BIG DATA FOR DATING 4 : First Date Questions That Tell You Much More Than You’d Guess

  • June 29, 2018

Big Data For Dating - Our weekly series of articles about how you can apply Big Data to have a rich and exciting dating life.

Big Data For Dating 3 : What To Say In Your First Message

  • June 29, 2018

Big Data For Dating - Our weekly series of articles about how you can apply Big Data to have a rich and exciting dating life.

Placement Tips V: How To Prep And Crack The Technical Interview

  • June 28, 2018

Technical interviews are scary, but with the right preparation, you’ll be geared up like Indiana Jones, ready to take on the next challenge. Whether you’ve been born to be a coder or you’re still growing into the role, nothing but practice will help you ace your technical interview. There are tonnes of books and websites (some of which we have linked in this article) that will help you practice and crack any questions thrown your way. So, start taking notes, pronto!

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Peaky Blinders

  • June 28, 2018

Want a break from the overrated series that everyone is watching on your campus? Peaky Blinders is an action-thriller-drama, which looks at the life of the Shelby family, led by a cunning businessman and thug, Thomas Shelby.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Cuba and the Cameraman

  • June 27, 2018

Does it feel like documentary night? We’ve got the best pick for you. Jon Alpert’s most recent documentary puts together 45 years worth of footage of his travels and interactions in Cuba from his earliest visit in the 70’s to the most recent in 2016. You’ll follow his lens as it turns to his friends, their families, local citizens and Fidel Castro (yes, you heard me right) in what is a very candidly shot documentary.

HOW TO GET INTO GOOGLE - 2

  • June 26, 2018

Let us turn our sights to the dream companies every engineer fantasizes about. This series will cover steps you need to take to get into the legendary FANG(Facebook, Amazon, Netflix, and Google) companies.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - FIFA'18 England Vs Belgium

  • June 26, 2018

It will be one of the most exciting matches of the World Cup, as two heavyweights go head-to-head in a group where both these teams lead with the same number of points. The Belgians will be more than aware of how the English play, with half the Belgian players playing in the English Premier League's top clubs

HOW TO GET INTO GOOGLE - FANG

  • June 25, 2018

Let us turn our sights to the dream companies every engineer fantasizes about. This series will cover steps you need to take to get into the legendary FANG(Facebook, Amazon, Netflix, and Google) companies.

Konversations Curates - Netflix Edition

  • June 25, 2018

Every Saturday morning, Konversations brings to you a list of 5 great content pieces curated by our team from around the web.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - LessWrong 2.0

  • June 25, 2018

Are you an engineer who loves to be ahead of his time and know more about it? Has the reading bug stung you yet? Well, it had better. This super cool community blog has tonnes of articles and forum focused discussions on cognitive biases, philosophy, psychology, economics, rationality, and artificial intelligence, among other topics.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Pranav Mistry's TED Talks

  • June 24, 2018

Need some inspiration? Especially on those days when you feel like being an engineer in India is pointless. Pranav Mistry’s TED Talk on the potential of the Sixth Sense device will take you through his journey. He talks about how ideas popped into his head and what was the thought behind his inventions.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Satyajit Ray's Nayak

  • June 23, 2018

India’s master storyteller doesn’t need an introduction. His cinematic brilliance and stories are timeless, with a takeaway for every viewer. So come, let’s turn your room into a cinema, curl up on a chair with enough pillows and blankets, keep the laptop at eye level and minimize the brightness, and make sure the popcorn and coke are at arms distance. You’re all set, now turn off the lights and let the movies begin.

Konversations Curates - Career Guidance Edition

  • June 23, 2018

Every Saturday morning, Konversations brings to you a list of 5 great content pieces curated by our team from around the web.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Buzzfeed's Ruining History

  • June 22, 2018

Remember those boring history classes, filled with wars, ancient civilizations, and partitions? Lord, they were such a drag! Well, history doesn't have to be that boring. It can be hilarious

A fresher’s Guide To NIT Warangal

  • June 20, 2018

Four years of undergraduate is the best time to decide what it is that you really want to pursue in life. It’s good to have goals coming into the college but don’t be rigid about these and stop looking around for new options

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Ingress

  • June 20, 2018

Okay, strap on your boots, this one’s gonna take you outside. The Shapers (transdimensional intelligence that may be infiltrating our dimension through XM Portals) are here. They walk amongst us, and we can only see them when they’re manifested in their human identity. The Enlightened believe that the Shapers are here to help humanity evolve and the Resistance are convinced that they’re here for their own purpose (and exotic matter, of course!). You have to choose your faction and believe me when I say, this is war.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Black Mirror

  • June 20, 2018

With all the ever-growing technology, have you not wondered what the future may hold. Strap on your seatbelts, because this series takes some sharp turns into what a technology-driven future looks like.

