25Apr
By: suchitra mishra On: April 25, 2016 In: Career, Managing Yourself, World of Work Comments: 2

There are very few things which can be worse than being stuck in a unsatisfying career. Let’s check that. There is nothing worse than the feeling of being stuck doing something you absolutely don’t love. Unfortunately the social structure of our country is such that it is an exception...

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19Apr

You are at the brink of stepping into the world of work, and suddenly there are all these tough and ‘adult’ decisions that need to be made for choosing your first job. There is a lot of pressure on you, when everyone around you seems to be saying ‘this...

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14Apr

Applying for your first job is exciting, scary, intimidating, and stressful – all at the same time. You feel like ‘it’s now or never’ and that you need to secure a job at any cost! A first job will always be special, and one never forgets the entire process one...

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11Apr

So what do you do when you’ve gone through the long process of recruitment, negotiation and securing an offer, only to want to reject it? Is it acceptable? In most scenarios, declining a job offer after accepting it is just NOT acceptable. You have had several chances to not...

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05Apr
By: suchitra mishra On: April 5, 2016 In: Career, Communication, First Job, Resume, World of Work Comments: 1

Whether it is an application for admissions into a university, for an internship or for a job, a recommendation letter or reference letter is a critical part of the process. These are especially important as they vouch for your character, as well as serve as a testimony to the skills you...

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31Mar

Almost every Indian graduate knows how big a deal the campus recruitment process is. There is no reason why it should be such a big deal. Unfortunately, the social systems around us do not concur with this thought. Every fresher feels like this is it, this is the end...

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21Mar
By: suchitra mishra On: March 21, 2016 In: Career, First Job, Resume Comments: 2

The very first thing that should be in place, when you start applying for jobs is your resume. If this is your first job application experience, writing a resume for the first time can get confusing – what to put in to your resume, what to leave out and which format to...

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15Mar

Companies have slowly come to realize that working from home is the most in-demand type of work flexibility benefit that job seekers are interested in, and more and more companies have started offering remote working options.  It is a trend that is here to stay. With working from home gaining increasing...

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08Mar
By: suchitra mishra On: March 8, 2016 In: Career, Feminism, Office Etiquette, World of Work Comments: 1

When in October 2014, the two biggest giants in the Silicon Valley, Apple and Facebook, announced elective egg freezing as a part of their benefits package, they took the world by a storm and sparked debates worldwide regarding the ethical concerns underlying this move. The announcement was welcomed by...

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01Mar

Here at Oorja Biz Ops, we are all voracious readers. We believe that books make the world and the #WorldOfWork a much better place, and rightly so! Wisdom, imagination, hope – books have a lot to offer. They influence, they inspire, they help us understand our lives, our careers. Literature, since the...

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