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Bursting your CA bubble

Here are some FAQS for better understanding of what CA is all about: Recession has hit the market really hard. This has greatly affected MBAs around the globe. Have you observed any effects of recession in your field too?  Not really. After clearing the final exam, CAs quickly get absorbed by the Industry. Having high skills in finance, accounting law ...

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Life as a CA intern

Internship is probably the best thing that happens in the otherwise dry course of CA. Internship is for 3 years after passing IPCC, which makes you eligible for CA Final. You have three options- big firm, a mid-size or a small firm. Working in a big firm is as clich├®d as a film shoot in Switzerland. Long work hours, short ...

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In a land far away…

Five years ago when I got the offer letter to join one of the software companies never once did I think I would get a chance to go overseas. Yes that happened a few months back. I had the opportunity to travel to the United States, Fort Worth in Texas to be precise for my work. I flew by British Airways via London. Starting ...

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All you need to know about CA

Almost every commerce student is asked atleast┬á50 times- so are you planning to do CA? And if somehow you say no, people think you are directionless. That’s the story of every commerce undergrad in this country. Let me begin by saying that I got consumed by this too so let me lay it down for you. CA is basically 4 ...

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Are you ready for exam pressure? Check.

While the much-awaited love season is here inviting you to celebrate it with your loved ones, the more hated examinations are planning to do the rounds soon. Whether it is writing the Board exams for the first time or the second, or the entrance exams to different colleges and institutions, you can surely feel the ÔÇÿExam FeverÔÇÖ building up day ...

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Unconventional Career choice- Tutoring

TUTORING : A DEXETROUS APPROACH In today’s fast pacing world there is advancement in everything. Where once there never existed any tuitions or tuitions were affordable only by the rich, it is no longer a luxury or an extra, tuitions have become indispensable. On the other hand, to meet the needs of growing expenditure everyone wants to earn money, and ...

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How NOT to give IPCC

Once upon a time, when I was a little girl (okay, not that little, I was in FYJC), I said to myself “I will become a chartered accountant”. It seemed perfect- the entrance with HSC, intermediate exam (IPCE) with B.com, internship and CA final. I’d study and pass my exams just like I’ve been doing all my life. But no ...

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Exams! Exams!

A loud thud and I broke my nose. I’d slept off while studying, lost my balance and there…my face banged right on the study table. I realized this could not be the way to success for sure. So I sat for some time and decided my own pathway to success during semesters. The path can be customized according to your needs…. ...

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Cool Part-time jobs for college students

Wondering what to do during your Diwali break that’s just round the corner? Longing to buy that latest video game or wish to add a gorgeous ensemble on your must-buy shopping list but sadly just your pocket money wouldn’t suffice. No worries have you given any thought to working part-time. Part-time jobs are a cool source of some extra cash ...

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75 and Lovin’ It- The tale of The Indifferent 12th Standard Student

What do you say to a 12th standard student who didn’t take 12th “seriously” enough; went for parties and sleepovers, wasted time in college, took part in extracurricular activities and just had a good time; and ended up with a mediocre 75%? Most people would be shocked, some even scandalised, to hear of such an atrocity. Bangles would dramatically break, ...

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