EnergyTech Global to double employee strength to 500 by year-end

EnergyTech Global to double employee strength to 500 by year-endEnergyTech Global, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the New Zealand-based The Energy Collective (TEC), has expanded its operations in Hyderabad by adding additional modules to its central office.


Morgan Stanley says India key to its global tech strength

Morgan Stanley, one of the world’s largest investment bank and financial services company, says India remains a strong focus for it and the country has provided key talent for providing innovative solutions to its global operations.


5 factors that drive your employees other than money

While salary is an important element of employee retention, Hays’ Marc Burrage outlines the other areas employers need to bear in mind.


Apeejay Education, AWS launch NEP Accelerator programme

Apeejay Education and Amazon Web Services (AWS) on May 12 launched the National Education Policy Accelerator Program (NEPAP). This initiative will enable academic institutions in India to align with the technology requirements documented in the National Education Policy 2020 (NEP 2020), Apeejay Education said.


How to Improve Your Hiring Process

Learn how to create and improve your hiring process to increase employee quality and retention. A proper hiring process can help you attract and retain high-quality employees. Improve your talent acquisition process with technology, reputation management and accurate job descriptions. During interviews, pay attention to employee coachability, emotional intelligence, temperament and motivation. This article is for small business owners and hiring managers who want to improve their current hiring process.


Uber to hire 500 techies for India tech centres by December

Uber Technologies on Wednesday announced a fresh round of recruitment for its India tech centres, outlining plans to hire 500 more techies by December. The app-based mobility and delivery company has a 1,000-member tech team across its centres in Hyderabad and Bengaluru.


WFH off the table: TCS, Infosys want employees to return to office soon

With the effect of the pandemic lowering down, everything has come back to normal in India. With this, offices have also started opening their gates for employees, either full-time or in hybrid mode. Top IT giants like TCS and Infosys have asked 20-50% of their employees to return to the office for three days starting May 23


Indian job market registered 15% YoY growth in hiring demand in April

The surge in economic activity led to a continued growth in hiring activity in April. The Indian job market registered a 15% year-on-year growth in hiring demand in April and 4% month-on-month led by positive business sentiment, according to the Monster Employment Index (MEI).


How to Improve Your Hiring Process

Learn how to create and improve your hiring process to increase employee quality and retention. A proper hiring process can help you attract and retain high-quality employees. Improve your talent acquisition process with technology, reputation management and accurate job descriptions. During interviews, pay attention to employee coachability, emotional intelligence, temperament and motivation. This article is for small business owners and hiring managers who want to improve their current hiring process.


Tech Mahindra is hiring software engineers pan India; freshers can apply

One technology company that hires both freshers and experienced professionals is IT giant Tech Mahindra. Currently, the company is looking for software engineers.


Gen Z Recruiting Trends: How to Effectively Engage and Hire the Next Generation of Workers

With 61 million people from Gen Z now entering the workforce, recruiting this demographic is requiring employers to reexamine the tactics they’ve been relying on for decades, including creating digital-first experiences for a digitally-native generation.


ZS India to hire 4,000 people in this fiscal

Global professional services firm ZS on Thursday said it is planning to hire 4,000 people in India across domains during this financial year with an equal focus on freshers and experienced candidates. The fresh recruitment will take the company's total headcount to over 10,000. The firm is looking to grow its team in India and recruit 4,000 positions across domains, including artificial intelligence, machine learning, big data, cloud technologies, data science and business analytics.


Undergrad demand surges amid revival, attrition

Demand for undergraduate talent is at an all-time high this year with top recruiters flocking campuses to woo talent. Many candidates have locked in some of the highest salary packages ever and institutions have received a record number of offers.


Recruiters flock to campuses to hire undergraduates

Demand for undergraduate talent is at an all-time high this year with top recruiters flocking campuses to woo talent. Many candidates have locked in some of the highest salary packages ever and institutions have received a record number of offers. Read more at:


Rethinking the hiring process: It shouldn’t be ‘so transactional’

We don’t need to operate transactionally when we are talking to people. It should be more of a long-term relationship.


TCS off-campus recruitment drive 2022 for freshers

TCS?is conducting an off-campus recruitment drive for?freshers, batches from 2019,2020, and 2021 can apply also. They will be selected through the?TCS Integrated Test Pattern?(ITP). The test for off campus?hiring?will be remote, and all-important communication related to the test will be shared with applicants. Students with up to two years of prior work experience are also eligible to apply for the?hiring?procedure.


