About Vishakha Singh

Vishakha Singh

“Better Thinking, Better Work, Better Life

Vishakha Singh, a thought leader, is the author of the course “SHIFT” – Simple Habits and Ideas for Forward Thinking. Vishakha’s work experience of twenty years has honed her skills in design thinking, business strategy, consumer marketing and leadership. During her stint in corporate jobs, she has played a critical role in the launch and rollout of some of the top media brands like CNBC, Times Now, Future Media. Through her entrepreneurial journey, she has designed unique consumer services, launched concept driven businesses & built communities. Leading by example is her way of working with teams.  Her guiding principle is to be knowledge-driven and accountable, thus creating value for oneself and all stakeholders in the system.

She has served on the managing committee board of International Advertising Association- India Chapter. She has been awarded one of the ‘Top Brand Builders’ by India’s Greatest Leaders, Femina Women Leader Award, Featured on Top Women to watch in E-commerce space by Images Retail forum and in several other media recognitions.She also featured in Campaign India’s ‘A List’ and has been on the jury of various awards. Vishakha is also a flag-bearer for working women’s initiatives and her motto is to drive ‘respect for women’ through initiatives like Stree Samman for Zee Television, a mentorship program titled My dear Luck & through workshops to adopt a culture of  gender diversity and inclusion at the workplace.

Vishakha Singh studied Design Thinking from MIT, USA and has authored the online course SHIFT _ Simple Habits and Ideas for Forward Thinking. SHIFT is a set of ideas & habits that encourages you to think in an alert, creative style in the fast changing business environment. Employees from both corporates like Infosys, Asian Paints  and startups like Zerodha have taken up the course.Vishakha writes a weekly column on Habits for Thinking and her column on Moneycontrol titled Soch to Success has been one of the most read columns on weekends. She also hosts programs on Intellectual Wellness and Work productivity like Deep Work40 challenge. 

Vishakha also runs a club called The Read Aloud Club for children 10-18years where she curates and shares articles based on empathy, technology, innovation and nature.