Category: Get Ahead

The Case of Duplicate Mobile Numbers

Let us start by asking over a simple question from you. What comes to your mind when we ask for your mobile number? As you would have speculated we ask for it so that employers or recruiters can contact you for similar job opportunities. Some of us stop thinking about this simple thing and knowingly…

flexible work arrangements for employees

According to a recent study, Indian organizations are willing to allow flexible work arrangements to their employees.  Jobs in the future will allow greater flexibility and autonomy. While, many Indian companies are allowing employees the freedom to freelance, choose interested project and decide compensation suitable their skills. Recent studies suggest that traditional employment will abscond…

Bank Exams

Recently there was global meltdown, initially started with sub-prime crisis and subsequent collapse of financial and banking sector of USA, which led to shut down of major banks in USA and there raised a sort of unrest ,resulted in massive job cuts in private sector especially software field in which we are most dependent on…

Common Mistakes

Interviews are nothing Greek and Latin for all of us, because we face interviews right from the beginning of our career; may be the intensity of the interviews may be different according to the positions we choose and our work experience. In spite of facing many interviews, there are many people who feel nervous and…

Do's and Dont's of an Interview

“If you’re going on even an entry-level job interview take the time to follow up with a handwritten note, even if your handwriting isn’t the best and even if you can’t use four-syllable words. Just showing that initiative makes a difference. If someone takes the time to write a note . . . I’ve had…

Personal Branding

Personal Branding simply means, selling yourself in more well-planned and prepared manner, by putting forth your personal efforts. Many people think that Personal Branding is necessary only for celebrities and major companies. However, this perception is very absurd. Personal branding starts at a higher level like corporate level, next extends to product level, and then…

Smart Lessons

In our career journey, the most common, but an unpleasant thing is losing our job. Some times, we lose job without our concern i.e. in the case of layoffs by the company in the context of cost cutting measures, otherwise it may be lay off’s due to closure of a particular division or the company…

Job Fair Success

All of us go out finding jobs through various means like job portals, through recruiters, through social networking systems like LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter etc., through paper ads or through the company web sites, through campus interviews for students and so no. Like wise, one such great avenue for job search is Job Fair. Generally, if…