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What to do if you are unemployed?

Life in college is easy and full of fun but once you graduate two things seem to rule your life – career and job. Home is not sweet any more with parents start inquiring about placement (you laugh at the word although you pretend serious) and neighbours start asking ‘What are you doing?’, a question that makes you feel as ...

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Couselling or Pressurizing?

“Matri devo bhava, pitri devo bhava.” Many of us might have heard or read this shloka somewhere or the other, at least once in our lifetime. The meaning is clear: our parents have been raised to the status of God. Indeed they are, no second thoughts about it but God only shows and guides us to the right path; he ...

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Politics in the office.

Politics has a peculiar way of dealing with the world. It will either raise one person from rags to riches or bury the other six feet deep under the rags. Growing up I always had a notion that Politics is constrained only to the countries governance, but I was wrong. It is a part and parcel of our lives from ...

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Delhi University’s short term, industry oriented Open Learning courses

College of Open Learning of Delhi University invites admissions in skill based industry training courses” The COL on its website says, “Graduation degree does not empower the students to get a job instantly.  Most Indian graduates do not match the employment profile required by industry in a competitive global environment. Academic achievements not withstanding , graduates have no means to ...

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eShack – The Party Place

Arman Sood and Ashwajeet Singh, fourth year law students from Jindal Global Law School conceived an offbeat idea of eShack- an online store selling bar/party/drinking accessories. In their second year, after being bored with their not-so-happening life, and hell-bent on doing something new and unconventional, both budding entrepreneurs took the plunge.  From college their dorm, they share their journey  into ...

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Life in Bullets

• I have stopped making plans for outings with friends. It is much better than making plans and then cancelling. • Have become incredibly assertive at work. Am shooting off mails which rattle up people the way a rattlesnake in your soup would rattle you. Got into a sharp debate with my manager last week .Took apart an office boy ...

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115 new seats added to IIMs. Register for CAT 2013, Aug 5.

Indian Institutes of Management (IIM) announce the registration of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013). The registration will be open from 5 August through 26 September 2013. New this year, CAT candidates can buy vouchers online directly from IIMs, from 5 August to 24 September. Physical vouchers can be purchased from designated Axis Bank branches also. Date of the ...

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Apurva’s guide to survival …

You get up and smell bed tea. You find your clothes neatly washed and ironed in the closet. Your breakfast is ready on the table. Meals are always served hot. Your parents call you all the time to make sure you are fine. Your family takes utmost care of you when you fall ill. Your parents fulfil all your desires ...

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Study Abroad – Going to France

Post graduation in France – on a scholarship: I finished my B.Sc. in Mathematics from the Sri Aurobindo International Centre of Education, at Pondicherry in 2008. Like all citizens in this beautiful part of India, I was fairly conversant with French. I knew the language and had been practicing it for 15 years. When I got a scholarship to do ...

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