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  • Gautam Gambhir steps down as IPL franchise Delhi Daredevils captain, says couldn't handle pressure.
  • Centre issues 2nd notice to Cambridge Analytica, Facebook seeking more details on data breach
  • Jodhpur court awards life imprisonment to self-styled godman Asaram for raping a minor.
18 Apr 2018

Certificate course on GST

18 Apr 2018 | 12:43 AM

Institute of Business Law (IBL) is offering an 8-day certificate course on GST – “Unfolding GST – Advance Practical Course”from May 5.

The art of dressing well

18 Apr 2018 | 12:43 AM

Power dressing is an art that every corporate worker needs to ace nowadays. It is this skill that author Nandita Pandey sets out to train her readers in with Dressology the Science of Power Dressing.

Tailor the perfect cover letter

18 Apr 2018 | 12:43 AM

When employers sift through hundreds of applications from people with good CVs, nailing your cover letter could make all the difference between that high-flying job and the doldrums of unemployment.

Sensible gauging

18 Apr 2018 | 12:43 AM

April is the month of action as most of the companies are busy doing performance reviews to assess how the team has stacked up against their deliverables. This month stirs up anxiety, and it is common to see disillusioned and disengaged employees after performance review sessions.

Food production admissions

18 Apr 2018 | 12:43 AM

Cuisiano invites applications for admission to its three-months certificate course in food production.

Communication goes online

18 Apr 2018 | 12:43 AM

Media can no longer be defined by its three traditional domains — radio, television and newspaper. With the emergence of digital segments, media’s dimensions have dramatically changed.

Skills to chisel your career

18 Apr 2018 | 12:43 AM

The job landscape in India has been evolving. According to a Nasscom-Ernst & Young report, the adoption of latest technologies is disrupting industries. By 2022, around 37 per cent of the workforce in India would be in jobs that would require radically changed skill sets.

Fashioning a dream vocation

18 Apr 2018 | 12:43 AM

Fashion designing is among the most sought after career choices for those with a creative bent of mind. Those with a passion for designing have a wide variety of courses to choose from nowadays, both at the undergraduate as well as PG levels.

How can I become an epidemiologist?

18 Apr 2018 | 12:43 AM

Q.Can you please tell me something about the field of epidemiology? How does one become an epidemiologist? I’m a student of BSc (microbiology).

Sir Ratan Tata Post-doctoral Fellowship

18 Apr 2018 | 12:43 AM

Young researchers engaged in the areas of social science, i.e., sustainable growth and inclusion, climate change and environment sustainability, social and human security and governance and democracy can apply for this post-doctoral fellowship of eight-month duration.

11 Apr 2018

Jobs that aren’t good for love life

11 Apr 2018 | 12:09 AM

People who follow certain career paths are more likely to face marriage problems than others, research suggests.

Be the boss with a heart

11 Apr 2018 | 12:09 AM

The problem with most unsuccessful bosses is that they keep emphasising on rules without considering the hard work put in by an employee.

Ace meetings at work

11 Apr 2018 | 12:09 AM

The advantages of having a meeting at work can never be overstated. These help employees share common goals, each other on projects and offer solutions.

Make employee retention a reality

11 Apr 2018 | 12:09 AM

Most managers aim at employee retention. They realise the value of workforce and supplement it by being mindful of employees’ interests.

PhD admission

11 Apr 2018 | 12:09 AM

Birla Institute of Technology (BITS), Mesra Ranchi, invites applications from eligible candidates for admission to its PhD course under full-time/ part-time categories for the monsoon session 2018.

Raise your bar of performance

11 Apr 2018 | 12:09 AM

Board exams might be over, but that’s just the beginning of the journey and not the destination. Serious students have not let their guard down.

Create room for design

11 Apr 2018 | 12:09 AM

Decorating homes and apartments have always been interior designers’ mainstay.

Scotland Welcomes India Big Data Scholarship

11 Apr 2018 | 12:09 AM

The Faculty of Science at the University of Strathclyde is offering a Scotland Welcomes India Big Data Scholarship which is open to all postgraduate taught applicants from India who have applied to the MSc. Advanced Computer Science with Big Data.

NIRF ranking for institutes from region

11 Apr 2018 | 12:09 AM

Institutes from the region figured in the NIRF Rankings 2018 relesed by Union Minister of HRD, Government of India Prakash Javedekar earlier this week.

Mastering English skills

11 Apr 2018 | 12:09 AM

Like it or not, English is the most widely spoken language in the world, besides being the lingua franca or global link language of education, technology and trade in most parts of the world.

A game played well

11 Apr 2018 | 12:09 AM

Barely hours after the Commonwealth Games opened with a flourish in the Gold Coast of Australia, India already grabbed the headlines with shining Gold and silver medals and the country’s winning spree continues till now.

Path to govern well

11 Apr 2018 | 12:09 AM

Improvement in the conversation around polity in India and the developing world can’t happen without the education of its leadership.

