ccmc-sumathi-90Dr.Sumathi Narayanan, the President of Creative Communication and Management Center, Chennai- a Center for Personal and Professional Excellence has been in the field of training and development for over four decades and counselling services for two decades.

An ardent learner, she is a powerful speaker, trainer and leader. She enjoys conducting her workshops and her strength lies in innovating and customizing programs to suit organization’s culture and needs. Her workshops are highly interactive. She has the flexibility to build rapport with all levels of participants, draw them out and motivate them to realize their potential. Her mission in life is to share Life Skills to the lesser privileged students or institutes serving them. She strongly believes in helping people develop and realize their potential.

A sketch of her professional life ……


► Ph. D in HUMAN DEVELOPMENT, Department of Psychology, University of Madras.
► B Ed – Annamalai University


She is a
► Certified Master Trainer for Basic and Master Practitioner Neuro Linguistic programming  workshops  under NF NLP – USA
► Silva Mind Control – Graduate
► Undergone advanced training in the application of Transactional Analysis in organizations with ITAA – International Transactional Analysis Association.
► Certified Counselor
► Certificate of Attainment (COA) in supervision certified by ACA – Australian Counselling Academy


Dr. Sumathi Narayanan’s professional experience spans over Four decades in designing and conducting training programs for public, in house companies and educational institutions. Her experience includes

1) In house & Public Assignments in Corporate Training for more than 100 companies over 600 programs covering around 15,000 professionals/ individuals.
Her training extends right from Basic Entry level to middle management and senior management and she conducts workshops on :-

• Communication Skills
• Speaking and Presentation Skills
• Effective Listening Skills
• Fast Reading and Memory Efficiency
• Building Effective Teams
• Interpersonal Relations using Transactional Analysis (TA)
• Personal Effectiveness Program using TA, NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming)
• Train the Trainer – focusing on Design to Delivery
• Coaching and Mentoring
• Leadership and Change Management
• Quality Teaching Skills

2) Designing and conducting training on
a) Accelerated Learning Skills
b) Designing and conducting training for In house & Public Assignments in Corporate Training
c) Personality Development Program & Success Principles for students having trained and addressed 10,000 students in the past two and a half decades.

3) Quality Teaching Skills Training for teachers in various schools and colleges covering arts and engineering colleges.

4) Certification for Basic practitioner in NLP program for NFNLP, USA

5) One to one coaching and training for trainers

6) Mentoring professional growth


Faculty in Elite School of Optometry – part of Shankara nethralaya affiliated to BITS, Pilani for
1. Communication skills and
2. Advanced Communication Skills

New No120, Vepery High Road, Chennai 600 003
Ph: +91-9841014626

Her other professional experiences include the following:


She is the visiting faculty at Elite School of Optometry (part of Shankara Nethralaya) , Affiliated to BITS, Pilani, for the past 27 years.


She has been given the Best Senior Faculty Award thrice by the Elite School of Optometry.
She has been conferred with:
► “Life time Professional Excellence” award by the Alumni of SIET Women’s College(JBAS College for women, her alma mater.
► “Life Time of Achievement and Services to Elite School of Optometry” by ESO, Unit of Shankara Nethralaya, Medical Research Foundation
► “Eminent Woman Achiever” in Training and Communication by Rajalakshmi Institutions


► On “Can we foster Imagination?” at the Third Afro – Asian Psychological Congress 1994 at Kualalampur, Malaysia.
► “A successful dyslexic student” at the National Conference on Learning Disabilities – 1994
► “Freak out your “Free Child” – ITAA Conference – Bangalore – 1995
► “Goal setting Using Hypnosis & NLP” – Hypnotique Circle Conference for 30th Anniversary – 2004
► “Live in Harmony with differences” – ITAA Conference, Bangalore 2004


She does honorary work for schools, colleges and Charitable Organizations / NGO’ s in and around Chennai and takes up every opportunity to contribute towards the success of aspiring individuals / students.


