Which is the most over-rated profession in India?

Imagination of people of how good a job at Google or Facebook is, either in India or US. They extract every penny that they put into you and much more. “There is no free lunch.” as they say in US. Unfortunately, people think that if you get a job in these companies, your life is set. But, that is not true. They want to devote your whole life to the welfare of these companies.

An example of exploitation by these companies: Now one of the supposed perks of working in these companies is that women can freeze their eggs so that they don’t have to waste their youth in taking care of their kids. Unimportant things like having kids can wait, there is more important business to do: Make money for the poor people at these companies, who are poor that they only have gazillions of dollars. They are in real lack of money. Silicon Valley just got darker: freezing female employees’ eggs is anything but kind – Telegraph

What a wonderful life? You will be running after your kids at 75 when you should be running after your grandkids. Where is the society going?

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