Hiring on a roll, 88% Indian cos to ramp up headcount: Survey
Hiring on a roll, 88% Indian cos to ramp up headcount: Survey

In India, 63 percent of companies are currently hiring.

Online hiring activity up 60% in Oct: Monster Index

Online demand exceeded the year-ago level in all 13 cities.

Fresher hiring to see 10% rise during Oct'15- Mar'16: Report
Fresher hiring to see 10% rise during Oct'15- Mar'16: Report

The employment sentiment for the second half of the current fiscal stood at 89 percent, an increase of 3 basis points over the previous half-year forecast.

India Inc facing middle manager hiring challenge: Survey

Middle managers are the toughest hires for Indian companies with as many as 80 percent of organisations finding such recruitments the most challenging task, as per a new study.

`Job market for coming months looks positive`

Growth in hiring activity was led by BFSI and IT industries.

India Inc employees root for younger bosses: Survey

The TimesJobs Leadership Survey 2015 report said nearly 60 percent of the entry-to-mid level employees would like to have young bosses.

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.

India emerges as UK's 3rd largest FDI source in 2014

The UK on Wednesday said it has maintained its position as the number one destination for FDI in Europe after attracting a record number of projects from over 70 countries including India, bringing in the largest financial value and associated jobs over the past year.

India 2nd most optimistic in hiring, growth momentum slows

India has retained its second position globally in terms of hiring outlook of companies, but the pace of job additions will slow over the next three months, global staffing firm ManpowerGroup said on Tuesday.

High job potential sectors to be opened up for FDI: PM Modi

Hinting at opening up of more sectors, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said areas with high employment potential and strong local talent will be the focus to woo foreign investment and expressed confidence that reforms measures like GST and land acquisition bills will be passed in "a matter of time".

India-based outsourcers captured 23% of top 100 deals in 2014

India-based outsourcers such as Wipro accounted for a large chunk of the global outsourcing contracts with 23 percent share of the total contract value (TCV) of top 100 deals in 2014, research firm IDC said on Wednesday.

Need not just production but production by masses: India to UN

Mukerji said any development has to result in jobs and "what we need is not just more production, but mass production and production by masses."

Jobs down 3.6%, wages up 11.1% in 2012-13

The number of jobs in different industries decreased by 3.6 percent whereas wages increased by 11.1 percent in real terms in 2012-13, says a government survey.

Make in India: PM Modi promises change in law to boost manufacturing

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday promised to change laws and style of government functioning to create jobs and bring the derailed economy back on track.

Joblessness, inequality top global concerns in 2015: Report

Unemployment and rising income inequality will top concerns for global leaders in 2015, a World Economic Forum (WEF) study said Friday.

Festive hiring to help create 4.5 lakh new jobs in Oct-Dec qtr

Its raining jobs this festive season as the October-December quarter is likely to create as many as 4.5 lakh vacancies thanks to a significant uptrend in demand from sectors such as e-commerce, hospitality and retail, experts say.

India ranks 18th on most desirable place to work; US on top

The US has been ranked on the top, followed by the UK, Canada, Germany and Switzerland on the list compiled by the Boston Consulting Group.

'Concerted policy push to add 69 mn non-agri, 11 mn mfg jobs'

Although the new government has undertaken measures that generate employment, a comprehensive 'pro-jobs policy' will help add 69 million non-agriculture and 11 million manufacturing jobs by 2020, credit rating agency Crisil said today.

Digital marketing to create 1.5 lakh jobs: Experts

India is emerging as a digital outsourcing hub for diverse services including online advertising, social media and website design, they said.

Over 47 crore workforce in country

The estimated workforce of the country is 47.41 crore of which 82.7 percent is in the unorganised sector, as per the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) survey result for 2011-12,