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Spring Issue 2005

Wages Struggle Against Inflation

  • March 01, 2005
Wages rose an average of 10 to 12 percent over the past year, as companies reacted to creeping inflation and competed for qualified staff, Ernst & Young said in a survey published December.

Moscow Market Review

  • March 01, 2005
With no signs of a recession in sight, the capital's labor market is continuing to develop stably.

Regional Report

  • March 01, 2005
While the capital's labor market is now approaching maturity, labor markets in other large cities of Russia are still developing very fast, driven by companies expanding their operations nationwide.

Careers in Retail Banking

  • March 01, 2005
Top recruiters explain what it takes to start and build a career in retail banking one of the fastest growing areas of Russias young, but rapidly developing financial services industry.

What Do Banks Offer?

  • March 01, 2005
With over 40 years of banking experience, the chairman and managing director of Banque Societe Generale Vostok, Michel Bricout, seemed like the perfect person to begin with.

Making It: At Home & Away

  • March 01, 2005
Mikhail Tsarev, Partner and Head of Financial Advisory Services Russia & CIS at KPMG talks to Jobs & Careers about what it takes to make a career as an international high-flyer..

How to Get Head-Hunted Faster

  • March 01, 2005
Recruitment companies must have the quantity and quality of knowledge and the speed to be able to be consultants with a capital C.

Handy Tips for Future Jet-Setters

  • March 01, 2005
When it comes to working abroad or for a foreign company, think before you take the plunge

Power Woman Controls A Mans Empire

  • March 01, 2005
Gender has nothing to do with it. If you keep arguing Because Im a woman then forget about having a career.

A Nerve-Shattering Business

  • March 01, 2005
The rate of business growth means that Russian top managers are constantly up against the clock.

10 Ways to Beat Stress

  • March 01, 2005
t's a real issue affecting most lives, and yet, paradoxically, as companies are putting more effort into training people to work more effectively, we are forgetting the basic rules of how to relax, often unwinding with alcohol, exhaustive partying, or loud entertainment.

How to Gain an Extra Week

  • March 01, 2005
Youre sick of manic 70-hour workweeks packed with e-mail messages, meetings, projects and countless interruptions. Youve resolved to manage your time at the office better. By saving as little as 10 minutes a day, you gain some 40 hours a year thats a whole week of extra vacation time! Easier said than done? Here are a few pointers to put you on the right track.

Turning Back Turnover

  • March 01, 2005
How to make your staff immune to being tempted by better offers

No Sign of Cease-Fire in the War for Talent

  • March 01, 2005
Employers will win the war on talent by pre-emptive strikes find out what the issues are for your employees before they vote with their feet. Most counter offers are rejected!

Cash Wins Staff

  • March 01, 2005
The one thing that unites all professionals involved in human resources or headhunting is the knowledge that nothing stays the same for long.

They Dont Just Teach at the Corporate University

  • March 01, 2005
It took more than a month for the HR department of Viktoriya, the company which owns the Dyoshevo and Kvartal retail chains, to find unqualified staff in time for the opening of its new shop in Yuzhnoye Butovo.

Management at Play

  • March 01, 2005
Business games can teach a lot to those who are able to draw conclusions from them

MBA: Local or Foreign?

  • March 01, 2005
Its not all in a name. However impressive the letters MBA may look on a business card, they cover a multitude of sins. It pays to do as much groundwork as possible about your course and to shop around before signing up.

Networking Your Way to Success Begins in the MBA Classroom

  • March 01, 2005
Doing an MBA is as much about making friends and influencing people as studying business. After all, your fellow students could be your future clients or even partners.

Millions of Dollars In Scholarships Await MBA Students

  • March 01, 2005
Gaining a scholarship not only means an end to financial worries - it makes you more marketable when it comes to applying to business school