A career wasteland in the pandemic's wake
- As the pandemic ebbs, more Indians are finding work. But many made damaging career compromises
- In rural India, where career options are sparse, people are falling back upon the government’s rural employment scheme. In urban India, several have sought refuge in gig work
NEW DELHI : Bad news arrived with an email notification in Sahil Madan’s inbox. A cabin crew with a work experience of 13.5 years, over half of which he had spent in Etihad Airways, Madan took pride in being a “people’s person", making thousands of flyers feel comfortable and cared for.