Placement Tips IV: GD Dos And Don'ts

  • June 19, 2018

Woah, where are you running off to? Ah, the group discussion is today, eh? Your tie is crooked and your hair is more Elvis than Steve Jobs. Ha, I’m just kidding. Wish you luck? No way, Sonny. I’m going to do you one better than that. Now, you’ve prepped for your GD, you did the mocks and you’re also familiar with the different formats, there is one more bit you need to know before you’re ready to rock the show.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Netflix Explained

  • June 18, 2018

Engineers are known to be a dangerously curious breed. They can come up with questions that can get into very intricate details and functions of just about anything. In a more general sense though, we all ask ourselves questions, some of which are never answered. Enter Explained, a new series on Netflix, in collaboration with the giants of explanatory journalism, Vox.

Big Data For Dating 2: How To Optimize The Length Of Your First Message

  • June 18, 2018

Big Data For Dating - Our weekly series of articles about how you can apply Big Data to have a rich and exciting dating life.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Tales by Light: Panorama

  • June 15, 2018

Ever wondered what the freezing waters of Antartica are like? Or what South Georgia, one of the most gorgeous landscapes of the world looks like? Or what exactly Shackleton and his crewmates were out to conquer? Follow the footsteps of the greatest explorer of all time, Ernest Shackleton (naam toh suna hi hoga) with landscape photographer Peter Eastway.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Radio Garden

  • June 14, 2018

There is so much more you can do with the internet now. You can research for your paper from multiple sources, figure out how to build a circuit and even tune in to a radio in Scotland or Ipanema. Yeah, yeah, we aren’t making things up. With just a click of a button, you’ll be redirected to a website with a spinning globe (isn’t that cool?).

Placement Tips III - Types Of Group Discussions

  • June 13, 2018

Hey there, you! Woah, you look like there’s a dark cloud over your head! What’re you so nervous about? Group Discussion, again? I thought we prepped for that. Ah, you’re nervous about how it’ll go? Well, don’t you worry child, we have a plan for you. First things first, there are many kinds of group discussions and it all depends on the company. Let’s just list the very obvious ones we know so you won’t panic when it’s not the usual format.

Engineering Firsts

  • June 13, 2018

Read some interesting and funny experiences that one is bound to have in engineering in this article.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - FIFA'18 Portugal Vs Spain Madrid

  • June 13, 2018

The World Cup: Heaven for players and viewers alike. The best of the best of the very best play at this level. Club teammates go head-to-head, club rivals go head-to-head, headbutts (thanks Zidane), elasticos, unreal saves, unreal goals, and more such exciting action in the "beautiful game"

Big Data For Dating 1: How To Take The Best Tinder Pics

  • June 13, 2018

Big Data For Dating - Our weekly series of articles about how you can apply Big Data to have a rich and exciting dating life.

Hostel Days at Engineering

  • June 12, 2018

Hostel in any engineering college is actually termed as “Second Home”. The friendships that begin during the first year reach their final stage in the 4th year. You’ll see the fraternity concept really prevail in the engineering colleges.

What Improv Can Teach You About Career Building

  • June 11, 2018

When I first read about improv, it sounded extremely simple to me. The first rule said: All you gotta do is AGREE with what the other person says. My 20-something female self in a patriarchal society chuckled and said, “You mean, do what I always do, right?”

Engineering Dropouts Who Made It Big In Life

  • June 11, 2018

Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Paul Allen. Internationally speaking, it seems that engineering dropouts have made it big everywhere. How well are their Indian counterparts doing? Let’s find out in this article!

How To Join The Armed Forces As An Engineer

  • June 11, 2018

This article aims at explaining the various approaches one can take if he/she wants to join the army for technical jobs.

