Dr. Preeti Shirodkar is a Ph.D. in English Language and Literature from the University of Mumbai, with over 28 years of experience in teaching English Literature, Communication, and Soft Skills. She is currently an Associate Professor at Kohinoor Business School. She has conducted numerous training programs in the areas of Communication, Soft Skills, Gender, and English Literature for organizations like RBI, NDDB, India Rare Earths Ltd., Zicom, Hind Terminals, and CtrlM, to name a few, and delivered talks and conducted workshops for several institutions of repute like Bucharest University (Romania), Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, University of Mumbai, Magdeburg University, Thane Management Forum (TMF), 60bits Consulting, SIES Group of Institutions and SNDT group of Institutions. Moreover, she has served at varied undergraduate and postgraduate departments in Mumbai and has been to Germany and England as a Visiting Scholar. A Fellow of the prestigious Indian Institute of Advanced Studies and author of 7 books, Dr. Shirodkar is a recipient of many awards, among which the latest is Best Teacher in Communication conferred by HEF. She is extremely passionate about teaching, mentoring, editing, and creative and critical writing.