Today these people have the fame, the power and the money and what looks like dream jobs to many. But not all of them were born into a privileged background or had were assigned their careers at birth. While some stars are born, others shine through with their hard work, determination and a belief in themselves.
We bring you some of the most famous faces of India, and a revelation into jobs they’ve held before making it big in their current careers. These stars will reaffirm that it is neither your background nor age that defines your destiny.
While we wait and hope for India to join in this beautiful office perk, here are some photos of dogs at various companies that will probably make you hate yours.
India is no stranger to the harassment of women, but the work arena has been relatively safe so far. Not any more, if recent reports are to be believed. In a disturbing post which details the systemic misogyny and harassment she faced while with the company, Riya Gupta (name changed), a former Greenpeace India employee, has alleged that she was raped by a colleague while she lay unconscious after a party.
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We have digged deep and compiled a lst of some of the highest paid executives in India, and some of the lowest ones. The disparity between the highest and lowest incomes in India is staggering.
Former Twitter CEO Dick Costelo had had an interesting journey in the tech world. After graduating with a CS degree, he’d left for Chicago to make his mark in the comedy world.
Today, Rahul Yadav is the hotshot young CEO of a 1500 crore corporation. He’s done Reddit AMAs, the media can’t stop talking about him, and he has a legion of fans that follow his every move. But less than 3 years ago, he was just another entrepreneur struggling to promote his business.
Rahul Yadav’s twitter, which hasn’t been used in 2 years, offers a fascinating glimpse into the early struggles of his company.
Whether it was to pursue a hobby, giving back to the society or starting a business, they all took the plunge from the corporate, into a life of their own terms.
There are many things to be proud of India about. What a lot of people back home may still be unaware of is the sheer number of Indians or people of Indian origin who are at the helms of global-multinationals abroad.
Here’s a look at 10 of the most prominent Indians who are currently CEOs at these multi-billion companies.
It was 2:40 am on a warm San Francisco night. Sarvshreshth Gupta called his father, sitting thousands of miles away in New Delhi, India. “It is too much. I have not slept for two days. I have a client meeting tomorrow morning, I have to complete a presentation, my V.P. is annoyed and I am working alone in my office,” he said. His father was understandably concerned. Sarvshreshth was working as an Analyst at Goldman Sachs, and had recently been complaining about his workload.