Tag: Growth

How Important is Campus Selection ?

Campus selection is the one of the major parameter on which a college/university’s reputation and value is calculated. While deciding on which college to take admission in, student and their parents consider various points such as College’s history, Govt. support, affiliation, bank support, faculty and campus record. These all factors altogether indeed determine the ranking of college. Campus selection is the biggest platform for a student to get himself and his career a good break and kick-start as his fresher level.Thus preparing for campus selection has to be very strategic, it being your first interview. (more…)

How Important is Your First Job

Your job always is important for you as it not is providing you a livelihood, but also gives you an identity, your individuality and actualization. First job thereof is much more important. It acts as an introductory class for you, introducing you to the professional world. It is the one experience that stays with you lifelong, it teaches you a lot. It helps you identify your real skills in the ground realities of professional world.

A right starts always make your journey ahead smoother and your future more secure. To understand the significance and role of your first job in setting you a smooth and progressive career, following are a few major benefits of a getting a good break: (more…)

Self-Appraisal: Getting Yourself a Good Rating

Self-appraisal is an HR initiative under the overall Employee Performance Appraisal. The concept basically asks you to rate yourself and your performance on a rating meter against various parameters. Self appraisal gives a platform to highlight all you achievements, strengths, problem faced vs. solutions developed, etc.; and to talk about weaknesses and the training requirements(if any), etc. Thus you must not take it lightly and instead prepare for it in advance as you have to very tactfully put forth your worth to your management. If drafted and presented well your work gets better notice and thereby earns you good ratings and increment, etc. (more…)

Mid-Career Itch: Is It Blocking Your Career & Productivity???

Spending 3-5 years or so in a career/job, you tend to/approach a career crisis called mid-career itch. This condition is referred to as a stagnation stage wherein doing same set of work and facing similar problems you are left with little/no scope of brain storming as your work, problems and their solutions are all predictable. Your effort level start descending and your productivity declining, though hard you push and burn yourself, but results are not in the desired direction. (more…)

Mid-Career Itch: Is It Blocking Your Career & Productivity???

Spending 3-5 years or so in a career/job, you tend to/approach a career crisis called mid-career itch. This condition is referred to as a stagnation stage wherein doing same set of work and facing similar problems you are left with little/no scope of brain storming as your work, problems and their solutions are all predictable. Your effort level start descending and your productivity declining, though hard you push and burn yourself, but results are not in the desired direction. (more…)