This month, i complete 10 years of working after my MBA. And, well, its been an interesting journey. If its worth it to anyone, i thought id put down what i learned.
1. Your "well-meaning" Colleagues will give you advice. DONT TAKE IT.
When i graduated from IIM in 2002, i had job offers from HLL and Phillips - both were the "dream jobs" that a Marketing graduate hopes for.