This masterclass covers

Abhilasha graduated with an MBA from Harvard Business School and holds a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Delhi.

  • Mental models for building meaningful careers.

  • Nuances of long-term career planning.

  • Reflections from Harvard Business School.


  • 1

    Shaping Meaningful Careers

    • Overview

    • Defining ‘meaningful’ careers

    • Abhilasha’s personal journey and decision making frameworks

    • Mental models for ‘meaningful’ careers

    • Taking the long-term perspective and career planning

    • The role of mentors

    • How to make the most of a ‘bad’ job

    • Switching multiple jobs

    • Strength of weak networks

    • Alternative resources to a Business School

    • HBS 2+2

    • On failure