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10 reasons why you couldn’t land a job after engineering.

1.  The first and foremost reason why couldn’t you get a job is that engineering is not your cup of tea. You take engineering like every typical Indian teenager, build expectation while graduating and regret a lot in the end. 2. You are just another engineering graduate. Not an Engineer. You hate to admit that you even lack fundamentals of your niche. ...

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Continue Working or Pursue Higher Education ?

Deciding to pursue higher education is a difficult decision, especially for working professionals who have been out of school for a while. There’s always an argument of whether it is a waste of time and money and that experience and commonsense are more important than education. Here are some reasons you should definitely consider studying further: 1.      You learn more about ...

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Is the BMM good enough to get you a Job?

Bachelor of Mass Media (BMM) is one of those supposedly, ‘cool’ professional courses which have many takers. Students, one would like to think throng to this course mainly because they need an entry into the media world. BMM course typically is an exclusive Mumbai University course. Those who are not from Mumbai perceive this course as a golden opportunity to ...

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I Do, I Don’t – the four year itch.

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Right when my final year placement was going on, I happened to figure out what I really want to be in life. Looked like the past 20 year I was studying all different subjects for the fun of it. So, when half the population in engineering campus was all working hard to get placed in a company – there I ...

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Movie review; Bewakoofiyan

Directed by Nupur Asthana (Mujhse Fraandship Karoge) and written by the very talented Habib Faisal, Bewakoofiyan has a subplot that somehow manages to carry the film is that of a guy stricken with the heavy hammer of being fired from a decent job in the era of recession. The other subplot is the old ‘wooing the dad’ that has been ...

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How to land 30 job offers in 36 hrs! A Successful Job hunter reveals.

Who am I? I am Akhil, a 21 year old guy who landed 30+ job offers in 36 hours just by a zero cost marketing initiative. Here am gonna give away my secrets in 3 easy steps. Learn Skills Every skill I’ve put down in my job hunt website was learned on my own without spending a rupee. You can ...

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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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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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Job hunt – don’t let it haunt you.

JOB HUNT OR HAUNT

I’ve read many articles on how people are depressed when not finding a job. But mine is an eye opener. We did not have campus placements. So what I did was browsed the PR firms in Pune and Mumbai and applied to them directly and of course also uploaded my CV on the various job portals. I found two jobs ...

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Be a Freelancer

In the olden days, knights, who did not work under a particular lord, could be hired as mercenaries – freelancers; so the word. And in today’s world, a freelancer is a self-employed individual, who takes up short-term assignments Network for assignments Tell all your friends and family that you are available (for a freelance assignment). The power of word-of-mouth is ...

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