Post image for What Do You Crave For In Your Career?

 I recently listened to an interview with Daniel Pink, author of several best sellers such as Drive and To Sell is Human. He spoke about the three biggest drivers of motivation for humans. These are Autonomy, Mastery and Purpose. He hit the nail on the head with those three factors for me.  When I look […]


Post image for 3 Unusual Tactics To Try When You Are Not Motivated

Have you waited to feel motivated in order to do something? Have you wanted to go to the gym but stopped yourself because “you didn’t feel like it”? Or the pottery class that you’ve always wanted to take but just haven’t gotten around to it? Or wanted to talk to someone about something and the […]


Post image for I’ve Been Let Go…Now What?

– A rush of emotions as soon you hear the news…A sense of helplessness over the suddenness of it,what do I do now? – A sense of insecurity over the future..why me?why now? – Will I find another job? – A sense of relief..maybe this is the best thing that has happened to me..I’ve been […]


Post image for 5 P’s To Get More Done At Work

Productivity is a buzz word that all of us gravitate towards!  We all want to be more productive, do more in the same time, achieve more and the like. The pursuit of productivity is a huge industry by itself!  Tons of research has been done and is continually being done to make humans more productive. […]


Post image for How Your Career Affects Your Well-Being

“Work to Live, Don’t Live to Work” Many a time, we forget that we work to live! And to LIVE means different things to different people. The common thread though is our physical well-being. We all want to be healthy to LIVE and experience our lives. Our careers have the potential to make our lives […]


Post image for Top 7 Career Advancement Myths

All of us want to advance in our careers. The idea of stagnation is not appealing! It is part of the status quo that most of us hold dear. But truth be said, some of us fall into depression and throw away our personal happiness and fulfillment for career advancement! A career is supposed to be something […]


It is NOT a Numbers Game

by Gia Ganesh

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As a society, we are obsessed with numbers. We want to measure everything and have metrics in place. It all boils down to the numbers. To check if a business is successful, you look at the numbers – financials . To check if you are healthy, the doctors check your numbers in the form of […]


Post image for SMART Goals Are Not So Smart After All!

We’ve all heard of goal setting. Set a few goals in our life time. And somewhere along the way we’ve heard and used the SMART goals framework. SMART for Specific, Measurable, Actionable, Realistic and Time Bound.  Goal setting seems all the more relevant now, especially around this time of the year, when people are reviewing […]

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Post image for Stagnating In Your Career Without A Certain Degree/Certification?

“Can not having a certain degree stop me from moving up?” – This was the question Alyssa posed to me in our career strategy session. Alyssa is a sales professional with over 25 years of experience selling network solutions to mid-size companies. Alyssa does not have a degree. As she stands at the juncture in her […]


Post image for How You Voted Could Reveal Your Next Career Move!

The results of the US Presidential Elections is taking the world by storm. It is the talk of the town, every town, every country! From old to young – my 5 year old son included, have something to say about it. I am not here to comment on the candidates, the result or the ideals the […]