August 7, 2018

Will you lose your Job to Robots?

Did you ever notice how Tony Stark, aka Iron Man, kept upping the technology ante with each regurgitating sequel? What began with a car battery and […]
November 28, 2017

How to manage a Job Search Profile when you are already employed?

Well it’s official. You have finally achieved one of the crests of adulthood – you have a job. Or what we Indians colloquially jest around job […]
October 3, 2017

How to get back to work after a career break

As a blogger, I receive queries from different readers asking for suggestions about their teaching career. A few months back one of my readers, who at […]
July 18, 2017

How to use LinkedIn InMails to contact recruiters

Think of the internet as a vast ocean of fishy characters, with sharks, clownfishes and bottom feeders (attn. all internet trolls). Everyone, and their grandmother, has […]
June 20, 2017

Should IT industry workers be scared of losing their jobs?

There was a time when Hollywood loved to show India as the land of magic carpets and snake charmers. Think Indiana Jones and the temple of […]
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 […]
May 30, 2017

Alternative careers for IT professionals after a layoff

The wound is fresh. The recent developments of America’s need to stay in-bred, and the boom in automation of digital services, has already started showing its […]
May 2, 2017

How to transition from teaching to corporate training

It’s all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you’re properly trained. – Queen Elizabeth II
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 […]
March 21, 2017

Best career change options for Teachers

Teaching is a profession that invites people from different walks of life. Some people choose it as a career because they felt it to be the […]
November 22, 2016

How I got into a Finance career after completing a Physiotherapy degree

Engineers do it all the time i.e. leave their academic specialisation behind to move into unrelated careers. But it’s natural for eyebrows to get raised when […]
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, […]