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Punjab to hold entrance test for MBBS, BDS in May

Punjab government today said it will conduct entrance test for admission in MBBS and BDS courses in May this year...

Rohan Murty, IIT-D chairman named in reconstituted CABE

Rohan Narayan Murty, the man behind ambitious Murty Classics of India, Vijay Bhatkar, chairman of IIT-Delhi, and S A Bari...

How a mentor can help in your job search

Whether you are entering the world of work for the first time or hoping to move to a new industry...

Hyderabad University gets President’s award

Hyderabad University was today given the first President's award for the best university for academic excellence and overall outstanding work.

Salaries of CEOs to rise over 10% this year: Hay Group

According to global management consultancy Hay Group, compensation of CEOs and MDs are expected to grow by 10.2 pct in 2014-15, slightly higher than 10 pct in 2013-14

How to build and motivate Startup teams

Goals and meaningful feedback go a long way towards providing productive, consistent motivation.

Government’s big hiring drive to recruit over 62,000 constables

In one of its biggest recruitment drives, government has announced hiring of over 62,000 young men and women...

Hughes Global Education, IIM Calcutta announce Online Executive Programme

Training in human resource management delivered over Hughes interactive onsite learning platform

Smriti Irani: Programme to help 1 lakh kids

Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani today said the Rotary Club of India has partnered with her ministry to help one lakh children...

The new rules of citizen engagement

India is poised to become the world’s fastest-growing large economy by next year, ahead of China...

Are we serious about educating our children?

How do we provide quality education when we have not been able to even ensure trained and qualified teachers for our children?

The changing face of corporate training

A look at the emerging training-investment needs of companies in 2015

Why franchising makes sense for an entrepreneur

Howard Stevenson of the Harvard Business School defines entrepreneurship as “exploiting an opportunity regardless...

There is a need is to align business school curricula with industry needs: Narender L Ahuja

Recently IMT Ghaziabad held its placements and placed a record 241 students on Day Zero...

Biometric attendance: Defence Ministry officials top defaulter list

The Defence Ministry has topped the list of government organisations whose employees have defaulted in marking their attendance through Aadhaar-enabled...

Research and bring out India’s contribution to medicine: Smriti Irani to students

Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani asked medical students to carry out research...

CBSE boards: Pre-exam counselling to begin on February 2

Ahead of the CBSE board exams, the pre-examination counselling for students and parents will begin on February 2 and will continue till April 20.

IIMA, ISB climbs up FT Global MBA rankings; IIMB slips

Premier B-schools like Indian Institute of Management Ahmadabad (IIM-A) and Indian School of Business (ISB)...

Demand for dictionaries in India steady, says Oxford press

Despite the onset of digitisation, the demand for dictionaries has remained constant in India...

Indian employees may get 11.3 per cent salary hike this year: Hay Group

Employees in India are likely to see their salary rise by an average 11.3 per cent this year with FMCG...

Entrepreneurship skills required for 2015

What is Entrepreneurship? It is the ability to flourish, organize, and command a business model involved with risks in order to a get a profit...

Education in digital age

There’s no denying that the Internet has dramatically changed the state of education over the past 20 years or so...

Man feted by Barack Obama wants to return citation over costly education

A dalit labourer, feted by Barack Obama in Delhi in 2010 for promoting education, now wants to return the souvenir he had received from the US President...

Creating a responsible financier

Management education must help resolve the age-old dilemma a responsible financier faces: capitalist profits or socialist financial inclusion?

E-commerce is here. Can jobs be far behind?

Companies are on the lookout for people who understand how e-commerce really works

Careers in construction

We believe that 2015 will bode well for housing recovery and this can improve consumer sentiment in the long run.

Why mid-career professionals need online education support?

The 21st century has brought in a new range of triggers for mid-life career crisis. Already reeling under the pressure of a slowdown...

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