► Indian Society for Training & Development.(ISTD) – Life member
► National Federation of Neuro-Linguistic Psychology – Member
► Chennai Counselors Federation – Member, Former Secretary
► TA Study Circle – Founder member, Life member, Former Secretary
► Chennai counselors Foundation – Member, Former Secretary
► Hypnotique Circle – Founder member, Life member
► Indian Academy of professional Supervision – Founding member, Life member, Secretary


► Television – Doordarshan, Podhigai, Sun TV, Jaya TV and ASTRO VANAVIL (Tamil channel at Kualalampur).
► Print – Eve’s Touch, The Hindu, Kalki.
► Have written articles on Life and self-development in Vazhiya Nalam.
► Currently writing the series “Office ennum sorkam” in Mangayar Malar


Numerous International Faculty including :-
Prof. Rooshikumar Pandya, Dr.Muriel James, Vince Gilpin, Ron Clements, Andrea Dzenger, John Enright, Julie Hay, Dr. Richard Bandler, Dr.William Horton and many others.

In-House assignments conducted by Dr.Sumathi Narayanan


TAQA, Abu dhabi One “TAQA”
Tecpro Systems BET- Building Effective Teams
Tektronix Effective Communication & Presentation Skills
Personal Effectiveness Program
Business  Communication Skills
U S Technologies Effective Presentation Skills


Integra Software Soultions Ltd, Pondicherry Personal Effectiveness through Emotional Management
Quadrant4 Effective Communication for Customer Interaction
APCOM Computers Attitudinal & Behavioral Change
Personal Effectiveness Program
Banyan Networks Personal and Inter-personal Effectiveness Program
Effective Presentation Skills
Complete Business Solutions India Effective Presentation Skills
Personal Effectiveness Program
Cognizant Technology Solutions Business Communication Skills
Life Skills
DSQ Software Ltd. Communication Skills Workshop
Train The Trainer
Communication & Inter – personal relations
Dun & Bradstreet, Satyam Software Communication Skills
HCL Technologies India Ltd. Dynamic Communication Skills
Personal Effectiveness Program
Honeywell India Software Operation Pvt Ltd. Management Development Program
Effective Presentation Skills
IBM Emotions at Work
IBP Co. Ltd. Fast Reading & Super Memory
Train The Trainer
Polaris Software Labs Ltd. Effective Presentation Skills
Satyam Info-way (P) Ltd Effective Presentation Skills
Tata Consultancy Services Effective Presentation Skills


BPL US West Train the Trainer
BPL Telecom Business Group Induction Program with focus on Personal growth
BPL Cellular Ltd. Developing Joy of Work culture – “JEWEL” – Workshop on “Joy of Excellence in Work and Enjoy Life”
Effective Presentation Skills
BPL Mobile Services Internal Customer Service Sensitivity – STAR SERVICE CHAMPIONS OF BPL
Be a “BPL” – Business & People Leader
Bharti Cellular Limited Acquiring Better Customer Focus with Excellence
Bharti Infotel Limited Dynamic Communication Skills
Dax Networks Pvt Ltd Personal Effectiveness Program
Dishnet DSL Ltd. Dynamic Communication For better Customer Service
TATA Internet Services Ltd. Personal Effectiveness Program
VSNL People and Performance

Medical & Pharmaceutical

Adyar Cancer Hospital Communicate with Care
Anglo French Drugs & Industries Ltd. Personal Effectiveness Program
Dr.L.P.Mohan’s Dental Hospital Win with “WIT” – Winning In Teams
Hospira Healthcare India Pvt. Ltd. Assertive Communication
Cross-Cultural Sensitivity
Inter – personal Skills
New lead @ Hospira
Problem Solving Skills
Medical Research Foundation Excellence in Customer Service through
Better Communication
Become a “PEOPLE” Leader
Shasun Chemicals & Drugs Ltd. Personal Effectiveness Program
Strides Arcolab Limited Train The Trainer
Sundaram Medical Foundation Personal Effectiveness for Professional Excellence


