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, […]
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 […]