Tag: Hiring

Wipro helps women professionals ‘Begin Again’

Wipro, the Indian IT major, has launched a new programme called ‘Begin Again’, which specially caters to women professionals re-entering their careers after a...

Facebook to pay $14.25 million in penalty for discriminatory hiring

Facebook will be liable to pay a large amount of $14.25 million in civil claims to the US government. The settlement comprises two separate...

Deadline to apply for TCS’ ‘Smart Hiring Programme’ is Nov. 2

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is inviting freshers to apply for its 'Smart Hiring Programme'. Under the programme, interested fresh graduates will be given an...

Wipro to take on 17,000 from campuses

The rising attrition has forced Wipro to ramp up its hiring plan. It now intends to increase its hiring. Earlier, Wipro had announced that...

Why Razorpay’s evaluation process impresses even rejected candidates

Razorpay, one of the major players in India offering fast payment solutions to many businesses and companies such as merchants, schools and the e-commerce...

TCS will hire 35000 more freshers by the end of FY22

As of now, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), the Indian multinational IT services firm, which employs over half a million people and is the second...

NHM contractual staff in J&K assured of 3 months’ extension, weightage...

In the state of Jammu and Kashmir, contractual employees who were recruited under the National Health Mission (NHM) by the Government staged a protests...

Why India Inc. is wary of hiring from PSUs

The news of Air India all set to be taken over by Tata Sons has grabbed headlines over the past few days. Naturally, speculations...

Companies are hiring across the world

Hiring seems to be looking up, globally. In the US, FedEx is hosting a National Hiring Day this week, in Atlanta. The plan is...

How Allcargo is benefitting from cross-industry hiring

Allcargo Logistics appointed Suresh Kumar R as its CEO for India operations and business this year. Kumar who moved from Vodafone Idea, to join...

Hiring intentions strongest in services sector; net employment outlook of +50%

Employers across India are showing strong intentions to hire in the coming quarter, with the intentions being strongest in the services sector (net employment...

Jet Airways restarts hiring, to onboard 1,000 employees in FY 2021-22

After a long operational hiatus of over two years, Jet Airways is set to resume domestic operations in India by the first quarter of...

‘Hiring foreigners? Pay locals min. $1,400’: Singapore government to employers

Singapore has taken a step towards lower-wage workers in the country. The Government has said that all organisations hiring foreign workers will have to...

Related HR hiring: Boon or bane?

Career progression has never been easy for middle-level HR. Hurdles are far too stiff when it comes to growing organically. Fewer positions at the...

GATE Score to be considered for Coal India hiring

Coal India is accepting applications for 588 management trainee posts. The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2021 score of the candidates will be...

[24]7.ai to add 1,500 to Hyderabad team, 3,500 to B’lore team

7.ai, the artificial intelligence (AI)-driven customer-engagement solutions company, is all set to add 1,500 people to its Hyderabad team and 3,500 people to its...

$78 mn funding for yellow.ai, hiring in the pipeline

Customer experience (CX) automation platform, yellow.ai, has managed to raise $78.15 million in a Series C funding round. With this, the total funding it...

Tech Mahindra to accelerate fresher hiring

Confident of extraordinary growth in FY22, Tech Mahindra, the Indian IT company, is planning to accelerate hiring of freshers. It has already taken on...

Wipro to accelerate hiring, take on 30,000 freshers by 2023

In an endeavour to counter the increasing attrition level at Wipro, the information technology major is planning to hire more freshers, even as demand...

5,000 vacancies at Malabar Gold & Diamonds

Malabar Gold & Diamonds, the Indian gold and diamond retail chain, which has more than 260 stores across 10 countries, is hiring to fill...

Google shows improvement in ensuring racial diversity, globally

Google has claimed that it has made significant improvement in terms of hiring people from different colours. Now the Company has gained confidence and...

How to evaluate a candidate’s integrity

While hiring, it becomes important to gauge whether the candidate is honest or not. In many of his interviews, Warren Buffet has said that...

3i Infotech to hire 1,000 for India and overseas offices

Here is an opportunity for mobile app developers, team leads, business analysts and other experienced professionals, from 3i Infotech . The Mumbai-based global information...

iD Fresh Food to hire 500+, ensure diversity

iD Fresh Food, the fresh food company, is working to expand its workforce in India and abroad. It hopes to ensure more gender diversity...

DXC aims for transparency, regularisation of hikes, more hiring

DXC Technology, the American IT services company, will focus on regularising increments and will also expand its India team further in 2021. The focus is...

Edtech platform, BeyondSkool, is hiring ‘EduPreneurs’

BeyondSkool, the education technology platform, is looking to take on quality professionals, including technologists, educationists and business professionals, as part of its aim to...

Hiring improves in IT & telecom led by Bangalore & Hyderabad

The month of May has shown promising growth in spite of the second wave of the pandemic. The growth in May 2021 was one...

UST to hire 1,000 techies for Hyderabad centre

UST, the digital transformation solutions provider, is gearing to add about a 1,000 more techies to its already 1,000+ team. Within two years, the...

Apple manufacturers step up hiring in India

ple has stepped up manufacturing in India, to benefit from the Indian government’s Rs 40,000-crore production-linked incentive scheme for smartphones. Both Foxconn and Wistron,...

