Panchamukhi Ganesha - Omnipotent, Omnipresent & Very Auspicious

Panchamukhi Ganesha – Omnipotent, Omnipresent & Very Auspicious. May Ganesha bless us all! Whatever I am today is ONLY because of Lord Ganesha!

P. Mohan Chandran


I am an independent Business Writer, Content developer, and Business Researcher, based in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India, offering Content development, Business Research, and Soft Skills Training services through “CPG Knowledge Solutions.”TM (www.cpg.co.in). The suite of content solutions offered includes the following:

Business Writing, Web Writing, Management Case Studies, e-Learning Courseware content development, Technical Writing, Creative Writing, Marketing Collaterals (Brochures, Pamphlets, etc.), Report Writing, White Papers, Story Writing, Article Writing, Proposal Writing, etc. The research services include Business/Management Research, Web-based Research, Legal Research, Tech Research, and Marketing Research. I also offer soft skills training and communications development programmes.

I was earlier associated in different capacities with organizations such as the Indian School of Business, one of the leading B-Schools in the world (Editor-Communications), Verizon Data Services India (Analyst), Lok Satta/Foundation for Democratic Reforms, India’s largest democratic people’s movement for political and governance reforms (Research Associate & Media Coordinator), and ICFAI Center for Management Research (Research Associate). I have also been associated with T.I.M.E., India’s No.1 institute for competitive exams coaching, as Faculty, English, since August 2002.

My first stint was as a ‘Research Associate’ with ICFAI Center for Management Research (ICMR), an affiliate of the ICFAI University. During my stay with ICMR, I developed management case studies on diverse topics that were bought and read by leading international B-Schools (such as Harvard, Stanford, London Business School, London School of Economics, INSEAD, IMD, ISB, Purdue, Cambridge, Oxford, Georgia Tech, Virginia, Richard Ivey, IIMs, IITs, etc.) and top global organizations (such as Ernst & Young, McKinsey, AT Kearney, Accenture, KPMG, Citibank, Lombard, Eli Lilly, Unilever, Siemens, Rolls Royce, TATA, CII, etc.) across the world.

One of my case studies on “Wal-Mart’s Supply Chain Management Practices” sold more than 1600 copies globally, and was bought and/or read by about 100 Universities/B-Schools across 48 countries. More than 5000 copies of my various case studies on different topics have been sold globally till date.

I worked as Media Coordinator and Research Associate during my association with Lok Satta. As a Research Associate, I was involved in research and writing of articles on social, economic, and political issues. As a Media Coordinator, I was involved in organizing press meets, media meetings, and liaison with all kinds of media (print, broadcast, and satellite). Some of these meets were on burning national issues such as Right to Information, elimination of corruption, women’s representation in politics, national and state governance reforms, etc.

During my association with iPrex Solutions, I authored several articles on Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs), which were published in IP Frontline, one of the world’s oldest and most trusted intellectual property information networks on the Internet (and arguably, the largest). A majority of my articles were published on the Home Page of IP Frontline, which were well received by readers worldwide.

I was associated as a Tech Writer with Verizon Data Services India (VDSI), and was involved in preparing product manuals, user guides, online FAQs, etc., for VDSI’s telecom products and IPTV. I was also into business and technology research, and research related to user experience of telecom products. I worked on international research resources such as Gartner Research and Forrester Research.

During my association with ISB, I interacted with Dipak Jain, Dean, Kellogg School of Management; JJ Irani, Director, Tata Sons and former CEO, Tata Steel; Ramalinga Raju, Chairman, Satyam Computers; Marshall Goldsmith, World renowned and sought-after Executive Coach; Vijay Mahajan, Professor of Marketing, McCombs School, University of Texas at A&M and former Dean, ISB; Professor Raghuram Rajan, Eric J Gleacher Distinguished Service Professor of Finance, University of Chicago and Economic Counsellor and Director of Research at International Monetary Fund; Professor Don Schultz, Marketing Master; Professor Jagmohan S. Raju, Area leader in Marketing from Wharton; Rajat Gupta, Chairman, Governing Board, ISB and Senior Partner, McKinsey Worldwide; Pramath Raj Sinha, Ex-Dean, ISB, and several visiting Professors from Wharton, Kellogg, and London Business School. I also coordinated the discussions of visiting faculty and industry executives with the resident faculty of ISB.

I have a profound passion for English, Business Research, and Writing. In my very long and fruitful association with T.I.M.E. as Faculty-English, I have been involved in teaching English Vocabulary for various competitive exams such as CAT, MAT, NIMCET (NIT MCA Common Entrance Test), I-CET (Integrated Common Entrance Test, State-level entrance exam for MBA and MCA aspirants of Andhra Pradesh), Bank Probationary Officers exams, CRT (Campus Recruitment Training), and Basic Communication Skills for IIT-Foundation course.

