While most freshers are often worried about their experience, qualifications and pay when looking for a job, mid-career job-seekers face a completely different fear - being overqualified.
Published 25-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Studies have shown that almost 50% of long-term absences at work are due to mental health issues like depression, anxiety and bipolar disorders. However, there comes a time when one realises how important getting back to work is. But returning to work after a long term of mental illness can oftenMore
Published 24-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Being a newbie in the professional industry, you will need much more than just skills and qualifications to excel in your career. Your work ethics and way of climbing the ladder are essential to get ahead.
Published 21-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
A fat pay cheque may be influenced by more than just physical attractiveness or the lack of it, say researchers dispelling the 'beauty premium' theory which says beautiful people earn more while those who are not so gorgeous are paid less.
Published 20-Feb-2017 00:15 IST | Updated 22:13 IST
Do you feel that your friends are getting bored while listening to your stories or personal experiences? If so, try saying things that are more familiar to them, suggests a research.
Published 17-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Co-workers form a large part of your professional life, both in terms of work and social interaction. However, you may get separated from your colleagues due to personal or professional reasons. This sudden parting can be disturbing.
Published 15-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Launching a startup is only the first step, but making it a successful company is a hard nut to crack, as its founders need to overcome the transition between making a mark in the market and attaining a scalable business.
Published 11-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Yoga has been into practice since ancient history and forms an important part of Indian culture. In fact, the number of people practicing yoga worldwide is in millions. Certainly, this creates a huge employment opportunity for yoga practitioners themselves.
Published 10-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Having an anthropology degree under your belt can reward you with a number of opportunities. The skills acquired from studying subjects like social science, analysing trends and behaviours can be transferred into a number of fields.
Published 08-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
A new study has revealed that people should focus more on being warm, friendly and assertive during the job interviews rather than being anxious.
Published 07-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
Speaking is an art and a necessity to survive in the stiffening competitive environment. Unfortunately, some stay away from speaking up. It could be because of lack of confidence to speak in a group which keeps them silent. But that's a negative trait!
Published 06-Feb-2017 12:39 IST
While no one is entirely an introvert or an extrovert, one tends to incline to either of the personality traits. Introverts can have a hard time socializing and may face some challenges when working around their careers.
Published 03-Feb-2017 00:15 IST
New Delhi: A new research reveals that 43 per cent of business travellers in India would accept a lower paying job if it meant they could travel more for work as compared to 30 per cent globally.
Published 02-Feb-2017 11:35 IST | Updated 17:24 IST
If you think a wide smile on your face in online marketing ads will make you be perceived warmly, think again, for a recent study suggests, it could also mean that your competence level is not up to the mark.
Published 28-Jan-2017 00:15 IST
Bored of tricolour balloons and ribbons in office on Republic Day? Well, you can go for tricolour plants and rangoli this year, says an expert.
Published 26-Jan-2017 12:06 IST
Some of your attitude may turn on and off the person on the other side. In fact, most of them don't require much effort.
Published 26-Jan-2017 00:15 IST
The examinations are getting yet more competitive and students are fighting to secure the top position with only minuscule difference of decimals.
Published 23-Jan-2017 00:15 IST | Updated 11:09 IST
Making tiny changes in our day-to-day functions will go a long way in maintaining the mental and physical well-being, especially if we work for more than 12 hours a day.
Published 21-Jan-2017 00:15 IST
While preparing for an exam, sharing with a classmate the information that you have studied, may help you recall better and for a longer time compared with just re-reading the notes, a study has found.
Published 20-Jan-2017 00:15 IST
Remember Ranbir Kapoor in 'Ye Jawani Hai Deewani'? A flamboyant travel journalist! His role underlined an important truth: travel brings happiness, which is often infectious.
Published 13-Jan-2017 00:15 IST

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