Konversations Curates – Placement Edition #5 – Powered By Aditya Birla Group Leadership Programs
At Konversations, we always want you to keep learning and improving.
Speaking of, we bring you Konversations #Curates – The Placement Edition in association with ABGLP. In this special series, we focus on the #placement season, with some special resources to help you. We know that you have worked hard over the years to reach the level where you have. While getting a great job is far from the finish line, why hold back right now?
Every week we shall cover :
- One article around the interview process.
- One article on a key sector and its overview in India,
- One article on current affairs that can come up in the selection process.
- One article on a great case study you can refer to during your interview/GD.
- One article on helping you choose the ideal job.
Here is the next installment of Konversations Curates – Placement Edition!
1. Tell me something about yourself – that question that torments you during interviews. While we attempt to establish points of parity, this video encourages us to establish points of differentiation while answering this question. Change the way you introduce yourself and the world will change the way it sees you. – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V1xt7zgnuK0
2. For all the students who dream of becoming high-flying consultants, it is imperative they know a little bit more about the industry they so badly want to enter. Have a look at the current and future state of the consulting industry in India, in this report – http://www.infodesk.com/consulting-industry/key-trends-in-2017-for-the-consulting-industry
3. Talking about the future, here’s a sneak-peek into the immediate future by a technology company at the forefront of Innovation. Intel at the CES, talking about Quantum Computing, Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality. Its more imminent than you thought – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8lbM5vsqJd8&feature=youtu.be
4. What is a smart city? We, living in our dreary cities here in India, must feel that its some Utopian future far into time. But here’s a look at some of the top cities of the world and how smart cities have become a reality already. Let’s go on a voyage to Singapore, Dubai and Barcelona and come back ready to transform our cities too – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bANfnYDTzxE
5. Follow your dreams, take risks, stop following set patterns. A 100 thinkers and professors can say this but it always falls on deaf ears. But here’s someone at the peak of his career who started off exactly like us. Let Sunder Pichai give you some career advice this placement season – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=liiuDG9MM4M
Want to read more such stories and excel during placements? Check out the previous editions here.