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10 Oct 2018

Dynamics of control

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

Effective supervision simply means the ability to enhance the productivity of your company.

Expect a 10 pc salary hike in 2019

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

Salaries in the country are projected to increase by 10 per cent in 2019, the highest in the Asia Pacific region, according to a report.

Hiring on a festive high

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

Hiring is on a high in the e-tail space ahead of the festive season rush.

Job seekers prefer growth potential over salary

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

Entry-level job seekers (those with less than five years of experience0 are preferring jobs in sectors that have traditionally been key drivers of economic growth and offer career progression rather than for jobs with higher salaries.

Avoid a dated resume

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

It is as a young college graduate, facing the work world, when the real test of professional and personal aptitude begins.

Boost that low self-esteem

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

''Self Esteem'' is definitely not an unfamiliar word — however whether it is high or low is the crucial factor.

Human Resources at RecruitsTop

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

Skill(s) required: MS-Word, MS-Excel, and English proficiency (spoken and written)

Hotel Management course

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

Delhi Paramedical and management Institute (DPMI) announces the commencement of admissions to its one-year full-time Diploma in Front Office Operations (DFO), Food & Beverage (DFB) and House Keeping (DHK).

Innovate for society, get rewarded

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

Infosys Foundation, the philanthropic and CSR arm of Infosys, has announced the launch of Aarohan Social Innovation Awards, to catalyse social innovation in India.

Sleep detector to alert drivers

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

Momentary loss of control by drivers dozing off while driving vehicles is among the main reasons for road accidents many of which are fatal. Use of technology can be helpful in this and working with this mission, two engineering students from the region have come up with an innovative solution — a sleep detector— that can reduce road accidents.

Put your English to test

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

The admissions process for studying abroad has become very competitive in recent years.

With focus on synergy

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

In a rapidly changing business environment, the stakeholders now demand that businesses should operate ‘with a purpose’. With the change in Companies Act and firms coming under purview of corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) mandate, the demand for sustainability and CSR professionals is also growing. The firms require trained human resources to chalk out plans and carry out activities pertaining to CSR and sustainability.

Women-in-Technology

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

Adobe Research is inviting female candidates, who are in their fourth year of BE, BTech programme or in an integrated ME, MS or MTech programme to prove their excellence in the field of computing and technology.

The power of two

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

They say English is a funny language. Its spelling, for example, is never in black and white — often the pronunciation is completely different from how a word is spelt. Its grammar can seem confusing, making non-native learners blow hot and cold over learning it. Indeed, any person that takes up English as a foreign or second language sooner or later has to encounter its frustrating quirks.

Online marketplace for exchanging notes

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

Getting notes for exam preparation has always remained one of the key concerns of students. The digital space has made access to notes for different exams convenient for students. A new platform Notesgen has not only explored this idea but already has over 1.5 million users worldwide and has a notes bank 1million plus notes from 1,50,000 authors from 207 countries.

Korea Corner at JNU

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) opened India’s first-ever multi-purpose cultural and public information center ‘Korea Corner’ during Hangeul Day celebration.

Which are the right subjects for MA in IR?

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

Q. I am studying in second year of BBE. I am very keen to pursue a PG degree in International Relations (MA in International Relations). Is it necessary to have subjects like history and political science in graduation to get admission in the MA course in IR?

Success in store

10 Oct 2018 | 12:42 AM

In the fiercely competitive world of business, warehousing has emerged as a major necessity for modern organisations. It plays an important role in enhancing organisational profits by providing various services, including storing of goods, receiving goods, picking items from a particular locality, and shipping goods to a stated destination.

23 Sep 2018

Exploring greener pastures

23 Sep 2018 | 1:42 AM

As a budding Indian entrepreneur establishing a new business abroad can be an exciting as well as challenging opportunity. There are many business owners of SMEs who dream of migrating to developed (and at times not so developed) countries, but only a few of them can actually make it happen.

