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Mar 02, 2019
Second fiddle is the only place left. Take itThe toughest part to play in the orchestra of life is second fiddle. For most of us, the 40-odd years we work never go beyond the back row or the support role or the subordinate staff level, our lives spent seguing to other people's tunes, responding to their moods, their calls, their signals, their priorities and their orders.
Mar 18, 2017
Women and the workplace: Once you've made it to the top, don't forget to check your privilegeHere’s the gender breakdown: male speaker — 59; female speakers — 5; number of women on the main stage at any point of time — 2 (and one was a Minister of Parliament).
Mar 08, 2017
'Women's empowerment can increase global GDP by $12 tn'At the current rate of progress, she said, it would take 170 years to achieve pay equality, according to a World Economic Forum report on gender gap.
Feb 17, 2017
89 percent workforce wants robotic automation to ease mundane tasks at workplace, says AdobeIn a surprise find, 89 percent of people, including from India are positive about the role robots can play in helping them at workplace rather than taking away their jobs, a new report has found.
Feb 10, 2017
Indian government is engaged on H-1B visa issue with Trump administrationIndia today said it is engaged with the Donald Trump administration as well as members of the US Congress on concerns regarding the H1B visa issue, amidst apprehension that there may be a clamp down on it which can hurt Indian IT industry.
Nov 24, 2016
Judge orders ABX Aire pilots to stop the strike and resume workA federal judge on Wednesday upheld a temporary restraining order sought by cargo airline ABX Air, whose major customers include DHL and online retail giant Amazon, against its striking pilots and ordered them back to work immediately.
Oct 10, 2016
Here's why the future of productivity would inevitably be driven by augmented realityThink of your ideal workspace. You’d love an office with a view, a massive screen to work on, maybe a fish tank beside you and some light music playing in the background. Wouldn’t that be nice?
Dec 16, 2015
Want to buy iPhone 6? Delhiites need to work for 360 hours, Mumbaikars 350 hoursOne needs to work over 360 hours to earn enough to buy an iPhone 6 in the national capital, but the same requires just 20 hours of work in Zurich, a new purchasing power study shows.
Dec 03, 2015
Syrian refugee gets a new start in Lebanon after online campaignThere are about 1.2 million registered Syrian refugees in the country, most of them struggling to find work.
Mar 08, 2015
Achieving pay equality for women may take 70 years, says ILOIt will take at least 70 more years to achieve pay equity between women and men, the ILO said on Sunday noting that women earn on average 77 per cent of what men earn.