Tag: Jobs

Coinbase to start operations in India, begins hiring

Coinbase, the cryptocurrency exchange, is gearing to begin operations in India. It will open an office in Hyderabad, but plans to be a remote-first...

42 lakh jobs in 12 countries: Skill Ministry

The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has identified 42 lakh jobs, both blue- and grey –collar — about three lakh opportunities in...

HCL to offer 1,000 jobs in 2-day virtual placement drive

HCL Technologies plans to offer around 1,000 jobs to freshers as well as those with two to eight years of professional experience, via a...

Now lesser jobs for expats in Oman

Many foreigners working in Oman, including thousands of Indians will not be able to renew their work permits after the expiry date. This is...

Efforts on to generate employment in MP and AP

In Madhya Pradesh, the state-level ‘Rozgar Utsav’, was inaugurated on January 21, with the intention of providing jobs to one lakh people every year....

Karnataka to keep shops, businesses open 24×7, to generate jobs

Government of Karnataka has decided that for the next three years it will allow all shops and commercial establishments to remain open 24x7 all...

Air India recruitment open for 2020

Air India Airport Services has opened recruitments for the posts of deputy terminal manager, duty manager, officer and junior executive. Applications will have to...

Projects worth Rs 19,000 cr. to create 26K jobs in TN

Tamil Nadu government has inked 18 MoUs pertaining to projects worth Rs 19,955 crore, with several Indian and international companies. These projects have the...

Pune attracts investors, to generate at least 18,000 jobs

Sadashiv Survase, joint director of the Maharashtra Directorate of Industries, said that of the eight companies that will invest in the Pune region, five...

212 vacancies for junior engineers at UPPCL

Applications are being invited by the Department of Energy of Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation (UPPCL) for the post of junior engineer (trainee) under E&M...

RBI unions to go on strike on November 26

The Reserve Bank of India's employee unions are unhappy with the way the Bank's jobs are being increasingly outsourced and eliminated. The friction between...

PepsiCo to invest Rs 814 in plant, employ 1,500

With Pepsico raising its investment — from Rs 500 crore to Rs 814 crore — in the potato chips plant to be set up...

Over 5 lakh direct jobs by Salesforce in India

Salesforce will add over five lakh direct jobs in India in the times to come. While the California-based IT company will create about 13...

Mahindra Logistics trains 20,000 in 2 years under PMKY

Third party logistics solution company, Mahindra Logistics (MLL), has not only added 10,100 seasonal jobs in preparation for the festive season, but plans to...

Welspun India to employ over 500 migrant workers

Welspun India, in partnership with the Pravasi Rojgar Yojana, is looking at providing a means of livelihood to 500-600 skilled and unskilled migrant workers...

WB govt offers jobs to 3,000 IT professionals

The Karmo Bhumi programme initiated by the West Bengal government has managed to offer jobs to about 3,000 informational technology (IT) professionals who returned...

Central Govt rolls out initiatives to boost employment

Shri Santosh Gangwar, Minister of State (I/C) for Labour & Employment replied to questions in the Lok Sabha today, regarding the Government’s initiatives for...

Amazon’s Career Day to offer opportunities to job seekers

Tech giant, Amazon, is holding a career day on September 16, which will witness a team of 1000 recruiters from the Company offering 20,000...

20k+ govt. posts to be filled in 5 months: Gujarat CM

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has announced that over 20,000 jobs will be offered to candidates in the state in the next five months....

‘Lockdown generation’ sees lower employment rates and entrenched inequality: LSE report

Developing economies across the world usually have large informal sectors, where workers lack the basic security and protection, such as paid leaves. The Indian...

Saudi Arabia to rely on experts to improve overseas hiring

The Saudi Ministry of Human Resources is considering hiring a consultancy to help improve overseas recruitment. The challenges faced while hiring foreign workers will...

PhonePe to create 10,000 jobs

Bangalore-based digital payment company, PhonePe, is gearing up to enable digital payments for more than 25 million small merchants across the country in a...

2 mn jobs by 2025: Karnataka’s new industrial policy

Karnataka’s New Industrial Policy 2020-25 will create two million jobs and is expected to attract Rs 5 lakh crore worth investments over the next...

Vedanta to hire diverse talent, and double production by 2023

With an alarming financial burden, jobs/employment is going to become a tricky and grim topic in times to come. In such a scenario, natural...

Amazon announces 50,000 seasonal jobs in India

While most companies are downsizing due to the impact of the pandemic on businesses, e-commerce company, Amazon India, has offered some hope. It will...

90 lakh new jobs in Uttar Pradesh’s MSME sector

Easy loans, transparency of rules and amendment of the MSME Act, 2006, are just some of the measures being taken by the Uttar Pradesh...

187 jobs posted by the Women and Child Development dept, Delhi...

Applications have been invited by the Women and Child Development (WCD)department of the Delhi government for 187 vacancies. These jobs are part of the Government...

About 50,000 jobs have been posted in the 2nd week of...