Mahindra & Mahindra Impactful Presentations
Tractor and farm equipment: Building Our Strengths Successfully
PEP – Professional Enhancement program
ATC Ltd Super memory and learning skills
Bajaj Electricals Ltd. Personal Effectiveness Program
Effective Presentation Skills
“BET” Building Effective Teams
Relationship Management
Effective leadership
Stress management
Carborundum Universal Ltd. Effective Listening
Delphi Automotive Ltd. Effective Communication & Presentation skills
Elgi Equipments Ltd. Personal Effectiveness Program
Eureka Forbes Ltd. Leadership Development Program
FACT Management Centre Fast Reading &Memory Efficiency
Effective Listening
FAL Industries Ltd. Management Development Program
Harita Grammer Limited Effective Presentation Skills
Hindustan Motors Dynamic Communication skills
Effective Presentation Skills
Train The Trainer
Jyoti Ltd. Change Management
K.C.P. Ltd. Dynamic Communication Skills
Madras Cements Ltd. Effective Presentation skills
Madras Fertilizers Ltd. Dynamic Communication Skills for
Attitudinal and Behavioral Change
Madras Refineries ltd. Fast Reading and Memory Efficiency
MIRC Electronics Ltd., Mumbai Personal Effectiveness Program
Dynamic communication skills
Effective Presentation Skills
MRF Train the Facilitator
Super Memory And Learning Skills – for the Employees’ children
Parry Agro Industries Ltd Effective Presentation Skills
Perfetti  Van Mille India Pvt. Ltd. “BET” – Building Effective Teams
Ponds (India) Ltd. Dynamic Communication Skills
Train the Trainer
Personal Effectiveness Program
Sundaram Fastners Super Memory and Learning Skills – for the Employees’ children
Decision making and problem solving
LBW – Life Balanced with Work
PEP – Personal Enrichment Program
Saint Gobain Glass Limited Effective Presentation Skills
Tractor & Farm Equipments Ltd. Effective Presentation Skills
The KEY is YOU
Tube Investments of India Ltd.- Regional Centres Effective Listening
Effective Communication
Toshiba India Empowerment using Transactional Analysis
Ultra-tech cements Empowerment using Transactional Analysis
VVD & Sons. Change Management
Effective Parenting
VA TECH WABAG Personal and Interpersonal effectiveness
Visteon India Ltd. Effective Presentation Skills
Mahindra & Mahindra Auto and farm Sector Impactful facilitation


A.F.Ferguson & co Presentation skills, Communication skills
KPMG Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai, Gurgoan Effective Presentation Skills
Dynamic Communication Skills


Ahila Exports Pvt Ltd Personal Effectiveness Program
Ambattur Clothing Limited Personal Effectiveness Program
Wooltop Weaves Ltd. Personal Effectiveness Program

Public Sector

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd. Train The Trainer
LBW – Life Balanced with Work
Kaleidoscope of work
“Drama of Life” – pre-retirement counselling
BHEL Happiness skills


Brigade Solutions India Pvt Ltd Train The Trainer
Hewlett Packard- Chennai, Bengaluru, Singapore Business Communication Skills
Info Cache Technologies Limited “VOW” to go “MAD”
“JEWEL” – Joy of Excellence in Work and Enjoy Life
Metamor Global Solutions Ltd. Personal Effectiveness Program
Office Tiger Database Systems India Pvt. Ltd Dynamic Communication Skills
“BET” – Building Effective Teams
P&O Nedlloyd Train The Trainer
Scope e-Knowledge Center Pvt. Ltd. Dynamic Communication Skills
Thales Stress Management


Franklin Templeton Asset Management India Ltd. Building Effective Teams
Kotak Mahindra Bank Leadership Development Program
Harita Finance Dynamic Communication Skills


Le Royal Meridien Personal Effectiveness Program
Radisson GRT Hotels “BET” – Building Effective Teams
The Trident, Cochin Dynamic Communication Skills for Customer service


