16Nov
By: Suchitra Mishra On: November 16, 2017 In: Communication, Managing Yourself, World of Work Comments: 0

How we all wish that we only got to work with people we get along with like a house on fire (how much sense does that metaphor make, really?). Unfortunately, no matter how hard we wish this will never be the case. The world of work is a diverse,...

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13Nov
By: Suchitra Mishra On: November 13, 2017 In: working from home, World of Work Comments: 22

If you are someone who works from home, chances are you are constantly struggling to balance your expectation of productivity versus the reality. Working from home affords you a number of comforts such as flexibility over your schedule, time saved due to lack of commute and not to mention...

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09Nov
By: Suchitra Mishra On: November 9, 2017 In: Social Media, World of Work Comments: 21

Social media today, is a crucial part of the world of work. It would not be far-fetched to stress on the inter-dependency of these two realms. It is true that a potential employer can decide whether or not to give you a chance for that much awaited interview simply...

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07Nov
By: Suchitra Mishra On: November 7, 2017 In: Motivation, Productivity, World of Work Comments: 2

It’s only Tuesday today, and the weekend couldn’t seem farther. No long weekends until Christmas which is more than a month away. Oh gosh, was Diwali that long ago? Oh well, it is not as bad as we world of workers seem to make it, with a bit of...

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01Nov
By: Suchitra Mishra On: November 1, 2017 In: Leadership, Recruitment, World of Work Comments: 25

Dream teams are what come together to create magic. It always seems like a great team fits together like perfect pieces of jigsaw made to fit together. However, that is seldom the case. There is no magic unless you create it. Likewise, a dream team is the result of...

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30Oct
By: Suchitra Mishra On: October 30, 2017 In: Recruitment, World of Work Comments: 1

As a recruiter, or a person in the position of hiring and  firing, the latter is a much tougher decision to make. The ‘art of firing’ is not easy, and it takes skill and knowledge to be able to make an informed and confident decision of firing someone. To...

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26Oct
By: Suchitra Mishra On: October 26, 2017 In: Internship, World of Work Comments: 22

Internships form a really important part of our pre-world of work days. No one can dispute this fact. It is true that internships give one a taste of what it would feel like to work full-time in the chosen sphere, and help you make your mind up about whether...

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24Oct
By: Suchitra Mishra On: October 24, 2017 In: Life, World of Work Comments: 0

Dear Young Professional, Here you are, finally living the much coveted and cherished ‘independent’ life you have been waiting for, through years of school and maybe somewhat more rebellious years of college. How does it feel? Are you giddy with excitement, or surprised because you did not expect to...

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12Oct
By: Suchitra Mishra On: October 12, 2017 In: Gender at Work, Leadership, Management, World of Work Comments: 0

Important conversations such as gender equality at the workplace, need to take place more often and more consistently. In order to be able to really implement gender equality in the workplace, the dialogue, and urge to bring about change needs to be consistent, and frequent and not sporadic –...

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04Oct
By: Suchitra Mishra On: October 4, 2017 In: Performance, World of Work Comments: 21

Aligning your personal goals, with your professional goals is a remarkable way of achieving more in everything you do. Introducing this into your mode of working brings about not only professional satisfaction, but also a genuine sense of productivity in your day-to-day life. You realize that you are doing...

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