Cathay Pacific begins hiring local pilots

The hiring of qualified pilots who possess residency rights, that is the right to live and work in Hong Kong, is part of Cathay’s...

Flipkart hires 23,000 to strengthen supply chain

Between March and May, Flipkart, India’s homegrown e-commerce marketplace, claims to have hired 23,000 people across the country. The hiring has been done for...

Nagarro plants 10,000 trees to honour its 10,000 employees

Nagarro, the global digital engineering company, has crossed the 10,000-employee mark, and it planted 10,000 trees worldwide, to mark the achievement. This is the...

Apple terminates employee who authored ‘sexist and racist’ book

When Antonio Garcia Martinez joined Apple recently, he would never have thought he would lose the job so soon. His book called Chaos Monkeys...

Unemployment benefits in the US impediment to hiring?

The enhanced benefits that the US government is providing to the unemployed — an additional $300 a week — is actually making it difficult...

Amazon to hike hourly wages by up to $3, step up...

The online shopping giant, which already pays new hires at least $15 an hour, said it will start increasing pay between 50 cents an...

Royal Caribbean Cruises stalls India hiring amidst surge in COVID cases

Citing the surge in the number of COVID-19 cases in India, Royal Caribbean Cruises has temporarily suspended its plans to hire from India. According...

Headcount drops at Tech Mahindra, hiring to increase

Tech Mahindra’s workforce has reduced by about 4,182, from 1.25 lakh to about 1.21 lakh over a year. The technology company is all set...

Coinbase to hire ‘hundreds’ by 2022

Coinbase, the cryptocurrency exchange, recently appointed Pankaj Gupta, as head of its India development centre. Immediately after joining in Bengaluru, not only will Gupta...

BankBazaar.com to add 600 new hires

BankBazaar.com, the online financial product marketplace and free credit score provider, is planning to add 600 more employees to its workforce at the end...

ICICI to hire more for investment banking

ICICI Bank is all set to go on a hiring spree, to strengthen its investment banking and institutional equities divisions. The Bank is expecting...

Twitter to expand engineering team in India

In an endeavour to become more diverse and inclusive, Twitter is gearing up to expand its engineering team in India. The local hiring for...

McDonald’s outlet in Florida pays $50 to applicants to show up...

A Mcdonald’s franchise in Florida has struck upon a unique way to draw candidates for interviews. Although sales in the fast food space have...

Wat-a-Burger to hire over 600+ in 6 months

Wat-a-Burger, the Indian burger chain has ambitious plans to expand its current 300-strong team and double it within the next six months. It aims...

Major IT firms to hire 1 lakh freshers in 2021

With organisations across the globe investing more in technological upgradation and speeding up digital transformation, there has been a rise in demand for information...

Fractal Analytics to hire 1,000 software engineers, graduates

Fractal Analytics, the New York-headquartered artificial intelligence (AI) and analytics company, is gearing to expand its team by about 1,000. Last year, it had...

DXC Technology to hire 7,000 from Indian campuses in 2021

American information technology firm, DXC Technology, will hire 7,000 freshers from campuses in India this year. Given the rise in demand for talent, the...

Atlassian to hire 300 R&D engineers in India, 1000 globally, this...

Atlassian Corporation, Australian software company, is gearing up to expand its India team by about 300 R&D engineers. Globally, it is working towards hiring...

Express Stores looking to hire and expand

Express Stores, which recently raised seed funding of Rs 8 Crores, led by venture capital firm Venture Highway - founded by Neeraj Arora ex-Whatsapp,...

TCS may cross half million in employee strength by the end...

TCS, the largest employer in the private sector,is expected to increase its headcount to 500,000 in the next three months. The IT giant completed...

TCS hired 40,185 in FY21, outlook seems bright

With the pandemic raising the demand for techies, Tata Consultancy Services experienced an all-time low attrition rate of 7.2 per cent for FY21. Its...

Coaching with emotional intelligence

There is a ‘chicken or the egg’ question when considering Emotional Intelligence or quotient (EQ) as a coaching tool. Must a coach be emotionally...

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MSRTC employees receive 5% DA hike as Diwali gift

The festive season has arrived for the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) employees as the officials at MSRTC have announced a dearness allowance...

Why HR leaders are wary of shorter work week policies

This is truly the best time to be a techie. After all, the IT sector is witnessing a hiring boom, and demand is clearly...

Haryana govt. to track real-time location of employees for attendance

The Government of Haryana is trying to bring more transparency and accountability into the system, and how! In a ‘Vikas Rally’ in Sarmathla village...

‘Not fully vaccinated? Can’t enter workplace’, says Singapore government

Starting January 1, 2022, only fully vaccinated employees will be allowed to return to office in Singapore. According to the Health Ministry of the island,...

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“If CEO is the father of an organisation, CHRO is the mother,” Pankaj Lochan

Q. You have been shuttling between HR and manufacturing roles. Was it a well-thought out strategy or did you just go with the flow...

Binding multi-faceted employees with Titan Values

Titan has different sets of employees for different functions and verticals, ranging from the shopfloor to the retail stores. How do you bring in...

The right people policy for startups – Madan Nagaldinne

You happen to have worked mostly with large organisations. How different is it working for a startup now? When you have worked for big...