Bharath Pvt. Ltd. “BET” – Building Effective Teams
Bharathan Publications – Kalki magazine 4C’s of Kalki Diamonds
Effective Communication Skills
CPR Environmental Education Centre Effective Presentation Skills
CSIM Personal Effectiveness
Effective Presentation Skills
Train the Trainer
DVAC – Directorate of Vigilance and Anti- Corruption Empowerment of Women
District and High court Judges at the Karnataka High Court Fast Reading and memory Efficiency
Effective Listening
Glaxo Smithkline Beecham Consumer Healthcare Limited Effective Presentation Skills
Personal Effectiveness Program
Train The Trainer
Grasim Industries Ltd Effective Presentation Skills
Godrej Agrovet  Ltd. Personal Effectiveness Program
Hindustan Lever Ltd., Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Pondicherry, Calicut Performance Enhancement program
Change Management
Joy of work for life
Hindustan Lever Research Centre Effective Presentation Skills
Information Technology Park Effective Presentation Skills
Malayala Manorama Communication for better customer care
Self development
Role Enrichment workshop
Reliance Broadcast Network Ltd. Train The Trainer
Sterling Holiday Resorts Communication Skills Workshop
Vasanth Builders Effective Listening

Educational Institutions

Hindu Union Committee Higher Secondary School Super memory and learning Skills
Quality Teaching Skills
MCTM High School “The leader in You”
Effective Communication & Presentation Skills
Geetha Higher Secondary School Effective Classroom Management
Elite School of Optometry Advanced Communication Skills
A.M.M Matriculation Higher Secondary School Quality Teaching Skills
Dr.MGR University Life skills
Communication Skills
Ramakrishna Vidya Niketan Super memory and Learning Skills
Quality Teaching Skills through Effective Presentation Skills
HITS – Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science Quality Teaching Skills through Effective Presentation Skills
Advanced teaching skills
Hindu Union Committee Higher Secondary School Super Memory & Learning Skills
Quality Teaching Skills
IIT Madras Best Practices  – “Role of faculty in the unique living and learning IITM setting”
Life Skills
St.Joseph,s Boys Higher Secondary school, Coonoor Super Memory & Learning Skills
Effective Teaching Skills
Kavi Bharati Vidyalaya Quality Teaching Skills
Women’s Christian College Dynamic Communication Skills for better Relationships
GRT Mahalakshmi Vidyalaya Matricultion Hr. Sec. School Psychological approach to understand the changing scenario of student-teacher relationship
J.B.A.S. College for Women Teacher Enrichment Program
SSi Personal Effectiveness Program
Sri Satya Sai Matriculation School, Chrompet Improving Quality of Teaching
National English School Effective Teaching Skills
Vivekananda Educational Society – Perambur, Chrompet Teacher Orientation
Effective Communication in the class room
Ohio Manipal School of Business Fast Reading, memory efficiency
Effective Listening
School of Communication & Management Studies, Kalamassery, Cochin Personal Effectiveness Program
St.Joseph,s Boys Higher Secondary school, Coonoor Super memory and Learning Skills
St.Joseph,s Girls Higher Secondary school Effective and Creative Teaching
St.Michael’s Academy Super Memory and Learning Skills
Avvai Kalai Kazhagam Super Memory and Learning Skills
Kavi Bharati Vidyalaya Learning Skills and Personality Development
Emirates English Speaking School, Dubai Super Memory & Learning Skills
MGR Janaki College for Women Super Memory & Learning Skills
Terapanth Jain Vidyalaya High School Super Memory & Learning Skills
Kendriya Vidyalaya, IIT Effective Communication Skills
Elite School of Optometry, BITS Effective Communication Skills
Ramakrishna Vidya Niketan Super Memory & Learning Skills
Govt. Girls Higher Secondary School,Tandalam Learning skills, Success in your hands
Great Lakes Institute of Management 1. Advanced Communication Skills
2. Ice breaker session for Induction of PGPM program 2015
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