Prudent HR measures during and post COVID-19 scenario

Currently, COVID-19 is spreading like wildfire and leaving behind its deadly impact across the world. IMF has already predicted the contraction of the world economy in 2020 by 3% as compared to nearly 2.3% GDP growth in 2019. Some experts are projecting one of the worst recessions the world has ever seen. This would have

Covid-19 pandemic to lead to greater demand for insurance

In India, health and general insurers have been rolling out focussed health covers against Covid-19 in recent weeks The demand for insurance could see a significant rise with the government lockdown and coronavirus pandemic. Analysts said past experience with Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) has indicated that demand for

How to Pass the Job Interview Successfully

Job interview is the last stage in the job seeking process. A person may clear all the exams and tests but fail to get a job if he fares poorly in a job interview. A job interview thus proves to be vital for a job seeker. There are many stages in a job interview and

10 Tough Interview Questions With Smart Answers

Everything’s done and dusted and you are now swooping down the hall regretting things that you said in your previous interview. Interviews usually come in all sizes and shapes. Interview questions are generally normal but some of them knock the wind out of candidates. No words are blurted out and there’s a minute of silence

The Best Answers to the 7 Worst Interview Questions

Interviews can be very discomforting. Of course, the interviewee wants to put forward the best possible answers to even the toughest questions. And answering difficult questions on the fly can be problematic. Fortunately, great answers to troublesome questions can be rehearsed and considered long before that important interview. Here’s how. 1. Tell me about yourself.

8 Phrases That Will Surely Put A Smile On Your Interviewer’s Face

Competition for employment is becoming fiercer than ever. It is up to job candidates to work hard to leave a strong impression on their potential employers. They have to work hard on getting their desired job by playing the field and think like a game changer. They have to be informed and seriously prepared to

Powerful Talks To Improve Your Leadership Skills

Here are such talks that should inspire you to become a better leader: We all lead ourselves every day. Some of us even lead groups or teams of other people. The best type of leader is a transnational one. They inspire their team and remain positive in the face of adversity. We need to sharpen

5 Ways to Look Confident in an Interview (Even When You’re Freaking Out)

5 Ways to Look Confident in an Interview (Even When You’re Freaking Out)

After the long, exhausting journey of searching for and applying to new jobs, you’ve just been rewarded with a golden ticket—an interview. But after a brief moment of celebration , the panic sets in: Your heart is already pounding, your palms are beginning to sweat, and you’re wondering: Are hiring managers like sharks—can they smell

10 Great Tips To Make A Good Impression At Your Interview

10 Great Tips To Make A Good Impression At Your Interview

Some of you will be graduating soon and probably busy applying for your first job. How well do you think you’ll perform at interview? It’s a difficult thing for anyone at any level, and we’ll try our best to guide you through some of the likely questions and situations you might find yourself having to

If you don’t get the job

Sometimes you will be turned down for the job you want. Find out how to use this experience to help you prepare for your job application. Review your job application process Ask yourself why you missed out. Try to find out from the employer or recruitment agency you deal with, particularly if you have reached