HP is looking for techies for full-time positions in India

HP?is on a mission to hire the greatest people and provide incredible employee experiences in which everyone is valued and given equal chances. The organisation is now?hiring?experienced IT workers for a variety of positions in India's major cities


Unemployed youths to protest on May 5

Jaipur: The unemployed youths under the banner of?Rajasthan Berojgar Ekikrit Mahasangh?is planning an agitation in the state on May 5 demanding 12.5% reservation for all categories - including general/SC/ST/EWS/OBC/MBC/Sahariya - in the recruitment of retired servicemen.


Accenture plans to hire for metaverse and blockchain jobs

Accenture?has recently increased its job postings in the Asia Pacific region by 40 per cent. In January 2021, the company posted around 8900 jobs, which increased to 12,500 in March 2022.


TCS, Infosys come to terms with reality of real-time recruiting

Tata Consultancy Services, India?s largest software exporter, hired 100,000 freshers in the financial year 2021-22, more than in any other year. That means an average of 8,300 trainees joining the company every month. This is not merely a mathematical calculation


Cognizant is hiring software engineers for various locations in India

Cognizant?is a multinational information technology services and consulting company. Currently, the firm is looking for software engineers for various locations in?India.


Adobe is looking for IT experts for full-time positions

Adobe is currently hiring experienced IT professionals for multiple job roles such as - Software Development Engineer, Computer Scientist, Software Quality Engineer, etc. in various cities across India.?


Tech Mahindra to create 1000 jobs in UK for AI and Data Science professionals

Tech Mahindra has announced plans to create new revenue streams and hire 1,000 techies in the United Kingdom, as the British Prime Minister announced a ?1 billion deal that will create up to 11,000 jobs in the UK for Indians.


Job alert: Infosys, TCS to hire 90,000 freshers in FY23

In the financial year 23, tech giants TCS and Infosys intend to hire 40,000 and 50,000 freshers respectively. In the previous financial year, both the companies hired good amount of employees.


IT Services Consultant Accenture to onboard 150,000 new hires using the Metaverse

Accenture to onboard 150,000 new employees this year who will work from the metaverse using VR headsets. In order to accelerate its digital capabilities, the company has also formed a metaverse business group.


Mindtree faces nearly a quarter of its workforce leave

The Bengaluru-based firm posted 23.8% attrition as the software industry is witnessing an all-time high attrition on the back of a post-Covid talent-war sparked off last year.


It's raining jobs at Cisco for software engineers

Cisco, a global company headquartered in the United States, is looking for experienced IT professionals to fill the position of?Software Engineer


Are you smart enough to work at Google? Prepare for these interview questions

Tech companies are known for asking weird, confusing, and frankly mean questions to job applicants. JobBuzz - an employer rating platform, shares some of the toughest interview questions asked at the Google interview.



An assistant professor of computer science and engineering at The University of Texas at Arlington has found that job applicants can improve their position, on average, by at least 16 spots on a pool of 100 applicants by employing an algorithm that uses job-specific keywords.


Honeywell is looking for IT experts in India for various jobs roles

Honeywell?is on a mission to employ the greatest people and create amazing workplaces where everyone is valued and has equal access to opportunities. The organisation is now?hiring?skilled IT professionals for a variety of opportunities in India's top cities.


Samunnati to expand its workforce by 20 per cent this year

Chennai-based Samunnati, an agri value-chain enabler said it plans to increase its workforce by 20 per cent this year. The company, currently has over 611 employees.


Binance Steps Up Hiring, Activity in Crypto Hub Dubai

Binance, the largest crypto exchange by trading volume, is recruiting over 100 positions in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and is helping to shape Dubai's new virtual assets' regulations, its regional head said.


Indian companies report optimistic hiring outlook for Apr-Jun qtr: Survey

Employers in India continue to report bullish?hiring?outlook for the April-June quarter, with 38 per cent of companies planning to add more staff in the next three months, a survey said on Tuesday.


Meesho appoints ex-Disney+Hotsar executive Harsh Chaudhary to lead monetisation

Meesho, an internet commerce company, has appointed former Disney+Hotstar executive Harsh Chaudhary as CXO for monetisation. In this role, Chaudhary will lead the team that bolsters revenue generation from Meesho’s various business units. He is an alumni of Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta and Indian Institute of Technology-Roorkee.


IT sector hiring sees a big jump, recruiters bullish on jobs growth:

Digitisation and automation have resulted in a record sequential growth of 33 per cent in hiring activities in February, according to the Naukri JobSpeak Index for February 2021.


Guide to Hiring Employees

A clear and thorough hiring process is critical to landing the right new employees. Learn what that process entails. Your employee hiring process should be methodical and well thought out. Prepare for the process by researching market hiring conditions and getting all of the proper paperwork in order. Once you start the process, consider the exact role you are hiring for and how much you are willing to negotiate once you make an offer. This article is for business owners and hiring managers who are looking to hire new employees and want a complete guide to a successful hiring process.

