Startups or Big Companies: Which Is Better for Your Career?

I had a friend from NIT Jamshedpur. He was working in a reputed analytics firm in Gurugram. He was offered a fixed growth plan for next 5 years.

No doubt, he had a competitive pay of a corporate and perks of a startup. But he left the company in 15 months! Everyone wondered why?

Later on, I found that the company was not bad but he could not fit into that environment!

When is the best time to switch jobs?

I recently met Ankur, a senior vice-president in a reputed MNC at Gurugram. After graduating from prestigious IIT Kharagpur in 2002, he joined XYZ, an analytics firm started by some IITians. After 6 years, XYZ was acquired by ABC. It has been 16 years and he is still working in his first company.

I also know Nikhil who graduated from a normal college, but he kept switching jobs after each 3-4 years. Today he has more than 15 years of experience. In his 6th job, he has reached till VP-level.

These 6 Words Are The Secret Behind M S Dhoni’s Midas Touch

Dhoni

The only captain to win all ICC trophies ( World Cup, Champions Trophy and the World Twenty20 ), along with 3 times IPL Winner- It is none other than MS Dhoni.

Dhoni is often said to possess a Midas touch. Everything that he touches, becomes gold!

Many credited his success to luck, but with the passage of time, he proved that he is a genius.

6 Tips That Will Help You Get A Dream Job

Dream Job

I had a friend in my college. She is now a research scientist in Paris. It has been 2 years since we passed out from college. Most of my friends are just doing jobs, but she is living her dream life with a dream job. Do you know what does it take to get a job of your dreams?

Without going to those “tips”, let me explain how did my friend get a dream job in Paris after passing out from a normal engineering college in India.

5 Things To Add To Your Resume — And 5 To Remove Immediately

Update resume

What was the last time you updated your resume? No one cares until you need it tomorrow. Updating your resume annually is a good idea.

It gives you enough time to design a resume that represents “you”, not a generic someone.

Even if you may have updated your resume recently, but does it represent you? Does your resume really impress the recruiters?

Here are the 5 things to add to your resume now.