Format: October, 2017

Rituparna Chakraborty

23 Sep, 2016

Ecommerce companies like Flipkart, Snapdeal and others shopping big time for temporary staff

An article in Economic Times talks about Ecommerce companies are driving demand for temporary staff this festival season, accounting for as much as 60 per cent of the short-term jobs being created; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty. Ecommerce companies are driving demand for temporary staff this festival...

2 min's, 23 sec's

Manish Sabharwal

22 Sep, 2016

‘Be like Vishnu, not Indra’

An article in YourStory.com talks about 10 takeaways for entrepreneurs from the Bangalore Biz LitFest 2016; along with inputs from Manish Sabharwal. The second annual Bangalore Business Literature Festival, presented by ManagementNext and hosted by NSRCEL at the IIM Bangalore campus, wrapped up with a wide range of...

11 min's, 28 sec's

Manish Sabharwal

21 Sep, 2016

JK Govt contemplates establishing skill development universities

An article in Greater Kashmir talks a meeting conducted by JK Government to discuss about various aspects of the state’s skill development mission, including skill mapping, infrastructure, capacity building, skill upgradation and courses for employability and entrepreneurship; Manish Sabharwal was invited to this...

1 min, 34 sec's

Kunal Sen

20 Sep, 2016

Choose wisely from among your job offers

An article in Hindu Business Line talks about how to choose the right job offer; along with inputs from Kunal Sen. Big firm or start-up? There’s much to be said for each; the area you want to work in will dictate your choice Here is a simple question. Say you have a job offer with a great package from a well-known...

7 min's, 19 sec's

Rituparna Chakraborty

19 Sep, 2016

From the road to the cabin

An article in Mint talks about few ways to return to the professional world after a travel sabbatical; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty. Returning to the professional world after a travel sabbatical isn’t always easy. Here’s what you can do. Gaurabh Mathure with a Pikkabox in Slovenia. Photo: Anuja Joshi...

7 min's, 36 sec's

Kunal Sen

15 Sep, 2016

Don’t get office politics? You may not succeed

If you have trouble keeping up with the games people play at work you may, actually, be playing too straight to win. In a study carried out amongst senior executives working in mid- and large-sized businesses, we unearthed some nuggets of dealing with office politics and busted some myths. The one common thread across...

4 min's, 3 sec's

Rituparna Chakraborty

14 Sep, 2016

IIT-B median salary offer rises 6.5%

An article in Hindustan Times talks about how the median salary offered by companies at IIT-B has increased by 6.5% during last academic year; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty. The median salary offered by companies at Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT-B) increased by 6.5% during last academic...

2 min's, 16 sec's

Manish Sabharwal

14 Sep, 2016

Govt ties up with private firms for real-time tracking of jobs

An article in Mint talks about how government is partnering with private entities to collect jobs data and build a platform to aggregate employment openings in real time; along with inputs from Manish Sabharwal. The centre has formed partnerships with 20 entities including job boards and staffing firms to provide...

3 min's, 2 sec's

Manish Sabharwal

12 Sep, 2016

The war on cash

The central bank tool of negative interest rates (charging somebody to take their money) being used for $13 trillion in rich country government debt seems like it belongs to a different universe from India; the government issued 10-year bonds last week at seven per cent. But, anecdotal evidence suggests that the...

4 min's, 26 sec's

Sudeep Sen

8 Sep, 2016

Have job seekers become wary of offers from startups

An article in youstory.com talks about how job seekers have become more cautious while considering offers from startups as they present substantial risk to their long-term goals; along with inputs from Sudeep Sen. According to experts, job seekers have become more cautious while considering offers from startups as...

2 min's, 23 sec's

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