The key is to make up your mind at an early stage and stick to the plan. The fact that 80% of my classmates were up to choose engineering as their future merely due to peer pressure, none of them could answer the question of why pursue it. I wanted to stay away from the crowd and also the logic of less aspirants equals less competition, paved the way for my decision. I made up my mind to pursue Chartered Accountancy as a career.Read More »Having an Edge
“People who dream of becoming something often fail. Avoid such dreams. Aspire of doing something great rather than becoming someone great. Then you will definitely do it” -Narendra Modi
I have always believed that instead of setting milestones of designations or titles on our career path, we must look for problems to solve. If the one you’re trying to solve is meaningful enough, then everything else will fall into place.Read More »DARE TO DREAM BIG
As a teenager I was pretty clueless about my future! All I knew was that I enjoyed artistic work and creative pursuits. I had a keen appreciation for art and luxury, but without any idea as in how to pursue my interests professionally. Straight after two gruelling years of studying Science at school in my hometown, Chandigarh, I joined (no prizes for guessing!) an engineering school, where I did my bachelors in Computer Science Engineering.Read More »Every Great Dream begins with a Dreamer
Dear all, I honestly can’t thank this organisation enough for giving me a platform to share a part of my journey with you all. I distinctly remember that as a kid, I was one of the brightest in the class. Some of my teachers would even say to me that there’ll be too many options for me. Too bad that this actually turned out to be the case, and although back in school, this didn’t look so bad, but college and choosing a stream is a whole new ball game. And here I am, a graduate in BBA International Business, with a background in science going to appear for my Masters soon.Read More »Be a Go Getter
“The saddest aspect of life right now is that gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.” ― Isaac Asimov
In a society where the convention is the rat race, having a different ideology and planning to do justice to a different career path that deviates the norm, is difficult. For a field in its nascent phase, and a country where engineering was governed by the information technology branch, taking up something in the life sciences domain other than being a doctor such as Biotechnology was something that wasn’t supported 6 years ago.Read More »Enzymes of Career Opportunities
Almost each one of us must have read the phrase “What’s meant to be, will always find a way” trending as an inspirational quotes filling up social media timelines. What’s the first thought that comes to your mind when you read the line? Rarely will people of any age, be it ours or the ones who are reading this article right now will relate it to the path you’ve chosen as your career. This choice is a difficult one, but definitely worth the fight.Read More »What’s meant to be, will always find a way!