Warning: include(domaintitles/domaintitle_wiki.exoticindiaart.php3): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 761

Warning: include(): Failed opening 'domaintitles/domaintitle_wiki.exoticindiaart.php3' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php') in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 761

Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Language and Literature > Biography > Indra Nooyi (A Biography)
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Indra Nooyi (A Biography)
Pages from the book
Indra Nooyi (A Biography)
Look Inside the Book
Description
About the Book

"When I first came to the US I was dirt poor. At Yale I worked at the reception counter from midnight to 5 am to make money. When you don’t even have clothes for job interviews, all of a sudden life gives you a wake up call and you realize you have got to work extremely hard to make it happen for you."

Indra Nooyi’s meteoric rise and success has been charted by every newspaper and business journal in the world but how many of us know the person behind the image? The Secret of Success: The Story of Indra Nooyi gives us a rare insight into Nooyi's life, her childhood, the choices she made, the struggles she faced and the lessons she learnt on her way to the top. The accolades came later and there were many. In 2007 she was awarded the Padma Bhushan by the President of India. In 2007 and 2008, Time magazine listed her among the 100 most influential people in the world. In 2008, Forbes named her the third-most powerful woman in business while Fortune, in 2009 and 2010 put her on top of their list. Again Forbes, in 2010, ranked her the sixth most powerful woman in the world as well as listed her, along with Mother Teresa, Oprah Winfrey and Hillary Clinton, among the thirty most inspiring women in the world.

How did Nooyi do it? What kept her going? How did she manage "to sustain home and hearth through the challenges she faced while running the second-largest food and beverage business in the world? Amazingly, she conveys through her life and her achievements that the highest of accomplishments is possible without sacrificing who and what you are. Though Nooyi became an American citizen in 1988, India, Indian values, her home and family in Chennai remain at the core of this corporate leader's heart. Read about this and more in this intimate and revealing biography of one of the world’s most unusual women.

Prologue

On 28 October, 1955, newspapers reported the news of an Icelandic author, Haldor Kiljan Laxness, winning the Nobel Prize for literature. He had written his first novel at the age of seventeen. That same day, in the United States of America, a couple named William and Mary had just had a son, William H. Gates, better known today as Bill Gates. And across the world, the University of Madras in India was celebrating its centenary. This day of celebrations and recognitions was an apt birthday for a girl who would only add to its glory. Born into the Krishnamurthy family in 1955, the little girl was named Indra-a prophetic name, the name of the Hindu King of gods, the bearer of lightening, a colourful king whose royal title did not stand in the way of him occasionally landing in soups of varying depths.

What does it take to make Indra Nooyi? While her parents would perhaps say the answer is the right genes, Ms Nooyi herself in an address at her alma mater, I[M Calcutta, replied, "Candidness, confidence, boundless energy, unending hope and an energizing vision encapsulated in a compassionate world view." Singer, mother, wife, daughter, but best known for being CEO of PepsiCo, Indra Nooyi gives new meaning to the term ‘first among equals’.

**Contents and Sample Pages**









Indra Nooyi (A Biography)

Deal 20% Off
Item Code:
NAV055
Cover:
PAPERBACK
Edition:
2019
Publisher:
ISBN:
9788170289722
Language:
English
Size:
8.50 X 5.50 inch
Pages:
176
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 0.15 Kg
Price:
$18.00
Discounted:
$14.40   Shipping Free
You Save:
$3.60 (20%)
Look Inside the Book
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Indra Nooyi (A Biography)

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 352 times since 13th Dec, 2019
About the Book

"When I first came to the US I was dirt poor. At Yale I worked at the reception counter from midnight to 5 am to make money. When you don’t even have clothes for job interviews, all of a sudden life gives you a wake up call and you realize you have got to work extremely hard to make it happen for you."

Indra Nooyi’s meteoric rise and success has been charted by every newspaper and business journal in the world but how many of us know the person behind the image? The Secret of Success: The Story of Indra Nooyi gives us a rare insight into Nooyi's life, her childhood, the choices she made, the struggles she faced and the lessons she learnt on her way to the top. The accolades came later and there were many. In 2007 she was awarded the Padma Bhushan by the President of India. In 2007 and 2008, Time magazine listed her among the 100 most influential people in the world. In 2008, Forbes named her the third-most powerful woman in business while Fortune, in 2009 and 2010 put her on top of their list. Again Forbes, in 2010, ranked her the sixth most powerful woman in the world as well as listed her, along with Mother Teresa, Oprah Winfrey and Hillary Clinton, among the thirty most inspiring women in the world.