NBCC AND CSDCI JOIN HANDS FOR SKILL DEVELOPMENT

23 Sep 2018 | 1:40 AM

NBCC (India) Ltd, has signed an MoU with Construction Skill Development Council of India (CSDCI) to train and empower 20,000 youths in the next six months and promote skill development in the construction sector.

Ashoka Pillar Awards

23 Sep 2018 | 1:39 AM

Ashoka University’s Centre for Entrepreneurship hosted the inaugural edition of the Ashoka Pillar Award, to select and award young talent for their innovative solutions to tackle the worsening air quality in India on September 18 in Sonepat.

Internship of the Week

23 Sep 2018 | 1:35 AM

Business Development (Sales) at Jeep Tyres India Location: Chandigarh Stipend: Rs 5,000 /Month

19 Sep 2018

Self-publishing: An exciting avenue

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

A reader’s accessibility to the screen has triggered many new writing and reading trends. While the traditional publishing is here to stay, several novel options of getting the word printed are working to the advantage of budding writers. Self-published writers and industry insiders talk about the art of getting a book printed on their own, and more importantly marketing strategies to sell the book.

All students to get equal benefit from JEE 2019 by NTA

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

From 2019, JEE (Main) will be conducted in two phases, the first for admissions to BE/BTech from January 6 to 20, 2019 and the second phase for admissions to BArch/ BPlanning between April 6 and 20, 2019.

Biochemistry — the science of future

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

Q.I am interested in pursuing a career in biochemistry. What are the prospects in this field?

King’s University College at Western University Scholarship

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

DEADLINE: OCTOBER 31:Students who have cleared Class XII and are looking forward to have overseas exposure through under graduate degree programme from Canada can apply for this scholarship.

Child Rights Research Fellowship Programme

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

Child Rights and You (CRY), a leading Indian non-profit working to ensure lasting change in children’s lives, invites applications from research fellows exploring various dimensions of child rights, within the broad understanding of justice for children.

Creating better facilities

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

Amidst the changing global and domestic economic order, investments in infrastructure have become crucial in order to sustain the pace of economic growth.

Training for career counselors

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

The recent 2018 Annual IC3 Conference recognised the need for India’s 350 million students to have at least 1.4 million career counselors to maintain a globally acceptable student-to-school-counselor ratio. In line with this need, the IC3 Institute aims to train over 1,00,000 counselors.

The eleventh hour tactics to excel

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

This year’s civil services mains exam is less than two weeks away now.

PhD admission

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, invites applications for admission to the PhD programme of the institute in the spring semester of 2018-19 in all disciplines of engineering, technology, science, architecture & regional planning, humanities & social sciences, rural development, law and management.

Be a reliable resource

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

For an organisation to work effectively it is crucial that the employees have novelty in their ideas and dependability in their behaviour.

ThinkPalm Technologies among top workplaces

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

ThinkPalm Technologies has received recognition as one of ‘India’s Top 50 Great Mid-Size Workplaces’ by Great Place to Work® Institute.

Indians work hardest

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

India leads the way as the hardest working country with 69 per cent of full-time employees saying they would work five days a week even if they had the option to work fewer days for the same pay, according to a survey.

Use trust and respect to bring out the best

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

Here is a solid reason to be nice to your subordinates, turns out, showing compassion to your employees might actually lead to better productivity.

Tips for effective managers

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

“People are basically selfish,” says Los Angeles- based psychiatrist, Dr Edwin Barnes.

New VUE test centre in Delhi

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

Pearson recently announced thelaunch of a new Pearson VUE test centre which will offer Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) tests in New Delhi.

Online hiring activity up 17 pc in Aug

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

Online hiring activity registered 17 per cent rise in August led by insurance, construction and engineering sectors and the job market is expected to stay bullish in the coming months, says a Naukri.com report.

Contest for women entrepreneurs

19 Sep 2018 | 12:32 AM

AnitaB.org India, a non-profit organisation focused on the advancement of women in technology recently announced the 8th edition of the Women Entrepreneur Quest (WEQ) 2018.

