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Job scenario in India: How the word “career” has limited horizons

Engineering graduates and the curious case of unemployment Did you know, 1.5 million (15 lakh) engineers graduate every year in India? With every coming year, the number only keeps increasing. Most by any country. But if you think that is an astonishing statistic, wait till I tell you one more. 33% of these 1.5 million i.e. around 5 lakh of them end up unemployed. Astounding, isn’t it? Even, 60% of those who manage to get a job, do not enjoy their jobs. Like most other students, they victims of succumbing to peer pressure. They’ve chosen this career path because their parents, friends, relatives and close ones have suggested so.

Funny story: Mom 1 and Mom 2. Mom 1: What is your son doing these days? Mom 2: He owns a software company in California. Mom 1: I see. Mom 2: What is your son doing? Mom 1: He is working in Infosys. Mom 2: Wow, that’s great. Mom 1: Yes it is. Why don’t you ask your son to join Infosys too? I’m sure he’ll crack the interview! Mom 2: ?!?!
I’m not saying getting into Infosys…

How to earn money online if you have a great voice

“EA Sports, it’s in the game!” have you ever heard that voice? If you have played any online game by EA Sports, chances are you have heard it. Andrew Anthony, a journalist for The Guardian, is making tons of money sitting at home just because he was the voice behind this memorable one-liner. Why? Because he has a memorable voice. As simple as that. If you too have a great recording voice, you can make a good online earning. Here are some ideas you can follow:
1. Be a Radio Jockey (Online Radio)



It may have been exactly one hundred and twenty years since Marconi invented the Radio, but there seem to be no signs of its extinction. The radio is still as strong as the television in an age of cloud computing and fiber-optics. Before hitting the sack, while going to the office, while returning from the office, millions of people listen to the radio every day. Many even look forward to the various programs being aired on it. If you own a good voice and are a fluent speaker of any language, you…