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    Day in the Life of a Concept Artist and Illustrator: Sarita Kolhatkar

    Posted by Apeksha Udeshi April 23, 2014 0 Comment 125 views

    Born in Dubai, Sarita Kolhatkar‘s  career in illustration stemmed from her childhood interest in art and comic books. She obtained her BFA in Animation and Illustration from the prestigious San Jose State University’s School of Art and Design in California. She started her career as an Environment Artist at ArenaNet in Seattle, USA, where she […]

    Day in the Life of a Web Designer and Illustrator: Maya Zankoul

    Posted by Reem Boudraa April 16, 2014 0 Comment 1413 views

    Maya Zankoul is a Lebanese author, visual artist, blogger and television personality mostly known for her cartoons and comics published in her books and popular comic blog, Amalgam. Maya Zankoul grew up in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. In 2005, she moved back to her home country, Lebanon, where she earned a BA degree in Graphic Design […]

    Eight MENA Professionals Tell Bayt.com What They Love About Their Jobs

    Posted by Reem Boudraa April 10, 2014 0 Comment 1979 views

    No job is perfect – even the best of relationships have their down days. We all have to do things we don’t like. I love working at Bayt.com, it’s one of the best jobs I’ve ever had. But even I have “off” days where I’m not spending all my time doing things I absolutely love. […]

    Day in the Life of an Editor and Fashion Blogger: Tala Samman

    Posted by Apeksha Udeshi April 7, 2014 0 Comment 1034 views

    The word ‘fashion’ inspires many of us and may conjure images of glamor and timeless elegance. In an ever-morphing fashionscape where the trends of today are the fads of tomorrow, being at the core of the fashion industry can be very exciting, but also demanding. This week, we get to experience the action in the […]

    20 Things I Learned in My 20s

    Posted by Reem Boudraa April 4, 2014 10 Comments 5494 views

    The monk in this picture taught me most of these valuable lessons. This post is for him. When I was 22, I sat down and wrote down a list of goals I wanted to accomplish by my 30th birthday. The goals were ambitious and I took this list very seriously. Today, I’ve accomplished about 1/3 […]

    Day in the Life of a Consultant Neurologist: Dr. Roberto Bolaño

    Posted by Apeksha Udeshi March 31, 2014 0 Comment 786 views

    Did you know that the human brain is made up of about 100 billion neurons? This makes it one of the most complex organs in the human body. Taking care of this complex organ is a huge responsibility – one that is trusted upon a Neurologist. Dr. Roberto Pineiro Bolaño is a Neurologist. He has […]

    Seven Ways It Pays to Take Time Off

    Posted by Lama Ataya March 30, 2014 0 Comment 1861 views

    Some of us may be lucky enough to have our careers in cruise mode; we are sustaining an optimal level of performance and doing so without sweating too much. We are at the peak of our game and our productivity feels like its almost on auto-pilot. Others may have been nudged from that comfort level […]

    12 Tips to Give Your Career a Spring Makeover

    Posted by Lama Ataya March 25, 2014 0 Comment 2545 views

    Do you feel the warm delight of a fresh new spring in the air? Let this season of renewal and change herald a fresh beginning for your career too! Here are some tips you can immediately adopt to invigorate, refresh and put some new impetus in your career. Tip #1: Improve your work-life balance Four […]

    Day in the Life of a Commercial Director: Tala Amhaz, ITP

    Posted by Apeksha Udeshi March 17, 2014 0 Comment 742 views

    Sales is a job that calls for professionals who are go-getters, multitaskers and expert deal closers. Have you ever wondered how these super achievers plan out their day? What their source of motivation is to keep them going, and what drives them in life? To find out, this week we are featuring a Day in […]

    Day in the Life of a Social Media Consultant and Trainer: Manal Assaad

    Posted by Apeksha Udeshi March 12, 2014 1 Comment 1055 views

    Social media is an inescapable reality of today. According to the Bayt.com ‘Internet Usage in the Middle East‘ survey, August 2011, over 40% of professionals use social networking sites at their workplace. Most of us may keep checking our Facebook feeds and posting our Twitter updates for lunch breaks, but what if your job was […]

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