Beat the Virus blues: 10 tips for staying productive while working from home

 Murali Murthy  

Aug04
  Suddenly, WFH is now a buzzword. For the uninitiated, WFH or ‘Work From Home’ seems to be the new norm in these extraordinary times. Thousands of people have suddenly been thrust into the reality of working remotely from home. And with “Social distancing” becoming another buzzword, WFH could be

10 Minutes. 10 Quick Resume Fixes.

 Murali Murthy  

Aug04
Take Your Resume from OK to WOW in 10 Minutes. Wish to polish up your resume but don’t have the time or inclination to do it? No worries, now all it takes is ten minutes to give your resume a quick shine. Here is a list of 10 useful updates

Impress in 30 Seconds! Perfect Your 30-Second Elevator Speech

 Murali Murthy  

Aug04
The perfect 30-second elevator speech. Everyone needs to have one. It is as essential for the CEO of a corporation as it is for the job seeker. Do you have yours ready? Whether you are at a job interview, at a networking event, at your friend’s barbecue or literally in

I Like You, You’re Hired! – 6 Secrets to Ramp Up Your Likeability Facto

 Murali Murthy  

Aug04
So you brushed up your resumé, cover letter and LinkedIn profile, and they even successfully landed you that interview call. Excellent. But remember that these three things alone can only take you so far.  You have to acknowledge that, at this point, you’re still going to appear the same as a

The 10 Qualities of a Smart Working Resume

 Murali Murthy  

Aug04
Does your resume have what it takes to breach the 6-seconds barrier? “Recruiters spend an average of six seconds before they make the initial ‘fit or no fit’ decision on candidates” – The Ladders, online career portal. In an aggressive marketplace, average resumes get lost in cyberspace while smart resumes