#ramblingsalert It's 2.5 years of a journey for me with eWIT Trivandrum and this year we have launched two ambitious projects. To confess, despite being the 'big picture' person I am, I did not believe in either of them initially. To my surprise, I realised I had become the cautious nay-sayer in the team and … Continue reading Dream Big!
My five year old daughter is obsessed with the idea of make-up. She thinks it's cool to dab lipstick, rouge and eye shadow. And she has a mom who has very very limited stock of such things. I wonder if I had such a fascination for make up - my mom was a non-user and … Continue reading Of make-ups and cats…
Recently I was asked to take a session for MBA students in a nearby college. I collected a few thoughts from my peers and have jotted down the essence of what I tried to convey to them. On reflection, some of these are applicable to anyone who is starting their career. Understand how the business … Continue reading Top ten tips to get ‘industry ready’
Just like when we are learning something new it feels difficult, when we get a new experience we are excited. Over time, the skill becomes easy and the experience taken for granted. Motivation is like that. A new benefit however shiny looses it's sheen very soon. And not everyone gets excited by the same benefit … Continue reading Motivation is not extrinsic for long
If it brings a smile on your face without insulting someone else, then it is a joke else, it is a shame. I often wonder about all the time people have to make trolls and insults on someone and not having the time to find the good in others. Our constant nit-picking of other people’s … Continue reading Angry Nation?
HR folks are often dubbed as 'cheerful, optimistic fools' living in an idyllic world. We have heard this being said to our face and more often than not have been given smiles that encompass these feelings. But HR folks are stressed. They know that they can do much more if 'well-meaning people' just stopped underestimating … Continue reading What frustrates HR
August 1989, we were relocating to Malaysia. My dad had decided enough was enough in Air India, and took up an expatriate role with Malaysia Airlines. A very important turning point in all our lives. We packed our bags, boxes, suitcases; gave away loads of stuff; pushed a few valuable boxes of books and more … Continue reading Adventurous migration