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Double-digit pay hikes, robust hiring on the cards in India, says Mercer

July 22, 2011
Double-digit salary increases and creation of new jobs will continue in the Indian economy, says a survey conducted by the consulting firm, Mercer. According to the Mercer India Monitor, a study of 90 companies released last week, India Inc is expected to provide an average salary hike of 12.7%, wit…

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The Right Technology to Enhance Your Real Estate Business

July 20, 2011

In today’s world, controlling your personal and professional relationship is the key to success. Infact success in real estate business starts with relationships.

However, with the advent of social and professional networking sites such as facebook, twitter, linkedin etc. though staying in touch w…

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Indian Angel Network invests in GrOffr.com: a Real Estate group buying pioneer

July 20, 2011

Indian Angel Network, India's first and largest business angel investor group, invested in a real estate group buying pioneer, GrOffr.com to help them expand their reach in India. GrOffr.com, co-founded by management school classmates and colleagues at a large financial services firm Sandeep Reddy…

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Real Estate Education enhances transparency, professionalism & business volume

July 13, 2011
by S.K.Jha*
Real estate broking profession lacks credibility and is always looked at with suspicion. However, the credibility of this profession can be enhanced through real estate education. A thoroughly planned system of real estate education can not only improve the credibility of property profess…

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A Better Approach Towards Training ‘Fresh-Out-Of-College Grads’

July 9, 2011

It was about 65°F when we walked into the large auditorium at the west end of the college campus. Since it was late autumn, the leaves were turning yellow and the evening was turning dark earlier. You could see the street lights from the top-end of the glass enclosures of the room. It was the star…

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Tax saving in a gift pack

July 3, 2011

Mail Today, On Friday 1 July 2011, 11:05 AM
Do you have some excess cash that you want to invest? Maybe you can think of an indirect method of investing (that is not in your own name), and save some tax on the income. Investing in assets or financial instruments directly in your own name will incr…

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Jerry Greenfield on the Key Ingredients of Success

July 1, 2011

David Walker, Corporate Communications; Source: Credit Suisse


Jerry Greenfield, co-founder of Ben and Jerry’s Homemade Inc., shares his views on the importance of social awareness for entrepreneurs and the success of his values-led ice cream business. The interview was conducted during the annual …

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EduMark CEO Invited to Deliberate Upon Educational Framework in Construction & Infrastructure Sector

June 26, 2011

Union Government is planning to create a national vocational educational framework pertaining to construction and infrastructure sector in the country. In this regard, a meeting of experts has been convened on 27th June, 2011 at Delhi under the chairmanship of Shri Kapil Sibbal, Hon’ble Minister f…

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EduMark CEO Invited to Deliberate Upon Educational Framework in Construction & Infrastructure Sector

June 26, 2011

Union Government is planning to create a national vocational educational framework pertaining to construction and infrastructure sector in the country. In this regard, a meeting of experts has been convened on 27th June, 2011 at Delhi under the chairmanship of Shri Kapil Sibbal, Hon’ble Minister f…

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Credai Evaluating Possibility to Replicate Pune’s Onsite Training Model for Other States

June 20, 2011

The Confederation of Real Estate Developers Association of India (Credai), the apex body for private real estate developers in the country, is currently evaluating the possibility of replicating the onsite training model for construction workers, being implemented by its Pune chapter, to more states…

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Credai Evaluating Possibility to Replicate Pune’s Onsite Training Model for Other States

June 20, 2011

The Confederation of Real Estate Developers Association of India (Credai), the apex body for private real estate developers in the country, is currently evaluating the possibility of replicating the onsite training model for construction workers, being implemented by its Pune chapter, to more states…

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How to Become a Real Estate Investment Analyst

June 14, 2011

by S.K.Jha, EduMark Realty Education Services
Real estate investment analysts are the most important and vital element in real estate investment decision making process and in optimization of the performance of currently held portfolio of investors. Their prime responsibility is to find out the fe…

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How to Become a Real Estate Investment Analyst

June 14, 2011

by S.K.Jha, EduMark Realty Education Services
Real estate investment analysts are the most important and vital element in real estate investment decision making process and in optimization of the performance of currently held portfolio of investors. Their prime responsibility is to find out the fe…

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Ready aim hired

June 4, 2011
Perceptions about interviews usually depend on the interviewer's likeability and first impressions.
Right after a job interview, you could either be supremely confident or faintly worried. Either way, we feel pretty relieved when it is all over. Perceptions about interviews u…

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Ready aim hired

June 4, 2011
Perceptions about interviews usually depend on the interviewer's likeability and first impressions.
Right after a job interview, you could either be supremely confident or faintly worried. Either way, we feel pretty relieved when it is all over. Perceptions about interviews u…

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Real estate courses: EduMark announces dates for admission

May 25, 2011

Real estate education institute 'EduMark' has announced dates for the next batch of its various real estate courses. These courses include certificate in real estate management, diploma in property sales & transaction and planning & starting property Consulting Business. While, these courses will …

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Real estate courses: EduMark announces dates for admission

May 25, 2011

Real estate education institute 'EduMark' has announced dates for the next batch of its various real estate courses. These courses include certificate in real estate management, diploma in property sales & transaction and planning & starting property Consulting Business. While, these courses will …

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Understanding Residential Property Investment

May 23, 2011

The fundamental aims of any residential property investment should be to maximise yield as well as capital gains and to reduce the risk as far as possible. To illustrate, renovating and embellishing a property makes it eligible for a higher rent, which means maximised…

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Understanding Residential Property Investment

May 23, 2011

The fundamental aims of any residential property investment should be to maximise yield as well as capital gains and to reduce the risk as far as possible. To illustrate, renovating and embellishing a property makes it eligible for a higher rent, which means maximised…

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Realty Estate Sector Witnessing Labour Shortage

May 23, 2011

Real estate firms are feeling the pinch of skilled and unskilled labour shortage as infrastructure growth picks up and workers get tapped by retail and other service-oriented industries. Cost of acquiring and retaining talent is going up too. “Delays are high in finishing stage. Shortages of carpe…

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