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“HOW TO” manage a new BOSS?

We all know it’s true: Managing up is as important as managing down. That’s especially true when you are starting a relationship with a new boss.

When I switched my first job, I was apprehensive about the new person I was going to assist in next company. Then I came across …

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“HOW TO” answer the basic question in a job interview – Tell me something about yourself?

“Tell Me Something About Yourself?”

“Tell me about yourself” is a question that most interviewees expect and it is the most difficult to answer as well. Though one could answer this open- ended question in a myriad of ways, the key to answering this question or any other interview question is …

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“HOW TO” manage a YOUNG team?

In the recent stint of my career, I had an opportunity to work with a very young team. It compelled me to share my views on the management of young subordinates in today’s business environment.

The average age of my team including me would be close to 25 yrs and that …

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“HOW TO” survive the first week at a new job?

In the series of sharing some tips (out of my personal experiences)  here are a few pointers for enduring the first week at a new job. It all starts with the first day – the day of joining. No matter if you are a fresh graduate or a senior management person – everyone is anxious about …

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“HOW TO” be SMART and EFFECTIVE at the same time?

It was just yesterday that I decided to put down my thoughts on a very common phenomenon  –  “SMARTER PEOPLE being INEFFECTIVE”. I personally have been a big victim of this issue. Efficiency, as discussed here is not about BEING RIGHT but is about BEING ABLE TO GET THINGS DONE!

I will start with a …

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“HOW TO” steer your CAREER in 2013?


I have been working on different teams, doing different things and exploring new avenues in last few years of my career. However, lately a sense has starting developing within me – where am I going? What direction is my career going in? I did have some fantastic moments in my career in the past …

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    I appreciate your wp layout, where did you get a hold of it?

    1. Manav Lalotra

      Thanks for appreciating the lay-out. Its Graphene theme of WP with some work-around done as per need.

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