Category Archives: Jobs & Interviews

Mapping Key Transferable Skills for Career Transition to Non-Profit

“You get paid for your job?”, pat came the question when I mentioned to my Uncle that I was working in the nonprofit sector. And was I surprised? No! Every time I spoke about my job or my passion for … Continue reading

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Guide To Journalism in a Democratic Republic For Amateurs

Life is all about unlearning and relearning. The sooner you understand and accept this, the better it is for you to explore new avenues. As someone who has always been fond of writing, I was super thrilled about studying journalism … Continue reading

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A Career in Scientific Research and the Pathway to PhD Decoded.

As I entered 11th standard ISC, a barrage of information on competitive exams was thrown at me and a lot of people asked me the standard question “Are you going to choose Engineering or Medicine?” given that I had chosen … Continue reading

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The Difference Work Experience Made to My Post Grad Education

I distinctly remember how my undergrad days were. Day after day of whiling away time with friends (though I did pay attention in class for the most part), last minute cramming for exams and clearing exams with good marks (well, … Continue reading

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How To Crack A Law Firm Interview: Beginners Guide.

What is the objective of a job interview? The objective of the interviewee is to ‘do well’ and get through – for a job, a post, or perhaps a membership. Now what constitutes ‘doing well’? A lot of time, one … Continue reading

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