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COVID-19: Ideas for Immediate Implementation

A woeful shortage of hospitals and health workers need not paralyze us into inactivity. In a country like India, there is no shortage of resources if one is willing to look for them. We are a country known for its jugaad, so why not live up to our reputation? Let’s put our heads together and come up with some innovative ideas to solve this crisis. Here are a few that we can start with. Use the services of retired doctors and medical students Ask all retired doctors to come back to service and begin practice. Lift all restrictions that do…

COVID-19: Is Home-Hospitalization the Solution?

With the pandemic showing no signs of slowing down, there is an urgent need for more hospital beds across the world. Hospitals are falling ruefully short of funds and space at the same time, not to mention the shortage of health workers. Although India has made a valiant effort by converting schools, colleges, and even trains into hospitals, there is yet another idea that can help on this front. Treat the patient at home We can encourage the treatment of the patient at home whenever the patient’s house is big enough to accommodate a separate room that can be cordoned…

COVID-19: How Is India Helping The Needy?

While in some countries, different states are showing various reactions to the pandemic, almost every state in India is taking the situation seriously. State governments all over the country are helping the poor and needy, especially daily wage earners who are the worst hit during the lockdown. We take a look at how each of them is dipping deep into its pockets to come up with the finance and resources to tackle the situation. They are certainly making India proud. Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkatta, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Maharashtra, Punjab, and Himachal Pradesh are providing financial assistance to compensate those in need,…

INDIA to be, post COVID-19

There’s sunshine at the end of these dark times. Let me assure you that India will come out shining after this crisis With the lockdown being extended, India is taking drastic steps to ensure we don’t end up like most developed nations today. While the United States, Spain, Italy and a number of other countries are struggling to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, India is thinking out of the box and even converting railway coaches into intensive care units (ICUs). There are several factors that will see us through this crisis : Higher Immunity Levels We all know that Indians have…

How is INDIA taming the giant COVID-19?

Friends here is some good news in the midst of all that is happening today. And you will be proud to hear this. Did you know that the world is sitting up and talking about how India is handling this crisis? While superpowers and the most developed countries are fighting to handle the situation, India has shown the world how to take quick and mature decisions without hesitation. Let me discuss some measures taken by India which are being applauded worldwide: We have implemented Quick and decisive action While some developed nations were dilly-dallying and taking the crisis lightly, India…

Mahatma Gandhi, Covid-19 and Indian Business

How we can apply Gandhi’s principles to modern corporate strategies ??   When we look at our leaders in the past, there are so many of them who inspired an entire nation to follow their philosophy. Mahatma Gandhi, Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Lala Lajpat Rai, Lal Bahadur Shastri, Maulana Abul Kamal Azad, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, and Dr. Rajendra Prasad – all have something to teach us even today. In fact, businessmen can learn management lessons from them. Today, how many of us know that Mahatma Gandhi is a symbol of leadership and inspiration for the corporate community all across the…