Varun Harnal is the founder and consultant coach at Human Training Consultants. Prior to Human, Varun worked at various corporations after he began his career with Tata Enterprises in India. Varun is a trainer on behavioural skills and a life coach from the International Coach Federation,ICF, US. He is also a certified performance coach from the Institute of Leadership and Management, London and a practitioner of Neuro Lingusitic Programming, DiSC behavioural tools and MBTI personality Assessments. He is a TED speaker and an author of books on human relationships. His latest publication is titled ‘So What if you are Right’ where he describes how seniors can promote openness with the youngsters.
Varun was born in India and imbibed much about culture and discipline from his father, an Army Brigadier and his mother who is an education counsellor for schools. An avid debater and theatre lover at college, he received a bachelor's degree in Engineering, and a master's degree in marketing and finance. He started his own practice in Training and Development after his work experience in India, Southeast Asia and the Middle East. He lives in New Delhi, India with his Doctor wife and student daughter. Varun's writing career began as an instructional designer for business studies. He has gathered acclaim for his programs such as 'Bridging the cultural gaps in teams', 'Assertiveness for Personal Branding' and ‘Professional Selling and negotiation Skills'. Besides corporate training, Varun invests his time in running theatre based workshops on life skills.
His open workshops are hosted by organisations that benefit from his animated style of interaction that creates active engagement for seniors and youngsters alike. As an instructor on Udemy and other online platforms, he promotes the same style that his participants find engaging and informative.