Career

Career in design, how to apply design schools in India

Design has been a relatively emerging professional space in India. Earlier, it was looked at with a narrower perspective by many, usually classified under either fashion’ or interior’, as these were considered glamorous and noteworthy for being lucrative career options. However, in the last few years, there has been a growth of mind-sets and perspectives […]

Career

How To Prevent These 10 Mind Traps From Caging Your Career

Suppose you’re stuck in traffic, late for a meeting. You bang the steering
wheel and explode, “Damn traffic! Now, I’ll probably get fired!” You’ve just fallen into a mind trap. You’ve added a catastrophe with no evidence for it. Your thoughts about the traffic are causing distress, not the traffic. When you’re under stress, it’s easy […]

Career

How to plan your career

Shivani Manchanda answers your career queries I am in Class X and thinking about what I want to be. Everyone I consult with tells me something totally different. I am very confused. Should I listen to my friends, my teacher or my parents? I feel tense when someone asks me my plans for the future. […]

Career

How To Manage Your Career For The Next Decade — Three Career Trends To Watch In 2020 And Beyond

I have been watching careers as a consultant, recruiter and career coach for just over 20 years now. The first 10 years, I focused on big changes in entry-level recruiting, specifically the decrease in organized campus recruiting for a more diffuse hiring process that required new entrants to the workforce to be proactive about managing […]

Career

How you can save the world with a career in sustainable design

A career in design has become a very popular choice for creative students. But do you realise that a career in sustainable design can change the way the world works? “Human beings don’t have a pollution problem; they have a design problem. If humans were to devise products, tools, furniture, homes, factories, and cities more […]

fitness

How this 51-yr-old Mizo singer became a body-positive fitness icon

Former Mizo Idol judge Rebecca Saimawii turned 51 on Sunday Facebook Aizawl: At the age of 51 years, Rebecca Saimawii is a fitness icon for many Mizo women. One of the most popular artistes known for having a fit body in Mizoram, she started her music career way back in the 1980s. She has over 60 […]

Marketing

How are AI and data-driven campaigns changing sales and marketing?

AI is already having a major impact for sales and marketing teams, especially when it comes to lead generation, but as the technology progresses, there will be even more advantages to the reach it can make in the future. Think of sales and marketing campaigns in a traditional sense and you may well dream up […]

Marketing

3 Marketing Mistakes That Small And Medium-Sized Companies Make (And How To Prevent Them)

Small business marketers invariably have different challenges than large company marketers. Smaller budgets. Smaller teams. Less time for extensive, rigorous testing. To better understand how these unique challenges can lead to unanticipated mistakes, I turned to Kipp Bodnar, CMO of HubSpot, a leading growth platform. Kimberly Whitler: Kipp, I know that you work with many with […]

Real Estate

How Location Analytics Can Pull Commercial Real Estate out of the Darkness

Decision makers in the $15 trillion commercial real estate industry are forced to make huge decisions based on insufficient data. Surveys are expensive and slow. Other data sources are biased and limited, leaving professionals flying blind on choices worth tens of millions of dollars, or more. Mobile location analytics, a recent entry into the field, […]

Fashion

#Fashion: How to rock curly bangs

They used to be a defining feature of the female sidekick, the kind-but-not-so-hot best friend. Not any more. Curly bangs have had a starring role on the red carpet and on screens this year. The American actress Sandra Oh flaunted them at the 25th Screen Actors Guild Awards in January, where she won a best […]