Wednesday, January 4, 2006

Bagful of choices in retail, IT and telecom ring in more promise
Job portals and head-hunters predict that at least 2.2 million jobs will be created in the private sector over the next two years, with retail slated to be the biggest employer, writes Usha Albuquerque

  • Shop around for jobs

  • Opportunity comes calling

  • ITís still got the works

  • Room for more in hotel industry

  • Pharma is prescribed for researchers

  • Match skills to demand

  • Concrete avenues in construction

  • Nurse big dreams

  • Cheque out banking & finance

Sandeep Joshi

Why donít you all suggest some new points for my New Year resolution.

Workers grapple with sick leave
Mary Ellen Slayter
Christine, a receptionist, doesnít want to make her co-workers sick. But the alternative isnít very appealing either: Skip a dayís pay. She has been at her job for only three months, so she doesnít have any sick leave or vacation time. ďIt puts me in a bad spot. I was feeling crummy the other morning but came to work anyway, and as the day wore on got worse and worse.

Resign with dignity
Amy Joyce
Palms sweating, words rehearsed, day shot until that moment comes: resignation time. Resigning from a job leaves many workers in a state of freak-out, and lots of them leave incredibly ungracefully. Like the person who resigned via night drop box at the bank. (Yes, really.) Or those who never returned to work, instead of just leaving their file drawer keys in the mailbox.

Shape your talent in graphic designing
Nikita Singh

Graphic designing may be defined as ďthe process and art of combining text and graphics and communicating an effective message in the design of logos, graphics, brochures, newsletters, posters, signs, and any other type of visual communication.Ē

Career Hotline
Work can be a party
Q I have completed my graduation this year. Iím keen on pursuing a career in Event Management. Can you please tell me about the entry requirements?

  • Make your career soar

  • Log into world of web writing

  • In defence of doctoring 

  • Be in the run for Informatics Olympiad

  • Write course

Managers and mentoring
Patricia Kitchen
Ed Linares may never be invited to speak at management conferences or be written up in Fortune magazine. But he is the boss who, Dominick Miserandino says, taught him how to manage himself, others and his business ó in that order.

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