Tag: Resume

A resume printed on a cake?

A job applicant in the US has taken innovation to another level by sending an edible resume to a prospective employer. Karly Pavlinac Blackburn,...

Who’s a better hire? Skilled carpenter or an experienced one

There’s a recurring joke that some companies look for freshers with relevant experience. That’s an irony of course and that’s where the joke ends....

Automated resume screening has turned talent into lemons

Eliminating web pages stuffed with irrelevant keywords is not a struggle exclusive to search engines. Recruiters and hiring managers too have to navigate resumes...

Pitch for jobs, not just apply

‘What is the right way to apply for a job? The answer is, ‘Many’. Right now, there are hundreds of individuals actively applying. All...

Videos can make recruitment easier and better

While the traditional resume does an excellent job of listing out top skills, it may fall short on highlighting other skills which may be...

75% of HR managers have caught a lie on a resume:...

Resumes can make or break the chances of success, and therefore, should be well written and completely honest.

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 Facebook preparing to fire 12,000?

There are reports of Meta, Facebook’s parent company, quietly laying off people. The Company is reportedly aiming to cut down 15 per cent of...

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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...

What’s in ‘Edge,’ the new L&D initiative at Crompton

Crompton Greaves Consumer Electricals, the electrical equipment company with more than 4000 employees, has initiated a new capability-development programme for its employees called ‘Edge.’ An...

How Page Industries has almost 90% women at the shop floor

Page Industries, the Indian manufacturer and retailer of innerwear, loungewear and socks, which is also an exclusive licensee of Jockey International in India, has...

Tools, skills or collaboration – what’s the hierarchy of priority during automation?

What is digital transformation all about? Is it easier said than done? What does it really take to be able to ride the waves...

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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...