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May 31, 2007
Train for a career in aviation
Do you want to pursue a career as a pilot? What educational qualifications do you require, and what are the costs involved? Read on to find out.

May 30, 2007
The night shift: BPO experiences
Have you ever been found yourself a dangerous situation working night shifts at a BPO? Tell us about it.

English bloopers: 'I live backside of that building'
Get Ahead readers have sent in some more English bloopers -- here, we look at verb tenses and how they change word order and phrasing.

How my mother ensured my success in life
Get Ahead reader Anuradha Pathak discusses how her single mother did everything it took to ensure her children were brought up well.

May 29, 2007
Board exams: Depressed about poor marks?
With exam results around the corner, young students are under immense pressure. We invite readers to share similar experiences to help them cope.

Where is your job headed?
Are you racing up the corporate ladder, or sliding down it? Read on to find out in which direction your career is headed.

May 28, 2007
English bloopers: The girls are lying with me!
Ninth series of English bloopers. Learn how one wrongly placed letter can lead to unwanted attention.

May 25, 2007
English bloopers: 'The exams are preponed'
Is that the right way to say exams will be held earlier than schedule? Find the answer to this and more in our series on English Bloopers.

May 24, 2007
It's gruelling, but CFA is increasingly popular
The number of Asians sitting for the West's benchmark qualification for financial market literacy has outstripped candidates from the US -- marking another milestone in the region's rapidly growing influence on global markets

Now, IT finishing schools for engineering grads
The finishing schools aim to train students from the tier-II and tier-III institutions who aspire for IT jobs and don't get it.

May 22, 2007
English bloopers: 'I haven't found it nowhere'
When do you use 'practise' and when do you use 'practice'? We continue with our English blooper series.

CAT Exam: Preparing for Reading Comprehension
CAT exam expert ARKS Srinivas discusses how to prepare for the subject of Reading Comprehension.

What you need to know about a career in aviation
Pilot Pashang K Patel discusses how he landed his job, growth prospects in the airline industry, and what you can expect from life with this choice of career.

May 21, 2007
How I became a pilot
Want a career in the sky? Read Pashang K Patel's account of how he landed himself his dream job.

May 18, 2007
English bloopers: 'Every Sunday, I take headbath'
Know when to use 'can' and 'may'? And, can you take a 'headbath'? We continue in our series of reader driven articles on English bloopers.

May 17, 2007
Biotech boom -- but where are the jobs?
Today, an engineer from an average college can easily land an IT job. What about the biotech graduate, asks Rashmi Bansal?

May 16, 2007
CAT: Quantitative Ability isn't so tough
CAT exam expert ARKS Srinivas explains how the Quantitative Ability section of the exam is best prepared for.

May 15, 2007
CAT Exam: How to ace Quantitative Ability
ARKS Srinivas, trainer at T.I.M.E., which prepares students for competitive exams, discusses subject-wise strategies for CAT. This week -- Quantitative Ability.

May 14, 2007
Want to help CAT candidates?
HAve you aced the CAT exam recently? Share your study strategy.

'Did you go their as well?' More English bloopers
Speaking English is a lot easier than writing it, particularly when words that sound similar have different spellings.

May 07, 2007
English bloopers: 'He said me to go'
Many of the mistakes we make in written and spoken English stem from the fact that we tend to directly translate what we are saying from our mother tongue.

May 04, 2007
When confidence pays...
A Get Ahead reader shares with us the story of her mother's success.

Boss hogging your credit?
Is your boss hogging credit that rightfully belongs to you? Find out how you can put a stop to it.

May 03, 2007
'I could not able to do it'
The third part in a series of common errors and mistakes in written/ spoken English.

How to structure your business messages
Poor formatting and a lack of structure are common complaints that can dilute your business correspondence content.

May 02, 2007
Tips to make your business writing shine
While most professionals are experts in subject matter when it comes to their fields, they rely on methods learnt at school when it comes to writing business messages.

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