Harsh Mariwala says ‘grades aren’t everything’; shares letter from a principal, and his own secret
The Marico boss earned high praise on Twitter.
India Inc honcho and Marico Chairman, Harsh Mariwala, took to Twitter to share a letter from the principal of a school which has gone viral.
This letter from a school principal has apparently gone quite viral. But it needs to be read! I was never a strai… https://t.co/ym8F81CL6v— Harsh Mariwala (@hcmariwala) 1579584327000
The Marico chairman was all praise for the letter. He also candidly admitted that he was never a "straight A’s student". "I emphatically agree that marks aren't everything," wrote the entrepreneur.
The top boss ended his tweet on an uplifting note, writing: ‘Above all, the most important thing is happiness’.
Twitterati couldn’t help but nod in agreement with the top boss. Several Twitter users, who didn’t do particularly well in their exams, came forward to share their success stories.
@hcmariwala Very True sir... Marks doesn't matter much...i failed in 10th Class and now i am CA, CS, MCom, Pursuin… https://t.co/MOmibbONiz— Winji...!! (@iWinnerJain) 1579586653000
@hcmariwala This is a message to internalize. In the same way, one mistake at work does not make an employee unprof… https://t.co/13iE6AG7Ph— Wandering Soul (@akshaypdandekar) 1579595997000
@hcmariwala My friend is a well known dentist. He was given grace in 12th Std, English— Pawan Sukhani (@pawan_sukhani) 1579586244000
Kudos to Mariwala for being an inspiration for parents and students alike.