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Working Out of the Box

Working Out of the Box

40 Stories of Leading CEOs

Aparna Piramal Raje
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Do you know which business leader plays a game of sudoku every night before going to bed? Never uses a computer to write down important thoughts? Likes to stand and work?
In Working Out of the Box, Aparna Piramal Raje gives us an intimate peek into the lives of forty progressive leaders by exploring the connections between their workspaces and working styles. Capturing quirks, individual styles of working, motivations and leadership traits, and tracing the patterns exhibited by these leaders, she unravels their defining qualities and explains how they reflect in their workspaces. Divided into four sections, personal energy, organizational capital, brand values, environment and sustainability, the book provides insight into what makes these CEOs tick and how they manage their most valuable assets.

Imprint: Random Business

Published: Sep/2015

ISBN: 9788184007350

Length : 256 Pages

MRP : ₹399.00

Working Out of the Box

40 Stories of Leading CEOs

Aparna Piramal Raje

Do you know which business leader plays a game of sudoku every night before going to bed? Never uses a computer to write down important thoughts? Likes to stand and work?
In Working Out of the Box, Aparna Piramal Raje gives us an intimate peek into the lives of forty progressive leaders by exploring the connections between their workspaces and working styles. Capturing quirks, individual styles of working, motivations and leadership traits, and tracing the patterns exhibited by these leaders, she unravels their defining qualities and explains how they reflect in their workspaces. Divided into four sections, personal energy, organizational capital, brand values, environment and sustainability, the book provides insight into what makes these CEOs tick and how they manage their most valuable assets.

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Aparna Piramal Raje

Aparna Piramal Raje writes regularly on business and design, workplaces, cities and urbanization for the Mint, India's second largest business daily, and the UK's Financial Times Weekend, a leading global publication. She has also co-authored a comprehensive report on the Indian design industry for the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), and has worked as a television anchor for a leading business news channel.
Aparna was previously CEO of BP Ergo, one of India's largest office furniture companies, and has also worked with VIP luggage, one of India's best known consumer brands. She currently serves on the board of Kokuyo Camlin, one of India's largest stationery companies.
She completed an MBA from Harvard Business School and read Economics, Politics and Philosophy at Oxford University. She lives in Mumbai with her husband and their two sons.
She invites readers to email her at aparna@aparnapraje.com and to visit her website at www.aparnapiramalraje.com.