There is no denying being downsized is difficult, and bouncing back, harder still. But it is not impossible. Kurth spent a year exploring his options before deciding to start Vocation Vacations, a company that helps clients test drive their dream jobs as vacations. At the time, he had three mortgages to pay off, and both he and his partner got the pink slip on the same day, but they found a way to survive. So can you. “[Being laid off] can be a tragedy or an opportunity,” offers Lore. “Turn it into an opportunity of a lifetime. What do you have to lose?” … [Read more...] about Top Jobs 2008: A Guide to Layoff Survival
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A history of hacks This scenario played out in 1998 when hackers took control of the U.S.-German ROSAT X-ray satellite. They did it by hacking into computers at the Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland. The hackers then instructed the satellite to aim its solar panels directly at the sun. This effectively fried its batteries and rendered the satellite useless. The defunct satellite eventually crashed back to earth in 2011. Hackers could also hold satellites for ransom, as happened in 1999 when hackers took control of the U.K.’s SkyNet satellites. … [Read more...] about What happens when all the tiny satellites we’re shooting into space get hacked?
The probe agency has challenged the July 12, 2019, order passed by the high court at Ranchi, saying it had "erroneously" suspended the sentence awarded by the trial court and released the RJD chief on bail in one of the fodder-scam cases. … [Read more...] about SC notice to Lalu Prasad Yadav on plea challenging bail
“When I’m assessing new talent, I want to see how the individual can create ease in a room, connect quickly with peers, and demonstrate capability,” she says. “All of that is done through soft skills of conversation starting, putting people at ease, creating an environment that leads to productivity. It means waiting for your interviewer to finish their sentences before starting, being introspective about the answer, and connecting with them as a person.” … [Read more...] about How to demonstrate 3 important soft skills during an interview
Energy ship broker and consultancy firm Poten & Partners has said that at least five LNG cargoes had been diverted from China, and another 30 due toland there this month could face diversions, delays or force majeure declarations. For the LNG industry, this kind of force majeure situation had never happened earlier and therefore there is this panic. … [Read more...] about Explained | Why LNG prices are falling and what’s the outlook