A decision by Coca-Cola Co's chief executive to decline his 2014 bonus did not go far enough, a well-known pay critic said Friday, indicating the company could face more scrutiny of its compensation ahead of its shareholder meeting this spring.
Pharmaceuticals tycoon Dilip Shanghvi has surpassed Mukesh Ambani as the world's richest Indian with a net worth of $21.5 billion (Rs 1.33 lakh crore at 1 dollar = 62 rupees) - within two days of the Reliance Industries chief being ranked India's wealthiest for the 8th straight year.
IT major Accenture and e-tailer Amazon emerged as the top recruiters at IIM-Ahmedabad, India's premier business school said in a statement on Tuesday.
GATE 2015 or Graduate Aptitude Test examination results will be available online.
According to the survey conducted by CareerBuilder India, about 56 per cent employers come to know within first five minutes of an interview if a job candidate is a good fit for a position.
Top global consulting firms like Accenture, Deloitte, KPMG, McKinsey & Co and ZS Associates continued to recruit in large numbers.
According to HR experts, the start-ups employed about 50,000 to 60,000 people in the last year itself and the hiring outlook looks positive across sectors in the near term.
According to experts, companies are already gearing up for hiring the best talent.
It further said that almost half of the Indian employees view excessive workload as the key source of stress, followed by inadequate staffing and unclear job expectations. Poor team working environment is also an important source of stress for Indian employees.
Catamaran Ventures, the venture fund backed by Infosys founder N R Narayana Murthy participated in the hiring process for the first time at IIM K this year.
Monster.Com's employment index, a monthly gauge of the country's online job demand, stood at 151 during January, registering 6 per cent growth over January 2014 when it stood at 142.
She said currently the Supreme Court does not allow state-run banks to go for campus recruitment to these premier institutions as every vacancy has to be advertised so that everyone should be able to participate in it.
The year 2015 is likely to see an average pay increase of 11.3 per cent across job roles, slightly higher than actual average salary rise of 10.9 per cent across India Inc in 2014.
The findings are part of professional networking site LinkedIn's latest annual list of the most overused words and phrases on the professional network site.
Indian economy under the leadership of Prime Minister Modi seems proactive and serious about reforms, however 'ease of doing business' in India still remains a concern among global players, Mr Peribere said.
A city-wise analysis shows all metro cities registered an increase in hiring activity in December 2014 when compared with December 2013.
With more than 3,000 tech/ digital start-ups, India is the fourth largest base for new companies, the trade body said.
It may be a bumper new year for the job market, with India Inc planning to create close to 10 lakh new jobs and dole out pay hikes of up to 40 per cent for best performers in 2015.
Professional networking website LinkedIn has revealed 25 hottest skills that were in demand in the US this year. LinkedIn analysed the skills and experience data in over 330 million member profiles to gather the data.