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Career in design, how to apply design schools in India

Design has been a relatively emerging professional space in India. Earlier, it was looked at with a narrower perspective by many, usually classified under either fashion’ or interior’, as these were considered glamorous and noteworthy for being lucrative career options. However, in the last few years, there has been a growth of mind-sets and perspectives […]

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LeVert starts, ties career best with 29 as Nets beat Suns

NEW YORK (AP) — With Kyrie Irving sidelined, Caris LeVert picked the perfect time to deliver his best game of the season. LeVert tied his career high with 29 points in his first start in nearly three months, helping the Brooklyn Nets overcome the absence of their leading scorer to beat the Phoenix Suns 119-97 […]

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India should look abroad for best career guidance practices

Incorporating the established “Western” best practices in the career counseling domain in India is propitious. Varied measures are and have been taken that pave the way for self-discovery by the candidates through career counseling. The case in India, however, is different – given the magnanimity of the demographic dividend, the current state of counselor-trainer strength […]

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How To Prevent These 10 Mind Traps From Caging Your Career

Suppose you’re stuck in traffic, late for a meeting. You bang the steering
wheel and explode, “Damn traffic! Now, I’ll probably get fired!” You’ve just fallen into a mind trap. You’ve added a catastrophe with no evidence for it. Your thoughts about the traffic are causing distress, not the traffic. When you’re under stress, it’s easy […]

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How to plan your career

Shivani Manchanda answers your career queries I am in Class X and thinking about what I want to be. Everyone I consult with tells me something totally different. I am very confused. Should I listen to my friends, my teacher or my parents? I feel tense when someone asks me my plans for the future. […]

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How To Manage Your Career For The Next Decade — Three Career Trends To Watch In 2020 And Beyond

I have been watching careers as a consultant, recruiter and career coach for just over 20 years now. The first 10 years, I focused on big changes in entry-level recruiting, specifically the decrease in organized campus recruiting for a more diffuse hiring process that required new entrants to the workforce to be proactive about managing […]

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This Is The Best Career Move You Can Make To Achieve Success

The workforce can sometimes feel like a dog-eat-dog world where winners win, losers lose, and everyone else is left by the road feeling disillusioned, disengaged or, otherwise, simply dissed. Still, you know you need to press whatever advantage you have against the competition, against the status quo and against indifference. If you are reading this, […]

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Swanand Kirkire: Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s career tells you there is justice in this world

Swanand Kirkire at Sahitya AajTak 2019. From O Ri Chiraiya to Bavra Mann, Swanand Kirkire has written songs that stand out in a sea of peppy, loud Bollywood tracks. But the lyricist hasn’t restricted himself to writing songs, he has tried his hands at acting and has bagged National Award for a supporting role in […]

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How you can save the world with a career in sustainable design

A career in design has become a very popular choice for creative students. But do you realise that a career in sustainable design can change the way the world works? “Human beings don’t have a pollution problem; they have a design problem. If humans were to devise products, tools, furniture, homes, factories, and cities more […]

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Former England cricketer Monty Panesar eyes career in politics, wants to be next Mayor of London

Former England off-spinner Monty Panesar, who recently turned author with his book ‘The Full Monty’, has spoken of plans to take on the world of politics, possibly as a future Mayor of London. The 37-year-old spinner, who had handed over copies of his book to the Indian cricket team during their UK tour for the […]