Format: June, 2018

Rituparna Chakraborty

29 Aug, 2016

Drop in demand for engineering courses, 44% seats lie vacant

An article in Indian Express talks about how poor quality of education and dearth of jobs in the market has led to a drop in demand for engineering courses in Maharashtra; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty. Most seats in the electrical and allied streams — around 70 per cent of the total seats — are lying...

3 min's, 17 sec's

Rituparna Chakraborty

29 Aug, 2016

Have a failed startup? Let it shine on your CV

An article in Hindustan Times talks about how candidates are mentioning their failed startup ventures on their resumes; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty. Four years ago, Suyog Agrawal quit his job as a research analyst to launch his own food startup, Zodiac Foods. However, reaching break-even seemed a...

3 min's, 15 sec's

Kunal Sen

26 Aug, 2016

Spurious MBA education - a useless, fancy, label

In background checks carried out during 2014 23% of all potential employees that were screened in India showed up a lie or a discrepancy, with more than half of this related to education. This statistic grows at 26% per annum and a lot of it originates in fake degrees and certifications obtained from dubious...

3 min's, 52 sec's

Manish Sabharwal

24 Aug, 2016

Jobs Jumla: How Technology is Upending Modi’s Monumental Plans to Put India to Work

An article in ‘The Wire’ talks about Automation is deindustrialising India, which is not sufficiently innovative to face up to the threats posed by artificial intelligence, nor equipped to build on its mainstay capabilities in agriculture and other traditional industries; along with inputs from Manish Sabharwal....

8 min's, 24 sec's

Manish Sabharwal

24 Aug, 2016

Jobs Jumla: How Technology is Upending Modi’s Monumental Plans to Put India to Work

An article in ‘The Wire’ talks about Automation is deindustrialising India, which is not sufficiently innovative to face up to the threats posed by artificial intelligence, nor equipped to build on its mainstay capabilities in agriculture and other traditional industries; along with inputs from Manish Sabharwal....

8 min's, 16 sec's

Kunal Sen

23 Aug, 2016

Hot jobs for millennials

Research finds that millennials, born between 1981 and 2000, make for top-notch product designers, store promoters, and research specialists. Most employers are well aware that the problem isn't so much attracting Millennials as it is keeping them over a long period of time. To that end, the key is to make it a...

3 min's, 22 sec's

Neeti Sharma

23 Aug, 2016

Finding the right match

An article in Mint talks about how companies are using psychometric tests to hire the right talent; along with inputs from Neeti Sharma. Can psychometric tests uncover the real you? Why companies use them during the recruitment process. As a recruiter, be wary if your potential hire has a tendency to make impulse...

5 min's, 50 sec's

Sudeep Sen

19 Aug, 2016

E-tailers to hire flexi-temp to meet festive rush

An article in Finanical Express talks about how e-retailers will use an additional 50,000 temporary workers this festive season to be able to meet delivery schedules; along with inputs from Sudeep Sen. E-retailers will use an additional 50,000 temporary workers this festive season to be able to meet delivery schedules...

2 min's, 52 sec's

Neeti Sharma

17 Aug, 2016

Students take online route to earn & learn

An article in ET Wealth, talks about how students are taking up online jobs to earn and learn; along with inputs from Neeti Sharma. Studying, making money and gaining experience, all at once. With a world of jobs and business opportunities opening up online, a number of students are earning and learning simultaneously...

3 min's, 21 sec's

Sudeep Sen

16 Aug, 2016

Temporary workers in demand on good rains

An article in Economic Times talks about how plentiful rains this monsoon have boosted the requirement of temporary workers in the country's agriculture and allied sectors; along with inputs from Sudeep Sen. Plentiful rains this monsoon have boosted the requirement of temporary workers in the country's agriculture and...

2 min's, 17 sec's

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