04 Apr 2018

Rules of a new job

04 Apr 2018 | 12:32 AM

Your first day in a new job is a bit like your first day of school. Everything feels foreign: You''re desperately seeking caffeine, but have no idea where the kitchen is; you’ve forgotten everyone’s names by 10am; and you probably won’t go to the toilet until lunchtime because you’re worried about getting lost.

Give yourself right direction

04 Apr 2018 | 12:32 AM

We interpret and react to events according to our emotional and psychological being. Our thinking is usually the product of our experiences of life.

Body language bloopers to avoid

04 Apr 2018 | 12:32 AM

Is there more to etching out a powerful image at work than just communication skills? Yes, there is.

General Duty Assistant programme

04 Apr 2018 | 12:32 AM

The Council of Education and Development Programmes (CEDP Skill Institute), one of the premier institute imparting skills-based training and education, has recently announced admission to ‘General Duty Assistant’ (GDA) Training programme for students willing to pursue a career in the healthcare sector at its campuses in Mumbai and Navi Mumbai along with the corporate office located at Thane West, Maharashtra.

Master of words

04 Apr 2018 | 12:32 AM

Careers with a dash of glamour and a continuum of novelty fascinate the millennials the most.

UCC Ireland Meritorious Scholarship

04 Apr 2018 | 12:32 AM

More than 20 scholarship seats are available for Indian millennials to study at University College Cork, Ireland, which is offering lucrative fee waiver for pursuing under-graduation and post-graduation programmes in various disciplines of science, engineering, food science, business, law, medicine, health, arts, Celtic Studies and social sciences.

Innovation challenge

04 Apr 2018 | 12:32 AM

The 2018 edition of the India Innovation Growth Programme 2.0 aimed at developing entrepreneurship in India was launched recently at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in the presence of Shri Ram Nath Kovind, President of India.

What are the best options to pursue secondary education in Singapore?

04 Apr 2018 | 12:32 AM

Q. We live in a small town in Punjab. We would like to provide some international exposure to our son who is currently studying in a local school. He’s very bright and curious. We have heard of the SIA scholarship which is applicable to Class X students. Is there any other option for younger kids, perhaps for a longer duration? My husband travels to Singapore on work from time to time so something in that country would be preferable. — Suman Malhan

A global call for ingenious inventors

04 Apr 2018 | 12:32 AM

DEADLINE: JULY 20:The James Dyson Award for innovators is open for entries, giving students and recent graduates of engineering and design a unique opportunity to show their problem-solving inventions on a global stage.

28 Mar 2018

Quest for global recognition

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) on Monday announced that the TiE Grad finalist WCB of BITS Pilani-Hyderabad has won the spot to compete in Rice Business Plan Competition (RBPC) in the United States.

Need for brighter offices

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

Over a fifth of UK millennials have turned their back on a job because of the poor design of an office, according to workspace provider Mindspace.

Turning employees into brand ambassadors

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

The age-old adage that brands are built on word-of-mouth holds relevance today like never before.

For orders that deliver results

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

CLARITY OF THOUGHT:Raman was recently promoted as an officer.

Don’t make accent a communication hurdle

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

LEARN THE DIALECT:At times, lack of clarity in communication could be because of accents at play.

WAT impression

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

READ:Most IIMs these days are asking aspirants to write an essay.

Gain mileage in the last lap

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

Lakhs of aspirants across the country are vying for a seat in the MBBS and BDS courses, offered by India’s top medical colleges.

MBA programme

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

Shiv Nadar University (SNU), Noida, invites applications for admission to Masters in Business Administration (MBA) programme at School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SME) for the academic year 2018.

Trading tricks of online promotions

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

THE WRITER IS CO-FOUNDER:Digital marketing has become an indispensable promotional tool for businesses aiming to have a strong online presence.

Intelligence and Data Engineering Analytics course

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

Pearson recently launched a programme on Intelligence and Data Engineering Analytics (IDEA) in alliance with FICE and edX.org in India.

Orange Tulip Scholarship India

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

Graduate students planning to study overseas, especially in Netherlands, from Maastricht University can apply for this scholarship for any post-graduate programme offered by the university.

Good governance programme

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

Ashoka University in partnership with The Haryana Government recently announced call for applications for Third Batch of Haryana’s Chief Minister’s Good Governance Associates Programme.

Is baking a paying option?

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

Q.My sister is really interested in learning professional baking i.e. making quality breads, cookies, pastries, cakes, etc. — Avinash Mehra

Road after graduation

28 Mar 2018 | 12:58 AM

Ever wondered where studying your degree will get you? What other graduates in your subject usually do? Or, whether you could do something completely different from your subject in graduation? As graduation time draws near, more and more students are beginning to worry about the big question — after graduation, what next?

21 Mar 2018

Step up for interview

21 Mar 2018 | 12:52 AM

Landing your dream job may be easier said than done. One has to cross many hurdles to reach that final point of the getting the conformation letter.