There seems to be some relief for job seekers amidst the pandemic. As per data collected from the official pages of organisations on LinkedIn,...

Online grocers and pharmacies are hiring delivery personnel

Faced with acute shortage of labour, e-commerce firms are struggling with timely deliveries. Online grocers and pharmacies are on a hiring spree. They are...

50,000 new jobs in Visakhapatnam in 2020

With the Government all set to develop the information technology (IT) sector in Visakhapatnam, as many as 50,000 jobs are expected to be created...

CEAT’s new plant will provide over 1000 jobs

Indian tyre manufacturing company, CEAT, has inaugurated a new state-of-the-art plant at Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu, which will be its sixth manufacturing unit in the...

DEET to simplify job search

The Government of Telangana has launched the Digital Employment Exchange of Telangana or DEET, to help students and job seekers find jobs and internships....

Honda to provide job training to 50,000 in the US

Honda Motor Company, the Japanese automobile manufacturing company, will sign a pledge to join a White House initiative that aims to increase job training...

More employment opportunities in the field of data science in India

About 1.5 lakh jobs will be available in the data science space this year. According to a recent study, India will offer 62 per cent...

India’s textiles and apparel industry to employ 55 million by 2020

India’s textiles and apparel industry, which contributes 2.3 per cent to the country’s GDP, is responsible for 13 per cent of industrial production, and...

STEM-related jobs on the rise in India

Jobs in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics space have risen 44% in three years. Science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM)-related job roles have witnessed...

HSBC will see 10,000 job cuts

With tensions in the global markets due to many reasons like the Brexit, HSBC is planning to cut close to 10,000 jobs to cut...

Cognizant to layoff 350 employees to reduce cost

Cognizant has decided to layoff around 350 people from mid to senior level positions. The salary packages of these employees ranged from Rs 80...

Can India’s apprenticeship strategy lead to better employment numbers?

With multiple sectors facing huge skills gaps in the coming years, apprenticeships hold tremendous promise in nurturing our youth right from the schooling level....

IIT-Kharagpur bags record placement offers in the first phase

During the first phase of its placement season, the career development centre at the Kharagpur campus of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-KGP) reached...

5000 freshers sought by Kotak Mahindra and Axis Bank

Kotak Mahindra and Axis Bank, are gearing to recruit at least 2000 fresh graduates each. They are seeking candidates with tech and design skills. It...

1000s of engineers, graduates seek jobs as sanitary workers

With the Coimbatore Municipal Corporation offering an initial monthly salary of Rs 15,700 to sanitary workers, there has been a deluge of applications from...

IIM Indore 2018-20 batch offered highest stipend of Rs 4 lakh

In the search for top talent, prominent recruiters have been generous in terms of offering compensation. The 2018-20 batch of IIM Indore witnessed a...

Square Yards to hire 1,500 fresh graduates from campuses

Square Yards, the technology-enabled real-estate transaction platform is gearing up to hire freshers directly from university and college campuses. It plans to add more...

Hiring in IT sector has picked up significantly

While other sectors are struggling to survive and resorting to downsizing, India’s information technology (IT) companies, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Infosys and Wipro have...

Manufacturing talent: The future of apprenticeships

With the technology changing at a rapid pace, the old alignment between educational qualifications and economic credentials, opportunities and careers are being called to question. Individuals...

11 lakh new jobs in 5 years through Ayushman Bharat

Probably the largest healthcare scheme in the world, India’s Ayushman Bharat Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-JAY), which recently completed its first year successfully, is expected...

No dearth of low-paying jobs in Punjab

While there is no dearth of jobs for the unemployed in Punjab, these jobs offer very little in terms of pay. Over two lakh...

Coal India is on a hiring spree, offers 9000 jobs

In what is probably the biggest recruitment drive for Coal India in ten years, the coal mining and refining company is gearing to recruit...

GM offers to invest $7 billion and create 5400 additional jobs

The United Auto Workers union has begun its first strike against General Motors (GM) in over a decade, demanding fair wages, affordable and quality...

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,”...

Is SoftBank laying off 30% of Vision Fund team?

The investment division of SoftBank, the Vision Fund, is reportedly being downsized. About 150 people from the 500-strong team may lose their jobs reported...

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Infosys launches digital centre, to create 1,000 jobs in Calgary

Over the next two years, Infosys plans to create 1,000 jobs in Calgary, Canada. This is double the number the Company had originally promised....

How can hiring managers steer clear of interview bias?

A 2019 study by the Journal of Occupational and Organisational Psychology revealed that 60 per cent of interviewers know within the first 15 minutes...

India ranks 3rd in list of top 10 countries for solar PV jobs

According to the ninth edition of the International Renewable Energy Agency’s (IRENA) ‘Renewable energy and jobs’ annual review series, the top 10 countries that...

Metro Cash & Carry’s Payal Nambiar joins Spinny as head-HR

Spinny, a full-stack used car marketplace, which recently turned unicorn, has appointed Payal Nambiar as its new head-HR, to spearhead the HR function. Talking...

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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...