I am also a poet, having penned more than 700 poems in English and about 30 poems in Hindi. My poems are printed and sold by www.poetry.com, in the US, in various forms such as on plaques, carry bags, greeting cards, mouse pads, T-shirts, books, etc. I am looking for a publisher who is interested in publishing my poems. I hold a Master’s in Management as well as in English, a PG Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication, and a Diploma in Creative Writing in English. I did freelance assignments as a Copywriter for an ad agency, and volunteer for social organizations during free time.

I am a firm believer in God and destiny, and a staunch devotee of Lord Ganesha and Lord Hanuman. I aspire to win Nobel Prize, Booker Prize, Pulitzer Prize, Man Booker Prize, and/or Blooker Prize for my literary pursuits and accomplishments during my lifetime.

A Brief Summary of My Achievements Hitherto

  • More than 50 publications, including business articles, case studies, and general articles published nationally and internationally, and over 50 published poems. One of my articles titled “Downturn – An Opportunity for the Future” published in “Competitive Strategy” section of “CEO Refresher” alongside the articles of Stephen R. Covey and John C.  Maxwell. (http://www.refresher.com/archives2.html). (The CEO Refresher is a Canadian publication with an international audience of subscribers and viewers. The subscribers and viewers are highly educated senior executives, professionals and managers keenly interested in creative leadership, strategy, leading change, performance improvement and personal effectiveness. The CEO Refresher has been acknowledged as a significant site by several publications and organizations including being featured in Harvard Business School’s excellent Working Knowledge site).
  • Penned about 700 poems in English on various topics such as love, friendship, politics, nature, terrorism, social issues, etc.
  • My articles and poems have been translated and published in French.
  • 5100 copies of my various Management Case Studies have been bought and/or read by top Universities, B-Schools, and Corporates across the globe.
  • 20 of my case studies and articles included and published in national and international books/journals (including 10 international citations).
  • My case studies included in 18 books published by the ICFAI University.
  • Brainbench certification in English Vocabulary (Intermediate & Advanced levels) – 73 and 74 Percentile respectively.
  • Brainbench Certification in Business Writing (66 percentile)
  • ‘O’ grade (Outstanding) in Reading, Vocabulary & Grammar, and ‘B’ grade (Good) in Writing in ‘Test of Proficiency in English’ conducted by English and Foreign Language University (EFLU), formerly Central Institute of English & Foreign Languages (CIEFL).


“About Me” – Weblinks

  1. http://www.ipfrontline.com/aboutsource.asp?editorid=484
  2. http://www.aparnaonline.com/mohanchandran.html
  3. http://boloji.com/writers/pmohanchandran.htm
  4. http://mohanchandran.com/

150 thoughts on “ABOUT ME……

    • Mohan, you rock! You really rock! You are a unique person!!! I don’t think there’s a ‘positive’ word to describe you in the dictionary. You know what I mean… Don’t you?
      Your ‘not-so-happy’ friend, Ram.

  1. WOW!! Your resume rocks! Your range of accomplishments is outstanding.
    At the rate you are going, some of the awards you have mentioned would, I am sure, be in your kitty pretty soon.
    All the best!

  2. informative.Organised.You want to gain knowledge about various topics in business and english,you can surf thro this channel..keep the good work.its a good read.

  3. really your zeal to english (international language) is greate, keep it up , sir u can help even in GD (group discusion) and Interview also

  4. Hi

    I felt really great after going through your web page and i found it too interesting and I feel it is an honour for me to have me in your friend’s list.

  5. Я бы сказала о монументальности, грандиозности некоторых сюжетов. А назвала бы – “нефильтрованный реал”. На мой взгляд, красота – это все-таки другое: лучшее, чистое, избранное, заставляющее трепетать и поражаться. Можно найти красоту во всем, но всё скопом – не есть красота. Имхо.

  6. Благодарю!!!У Вас часто появляются очень интересные посты! Очень поднимаете мое настроение.

  7. Отличный пост, прочитав несколько статей на эту тему понял, что всё таки не посмотрел с другой стороны, а пост как-то очень заинтересовал.

  8. А Вы не задумывались о том, чтобы параллельно завести еще один блог, на смежную тему? У Вас неплохо получается

  9. Классная статья, кстати автору хочу предложить установить от яндекс.денег фишку на сайт “Дай рубль”. Я бы дал, так сказать на поддержание.

  10. По правде говоря, сначала не очень то до конца понял, но перечитав второй раз дошло – спасибо!

