Workplace flexibility top priority for job seekers globally

Workplace flexibility top priority for job seekers globally

A contented workforce has much to do with how flexible a workplace is, finds out a report. Nearly 40 per cent global candidates rate 'schedule flexibility' as one of the top three factors in making career decisions, as per the findings.

Jul 19, 2017, 14:28 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi asks G20 nations to encourage manpower mobility

PM Narendra Modi asks G20 nations to encourage manpower mobility

At the end of the session, he also asked the G20 nations to create a strong partnership for skilling, including exchange of best practices. 

Jul 08, 2017, 22:20 PM IST

SC takes note of CBI's persistent plea of lack of manpower

 The constant refrain of premier probe agency CBI that it faces "severe man-power deficit" was taken note of today by the Supreme Court, which sought specific information including the cadre strength and its last revision before intervening to resolve the vexatious issue.

Aug 24, 2015, 19:41 PM IST

Skill Development Ministry in pact with Health Ministry

 Skill Development Ministry and the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare have signed an agreement to address the need for skilled manpower in the health sector.

Jul 11, 2015, 22:56 PM IST

JK govt to restructure the organisation of forest department

The Jammu and Kashmir government is mulling to restructure the organisation of the forest department so as to make optimum use of manpower and to streamline its functioning.

Apr 24, 2015, 18:21 PM IST

Cyber cell to get more manpower; CERT centre proposed in Mumbai

Taking cognizance of increasing cyber crimes in the state, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has decided to grant additional manpower and facility to the cell formed to tackle the menace, besides proposing to set up a regional office of the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) in the metropolis.

Jan 14, 2015, 19:19 PM IST

'Himachal's health system needs manpower'

Himachal Pradesh's health system has gaps in its internal system and human resource that need to be filled in a planned manner, a top functionary of the newly-constituted state health commission said Thursday.

Nov 27, 2014, 19:14 PM IST

India Inc has strongest hiring plans for next three months

The Manpower Employment Outlook Survey released today also said that hiring activities are picking up in some sectors on the hopes of "business sentiment turning positive in anticipation of a stable government coming to the helm".

Jun 10, 2014, 12:56 PM IST

Mumbai Police faces manpower crunch as conviction rates fall

The Mumbai Police force continues to grapple with a manpower crunch though rape and molestation cases have risen sharply and conviction rates have fallen to an abysmal low of seven percent.

Nov 21, 2013, 22:37 PM IST

Talent networks

Just- in- time hiring, social media sourcing and competency mapping are the top trends influencing recruitment practices in India, says Aditya Narayan Mishra.

Nov 06, 2013, 12:56 PM IST

Hiring activities slowed in August amid uncertainties

Leading job portal Monster.Com on Monday said that recruitment activities in many sectors witnessed a decline last month compared to July.

Sep 23, 2013, 15:41 PM IST

India most optimistic on hiring plans for Oct-Dec quarter: Manpower

Worldwide, hiring expectations are strongest in India, Taiwan, Panama, Singapore and Brazil.

Sep 10, 2013, 12:54 PM IST

India hiring outlook for Q3 2013 steady, but weakens over Q2

A steady pace of hiring is expected in the country in July-September, however, job prospects are weaker in all major sectors and two of the four regions when compared with the previous quarter, HR consultancy Manpower said.

Jun 11, 2013, 14:22 PM IST

Indian Inc cautiously optimistic about hiring plans in Apr-Jun

Indian employers are cautiously optimistic about their hiring plans for the next three months, and job seekers will have to be prepared for a more rigorous selection process, staffing services firm Manpower said on Tuesday.

Mar 12, 2013, 13:03 PM IST

One in every four Indian employers uncertain on hiring: Survey

One among every four Indian employers is uncertain about hiring plans for the next three months though job prospects remain healthy in many sectors, says a survey by global staffing services firm Manpower.

Dec 11, 2012, 13:45 PM IST

India most optimistic nation on hiring in Q2: Manpower

India continued to be the most
optimistic nation in terms of hiring plans for the next three
months, driven by strong job opportunities across all sectors, global staffing services
firm Manpower said.

Mar 09, 2010, 14:06 PM IST

India Inc most optimistic on hiring: Survey

According to global Manpower Employment Outlook Survey, hiring plans are strongest in India and Brazil.

Sep 09, 2009, 08:41 AM IST