THE ROADS LESS TRAVELLED
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THE ROADS LESS TRAVELLED

I am sure chandler, Monica, phoebe, Rachel, Ross and joey wouldn’t be what they were if they lived in India. I could bet on all the tea in china that they would either be doctors or engineers (tee hee!) Whenever I watch(which is a lot!) the famous sitcom F.R.I.E.N.D.S  there …

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Cartooning Career
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Cartooning Career

Do you like sitting at your desk in your ‘me’ time drawing whimsical characters? Maybe a gigantic nose here and big pouty lips there…dabbing a bit of exaggeration to tiny features of a creature or inanimate object…   Well if it is a yes, then cartooning might be the career for you… Cartoons …

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Plan Weddings...Turn a Profit
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Plan Weddings…Turn a Profit

A wedding is the most cherished incident in the life of a person and families take utmost care in making weddings memorable.  Unfortunately, planning a wedding can be a tedious process causing a strain on the kinsfolk involved. Hiring a wedding planner is one of the potential solutions to maintain …

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Happy Humanities
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Happy Humanities

The much refined character played by Hritik Roshan in the much applauded ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ arouses the need to know his qualification, eh? He plays a broker, a much captured job in movies these days.  Whacked up your heads yet? Here’s a clue, you could start by studying Economics. …

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Offbeat Careers In India
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Offbeat Careers In India

10 years ago, when children were lovingly asked, what they want to be when they “grow up”, every child picked from one of these – doctor, lawyer, engineer. And their parents had a beatific smile, their hearts brimming with love and pride, for that reply. They cosseted their child with …

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Get That Travelogue Right!
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Get That Travelogue Right!

Travelling through Aurangabad I met a person who renewed my hope in pursuing my dream of being a travel journalist. Listening to his tales and stories of faraway lands, of remarkable people he came across, of his experiences reminded me of the passion I once felt for travelling I had …

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All work and no play?
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All work and no play?

Work is the religion we all are currently following. This current generation is way beyond being ambitious. We all have this urge to beat the rest of the world and conquer all the things we can. Recently I met a friend, he is working with a major brand in the …

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Careers in NGOs
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Careers in NGOs

Many of us had those childhood dreams of saving the world. However as we grew up these dreams slowly faded away. Caught up  in chasing more ambitious dreams, these were sidelined. However for those of us a little less informed a career in an NGO may be just as promising …

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Most Stressful Jobs on the Planet
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Most Stressful Jobs on the Planet

Work related stress is soaring amongst employees all over the world and Stress Management Interventions has become an overused term.  It’s true that no matter what job you are engaged in, it will definitely involve some amount of stress, but it’s also true that some jobs are particularly more stressful than the …

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No Job!! What Next
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No Job!! What Next ??

The present day job scenario – Campus Placement * * Only if you belong to IITs, IIMs, IIITs, BITS Pilani, Delhi University or other ‘big shot’ universities. If you cannot afford these and want a job, you have to attend walk-ins, go through grilling technical interviews and chances are that you will …

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