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Why industry based internship is important

Business management is changing with the rise of knowledge economy and the effects of globalisation across the world. There are a number of reasons for the persistent challenges that students face at the time of employment. The gap between theoretical knowledge and the practice of skills is widening. The industry can play a direct or …

General Awareness

How to decide your chosen career suits your aptitude

In recent times, people have started realizing the need to find the perfect aptitude-career fitment, which increases your chances for professional success.  The question now, is how to know if a career falls in sync with one’s aptitude(s). Here are five easy ways to do that: Build your knowledge on career and skill sets The …

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How to be relevant to the job market

The ability to be a lifelong learner is an important trait that distinguishes successful professionals from mediocre. No matter how good you are at your work, there will still be things you do not know or need to become better at. With new information, skills and technological manoeuvres being added to every field at a …

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Trends that are pushing up digital education in India

Today, India is one of the world’s top destinations for education. With some of the best colleges and universities, it is renowned for its excellence and high standards. What’s even more interesting is how technology has advanced rapidly to transform the way students in India consume educational content. Additionally, the penetration of internet-based smartphones is …

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Big data and analytics is an important skill now

Companies rely a lot on digital data in today’s day and age. Data helps them get insights, present facts and figures in a more composite and understandable manner, and also make predictions on the basis of information available. It is no surprise that technology recruiters today look for skills in data visualisation, data science, and …

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How to create women friendly workplaces

Globally, women have always been the oppressed sex, often on the basis of physical strength, emotional inclination or preconceived gender roles. During the 1960s, the women’s lib movement in developed countries like the US and UK saw a definitive thrust in the direction of gender equality and the rise of feminism. Women in homes, factories …

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Future engineers must have global competencies

Advances in information technology, robotics and artificial intelligence are disrupting business models worldwide and triggering macro-economic shifts. As certain technologies mature and automation helps innovation flourish to bring cost savings, engineering talent needs to be trained and exposed to international experiences. The profession has become global in nature over the years with major companies having …

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Things to keep in mind to get hired by a startup after college

Working at a startup is like building a plane while it is in the air. It needs all of three – skill set, mind set and tool set. Startups look for candidates who are willing to work extra hours, ready to wear multiple hats, who are prepared for new challenges and uncertainties every day and …

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Why 9 out of 10 companies prefer to higher MBA in 2017

Corporate hiring plans for 2017 point to robust employment opportunities for graduates of MBA and business master’s programmes, according to a new employer survey report from the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). MBA graduates in demand Globally, 86 per cent of companies plan to hire recent MBA graduates this year, up from 79 per cent …

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Advanced degrees can push forward your career

The correlation between a good education and career advancement is no secret. And now there’s more evidence backing the advantages of an advanced degree. According to the recently released Monster Salary Index, higher education, especially a master’s degree, provides a significant wage advantage in India. “On average, employees holding a bachelor’s degree earn Rs 173.7 …