Tag: blue collar jobs

7 million new blue-collar jobs likely in 2021

With the economy limping back to normalcy, there is a likelihood of over 50 per cent increase in the demand for blue-collar workers across...

2.5+ lakh jobs being created monthly, especially in delivery segment

There has been a sudden spike in demand for delivery personnel. In fact, data from Vahan, a startup that uses a WhatsApp-based app to...

Cyient to hire 800 for its Warangal R&D unit

Cyient is gearing up to expand its workforce of 200 to 800, at its development centre in Warangal (Telangana). The engineering and technology solutions...

US witnessed strong job growth in June, wages picking up

From manufacturing to services industries, companies are facing difficulties finding skilled workers, such as truck drivers, carpenters and electricians. 

100% reservation for Kannadigas in blue-collar jobs in Karnataka’s pvt. sector

The state government is now considering a change in the legislation, to make this move legally justifiable.

Quikr acquires Babajob, the blue collar job listing company

Quikr already has a large base of 8 million active job seekers.

Tata Motors wage pact is all about giving workmen their due...

The blue-collared workers are set to receive their share of respect, acknowledgement and compensation as the company recently signed a landmark agreement with its Pune plant workers, linking wages to performance.

QuikrJobs acquires Hiree: Enters the white collar space

The company will now foray into white-collar jobs through this acquisition.

QuikrJobs to focus on first-time job aspirants; gets them online

The new online job portal has launched a ‘missed call service’ allowing entry-level job aspirants, with no Internet access, to create online profiles.

Chinese crane manufacturer distributes Rs 70 crore as bonus

A Chinese company sparked controversy by piling up 61 million yuan (around $9 million) in banknotes on a stage and giving it to employees...

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DA hike for employees approved: Telangana government 

On January 23, 2023, the government of Telangana approved the release of a single installment of dearness allowance (DA) for all government employees and...

Bombay HC: Financial crisis is no excuse for not paying employee

A city labour court ruled that  financial crisis cannot serve as a reason for not paying employee salaries and ordered a computer services company...

Employee strikes in European countries

On January 25, 2023, at Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER), all passenger flights were canceled as airport staff walked out because of a dispute over...

Mass layoffs causing burnout for HR

Layoffs are becoming increasingly common in today's business environment, and can create a difficult and unpleasant situation for both the organisations and the affected...

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EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

Q. You spent 16 years at LIC before moving to a corporate role at ICICI Prudential. Now, 22 years on, I am still curious...

“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

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“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...