While the world was glued to the biggest sporting event, the Olympics in Rio, a smaller bunch of people were competing to prove their skills in Microsoft Excel. (And Word and PowerPoint.)
And instead of the massive stadiums, the courts, and mysterious-green pools of Rio, sat rows of computers loaded up with every Good Employee’s 3 best friends: Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
Lizzie Chapman hilariously describes a day in the life of an average startup person in Bengaluru, India’s silicon valley.
Getting fired is bad enough – having a viral video made out of is infinitely worse.
The job market is competitive, and finding one can be extremely challenging. Finding a good soulmate can be the only thing tougher than finding a good job. However, this woman from New York seems to think otherwise. Delighted by having scored a lovely job, Benita Abrahams, decided to give it the respect the event deserved and created a photoshoot with her…job.
While a government bank like SBI might have stuck out like a sore thumb alongside the job listings of some of the hottest startups and aspirational tech companies in India on a job portal, one click inside confirmed its government-job roots. We break down some of the requirements to apply for the open roles at SBI to get a glimpse into how jobs in government organisations work.
Your favourite internet companies have all the technology in the world to keep you informed, entertained and socially active – online. But diversifying is in their DNA and everyone from Google to Instagram have decided to expand their influence beyond the internet. One chappal at a time. Here’s some of our favourite lesser known products by our favourite social networks.
While Netflix’s library currently doesn’t look very Indian, their social media team seems to have the Indian thing down pat.
Now, Microsoft is one of the largest and greatest companies in the world. But it’s not exactly what you associate with “cool”. Come on it’s the same company that made Powerpoint and Excel! However, if an email to an intern is to go by, Microsoft is trying to turn things around and get into the cool club. (A prom more like though.) A company recruiter emailed a Microsoft intern informing him about an upcoming visit…
Politicians commuting to work usually conjure images of ambassadors with a red light atop, surrounded by a convoy of more cars.
However, this MP decided to give a new spin to bike to work, by cycling all the way to the Rashtrapati Bhavan on a good ol’ bicycle.
After naked restaurants, come naked offices. The last time a whole office went naked at work, it was for an April fool gag. This time it’s thanks to a president’s slip of tongue.
It comes after President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko, 61, mixed up his words during a speech on new technology.