What I Learnt From Comedy About Career Building

  • June 11, 2018

My legs moved fast, the time had slowed down. I ran for what seemed like an hour but was less than a minute, reached a toilet stall, shut myself in and waited for the inevitable footsteps.

10 Best Free Online Learning Resources For Engineers

  • June 11, 2018

I bring you my favorite 10 free learning resources that you can find on the internet. I’ll keep posting many more such lists and they’ll reflect my current obsessions.

How To Get Into Infosys

  • June 11, 2018

What has changed recently is the difficulty level. Nowadays, mere theoretical knowledge isn’t sufficient anymore.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Human (2015)

  • June 11, 2018

Okay, let’s be clear: Do not, absolutely do not watch this during placement season, semester exams or with an assignment over your head. Watch this when you have time so that you can process the content and engage with it. There, you have been warned. Shot over a period of three years, across various countries and beyond borders, Yann Arthus-Bertrand created his very own masterpiece.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Expedition Happiness

  • June 10, 2018

Everyone is on a lookout for happiness. Engineering students most definitely. Expedition Happiness follows Selima Taibi, Felix Starck, and their adorable dog Rudi as they embark on an exciting road trip across North America.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Draw A Stickman

  • June 09, 2018

We’ve all made masterpieces where the stickman (the hero of the story) is hanging from the edge of a square grid on the graph book. Wouldn’t it be exciting if the stickman you drew could run, fly (with the help of balloons, of course) and tackle fire-breathing dragons?

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - The Scale Of The Universe 2

  • June 08, 2018

Whether you’re a science geek or not, the universe is always exciting. This website made by the Huang Twins, Carl and Michael will take you on a journey from the smallest speck in the universe to the unfathomable observable universe. So fasten your seatbelts and get a grip of your mouse, it’s going to be an exciting ride.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Buzzfeed Unsolved

  • June 07, 2018

Do serial killer crimes, haunted mansions and bizarre murders spark an interest in you? Are you keen to know more about such obnoxious and eerie events? Well, we’ll guide you towards an assortment of such videos that will cover everything from oh-so-bloody serial murders, absurd disappearances to haunted mansions and prisons. Grab the popcorn, a torch, a giant glass of Coca-Cola, turn-off the lights (for a better experience) and press play.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Assassin's Creed Syndicate

  • June 06, 2018

Ubisoft has hit it out of the ballpark with this one. After the terrible response to AC-Unity, Syndicate comes as a breath of fresh air for gamers across the globe. You play the part of Jacob and Evie Frye, two siblings who are out to find a Piece of Eden in London and eliminate the Templars.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Summit Mt Everest on Google Maps

  • June 05, 2018

Yes, it's the weekend. No, you don't have any cool plans yet. Hold on, do you want to climb Mt Everest? Or explore the islands of Andaman and Nicobar? The new Google Maps interface lets you go deeper into the routes and explore the surrounding areas in detail. Its 3D feature makes it feel (almost) like you're on foot.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Evil Genius

  • June 04, 2018

A pizza delivery man is caught after he robbed a bank with a bomb attached around his neck. He is caught by the local cops and is begging them to help him find the keys to unlock the bomb. You hear the bomb ticking faster and in only a beat of a minute, the collar bomb on Brian Wells explodes on national television, killing him instantly. The cops have no clue other than a few fragmented statements made by Brian. Can it get weirder than this?

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Stumbled Upon

  • June 02, 2018

Surfing the internet for your semester end project and you need a break, but the bigger issue now is that you don’t know what to surf? Just Stumble Upon things that you might like to read or watch with this website that keeps a track of what interests you.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Memrise

  • May 31, 2018

We're all fascinated with foreign languages and pronunciations, but it's not easy learning it. The Memrise app is too cool for school (quite literally). It has a bunch of languages you can choose from, with fun interactive exercises and games that help you learn faster.

Placements Tips II - How To Prep For Group Discussion

  • May 30, 2018

It’s okay if group discussions freak you out. It’s pretty normal to be anxious about making an impact in a group of 8-10 people you haven’t met before (oops). Anyway, brush that anxiety off and let’s get you a plan of action.

5 Successful Start-ups Created By Non-IITians

  • May 29, 2018

IITism is a widespread disease in India. Find out people who escaped its harmful effects and made it BIG in life!

