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Networking can enhance rapport between employers, employees

Networking can enhance rapport between employers, employees

In a recent study, researchers report that offering opportunities for workers to network with their colleagues can reduce the likelihood of turnover by 140 percent.

Oct 12, 2016, 19:41 PM IST
Study discovers that employers are more inclined towards hiring thin women

Study discovers that employers are more inclined towards hiring thin women

A recent research has found that employers are more likely to hire a woman with a lower BMI.

Sep 18, 2016, 15:36 PM IST
EPFO asks field offices to receive PF dues through e-mode only

EPFO asks field offices to receive PF dues through e-mode only

Retirement fund body EPFO has asked its over 120 field offices across the country to ensure that all employers are depositing their PF contributions only through electronic mode by using the Internet banking.

Aug 17, 2016, 14:21 PM IST
Post your best photo on Facebook for that elusive job!

Post your best photo on Facebook for that elusive job!

According to a new research, employers are using social media platforms like Facebook to screen job candidates. 

Jan 15, 2016, 22:40 PM IST
Beware! Your boss can now snoop on your private chats

Beware! Your boss can now snoop on your private chats

Companies can now snoop on employees' private messages on email and messaging services within work hours.

Jan 14, 2016, 20:44 PM IST

Now, withdraw PF money without employers’ permit

Moving a step closer to online settlement of PF withdrawal claims, the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has allowed its subscribers to file their applications directly to the retiremen

Dec 02, 2015, 13:36 PM IST

Pay hike can reduce smoking rates: Study

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

Sep 01, 2015, 13:44 PM IST

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.

Jul 28, 2015, 17:08 PM IST

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.

Jul 12, 2015, 16:08 PM IST

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.

May 27, 2015, 00:04 AM IST

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

Apr 20, 2015, 21:46 PM IST

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.

Dec 29, 2014, 20:30 PM IST
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.

Nov 14, 2014, 11:53 AM IST
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.

Nov 10, 2014, 14:25 PM IST

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.

Oct 24, 2014, 23:17 PM IST
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.

Oct 11, 2014, 16:53 PM IST

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.

Oct 05, 2014, 10:55 AM IST

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.

May 30, 2014, 01:18 AM IST

''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.

May 22, 2014, 17:23 PM IST

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.

Feb 17, 2013, 14:13 PM IST