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.

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

Fourth round of layoffs at Peloton this year

About 12 per cent of Peloton’s workforce may be asked to leave. The connected-fitness company is about to cut about 500 jobs in a...

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Drop in job openings in the US

Jobs openings in the US dropped drastically to 10.1 million as on 31 August 2022, which is the lowest since the middle of last...

Government of Goa to train 10,000 Goans in software development

As part of its Digital Goa Scholarship Programme, the Goa government has entered into a partnership with Bengaluru-based neo-university, Newton School. This partnership will...

Job on compassionate grounds can’t be given years after death of employee

The Kerala High Court had ordered a company to consider the application of a respondent for compassionate appointment 24 years post the death of...

NIVEA India celebrates ‘Careers Month’, empowers employees

Living up to its purpose of ‘care beyond skin’, NIVEA India is constantly trying to “create a workplace based on a robust foundation of...

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

Q. How would you define the culture at GE? A. Having been present in this region since 1902, GE has been around for 120 years....

“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...

“A CEO needs to acknowledge the silent majority who create the company’s fortunes” S...

Q. RPG is a diversified group with businesses spread across sectors and domains. however, its brands have a strong individual identity unlike other business...