Placement Tips I: How To Crack The Aptitude Test

  • May 21, 2018

It’s that time of the year again when all engineering students iron out their best shirt, tame their otherwise uncombed hair and talk to themselves in the mirror. Placements bring with them a lot of extra pressure, and while grooming well is just the icing on the cake, you want to make sure that you’re prepared for every other hurdle that comes along the way (like the aptitude test, technical interview, and group discussion). So, first things first, let’s talk about the aptitude test.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Silk: Interactive Generative Art

  • May 21, 2018

We all love scribbling in our notebook, and with Silk, your monitor is your notebook. This fun online website lets you create symmetrical masterpieces with the stroke of your mouse. Isn’t that perfect?

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Kaan Masti

  • May 19, 2018

If mindless comedy is what you’re looking for (especially after a long day of vivas and practicals), look no further. One of the most underrated and hilarious podcast series, Kaan Masti has Jose Covaco, Suresh Menon, and Cyril D'Abs discuss the weirdest news, and basically bullshit (literally).

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - EA Sports FIFA 18

  • May 17, 2018

Need a fun weekend plan with your classmates? We’ve got two words for you: FIFA Battle. FIFA 18 consists of new moves, better physics, updated player appearance, and ratings, along with the most realistic crowd experience you will ever get. You don't have to be a fan to play FIFA, but you’ll become one after.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Karan Thapar interviews Shashi Tharoor

  • May 16, 2018

Huddle up with a notebook and pen, you might want to take some notes for your upcoming GD’s and interviews. Karan Thapar is one of the most intelligent and well-renowned journalists in India. What happens when he meets his match in Shashi Tharoor, a former Minister of HRD and External Affairs, and renowned author?

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Tales by Light: Submerged

  • May 15, 2018

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to dive into the infinite blue waters of Tonga and swim with whales? Let Darren Jew (an Australian underwater photographer) take you on a thrilling journey over 45 minutes to meet some of his magnificent subjects.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Jus Reign

  • May 14, 2018

If you're looking for a good laugh, here’s what you need to be clicking. Choose the cosiest spot on the sofa, put your feet on the table and zone out of all things serious for this one. Sidenote: you’ve been warned about the stomach cramps.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Headspace

  • May 11, 2018

Let's face it, with our everyday routine, we could all do good with a little quiet time. Headspace does just that for you, because let’s face it, your brain won’t shut up even with your eyes closed. If you're an over-thinker and stress out easily, this one is for you.

How To Get Into TCS

  • May 11, 2018

Numbers tell you the true story of what’s really going on. This report will tell you in no uncertain terms how to get ahead of “Sharmaji ka beta" who is working for “TCS in Amreeka”. Let's get right to it.

Konversations Curates (Week 24)

  • May 11, 2018

Every Saturday morning, Konversations brings to you a list of 5 great content pieces curated by our team from around the web.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Ghost Recon

  • May 09, 2018

Ghost Recon Wildlands is one of the best third-person shooter games out there. You play the leader of the "Ghosts", an elite Delta Force black-ops team. Your target? El Sueneo, a Bolivian drug lord who has his Sicarios (hitmen) spread across the various provinces of the country. Are you ready?

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - Kurzgesagt: In A Nutshell

  • May 08, 2018

Whether you’re into science or not, you’ll love Kurzgesagt. It’s a superb way to learn new stuff on the go and all you need is an internet connection and well, YouTube.

Effective Time Wasting Strategies - The End of The F***ing World

  • May 07, 2018

This eight-part series on Netflix is about a riveting and quirky love affair between a budding psychopath and a disconsolate teenager. Grab all the food and soda you need, this one gets quite crazy very soon.

Trip To The Land of Eastern Nawabs: Murshidabad

  • May 03, 2018

This trip made me realize that traveling is a food for the soul. Real exposure can contribute to great intellectual growth and broaden your horizon in ways you can’t even perceive.

MBA vs M.Tech - What Should An Engineering Grad Choose?

  • April 30, 2018

If you’re oscillating between the decision of an MBA or an M. Tech, here’s what you haven’t thought about before. Shakespeare once said, and very true so – “to be, or not to be, that is the question. However, today the same question is somewhat differently phrased – “to do, or not to do, and more importantly, what to do?”

