Career confusion

By Jayanthi18 Jayanthi18 Points: 100 | Level: Starter | Status: [Member]
Posted on: 2/21/2013 1:04:41 AM | Views: 3320 | Points: 30
I am Jayanthi. I have completed my B.E EEE in 2010, not selected in campus interview. Did Diploma in Java Curse after that worked in a small web designing company for six months without salary. That company lost all the clients then i searched job and worked as a trainer in private concern. Due to some personal reasons i left the job and got job in Malaysia as a project Executive.Last December my dependent visa cancelled that company not able to provide the Employment pass. Now i am in Bangalore looking for a job. Due to jumping i don't have any idea which area i can choose. I went for some Tech Support & BPO interview but they rejecting saying that over qualified.Please help me in this.
I have average knowledge in ASP.Net, SQL, HTML,CSS, JQuery and also i have good knowledge in Project Scheduling, Time-sheet Management. Now i have to give financial support to my family.

Thanks in Advance.

Sainath's Advice on Friday, February 22, 2013 :

The main problem in your profile is that though you have some degree of experience and skill and have spent reasonable amount of time in different jobs, no clear direction emerges in your profile. It appears that perhaps you have never paid attention towards chalking out a clear career path for yourself. The same thing will happen when a potential employer looks at your overall profile.
My suggestion is that, first and foremost, you  need to sit back for a day and decide for yourself which area of IT do you wish to work in - .Net,Java, or some other technology.  The problem is, when we start looking at a job only as a source of income (of course, the situation may dictate that we need to think in this fashion) then thinking and strategizing on a career path becomes a secondary thought. But as you can see, this does not work in the long term. Hence I would request you that you first decide which area would you like to work in ? Only after this question has been thought about deeply can we move any further.

Sainath Sherigar,

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Comments or Responses

Posted by: Kanje_Ravi on: 3/12/2013 | Level:Starter | Status: [Member] | Points: 25

I can understand the difficult situations which few freshers has to suffer to get succeed in their career life .
I agree that you have family dependency that y you cant stick to one technology or one company .here is my words to you don't think of others just concentrate on improving your skills, don't jump technologies stick to one technology,whether it may be JAVA or .NET .your continuous effort will leads to succeed .

I read your comment that you landed in Bangalore,its a good place and give opportunities for freshers to work in small IT companies to gain experience..I wish you all the best in your personal and professional life..

IF you feel comfortable to share your resume ,please send me a copy of your latest CV on .NET .let me forward it to my buddies..

Posted by: Prabhukiran345 on: 4/23/2013 | Level:Starter | Status: [Member] | Points: 25
I am also a fresher suffered the situation that you are in..But i just concentrated on one technology and got succeeded in it. Dont be disappointed but just keep a goal and try to get it.."failures are stepping stones to success". Try hard and wil get bright future. Technology is not matter but get 100 % grip on what you start.

Thanks & Regards,

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