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7 Questions with Dr. Arun Menon: Just what the doctor ordered

In our current series of ‘7 questions with’, we present you Dr. Arun Menon of Al Ain Hospital, whose medical background is just what the doctor ordered.

7 questions with  Dr. Arun Menon: Director of Operations –Medeor 24×7 International Hospital Al Ain

1 – What is the first thing that you do in the morning?

I like to take a cold water shower. It shakes me, wakes me, rejuvenates me and keeps me fresh and lively for the day.

2 – What is the best piece of business advice that has been given to you?

From Dr.Shamsheer Founder and MD VPS Healthcare. Delegation of work and trusting others’ ingenuity can boost team spirit and increase efficiency and quality of work.

We at Medeor 24×7 international hospital believe in empowering our people to make decisions.

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3 – If today was your last day on Earth, how would you spend it?

I would want to spend precious moments with my family/kids giving them wisdom.

I would want them to be ready for life without me and read Randy Pausch’s book “The last lecture”.

I want them to remember me when I am gone.

4 – Who was the last person that you messaged and what did it say?

To my hospital administrator Yasser –You are great at your commitments. Good luck.

5 – If you could buy a one-way ticket anywhere it would be to.

I would go to the most underdeveloped place on earth and try my skills to elevate human conditions and make enough money to buy a flight back.

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6 – What do you want tomorrow’s business world to look like?

I would want the business world taking corporate social responsibility to new levels where corporations work like the best NGOs in the world taking care of the client needs and wants with certainty, passion and transparency.

Corporate–client relationships should transform to mutually beneficial nature where clients themselves feel part of the business world.

7 – Tell us something that not many people know about you.

Deep down, I am an innocent chap who gets swayed away like normal human beings and I love dancing privately away from people and most don’t know that about me. Now they do!