Business Today 14th January 2018 - Page 171

The Best Management Lesson I Learnt BY RADHIKA AGGARWAL CBO and Co-founder, ShopClues ‘Grit Wins the War’ We all need to be that ideal job candidate who has a passion for the work he is doing and the determination to carry on. January 14 I 2018 I BUSINESS TODAY I 171 It was the summer of 2004, and I was at Seattle, working as Strategy Offi- cer at Nordstrom. I was young, ambitious and good at what I did. I understood the importance of teamwork and hard work, but at the time, I was like a teenager who intellectually understood the importance of exercise and good health but would find it hard to appreciate the wisdom of those words in her current stage of life. During the early days of my career, my management style evolved around