Category Archive: Career

All career related articles

Sep 11 2013

Contemplating to quit the job?

Indian Working Women - Considering to quit the job?

To-quit-or-not-to-quit is probably the question that has replaced the to-be-or-not-to-be question in being the most fundamental question working women face each day. Walking the tight rope of balancing responsibilities at home and at office puts us under tremendous stress. And when the children are to be managed too, we wonder all the while about whether …

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Aug 26 2013

Return to work – the gut feel test!

Indian Working women - return to work the gut feel test

Recently a friend called up to help her in deciding when she should return to work after her second child. We talked for a long time discussing all pros and cons – only for her to hang up abruptly feeling even more overwhelmed. There are some wordly feasibility factors one can consider to evaluate the …

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Aug 21 2013

Understanding the career as a woman

Indian Working Women - Understanding the career as a woman

When we were young in the industry, we did not give a thought about understanding the career as a woman. No one else talked about it too. Now I not only wonder but believe that if one has the slightest of awareness of trying to understand the career as a woman, it would bring about …

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Jul 18 2013

Use career breaks as catalysts

Indian Working Women - Career

  We don’t like them, we don’t like to talk about them and we may resist them with all our strength. Yet the likelihood of a career break is far more for a woman. Every working woman has to manage several work- and- home balancing issues popping up every day. No one really wants to …

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