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SPJIMR placements for Class of 2017 ends with top salary of Rs 39.5L, average salary of Rs 20.9L

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:40:38 GMT

(image) This season saw regular recruiters like TAS, Deloitte, Accenture Strategy, Mahindra GMC, HUL, P&G, Microsoft, PwC-PRTM, Axis Bank, and JM Financial.

Hiring activity slips 7 per cent in December amid uncertainty

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:37:02 GMT

(image) Although December 2016 was a slow month for hiring, the banking Industry has seen a considerable uptick with jobs increasing by 14 per cent on a year-on-year basis.

Telecom to create around 2 mn jobs this year: Report

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:25:43 GMT

(image) The entry of new service providers, the government's initiatives like 'Make in India' and thrust on mobile economy will also add to the buoyancy in the sector, the report said.

Digitisation will hit Indian employees the most: ManpowerGroup survey

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:24:59 GMT

(image) Interestingly, the survey has found 65% of the jobs GenZ would perform do not yet exist, indicating the rapid pace at which skills are evolving.

INSEAD releases fourth edition of Global Talent Competitiveness Index

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 06:35:57 GMT

(image) According to a release, GTCI measures how countries grow, attract and retain talent, providing a resource for decision makers to develop strategies for boosting their talent.

The coming skilling revolution: Survival skills for the working class

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 04:36:57 GMT

(image) The report shows education initiatives to strengthen the talent pipeline may not be enough. Now is the time for leaders and followers to take note and reskill.

Forget job losses! Mid-sized financial firms on hiring spree now!

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:38:53 GMT

(image) Private lenders are hiring scores of executives across the board in a reversal of the current trend as they aim to expand businesses.

'Employers in India likely to trim head count on automation'

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:57:07 GMT

(image) In a report released today, leading HR consultancy ManpowerGroup said new technologies would require increasingly specialist skills for people and organisations.

Unemployment in India to increase marginally in 2017-18: Report

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 06:00:07 GMT

(image) Job creation in India is not expected to pick up pace in 2017 and 2018 as unemployment rises slightly, representing a near stagnation in percentage terms.

New IIMs are still hunting high and low for directors

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 05:57:00 GMT

(image) Salary is another major issue for new directors, and it is difficult to attract senior executives from companies who earn several times more than an IIM director.

Five ways to make an impression at an interview

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:11:54 GMT

(image) You need to take care of a lot of factors such as preparation, physical appearance and body language to create a favourable impression.

You’ve got mail: How CEOs connect with employees

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:04:29 GMT

(image) Wipro founder Azim Premji, in his New Year letter, asked employees to find common ground and increase their commitment to others and to values to guide their actions in 2017.

Careers: MBAs rule the roost in insurance sector

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 19:57:03 GMT

(image) The study covered 23 life insurance, 17 general insurance, six health insurance and four reinsurance companies.

What I did in the first 100 days at work: Shaleen Sinha, Coo, Zivame

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 19:52:07 GMT

(image) I realised that I loved working in team settings on meaty challenges and in high-pressure situations.

Reversing brain drain: City has best critical mass of neuroscientists

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:08:02 GMT

(image) Brain research in India, and Bengaluru in particular, received a fillip with Infosys cofounder Kris Gopalakrishnan's Rs 225-crore grant for a brain research centre at IISc.