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Get Job ready...

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My talk to college students on how to become more employable in current scenario. The event was organized by SkillTree Solutions (http://www.facebook.com/skilltreesolutions), Udaipur on Aug 27th.

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Get Job ready...

  1. 1. Get Job-ready... Tathagat Varma cc: theirhistory - h-ps://www.flickr.com/photos/22326055@N06
  2. 2. Very grim reality :( •  Only 2.3% workforce is formally trained •  Over 80% graduates are unemployable •  Serious "skilled labor" shortage •  25 Crore worker shortage by 2022 cc: worldoflard - h-ps://www.flickr.com/photos/24101343@N08
  3. 3. Why? •  We have no "dream" •  Lack of initiative •  Unwilling to take risks •  Desire to "fit in" rather than "stand out cc: quinn.anya - h-ps://www.flickr.com/photos/53326337@N00
  4. 4. So, your plan? What are you waiting for?
  5. 5. Some ideas... Hint: there are no shortcuts! cc: nan palmero - h-ps://www.flickr.com/photos/97402086@N00
  6. 6. Mastery Be the best in that one area cc: ai3310X - h-ps://www.flickr.com/photos/93277085@N08
  7. 7. Learn tech Tech illiterate have no future cc: bengrey - h-ps://www.flickr.com/photos/28196992@N07
  8. 8. Acquire a skill Dance, music, photography...anything! cc: vl8189 - h-ps://www.flickr.com/photos/27630470@N03
  9. 9. Think Develop a creative mindset cc: Kumaravel - h-ps://www.flickr.com/photos/49694447@N00
  10. 10. Solve Solving a real problem helps everyone cc: chaitanyakrishnan - h-ps://www.flickr.com/photos/13338311@N00
  11. 11. Share We grow by sharing knowledge cc: Saarblitz (Offline for a few days) - h-ps://www.flickr.com/photos/123689967@N07
  12. 12. Network Find people who inspire you! cc: jairoagua - h-ps://www.flickr.com/photos/31065898@N08
  13. 13. Recap •  Develop deep expertise •  Learn technology •  Acquire side skills •  Think creatively •  Do experiments •  Solve real problems •  Share your knowledge •  Build your network cc: woodleywonderworks - h-ps://www.flickr.com/photos/73645804@N00

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