June 29, 2017

Work-life balance statistics in India worst among peer countries

Picture this: Neeta works in the corporate sector. It takes her over an hour, in heavy traffic, to commute to and fro from work. After coming […]
June 13, 2017

7 LinkedIn Tips to improve your chances of getting a job

Let’s be clear upfront – LinkedIn is unlike any other social media website. It is for professionals, by professionals and of professionals. You get to showcase […]
June 1, 2017

6 Ways to Show Empathy at Work

Let’s be clear. Empathy is not just a soft skill, it is a lifestyle. Being empathetic implies that you have the capability to feel for others. […]
May 25, 2017

6 Time Management Skills every Manager should have

Time is an equal opportunity teaser. Whether you are a lowly intern or the CEO of a Fortune 500 company, you will always have at least […]
May 4, 2017

How do companies manage Social Media usage at work?

There used to be a time, not too long ago, when being social meant having people over for tea. Photo albums used to be brought out […]
April 20, 2017

Checklist for a Career Change after 40

Some say, “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks.” Wonder why! The Mythbusters guys did train two 7 year old Alaskan Malamutes to sit, kneel […]
April 6, 2017

10 People Skills Every Great Manager Should Have

Let’s face it, island living is not easy to sustain. And by that we mean the ability to stay away from human interaction can only be […]
March 30, 2017

Why Self Confidence is crucial and how to build it

It is ironical that with all the competition, in our upbringing, we are often not taught how to handle failure. Respect is sometimes mistaken as fear. […]
March 23, 2017

8 Reasons how and why Positive Attitude at work is a crucial soft skill

No one can sanely argue that a cheerful disposition is a bad thing. When was the last time you voluntarily hung out with someone with doomsday […]
March 7, 2017

7 Self Management Skills every Manager should have

If a manager is ever told that he could only have one soft skill and one soft skill only, he needs to be absolutely clear that […]
February 23, 2017

7 Skills of a Great Team Player at Work

Remember the Aesop fable with a bundle of toothpicks? You can chew a single one to a mangled existence but ten of them together will be […]
February 14, 2017

What are your Options in India, after completing Higher Education (MS/PhD) in the USA?

When I was leaving for the land of the somewhat free, for my PhD, many chose to speculate on it being a permanent move. That I […]