Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Retail careers demystified

Posted on Thursday, 20 September 2012 by in Career

The retail sector offers lucrative job opportunities for graduates, but many of them overlook this dynamic career option. “Some graduates tend to associate the fashion retail industry with shop work or standing behind a cashier,” says Abdullah Mayet of Keystone Apparel Company, home of Timberland, Hackett London and Church’s Shoes. “At the other end, the [...]

Blogging for a cause

Posted on Sunday, 12 August 2012 by in Career

When you think of a feminist, who comes to mind? Susan B. Anthony? Gloria Steinem? Naomi Wolf? Whoever you think of, chances are, she doesn’t have a desi face. While it’s disappointing that some schools of feminism fail to include the experiences of women from the Subcontinent, that is slowly changing, one South Asian feminist [...]

Walk to success

Posted on Saturday, 21 July 2012 by in Career

The movie ‘Mayuri’ is a Telugu movie based on the life of Sudha Chandran, and was released in 1984.  Sudha starred in the movie, and gave it a true personal touch.  It was such an awe-inspiring movie that it won the ‘Special Jury Award’ at the National Film Award ceremony.  Later in 1986 the movie [...]

Artspeak by the Artchic

Posted on Friday, 13 July 2012 by in Career

  Through the eyes of Vasanthi Kuppuswamy, a young art curator most recently responsible for helping put together the BMW Guggenheim Lab in Berlin we view some of the highlights from Art Basel, Switzerland.  by Ridhima Sud A German of Indian descend, Vasanthi is an art curator, director and documentary producer. She is also the liaison for [...]