Tag: Recruitment

OYO to lay off thousands in India this week

The objective is to reduce the headcount by 20 per cent Oyo, the hospitality chain, is set to lay off about 2,400 employees in India...

Can we have an ’employee score’ just like ‘credit score’?

Organisations are heavily reliant on agencies for employee verification. It is usually the HR consultancy firm who arranges for the verification to be done....

1,383 job offers, average salary of Rs 26.15 lakh per annum,...

The Indian School of Business (ISB), which has campuses in Hyderabad and Mohali, saw a better response than last year in the final placement...

12 openings for manager at DMRC

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation is inviting eligible applications for the position of Manager. According to the DMRC, there are currently 12 openings for the position...

SBI offering Rs 45,000 per month for 56 vacancies

State Bank of India has announced 56 vacancies for the post of medical officer, at a salary of Rs 45,000 per month. Twenty four...

Visva Bharati University seeking professors and associate professors

Visva Bharati University (VBU), West Bengal, is looking for 133 professors and associate professors. Applications will be accepted till 20 October, 2019. These professors and...

Hiring on for more than 2.94 lakh employees in the Railways

As on 1 June 2019, over 2.98 lakh vacancies existed in the Indian Railways. The hiring process is presently going on for more than...

SBI announces 579 vacancies

State Bank of India (SBI) has announced 579 vacancies, of which 486 are for relationship manager (e-Wealth, NRI), 20 vacancies are for relationship manager...

Opportunities for stenos and UDC in ESIC

The online application process for recruitment of more than a 1000 stenographers and upper division clerks(UDC) is underway at the Employee State Insurance (ESIC)...

‘Overqualified’ does not necessarily mean ‘smart’

An overqualified employee is as bright as a button, but is this button hanging loose and ready to fall? Highly educated people possessing a...

IT majors hire 70,000 people in first three quarters

The Indian IT sector has been hiring more people in the current fiscal than it did in the previous financial year. Of the major...

Average salary of Rs 22.35 lakh offered at XLRI placements

The XLRI School of Business and Human Resources has concluded its summer internship placements, with the first batch of 2016–18 comprising 361 students achieving...

HR technology startup, Vasitum, launches operations

Delhi-based HR technology startup, Vasitum, which is the sister concern of Maven Workforce, began its operations recently. With its artificial intelligence (AI) tools, Vasitum...

Railways to employ about 4 lakh, 23000 jobs reserved for EWS

The Indian Railways is all set to provide employment to almost four lakh people. Close to two and a half lakh new vacancies have...

Indian banking sector to offer 5000 jobs

The small finance banks in India, including AU, Ujjivan, Utkarsh, Suryoday and ESAF will be expanding their staff by 4000 to 5000 in the...

2,50,000 new jobs in IT sector in 2019: TeamLease report

The coming year promises to be good for job seekers in the Indian IT sector, which is all set to grow rapidly. As per...

Samsung will recruit over 1,000 engineering graduates for its R&D centres

Samsung India will be hiring more than a thousand graduates from the country’s top-ranking engineering colleges. Over 300 of these are expected to be...

Cross-industry hiring is the way to go

In sports, teams are focussed on a common goal, which is to win the game. But the interesting part of the whole process is,...

Airports Authority of India to hire 37 HR professionals: salary up...

The online registration of applications has begun on July 16 and the last date of submission is August 18. The online exam is likely to be conducted on September 11 to September 14.

Govt’s health insurance scheme to generate over a lakh jobs

The scheme aims to provide Rs five lakh health cover to 100 million of India's poorest families, spurring off employment opportunities during its implementation. 

Industrial Revolution 4.0: What’s a bigger challenge – recruiting or retention?

The fourth industrial revolution will have an impact on how organisations look at recruiting and engaging with talent.

Meet Vera, the new AI-powered recruiter in town

She is powered by artificial intelligence and can scan resumes, make calls, send e-mails and also conduct video interviews.

AI as a sourcing tool generates better quality candidates

AI has emerged as a great talent acquisition tool helping talent-acquisition professionals with tangible insights, not simply industry rules of thumb or anecdotal stories about similar searches.

Indian Railways announces biggest employment drive of the year

The Railways has announced more than 26,000 vacancies for the post of assistant loco pilot and technician posts.

Apple gives stock worth $2500 to its employees; plans to hire...

Both full-time and part-time employees of the Company, below the level of director, will be eligible for the bonus stocks.

BCCI to hire HR, marketing & sales and inventory managers

Only Indian passport holders below 45 years of age may apply for these full-time engagements.

Indian Railways recruitment process now to be quicker

Online tests will be rolled out so that staff can be hired in six months, instead of two years as was the practice earlier

Samsung India to hire 1000 engineers in 2018

The new recruits will be deployed at Samsung’s R&D centres at Bengaluru, Noida and Delhi.

Haryana Government to recruit 5000 computer teachers

The State Government is looking to improve the quality of education and also promote higher education.