10-Jan-2022 raises Rs 137.5 cr from Mohandas Pai and Akash Bhanshali

Online recruitment firm, a Quess company, announced that it has raised Rs 137.5 crore in a funding round led by prominent industry leaders ? Akash Bhanshali (Volrado Venture Partners) and Mohandas Pai (Meridian Investments) with participation from Quess. Post the funding round, the company is valued at close to $100 million.


Why millions of white-collar employees want to switch jobs

Having hunkered down at home and clung on to his job through the 2020 lockdowns, Dutch IT worker Benito Castillion is now on the hunt for a career-enhancing move ? and it?s a shift of perspective he shares with millions of white-collar staff worldwide.


Uber to hire close to 250 engineers in India to expand tech, product teams

Uber on Wednesday announced it is recruiting close to 250 engineers for Bengaluru and Hyderabad-based teams, as company continues to expand scope of operations for its engineering and product work


What is the gig economy and who are gig workers?

Pandemic disrupted the markets' dream run and led to loss of lakhs of jobs in the informal sector. But it also gave rise to jobs in the gig economy. Find out more about this sector and its workers


Nearly 50% employers hired only virtually in 2020, finds Indeed survey

A survey carried out by one of the leading job portals,, found that 47 per cent employers hired only virtually, while nearly one in three used a combination of virtual and face-to-face hiring methods during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.?


Capgemini to hire up to 30,000 freshers, professionals in India this year

French tech major Capgemini, which employs close to 1.15 lakh people in India, is looking to hire up to 30,000 employees in the country this year, as it seeks to derive more value from its presence here.


India Inc shifting to recruiting firms for talent acquisition: Report

Companies?are increasingly entrusting?recruitment?tasks in the hands of professional organisations for quality talent acquisition even as social media platforms and job sites are still one of the key?hiring?channels, says a study.


Parliamentary panel wants regular recruitment, use of technology by Mospi

A?parliamentary panel?has sought regular?recruitment?and use of technology to improve efficacy and efficiency of Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MOSPI). The panel in its earlier reports has pointed out the issue pertaining to the shortage of manpower in the ministry and its various filed offices.


Employment growth has slowed in last two years: CARE Ratings study

The?employment?growth in the country has slowed down in the last two years, to 3.9 per cent in 2017-18 and 2.8 per cent in 2018-19 as the core industries have witnessed virtually, a negative growth in hiring, according to a study.


Auto cos look to pare EV HR costs by reskilling 

Automobile sales may be falling, but the demand for skilled professionals in the electric vehicles (EV) sector is rising. The likes of Tata MotorsNSE -1.91 %, Maruti SuzukiNSE -0.55 %, Mahindra & Mahindra and Continental India are feeling the pinch. 

These companies — gearing up to meet demand for EVs — are building a talent pool by aggressively reskilling existing workforce and by training fresh graduates. 

Only 30,000 EV experts are currently employed across companies in the sector, with recruitment and staffing firms Xpheno and TeamLease Services pegging the shortage at about 40%. “Many parallel projects that have kicked off at the same time have placed a sudden demand on this niche talent pool, leading to some unmet demand for good talent in the EV space,” said Shailesh Chandra, president, electric mobility business and corporate strategy, Tata Motors. 


FSSAI Recruitment 2019: 275 Vacancies for Managerial Post, Apply Online

Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) Jobs Notification: Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has invited applications for the post of Assistant Director, Technical Officer and other Posts. The eligible candidates can apply to the post through the prescribed format on or before 14 April 2019.


All FMS students of 2017-19 batch get job offers; average salary stands at Rs 23.2 lakh

The Final Placement process for the Class of 2019 of the Post Graduate Programme (PGP) in Management at IIM Ahmedabad across three clusters, with students being placed across more than 23 cohorts. 


139 firms participate at IIM Ahmedabad final placements

The Final Placement process for the Class of 2019 of the Post Graduate Programme (PGP) in Management at IIM Ahmedabad across three clusters, with students being placed across more than 23 cohorts. 



Infosys sees cloud & analytics as future billion-dollar units

Infosysplans to make two digital technology segments i.e. "cloud and analytics" into billion-dollar business units over the next couple of years, as part of the internal targets that chief executive Salil Parekh created last year, two people aware of the matter told ET. 



Coca-Cola India appoints new HR head for India, South West Asia

Beverage major Coca-Cola India Thursday announced appointment of Nishi Kulshreshtha Chaturvedi as Vice President, Human Resources, India and South West Asia. 

Chaturvedi will lead talent recruitment and advancement, performance enablement, and leadership development functions for the company in India and South West Asia, the company said in a statement. 


