Travel industry takes you places
The task of sending people on a holiday is serious work
for those employed in the tourism sector, writes Biswajiban
was a time when a holiday meant fleeing the heat and dust of the plains
to cooler climes. During the sojourn, the family would mostly stay
cooped up in its salubrious surroundings, play cards, take the mandatory
daily walk up the 'Mall' and go for the weekend picnic at the edge of a
waterfall. The LTC changed all that; so did the increase in the
disposable income of the Indian middle class, the explosion of the
Internet, the travel bonanza on the Discovery and National Geographic
channels, the discounted airline fares and the mushroom growth of the
"This is the road to
you have determination, grit and guts, then there is nothing like
a career in travel and tourism, says Sheema Vohra, Director, India
& Subcontinent, Global Sales Organisation, Marriott
Manish Kumar Singal
the big names in the fashion industry ó Hemant Trivedi, Ritu Beri,
Manish Malhotra, Rohit Bal and others ó are anything to go by, a
career in this field promises glamour, money and fame. No wonder,
fashion designing is a career option that is drawing more and more
by Sandeep Joshi
Donít mind, heís from the sports quota. He is a former discus thrower.
Initial impression an investment in itself
have got yourself a job, and are preparing yourself for the start date.
The honeymoon period can be fun, but remember this is the time when your
behaviour, your initiatives, your attitudes and the impressions you make
will set the stage for the rest of your tenure with the organisation.
British furore over outsourcing jobs to India
Outsourcing of jobs to India has come under renewed
fire here, especially with the British Government allowing 200 of its
own jobs to be shipped out and doubts emerging over data protection
standards outside Europe, according to a report from London.
Food processing parks to give fillip to food
Q What are the prospects after doing a course in
Applied Science in Food Technology (B.Sc.)?