14Apr
By: Suchitra Mishra On: April 14, 2015 In: Career, World of Work Comments: 1

Ever dreamed of quitting the job you hate, but refrained from it because you think you will not get another one easily enough? While it is true that given the current market scenario, it might be tough securing a job that you love AND that pays you well, it is also true that...

Read more
11Feb
By: Suchitra Mishra On: February 11, 2015 In: Job Offers, Office Etiquette, World of Work Comments: 2

This is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for and it has finally come your way. After all those weeks of grilling, from the process of perfecting your CV till the final interview, here you are, at your first day of work. The challenge now is to make your time...

Read more
11Feb
By: Suchitra Mishra On: February 11, 2015 In: Job Offers, Office Etiquette, World of Work Comments: 17

The first day of work is important. You are excited to start this new phase of your career and at the same time anxious to leave a good first impression. A little preparation can help you fight the anxiety and start your first day  with confidence. Here are some...

Read more
10Nov

How many times have you thought in the mornings – I wish I didn’t have to go to work today? And not just on Mondays either… This question could be a symptom of quite a common malignancy – boredom at work or tiredness of a toxic workplace that drains...

Read more
31Mar
By: Suchitra Mishra On: March 31, 2013 In: Motivation, Productivity Comments: 0

RIGHT NOW IS THE RIGHT TIME! Let us not look back in anger, nor forward in fear, but around in awareness~James Thurber There are two things that the human mind loves indulging in – reminiscence (about the past) or planning (for the future). I often find myself thinking of...

Read more
02Dec
By: Suchitra Mishra On: December 2, 2012 In: Career, Life, Managing Yourself, Productivity Comments: 22
12May

“Life skills” are defined as psychosocial abilities for adaptive and positive behaviour that enable individuals to deal effectively with the demands and challenges of everyday life. They are loosely grouped into three broad categories of skills: cognitive skills for analyzing and using information, personal skills for developing personal ability and...

Read more
27Feb
By: Suchitra Mishra On: February 27, 2012 In: Business, Career, Life, Managing Yourself, Motivation Comments: 15

The old maxim – Change is the only Constant – has so much of truth and wisdom in it. There is no such state as “settling down” anymore – be it in your personal life, beliefs, career or business. Just when you pause to reflect – O.K, now I...

Read more
31Dec

This year if there has been one quote or advice that has STUCK with me, PUSHED me and HELPED me in my career and life – it is this: Work harder on yourself than you do on your job ~ Jim Rohn This does not mean that you not...

Read more