Indian Railways to recruit 1 lakh people for safety of passengers

Engineers, assistant station masters and guards will be hired in the safety category by the RRB and RRC.

UIDAI recruiting techies in Delhi and Bengaluru

This hiring is for their Aadhar team.

IKEA to hire 7500 women by 2030, starts recruiting in Hyderabad

The furniture retailer plans to go for value-based rather than experience or qualification-based hiring.

US-based Synecheron to hire around 1500 people in Pune

The IT company plans to double its revenue by 2020.

From recruitment to retirement: How HR Anexi’s all-in-one offerings were conceived

HR Anexi was conceived to be a one-stop-solution for all HR requirements.

Dalmatian to make recruitment process easier and economical

The rule-based recruitment website will automatically match the needs of the employers with that of the candidates.


Stressed PSUs prevented from increasing staff strength for next three years

Govt to put in capital against this condition, to relieve public-sector banks of their NPA burden.

HCL’s recruitment drive at Lucknow centre

The IT giant will expand its staff by 800, including freshers.  

Reliance Jio recruiting freshers for various posts

Candidates without any work experience can also apply.


RRBs to recruit over 15000 people for various posts

Rural banks face high attrition rate because of the low salary and perks as compared to state-owned banks.


Softvision to hire software engineers in India

With the inauguration of its first studio in Bengaluru, yet another US-based company reveals its plans to recruit 500 software engineers.

Hire: Google’s new service to smoothen businesses’ recruitment process

The new cohesive applicant tracking service will get rid of the manual applicant tracking system.

Recruitment goes smarter with Steller Software Technologies’ Param.ai

The platform is powered by analytics and artificial intelligence, which integrates seamlessly with a company’s applicant tracking system.

SBI to recruit only those with Aadhaar

The bank has proposed to introduce verification of the identity of candidates through Aadhaar.

SBI offers competitive pay to attract professional talent

Applications for the 554 posts of management executives (SME) are open till May18.

SumTotal offers talent, learning, recruitment, and workforce management in single suite

The expanded platform advances usability and functionality to enable employees to develop, lead, and achieve.

Grab opens new R&D centre; hires 200 engineers in Bangalore

The company has already hired Raghuram Trikutam, as the head of engineering, mobile payments and Ruchika Sharma, as head of human resources.


BSNL to recruit 2,510 engineers pan India

March 6 onwards BSNL has started accepting online applications through its external exam website. 

Hack2Hire: DBS goes digital to recruit talent for technology roles

The bank will be the first in Southeast Asia to recruit successful candidates through a hackathon.


Are recruitment and talent acquisition two sides of the same coin?

Recruitment and talent acquisition are the two most commonly used terms in HR departments across the globe. However similar they may sound or be perceived as being, there is an underlying difference between the two that many professionals tend to ignore. There exists a thin line between the two that creates a big difference in the way organisations manage talent.

Five ways AI impacts the workforce

One in seven HR leaders agree that automation/artificial intelligence is already impacting their workforce plans.



The best laid L&D plans begin with competency mapping and performance...

Growth-oriented business organisations demonstrate high degrees of agility, which keeps them in the fast lane. They are quick to change and are able to...

Employee Benefits & Engagement


How to keep women professionals engaged

How to keep women professionals engaged

Organisations need to focus on ensuring that their women do not quit. Looks like women are quitting their jobs at a faster rate than men....

A cognitively diverse workforce is also a highly engaged one

The importance of hiring candidates who fit into the organisation’s culture is a topic that has been discussed by HR professionals for ages. Organisations...

How meetings can be made interactive and engaging

Many an employee has complained about boring meetings at the workplace. In fact, meetings are rarely looked forward to, especially if they happen very...


Vodafone Idea’s Ranjan Mishra joins Diebold Nixdorf

Diebold Nixdorf has appointed Ranjan Mishra as HR director, India. He will oversee all people operations in India, encompassing commercial business, shared services and...

Job hopping: A boost for career growth?

While a job hopping may be seen as unstable and fickle by some, it does provide financial growth and exposure. There are two kinds of...
How to keep women professionals engaged

How to keep women professionals engaged

Organisations need to focus on ensuring that their women do not quit. Looks like women are quitting their jobs at a faster rate than men....

Barclays to lay off 100 senior employees

In a bid to cut costs, Barclays, the British lender, is expected to lay off about a 100 senior employees. It is reported that...



“Archaic HR processes force millennials to switch jobs often,” Niti Khosla, lead people analytics...

Friendly and jolly Niti Khosla, lead-people analytics and business impact, Novartis International, is a true HR leader with the ability to understand people and...

“Traditional organisations use ‘startups’ as proxy to build an agile organisation,” Rahul Garg, founder,...

Moglix offers a variety of products from safety and electronics to office tools. The Company aims to make an impact worth $100 billion dollars...

“A true leader is not dependent on title or designation,” Dwarakanath

It was a Friday afternoon, when the HRKatha team got the opportunity to meet a man who is not just a recognised leader but...