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    Prachi Verma

    Assistant Editor, The Economic Times

    With over a decade of experience as a journalist, I track talent, education, HR, technology and trends around employees (right from CXOs to entry level workforce). I also keep a keen eye on the campu ...

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    Covid effect: Fat packages may not land in IIT campuses this yearZumba, Yoga, Wellness Leave: Companies roll out flexible health and wellness programmes for employeesAmid concerns over mass availability of vaccines: WFH to stay preferred mode of work in 2021Covid spike fails to spook India Inc as operations with limited workforce continue
    From wellness kits to PPE gear: Firms gift healthy goodies to staffers this DiwaliIndia Inc perks staff up with hikes, promotions this DiwaliIIT Bombay steps up Covid-19 related R&D projectsCentre's new IT norms are set to further boost the WFH model, possibly making it permanent
    Resilient India Inc. bets on recovery, 87% to give salary hikes in 2021: Aon SurveyBigger green shoots in white-collar job marketTop Indian institutes to help tackle air pollution in country's most affected citiesWorsening air quality harmful for those vulnerable to Covid-19 attack
    Myntra set to hire 7,000 people in its supply chain, warehousesWork Culture in COVID: Pandemic alters the performance appraisal system‘Ease of Being Employee’ improves as companies pitch in with WFH helpAhead of festive season, firms restore salaries back to pre-Covid levels amid economic recovery
    Bhimaraya Metri takes charge as a director of IIM NagpurPayU hires a new chief information security officerCOVID-19 unleashing mental pandemic among senior executivesIIT Delhi startups launch antiviral protection kit
    Golden days of pay hikes at least two years away in India, say compensation expertsGreen shoots in jobs market, but complete recovery may take a yearA class apart: Ed-tech sector steps up hiring as online learning booms during pandemicCoronavirus effect: Work from Home turns into Stay at Home for India Inc
    IIT Madras students bag 152 internship offers on Day 1; Institute fares better than last yearHighest salary for class of 2020 full-time PGPX at IIM Ahmedabad jumped to Rs 81 lakh per annumPaytm hired 20 senior executives in the past four months, plans to hire 30 moreJEE row: Most coaching centre students now just want to get over with the entrance exams
    E-commerce comes to the rescue of jobless entry, mid-level retail talentPaytm hiring over 1,000 people to support expansion across businessesCompanies go the extra mile to ensure safety of staff working from officeIIM Indore concludes placement for EPGP students with average salary of Rs 24.10 lpa
    Flipkart and IIT Patna partner for industry focused researchWhite collar India wants to work from home for the rest of 2020Sleep, interrupted: Pandemic has deprived many of the good night's sleepCovid-effect: Companies now hiring a mix of full-time, part-time workers
    Top IIMs see drop in percentage of women students joining this yearEdtech firms chalk out aggressive expansion plans amid revenue, signups boostTech Mahindra launches Mhealthy to enable workforce and community safety against COVID-19Despite closed campuses, IITs lend a helping hand to informal workers
    Most IITs to conduct online classes for undergrad courses till December; campus open to researchCoronavirus Impact: Some IITs waive hostel and mess charges for autumn semesterBusiness schools put safety measures in place as they gear up for campus reopeningKota's coaching world goes online as coronavirus uncertainty looms
    IIT Madras-incubated startup develops a portable hospital unit to treat virus patientsCovid-19 test kit Corosure developed by IIT Delhi launched; base price at Rs 399Aspirants flock to e-learning sites in search of 'sarkari naukri'Donald Trump abandons plan that would have forced out tens of thousands of foreign students
    Explained: Why US cannot say no to international studentsStudents shun American dream, eye Canada, UKEY announces free MBA programme for all employeesIIM Kozhikode concludes admission with a diverse PGP batch
    IIT Delhi students receive higher job offers this year compared to last yearIndia’s premier colleges give out space for quarantine facilitiesCompanies train CXOs to take care of employees’ mental healthIIT Jodhpur goes online for conducting examinations and next semester
    Blue-collar workers likely to see 10-20% wage hikeHiring for CEO, MD picks up as companies look for tough leadersCheaper test kit by IIT Delhi to hit market soonIndian students may give China a miss
    Myntra hires 5000 people for sale seasonCovid has cut the time it takes to hire top level executivesPayU appoints Shantanu Preetam as CTOPharma, life sciences companies scale up hiring as production increases
    COVID-19 Impact: Screen time up by 100% for childrenIndian students opt for desi route to get a foreign degreeIT professionals crowd the job streetExtending safety net: Companies keen to continue 'work from home'
    Ola electric mobility goes on hiring spreeLockdown led to 30% surge in resumes from job seekers: Recruitment firmsFreedom struggle against Covid brings partition to officesLendingkart lays off 200 employees
    Lendingkart lays off 200 employees
    23 May 2020 08:29 AM IST
    Back at work, employees experience a brand ‘new’ workplaceCoronavirus spoils internship plans at IIMsCovid, job fears take heavy toll on cooped-up professionalsIndia Inc getting back to office very cautiously
    Grads stay home as fear factor kills dreams of studying abroadIIMs add final touches to 2020 list
    IIMs add final touches to 2020 list
    09 May 2020 04:25 AM IST
    Maruti Suzuki opens corporate office
    Maruti Suzuki opens corporate office
    07 May 2020 02:40 PM IST
    IITs look at various options to deal with annual exams if travel restrictions continue
    No hiring freeze: Companies hunting top talent despite salary, job cutsSome sunshine from FMCG, durables companies amid gloom & doomBHEL lays down online employee engagement initiatives during lockdownB-schools turn a page with COVID-19
    B-schools turn a page with COVID-19
    01 May 2020 04:51 AM IST
    Socially distant life awaits IIT students when they returnIITs are helping India win the Covid battleJob offers drying up for IITians this placement seasonAmid lockdown, fashion firms strive to keep customers engaged
    Tiger Global-backed Games24X7 appoints its first CFOIndia Inc resets workspaces for life after Covid-19 lockdownCovid-19 fallout: Coaching hub Kota witnessing large-scale student distressDance, music schools see surge in online users amid nationwide lockdown
    AIIMS taps robots and telemedicine to cut contact riskPhilips appoints Vishpala Reddy as new HR headSeveral recruiters commit to honoring offers to students amid job uncertainty due to coronovirusIMA to launch counselling helpline for doctor, nurses
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