The Quality of
Education is the square root of the economic prosperity of a Nation and the
quality of life of its people.
The Novel, ‘The
Turn Around’ portrays the paradoxical ‘moral fabric’ of our current ‘Society’,
‘individual psyche’, ‘institutional environment’ and ‘work-culture’ influencing
higher education through its fictional characters, events, situations, and
incidents. It is a ‘clarion-call’ for ‘Societal-introspection’ – introspection
by all the stake-holders for remediable and actionable initiatives for a better
learning environment. If every youth in the country got appropriate education,
India could be the powerhouse of intellect and veritably a ‘work-horse’ in the
areas of technologies, science, commerce etc., for its own rapid progress and
for the rest of the world.
The need of the
hour is to think differently and act differently. That is what the main
characters in the novel set out to do.
is a Management Consultant, Trainer, Psychologist, Management Professor and an
Educationist. He has travelled widely across Asia and the West on academic
engagements and assignments. He loves writing and reading, apart from his
professional interests. His forth coming Novel, “The God-man Who Vanished” is
yet another scintillating adventure into the ‘human’ and ‘societal’ Psyche.