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Delhi Metro Travellers Species

Here are types one would generally find in the metro. Being the one to compose such a list undoubtedly I may belong to a freak/check-out-er category. Read on to know more.. 1. The One Who Goeszzz Well, if the station is as far as an hour away, it is okay to find a seat in that corner, put your head ...

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Game Review; Metro Last Light

Metro: Last Light is the 2nd game in the Metro Series, the first game being Metro 2033. You return to the Metro system underneath Moscow, the only place that escaped the radiation following a catastrophic nuclear war. The beginning of the game assumes that you had made a choice of annihilating the Dark Ones, scorching their home with missiles and ...

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Delhi University’s short term, industry oriented Open Learning courses

College of Open Learning of Delhi University invites admissions in skill based industry training courses” The COL on its website says, “Graduation degree does not empower the students to get a job instantly.  Most Indian graduates do not match the employment profile required by industry in a competitive global environment. Academic achievements not withstanding , graduates have no means to ...

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Safe Mode

Vaibhav Wankhede gives you the fortnightly dope from the BPO world. Since the rape and murder of a young female call centre employee from Bangalore, BPOs across country have gone into an overdrive to boost the security of their employees. But shall this fade from the public memory as just a one-off incident? Like all bad things, employees will shrug ...

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Down with Sickness!

Vaibhav Wankhede gives you a fortnightly dope from the BPO world. Many young professionals today are more or less affected by what one may call modern-day ailments. This includes the employees of the BPO sector who suffer from irritation, back pain, acidity and lack of sleep. The major factor attributed to this is the long working hours these guys put ...

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Ride With Me

Vaibhav Wankhede gives you the fortnightly dope from the BPO world. Curious about the chick who waits under your building for a car to pick her up every night? Ever wondered about the SUMOs and Indicas zipping down the roads, past midnight? Pinched yourself, when you actually spotted a TV in one of them? The answers to all these, as ...

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Fortnightly dope

In or Out ? How many times have you heard a BPO employee cribbing about his job? Chances are, that he/ she must be in an outbound process. To deconstruct the BPO lingo, ‘Outbound’ means calling people and persuading them to buy things – the same way you receive stupid telemarketing calls on your mobile. Yes, here you convince and ...

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The Fortnightly Dope

Vaibhav Wankhede gives you The Fortnightly Dope from the BPO world. BPO scams “Power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely!” goes a popular adage. And it is very true when it comes to BPO operations. Yes, we all know that call centres employees handle sensitive data like credit card info, passwords, bank account info and social security numbers (in case ...

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The Fortnightly Dope from the BPO world.

Love ‘Calls’! The lure of a great pay package, no dress code, and the ‘freedom’ that comes with money has been the reason for junta joining the BPO bandwagon. What’s more, many see call centres as the ideal place to not just make moolah – but make out. It seems hard for Cupid to strike during odd working hours, but ...

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Dope on the latest happenings in the call centre world.

Vaibhav Wankhede gives you the Dope on the latest happenings in the call centre world. Easy jobs, where art thou? BPO companies announcing “we are hiring 5000 more employees” is an old story. The new buzz is BPO companies retrenching staff because they are losing business – or in call centre parlance “processes”. Wipro Spectramind recently lost its Dell process, ...

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