Pay hike can reduce smoking rates: Study

Scientists have found a unique way to help employers reduce smoking rates: raising wages!

Companies looking at new ways to retain best talent: Report

Moving away from traditional retention schemes, employers are exploring new alternatives to check exodus of talent from their organisations, according to ManpowerGroup Solutions.

Hiring activities likely to grow up to 15% in FY16: Survey

About 51 per cent respondents surveyed believe there will be a hiring growth of up to 15 per cent this fiscal, according to the Genius Hiring-Attrition & Compensation Trend Survey: 2015-16.

India ranks 4th in APAC in terms of resume fraud

As the employers in India have intensified the recruitment drive in the last quarter, the percentage of discrepancies found in the screening process has also increased year-on-year, according to a recent report.

Caught on camera: Minor girl brutally beaten up

In a shocking case of brutality, a minor domestic help was brutally beaten by her employers in Delhi

Analysis, data mining most sought after skills in 2014

Skills for data mining, statistical analysis and storage system were among the most sought after this year by employers, according to professional networking site LinkedIn.

Social media use at work hampers productivity
Social media use at work hampers productivity

 The use of online social media for personal use during working hours can have a detrimental effect on employees' performance and the well-being of organisations, warn new research.

Selfie obsession may cost you your job
Selfie obsession may cost you your job

According to a study, users who click too many 'selfies' not only reflect narcissistic traits but also demonstrate a lack of self-control to employers.

India warns Malaysian employers not to ill-treat Indians

 India on Friday warned Malaysian employers that it will withdraw their privileges if there is evidence of abuse and ill-treatment of Indian employees.

ONGC felicitates Asian Games medal winners with cash rewards
ONGC felicitates Asian Games medal winners with cash rewards

Eighteen Incheon Asian Games medal winners, including members of gold-winning Indian hockey, squash and women's relay teams, were today felicitated by their employers Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited for bringing laurels to the country in the multi-sporting event.

Jobs gallore in ecommerce space;1.5 lakh jobs likely in 2-3 years

The current estimated size of the industry is about Rs 18,000 crore and is expected to reach Rs 50,000 crore by 2016.

Business group fights Uruguay`s marijuana rules

A business group in Uruguay, the first country to legalize the production and sale of marijuana, is challenging a decree barring employers from punishing employees who come to work high.

''Job market outlook to brighten in 2014-15''

According to the survey conducted by HeadHonchos.Com, a job search and career portal, 84.1 percent employers expect new job creations this year.

Most outrageous excuses employees give for arriving to work revealed

A study by online career site CareerBuilder revealed that frozen car keys and bear attacks top this year’s list of the most outrageous excuses for arriving to work late, Live Science reported.

Employers to face challenge in finding highly qualified people

Employers in India are facing challenges in finding highly qualified people and this trend is set to continue for the next three years, says a latest survey.

How Google+ profile photos embarrass employers

Experts have warned that blending personal data with professional data can cause trouble for Google+ users and the companies they belong if they aren’t careful.

Google tops `most desirable employers` list

Google ranks number one on list of ideal employers, according to a survey.

What employers look for in candidates

Here are the attributes employers find important in a candidate.

Generation text baffles employers

Today’s young adults are thin on the skills required for interviewing.

Bosses now prefer to hire people older than 55

The belief that employers like to hire young people is nowhere true.