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20 Feb 2019

Off-beat is not off the radar

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

What is common between Podiatry, Speech Therapy, Radio Jockeying, Cartography, and Occupational Therapy? Well, one common thing is that all these fall in the category of uncommon career options.

Foreign degree on a budget!

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

Options for overseas education have increased majorly over the last decade and the prime reason can be attributed to scholarships.

What are the job prospects in urban planning?

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

Q.I am doing my master’s in geography. I’ve heard that, postgrads in geography can go into Urban Planning. What are the career prospects in this domain?

Fellowships for Biomedical Scientists

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

FEBRUARY 28:The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and the Department of Health Research (DHR) announces this fellowship programme for young Indian biomedical scientists who wish to pursue research projects.

Sample this!

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

Medical science has always been an exciting career choice.

Looking for an education loan?

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

While education within India is expensive enough, going abroad means much more expenditure. High fee and cost of board and lodging are major challenges for many bright students.

Boards assistance for students

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

Career Launcher, the test-prep division of CL Educate Ltd, has announced the launch of a free-of-cost Boards assistance programme for students of classes X & XII.

MSc Wildlife sciences

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun, is seeking applications for its MSc in Wildlife Sciences course.

Think twice before quitting job

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

The Common Admission Test (popularly known as the CAT) is a MBA entrance test for admissions into the IIMs and several other prestigious B-schools in our country.

Light the creative spark in your team

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

Creative products are the result of team work. Team leaders and managers need to master the art as well science to unlock creativity in their team. Artists often cannot predict the outcome as clear as the manager can predict for their teams.

Connect carefully

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

One can say that with the free flow of information, it has become easy for professionals to reach out to each other.

Take on workplace stress before it gets to you

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

Growing anxiety at workplace is the reality of the modern day jobs. Lack of fostering and an encouraging environment is taking a toll on the mental well-being of employees which is also manifesting in physical ill-health.

133 mn new jobs likely by 2022

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

The Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has estimated creation of over 133 million new jobs by 2022 in the shake-up between humans and machines.

Unleash 2.0 to create inclusiveness within organisations

20 Feb 2019 | 8:18 AM

Corporate offices face challenges arising from managing a multi-generational, multi-cultural, and multi-gender workforce in which societal stereotyping and biases are common.

13 Feb 2019

Feel the pulse of market

13 Feb 2019 | 8:00 AM

As the election fervour hots up, opinion polls and pollsters are in over-drive. Almost every day we hear about surveys that ‘reveal’ new poll trends. Data to identify and segment voter categories, data on voter responses to poll-promises, feed-back on election issues, voter profiles, voting patterns, and so much more is being collected, dissected and analysed, for the benefit of the general public as well as the political parties

Check out pre-sea training programme

13 Feb 2019 | 8:00 AM

Q. I completed my BTech (Mechanical) last year, but have not managed to find a job till now. Is there any short-term course that can get me a decent job in my field and preferably one that involves travel?

Nurture skills for banking job

13 Feb 2019 | 8:00 AM

The banking industry has been consistently evolving. With the changing business and regulatory environment, innovation has become the key focus area for most organisations.

Chevening Gurukul Fellowship

13 Feb 2019 | 8:00 AM

The Department of Politics and International Relations (DPIR), University of Oxford, UK, is accepting applications from young high-flyers and mid-career professionals for the 12-week residential programme that provides opportunity to study and find solutions for politics and international relations.

Keep your options clear

13 Feb 2019 | 8:00 AM

Choosing the right optional subject in Civil Services examination is a major challenge for aspirants. The liberal decision of the UPSC of taking one optional subject out of two papers from 2013, has reduced a lot of stress for the aspirants.

Land a summer job smoothly

13 Feb 2019 | 8:00 AM

Starting early has achieved a whole new dimension in today’s work world. What starts with delegating tasks at school, swiftly translates into seeking an entry into the real work world during and after school.

Greenpeace challenge

13 Feb 2019 | 8:00 AM

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) is calling young entrepreneurs to enter a global challenge to develop an innovative solution to help clean up the estimated 18 billion pounds of increasing plastic waste that enters our oceans each year.

