Do I have a Job or a Career?

Many of us use the words Job and Career to refer to the same thing. However, they are conceptually different. A job is something you do to earn money. You may not like the work that you are doing and may not be working on career advancement while you working. It is often hard to distinguish between the…

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abc of Careers

We use these words quiet regularly. But do we know the meaning of these words? Here is the glossary of words related to Careers and Work. Ability A skill or talent that you have either naturally or through experience Achievement Something that you have accomplished through special effort or ability Activities Any actions or gatherings…

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15 skills you learn by Volunteering

Freshers who pass out of professional colleges and others face the proverbial chicken-and-egg-problem. It is the for the first time they are evaluated on parameters other than academic excellence. All their life, students entirely focus on excelling in studies, learning the technique of how to write exams and performing well in them. After they pass…

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3 tips on finding volunteer assignments

The biggest challenge for freshers is to find assignments. Many organizations hesitate to take freshers or students is because they need to be a given training. Providing even basic training costs money and effort. So, how does one go about finding the right assignments? Here are some tips: 1. Get a resume The first step…

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Careers Path in Sports

As Mary Koms, Sindhus, Vijayendra Singhs and scores of others are making their mark in the national and international fora, there is growing interest of youngsters making their careers in the field of sports. It is still a challenge for those who are passionate about playing sports to make it a profession. Even for those who…

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