Author: Ram Ramanathan

Ram Ramanathan

Ram

Ram is the Founder and a Principal at Coacharya. As the resident Master and mentor coach, Ram oversees and conducts all aspects of coaching and training services offered under the Coacharya banner.

Towards a Systemic Approach to Business in India
May 13th 2021 • 27 min read

Towards a Systemic Approach to Business in India

Ram’s career has spanned over 40 years, during which he has donned multiple avatars: Corporate leader (CEO), Business builder, Government advisor, Angel investor, runaway monk…

Why am I a Coach?
May 12th 2021 • 4 min read

Why am I a Coach?

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free -Michelangelo I recently listened to Dewitt Jones talk about his life…

Coaching to Hygge
May 8th 2021 • 4 min read

Coaching to Hygge

“Less is more.- Robert Browning” Louisa Thomsen Brits, The Book of Hygge: The Danish Art of Living Well “It is about keeping in mind that you...

Coaching Agreement Leads to Client Growth
Mar 31st 2021 • 5 min read

Coaching Agreement Leads to Client Growth

Alice: “Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” The Cheshire Cat: “That depends a good deal on where you…

Emergence in Systemic Approach
Mar 8th 2021 • 3 min read

Emergence in Systemic Approach

The concept of emergence has suddenly emerged as a tending meme with multiple interpretations and attributes. In simple terms, the philosophical meaning of emergence as...

5 Coaching Frameworks to Rev Up Your Coaching
Jan 21st 2021 • 4 min read

5 Coaching Frameworks to Rev Up Your Coaching

These 5 simple frameworks (or coaching models, if that's what you prefer to call them) can enhance your coaching skills to mastery. Let us know...

In God, We Hate
Jan 15th 2021 • 4 min read

In God, We Hate

Yes, and how many times can a man turn his head And pretend that he just doesn't see? - Bob Dylan   Recent events show...

2020, The Year of Clear Vision
Dec 30th 2020 • 4 min read

2020, The Year of Clear Vision

Awake, arise or be for ever fall’n. Now tell me, what is it that you truly desire? - John Milton, Paradise Lost  - Lucifer Morningstar 2020...

Truth Is a Pathless Land
Dec 16th 2020 • 5 min read

Truth Is a Pathless Land

I maintain that truth is a pathless land, and you cannot approach it by any path whatsoever, by any religion, by any sect. Jiddu Krishnamurti Many…

Don’t rely on coaching tools. Trust yourself.
Oct 8th 2020 • 4 min read

Don’t rely on coaching tools. Trust yourself.

In the early days of my coaching journey, I encountered several who postured as coaches born, with wisdom derived from the ancients, who were quite...

Executive coaching is suboptimal for corporate needs
Sep 25th 2020 • 7 min read

Executive coaching is suboptimal for corporate needs

Companies pay huge amounts for executive coaching. 80% of companies do not measure returns. 95% of the companies get no returns whatsoever as an organizational...

A Coaching Model for Everything
Sep 11th 2020 • 5 min read

A Coaching Model for Everything

The Kubler Ross model is often described as the 5 stage model of grief management, through the stages of anger, denial, bargaining, depression, and acceptance....

Be self-aware to avoid being manipulated
Aug 28th 2020 • 6 min read

Be self-aware to avoid being manipulated

I am triggered by Magda’s question to me after watching The Vow. The Vow is a serial on the Raniere cult of Nxivm. Her question…

Beyond Systemic Thinking in Coaching and Team Coaching
Aug 26th 2020 • 15 min read

Beyond Systemic Thinking in Coaching and Team Coaching

Prof. David Clutterbuck will be conducting a mastery webinar on 'The Holistic Coach' soon. In this article, David explores the team and systemic aspects of...

Integration of Individual & Universal Consciousness
Aug 25th 2020 • 3 min read

Integration of Individual & Universal Consciousness

One who experiences the Universe within Self, and the Self in the Universe, is in tune with the Universal energy. Isavasya Upanishad(Texts from the Vedas)...