Be passionate

After he had lost the vice-presidential nomination to Estes Kefauver in 1956, Kennedy flew to Europe to rest.   He was basking in the sun at his father’s rented Riviera home when Michael Canfield, former husband of Jackie Kennedy’s sister, lee, came by.   Canfield asked jack why he wanted to be president. His eyes…

Curiosity and Ideas

An American news paper man tracked the curies down to the remote cottage in Brittany where they were vacationing. He found a rather dowdy woman sitting outside the floor.   Are you the house keeper? He began. “YES”   “Is your mistress inside?” “NO”   Will she be back soon?” “I don’t think so.”   The reporter…

HRD’s Contribution to Management – Developing Training Metrics

Organizations invest money, time, effort and manpower resources on training and development programs. Training has been viewed as a process of enhancing the knowledge, attitudes, skills and practices of organizational members to contribute to the productivity, quality and profitability of organizations.   Companies have been operating under the assumption that they are gaining positive results…