Why Are Engineers Looking For Alternative Careers?

  • April 30, 2018

Let us ask ourselves the same question again. Why are engineers looking for alternative careers? The reason is quite simple – the almost guarantee of a proto-government job is gone.

How To Get Multiple IT Offer Letters By Preparing For One Company’s Recruitment Drive

  • April 30, 2018

Every company in campus drives has different criteria for selecting candidates. However, if you could identify the one company that selects for most of the traits listed by Scott Adams, you can be fairly confident of getting offer letters from multiple companies.

Konversations Curates (Week 23)

  • April 28, 2018

Every Saturday morning, Konversations brings to you a list of 5 great content pieces curated by our team from around the web.

Campus Walk - KIIT

  • April 23, 2018

The true sense of engineering can be experienced if there’s a vibrant campus life. It makes your college life memorable and also lets you brag a little about it to your fellow buddies ;)

Konversations Curates (Week 22)

  • April 21, 2018

Every Saturday morning, Konversations brings to you a list of 5 great content pieces curated by our team from around the web.

7 Ways To Motivate Yourself During JEE Advanced preparation

  • April 16, 2018

In some low moments, aspirants may feel IIT is not my cup of tea. The reasons may be different, but you must have felt a small bit of doubt or demotivation. It’s a tough journey, so I’m sharing the ways in which I kept myself motivated.

8 IIT-JEE Myths Busted

  • April 16, 2018

Many students find JEE-Advanced too intimidating and they give up in the initial stages. But often they are victim to a number of myths. Check out if you also believe in any of these?

Engineering Editorial #6

  • April 12, 2018

Here is the curated list of popular news that is creating buzz for engineers right now all over the world. This week list is curated by Deah Gulwani

How I Chose A Career In Mass Communications

  • April 10, 2018

Every day, I learn something new in mass comm. Before this year, I would never have imagined that I will have it in me to design a digital newsletter all by myself. That is the effect of a course you like – you break certain barriers every single day.

Three Pillars of Engineering Life

  • April 10, 2018

Success in high school will not always translate to success at the college level. Engineering is no exception to all this. Here are the 3 pillars you need to construct well to succeed in your engineering course.

WHY BALANCING GRADES AND EXTRACURRICULARS IS IMPORTANT.

  • April 09, 2018

While getting into a reputed Engineering college requires a considerable amount of toil and hustle, one more struggle begins once you make it into one. Read this article for more about this topic and visit konversations.com for more awesome content.

Konversations Curates (Week 21)

  • April 07, 2018

Every Saturday morning, Konversations brings to you a list of 5 great content pieces curated by our team from around the web.

Starting A Blog In College

  • April 06, 2018

A lot of us become very opinionated and driven because of the endless information that is given to us. If someone has ideas rushing through them, starting a blog is the best way to channelize that.

Why Balancing Grades And Extracurricular Is Important

  • April 06, 2018

The idealistic way to approach the career/academic future is to strike a balance between grades and extracurriculars, while grades indicate your academic capabilities, the experience puts these capabilities to practical use.

Engineering Editorial #5

  • April 05, 2018

Here is the curated list of popular news that is creating buzz for engineers right now all over the world. This week list is curated by Deah Gulwani

Konversations Curates (Week 20)

  • March 31, 2018

Every Saturday morning, Konversations brings to you a list of 5 great content pieces curated by our team from around the web.

Engineering Editorial #4

  • March 29, 2018

Here is the curated list of popular news that is creating buzz for engineers right now all over the world. This week list is curated by Deah Gulwani

5 Types of Relationships In Engineering Life

  • March 25, 2018

In true engineer fashion, Bhavya presents this concise, bullet-formatted, assignment-style analysis of the 5 types of relationships that an average engineering campus almost always has.

Konversations Curates (Week 19)

  • March 24, 2018

Every Saturday morning, Konversations brings to you a list of 5 great content pieces curated by our team from around the web.

Two Girls In Goa. For The First Time!

  • March 23, 2018

The silences we had shared while listening to the sound of the waves, the taste of salt from the water in the sea, the relief that a short breeze gave us in the heat; all were experiences that we'd take back, that belonged to us. It was all worth it.

