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Neeti Sharma

Top science careers to pursue after class 12

Find your aptitude. Think beyond engineering and medicine

The class 12 results have just been announced in most states of the country. This is the time when most students are wondering what to do. Should you go ahead with graduation in science, commerce, arts or should you try something different? Something new?

Manish Sabharwal

3E policy: From more cooks in the kitchen to a different recipe

The contours of an appointment with India’s destiny built on three Es—education, employment and employability—is emerging

Neeti Sharma

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.

Women in the Red

An article in Financial Chronicle talks about 'despite the tall claims corporate India has been making in terms of ensuring gender diversity at the workplace and being gender neutral in terms of opportunities, the depressingly simple fact is that women are paid less than men'; along with inputs from Sonal Arora.

Despite tall claims, India Inc pays women less than men

Social Media Affecting Workplace Productivity

An article in  Economic Times talks about how social media is impacting workplace productivity; as per TeamLease World of Work Report.

Need to rethink education's regulatory cholesterol

Education reform: Why role of regulator, service provider and policy maker must be separated

Vocational courses: Maharashtra sees 7.5% rise in demand in 2016, says report

An article in Indian Express, talks about signaling value report by TeamLease; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

The report further says that skills education accounts for 4 percent of the overall education industry market size in terms of revenue.

Govt in move to ease labour pains

An article in Financial Express talks about how the government is considering pruning the codes to rationalise the country’s labour laws for ensuring the ease of doing business and welfare for workers; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

Reveal, recognise, resolve

Gap between global banks and Indian banks on bad loan recovery is set to narrow

When the law needs to catch up with reality

An article in Business Standard, talks about on growing contract workforce in India and the need to revamp the laws governing them; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.