Narayanan Ramaswamy and Gaurav Kumar | July 20, 2015 12:09 AM
Skill India has the right ingredients: ownership at the highest level, a ministry formed to take this up on an exclusive basis, and a demand pull from the industry. As always, execution would be the real game-changer
PP Thimmaya | July 20, 2015 11:06 AM
The National Skill Development Mission has given Indian IT industry the right platform to assist in—and reap benefits of—upgrading the technical prowess of the country’s talent pool
Soma Pandey | July 20, 2015 12:08 AM
Only if the government, without delay, reforms the existing labour laws and does away with archaic regulations
Uma Ganesh | July 20, 2015 12:07 AM
Immediately after attaining independence, India chose to focus on providing Higher Education opportunities within the country and as a result managed…
PTI | July 19, 2015 4:55 PM
With start-ups being the buzzword today, industry is witnessing employee movement, especially in mid- to senior-level segment, from established organisations to new age ventures, say experts.
FE Bureau | July 19, 2015 1:01 AM
Top 10: Fiction and Non-fiction
Go Set a Watchman
Sunny Sen | July 19, 2015 12:09 AM
Through 30 stories of India’s women leaders, this book outlines the difficult but interesting journey of a woman’s life as she moves to the top of the ladder
Banikinkar Pattanayak | July 19, 2015 12:08 AM
A restrained memoir of a pharma industry doyen that’s both intimate and detached, with an informal history of the sector as well
ANI | July 18, 2015 12:54 PM
Around 400 children, from across the country, aged between 9 and 11 years, came to take the entrance test for 25 seats in the vedic vidyalayas of Allahabad.
Surabhi | July 18, 2015 9:36 AM
The National Career Service portal, which is part of the labour ministry’s efforts to revamp employment exchanges, will be launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi
ANI | July 18, 2015 4:20 AM
ISON BPO operating in call center outsourcing space, has over 7,000 employees across 12 countries, including 10 in Sub-Saharan Africa with 4500 employees, where it is the largest BPO Company.
PTI | July 17, 2015 9:58 PM
The Petitions Committee of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly has recommended that cleaning surroundings and toilets should…
ANI | July 17, 2015 1:44 PM
A new study has claimed that rudeness at workplace is not only unpleasant, it is also ‘contagious’.
FE Bureau | July 16, 2015 12:40 AM
Aimed at bringing job seekers and employers on one platform, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the national career service portal on the inaugural day of the Indian Labour Conference on July 20.
FE Bureau | July 16, 2015 12:06 AM
IIM Indore’s new PGP programme design introduces skill development courses in communication, leadership, spreadsheet modeling, entrepreneurial orientation, innovation and design thinking, and sustainability.
PTI | July 15, 2015 8:09 PM
In a blunt message, IT czar N R Narayana Murthy today said India has failed to generate even a single “earth-shaking” invention in the past 60 years that could become a household name globally”.
PTI | July 15, 2015 3:30 PM
Nearly 93 per cent Indian parents, who are open to the idea of an international university education, would consider paying more for it than they would do here in India.
FE Bureau | July 15, 2015 1:23 AM
Kerala will incur an additional R5,277 crore salary bill with the state’s 10th pay commission recommending a 12-13.5% hike for government staff and teachers, effective from July 1, 2014.
PTI | July 14, 2015 10:00 PM
The results of HSC-2015 supplementary examination conducted by the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) would be published tomorrow, Board sources said”.
PTI | July 14, 2015 9:30 PM
St Stephen’s student Devansh Mehta, who has been at loggerheads with principal Valson Thampu over the publication of an e-zine without his permission, has now alleged that the college has tampered with his provisional certificate.
FE Online | July 14, 2015 4:42 PM
Long commuting hours to work everyday affect productivity, believed 60 per cent respondents of a survey conducted by JobBuzz, an employer-rating platform powered by TimesJobs.com.
ANI | July 14, 2015 9:44 AM
Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi has said that quality education is still a challenge in India.
Pramod Panda | July 13, 2015 12:09 AM
Linear thinking is a hallmark of the archetypal enterprise. Businesses pride themselves on their capacity for order and rational analysis…
Atul Raja | July 13, 2015 12:34 AM
Although decent progress has been made in skill enhancement across the board, we must not forget that the numbers we need to address are in millions—the vision of the National Skill Development Initiative is to skill 500 million by 2022
Aman Attree | July 13, 2015 12:03 AM
Potential power sector hires could help meet government’s development goals
Vikram Chaudhary | July 13, 2015 12:02 AM
As Indian audience evolves, their needs will become highly individualistic and thus the product offerings will become proportionately niche. E-learning will progress the way e-retail has in India, and ‘online’ will become the operating word
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