Author: Saranya Mukherjee

Saranya Mukherjee is a second-year student of Human Resource Management and Labour Relations at TISS, Mumbai. Formerly a French language teacher, the HR bug bit her while doing a translation project for Towers Watson. An avid traveller and bookworm, Saranya enjoys writing and maintains a journal about her travels and her life at TISS.

Why Not HR?

“WHY HR?” It’s been three years now that I have been answering this question, initially at mock interviews, later on at real interviews, and post-cracking TISS, to curious relatives at family get-togethers (“but why didn’t you take up marketing, beta?). For the students of HRM & LR at TISS, Mumbai, this one phrase functions as a