April 19, 2016

Tips to get into IIT: JEE Preparation Plan that got me into IIT KGP

The single best thing you can do for your career is to build it over the foundation of a solid education. For many Indian students, it […]
April 12, 2016

Merchant Navy problems: Life of a Marine Engineer

“Who wants a cynic who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing”, I proudly landed Oscar Wilde to my friend’s face. His eyes […]
April 5, 2016

How a Biotechnologist became a Zumba Trainer: Amazing Career Change Story

A dancer, writer, fitness expert and a former Biotechnologist and Intellectual Property rights manager, Shraddha Narayanan. Part Delhite part Hyderabadi, Shraddha exudes an almost infectious energy about her, […]
March 22, 2016

My experience of returning from USA to India | NRI Checklist

PhD grad school doesn’t pay me enough…I’ll need to graduate soon with a decent job in line…will my company sponsor my H1B?…will I be able to […]
February 23, 2016

Careers after PhD in Academia – A Woman’s Perspective

Hear hear, men have 10% more grey brain matter than women, they have better spatial, math and logical abilities, nurture prefers boys to be pro-math/science, girls […]
January 28, 2016

Why the best resume tips and tricks aren’t helping your career

When the HR team says, “Your resume is on fire,” it’s probably not a reason to rejoice.
January 26, 2016

What to expect during your first internship

When you finally decide to give up your sweet sleep and those beautiful blissful days of doing absolutely nothing and take up an internship during your […]
November 24, 2015

3 Top Industries in India for Product Management Careers

While you can pursue a Product Management career path in almost any industry, there are a few sectors in India where the opportunities are many and […]
October 13, 2015

Research and Development (R&D) Careers & Jobs in Industry

Mangalyaan scientists celebrating (Image source: NDTV) Our world-class desi R&D professionals generally maintain a low key. But when they do flex their muscles, the world sits […]
August 25, 2015

Build, improve or change your career via blogging

For 15 years after completing my formal education, I had a pretty good career. Or so I’d like to think.