Sushma Gaikwad

Motivational Speaker I Entrepreneur
Sushma Gaikwad

Who Am I

Sushma Gaikwad is an entrepreneur, Dale Carnegie certified trainer, coach, motivational speaker, NLP practitioner.

 

It is now 25 years that Sushma began her journey as an ambitious teenager balancing her education with a fully-fledged career. Over the years, she specialised in the experiential communication and corporate identity implementation industries respectively

 

Sushma worked in Wolff Olins, UK the premier Corporate Identity Design firm and worked on Implementation processes for a variety of brands and joined the team that worked on the TATA brand.

 

Sushma embarked on her entrepreneurial venture in 2000 and has since, provided brand communication and experiential solutions to leading corporate houses such as the Tata Group, Mahindra Group, Mercedes Benz India, Rolls Royce Motorcars, to name a few. In the period of 2001- 2002 Sushma worked on board with the team at the Tata Group to implement the new brand across all stakeholders as well as devised and implemented various strategies with the objective to “youthen the brand”.

 

It was in 2008 that Sushma discovered her passion to facilitate breakthroughs and founded IGM with a dream to enable people with the required attitude and skills to unleash their true potential. She has been working in the field of learning and development as a trainer and has worked extensively with corporate houses on the design and implementation of training roll-outs. With a mandate to drive Vision and values through the L&D processes, IGM has been working closely with the Mahindra Group, Atlas Copco, DHL, L&T Infotech, Tata Asset Management Ltd., Ahuja Group to name a few.

Sushma specialises in breakthrough therapy and has a distinctive style of engaging participants. With out-of-the-box methods, she breaks down their barriers of perception to achieve the desired outcome of the workshop.

 

Her creative and non-conventional style enables participants across age groups to relate to her and the course content. Sushma’s workshops are intense, insightful, energetic and highly fun-filled – this creates the space of a willingness to learn new skills, acknowledge fears and barriers and create new possibilities.

 

Sushma has recently launched a series of open workshops and has been working extensively in the field of breakthrough enabling, one-on-one coaching and holistic healing.

 

Sushma is fascinated by people, and this fascination is translated into great commitment to provide value to every individual she works with. In closing, it is best to describe Sushma Gaikwad as a person who is driven with a purpose to touch as many lives as she can and enable people to be the best that they can be.

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About Speaking Minds

When Speaking Minds was founded in 2007 in New Zealand, little did we envisage that this would grow into an international brand with offices in India and London in less than a decade. We set up the business to share what we had learnt, from the privileges we have had in our jobs – of access to knowledge. Bringing India to the rest of the world was our driving force.


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Our History

The dna of our business is genuinely about sharing knowledge with the world, from thought leaders and experts who are notable achievers in their field. Raga D'silva quit her highly successful corporate career in New Zealand in 2007, to set up a dream business of connecting knowledge, insights, motivation from exceptional talent with the corporate world, globally.


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