A Tale Of Two Bikes, And Impulsive Decisions

  • March 23, 2018

A father giving his daughter a ride on his shoulders, an old man rocking a chair outside his house. They all seemed like individual waves on an ocean - distinct, yet as every wave washes you over, you feel the same feeling of contentment and peace.

Story Of A Cultural Exchange Programme In France

  • March 23, 2018

I came back as a different person. If you open my passport, it is going to tell you that I visited France and Switzerland. It will never be able to tell you about the hearts that I visited.

10 Things You Don’t Want To Hear About Campus Life

  • March 23, 2018

While we are in 12th grade, we all live in a delusional bubble and believe that life goes uphill after board exams are over. The freedom that is involved in college life lures everybody and suddenly, after a point, we really can’t resist the temptation and want to be in college as soon as possible.

9 Common Myths About Engineering

  • March 23, 2018

Before you actually take the plunge in Engineering, make sure you know that some apparent “common facts” about engineering are actually just myths.

6 Reasons Why We Love Placements (And You Should Too!)

  • March 23, 2018

Campus placements are these fests of opportunities, right within your reach. Think about it, what'd happen if campus placements weren't there? You'd have to scour around for jobs, and then apply for them, one at a time. It would have been a tiring process.

I’m Scared Of Public Speaking. But Do It Nevertheless.

  • March 23, 2018

I saw people in the front row laughing at me because due to nervousness, I mispronounced a word. That’s it. I went blank and ended my speech midway by saying “Ummm……… Thank you!”

5 Super Cool Project Ideas For Engineering Students

  • March 23, 2018

A good project can give your resume some much-needed recognition in the eyes of the employer or can even be an icebreaker in your interview. It can also shoot your CGPA by a few points.

I Am Not Ready To Give Up

  • March 23, 2018

Robert Downey Jr battled drug abuse and alcoholism throughout his youth but somehow managed to get over them it. He was asked how did he do that, he said that it’s very easy to do something, be it good or bad, the hard thing is to decide that you want to. And when you want to, you just do.

10 Quick Tips About College

  • March 21, 2018

Life in College can be fun and difficult to manage at the same time. Prateek in this article discusses 10 colleges life "quick tips" from his own experience to make your college life experience more fun and sorted at the same time

Women in Engineering

  • March 21, 2018

Women are often under-represented in the fields of engineering, both in academia and in the profession of engineering. But here are the few superwomen engineers who showed the world that they are the experts no matter what against beating all the odds.

Engineering Editorial #3

  • March 21, 2018

Here is the curated list of popular news that is creating buzz for engineers right now all over the world. This week list is curated by Deah Gulwani

Konversations Curates (Week 18)

  • March 17, 2018

Every Saturday morning, Konversations brings to you a list of 5 great content pieces curated by our team from around the web.

New Girl in the City

  • March 13, 2018

Read Campus Experience of Deah in this article. "There is something about being in a new city. I can’t really put my finger on it, but there is something that makes you grow as a person."

Movements like #metoo are important, believe me or not these are making a difference - Heer Shingala

  • March 12, 2018

Author on the #metoo campaign: "Humans have great psychological inertia, and it takes a ton of time for habits to change. We all love instant gratification, but it’s important to realize that it’s going to take some time for the society to change."

My story in Hotel Management | Part 1 "To do or not to do"

  • March 12, 2018

I gave my JEE, made a fool out of everyone by telling them I got AIR 269 in JEE, casually forgetting to mention that I was referring to the Hotel Management exam.

My story in Hotel Management | Part 2 | "Please don't do"

  • March 12, 2018

Life seemed wonderful. I thought “Really? This was what it felt like to be a hotelier? This is the most relaxing job and I am exceedingly happy with my career decision.”

My story in Hotel Management | Part 3 | "Making a wise decision"

  • March 12, 2018

Remember, people may not support you and may advise you against it. But if you go to work every day dreading every single minute you’ll have to spend there, get out immediately.

Engineering Editorial #2

  • March 12, 2018

Here is the curated list of popular news that is creating buzz for engineers right now all over the world. This week list is curated by Deah Gulwani

Why I choose B.Com after 12th?

  • March 12, 2018

I have had a great time so far in B.Com. It has thrown me into the face of diversity and has equipped me to come to a point where I find talking to people much easier than before.

