Articles about Workplace

Afraid of getting fired? 5 ways to deal with layoffs

16 Nov 2022

Lifestyle
Afraid of getting fired? 5 ways to deal with layoffs

With Twitter, Meta, and Amazon recently laying off thousands of employees and contractual workers, there has been quite an unrest in the markets globally.

5 books that can help you achieve a work-life balance

28 Oct 2022

Books
5 books that can help you achieve a work-life balance

The line between work and life has started to fade away with time.

How to deal with cranky co-workers

27 Oct 2022

Lifestyle
How to deal with cranky co-workers

Your workplace may be a melting pot of people displaying various interesting characteristics. There's always a gossiper, a chatterbox, the workaholic, the TMI sharer, then there's the cranky one!

5 best interview attires for women

22 Aug 2022

Fashion Tips
5 best interview attires for women

Ladies, do you have a job interview coming up and are wondering what to wear? Fret not, for we are here to help you out.

Florida-based employee fired for being late; colleagues protest

05 Aug 2022

Florida
Florida-based employee fired for being late; colleagues protest

Punctuality is definitely something employers expect from their employees. However, being late once in a while shouldn't lead to a mercurial situation.

Looking for a job change? Try out these job-search apps

22 Jun 2022

Lifestyle
Looking for a job change? Try out these job-search apps

Searching for jobs can be quite a cumbersome task, especially after the COVID-19 pandemic and then with the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war.

These 5 tips will help you concentrate, perform better

16 Jul 2022

Lifestyle
These 5 tips will help you concentrate, perform better

Your ability to focus and concentrate properly on a particular task at your workplace determines your success to a great extent.

Bengaluru: Man spotted working on laptop while riding a bike

13 Jul 2022

LinkedIn
Bengaluru: Man spotted working on laptop while riding a bike

Known as the start-up capital of India, there is no dearth of jobs in Bengaluru. However, the increase in work pressure and deadlines has taken a toll on people's mental health.

Back to work? But don't go back to unhealthy snacks

10 Jul 2022

Healthy Foods
Back to work? But don't go back to unhealthy snacks

With several offices reopening lately, people are back to enjoying some social life again.

How to make the best of work from home

30 Jun 2022

COVID-19
How to make the best of work from home

Are you working from home since the COVID-19 pandemic started? Congratulations, you have all the rights to celebrate today as the National Work from Home Day.

How Kolkata's new co-working space helping freelancers, working mothers

24 Jun 2022

West Bengal
How Kolkata's new co-working space helping freelancers, working mothers

A new co-working space in Kolkata's New Town, named Happy Works, is bringing smile on the faces of freelancers and working mothers as it is providing a comfortable setting for people to work at minimal rate of Rs. 30 for 90 minutes.

Best Slack features and customizations you should try

16 Jun 2022

Microsoft Windows
Best Slack features and customizations you should try

Slack, a communication platform designed specifically for the workplace, has been a great boon to businesses during the pandemic.

Leave The Office Early Day: Here's why it matters

02 Jun 2022

Lifestyle
Leave The Office Early Day: Here's why it matters

Observed on June 2 annually, the National Leave the Office Early Day was established in 2004 by Laura Stack, a specialist in employee productivity.

5 effective tips to say no politely and guilt-free

26 May 2022

Lifestyle
5 effective tips to say no politely and guilt-free

It's very hard to say no to people sometimes, especially when it comes to someone you love or even to your office boss.

5 interesting jobs in the entertainment industry

09 May 2022

Lifestyle
5 interesting jobs in the entertainment industry

Have you always wanted to work in the entertainment industry but perhaps acting or directing isn't your mojo?

Why are young Indians quitting the workforce?

28 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
Why are young Indians quitting the workforce?

Unemployment data from research firm CMIE, revealed that the overall labor participation rate (LPR) of our country fell from 46% to 40% between 2017 and 2022.

How to deal with toxic people

11 Apr 2022

Mental Health
How to deal with toxic people

Identifying a toxic person is easier when you focus on how they make you feel instead of what they do or say.

5 ways to beat the Monday morning blues

04 Apr 2022

Mental Health
5 ways to beat the Monday morning blues

The weekend is over and the Monday morning blues are already draining us emotionally.

5 ways to tackle Holi hangover

21 Mar 2022

Holi
5 ways to tackle Holi hangover

Are you still singing Holi songs to yourself and thinking of all that fun you had during this long weekend?

5 offbeat careers that also pay well

12 Mar 2022

Lifestyle
5 offbeat careers that also pay well

Are you looking for a profession that isn't restricted to set working hours and lets you be creative?

