Hiring

March 31, 2017
Trying to find an example of the “walking a thin line” idiom is easy. Think of HR managers who have to align company goals and employee satisfaction! HR leaders no longer just stick to legal and compliance issues; they are now strategic business partners with a key role to play in shaping the company’s culture […]
March 31, 2017
Online campus recruitment Campus recruitment campus recruitment tool Campus recruitment. Day 1. Slot 2. Frenzied. Chaotic. Tight deadlines. 10 AM: Pre-placement talk 11 AM: Written test. 230 candidates 2 PM: Shortlisted candidates (face-to-face interviews). 30 candidates 3 PM: 5 face-to-face interview panels. Interviews begin 9 PM: 10 panel members. 60 rounds of interviews 10 PM: Job offers rolled out. […]
February 28, 2017
With companies not really carrying labels that say they are tech or non-tech anymore, finding and retaining great tech talent is what the hiring game is now all about. According to a recent 2017 survey, finding and hiring top tech talent is what keeps the executives up at night. It has been the management’s greatest […]
February 28, 2017
Who is a full stack developer? A good full stack developer is like one of those celebrities who can do it all. They can act, sing, be a DJ, host a show, even direct, and produce! They may not have won an Oscar or a Grammy, nevertheless, they have a breadth of experience. They are […]
February 27, 2017
I am the co-founder of HackerEarth, a company that provides an online recruitment solution as one of its offerings. Apart from helping others hire programmers, I also lead the technical hiring for my own company. Over the course of building our product, Recruit, and working with a lot recruiters, we realized that when it comes to hiring programmers, recruiters struggle, especially […]
December 30, 2016
“I would rather interview 50 people and not hire anyone than hire the wrong person.” Jeff Bezos From interns to CEOs you can find numerous examples of wrong hires. It is bound to happen in every company. Sooner or later you hire someone who is just not the right fit. According to the US labor […]
December 9, 2016
The war for tech talent is on. Are you prepared? "If you hire a single one of these people that means war." wrote Steve Jobs to the Sergey Brin when Google allegedly tried to poach members of Apple's Safari team. The tech talent war has always existed. Now, it has intensified and is about to […]
December 4, 2016
It's common knowledge that India has a lot of educated people. That’s wonderful. But the lacuna casts a pall over the mood. