February 6, 2018

10 Unwritten merchant navy rules for seafarers sailing for the first time

There is a list. A list of treasured ‘Primeros’ – the firsts. Everybody has one. For example- A new born child’s first is his ‘cry’. A […]
January 30, 2018

How to appear professional at work?

Barring certain geniuses whose eccentricities are well-accepted in their work environment, the rest of us plebeians don’t always have the luxury to present ourselves in our […]
January 23, 2018

How to get a Government Job after Graduation?

A Sarkari naukri, or Government job has maintained its stable presence since its origin, especially among the middle-class Indians. And why not? It is stable, pays […]
January 16, 2018

8 things for the checklist before joining your first ship

  Rain is such a lovely affair. It always brings back the nostalgia of good old days. Clouds in their dark coming in formation, seizing the […]
January 2, 2018

Sometimes it is ok to give up

So there’s this whole lost of self-help books advising everyone to follow their dreams. Giving up is for losers (insert any expletive you may think of). […]
December 26, 2017

How couples working in different cities can manage their relationship

And they lived happily ever after… Well, it doesn’t always happen in the same castle though. Sometimes Rapunzel decides to join the hair salon 600 miles […]
December 19, 2017

Differences between Government (Public) Sector and Private Sector Jobs

The mighty government of India is one of the largest employers in the nation. According to estimates, drawn up by the Reserve Bank of India, about […]
December 12, 2017

O1 Visa, a possible substitute for H1B

Life is getting a bit complicated, for workers on the other side of the H1B, the ones who are either preparing to apply the first time, […]
December 5, 2017

5 Things Indian students in USA miss most about India

  Once the initial wonder of the swachh USA passes you by, taking up a whole week and a whole lot of phone calls, back home, […]
November 21, 2017

Living and working in the Netherlands as an expat

Abhi Bhattacharya shares tips for expats / foreigners who are planning to move to the Netherlands. Here’s what no one tells you about living and working […]
October 24, 2017

Super 30 Anand Kumar’s student shares admission and classroom experience

Anand Kumar, founder of Super 30, is a real life hero, whose story has inspired a documentary on Discovery Channel and a movie. Despite getting an […]
September 19, 2017

Returning from Canada to India: Some questions and answers

Editor’s note: Our article on Reasons why NRIs are returning to India attracts a lot of questions from NRIs keen on getting back home. One such […]