MAKE AN INFORMED CAREER DECISION
N.R. NAYANA MURTHY
PROFESSOR K. KASTURIRANGAN
WG CDR (RETD.) RAKESH SHARMA
About the Book
This book introduces and applies the breakthrough career decision making techniques based on robust scientific and logical principles that are essential in today's volatile and complex economy to successfully negotiate one's career path. Equiped with a specifically designed framework (FICDM) to meet individual needs under the (Eastern) sub-continental conditions, and plenty of charts, graphs, self-assessment and analytical tools from all across the world, this is an extremely useful, intelligent, and inspiring compilation. This well-researched books comes highly recommended and is a must-have.
Are you confident about how to make the right career decisions in the 21st century?
India is changing fast, and in more ways than one can imagine. There are many ordinary individuals who have made it big in their respective careers. You are no different. If you believe you too can become successful, here is your chance!
Rooted in a meeting with His Excellency, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam (former President of India) in 2004, the book aims to inspire and guide individuals in their career decision making process by showcasing and analysing how India's most successful individuals took their career decisions, established goals, and achieved them.
In the Press
Ahuja formulated three basic principles - that from the policy's point of view, education will have to be redesigned, that individual production has a cascasding effect...
The author distills scientific and logical principles pertinent to the complex professional world and explains them through insightful illustrations and case studies.
His book refreshes the concept of [the] individual as a consumer of the education system, with requirements that must be catered to, if one is to give her best to the job and in turn to the country.
About Amber Ahuja
Amber Ahuja works as Advisor-South Asia at the University of New South Wales. He is also an independent researcher and analyst. He has studied across four continents and has worked across more than ten countries in sectors including finance, petroleum, geochemistry, information technology
environment, forest, literacy and primary education. He is an Indian national, currently based in Sydney.
50% of the author's standard royalty from the sale of this book would go towards educational scholarships.
...can guide any youngster...
InspirED Scholarships are are instituted in 2010. Scholarships are based on the royalties of the book entitled "Be Inspired: Make an Informed Career Decision". The purpose of InspirED scholarships is to recognise and promote academic merit and leadership in the individuals. Currently, there are two academic scholarships.
These are the InspirED Merit Scholarship which is awarded to the student of class 12 of any discipline who scored the highest marks in class 11, and the InspirED Leadership Scholarship which is awarded to the student of class 12 of any discipline who has demonstrated leadership qualities and requires financial assistance due to personal or family circumstances.