Hiring up 4% in September; infra, IT top job creators: Survey
Hiring up 4% in September; infra, IT top job creators: Survey

Sector-wise, infrastructure led the way, while IT & telecom sectors also witnessed an average 6 percent rise in demand during the month.

Speed hiring: Now, get hired or fired in just 12 minutes!

Job street has just got into fast lane with a new concept called 'speed hiring', wherein suitable candidates are filtered out in flat 12 minutes!

E-commerce biz may hire 1 lakh people in next 6 months

The USD 12 billion plus rising Indian e-commerce business market is witnessing a rush of hiring and may need one lakh people over the next six months, industry experts have said.

'India to see robust hiring activities in next 3 months'

Indian employers are likely to step up their hiring activities over the next three months, especially with IT & ITes segment expected to go on a robust recruitment drive, says a report.

Job hiring may shift to Facebook soon!

Applying for a job? First get your Facebook profile in order as your credentials over the social networking site may be checked by the employers.

Indian job market shows signs of improvement since start of 2013

The Indian professional job market has improved since the start of this year, with 59 percent of Indian companies are currently recruiting at senior level, up 19 percent over the beginning of the year, a survey says.

Hiring activity in India rises in April

Job portal Monster.Com's employment index rose to 136 in April as compared to 133 in the previous month.

One bad hiring costs Indian companies over Rs 20 lakh: Survey

The chances of companies taking a bad hiring decision is highest in Russia, followed by Brazil, China and India at the top-four positions, while the US is at the fifth.

Cos expand background check on jobseekers

Amid growing risks of staff-driven security threats and corporate frauds, companies have begun conducting regulatory, compliance and criminal record checks of people seeking jobs with them and are also scanning the social media platforms for due diligence, say experts.

India Inc optimistic about economy; to hire aggressively

Indian businesses are among the most optimistic about their country's economic growth and are likely to hire more new workers than any other nation in the world, says a report.

Hiring up in Feb; signals confidence in Indian economy: Monster

Hiring activity in India registered an uptrend in February, signalling sustained confidence by Indian businesses in the economy, a leading job portal has said.

US jobless claims come down

The number of US people initially applying for unemployment aid last week reversed the previous week's rise, authorities said.

10 lakh new jobs expected to come up in 2013: Survey

Job seekers can look forward to a prosperous new year with more than 10 lakh new jobs expected across various sectors including FMCG and retail, says a survey.

Hiring trends in India relatively strong: LinkedIn

Hiring trends in India is relatively strong than other markets around the world as nearly half of employers believe the recruitment volume this year is up from 2011, a survey says.

Cos cautious on hiring; await better eco scenario: Monster.Com

Companies might be cautious in increasing their headcount now but hiring activities will pick up across sectors once the economic conditions improve, according to a leading job portal.

‘Hiring activity drops for 2nd straight month in June’

Recruitment activities declined for the second consecutive month in June this year amid challenging economic conditions, a survey by job portal Monster.Com has said.

Positive outlook for India's job markets: Survey

The next three months are likely to offer solid opportunities for job seekers as 39 percent of Indian employers are expected to increase their headcount, says a survey.

Higher salary main lure for job-seekers this year: Survey

A significant number of working people plan to switch jobs this year, mainly due to the prospects of a higher salary in other companies, says a survey.

Indian employers most bullish on hiring for next three months

Notwithstanding concerns of an economic slowdown, Indian employers are the most bullish worldwide when it comes to hiring, with robust recruitment plans for the next three months, especially in the services sector, says a survey.

'Job market slowing down on eco uncertainties, inflation'

Employment market is seeing slowdown with sluggish hiring activity in telecom, insurance and realty sectors amid economic uncertainties and rising inflationary pressures, says job portal Naukri.com.