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Anjana Arora: Finding the right balance between work life and family life, while also making time for yourself

Infinite Computer Solutions Ltd. provides IT based business process solutions, next-gen mobility solutions and product engineering services, specializing in the Healthcare, Banking & Finance, Telecommunications & Technology and Media & Publishing industries, for Fortune 1000 companies. Their solutions build on proprietary industrial frameworks that significantly reduce work effort and cost while providing faster go-to-market speeds and nimble responses to market dynamics, a solution they call Platformization™. Infinite has over 6,000 employees and 8 global delivery centers globally.

About Anjana Arora

Anjana Arora is VP of Marketing at Infinite Computer Solutions

Definition of success: Finding the right balance between work life and family life, while also making time for yourself.

First job: Screen printing on t-shirts.

Work philosophy: It’s not always about working smarter… sometimes you just have to work harder.

How do you stay motivated: By achieving regular small wins… and taking the time to realize how many there are.

Guiding principle: There is something to be learned from everyone.

Best decision: Moving to Washington, DC.

Worst decision: Not purchasing an apartment in Chicago.

Definition of leadership: Motivating others to march towards a common path, while encouraging they keep their individuality.

Biggest missed opportunity: Traveling to Hong Kong… but I will make it there, eventually!

Best mentor: David Pittman, a retired partner at PwC. David taught me how to carefully prioritize, strategically think, and manage a team very early on in my career.

One word that best describes you: Multi-tasker

Like best about job: The ability to influence business strategy.

Like least about job: The writing!

Interests: Music, mythology, spending time with my girls.

Pet peeve: Bad hygiene

Most important lesson learned: Sometimes 80% is good enough.

Most respected competitor: Myself

Greatest fear: My girls leaving for college.

Idea of perfect happiness: Work harder, but play hardest…. and take lots of breaks!

Greatest strength: The ability to see multiple points of view.

Characteristic most admired: Calm

Characteristic least admired: Bossy

First choice for a new career: Artist

Current state of mind: Introspective

Exercise of choice: Walking

Question you want answered: What is the next disruptive technology?

Most influential book read: Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg.

Most ecstatic moment: I have two… the days my girls were born.

Favorite word: Orange

Favorite quote: “If we could change ourselves, the tendencies in the world would also change... we need not wait to see what others do.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Countries you would like to visit: Egypt

Favorite airline: United Airlines

Favorite hotel (brand): Marriott

Favorite restaurant: Jean-Georges restaurants

Favorite car (brand): Audi

Company: Infinite Computer Solutions
Rockville, Maryland, USA

Founded in:1999
CEO: Upinder Zutshi
Public or Private: Private
Head Office in Country: United States

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