In which I describe two powerful ideas — (1) there are no shortcuts to happiness in careers and relationships, (2) the importance of doing the important things in life.
Finishing your engineering degree but do not know if this is what you want? Don’t fret. Take up a job, start earning and then think about your career. It helps to start thinking as an adult.
Frustrated with your engineering degree?
Do not worry if your GPA is low. Think about the one course or project that you enjoyed. You might be able to make a great career out of that one course.
Bored of an engineering job? Have other interests, but do not know if you should pursue them? I give you three options.
An extremely long read (something to be read when you have spare time), but very rewarding: https://medium.com/@the_jennitaur/how-to-do-nothing-57e100f59bbb Some of my favorite quotes from the article “I’m reminded of a 1991 lecture by John Cleese (of Monty Python) on creativity, in which two of the five required factors he lists are time — 1. Space 2. […]
I got the following question at this site’s forum recently: I am engineering graduate and i don’t want to study technical anymore.I’m interested in Art and i want to change my area of specialization but have no idea how to do so whatsoever.Please help! When I received this question, I realized I had heard this […]
Today I chanced upon an article about a survey of international students in US universities. The article gives interesting statistics about the total numbers, demographics, economic impact etc. of international students in USA e.g. Roughly 1 million (i.e. 10 lakh) international students studied in US universities in the last academic year They contributed $31 billion […]
Diwali is the festival that is closest to my heart I am a Bengali from Kolkata. But I grew up in a neighborhood (in my case, my building) where almost all the people were from North India. Every year, for the 2-3 days of Diwali, the whole building would transform into a celebration zone (a […]
You have done so much already! Then why the hell is achieving an unconventional career still so hard!!!! Well, it is hard because your enemy is trying to make sure you stick to the safe path. But who is this enemy. Read on…
Ever wondered how successful people find time to pursue their passions despite their excessively busy schedules? Read Chapter 8 of my free ebook to find out.
“THE GOLDEN LIST OF TIPS AND TRICKS TO WORK HARD, WORK SMART”:
You might ask:
“What has hard work got to do with it? Wasn’t it all about being creative?”
So is creativity really the most important aspect in the pursuit of your unconventional career ambitions, or the least important? Read Chapter 7 of my ebook to find out.
Earlier, I tried to convince you that you must start speaking out publicly about your unconventional ambitions. But you are the practical kind, right? Need some concrete proof to accept my advice, right? Well, here you go… I list below some major advantages of speaking up about your ambitions: