Tag: Business tools

Five Leadership Styles to Avoid

1. I Give and I Give… And I Get Nothing Back:  The classic conflict between effort and results. It is called Co-Dependent Envisioning. This kind of leader serves the neurosis in themselves and others. In their world, reality is measured by victimization and blame throwing. 2. I Love You, I Hate You:  In this kind…
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The Big Ask

A politician in a developing country was set to address a large audience of corporate and political leaders, asking for donations, as he had every Christmas. He was proud of this gathering and of his annual call to remember the poor, requesting food baskets and toys. I proposed a different approach – go for the…
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Business Without Intuition Is Doomed

The development project had been announced, a billion dollars, an urban gem, seven stars. The architect held a glitzy press conference. The designer dazzled everyone, having traveled the world to find the latest trends in construction. Yet the developer who initiated the project, the person with the most to gain, lost control of his own…
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Ruthless Analysis

The primary requisite of a leader is wisdom, which is first determined by the ability to know the consequences of any given action, and its ramifications over time. In every situation or decision, there is a – Set-up Pay-off Pay-back Price When did you set it up? If you can be ruthlessly and very privately…
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Agri-Fresh: High Tech Green Solutions

Vertical Farming Systems Invigorating Urban Communities   Imagine a 365-day season without droughts, freezes or infestations; nutritious high-quality produce delivered within hours; near-zero waste; enormous savings of land and water; direct availability to all market sectors from individual consumers to major retailers. In America today, the average tomato travels 1,800 miles on a tractor-trailer from…
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AgriFood: Extensive Training Program

Training That Guarantees Growth   Yogi Akal’s proposed AgriFood projects involve extensive training programs to achieve maximum results. He is working with industry experts to create on-the-job and tutorial education for new farmers and experienced professionals.  All aspects of food safety and quality, farm efficiency, competitiveness, and investor confidence will be addressed along with sound…
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A New Body of Work

 Yogi Akal’s Next Step   For decades, Yogi Akal’s keynotes, seminars, and business development projects have inspired success and innovation around the world. In 2020, Yogi Akal launched his new Renaissance brand to further serve the private and public sector in business, wellness, media, and education.   Testimonials from some of Yogi Akal’s clients, colleagues…
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