Category: Perspectives

There’s more to events and conferences than learning and networking

Events and Conferences

At times, senior professionals wonder about the hundreds of sales pitches, emails, and meeting requests after attending an event. The whole economy of events and conferences, however, goes beyond the concept of networking and knowledge sharing. These platforms are also about providing a platform and opportunity for businesses to showcase their products and services, to connect with the decision makers who could be a prospective client.

Job Interviews – It’s more than just getting hired ?

Job interviews – don’t look at it as an interaction where people are judging you – try to see it as an opportunity to learn, network, and as an avenue to discover your strengths and limitations. Job interviews are important. When you are interviewing – it’s not just about getting hired.  Of course, getting a…

Juggling between budget, bell curve and people priorities: For functional leaders.

Every business is different, every individual is different. Give a thought to what can work in a particular case. Retaining and keeping your teams motivated is the key, and there has to be a way around. Think. #bellcurve #manpowerbudget #peopleprioritiesThese insights are primarily for the functional managers, and HOD’s. At times it’s difficult to find a…

Factors that influence your worth in the job market.

The closer you are to the activities and decisions that directly impacts an organisations growth, success, or value creation – the more valuable you are. What enables you to claim top of the line compensation? A big hearted employer, a cool boss, your ability to deliver and get things done, or just some good luck.…

True democratization of knowledge.

I spend at least 30 – 60 minutes per day to read blogs & posts on LinkedIn. Apart from reading the posts on LinkedIn (which is of course a new habit), I also browse through and read other blogs – either individual, community or professionally maintained. I read through the writings of people from all…