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We’ve done away with Bell Curve system for appraisals, says Priyanka Anand, VP & Head HR, Ericsson

A ‘bell curve’ typically segregates employees as non-performers, average and top performers—with majority treated as average—and hikes, if any, are usually based on the rating given. Ericsson, the telecom MNC, is one

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Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 and Max M2: Two-day battery life on the cheap

This Taiwanese company has been on a roll in India.

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Tata Harrier story: It’s not a Land Rover by design

There is a lot more to a car than platform and engine, and in the Harrier that everything else is a Tata, and it sets the bar for every Tata vehicle that will follow

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There’s surge of people analytics in HR: Vivek Misra, director, Mynd Solutions

Misra shares why outsourcing certain HR functions can lead to companies driving better efficiencies.

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Path-breaking cars of 2018: Cars that will shape the future of driving in 2019

Cars that introduced pioneering driving technologies and driver assistance features, and will shape the future of driving in 2019.

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The best cars – and one motorcycle – we drove in 2018

It was a year we bid goodbye to iconic cars—Tata Indica and Indigo eCS—and welcomed new ones, including new Maruti Suzuki Swift, new Honda Amaze, Toyota Yaris, new Hyundai Santro and Volvo XC40.

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The two big SUVs of 2019

Sport utility vehicles (SUVs) are the flavour of the season.

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Jawa and art of motorcycling: These bikes are pure joy and design princely

From standstill to three-figure speeds, from first gear to sixth, and from any speed to any speed, the engine never feels lacking in power.

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Nissan Kicks Review: Hyundai Creta rival to launch in January, should you buy it?

As an SUV, Nissan Kicks, which will be launched in January, is as good as it can get—it has many elements from the company’s legendary SUV heritage. But to expect it to take away considerable market share from the Creta a

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Knowledge is the new currency, says Ratnesh Jha, MD, South Asia, Cambridge University Press

India is likely to have the world’s largest workforce by the middle of next decade.

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Eco-Marathon: This car averages around 250 kmpl – check details here

Students run their energy- and power-efficient cars at the Shell Eco-marathon, part of Make the Future

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GVT’s box-shaped OX truck: Thinking outside the box

Through clever design, the two-wheel-drive OX is claimed to have most attributes of a four-wheel-drive vehicle, but without the compromises.

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Tata Harrier review: A design that’s from the future

Land Rover’s architecture, Fiat’s engine, and Tata Motors’ design—a design that’s from the future. That’s the Harrier in brief.

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A charged-up Dutchman! Wiebe Wakker reaches Brisbane with his electric car after 991 days

Wakker’s project is called ‘Plug Me In’, and he says his aim is to inspire, educate and accelerate the transition towards a zero-carbon future.

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The future is multi-fuel, multiple powertrains: RS Kalsi, Senior Executive Director, Marketing & Sales, Maruti Suzuki India

Driving the new Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, one number is sure to attract your attention—the average fuel-efficiency figure displayed on the speedometer screen.

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Asus Zenfone Lite (L1) & Zenfone Max (M1) review: Two of the kind and affordable – From price to specs, check details

Both are compact, 5.45-inch smartphones, and Asus says the aim was to “put the power-packed fun back into mobile lifestyles of the affordable smartphone consumers.”

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Mahindra Alturas G4 car review: Cabin space, price make this SUV stand apart

Ride and handling is average. It’s a tall vehicle so there is the expected body-roll. But what makes the Alturas G4 stand apart is the overall package you get for the price—and a cabin so opulent that you place it inside

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Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Review: How INNOVAtive is the new Ertiga?

It’s very fuel-efficient, and bigger and taller than the previous generation. It has more cabin space, but third row legroom is limited. Depending upon what you expect from an MPV, it can even be a better buy than Toyota In

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New Ford Aspire review: Less drama, more driving pleasure

It doesn’t have the design to liven up your garage or the driveway, but it does what a car should do best: provide good cabin space, is fun-to-drive, has low claimed ownership costs, and is fuel-efficient.

New Ford Aspire review: Less drama, more driving pleasure

‘Support small companies to create jobs’: Ajay Kela, President & CEO, Wadhwani Foundation

Supporting companies with 25-300 employees, which have a proven business model, and helping them scale up is a real job-creating opportunity. India has over 1.2 million such companies.

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The story of a Dutchman who traveled from Amsterdam to central Australia in an electric car in two years

It took Wakker 827 days to reach Darwin (in June 2018)—the capital city of the Northern Territory of Australia—after a road trip through Europe, the Middle East, India and Southeast Asia.

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Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1: Is it a better buy than its rivals – check price and specifications here

In the Indian mid-range budget smartphone segment, two devices—Asus Max Pro M1 and Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro —tower above the rest. Of these, which offers a better price-value equation?

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Hyundai Santro Review: More fluidic, more modern – all you should know about this new car

The Santro was not just a tallboy design; it had a tall stature. Is the new Santro as path-breaking a product ?

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Interview: Older universities tend to take students for granted, says OP Jindal Global University Vice-Chancellor C Raj Kumar

The most important thing young universities do, or should do, is they keep their students central to the university ethos.

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Pearson MyPedia: We need to build 21st century skills, says Ujjwal Singh

MyPedia follows the 5i model of learning process.

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Eco-marathon: Student teams from Indian colleges developing technology for electric vehicles

These innovations are not even close to being market-ready solutions, but have the potential to be developed further

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Santro design will influence other, global Hyundai cars: Sy Lee, President & Head of Hyundai Styling

SY Lee, the president & head of Hyundai Styling, has worked on brands such as Chevrolet Camaro and Corvette, and Bentley Bentayga and Mulsanne, which have no similarity with the Santro—the first Hyundai car he has designed.

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