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Meet Vijaya Kumar Ivaturi, the ex-CTO of Wipro, who’s ‘not business as usual’ Our Techie Tuesdays candidate for the week, Vijaya Kumar Ivaturi, fondly known as IVK among his colleagues, has nothing usual about him.

Meet Vijaya Kumar Ivaturi, the ex-CTO of Wipro, who’s ‘not business as usual’

Be Internet Awesome - About. Find The Best Career Quiz to Help You Find Your Dream Job. How to Communicate Hard Messages at Work. The following is an excerpt from The New Rules of Work: The Modern Playbook for Navigating Your Career, which hits the shelves April 18, 2017.

How to Communicate Hard Messages at Work

One of the biggest mistakes people inadvertently make when communicating with others is passing off their feelings, perspectives, or observations as fact. This happens especially when sharing difficult messages, like critical feedback for a colleague or boss. Unsurprisingly, this often leads to conflict or frustration, instead of the resolu- tion or change you were going for. In such situations, the key is to avoid passing off your feelings as objective statements, and in particular to avoid doing it in a way that could come off as judging. How to Negotiate Salary: 37 Tips You Need to Know.

Whether we’re starting a new job or gunning for a promotion at our current one, we all know that we should be negotiating.

How to Negotiate Salary: 37 Tips You Need to Know

Or do we? Not Giving Up Landed This Woman Her Dream Career. When Brandi Ellis got a job as a switchboard operator at Harrah’s in 1990, she was 20 years old and unsure where her career would take her.

Not Giving Up Landed This Woman Her Dream Career

“I took a huge risk, left home, and showed up in Vegas,” she says. But that roll of the dice was a lucky one: “Almost 27 years later, I’m with the same company. How to (Non-Awkwardly) Reach Out to Old Contacts. According to a recent Inc. article, the most valuable people in your network are your “dormant ties,” defined as people you used to know but don’t currently keep in touch with.

How to (Non-Awkwardly) Reach Out to Old Contacts

And while that may be true, I’d argue it’s only the first piece of the puzzle. How you reach out is just as critical as to whom. Think about it: When an old associate contacts you out of the blue, you’re either pleased or perplexed to hear from him or her. How to Write Resume Bullets That'll Get Attention. Not to be a downer, but most job postings receive an average of 250 applications per role.

How to Write Resume Bullets That'll Get Attention

This might seem like a depressing number, but it’s important to keep the competition in mind. Why? Because it reminds you that it is worth putting that extra time into your application (even if you’d rather be doing something else). As a professional resume writer, there is one change I’m always recommending to my clients: perfecting their bullet points. All you need to know about the UDAN scheme for low-cost, regional connectivity. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday flagged off the maiden flight between Shimla and New Delhi under government’s UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik) scheme, an endeavour to make regional connectivity easy.

All you need to know about the UDAN scheme for low-cost, regional connectivity

The following are the key features of the scheme: 1. The UDAN scheme aims to stimulate regional connectivity with flights covering distances up to 800 km through a market-based mechanism. 2. 43 cities are expected to be mainstreamed on India’s flight connectivity grid. “Venture Capital For The People”: Making The Case For A Basic Income. In a well-received talk at TED’s 2017 conference, Bregman argued that we can end poverty by giving people the cash they don’t earn–that is, by adopting a universal basic income.

“Venture Capital For The People”: Making The Case For A Basic Income

And, contrary to some basic income naysayers, he says the policy needn’t be particularly expensive. Raising every American above the poverty line would cost about $175 billion, he says–about a third of what we spend on national defense. Bregman, author of the book Utopia for Realists (our review here), argues that we’re too moralistic about poverty. Why You Should Wake Up Early? The riveting stories of this year’s six Goldman prize winners. The Goldman Environmental Prize, the annual honour to environmental activists for exemplary work at the grassroots level, has been awarded to six people, including Prafulla Samantara of India.

The riveting stories of this year’s six Goldman prize winners

While five activists were awarded for successfully blocking projects that could potentially harm the eco-system, one person was awarded for his fight for environmental clean-up. Founded in 1989 by Richard and Rhoda Goldman, the award, presented to one person from each liveable continent, is announced on Earth Day. Uroš Macerl, Slovenia, Europe Uroš Macerl, an organic farmer from Slovenia, successfully stopped Lafarge, a cement firm, from co-incinerating petcoke with hazardous industrial waste at Trbovlje in central Slovenia. Lafarge gave life to a more-than-century-old cement plant in Trbovlje and began production by using petcoke. Macerl is now the president of Eko Krog and continues to his fight to protect the environment. mark!

