4 Steps to a Sustainable Personal Brand

Given that so much of personal and professional brand-building happen online, it is important to actively manage your personal brand as projected online. Here are 4 steps you can take to build your personal brand, in a sustainable way: Manage LinkedIn actively LinkedIn profile is the single most important branding tool online. With 175 million … Continue reading 4 Steps to a Sustainable Personal Brand

How do I become an effective people and project manager?

A manager needs to handle a number of challenges around managing people, performance and career. A good manager understands his team, his peers and his organization very well and allocates right amount of time in managing each of them. A manager contributes to the organization by delivering results through his team members and by growing … Continue reading How do I become an effective people and project manager?

Between individual and management career ladder, which one should I choose and why?

In India, best known career paths are those of managers. An Individual Contributor track hasn't really been developed by companies. This means that there is a natural push towards management if someone wants to grow. However, this is slowly changing. With the growth of product and internet companies in India, as well as constant desire … Continue reading Between individual and management career ladder, which one should I choose and why?

My manager left, and the new manager doesn’t like me! What now?

Be careful in jumping to conclusions early enough, otherwise you will jeopardize your career. When you get a new manager, it is important to be willing to make some adjustments. Your relationship with your manager impacts career the most. This relationship will be built only when you and your manager know enough about each other … Continue reading My manager left, and the new manager doesn’t like me! What now?