How did Nooyi do it? What kept her going? How did she manage "to sustain home and hearth through the challenges she faced while running the second-largest food and beverage business in the world? Amazingly, she conveys through her life and her achievements that the highest of accomplishments is possible without sacrificing who and what you are. Though Nooyi became an American citizen in 1988, India, Indian values, her home and family in Chennai remain at the core of this corporate leader's heart. Read about this and more in this intimate and revealing biography of one of the world’s most unusual women.

Prologue

On 28 October, 1955, newspapers reported the news of an Icelandic author, Haldor Kiljan Laxness, winning the Nobel Prize for literature. He had written his first novel at the age of seventeen. That same day, in the United States of America, a couple named William and Mary had just had a son, William H. Gates, better known today as Bill Gates. And across the world, the University of Madras in India was celebrating its centenary. This day of celebrations and recognitions was an apt birthday for a girl who would only add to its glory. Born into the Krishnamurthy family in 1955, the little girl was named Indra-a prophetic name, the name of the Hindu King of gods, the bearer of lightening, a colourful king whose royal title did not stand in the way of him occasionally landing in soups of varying depths.

What does it take to make Indra Nooyi? While her parents would perhaps say the answer is the right genes, Ms Nooyi herself in an address at her alma mater, I[M Calcutta, replied, "Candidness, confidence, boundless energy, unending hope and an energizing vision encapsulated in a compassionate world view." Singer, mother, wife, daughter, but best known for being CEO of PepsiCo, Indra Nooyi gives new meaning to the term ‘first among equals’.

**Contents and Sample Pages**









Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Indra Nooyi (A Biography) (Language and Literature | Books)

The Guiding Light (A Biography of Bhanumathi Narasimhan)
by Farheen Ahmed
PAPERBACK (Edition: 2018)
Harper Collins Publishers
Item Code: NAU847
$27.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Madhav P. Pandit (A Biography)
by R. L. Kashyap
HARDCOVER (Edition: 2018)
SAKSHI SRI AUROBINDO KAPALI SA
Item Code: NAT130
$22.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Desire and Liberation (Biography of A Text By Vaddera Chandidas)
Item Code: NAR863
$35.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Biography of Chanakya: The Story of a Great and An Innovative Thinker
by Igen B.
Paperback (Edition: 2015)
Manoj Publications, Delhi
Item Code: IDG303
$13.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Salim Ali for Schools (A Children's Biography)
by Zai Whitaker
Hardcover (Edition: 2003)
Permanent Black
Item Code: IDI501
$17.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Sri Aurobindo - A Biography and a History
Item Code: NAN725
$40.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Official Biography of Swami Rama of The Himalayas
by Pandit Rajmani Tigunait
Paperback (Edition: 2001)
Himalayan Institute
Item Code: NAI023
$27.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay (An Intellectual Biography)
Item Code: IDL042
$30.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Rabindranath Tagore (A Pictorial Biography)
Deal 20% Off
by Nityapriya Ghosh
Hardcover (Edition: 2012)
Niyogi Books
Item Code: NAG901
$70.00$56.00
You save: $14.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Rabindranath Tagore (A Biography)
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: NAL137
$25.00$20.00
You save: $5.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
A. Madhaviah (A Biography)
Item Code: NAL703
$25.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
A Biography of Swami Vivekananda (The Prophet of Modern India)
by Gautam Ghosh
Paperback (Edition: 2003)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDD946
$26.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
My statues arrived today ….they are beautiful. Time has stopped in my home since I have unwrapped them!! I look forward to continuing our relationship and adding more beauty and divinity to my home.
Joseph, USA
I recently received a book I ordered from you that I could not find anywhere else. Thank you very much for being such a great resource and for your remarkably fast shipping/delivery.
Prof. Adam, USA
Thank you for your expertise in shipping as none of my Buddhas have been damaged and they are beautiful.
Roberta, Australia
Very organized & easy to find a product website! I have bought item here in the past & am very satisfied! Thank you!
Suzanne, USA
This is a very nicely-done website and shopping for my 'Ashtavakra Gita' (a Bangla one, no less) was easy. Thanks!
Shurjendu, USA
Thank you for making these rare & important books available in States, and for your numerous discounts & sales.
John, USA
Thank you for making these books available in the US.
Aditya, USA
Been a customer for years. Love the products. Always !!
Wayne, USA
My previous experience with Exotic India has been good.
Halemane, USA
Love your site- such fine quality!
Sargam, USA
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2020 © Exotic India