Are you prepared for a poor salary increment?

Are you prepared for a poor salary increment?

For most, appraisal season brings along a sense of nervous optimism. This year, hiring and staffing managers are expecting poor appraisals for employees in several sectors including IT, telecom, real estate and startups, due to micro- and macroeconomic factors. Further, employers are under extreme pressure to retain the best in the firm with adequate growth in their appraisals, considering the future prospects of the business. This means that there might not be enough to go around, and your salary hike could turn out to be disappointing. While you can’t do…

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Rediff Q: Will this Budget be a gamechanger?

Rediff Q: Will this Budget be a gamechanger?

Harsh Roongta, Mahesh Padmanabhan, Anil Rego answer the most sought after questions on Budget Day. Rediff Q: What are your Budget expectations/wishlist? Harsh Roongta, Investment Advisor, harshroongta.com  • Fiscal deficit in control for the next year as per FRBM. • Aggressive tax compliance assumptions will be taken. • Aggressive growth assumptions for agri and manufacturing will be assumed. • DBS and electronic payments for all government payments. • Expansion of subsidy programmes for low income households, but at lower outlay through better targeting due to DBS. • Tax on cash…

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Certified Financial Planner- For an International Career in Finance

Certified Financial Planner- For an International Career in Finance

Are you a budding finance professional who wants to pursue a non-conventional career? Do you think that Chartered Accountancy and Company Secretary -ship careers are things of the past? Then you are reading the right space! When it comes to a career in finance, certifications do a lot of talking for you.  It’s needless to talk about your acumen because if you’ve been thinking about a career in finance you must have a great ability to figure out analytics.   The Chartered Accountant who charted the Career she wanted. Adithi…

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