Why it is important to question your employer in Interviews | Interview Advice

Posted by on Apr 17, 2018 in Career Advice, Interview Advice

‘Do you have any question for me?’ I asked voluntarily. ‘No, I don’t have any question,’ replied the candidate. This is the typical response I get from 7 out of 10 candidates I interview. They don’t ask a single question to me about my organization.  Candidates think ‘interview process’ is a one-way street. This is a huge mistake! It’s a two-way process. It’s a great opportunity for you to hear it from the...

Read More »

If you say YES to everything, you are NOT adding any value | Motivational Video

Posted by on Apr 17, 2018 in Career Advice, Motivational Videos

I’m very impatient when it comes to my work, but I’m very patient when it comes to people. Disagreements are a part of my life and I love it when people disagree and ask questions. That’s when you dig deeper, question the status quo, have a healthy debate & arrive at the right course of action for your team/company. We all need to agree on one thing – “We AGREE to DISAGREE!” I believe in collective learning and in this episode of...

Read More »

I get paid less, how do I stay motivated? | Career Advice

Posted by on Apr 17, 2018 in Career Advice

Question- I always feel I’m getting paid less, no matter which company I work for! I believe I’m really good at my work. In spite of getting good hikes, I get to know someone is always earning more. How do I stay motivated?‘ Well, it’s really awesome that you are a star performer. There is nothing wrong with wanting to get paid handsomely. This world runs on money & your ambition to earn more is justified. However, getting obsessed with earning...

Read More »

Think before you judge someone | Life Advice | Motivation

Posted by on Apr 17, 2018 in Motivation

A long time ago, I landed in Paris for a business trip & had to rush to a meeting. For my nightmare, the taxi guy didn’t know English. It took me 10 minutes to explain to him where to go. Further, his GPS was not working that day. He was taking forever to find my hotel. I was so frustrated! At last, we reached after much delay. In a hurry, I ran into the hotel. After checking in, I realized my brand new SLR camera was missing & was left behind. I spoke to the...

Read More »

Why you should hire people better than you | Hiring Advice

Posted by on Apr 9, 2018 in Business, Hiring Advice

‘We have a new team member & she is brilliant. I’m worried my manager will start comparing me to her. What if my ratings go down?’ Well, it’s only human to get threatened initially. But if you view this new development in the right perspective, all your worries would vanish. The truth is if you rub shoulders with outstanding folks, you get to learn a ton from them & become as good as them. Else with bad hires, you end up picking up their...

Read More »