And the Mystery Blogger Award goes to…

It was amazing to know Atul Depak has nominated me for the ‘Mystery Blogger Award’. His gesture to nominate me has encouraged me at the biggest level. WHAT IS MYSTERY BLOGGER AWARD? “Mystery Blogger Award” is an award for amazing bloggers with ingenious posts. Their blog not only captivates; it inspires and motivates. They are … Continue reading And the Mystery Blogger Award goes to…

Plagiarism, then the New Version

Plagiarism - It is the practice of taking someone else's work or ideas and passing them off as one's own. For e.g. like you copy a page from an e-book and project the content as yours (without giving any credit or the actual reference about the author). Genius?! Wait, but what do you call this … Continue reading Plagiarism, then the New Version

I Applied to 200 Jobs and All I Got Was This Moderate-Severe Depression

Incredible post from a friend!

Bertha Mason's Attic

“And when everything else is gone, you can be rich in loss.”

– Rebecca Solnit, A Field Guide to Getting Lost

About Me, Your Friendly Neighborhood Millennial:

I was your garden-variety smart kid, shuffled through GATE programs of every type from kindergarten onward. In sixth grade, I left the classroom in the afternoons to study Latin roots with our school’s principal for the spelling bee circuit. As you can probably imagine, I was bullied a lot (Apparently, no one likes a first-grader who says “in addition to” instead of “and.”). I went to a competitive high school near Silicon Valley, where– with my AP courses– I had a 4.0 cumulative GPA, but was not in the top 10% of my class.

After getting summarily rejected from the Ivies, I went to a small university in Oregon, where I worked harder than I thought possible to graduate a year early with…

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Chris Gardner’s Story Will Tell You to Never Give Up!

Chris Gardner is an American businessman, stockbroker, investor, MOTIVATIONAL speaker and Philanthropist. But, he was not born with a silver spoon in his mouth and did not have an easy life to become what he is now. The movie “The Pursuit of Happyness” depicts about Chris Gardner's struggles in life from being a homeless salesman, … Continue reading Chris Gardner’s Story Will Tell You to Never Give Up!