in TVS Motors (TVSM) on line. “Congratulations Vijay! We have decided to send you to the School of Inspired Leadership (SOIL) to pursue your Post Graduation

21 08, 2014

I dreamt of serving the educational needs of rural India

I dreamt of serving the educational needs of rural India
“I have always dreamt of establishing an organization which will serve the educational needs of rural India. During my SOIL journey this dream was shaping up to see reality. I must tell you all that while working with the NGO Adharshila through the Social Innovation

21 07, 2014

I learnt to distinguish between the ‘Right’ and the ‘Wrong’

I learnt to distinguish between the ‘Right’ and the ‘Wrong’

Being a research assistant at SOIL was not easy because each time you accomplish a task the expectation levels would have raised and this is a kind of pre stressing which actually trains you to withstand higher loads during the future. As rightly said by

21 06, 2014

SOIL gave me an opportunity to lead

SOIL gave me an opportunity to lead

May 14, 2012 marked the beginning of a new journey for me and my life took a turn which I had never planned before. It is rightly said: “Life is full of ‘Uncertainties’ but whatever happens, happens for ‘Good’

I believed in it and joined SOIL despite having offers

21 05, 2014

My initial days in PeopleStrong reminded me of my Individual Development Plan in SOIL

My initial days in PeopleStrong reminded me of my Individual Development Plan in SOIL

When I reminisce about my initial days in SOIL and PeopleStrong, a strong feeling of righteousness prevails over me. When I interrogate myself asking, “What has been the reason for all what happened?” or “Success” as you call it, I can

21 04, 2014

My Transformation began in SOIL

My Transformation began in SOIL

I stood before a room full of children, patiently waiting for me to begin. I was there to speak to them about “Values” that focused on learning rather than the outcome. This is what “Val- Ed Initiatives” is set out to achieve.

With most of us complaining about what is missing

21 03, 2014

A year of investment which changed my life

A year of investment which changed my life

My decision to join SOIL was quick and the stakes were high. A year of investment which changed my life forever and ever would be the best way to describe my experience at SOIL. From the Induction to Convocation day, every single event at SOIL is very

21 02, 2014

Nishtha Gandhi

Nishtha Gandhi

Welcome SOIL Batch 2012-13………..Were the words read by a girl who entered the building on 12th May’12. She was in doubts, tense and was hesitant to go in. She was thinking to herself- I am just a fresher and would now be between the batch mates who have an experience of more than

21 01, 2014

“SOIL is the Place”

“SOIL is the Place”

There comes a day in everyone’s life when one can look back at his or her whole life. Then one can see the patterns in life, and can connect those dots easily with each and every event that has happened in which had something to do with where you always wanted

1 01, 2014

My Beautiful Journey at SOIL

My Beautiful Journey at SOIL

It is said that sometimes you unintentionally encounter certain situations in your life; but at a later stage all the happenings begin making sense to you, thereby giving a shape to your career, future and life. I am a firm believer in destiny and that’s how I see my world