  11. Очень интересно. Но чего-то не хватает. Может быть, стоит добавить каких-нибудь картинок или фото?

  12. Отличный пост, прочитав несколько статей на эту тему понял, что всё таки не посмотрел с другой стороны, а пост как-то очень заинтересовал.

  13. Очень интересно, но все в будущем хотелось бы еще побольше узнать об этом. Очень понравилась ваша статья!

  14. Прикольная статья, но хотелось бы поподробнее узнать о некоторых моментах… Как можно с Вами связаться?

  15. Ваш сайт в опере не очень то корректо показывается, а так все отлично! спасибки вам за умные мысли!

  16. Благодарю!!!У Вас часто появляются очень интересные посты! Очень поднимаете мое настроение.

  17. Хорошо что еще кто-то делает оригинальные сайты. Спасибо за информацию, очень интересно.

  18. Класно пишешь!
    Очень понравилась ваша заметка! Так держать! Блог в закладки и в ридер!

  19. Очень понравилось!
    Очень понравилась ваша заметка! Так держать! Блог в закладки и в ридер!

  20. Добрый день!|
    Интересное имя сайта – pmohanchandran.wordpress.com, каким образом вам удалось приобрести такое красивое имя

  21. Хороший пост! Подчерпнул для себя много нового и интересного! Пойду ссылку другу дам в аське

  22. Наткнулся случайно на Ваш блог. Теперь стану постоянно просматривать. Надеюсь, не разочаруете и дальше

  23. Привет,владелец сайта!!!
    Сильно понравилась новость. просмотрел статьи, то скажу, что печатаете очень познавательно и выбираете полезные топики информации. Большое Спасибо!!!

  24. Думаю, эту тему можно развивать до бесконечности
    Хорошо пишете. Учились где-то или просто с опытом пришло?

  25. Радует, что ваш блог постоянно развивается. Такие посты только прибавляют популярности.

  26. Думаю, что если блог нравиться, надо добавлять в избранное, а не только хвалить автора

  27. Здраствуйте хозяин сайта!!!
    мне очень понравился ваш сайт( pmohanchandran.wordpress.com ) – хотел бы заказать рекламу/место под банер- как с вами можно связатся?

  28. Попробовал разобраться со статьей, но увы. Не могли бы вы написать свою аську или стукнуть мне – 768426

  29. Как вам удаётся так часто и интересно писать в блог? Есть какие-то особые приёмы или хитрости, у меня так никогда не получалось 😦

  30. Прикольно у вас получается, так быстро интересные посты и основательные статьи клепать, респект и уважуха!

  31. Очень интересно у вас писать получается, вам бы в журналисты податься, в какую нить газету. Там это точно оценят!

  32. Ну просто каждый пост у вас шедевр, просто дух захватывает в каждой статье, вам бы ещё пару блогов открыть не мешало!

  33. Прикольно вы пишите, такое чувство что опыта лет 40. Вы наверное журналист или проф. писатель. Ну или отличный копирайтер.

  34. Если любимая, преданно глядя вам в глаза, нежно шепчет: «Единственный мой! Я так тебя люблю!» — подумайте, каким цинизмом и опытом надо обладать, чтобы так правдоподобно врать…

  35. Благодарю!!!У Вас часто появляются очень интересные посты! Очень поднимаете мое настроение.

  36. You have a strong background of qualifications and have done some worthy works based on them to various institutions; exploit them further for achieving your objectives and grab world prizes as marks of your achievement in the world as time goes on!

  37. I have been surfing online more than three hours today, yet I never found any interesting article like yours. It’s pretty worth enough for me. In my opinion, if all webmasters and bloggers made good content as you did, the internet will be much more useful than ever before.

  38. Hello Mohan,

    I visited your blog and learned that you provide links and reference materials to help people improve their vocabulary and reading comprehension. I am part of a team that created a website called LearningChocolate.com, which provides free vocabulary learning material for students to learn English vocabulary online. I think the website might be useful to you and your visitors.

    I would like to invite you to visit the website and consider to include our link in your references collection. Below is our website information:

    Website name: Learning Chocolate
    URL: http://www.learningchocolate.com/
    Description: This website provides free vocabulary learning material for students to learn English vocabulary online.

    Sincerely yours,

    Staff of LearningChocolate.com

  39. speechless!!!so this is Mohan, the Indian friend whom I only knew as “woman hater” because of his post @FB…such a talent! and so humble to add a simple person like me @ FB…

  40. Hi, could you please change your page layout. The combination of colours is disturbing sight. can’t read comfortably. A lighter color combination will help

  41. I found the list of unusual English words quite interesting and helpful. But the font colour does not agree with the colour of the background. I hope you would make necessary changes.

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