15 Sep 2018

Sports Management course

15 Sep 2018 | 1:38 AM

The substantial growth in the business of sport in India over the past few years combined with an increased demand for quality sports management professionals to fill available positions has led to an accelerated interest among aspirants for sports management course being offered by the Global Institute of Sports Business (GISB), Mumbai .

12 Sep 2018

Guide to new-age marketing

12 Sep 2018 | 12:11 AM

Growth hacking is the latest trend in achieving accelerated growth in the most economical manner. Coined a few years back, this term has already helped many start-ups become successful within a short span of time.

Report with prudence

12 Sep 2018 | 12:11 AM

Sexual harassment at workplace is not uncommon, but it usually goes unreported due to an unsupportive social matrix, and in some instances, unawareness.

Training turf

12 Sep 2018 | 12:11 AM

Twenty-four-year-old Abhishek Mukherjee was offered a job by a reputed private firm during a campus recruitment drive.

AI to create new jobs

12 Sep 2018 | 12:11 AM

Contrary to popular belief, Artificial Intelligence (AI) will have a “positive impact” on workplaces as it would create new job roles besides enhancing employee engagement and decision-making.

Watch your personality type

12 Sep 2018 | 12:11 AM

Although self-awareness is a foundational requirement for career success, it is a very rare trait. According to a research mentioned in the Harvard Business Review January 2018 edition, only 10-15 per cent of the 5,000 people that were studied, exhibited self-awareness.

CAT entrance

12 Sep 2018 | 12:11 AM

Indian Institute of Management(IIM) invites application for Common Admission Test (CAT 2018) for admission in post graduate programme in IIM”s and top B-School of India.

The art of earning success

12 Sep 2018 | 12:11 AM

If a career in fine arts is your calling, then the profession of commercial gallery manager can make for a viable option. A commercial gallery manager, as the designation suggests, manages an art gallery, organises art events, and looks after the sales and marketing of the gallery by collaborating with the artists and dealers.

Turning passion into profession

12 Sep 2018 | 12:11 AM

I was not really good at arts throughout my school life. Under the mentorship of Rishabh Narang (of Immortal Tattoos), I started exploring the art of tattoo making.

IGNOU inaugurates Korean language course

12 Sep 2018 | 12:11 AM

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) recently inaugurated the Korean Language Course at Korean Cultural Centre India, New Delhi.

Women-in-Technology

12 Sep 2018 | 12:11 AM

Female under-graduate and master’s students who have opted computer science as their career plan are called by Adobe Research to bring gender diversity by recognising their potential and outstanding intellect in the stream of computer science.

Cash in on demand for sales professionals

12 Sep 2018 | 12:11 AM

Q. After doing my MBA from a B-school in Pune, I’ve been working in marketing in a consumer electronics firm. However, I have to suddenly return to my home town in Punjab due to a family emergency. Since we don’t have any family business of our own, I’m very worried about the kind of work I can do here. — Chirag Khanna

10 Sep 2018

Safe immigration

10 Sep 2018 | 9:42 PM

With the advent of globalisation and the technology taking over, everyone dreams of travelling abroad either for studies or with a job and even plans to settle down and live a luxurious life.

Wheelchair design wins James Dyson Award

10 Sep 2018 | 9:42 PM

Amit Kumar and Rituparna Guha, Masters of Design students at IIT Delhi, have been recognised by British company Dyson as ingenious talents during the second edition of the James Dyson Award.

10 get Spirit of Invention (InvEnt) scholarship

10 Sep 2018 | 9:42 PM

The Avery Dennison Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Avery Dennison Corporation incollaboration with the Institute of International Education (IIE), recently announced the top 10 winnersof its Spirit of Invention (InvEnt) Scholarship Award 2018 — an innovative programme designed torecognise and reward invention, innovation and excellence in high-achieving students, in the fields ofscience, engineering and technology at selected higher education institutions in the country.

