5 things not to do | when you are new in organisation

Got a new Job!! Great. It is really very exciting to get a job offer after a search for few months. It takes lots of planning and efforts to land in a right job. Be a fresher or highly experienced, every candidate have their own struggle in finding right opportunities. But it is also true […]

Referral Hiring: a matter of risk or comfort?

If you are given two option to choose your workplace, option one: a workplace where your friends are also working and option two: a workplace with strangers, then which one will you choose? The answer may be simple for many and that would be ‘Option One’. It is really nice to have friends in the […]

It wasn’t me…. It was my predecessor.

I was meeting a senior level person in an organization. We were discussing the market and strategy. When there is a discussion, then all the points, be it positive or negative, comes in the queue of topics. I highlighted few wrong steps taken by the organization which downgraded the market reputation of his organization. The […]

How to be an entrepreneur!!

“I also want to be an entrepreneur, I have an excellent idea which is jaw-dropping for investors.” Said my ex-colleague when I visited my ex-employer. I reacted “Why don’t you start then? Make the product and show to an investor.” “It will take a lot of time and effort to make the product. I want […]

Indian Railway

2.8 Crore applicants and counting for 90,000 Jobs | Indian Railway

In one of the biggest recruitment drive, Indian Railway has received 2.8 Crore application so far against vacancy of 90,000. The count is increasing as today is last day to apply. Indian Railway is on a recruitment drive for Level 1 and Level 2 employees (as per 7th Pay commission). 62,907 vacancies have been announced […]

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Survey to track job in small companies | Government to start mega survey from 1st April

Government is all set to start a mega-survey to track job in small enterprises. The focus will be on covering the organisation with less than 10 employees and aren’t covered under social security net. All MSME (Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises) will be covered. The survey will be complimenting existing QES (Quarterly Employment Survey), which […]

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Am I getting lesser salary?

“What is my value?” And “what value addition am I doing?” these are the two questions which are important for all employees. Good thing is that most of the sensible employees know the correct answer to it. It is good to know your worth. But have you ever felt like if you are getting a […]

Candidate

HR and Candidate: Issue of communication Gap.

  Job search is not an easy task, in fact, job search itself is an unpaid job. There are many candidates, those are badly looking for a job opportunity. They contact or get contacted by several HR firms, and company HRs for an interview, but most of the time they end with no response post […]

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The Art of Firing : How to get rid of worthless employee

Being a manager is not easy, especially when you have a non-performing employee in your team. The life gets worse if that employee doesn’t want to improve. Few employees have an issue with behaviour which stops them to improve. They have either taken the things for granted or very rigid to change attitude. For whatsoever […]

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Sorry, it was a Start-up: A story of 2017

4 month back my friend Vinit, a software engineer, had joined an e-commerce start-up dealing in apparel brand. The company was backed by biggies of the industry. With just 3 years of experience, he had got an excellent pay and grade, which was much higher than his expectation. He was still serving probation period and […]

The Job, The Side Business and The Family

Entrepreneurship is not a new thing, at least in India. From past many years, India is known for producing many well-known Entrepreneurs. On looking closely, we will find that there are three kinds of manpower in India; Business Minded, Job Minded and Unemployed. We will not discuss unemployed as that is a job of government, […]

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Cross Salary Negotiation for a Job Offer

A few days back when I met one of my old colleagues, he was very happy. Not because of me but for a different reason. The excitement was coming out of his eyes and his expression was like “Ask me why I am happy?” It happens when you are too happy and you meet your […]

Resume Rejected

Your resume may get rejected. Know why!

A resume is the first document which reaches to the recruiter. It creates your impression much before you present yourself. You will get interview call or not is very much dependent on your resume. A recruiter doesn’t get much time to analyze resume so consider only which are scrutinized. Most of the resume is getting […]

5 Questions you should ask yourself before Job Change

If you are working in private sector, then it is a matter of big surprise to find a person who has spent whole professional life in a single organization. There are less than 1% of the employed population (in private sector) who never changed job. Sooner or later employee thinks of job change for different […]