Add-ing value to
The proposed changes in
the chartered accountancy curriculum will entail a shorter training
schedule geared to meet the changing needs of industry, writes Vibha
FROM next year onwards,
joining the lucrative profession of chartered accountants will take
lesser time as the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India is
in the process of forwarding recommendations for emerging in the
curriculum to suit the changing needs of industry and the economy to the
Ministry of Company Affairs.
Itís salary day. No peanuts, please!
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THERE was a time when
social development work was not considered a serious career. Just a
voluntary activity undertaken by a few dedicated volunteers who believed
they could make a difference to the way people lived. Long regarded as a
low-paying though soul-satisfying profession concentrating on the
underprivileged in society, social development work has today broken
free from these shackles.
future defence personnel
Sanjeev Singh Bariana
YMCA-Olive Greens, an institute for soft skill development and
preparation for the Services Selection Board interviews, has been making
its presence felt in the defence circles of the region since its
inception in June this year. Lt Col (retd) Ashokan. K, director of the
institute, says they have developed a training programme with emphasis
on practical training.
Hotel industry has room
Q I will be completing
my course in hotel management shortly. But I am really worried about my
future. Can you possibly suggest names of some journals or newspapers
which I can scan for vacancies in India and abroad? ó
A Although the travel and
tourism sector is booming, you donít necessarily have to confine
yourself to the hotel industry per se. Cruiseliners, holiday
resorts, airline and institutional catering services and customer
relations, are the other areas to look at.