Topic: careers

Appian CEO Matt Calkins: 'I don't check the stocks'

You’d be forgiven for thinking ‘board game enthusiast’ rather than ‘billionaire’ if you spotted Matt Calkins in the street, but he’s in fact both. The Appian CEO recently made the rich list on the back of the company he founded when he was just 26 years old – and with which he’s got an ambitious vision to make 'low code' software accessible and easy for business customers.

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Trump plans cancelling work permit for spouses of H-1B visa holders; 70,000 to lose job

The move to end work permit for H-4 visa holders may impact Indians who are the major beneficiaries of the Obama-administration rule.

Edureka launches courses in IoT and Ethereum developer

The instructor-led courses are in-depth training programs that are packed with real-life case studies and practical demos at every stage.

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The secrets to beating an applicant tracking system (ATS)

Error-prone applicant tracking systems kill 75 percent of job seekers' chances of landing a job as soon as they submit their resumes. Here’s how to get yours past the system.

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Future-proof your IT career with these critical skills

In the era of digital transformation, IT pros must adjust to a rapidly shifting technology and business landscape. Here’s a long-term look at where to aim your career in the years ahead.

How to get a failing project back on track

While each project is unique and subjected to its own specific risks, there are some universals to heed when it comes to recovering a failing project.

7 ways to bounce back from a career setback

When the roof falls in on your current situation, it's time to roll up your sleeves and dig your way out to brighter prospects.

What tech captains can take away from the ball-tampering storm: Parthasarathy, M&M

Tolerance of unethical factors can destroy a company. If you don’t know what you stand for – then you stand for nothing, says V S Parthasarathy, Group CFO, Group CIO and member of the Group Executive Board at Mahindra & Mahindra. 

Reputational risk and social media: When you're blocked or banned without notice

Businesses depend on sites like Facebook, Twitter, Dropbox, and Apple to interact with customers, promote their messages and store content. One complaint against you can shut you off from those services and damage your brand.

Wipro’s Rishad Premji is the new NASSCOM chairman

Wipro’s board member and Chief Strategy Officer, Rishad Premji appointed as the chairman of NASSCOM for 2018-19.

SEBI's mandate to shake up boardrooms across Indian enterprises

Acting on the Kotak panel’s proposals around corporate governance, the Securities and Exchange Board of India approved 40 new amendments that could completely revamp the Indian enterprise at the board level.

Essential skills and traits of elite data scientists

These days the data scientist is king. But extracting true business value from data requires a unique combination of technical skills, mathematical know-how, storytelling, and intuition.