10,704.80-135.85
Stock Analysis, IPO, Mutual Funds, Bonds & More
Complete guide to Job Security

Complete guide to Job Security

For as long as you are employed you need to manage your job and career to get ahead. Here's a complete guide to freedom from job worries.

How to ensure a stable career and be free from job worries

How to ensure a stable career and be free from job worries

The need to secure and sustain a good job is critical. Find out how to ensure a stable career and free yourself from job concerns.

How to write a resume that gets you an interview call

How to write a resume that gets you an interview call

If a piece of information is not strictly relevant to the job applied for, it should be removed. Omission is as important as inclusion.

5 ways to save money at work

5 ways to save money at work

Reduce costs by staying closer to office, if possible, and try a ride share option to get to work.

How body language can help you ace a job interview

How body language can help you ace a job interview

Pay attention to your body language. Shake hands with palm facing upward and make eye contact as you enter the room.

How to make more money at your job

How to make more money at your job

Unless you have inherited millions, staying in a job, maximising your income, saving and investing is the most reliable formula to create wealth.

What decides the duration of your holiday? Find out

What decides the duration of your holiday? Find out

One in two Indians decide the length of a trip on the basis of workload that they have to face on return, finds an Expedia survey.

How to negotiate a better salary in a new job

How to negotiate a better salary in a new job

A few minutes of negotiation can boost your income as every increase counts since your next salary hike is linked to the last package drawn.

How to climb the corporate ladder faster in the company you work for

How to climb the corporate ladder faster in the company you work for

Adopt a strategy to ensure a quick ride up the corporate ladder. Here’s how you can approach your job to rise quickly in the organisation.

Is entrepreneurship for you?

Is entrepreneurship for you?

Potential upside of entrepreneurship exceeds that of jobs. However, the downside is daunting because you could end up losing all your savings.

How good an alternative is freelancing? Find out

How good an alternative is freelancing? Find out

The 9 to 5 job is slowly losing its appeal. If you are looking for an alternative here are a few options to help you work from home.

Five ways to spring clean your career

Five ways to spring clean your career

It is important for employees to stay on top of new trends and technologies through constant reskilling and training.

6 Ways to improve your career potential

6 Ways to improve your career potential

Career is the most important investment in one’s life. Experts show you how to nurture it and realise your potential.

5 ways to quickly get out of a career rut

5 ways to quickly get out of a career rut

Once you identify yourself as being in a situation like this, there are certain measures you can take to fix it. Brinda Dasgupta gets tips from experts on how to do so.

Why career is your biggest asset

Why career is your biggest asset

Four people starting at an identical salary of Rs 20,000 a month can retire with salaries as divergent as Rs 82,232 and Rs 39,56,272 a month. Here's why and how.

10 tips to help you get ahead in your career

10 tips to help you get ahead in your career

Always be ready to explore new opportunities as that might precisely be the potential door to your next big thing.

Working in IT sector? Here's how to survive the lay-offs

Working in IT sector? Here's how to survive the lay-offs

Multi-billion-dollar Indian IT services companies are cutting costs, hit by a double whammy of US politics and the fast-changing digital landscape.

What makes Emotional Quotient important for career growth

What makes Emotional Quotient important for career growth

People with average intelligence routinely outperform smarter people at work and end up as successful leaders because of higher Emotional Quotient.

Going for a job interview? These 6 ways can help you crack it without mistakes

Going for a job interview? These 6 ways can help you crack it without mistakes

While it's important to take partial control of the interview, it is best to leave certain traits behind before entering a meeting room.

9 steps to re-energise yourself at work

9 steps to re-energise yourself at work

Everyone has their highs and lows. But if you feel that a lack of desire is hurting you professionally, you must take urgent steps to regain your mojo.

Five ways to upskill if you’re in the IT industry

Five ways to upskill if you’re in the IT industry

Continuous self-upgradation is very important and to stay at par with the latest, says Debashis Patnaik, senior director HR at Dell EMC India.

Star questions

Star questions

Many employers like large MNCs, prefer an unbiased interview where they ask every interviewee the same questions. For instance, in customer service, a manager is asked: "Describe a time where you handled a conflict between two individuals." Use the S.T.A.R.framework to prepare for such competency-based questions pulled from the job profile.

Other useful Links


Follow us on


Download et app


Copyright © 2019 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. For reprint rights: Times Syndication Service

BACK TO TOP