Category Archives: Workplace

The art of managing tricky office relationships

You need to be doubly careful when it comes to handling workplace ties, since both the relationship with colleagues and your career is at stake. Here is how you can negotiate difficult office relationships that could otherwise prevent you from … Continue reading

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Avoid These Productivity Drags

So, we received this email recently and decided to share it with our readers. Thanks to the email sender – you know who you are 🙂 Being productive isn’t easy, regardless of how badly you’d like to be and how … Continue reading

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The Whys and Hows of Student Entrepreneurship

A couple of weeks ago, I was invited to speak with a few aspiring entrepreneurs from my alma mater in Mumbai. The event was on the lines of Startup Weekend and was organised by a bunch of bright students from … Continue reading

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How Human Resources Will Rely More on Technology Now

The HR profession has seen a dramatic shift over the past few years. From the days of personnel management, HR has now become a significant ‘Board’ function. HR professionals are today looked upon to provide strategic business partnership and play … Continue reading

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Are you cut out for a startup job?

Working for a startup is more than just a job – it is a way of life. Being an employee in a startup is not everybody’s cup of tea. Startups need employees of a particular mindset. Though it might be … Continue reading

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In The News

It’s always a nice feeling when your efforts get recognized. And it feels even better if the recognition helps spread the word about a good cause. So, it came as a pleasant surprise for us when the wonderful article carried … Continue reading

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Recruitment Trends in India – What employers and jobseekers are looking for

Like any other industry, the recruitment “industry” is cyclical. IT follows the cycles of other industries to a large extent. But the recruitment industry has a significant advantage because of the “products” it promotes – skilled manpower. For any organization, … Continue reading

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Getting your resume in shape

Whether you are beginning your very first job or reaching the top of the corporate ladder, there are certain resume tips that apply to everybody. If you are actively looking for a new job, you are probably struggling with getting … Continue reading

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I Quit! How to resign from your job

Leaving your current job and moving to a better one should be a happy occasion. To make sure it remains that way and does not hamper your career, you should keep your exit gracious and drama-free. Continue reading

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Say Good-bye to Stress Distress

Workplaces have become the main source of stress for most employees today. Some people learn to handle it better than others. For those who think they are being overwhelmed by the stress, this article gives some common-sense pointers to help them cope up with stress and lead a more relaxed, enjoyable life. Continue reading

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