Thoughts & Ramblings

Why are UAE recruiters missing the boat?

IR #079 I am writing this as lately I have been coming across multiple posts on LinkedIn from disgruntled candidates lashing out against recruitment agencies about their shoddy attitude. This includes publicly naming and shaming HR managers, recruiters and agencies. I completely condemn those posts as it is in bad taste and utterly unprofessional. Imagine… Continue reading Why are UAE recruiters missing the boat?

Online Publications

Basic rules to maintaining your LinkedIn account

#062 LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network and most of us have an account. Let’s face it, no one actually reads 95% of the stuff that appears on the feed but there is so much of sharing done that LinkedIn is slowly inching closer and closer to the top of the list of largest… Continue reading Basic rules to maintaining your LinkedIn account

Stuff that pays my bills

They told me to pack my bags and leave.. I did just that!!

LP #005 Companies have a knack of perceiving what is in the best interest of their employees. In most cases, it might not match with what the employee had in mind or would have even considered. This is where the "amazing opportunity" becomes an ultimatum. So was the same in my case. I was given… Continue reading They told me to pack my bags and leave.. I did just that!!

Stuff that pays my bills

That A**hole at work will never get fired!!

We all have that one colleague at work who is genuinely HATED by almost everyone in your team and the whole company in general. He/She has a thousand personality traits that tend to somehow get on everyone's nerves, both personally and professionally. Lets call that colleague "Harry" for now irrespective of gender. Harry has no… Continue reading That A**hole at work will never get fired!!