It has been a while since I posted here. I have been extremely busy with lots of interesting things happening with me, and I am enjoying my unemployment thoroughly. I have met lots of interesting people over last few months, including a large number of working professionals who are trying to make changes to their … Continue reading News Review: Engagement and Retention challenges
Indian students in US – comparison with UK and Australia
In my previous post 'Foreign students in US – China, India, South Korea', I made the point that India is seeing a downward trend in terms of graduate students over last 3-4 years (while undergraduate has grown slightly), while China has been accelerating at a rapid pace in both graduate and undergraduate. Here is a … Continue reading Indian students in US – comparison with UK and Australia
Foreign students in US – China, India, South Korea
Someone forwarded this article from New York Times: Getting Ahead in India Means Getting Out of Town. Here are some excerpts from the article: "… is among a rising number of students in India's rapidly expanding younger population who want, and can pay for, a better education. Yet they know that in a country where … Continue reading Foreign students in US – China, India, South Korea
Career Lessons from Indian Movies – Taare Zameen Par and 3 Idiots
Over last few months, I watched 2 Hindi movies, both by Amir Khan, which reminded me of some of the career lessons I have found useful to follow and to pass-around via my blogs and discussions. The 2 movies are Taare Zameen Par (movie review here) and 3 Idiots (movie review here). While Taare Zameen … Continue reading Career Lessons from Indian Movies – Taare Zameen Par and 3 Idiots
Review of career sites – Mission impossible?
As I mentioned in my previous post, I have been reviewing some of the career sites that seem to be popular in India. The goal was to understand how good (or bad) these sites are and then hopefully recommend some sites that are useful. However, while going through these sites, I realized that I promised … Continue reading Review of career sites – Mission impossible?
List of career counseling/information sites for review
As I mentioned in my previous post, I plan to review some of the web sites/companies that offer services in the general area of career counseling/guidance/management. Here is the list that I have come up with. Here is how I picked these sites: Listed some of the web sites that I heard about via TV … Continue reading List of career counseling/information sites for review