January 21, 2016

What is Social Enterprise?

What is the meaning and definition of social enterprise? What’s the purpose of social entrepreneurship? What are the career opportunities in the field? If you’ve ever […]
January 4, 2016

Women candidates twice as likely to get selected for STEM jobs in universities

Careers in the academic field can be very rewarding, both professionally and financially. According to Payscale.com, professor salaries in USA can range between $100,000 to over […]
December 4, 2015

Indian MBA Graduate shines in World Championship of Public Speaking

It fills us with pride when friends of MBA Crystal Ball get into good business schools. The feeling is even better when we hear that they’ve […]
August 3, 2015

Career Change from Software IT to Product Management after MBA

For Software / IT engineers, a Product Management career after an MBA would be a good track to consider. If you’ve read our earlier posts on […]
January 15, 2015

When headhunters from the top recruitment agencies call

Modern day headhunters from recruitment agencies in India and abroad prefer poaching full bodies and not just heads. Whether you are an MBA student looking for […]
December 3, 2014

10 Salary negotiation tips for Indian professionals

As Indian professionals, we are a funny bunch. We don’t mind locking horns with the auto-rikshaw driver or the vegetable vendor for demanding one extra rupee. […]
November 23, 2014

Biomedical Science Jobs and Careers

While Biomedical engineering has been getting a lot of interest, the field of biomedical sciences remains largely esoteric and unexplored. In this post, guest blogger Tanmoy […]
October 19, 2014

8 tips to beat the online job application system

The battle between humans and machines isn’t just happening in movies. If you are a job hunter with an account on any online job application system, […]
September 20, 2014

10 signs that could mean an impending layoff in India

Gone are the days of job security. Layoffs in India have become a bitter reality for the brightest of employees with the best of qualifications. Call […]
July 27, 2014

Does a career change at 30 or 35 in India make sense?

A generation back, when ‘one job for life’ was pretty much the accepted philosophy for the conservative working class, a career change at 30 or 35 […]
July 7, 2014

Choosing between being a careerwoman or a housewife and mother

No matter what your qualifications and capabilities are, if you are a woman, the roadmap is more or less pre-defined for you. After marriage, you’d be […]
June 15, 2014

10 Ways to improve your chances of getting a job after college

In this guest post, Aditya Singhal shares job hunting tips and ideas on how to improve your chances of getting a good job after college.