Corporate Chanakya: Successful Management the Chanakya Way is a book based on Chanakya and his principles of leadership, management and training corporate. The author of the book is Radhakrishnan Pillai, who believes management is an art and can be applied in every field. The book was published by Jaico Publishing House on the 30th of August 2010. The author believes that the management skills and wisdom of Chanakya can be used to identify corporate leaders in today's world. Chanakya was an expert in management, economics, and leadership. Corporate Chanakya shares the formula of Chanakya, which professionals can use to become successful in a corporate environment.
The book is about Chanakya and his leadership qualities. Chanakya, who is also known as Vishnugupta and Kautilya, wrote 6000 sutras (or definitions) in Arthashastra. His book 'Chanakya Neeti' reveals how he helped Chandragupta Maurya get to the throne. He was the mastermind behind the defeat of Alexander in India. Corporate Chanakya book contains the leadership skills, tricks and strategies to tackle various management issues. The book has three sections on leadership, management and proper training of corporate professionals. It highlights the strategies Chanakya used to follow in order to deal with tricky situations, including time management, proper organisation of meetings, and leadership responsibilities, correlating them with modern management. The author Radhakrishnan Pillai is an MA in Sanskrit who studied Kautilya's Arthashastra from Chinmaya International Foundation, Kerala and obtained a doctorate degree for it. Under the supervision of Dr. Gangadharan Nair, he became an expert on the teachings of Chanakya. He delivers many leadership programs in University of Mumbai. He received the Sardar Patel International award in 2009. Presently he is the director of SPM Foundation.
The book has received rave reviews from various national newspapers. The Hindu noted how age-old formulae still worked for "new-age businesses". Deccan Chronicle praised the book for "connecting spirituality and management." Outlook Money stated that the book's teachings are "contemporary". This paperback edition of the book has over 340 pages. The Corporate Chanakya book is available in English, as well as Hindi, Telugu, Gujarati and Bengali. The ISBN numbers are - ISBN 10: 8184951337 and ISBN 13: 9788184951332.