New Delhi | December 10, 2013 12:40 (IST)
According to the Employment Outlook Survey released today by ManpowerGroup, Indian employers are anticipating a brisk pace of hiring for the January-March period, especially in mining, construction and services sector.
New Delhi | November 28, 2013 20:47 (IST)
Moreover, the survey found that the unemployment rate among people who cannot read and write any language or are considered illiterate was the lowest with 3.7 per cent without work in the 15-29 age group.
November 27, 2013 11:14 (IST)
B-school graduates from India are the world's most academically distinguished, the report noted. Students from IIM Bangalore (780) and IIM Ahmedabad (767) scored more in the GMAT exam as compared to their US (Stanford 730) and European (INSEAD 704) counterparts, the report found.
Washington | November 25, 2013 15:30 (IST)
A large-scale field experiment conducted by Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) researchers tested the impact that information posted on a popular social networking site by job candidates can have on employers' hiring behaviour.
November 22, 2013 15:54 (IST)
The Sensex fell 12 points to end at 20,217, extending its losses to nearly 675 points in three days.
Bangalore | November 21, 2013 19:58 (IST)
Stating that off campus placement would be primarily for freshers, Mr Mukherjee said, "....given the environment today where the number of organisations that are visiting various campuses have come down, and the offers are not too many- so can we look at a way where in if we are not visiting but there can be bright candidates who have not got an opportunity. That is what we are looking at."
New Delhi | November 18, 2013 14:33 (IST)
Three in five (60 per cent) of those with middle incomes say they like or love their job as compared to just over half (52 per cent) of high earners. Lowest earners are the least content with less than half (47 per cent) saying they are happy at work.
November 18, 2013 10:33 (IST)
Firms that hire a large number of college or professional-school graduates for entry-level positions tend to offer standard packages and avoid negotiating with new recruits. If a firm hires more than four or five people each cycle and has hired "classes" of new employees with similar qualifications for years, the business-school student may have little room to negotiate his offer.
New Delhi | November 17, 2013 11:35 (IST)
According to a survey by CareerBuilder, among the nine surveyed countries, India is the strictest when it comes to tardiness, Brazil came in second, a distance 16 per cent behind, where 26 per cent of employers have fired a staff for coming late.
New Delhi | October 24, 2013 17:27 (IST)
This is the second year in a row that Accenture has retained its number one spot, the professional networking site said.
Mumbai | October 16, 2013 19:05 (IST)
However, the salary levels for the trainees joining in FY15 would be at the current Rs 3.15-3.25 lakh per annum level, he said, but declined to comment on lateral hiring for FY15.
Mumbai | October 16, 2013 18:39 (IST)
TCS' announcement to increase hiring comes amidst a series of gloomy news on the macro front, including quarterly domestic growth falling to four-year lows.
Mumbai | October 14, 2013 07:45 (IST)
The Q1 of the fiscal saw over 1.25 lakh new jobs. The cities that created the maximum number of jobs were Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi-NCR, Kolkata and Mumbai.
New Delhi | October 03, 2013 09:38 (IST)
On the cusp of a boom in its working-age population, India is racing against time to raise the quality of its education to prevent a demographic dividend turning into a demographic curse.
New Delhi | September 26, 2013 14:06 (IST)
Employers are hiring reactively (just-in-time) when there are projects as employment intentions lag business sentiment, and this leaves little scope for training and orientation, the TeamLease report said.
New Delhi | August 07, 2013 16:25 (IST)
The Naukri Job Speak Index -- which tracks monthly hiring activities online -- rose to 1,323 last month. This marks an increase of about eight per cent compared to the index reading of 1,230 in June.
Washington | July 26, 2013 22:27 (IST)
International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Friday that its Asia Pacific director Anoop Singh has decided to quit in the coming months.
Chennai | July 23, 2013 21:31 (IST)
Hiring for IT graduates in the country would witness a slight difference from this year, as hiring patterns have changed and priorities placed on soft skills and domain-based specialisation, a top Nasscom official has said.
New Delhi | July 04, 2013 16:52 (IST)
At a time when the UK is mulling hefty visa cash bond raising concerns here, France announced on Thursday a slew of India-specific measures easing visa norms for those wanting to pursue higher education, a move that is expected to increase the inflow of Indian students to that country.
July 04, 2013 12:33 (IST)
Public sector banks plan to hire 50,000 persons and open 10,000 branches in the current fiscal, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday.