WORK FROM HOME

  • Irrespective of Yahoo's decision, work from home to stay in India March 6, 2013

    New Delhi: The trend of employees working from home is here to stay in India despite companies like Yahoo! banning the practice, experts have said. The decision by new Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer to ban work from home plans has set off a debate as to whether this was a...
  • Yahoo bans working from home, sparks debate February 27, 2013

    London: An internal memo at Yahoo introducing a ban on working from home has sparked a debate on whether remote working leads to greater productivity and job satisfaction or kills creativity and is just a chance to slack off. Working remotely has become commonplace due to technology and has been welcomed...
  • Wealth Spl: Ideas to make money in spare time April 18, 2009

    Name: Dr Suresh Ahuja Where he lives: Mumbai Profession: Doctor What he does: Makes extra cash by putting in a few extra hours, post work. Ever thought of taking up a job you would enjoy during your weekends? Or even after office hours? Dr Suresh Ahuja is one such person. Ask him about his work...
  • Bangalore techies get paid to stay at home December 1, 2007

    Bangalore: Wedged between the wardrobe and the family photos, is Satish Sundar's workstation. This 40yearold became a medical language specialist at one of the country's oldest BPOs two years ago. But Sundar soon realised that he was fatigued every day not by the work, but by the traveling. So...
  • Got a PC? Work for $20 bn market May 13, 2007

    New Delhi: IT giants like IBM, Infosys, Wipro and WNS providing offshore services from India now have a new rival on the fast expanding BPO landscape. The new challenger are the individuals who could be sitting anywhere alone before their personal computer, but have before them an addressable...