Format: June, 2017

Neeti Sharma

11 May, 2016

I have a degree, why should I bother about soft skills

If you want a successful career, you must brush up your soft skills The dictionary definition of 'soft skills' is "desirable qualities for certain form of employment that do not depend on acquired knowledge." They include common sense, ability to deal with people and a positive flexible attitude. I would say soft...

3 min's, 32 sec's

Rituparna Chakraborty

6 May, 2016

Wage a war against informality

Column: India faces a ‘formal job emergency’. 100% of net jobs since 1991 have been informal Raising wages by rigging minimum wages is like treating obesity by mandating small sizes India faces a formal job emergency; 100% of net jobs since 1991 have been informal. Informal jobs usually don’t pay the skill wage...

4 min's, 19 sec's

Manish Sabharwal and Sumit Kumar

25 Apr, 2016

Making skills self-healing

One solution to India's challenges of education, employment, employability lies in state govts adopting apprenticeships on a large scale One solution to India's challenges of education, employment, employability lies in state govts adopting apprenticeships on a large scaleIn 1935, a committee chaired by Tej Bahadur...

4 min's, 36 sec's

Neeti Sharma

25 Apr, 2016

How to draft a perfect CV

An employer spends less than a quarter of a minute on your CV. Does it have all it takes to make a fine impression? Your Curriculum Vitae should be a comprehensive document detailing yourself, your capabilities and your aspirations. An interviewer would make his/her first impression about you basis your CV. A CV is a...

3 min's, 40 sec's

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