BHEL Recruitment 2019: New vacancies announced with salary over Rs 62,000!

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), one of India's leading PSUs, is today the largest engineering enterprise of its kind in India and has released a notification for 80 Engineer and Supervisor vacancies. The eligible candidates can apply for the posts through the official website of BHEL on or before February 18, 2019.


Ecommerce’s talent hunt to stay on course

Hiring plans of Flipkart and Amazon are unlikely to change despite the recent change in the foreign direct investment policy for the e-commerce sector that is widely seen as favouring brick and mortar establishment and smaller etailers over bigger ones. 


Wipro starts online test for fresher hiring

Mumbai: Large Indian IT services companies seem to be moving towards online assessments for fresher hiring, rather than go through the more cumbersome process of visiting engineering college campuses across the country. 


Cochin Shipyard Apprentice Recruitment 2018: Apply for 200 posts by December 20

The Cochin Shipyard Limited had published a notification for the recruitment of Technician (Vocational)/ Trade Apprentice vacancies under Apprenticeship (Amendment) Act 1961.

The last date to apply online is December 20, 2018.

Candidates who are interested can apply online for 200 Technician Apprentice and Trade Apprentice posts through the official website -


Hiring declines marginally by 1% in November

Hiring activity in the country witnessed a marginal year-on-year decline of 1 per cent in November due to the festive season of Diwali, led by auto, banking and financial services sectors, a report said Tuesday. 


Online hiring activity rises 5% in January to September

The online recruitment activities in the first nine months of this year have grown by 5 per cent year-on-year, led by a 54 per cent growth in e-hiring by the production and manufacturing sector, a report said Thursday. 

The home appliance sector was the second best e-recruiter at 39 per cent, according to the Monster Employment Index (MEI) for January to September 2018. 


BSNL Announces 300 Management Trainee Vacancies

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has announced 300 Management Trainee (MT) (Telecom Operator) vacancies. Out of the 300 vacancies, applications are invited from external candidates on 150 vacancies. The application process will begin online on December 26, 2018. Management Trainee is All India Cadre and will be overseen centrally by the BSNL Corporate Office. Candidates who are selected for the Management Trainee post will be posted/transferred anywhere in India/at any place falling in the operational area of BSNL.


Ford to cut 25,000 jobs in Europe - Morgan Stanley

Automotive News reported that Ford's USD 11 billion restructuring could cost 25,000 employees their jobs, with Europe bearing the brunt of the cuts, according to Morgan Stanley. Ford has yet to detail its job cuts, but Morgan Stanley analyst Mr Adam Jonas predicts they could be larger than General Motor’s in a note to investors. He said that "We estimate a large portion of Ford’s restructuring actions will be focused on Ford Europe, a business we currently value at negative USD 7 billion. But we also expect a significant restructuring effort in North America, involving significant numbers of both salaried and hourly UAW and CAW workers


IIT Roorkee sees close to 16% jump in total offers in first three days of placements

IIT Roorkee has registered a 15.9% jump in total number of offers in the first three days of placements. The institute had 569 offers in the first three days, compared to 491 offers in the corresponding period last year. 

A total of 94 companies visited the campus in the first three days. Recruiters included Deloitte, Futures First, MagicPin, Mfine, Quantile, Samsung Noida, Swiggy, Veritas, Zomato, among others. 

OYO Rooms offered the maximum number of offers at 22.


How to crack campus recruitment

Campus recruitment can be one of the most intense periods for students at higher education institutions. Unless you study at a top institute, opportunities will be fewer than the number of students. ET’s Nehal Chaliawala talks with experts on how to make the best of campus recruitment. 


How HR heads are leading change

There’s very little that a chief human resources officer (CHRO) today would have in common with one who had the same job a decade ago. Back then, the head of the department needed to know the nuances of labour law and be an ace at managing ops. Today, it’s more the ability to plan for the future of work and align employees to growth that’s essential. Today’s CHRO is also more likely to be younger and a woman, though the scale still tips in favour of men. 


Flipkart onboards HR head after 18 months

At a time when Flipkart is facing top-level churn, the company has made a key appointment that of a Chief Human Resources officer (CHRO). It is a position that has remained vacant for about 18 months.


OYO appoints Max Healthcare senior executive to lead its new real estate business

Hospitality chain OYO Hotels & Homes has named former Max Healthcare senior executive Rohit Kapoor as the head of its new real estate business, the Gurgaon-headquartered company announced on Tuesday. 


Samsung to hire 1,000 engineers from India’s top tech colleges

South Korean mobile phone and electronics major Samsung plans to hire close to 1,000 engineersNSE 0.64 % from India’s top technology colleges including the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) in 2019, as it continues to bolster its research and development facilities in the country.