Author and Creator
Creativity and Personal Mastery Course
Dr. Rao is a speaker, former business school professor, and head of The Rao Institute, based out of New York. He conceived the innovative course ‘Creativity and Personal Mastery’ which has helped thousands of executives all over the world discover deep meaning and achieve quantum leaps in effectiveness. Graduates of his workshops have become more creative and more inspiring leaders and above all, developed an inner serenity, born of the knowledge that they will be able to appropriately handle whatever comes their way be it a small wave or a tsunami. Dr. Rao is the author of international best sellers “Are You Ready to Succeed: Unconventional Strategies for Achieving Personal Mastery in Business and Life”, and “Happiness at Work: Be Resilient, Motivated and Successful – No Matter What” and has spoke around the world including TED.com and Thinkers 50 Interview. He has conducted workshops and spoken before executives of Microsoft, Google, Merrill Lynch, McDonald’s, Chubb, IBM, United Airlines and dozens of other companies. Dr. Rao has taught at Columbia Business School, London Business School, Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and the Haas School of Management at the University of California at Berkeley and has served as a marketing advisor to the national board of MENSA.