Making Sure You Know What It Means To Lead A Team

Owning a business is about more than having responsibility for selling products or services. It’s about managing every facet of the apparatus that sells those products and services. The most important part of that apparatus is all the people working inside it. If you can’t connect with and lead your team, you’re going to have… Read More

Don’t Let These Mental Hurdles Hold You Back From Creating A Business

Source: Pexels   Starting a business is one of the most rewarding and creative things you can do. You can escape the traditional 9-to-5 lifestyle and control your own career. You can plan out your dream company and put it into action. You can become richer than you ever thought you would be. But starting… Read More

The Entrepreneur’s Guide to a Successful Online Business

Everybody who wants to go into business for themselves harbour ambitions of being the next big entrepreneur. But, the fact is that only a select few people can actually make it. In order to be one of these select few you need to make sure you embrace the digital landscape. Getting online and setting up… Read More

Become The Next Big Entrepreneur With These Awesome Tips

I know what you’re thinking. You’ve just left university or college, and you are thinking about the job market. Perhaps you are staring at job possibilities right now with a look of disdain. Or, maybe you are sitting in your stuffy office wondering why you take orders from someone else when you could do the… Read More

11 Ways I made money on the side as a Student

As a graduate student, I spent a considerable amount of my time developing new skills, developing my network, working on side jobs, starting a couple of small businesses and growing my net worth. As my education was sponsored by the state owning to merit, I did not have to worry about paying tuition. I commuted… Read More

Top Scholarships for Graduate students and a special resource for Women in Science

In view of certain recently developments, I decided to do a series of posts for students planning for graduate studies in U.S.A. The series will feature posts ranging from preparing for exams like TOEFL, to applying for graduate assistantships, to the info on education loans and other forms of financial aid for students. The first… Read More

Unforgettable Date Nights

My fiance and I are no strangers to the long distance aspect of relationships. Earlier we were separated by cities and states; now its countries and continents apart. Going by the usual stats, we are probably what’s defined as “statistical outliers”. In a relationship that started 3 years ago when he was 22 and I… Read More

The Spontaneous Traveller: When Plans No Longer Matter!

I have been planning to write this post for months now but never quite got around to it. If you have been reading this blog for sometime now, you have probably figured out that I am a meticulous planner in all  most things in my life. Also, you must have noticed a more general thing… Read More

Planning the Biggest Event of the Year

It is the time of the year I eagerly anticipate. There is no dearth of events and excitement during the spring and there are literally dozens of events and conferences to attend. Before I was a blogger, I assumed the strict, invite-only science conferences were the ultimate and one of the most sophisticated platforms for… Read More

How I negotiated one of the biggest deals of my life

Note: This was written back in my student days. To start with, I was never comfortable with the idea of negotiating when money came in to the picture. I read a few posts by female bloggers that as women, it was quite difficult to negotiate and get a fair deal. I don’t have much idea… Read More