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No beating about the bush.
My friend had an interesting question for me the other day as I was grappling with this column deadline. He said, you have been writing for so long, but do people really take career advice seriously? His point was that opinions of experts are acceptable as long as they are convenient, but make sense only if they lead to a radical change in one’s life. So risking my editor’s rightful wrath, I...
Here is an example of how employees initiated change. Why can’t we do this at broader levels?
This piece is inspired by the poor voter turnout in the recent elections in Mumbai, the centre of commercial activity, India’s financial capital. Even accounting for the fact that elections coincided with a long stretch of holidays, the low turnout was pathetic. Don’t we care? Or do we continue to...
What to do when the work culture suddenly deteriorates
Recently, a friend was telling me about what goes on at her office. She works with one of the larger global companies. The company has been, and continues to be, successful. However, in the struggle to stay afloat, it has compromised on its culture. Seniors are more demanding and are constantly trying to prove their worth and justify...