Corporate Chanakya: Successful Management the Chanakya Way Chanakya was an Indian teacher, philosopher and royal advisor to Chandragupta Maurya as well as his son Bindusara. He was the ultimate leadership guru who helped in the establishment of the Mauryan Empire. His theories and strategies are relevant in today's world, from his thoughts on how to find leaders to how to successfully run a nation. R. Pillai breaks down his ancient wisdom and applies it to the corporate world. Chanakya has been considered the pioneer of economics and political science in India. This book has been divided into three sections-Leadership, Management and Training. It takes the teachings of Chanakya and translates them to modern life. This includes subjects like coordinating effective meetings, managing tricky situations and the duties and strengths of a leader.