Internship of the Week

10 Sep 2018 | 9:42 PM

Social Media Marketing at The Feature Daily

05 Sep 2018

Firms go for flexi staffing to plug resource gaps

05 Sep 2018 | 12:01 AM

The concept of ‘Flexi staffing’ is growing fast in India as 42 per cent of organisations are likely to employ temporary or contract staff in the next 3-6 months, says a survey.

Work on the move

05 Sep 2018 | 12:01 AM

E-mails read and sent during commute to the workplace should be counted towards the overall working hours of an employee.

Goal setting, a challenge for mentors

05 Sep 2018 | 12:01 AM

Teaching and mentoring are two different things. Mentoring focuses on skill and career development and a proper mentoring system at workplaces can help employees build their current skills set and polish them to become better in what they do.

Banking on student housing

05 Sep 2018 | 12:01 AM

Passion and drive to set new standards in a largely unexplored domain has made 33-year-old Shubha Lal shift from her banking and consulting field to a service sector venture.

In search of perfect leaders

05 Sep 2018 | 12:01 AM

Many people today are recognising that our leaders need to transform their ‘me-centered’ way to a ‘me-and-society-centered’ way. However, there is no educational programme available to train leaders.

PG diploma

05 Sep 2018 | 12:01 AM

Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for admission to one-year Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Law (PGDCL) and one-year Post Graduate Diploma in Labour Laws and Labour Management (PGDLL & LM) programmes by Vikarmaditya Centre for Postgraduate Legal Studies for the academic session 2018-19.

Caretakers of healthcare

05 Sep 2018 | 12:01 AM

Healthcare is a fast growing field, promising ample employment opportunities. The industry’s turnover by 2020 is estimated at $280 billion. An annual growth rate (CAGR) of 16.5 per cent has necessitated the need for a proper policy framework, adequate infrastructure and skilled human resources for the sector.

World under your feet

05 Sep 2018 | 12:01 AM

The football fever has managed to take the entire globe in its gamut over the past couple of decades. The game has earned its pool of loyal fans who have turned the sport and its players into a global phenomenon.

Opportunity for girls

05 Sep 2018 | 12:01 AM

The Fair & Lovely Career Foundation is inviting applications for its annual scholarship for girls. As many as 55 college-going female students will be granted financial assistance through this scholarship.

Education loan offer to honour teachers

05 Sep 2018 | 12:01 AM

On the occasion of Teacher’s Day, Avanse Financial Services (Avanse), a leading education finance company, has launched an exclusive education loan offer to honour teachers across India.

Road safety managers

05 Sep 2018 | 12:01 AM

Q.I have graduated with BSc (Statistics). Ever since I lost a friend in a road accident last year, I’ve wanted to do something to prevent the mindless road accident fatalities. Is there anything besides MTech in transportation engineering which requires a degree in Civil Engineering/Urban Planning? — Avtar Gill

For the love of teaching

05 Sep 2018 | 12:01 AM

“If there were no teachers, there would have been no other profession.” As they set out each day to their work places, these inspired youngsters are ready to learn as well as share their knowledge in a constructive manner:

Training ground

05 Sep 2018 | 12:01 AM

Teaching is actually the best job in the world — or at least, second best, after that of motherhood. There is no doubt that there are very few careers as fulfilling as school teaching.

03 Sep 2018

Internship of the week

03 Sep 2018 | 1:47 AM

Business Development (Sales) at Delhivery - NVD Location: Gurgaon, Chandigarh Stipend: Rs. 6,000 /Month

300 get degrees at BML Munjal varsity convocation

03 Sep 2018 | 1:47 AM

More than 300 students from BML Munjal University’s School of Management and School of Engineering and Technology were conferred with degrees on successful completion of MBA, BBA, BCom. (H) and BTech programmes at the third convocation of the university in Gurugram on Saturday.