7 Things “NOT” to have on your otherwise Perfect Resume

7 Things “NOT” to have on your otherwise Perfect Resume

The resume is a faithful journal of your career trajectory – a record of all…

How to Do a Career Detox – II

How to Do a Career Detox – II

The first part of the post on How to Do a Career Detox focused on…

How to Do a Career Detox – I

How to Do a Career Detox – I

Career detox – does the phrase sound unfamiliar, almost strange? Well, it is neither. Just…

5 Things Characters from Game of Thrones teach us about the World of Work

5 Things Characters from Game of Thrones teach us about the World of Work

With all that rage about the incredibly popular series -Game of Thrones, we thought it…

Practicing the “Miracle of Mindfulness” at Work

Practicing the “Miracle of Mindfulness” at Work

What does being “mindful” mean? Very simply put, it means being aware, being present in…

Five Indispensable Skills to have On and “Off” your CV

Five Indispensable Skills to have On and “Off” your CV

Different jobs require different skill sets, and there is no one generic set of skills…

What do Recruiters Want from a Job-Hunting Candidate ?

What do Recruiters Want from a Job-Hunting Candidate ?

What do recruiters want ? A recruiter starts work every morning with one objective –…

How to Make Your Way Through Office Politics as an Introvert

How to Make Your Way Through Office Politics as an Introvert

The one occupational hazard you will have to deal with, no matter what your occupation…

The Ethics for Working from Home – Some Guiding Principles

The Ethics for Working from Home – Some Guiding Principles

With the work from home culture gaining popular acceptance, we thought it is a good…

5 Critical Exit Signs – Time for a Job Change

5 Critical Exit Signs – Time for a Job Change

Often, exit signs are quite obvious, yet we are so caught up that we fail to…

Volunteering – Why it should be on every student’s priority list

Volunteering – Why it should be on every student’s priority list

While the idea of volunteering has been around for quite some time, it was always…

Drafting the Perfect Resignation Letter – Tips to get it Right!

Drafting the Perfect Resignation Letter – Tips to get it Right!

You’ve made the decision to move, have secured the job you wanted, and now have…

Resigning With Grace – How to Resign like a True Professional

Resigning With Grace – How to Resign like a True Professional

As professionals, it is only natural that we may want to quit the job we…

Changing Jobs? 5 Tips for a Smooth Job Transition

Changing Jobs? 5 Tips for a Smooth Job Transition

If you’ve made up your mind to change jobs, the transitional period between quitting and…

Writing Effective Emails – Why Your Subject Line and Signature Matters

Writing Effective Emails – Why Your Subject Line and Signature Matters

Usually while drafting an email, we pay little attention to the subject line and the…

Your Job Search Websites Checklist – Top Job Portals – Part I

Your Job Search Websites Checklist – Top Job Portals – Part I

The title of the post says it all, so let’s dive right into learning about some…

Stop! Before You Say Yes To The Job Offer – 5 Questions You Must Ask Yourself Before Taking A Job

Stop! Before You Say Yes To The Job Offer – 5 Questions You Must Ask Yourself Before Taking A Job

In our previous post, we spoke about what the five most important questions are that you…

Stop! Before You Say Yes To the Job Offer – 5 Questions You Must Ask the Employer

Stop! Before You Say Yes To the Job Offer – 5 Questions You Must Ask the Employer

If you’ve been waiting long enough for that job offer, it is likely that you…

How to be a Leader not a Boss – Five Reminders and Quotes

How to be a Leader not a Boss – Five Reminders and Quotes

Being a boss is easy. Said no one. Say it out loud, the word “boss”,…

ERROR #404: File Not Found! – Importance of Organizing your Documents

ERROR #404: File Not Found! – Importance of Organizing your Documents

Organizing your documents could seem tedious at first. Until you realize the benefits it has.…

5 Pointers for Effective Conflict Resolution in the World of Work

5 Pointers for Effective Conflict Resolution in the World of Work

Disagreements and conflict are only a very natural part of your work space. What makes…

Unprofessional Behaviour in the workplace – 5 Qualities to Watch out for!

Unprofessional Behaviour in the workplace – 5 Qualities to Watch out for!

Every so often, one gets to hear this word in our fast paced corporate lives…

Navigating a Career Crossroad – 5 Things No One Tells Us

Navigating a Career Crossroad – 5 Things No One Tells Us

To be at a career crossroad, no matter at what stage of your career you…

Switching Careers Midway – How to Deal with the Dilemma

Switching Careers Midway – How to Deal with the Dilemma

There are very few things which can be worse than being stuck in a unsatisfying…

Choosing Your First Job – How to Decide if It’s the Right One?

Choosing Your First Job – How to Decide if It’s the Right One?

You are at the brink of stepping into the world of work, and suddenly there…