5 ways to increase productivity

09 Mar 2022

Lifestyle
5 ways to increase productivity

Are you someone who strives to finish tasks timely, but ends up getting distracted?

WFH ends; What Cognizant, TCS, HCL, and others have planned

04 Mar 2022

Wipro
WFH ends; What Cognizant, TCS, HCL, and others have planned

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit in 2020, work from home or WFH became a more common model for employees in the formal sector.

Top 7 skills you must mention in your resume

15 Feb 2022

Lifestyle
Top 7 skills you must mention in your resume

Writing a resume can be quite daunting when you have to keep it precise but informative.

5 places in India to enjoy a work vacation

21 Jan 2022

Karnataka
5 places in India to enjoy a work vacation

While working from home sounds like an exciting idea, it isn't all that fun.

5 signs that you are stuck in a toxic workplace

29 Dec 2021

Lifestyle
5 signs that you are stuck in a toxic workplace

An international survey has revealed that 42% of US employees left their job on account of working in a toxic environment.

5 tips for effective time management

14 Dec 2021

Health & Wellness
5 tips for effective time management

We all have 24 hours in a day. But while some people are able to navigate multiple tasks in a day, others struggle to get theirs done.

How to declutter your workspace? Here's an easy guide

01 Nov 2021

Lifestyle
How to declutter your workspace? Here's an easy guide

Do you feel exhausted and unsatisfied as soon as you begin your office work?

Want to ace work from home routine? Follow these tips

01 Nov 2021

Lifestyle
Want to ace work from home routine? Follow these tips

Ever since the coronavirus pandemic forced lockdown globally, the work from home culture has become the new normal.

WFH v/s WFO: The debate is still on!

10 Sep 2021

Lifestyle
WFH v/s WFO: The debate is still on!

Ever since the COVID-19 pandemic forced lockdowns, companies globally had to shift to the work from home (WFH) format.

#HealthBytes: Top reasons why standing desk is good for you

01 Aug 2021

Lifestyle
#HealthBytes: Top reasons why standing desk is good for you

"Sitting is the new smoking," goes a saying and we couldn't agree more.

A few tips to maintain the right posture while sitting

23 Jul 2021

Health & Wellness
A few tips to maintain the right posture while sitting

Most of our jobs demand us to be at our desks throughout the day and this can increase our risks of cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, back injury etc.

#HealthBytes: How to benefit from a standing desk

21 Jul 2021

Health & Wellness
#HealthBytes: How to benefit from a standing desk

Standing desks are becoming highly popular and improve your health as well as productivity.

Pandemic special: Some scenic Work From Home destinations in India

10 Jan 2021

Goa
Pandemic special: Some scenic Work From Home destinations in India

It's almost a year since the pandemic began and a year since the majority of the workforce made workstations out of their homes.

'Ellen DeGeneres' Season 18 starts, host addresses toxicity allegations

22 Sep 2020

Twitter
'Ellen DeGeneres' Season 18 starts, host addresses toxicity allegations

Celebrity talk show host Ellen DeGeneres started the 18th season of her famous and controversial talk-show The Ellen DeGeneres Show with a monologue and renewed vigor.

Sit 6-feet apart, no large meetings: Lockdown guidelines for offices
Sit 6-feet apart, no large meetings: Lockdown guidelines for offices

The Ministry of Home Affairs on Wednesday issued a lengthy list of guidelines for the extended nationwide lockdown in India.

EY instructs women employees on how to act around men

23 Oct 2019

Business
EY instructs women employees on how to act around men

It's been two years since the #MeToo movement forced people to view workplaces with a feminist lens, uncovering everyday sexism and sexual abuse, however, the issue remains rampant.

Frenchman dies during sex on work trip, company held "responsible"

13 Sep 2019

Paris
Frenchman dies during sex on work trip, company held "responsible"

A French company is being held accountable for the death of an employee, who suffered a heart attack while having sex on a business trip.

Now, you can practise firing employees in virtual reality

13 Aug 2019

Technology
Now, you can practise firing employees in virtual reality

One of the biggest challenges for a manager is to break it to their employees that they are being relieved from their duties.

Russian firm offers females Rs. 106 bonus for wearing skirts

01 Jun 2019

Twitter
Russian firm offers females Rs. 106 bonus for wearing skirts

In a highly controversial initiative, a Russian company is trying to return to the golden age of strict gender roles. Remember when women couldn't vote? So blissful, amirite? (This was sarcasm. Don't come for me.)

Celebrating female leaders in technology, this Women's Day

08 Mar 2019

DNA
Celebrating female leaders in technology, this Women's Day

They have long broken the glass ceiling and continue to disrupt the status quo with their aggressive leadership and indomitable spirit in a field long considered men's domain: technology.