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Effort is not action, Act is : so, ACT now

Feeling lost and stranded after resigning my previous job, I was totally depressed and frustrated and was unable to think what to do next. As a newly-wed, I was taking my time to amalgamate into the new environment where I had a new language and a brand new family to tackle with. The only connecting […]

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Book Review – “Back to Basics : Transforming Life” by Murali Nandula & Anuja Surve

I was looking forward to reading Murali Nandula’s “Back to Basics” as an investment, after having taken a break from career. Yeah! I recently opted out of my well paid corporate job and was kind of hassled with loss of finances and the social pressure on the lifestyle choices. Back to Basics –“Transforming life” motivates […]

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From PA at office to VA from Home
Work from Home, a career shift by choice and/or accident

For the uninitiated PA – Personal Assistant VA – Virtual Assistant Our society encounters two types of women classified by career. Those who attend office -working women, and those who do not attend office -just a housewife. (Rage-infusing misnomers that has the capacity to churn out a hurricane in me. Never mind, that is not […]

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WFH Peril, Perception – Don’t juggle them, tweak them to be just right !!!

When I became a mother four years ago, I was working with a multinational organisation. I had a job that I loved and never could imagine that my becoming a mother could interfere with my career. I had no idea that my heart would begin to pull me in different directions. I had believed that […]

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The To-don’t (or) The No List – Often ignored productivity list

One of the often repeated tips which most of the time management gurus and articles give is to make a ‘To Do List’ and then follow it. The list can be for the day, for the week, for the month or any amount of period. And it can cover any area of your life be […]

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Take the Plunge – Act on your dream, Work on your desire

Venturing into the Work From Home Work Space, I write this piece more for the woman who decides to or is considering taking up the Work From Home Option over the office job. I too am one who has chosen this path, and the success I seek is yet to meet me. Here I am taking […]

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Good Email Etiquette helps avoid perception-accidents on the job

Someone this morning, asked me why is there so much ruckus about appropriate communication on the net, why can’t it be casual — it saves time..My answer to that gentleman is why don’t you jump all the traffic signals and flout the rules around road safety just because you are getting late to work….Yes, you […]

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Get your samples published under your name

Most often we come across a job posting that specifically request you to show some samples under you name as links as part of resume submission. Eg, Give us links to your top 2 writing samples with your name on it Give us couple of  links to your works that are published and live at […]

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Work From Home – Myths And Realities

Connect to the internet and the portal for working from home opens. You can earn how much you want, without commuting to work and enjoy spending time with your family. Many people are switching over from regular jobs to work from home opportunities because of how well it pays them and its flexible work schedule. […]

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Don’t be penny wise and pound foolish

I don’t need a new dress, I will let go hair cut this month, I can manage jogging without a good pair of shoes…..Just because I am transiting to find a suitable work from home option…Sometimes we try to save this little and end up giving away our hard earned money to a disguised online […]

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