According to an industry report, the employment rate of educated Indians has increased from 33% to 45% in the last five years. Professional courses such as engineering, pharmacology and computer applications have contributed most to this.
However, according to the India Skills Report 2018, there has been a decrease in the employability of MBA graduates due to a significant rise in the number of colleges offering... read more
There is a lot we know about Bill Gates – the founder of Microsoft, a successful entrepreneur, one of the wealthiest person in the world. Of course, all of these phrases didn’t make him successful in a day. The man was focussing on changing the world through technology – which suggests that he was determined to succeed. And, while at it, he ensured he adopted some habits... read more
Giving career advice is tricky because there is no ‘fit for all’ career advice. Everyone experiences different problems at work. Sometimes it could be about maintaining good relationships at work and other times about work satisfaction or work-life balance.
When it comes to working life, it never gets easy, but we learn, evaluate and... read more
Online courses promote lifelong learning amidst other advantages but are you motivated enough? Online courses have become popular. The rise of several e-learning websites is proof of the same. Teaching and learning online is probably one of the best advancements brought to you by digital technology. The best thing about doing an online course is that you can do it at your convenience – whatever time works best... read more
No matter how many Interviews you’ve given, giving a new one is a challenge. Every interview is different; sometimes we meet new people, other times it is a new profile. We worry about a career break in our CV and how to handle questions relating to that. Other times, we are not sure what kind of questions to ask. Here are some universal interview tips that will... read more
At the beginning of the year, Linkedin disclosed the soft skills employers need the most, and the one’s employees lack. They are leadership, communication and collaboration.
Most professionals focus on just improving their hard skills. But emotional skills and intelligence are as essential. According to read more
Technology giant Apple announced on January 22nd that it would support the Malala fund – lead by Nobel prize winner Malala Yousafzai. The fund focuses on advocating 12 years of free, safe and quality education for girls.
In a first, this will be the first time Malala fund will have a partner,... read more
Creating a perfect resume is vital for everyone in today’s competitive job world.
From the ones starting off their career to those well settled in their field, everyone requires a resume when looking for a job. And few people can tell you what the ingredients of a perfect resume are. While we all look for these answers, video resumes are making their way into the modern hiring landscape and transforming the... read more
Annual Status Education Report (ASER) 2017 was released on January 16, 2018. Titled ‘Beyond basics’ – the report focused on youth who fall under the 14-18 age group moving beyond the elementary school age.
‘The report has attempted to look ‘beyond basics’ and explore a broader set of domains... read more
What you choose to do in your free time can do wonders for your career as well as your personal growth. Doing something constructive on the weekend, or spending after-work hours reading a book can be relaxing and productive. On the other hand, doing nothing in your free time can make you lazy. Of course, there are days we just want to get home and sleep, but there are days we spend hours... read more