Konversations Curates (Week 17)

  • March 10, 2018

Every Saturday morning, Konversations brings to you a list of 5 great content pieces curated by our team from around the web.

Campus Placements Process At KIIT

  • March 08, 2018

The procedure for placement at KIIT University is quite simple...Students appearing for placement must also be certified in a particular field related to their branch.....The companies which arrive on Day Zero are mostly the ones who provide a very high salary package, but their application criteria are stringent.

Breakthrough Technologies (Last Year in Engineering)

  • March 08, 2018

Learn about Gene Therapy 2.0, Hot Solar Cells, The Cell Atlas, Reinforcement Learning, Botnets of Things. These may be alien words for you now, but these are the major breakthrough last year in engineering.

"I Believe In Equity And Not Equality" - Upasna Doshi's Views On Feminism

  • March 08, 2018

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, our Story Teller, Upasna Doshi, discusses everything from her views on feminism to her life experiences which have made her the strong independent woman she is.

"I hope to make every woman I meet, feel empowered and believe in herself" - Saneeya Agrawal

  • March 08, 2018

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, our Story Teller Saneeya Agrawal discusses everything from her views on feminism to her life experiences which have made her the strong independent woman she is.

What I Learned From My First Year in College | Part 1

  • March 08, 2018

With a bag full of clothes, my mind full of inhibitions, heart full of excitement and eyes full of tears, the flight took off along with my dreams. Two hours later, I found myself in a different city with people of different dialects, beliefs, and values.

What I Learned From My First Year in College | Part 2

  • March 08, 2018

Independence in college was crazy. Soon lectures became fun because of the friends in a class. We acquired a new superpower of texting in class without getting caught. Found an interest in badminton.

What I Learned From My First Year in College | Part 3

  • March 08, 2018

One day it will be your turn. You will leave your home to pursue your ambitions. You will leave your old friends and that special lover behind. You will defy your fear of change, hold your head high and do everything that you once thought was unthinkable and beyond your capabilities. You will then soon emerge stronger, more responsible and independent.

8 Awesome Start-Ups Founded By Engineers

  • March 08, 2018

Many well-known Entrepreneurs that India has seen come from an engineering background too, and they have contributed to making the start-up scene sexy. Some of these start-ups know well. Others are quite unique.

Industrial Revolution & Its Gifts To Mankind

  • March 07, 2018

Prateek Gautam explains about some cool inventions during the Industrial Revolution.

Breakthrough Technologies (Last Year in Engineering)

  • March 07, 2018

Learn about 360 Degree Selfie, Face Pay feature, Self Driving Trucks, Reversing Paralysis, Practical quantum computers. These may be alien words for you now, but these are the major breakthrough last year in engineering.

Engineering Marvels Of Our Home Land: India

  • March 06, 2018

Read this article by Swahili M, to get info about some famous Indian discovery and our contribution to the world because be it the number 0, FLUSH TOILETS or even rust-resistant iron pillar, India certainly has contributed its fair share in discovery and invention.

National Science Day - 28th Feb

  • March 06, 2018

Science has chiseled our lifestyle very finely and India acknowledges these developments and their significance by celebrating National Science Day every year.

Common Mistakes Engineering Students Do

  • March 06, 2018

Piyush Vats in this article talks about "Common Mistakes" that every engineer may have done once in a while. Also, tell us what other mistakes have you or your friends been guilty of during your engineering days?

Engineering Editorial #1

  • March 05, 2018

Here is the curated list of popular news that is creating buzz for engineers right now all over the world. This week list is curated by Deah Gulwani

Konversations Curates (Week 16)

  • March 03, 2018

Every Saturday morning, Konversations brings to you a list of 5 great content pieces curated by our team from around the web.

Why Electrical & Electronics Engineering?

  • March 01, 2018

Electrical Energy has a vital role in our lives. Imagine a day without these photons traveling and basking upon you! The world might seem to be a useless place ;)

Why Mechanical Engineering?

  • March 01, 2018

Mechanical engineering is one of the oldest engineering disciplines and highly appreciated in several industries around the world. Engineers design societies. Mechanical engineers create and build devices to enable that design.

What I Learnt When I Failed To Clear NEET. Thrice.

