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HCL hiring kids straight out of high school

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 05:22:11 GMT

(image) Nine months of classroom training will give the students the foundation they need in engineering subjects followed by three months of training to acquaint them with a working environment.

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) introduces policy to encourage entrepreneurship

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:59:54 GMT

(image) UPES offers specialised programmes in high-growth sectors like oil & gas, power, infrastructure, IT, design, planning & architecture, public policy, legal studies and more.

LinkedIn announces top social recruiters in India

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:48:19 GMT

(image) The top social recruiters list of 2017 includes professionals from start-ups, internet businesses, and technology companies.

Aricent-Nasscom Foundation to impart employable skills to 3400 engineering students

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:01:51 GMT

(image) The initiative dubbed ARISE - Aricent Skills for Employability Program, is a CSR initiative by design and engineering company, Aricent, in partnership with the NASSCOM Foundation.

Business executives say organisations not 'change agile': Mercer

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:31:42 GMT

(image) According to Mercer's 2017 Global Talent Trends Study, 83% of organisations surveyed in India are planning to redesign their structure in the next two years yet only 11% execs said their organisation is "change agile".

Finding quality talent one of the most challenging aspects, think 39% employers

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:19:36 GMT

(image) Offering a clear career growth path is the best way to attract and hire top talent, say most HR managers and recruiters who participated in this TimesJobs study.

Recruitment team in India not using mobile recruiting tools: Survey

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:05:48 GMT

(image) Relatively few organisations use other services that RPOs offer, such as employer branding, building talent communities, or creating metrics for reporting and decision making.

LinkedIn releases list of recruiters in India who recruited smartly last year

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 07:42:42 GMT

(image) The list was compiled based on each recruiter’s LinkedIn Recruiter Index for the period starting January 2016 to December 2016 and their engagement times.

Idea-Vodafone merger: Surplus telco talent to be redeployed

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 07:26:58 GMT

(image) Rituparna Chakraborty, EVP & Co-founder, Teamlease, said, "The first principle of an M&A is to draw synergies and make the entity bottomline accretive. There will be overlaps and it will lead to redundancies."

32% Indian professionals land a new job via social networks: LinkedIn

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 07:24:37 GMT

(image) The top recruiters are ranked based on their effectiveness in attracting and hiring talent using LinkedIn.

Watch out, fresh graduates! IT companies are leaving you for Americans

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 06:51:10 GMT

(image) IT companies have made 60,000 job offers to fresh engineering graduates in Indian campuses in 2017 as against 100,000 offers in 2016.

How to earn your manager’s respect

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 20:14:24 GMT

(image) It will be hard for your manager to not acknowledge your capability if you have the respect of your peers.

Rivigo looks to hire 450 this quarter

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 20:08:13 GMT

(image) “We will continue to digitise and transform the logistics sector in the country, and are in the process of building many core technology products, for which we need to scale up our technology team,” Gazal Kalra, co-founder of Rivigo said.

Lost your job? Stay positive, don't give in to depression

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 19:59:05 GMT

(image) De-stressing exercises can be helpful for people seeking to come to grips with a layoff, said Ekta Soni, consulting psychologist at Delhi’s Indraprastha Apollo Hospital.

IIM-Indore sees top offer of Rs 39 lakh per annum

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:25:40 GMT

(image) The highest -- 28 per cent -- job offers came from strategy and consulting sector, while 27 per cent of offers came from the financial sector firms.