Six Things you should know about the Finance Act 2017. The Finance Act 2017 is going to impact up to 40 different laws (including various tax laws) governing the whole country, the finance Act is unprecedented in its scope.

Six Things you should know about the Finance Act 2017

Finance Act 2017 demonstrated the phrase “expect the unexpected” from the perspective of personal tax. There was considerable guesswork up until the budget day with respect to reduction in the slab rates and several other sops. However, the Finance Minister came up with a modest, yet an impactful set of schemes for pleasing the common man. Here are 6 key takeaways from the Finance Act 2017 that you must know: 1. Vitamin K - Facts You Never Knew About It! - By Dr. Ekta Jain. Vitamins are essential micronutrients which the body requires, though in small amounts, for optimal health. These chemicals play a crucial role in keeping our body healthy and disease free.One such vitamin is vitamin K, which is essential for optimal blood clotting process, and also has multiple other benefits. More details about the functions, benefits and sources are listed below. Functions/Benefits: Vitamin K is actually a group of vitamins and has K1, K2, and K3.

Fix Google Drive: Sorry, you can't view or download this file error - gHacks Tech News. Sorry, you can't view or download this file at this time is an error message that you may get when you try to download files on Google Drive. The explanation for the error message is simple: while users are free to share files publicly, or with a large number of users, quotas are in effect that limit availability. If too many users view or download a file, it may be locked for a 24 hour period before the quota is reset. The period that a file is locked may be shorter according to Google. If a file is particularly popular, it may take days or even longer before you manage to download it to your computer or place it on your Drive storage.

How to download, install and remove themes from Windows Store - gHacks Tech News. The Windows 10 Creators Update ships with options to install desktop themes for the operating system from the built-in Windows Store. Microsoft introduced basic theme customization options when it released the Windows 7 operating system. These options allowed you to set custom backgrounds, colors, sounds and less than a handful of other customization options. This made it easy for anyone to change some display features of the operating system, but was far from the customization options that full themes brought to the table. The very same system, albeit with some minor improvements, is still active in Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system. Starting with the Creators Update, Windows 10 users may download themes from Windows Store. 31 Attention Grabbing Cover Letter Examples. Natural Gas Moves to the Naughty List - Bloomberg. Think coal’s got it bad in the fight against climate change?

Watch what happens to natural gas. Power plants around the world are stepping up their use of gas as a fuel because it burns cleaner than coal—and in the U.S., at least, it’s cheaper. Gas now supplies about a third of the country’s power, up from just 17 percent a decade ago. But U.S. environmentalists have vowed to go after gas-fired power plants with the same vengeance they’ve used to force the retirements of hundreds of coal facilities. Even coal miners are warning their fossil fuel kin to beware. Coal lost its place as America’s No. 1 power plant fuel last year, dethroned by gas. Natural gas is often promoted as clean because it releases half as much carbon dioxide as coal when combusted. Five Lessons I Learned In The First 24 Hours After Launching My Startup. Five Misconceptions I Had To Abandon Fast As A New Manager. When I started my first management role, my mental image of what a manager should be was of a sober professional dressed in formal business attire.

Why Facebook, Not LinkedIn, Is The Professional Network Of Choice For These 4 CEOs. She’s got 225,000 Facebook likes, knows her way around a selfie stick, and posts updates that get reshared hundreds of times. How To Enlist Other People To Do Your Networking For You. Earlier in my career, when I was single and starting out, I actually enjoyed networking events–free drinks, new people, and the sense of possibility. Here’s How To Network When You Aren’t Sure What You Need. Networking is something that makes a lot of people cringe—and understandably so. When people think of the word “networking,” images of forced and insincere flattery comes to mind. Here’s How I Complete My To-Do List Every Day. Your Step-by-Step Guide to Building Your Personal Website in a Week. Why and How to Buy a Domain Name. I can tell you the exact moment I started feeling like a true professional: when I registered the domain “”

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