It happened during my college days. I had relocated to my home town for my under graduation and was carving my own identity. The college had very active student politics and in my last year, the college elected "union" had five of my classmates. I was very proud of this and also the fact that I had … Continue reading Air India Radhakrishnan’s daughter 😜
"There are decades where nothing happens, and there are weeks where decades happen.”-Vladmir Lenin Of course everyone is talking about how the corona virus situation is an opportunity for so many things. It's an opportunity for nature to reclaim some of its past glory - with everyone cooped up indoors mostly, our world is less … Continue reading Crisis as a time for opportunity
A few days ago, my body signalled to me that I am trying to control a situation which did not need to. And, I am thankful to have realised it in the moment. A very senior person in the organisation I consult in, seemed to be rambling and going tangential leading us to nowhere near … Continue reading Listening to listen
I have always been a bookworm. Over the years like many people complain, life takes over and I started feeling the pressure of not being able to read as much as I loved to. I also have a habit of buying books, starting to pore on them and then letting go midway...this does not apply … Continue reading Storytelling and something that happened yesterday 🙂
PC: Karl Starkey, Pexels Too many times in our career we need to introduce ourselves. Writing down and practising the introduction in advance is very helpful and is often referred to as the 'elevator pitch'. Here are a few points to get you started: Avoid starting with 'Myself'. Always say with pride 'Hi/Hello. I am … Continue reading I am ….
I am sure all HR folks will write this article at least once in their lifetime. Here's one I had written many years ago but on review felt the need to change very little! Things you will need: Information about the organisation you are getting interviewed in Your resume/profile/CV The job description for the role … Continue reading How to Prepare for an Interview
Oh yeah! It's in two days! And I am excited. I can't be called a real film buff - I am not knowledgeable enough for that title :). Honestly, marriage made me discover two loves - cinema and chaats. A little gratitude to my dear husband for dragging me willingly into this world of movies. … Continue reading IFFK