October 25, 2016

5 Funny Interview Stories: Real Questions and Answers

Not too long ago I was at an interview that I’d rather not talk about. But since I am writing about it, one of two things […]
October 18, 2016

Psychology Careers and Jobs in India

Psychology is not an esoteric art involving mind-reading, as most would assume – clarifies forensic psychologist, Meghana Srivatsa. She explains how she got into the field […]
September 15, 2016

Balancing motherhood and career: Work vs Family life

The recent Rio Olympics had a resonating theme. Beti Bachao and Beti, Bachao, as one tweet succinctly put. It is not a revelation that women have […]
August 16, 2016

Litigation Careers in India: Opportunities in the Legal Industry

Lawyers and the field of Law in general have been shrouded in mystery. The image created in popular media & movies is often a distorted version […]
July 26, 2016

5 Reasons why you are not getting that job interview call

Urgent Requirement for a candidate who can wear a dark costume resembling a bat, fight crimes, drive an insanely awesome car and doesn’t have any unexplained […]
June 28, 2016

Life on board a Merchant Navy ship: With the benefits, come the risks

If one has a bucket list, sailing on a merchant ship should be on it. It gives you the perspective of what is it like to […]
June 21, 2016

7 Signs that indicate you have become a corporate slave

  What if you were told that your job needed you to work only 35 hours a week? That you couldn’t work after 5:00pm? Or that […]
June 7, 2016

How to manage Phd stress, anxiety and disillusionment

Graduate school usually starts with many promises. PhD hopefuls walk into their future alma mater, blissfully optimistic about their future contribution, wanting to leave their mark […]
May 31, 2016

What do Merchant Navy officers do? A peek inside the job description

It’s the happy hours. I was early and excited, after all, I was meeting Rishi and Ashima after 2 years. The ambience of the pub reminded […]
May 10, 2016

The shame and fear of a Career Change

All, well nearly all, of us aspire to have a stable successful (not successive) career. Nearly all of us want to work in a famous corporation, […]
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 […]