Neerja Arora Bhatia

Lead Expert & Partner of The GAARD Group

  • Personal Resilience
  • Cultural Transformation
  • Leadership Development
  • Team Collaboration

Bliss is Knowing the Self

Neerja Arora Bhatia specializes in personal resilience and cultural transformation, centering leadership development on changes made from the inside out. Her publications, ‘Art of Resilience’ & “Bliss is in Knowing the Self’ showcase her unwavering belief in the resiliency of the human spirit when overcoming challenges. 

Neerja holds an M.S in Applied Ecopsychology, a field focused on the connection between individual psychology and the world. By examining this interconnectedness, she helps teams and organizations cultivate collaborative intelligence. As human and ecosystem relationships evolve, Neerja refines her practice of eco-evolutionary leadership coaching and expands mental maps to increase self-awareness with the goal of sustainable behavior change.

A partial list of her clients includes Red Hat, Replicated, Nobel BioCare, Phillips, Altria, UBS, CIT Bank, Covidien, Boehringer Ingelheim, Wings Unlimited, and Schering Plough.

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Art of Resilience

Unlocking the Power of Your Natural Intelligence

Resilience is the key to unlocking our natural intelligence. This book is a practical guide to recovering from setbacks through awareness, openness, optimism, and courage. Resilience is about artfully combining the power of feelings, critical thinking, and the will to take significant actions for reaching great possibilities. You will learn practical tools to:

  • Empower yourself and others
  • Enhance your ability to live fully
  • Manage emotions
  • Communicate effectively in challenging situations
  • Expand personal influence Increase your creativity

Bliss is in Knowing The Self

Use this book as a guide for discovering human greatness where miracles become an everyday possibility. The experience with the Self transcends humans from ordinary to extraordinary beings. We are born impeccably astonishing; however, the restrictions and fears we adopt while growing up make us ordinary. Once we form a relationship with the Self, it demystifies the essence of life, uncovering the wisdom and power of being human.

It’s (always) your turn.

Prepare for the pivotal moments of your career.