The global job scenario underwent its worst phase when recession started in early 2009. The huge number of job losses and layoffs demoralized many employable workers. It definitely affected the living standard of people. Many large blue chip and multinational companies retrenched numerous workers in order to cut costs. New recruitment was absolutely zilch. This led to a situation where thousands of fresh graduates were left stranded without any hope of a top-notch, high paying job. In such circumstances, one sector which is still standing tall is the government sector of India. If you are one of those news savvy

Living and working in Dubai is a dream for many. Do you have the same aspirations? Read on to know all about the employment scenario and jobs in Dubai. Dubai Dubai is one of seven emirates of the UAE. It is controlled by emir, an independent ruler. It is located in the southern part of the Persian Gulf. It is one of the wealthiest regions in the United Arab Emirates. Economy of Dubai The economy of Dubai is largely dependent on its oil industry. It is rich primarily because of its huge oil resources. The large oil reserves of Dubai

The collision of demographic changes, the rapid spread of automation and rising income inequality will have the potential to trigger an unparallel major economic and employment disruption far greater than we have ever experienced. Understanding and planning for these inevitable disruptions will be vital when future-proofing jobs. In fact, there's a total of 62 challenges workers are facing in their workplaces. People do not plan to fail. They just fail to plan and future proof themselves for the inevitable. While fear is a normal human emotion and may paralyze us from taking action, it's complacency that will absolutely kill them

A job promotion happens when you’ve come into terms with your situation in your workplace that there is no other way but to go up the ranks of the hierarchy. This is loaded with a lot of meaning particularly for this writer. He was once told by his direct supervisor that his name was on the line-up already for promotion, and just waiting for the General Manager’s signature to become official. He was doing work along Human Resources that time (and would have actually given him easy access to information on promotions but since he was the one being promoted

For those job seeking professionals that have been searching for a job for months or more, the whole job search process may seem a bit stale. Countless hours are often spent on job search websites and job search engines such as CareerBuilder.com, Dice.com, and Monster.com often resulting in minimal feedback. It is frustrating to go months without finding a job. Inevitability you begin to question career choices, your professional skills, experience, qualifications, or even your education. But you’re not alone. In times of high unemployment, a slow moving job market can create the appearance of a job search that becomes

1. Return to JFK: Two decades after Austrian Airlines launched its original, but unsuccessful transatlantic service to New York–a joint operation with Sabena Belgian World Airways inaugurated on April 1, 1969 with a Boeing 707-320 registered OE-LBA that made an intermediate stop in Brussels-it returned to the US on March 26, 1989, this time with an Airbus A-310-300 sporting registration OE-LAA. The occasion not only introduced intercontinental service to its route system, but a widebody aircraft with its first three-class cabin configuration to its fleet. Unlike the previous attempt, this one proved successful, but signaled the beginning of another two

There’s no doubt about it. People who write the best cover letters get the best job interviews. Research shows that the most effective, cover letters have a number of common characteristics. They follow a 3-part format that consistently garners positive results and earns the job applicants who wrote them highly sought after job interviews. Even if you’re not a great writer, you can write great cover letters by following the format listed below. Use this format to write the best cover letters for getting job interviews. If you write your cover letter and still aren’t comfortable with the result, have