Sunday, February 12, 2006

Jobs in 2005

According to some foreign news agency: Top jobs in 2006
  • Lawyer
  • Personal financial advisor
  • Sales manager
  • Management analyst
  • Computer and information systems manager
  • Financial manager
  • Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agent
  • Marketing manager
  • Computer software engineer
  • Chiropractor
  • Postsecondary education administrator
  • Medical scientist
  • Market research analyst
  • Dentist
  • Medical and health services manager
  • Producers and directors
  • Financial analyst
  • Wholesale and manufacturing sales representative
  • Engineering manager
  • Advertising and promotions manager
  • Compensation and benefits manager
  • Clinical, counseling, and school psychologist
  • Real estate sales agent
  • Training and development manager
  • Public relations manager

India centric data research company : be first to do so!

There is a great oppertunity for data research companies in India like Gartner, Forrester, AMR, IDC.


India's Internet Industry : a flying story

Dominant Players in Indian Internet industry are (by segment):

Portal (Rediff, Indiatimes, Sify, Yahoo, Google)
Matrimonial (Shaadi, Bharatmatrimony, Jeevansaathi, Timesmatri, Match)
Jobs (Naukri, Monster, Jobsahead, Jobstreet, Career Builder, Dice Cybermedia)
Travel (Yatra, Travelguru, Makemytrip, Traveljini, Indiatimes, Airdeccan, Travelocity)
Ticketing (IndianRailways, all airways)
Shares & Broking (IndiaBulls, Sharekhan, ICICI Direct, 5paisa, Kotak securities)
Payments (Billjunction)
Advertising (Google, Yahoo, Rediff, Indiatimes, Moneycontrol, Hungama, contests2win, Mediaturf and Traditional Media companies)
Music (HMV)
Auction/shoppping (Ebay, Rediff, Indiatimes)
Real Estate (Indiaproperty, 99acres)
Retail (Rediff, Indiatimes, eBay, Pantaloon)
B2B (Metaljunction, Agriwatch, Indiamart, TradeIndia)
Statistics/Data (Estatsindia)

But what is not yet looked into:
Education (info on university, institutes, schools, courses)
Traditional Medicine or Health
Automobile spares

Update: Cleartrip was shown as a leader earlier in this post. Though this company is yet to be started but it has grabbed KPCB venture funding. So in that sense it was presented here. Hrush pointed out this.

Monday, February 06, 2006

Raju Narayanaswamy : A "real hero" crushed by politicians

I have cried after knowing the state of the country after reading about the once "hero" now crushed by corrupt politicians and this news made me to remember my duty towards the nation, that is, people.


First Rank in State in Secondary School Examination
First Rank in University in Plus Two
Tenth Rank in IIT Entrance Examination
First Rank in IITM BTech CS Examination
First Rank in IAS Entrance Examination
First Rank in IAS Training Institute

My research about this crushed "hero": Raju Naraynaswamy, IAS
Now this brilliant acad and adminstrator left IAS service on leave because of the following reasons:

Rediff covers:

Govt of Kerala says that he left the service on leave for 3 years. Following document says that:

and some blogs covering him can found here and here.