Category Archives: Career

School education is the key to developing character, building socio-emotional skills

The Creative, Human-Centred job economy This morning, I happened to read an article in the Harvard Business Review that talked about the increasing value being attributed to strong social skills in the workplace. The article, titled ‘The C-Suite Skills that matter the most’, explained that companies seeking top leadership ‘have increasingly emphasised the importance of social skills and deemphasized operational ... Read More »

Is Moonlighting Good For Your Career?

Majority of business organizations don’t approve of moonlighting, as it represents violation of integrity as well as ethical and confidentiality agreements. However, there are entities, especially startups that allow their employees to take on second jobs or projects after work hours. In such cases, the question arises whether one should stick to their primary job or take other jobs/projects. For ... Read More »

Best internships for students in the field of IT

Internships are no longer an option for students, they are essential to gain relevant skills and become job ready. Nowadays, receiving a degree from a college is not enough to land a good job. Your CV must show your skills, additional efforts during the course and knowledge about the industry. The rapid technological advancements in the IT sector with the ... Read More »

5 Ways to Improve Hiring and Training of New Talent

Hiring new resources is a risky task that requires sound judgment calls and excellent interviewing techniques to make the right decision. Apart from reviewing resumes and checking credentials, the interviewer has to assess the candidate’s psychology and motivations for the job. Hiring new employees is also the only way owners can bring innovation to their business model. Before providing an ... Read More »

Which Is Toughest Entrance Exam In The World?

Entrance exams are a way to assess an individual’s intelligence, memory, comprehension and aptitude. Ability to deal with stressful situations is another thing that gets automatically measured during entrance exams. These exams ensure that only the best and most capable candidates get admission. With limited number of seats, it is apparent that there’s huge competition to qualify in entrance exams. ... Read More »

Why Teaching sustainable living based on Indian culture to children in school is vital for holistic development of students

  (Ms. Suseela Santhosh, Director, Vishwa Vidyapeeth Group Of Schools) What is Sustainable Living? Sustainable living is a way of life that aims to reduce the use of Earth’s natural resources. In order to live sustainably is important to understand how choices impact the society and world we live in and find methods to live better.  Choices like reducing consumption ... Read More »

How Ed-Tech Platform AAFT Online is Providing Skills for Fashion Designing Students to Grow in the Industry?

India is the second largest exporter of apparel globally. The global fashion industry is estimated at roughly $3 trillion currently and continues to grow at a steady rate. Every day, 3000 billion textile and apparel companies make their way into the market. Therefore, as a fashion designing student, you must have the skills to thrive in the industry, whether you ... Read More »