In search of truth

21 Mar 2018 | 12:52 AM

This is Chandan Deshmukh’s second self-help book. His first literary work, Six Secrets Smart Students Don''t Tell You, was well received by students and teachers alike.

Be your own boss

21 Mar 2018 | 12:52 AM

You work longer hours than most of your friends, you never know where your next paycheck is coming from and there’s no HR team to mollycoddle you when times get tough… it’s safe to say that the life of a self-employed worker is one plagued by instabilities.

Raise the bar

21 Mar 2018 | 12:52 AM

Today’s tech-savvy executive is competing in this fast paced world by utilising tech skills to add swiftness in his business operations.

Diploma in management

21 Mar 2018 | 12:52 AM

XLRI announces admission to Post-Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) for working executives & business owners (three-year part-time weekend programme) for 2018-21.

Jobs @ healthcare expansion

21 Mar 2018 | 12:52 AM

Healthcare has become one of India’s fastest growing sectors, both in terms of revenue and employment. It is a vast and diverse domain, comprising hospitals, health insurance, pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, medical outsourcing, telemedicine, medical tourism, and medical and surgical equipment, etc.

Tips for the eleventh hour

21 Mar 2018 | 12:52 AM

As the examination date of JEE Main 2018 draws closer, it is time that students geared up for the D-day. Revise as much and attempt as many mock tests as possible.

Invest in a (b)right profession

21 Mar 2018 | 12:52 AM

Some of the most demanding and lucrative jobs in India are from the financial sector. Among these, investment management is a favourite of young professionals.

Women in Leadership scholarship

21 Mar 2018 | 12:52 AM

Newcastle University is inviting applications for Women in Leadership scholarship which is an initiative to support innovative business women to become influential leaders.

PhD in science education

21 Mar 2018 | 12:52 AM

I am a science student pursuing my master’s in physics at Panjab University, Chandigarh. I’ve realised that I have a flair for teaching and communication but am not particularly interested in pursuing a career in research.

Banking on a global turf

21 Mar 2018 | 12:52 AM

The world is groping for the most appropriate international banking system. International banking is about banking services provided to residents in foreign countries from offices located in the home country.

Step into a perfect landscape

21 Mar 2018 | 12:52 AM

Ever seen a strange rock formation and wondered how it got that way? Or watched a documentary about an overcrowded slum and wanted to understand why people were living in such poor conditions? If you choose to study geography at university, you’ll have a chance to explore these types of questions, and much more. Indeed, geography degrees are some of the most varied; it’s more apt to consider this as a broad academic field, rather than a single subject.

07 Mar 2018

PhD course

07 Mar 2018 | 12:34 AM

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi Invites applications for its Full time and Part-time PhD programme (Economics& Management) from both domestic and overseas candidates for the year 2018.PhD programmes are available in Economics & Trade Policy, Finance, General Management & Strategy, IT Innovation & Technology Management, Marketing & Operations and Supply Chain Management.

Restart your career with internships

07 Mar 2018 | 12:34 AM

Kamakshi Pareek has a familiar story.

Boost for the talented

07 Mar 2018 | 12:34 AM

We say women today are empowered.

AI future to give a lead to women?

07 Mar 2018 | 12:34 AM

On this women''s day, women get both a position and a promotion. Courtesy, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML).

The way world sees it

07 Mar 2018 | 12:34 AM

It would take 100 years to close the equality gap between men and women at its current rate, an economic monitoring group has suggested.

Working woman’s survival guide

07 Mar 2018 | 12:34 AM

A working woman’s life is fraught will challenges of all sorts, be it the home front or the cubicle life. Survival as well success while managing this tight rope walk is no mean task.

Together, moms at work

07 Mar 2018 | 12:34 AM

Given the flexibility it promises, work from home sounds like an appealing idea to new moms.

Working on networking

07 Mar 2018 | 12:34 AM

Networking is an important factor in career growth in the cut-throat competitive job scenario.

She too for #MeToo

07 Mar 2018 | 12:34 AM

This year, International Women''s Day reinforces the tidal wave for women''s rights, equality and justice stemming from the #MeToo movement of 2017.

Women of worth

07 Mar 2018 | 12:34 AM

From the dusty roads of a sleepy Aaspura village in Rajasthan to the swish red carpet in Frankfurt, Germany, that is the distance travelled by petite Bimla Devi.

28 Feb 2018

A dependable tool

28 Feb 2018 | 12:33 AM

The ability of any company to operate effectively depends on the smooth, prompt flow of specific information to all the people who need it.

The tell-tale signs you’re a closet office geek

28 Feb 2018 | 12:33 AM

Loving spreadsheets, owning highlighters in three colours and getting enjoyment from labelling things are among the signs you’'re an "office geek", according to a study.

Three cheers for diversity

28 Feb 2018 | 12:33 AM

Employee diversity makes companies more innovative, profitable Companies that hire a more diverse set of employees have a richer pipeline of innovative products and a stronger financial position, a study has found.