  • February 28, 2018

Don't lose track of where you want to be because you missed a bus that could have taken you there. The bus isn't important. The destination is what counts.

Why I Chose To Pursue BPharm And Not MBBS

  • February 27, 2018

Just like 90% of Indian students, I didn't know a course called "Bachelors in Pharmacy" even existed, the first time I sat for my medical entrance examinations.

WHY CSE (Computer Science Engineering)?

  • February 26, 2018

Computer Science doesn’t need much of an introduction - it is the most popular branch of Engineering and one of the most “visible” industries in the world today.

The Famous Five

  • February 26, 2018

Tired of writing your record and feeling uninspired? Wondering where this path will take you? Who do you look to? Whose story keeps you going? Read this article about few Gems that India produced in the field of engineering.

Campus Placements Process At IIT Guwahati

  • February 21, 2018

IIT Guwahati has a body dedicated for internships and placements, known as Centre for Career Development. Then the college uses that portal to communicate to students about companies that will come in future.

My Experience As An Event Management Intern

  • February 21, 2018

I read somewhere that human resource is the greatest asset. I truly realized the impact of this sentence during this internship.

Konversations Curates (Week 15)

  • February 17, 2018

You Matter. And the right people always care. The rest, no they are the ones that don’t matter. That’s what this week’s curated video list is all about.

Memoirs Of An Operations Intern

  • February 13, 2018

Working in Operations isn't as sexy as it sounded to me......There is no fancy stuff like number crunching, investment banking, or making big profits. The challenge mainly lies in supporting different blocks of the process.

From Mechanical Engineering To Web Design: My Journey

  • February 13, 2018

Choosing a career pertaining to your degree after your college concludes isn't the only option. I say that from experience.

How To Customize Your Resume For Various Roles

  • February 13, 2018

The purpose of the resume is to tell your story and describe your capabilities in the way that is most beneficial to you and meaningful to employers.

How To Make Extra Pocket Money By Writing

  • February 13, 2018

The Internet is full of chances to make a quick buck, provided you have one solid skill. For writers like us, it’s the ability to weave magic through our words :)

Konversation Curates Placement Edition #14

  • February 12, 2018

#KonversationsCurates - The Placement Edition, in association with Aditya Birla Group Leadership Programs.

Konversations Curates (Week 14)

  • February 10, 2018

You Matter. And the right people always care. The rest, no they are the ones that don’t matter. That’s what this week’s curated video list is all about.

How To Bring Out Skills and Strengths In A Resume

  • February 09, 2018

Strengths can also be conveyed in your resume without spelling them out. If you provide crisp and clear descriptions of your job responsibilities, skills, then written communication will be one of your strengths.

4 Tips For Highlighting Co-Curricular Activities In Your Resume

  • February 09, 2018

The resume should not only include your academic qualifications or work experience, but extend to your hobbies, your co-curricular activities, and your passion.

3 Reasons Why Certifications And Online Courses Are Important

  • February 09, 2018

While hiring, recruitment managers search for various qualities in an employee. One way to make yourself stand out from others is to pursue online courses or certifications.

What NOT To Do While Framing A Resume

  • February 08, 2018

Make your own resume, Don't copy. Understand this that, different organizations and roles have different requirements. Customize your resume slightly for the different types of roles.

Marketing Challenges This Month

  • February 02, 2018

A Digital Media House in Sports. A Craft Beer Brewery. Both recruiting on Konversations in Feb 2018. Interested? Learn Brand Management and Apply!

15 Tips For a Great Engineering Resume

  • February 02, 2018

The goal of a resume is not to get you a job; it’s to get you an interview. Recruiters do not “read” your resume; they do a 15 - 30 second "spot check" of your resume.

How To Make Your Resume Stand Out?

  • February 02, 2018

Your initial goal shouldn't be landing the job itself, but to differentiate your resume as much as possible from the competing pool of candidates.

How I Pursued My Passion For Film-Making

  • January 26, 2018

Filmmaking requires patience to undergo years of rigorous training with little or no pay. The journey to becoming a filmmaker means lots of hardship & sometimes even poverty.

How YouTube Paid For My Pocket Money

  • January 25, 2018

As a student, I know the perils of never having enough pocket money. I decided that simply whining about it won't do, and searched for alternatives. And that is how I became a youtuber.

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