The habits business leaders formed during lockdown

New Delhi, June 24 -- Every crisis can have a silver lining, if we're determined to find one, insists Vineeta Singh, the chief executive officer (CEO) of SUGAR Cosmetics, referring to the nationwide l... Read More

Mid managers pivot despite losing jobs to slowdown

New Delhi, June 23 -- When Krishna Mohan Avancha lost his job as a product marketing manager in an IT firm in April, he was fairly sure he would find it hard to land another one. The Hyderabad-based A... Read More

The fine art of social-media cold calling to land a job

New Delhi, June 17 -- When Apurva Sikka was looking for a job, she knew exactly the kind of work she wanted-something that combined strategy, marketing and social media. The 23-year-old started checki... Read More

How corporate India is preparing a covid-ready army

New Delhi, June 15 -- When the lockdown was first announced on the evening of 22 March, over 10,000 employees were undergoing training at Infosys' Mysuru campus. The company had to immediately come up... Read More

Gens Y, Z take on social media challenges to fight covid-19 anxiety

New Delhi, June 12 -- Stuck in Kerala at her cousin's house through the lockdown, litigation lawyer Aashima Panikar, 26, started spending more time on Instagram. She came across the #betweenartandquar... Read More

Legal startups see spike in enquiries as laid-off employees seek options

New Delhi, June 8 -- Noida-based HR professional Deepa T has had a tough four months. In February, the company she worked for stopped paying her salary. In March, once the lockdown was announced, her ... Read More

When job loss helps build a dream career

New Delhi, June 7 -- The ongoing job crises constantly remind Ashutosh Vyas of the hard times he went through during the 2008 recession. He had just started working as a sales executive in Bengaluru's... Read More

Losing a job can still help in shaping up a dream career role

New Delhi, June 7 -- The covid-induced job crisis reminds Ashutosh Vyas of the hard times he faced during the 2008 recession. He had just started working as a sales executive in Bengaluru's Barclays w... Read More

Covid-19, lockdown shoot up interest in senior living facilities

New Delhi, June 3 -- J.D.N. Sharma and his wife had been planning to move into an assisted living facility for seniors for a year. They had even narrowed down their search to six possible institutions... Read More

Startup founders get off the treadmill

New Delhi, May 29 -- The first thing Samrat Reddy, founder of healthy juice brand Drunken Monkey, did after Hyderabad eased lockdown restrictions was go to a park and play cricket. A sports enthusias... Read More