Choices in healthcare industry

13 Feb 2019 | 8:00 AM

The biggest gain for the healthcare sector from 2018 was the launch of the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY), which the government claims will create over 1,00,000 new jobs in India’s $ 62 billion hospital sector alone.

Bachelor’s in Mass Communication

13 Feb 2019 | 8:00 AM

NRAI School of Mass Communication announces the commencement of admissions for its Three year Bachelor degree Course in Mass Communication.

Giving wings to young talent

13 Feb 2019 | 8:00 AM

As the high winds of entrepreneurship blow across the country, there is no dearth of innovative ideas and smart solutions with business potential.

Managing waste fruitfully

13 Feb 2019 | 8:00 AM

Waste management is a major concern for individuals as well as the government as the volumes are increasing menacingly in the country.

The art of making cross - boundary teams work

13 Feb 2019 | 8:00 AM

Technology has enabled businesses to get more globally connected than ever before, allowing organisations to join forces across professions, geographies and industries.

06 Feb 2019

Breakthrough Generation Fellowship

06 Feb 2019 | 10:30 AM

Breakthrough Institute is inviting applications from to-be and young graduates, and post graduates for this 10-week fellowship on three main issues — Energy, Conservation and Food & Farming.

Singapore beckons

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

Moving to Singapore can be ideal for start-ups and start-up job seekers looking forward to growing in a multi-cultural community with access to a diverse customer base.

NSDC to train RNA workers

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

The workforce at Renault-Nissan Alliance India plant in Chennai will get the benefit of training in future technologies through the group’s recent tie-up with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC).

Give your business the mentor advantage

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

In today’s world newer players armed with technology and smaller overheads are toppling the giants.

Decorum decoded

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

An interesting Twitter ping pong last week centred around appropriate dress for breakfast in a business hotel lounge.

Stay cool, stay in control

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

A lot of us can relate to a situation where we sat on a round table and had a difference of opinion from a co-worker which slowly escalated to a heated argument.

Linux Programming at Relinns Technologies

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

Who can apply: Students/recent graduates with relevant skills

Deadline extended

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

The University of South Florida (USF) in Tampa has extended the deadline for accepting applications for its global summer internship programme in Business Analytics and Information Systems (BAIS) to February 10, 2019.

75 women complete WEDP

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

As many as 75 high-potential, women-owned businesses (WOBs) graduated from the Women Entrepreneurship Development Program (WEDP).

Master’s & diploma in Fashion Design

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

International School of Design invites application for bachelors, masters & diploma programmes in fashion design.

Strike the right balance

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

Majority of CAT aspirants are either college students or recent graduates with one-two years of work experience.

Prep up for the second chance?

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

JEE Main comes every year amid a lot of talk and furor. This year, it has been the same. It was conducted between January 8 and January 12 in two shifts.

IIT Roorkee in top league

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

IIT Roorkee has jumped by 20 places in the global ranking to be placed at the 35th position, while being placed at number three in India in the 2019 Times Higher Education Emerging Economies University Rankings.

Free coaching for women

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

To begin with, just relax as there’s a wonderful opportunity for you and other girls like you who wish to join the defence forces.

Job prospects

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

While most anthropologists work in colleges and universities and in research positions, a base of anthropology can give you the knowledge to apply an unbiased analysis of any given situation and take decisions with a human perspective.

The human touch

06 Feb 2019 | 8:10 AM

The human species was just one of many human species, according to Yuval Noah Harari, in his book which was a recent bestseller. In fact, the book has brought into popular space, a subject few people thought about seriously or spent time studying — the subject of anthropology, or human evolution.

30 Jan 2019

Ease of moving

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

The pain and stress of shifting from one location to another due to the lack of professional movers and packers was the starting point for young business enthusiasts Aulina Mithal Sood and Sahil Mithal.

What makes them tick and stick around

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

Employee engagement is all talk. Whether it is HR discussing the winning formula to employee engagement or water cooler conversations among employees whining about the lack of the same.

