What happens when an Open-Door meeting goes wrong?

What happens when an Open-Door meeting goes wrong?
by Nabomita Mazumdar December 19, 2014 Human Resource Management

“I was a top performer till I used the Open-Door. Things went nasty, so I had to resign. My managers didn’t accept my resignation and I was unethically pushed to sign Performance Development Plan. This was done to cover-up my resignation. I was then fired for non-performance. This have affected my career and my dignity. [...]

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An Year-End-Review

An Year-End-Review
by Nabomita Mazumdar December 18, 2014 Human Resource Management

“My Manager has asked me to submit a write up about whatever good I have done at work this year related to the business. He asked me to write all the initiatives I have taken for me and for the organisation.” An year-end-review is the best way to bid adieu to an annual year. In our small [...]

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Red Flag a New Hire: Do’s and Don’ts

Red Flag a New Hire: Do’s and Don’ts
by Nabomita Mazumdar December 16, 2014 Human Resource Management

“I believe a person who joined my team doesn’t having any IT experience as claimed. Please let me know how can I inform my HR on this.” Appreciate your effort to inform your HR timely. However, before proceeding would want to understand that your doubt is based on facts which will remain unchallenged no matter [...]

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How to Run An Effective Conference

by admin December 14, 2014 Sales/Marketing Management

Recently conferences have become unpopular since they are believed to take up time of many people. When you are given that duty of organizing a conference, you should know that it involves a hefty  to-do list. One should take into consideration the venue of the conference, the materials, the guests list, and the refreshments to [...]

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Ensemble 2014 at XLRI Jamshepdur

Ensemble 2014 at XLRI Jamshepdur
by Guest Contributor December 8, 2014 General / Interesting

Ensemble 2014 that began on 14th November kicked off with an inauguration, held at 10:30 in Father Prabhu Hall, XLRI. The Chief Guest was Mr.Alok Kanagat, Vice President, Engineering and Operations at Tata Steel, Jamshedpur. The event attracted a large turnout, and was presided over by Father E Abraham, Director of XLRI, Professor Pranabesh Ray, [...]

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XLRI presents Synergy 2014

XLRI presents Synergy 2014
by Guest Contributor November 3, 2014 General / Interesting

Synergy 2014 is the 1st edition of the national annual management conference of XLRI, one of India’s premier B schools.The conference is the flagship event of three of the most prestigious committees at XLRI- CRUX (Consulting and Research Undertaking at XLRI), FINAX (Finance Association at XLRI) and AXIOM (Association at XLRI for Industrial and Operations [...]

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How to create a perfect profile to land the dream job

How to create a perfect profile to land the dream job
by Nabomita Mazumdar February 18, 2014 General / Interesting

We live to work and earn better. Irrespective of the economy, we need our incomes to escalate at the rate of our dreams. There are jobs in the market that can address this, and hence begins the race to be awarded with, and often, by our dream job! Let’s begin with why and how to [...]

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Ensemble 2013 , XLRI Jamshedpur – Big Ticket Management Events

Ensemble 2013 , XLRI Jamshedpur – Big Ticket Management Events
by Nabomita Mazumdar November 17, 2013 General / Interesting

Day 2 sees finalists battling it out in big-ticket management events The second day kicked off with the second round of show-stealer Tata Administrative Services(TAS) ‘Next Gen Leader’, the prime event which aims to discover leadership potential in the bright minds of the youth across top institutions such as IIM-A, IIM-L, IIM-B, IIM-I, XLRI, SPJAIN, [...]

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Ensemble 2013 , the magic continues

Ensemble 2013 , the magic continues
by Nabomita Mazumdar November 17, 2013 General / Interesting

Q-tiyapa steals the show, wins hearts When a gang of IIT-ians comes together to create something unconventional, something exceptional is bound to happen and Q-tiyapa a.k.a The Viral Fever has become a living proof of that. For Mr. Vipul Goyal, who founded “Humorously Yours”, it was a clear question of following the heart as he [...]

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Ensemble 2013 – XLRI , Jamshedpur

Ensemble 2013 –  XLRI , Jamshedpur
by Nabomita Mazumdar November 15, 2013 General / Interesting

Its time for Ensemble at XLRI! Last year it was a dream marathon of management events. There were more than 44 events in three days with 1400 students participating from best of the B-schools across the country! Here’s a quick look to what we did in 2012  Switch to this year, and here begins Ensemble [...]

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Why Training Programs don’t impact Business Objectives? – Thought Paper

Why Training Programs don’t impact Business Objectives? – Thought Paper
by Guest Contributor September 26, 2013 General / Interesting

Training programs are designed with a business need in mind. However in reality, after the initial “wow” effect, the momentum goes away and next year we have another training program with the same end objective in mind. Training [ˈtreɪnɪŋ] n the process of bringing a person, etc., to an agreed standard of proficiency, This is [...]

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Game for it ?

Game for it ?
by Guest Contributor September 26, 2013 General / Interesting

“What? Gaming in the workplace? No way!” This is something that we hear from Corporate HR leaders all the time! But it’s time we asked the important question – “Why not?” Employees dream of a workplace that they love going back to every day. The drivers could be challenging work, rewards or a great working [...]

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