Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Sidin Vadukut is a journalist, columnist and blogger. He has an engineering degree from NIT Trichy and an MBA from IIM. Read Dork: The Incredible Adventures of Robin ‘Einstein’ Varghese book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders. “In April Robin ‘Einstein’ Varghese; a stupendously naïve but academically gifted young man (he was ranked 41st in his class); graduates from one of.
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Very readable bcoz it has been written in the form of diary entries, mostly a couple of pages long.
The author recounts the typical incidents that are likely at Indian Engineering colleges and varghesee typical management consultant assignment. Nov 21, Lyazzat rated it it was amazing. Will he manage to achieve his short-term goal of being promoted to associate in under a year? I am not sure whether I should call it my fortune or mis-fortune but I have not seen this aspect of the industry in my career. I spotted at least three errors. Then as he tried to recollect wat all happened last night.
God Save the Dork
The satire is not pronounced, as in a caricature, but very credible in fiction form. A far cry from Dork 1, but retains Vadukut’s sense einsstein humour, Management references, to his time in the Gulf – avrghese book is packed with laughs. In a career spanning around a decade, he has made automotive parts, developed online trading platforms, almost set up a retailing company and had a sizeable portion of a tree fall on his head.
So what do they do, they make it into three parts and call it a trilogy. Unfortunately, the story based in starts to focus on a somewhat boring US sub-prime crisis angle.
Dork, the Adventures of Robin Einstein Varghese : Sidin Vadukut :
I was excited about Dork 2. If you fed up from boring fiction than give it a chance. Damn Blog, stop bugging. Still I can’t wait to start work again. Robin hopes that his academic skills will land him into one of the top notch companies after his graduation and he will get an assignment abroad with a lucrative salary.
It is a warm, light read and those privy to the corporate culture will certainly find it amusing. A breeze if you sit down and read it at one go, a real lifesaver at the end of a long work day.
However, there were multiple references to incidents from the previous book, to the point of irritating the reader. Varghese finds that he fits into the robjn remarkably well.
Jul 08, Saumya Gopi rated it did not like it. When its sequel God Save the Dork came out, I could not believe it.
Most of the characters except Robin are poorly developed and have very little to show in terms of growth or transition. And now that it has varghfse well, there are a lot of expectations as well. Set up in the backdrop of management consulting, it traces the first year at work for Robin who has passed MBA from a premiere institute robim India in Excerpts from an e-interview with Sidin Vadukut: Use some other media of communication.
Name one person who hasn’t read his epic Travails blogpost and laughed out loud. Good read, but somewhere after the reaching the middle, the book does tend to become a bit overbearing.
There are good number of ‘haha’ moments as the story progresses. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
I am surprised how someone as insane as him made it to IIM in the first place. Too bad the site doesnot allow me to give half star. He initially worked with AT Kearney before writing his vaarghese book. Better than Chethan bhagat books Except five point someone.
Not that it’s einsten badly spent. There is really no one-to-one correspondence between the people in the book and those I’ve met in real life. Hopped into the restroom, stood before the mirror and spit on my mirror image.
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Dork: The Adventures of Robin Einstein Varghese
I read, write, think in and talk good Malayalam. It makes for some light reading and one should be able to finish it in a few hours before it gets too boring. SUch a highly entertaining book. It’s like talking to my own self. Dork is a book about a fresh B-School graduate varyhese finds work in a shady consultancy firm and tries to make the most of his life.
And sometimes too illogical. In the end, you would fobin to finish it as quickly as possible as it is no longer entertaining. When I love a book eijstein an author, I read some sentences twice. Learn how your comment data is processed. I can’t believe that a reputed publisher like Penguin has actually published dokr book!
Sowmik Sengupta 12 Jun, Even after knowing that he is going to get fired in a day or two robin kept his kool and said that he will surely work for them and said that dufrense is a company on which they can blindly bank on.