Demand high for senior-level slots

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

Hiring activity is likely to continue at a robust pace this year with rising demand for senior executives, mainly driven by big data, machine learning and data science, says a report.

Women, too, negotiate hard

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

Despite years of employers claiming otherwise, new research has revealed women to be equally as good as men at salary negotiations.

Claim your DUE

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

The crying baby gets the milk; the irony starts from our childhood only to intensify when you move to the corporate world.

Internships of the week

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

Media & Public Relations at Mansa

MSc in Solar Cell Technology

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

The University of Sheffield , UK, is inviting applications for its new MSc Solar Cell Technology course starting in September 2019.

GATE-way to success

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a premier examination for graduate engineers who are aiming to secure a job in the PSUs or proceed for higher studies in IITs/ NITs, etc.

Relations in professional ambit

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

Public relations in India is an evolving field and so is the job description. This overall positive scenario also presents a few unique challenges that the industry professionals need to address.

Scholarship for wards of soldiers

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

This is an education grant initiative taken by Rehabilitation and Welfare Section Directorate of Indian Army Veterans (DIAV) a sub-part of the Indian Army to financially support the children of soldiers who died in harness.

Get your articles right

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

Articles are parts of speech that are used before a noun. There are three articles: A, an, the. ‘A’ and ‘an’ are called definite articles. ‘The’ is called indefinite article.

Explore design management

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

Q I have been working as an art director in a medium-sized advertising agency. Can you please tell me something about design management?

Design: The next destination for creative minds

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

World University of Design (WUD) at Sonepat has been awarded co-funding under the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union for their project titled Design and Innovation Capacity Building in India.

A meaningful world of words

30 Jan 2019 | 8:54 AM

Lexicographers are professional linguists who research, write, compile and edit special books such as dictionaries, encyclopaedias or various other reference texts.

23 Jan 2019

Tales of grit and tenacity

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

The privilege of birth can ensure entry into the hallowed portals of entrepreneurship, but is by no means a tool to break the glass ceiling.

Double-digit salary growth likely this year

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

Employees in India are likely to see a double-digit salary growth in 2019, but inflation may play a dampener capping the hike at 5 per cent, a recent report by lobal consulting firm Korn Ferry said.

City of opportunities

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

France is in a bid to give fierce competition to countries around the world by creating some strong startup ecosystems within it.

Is your life in harmony with your work?

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

It’s the start of a new year, and by integrating your job with the goals of your life, you can make this year meaningful and holistic.

Are you losing the spark?

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

In the ‘always-on’ work world, where your A game has to be spot-on, each time, there might come a time when poo'' goes the mind’s engine. Hence a burnout.

Invest in tech: artificial intelligence and machine learning

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

There is a demand-supply mismatch of jobs in cutting-edge IT fields such as artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Fire Technology & Industrial Safety Management

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

Delhi College of fire and safety engineering announces the commencement of admissions for its one-year certificate course in fire technology and industrial safety management.

Time to enter Spell Bee

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

School students from Class V to IX can participate in India’s largest spelling competition.

A smart twist to garbage disposal

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

1, 00,000 metric tons of solid waste is generated every day in India and this makes garbage disposal an importasnt issue to deal with.

Add precision to your ambition

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

Laser medicine is an advanced programme about the use of lasers in the fields of dermatology and aesthetic medicine.

New IELTS requirements for nurses

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in the UK has announced changes to its English language proficiency requirements for overseas nurses and midwives wishing to work in the UK.

Saraswati Dalmia Scholarship

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

Student artists are invited by SOAS University of London to apply for this scholarship to celebrate art and artists.

Scope of environment courses abroad

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

Q.I would like to do my master’s abroad so can you please enlighten me about career prospects in environmental science in the US or Canada? I want to settlethere. — Sarthak Agnihotri

Job creation on a back burner

23 Jan 2019 | 8:06 AM

Job creation remained on a back burner even as 12 large states grew faster than national GDP in FY18. This was because the GSDP expansion came in from sectors which are less job-intensive, according to a Crisil report.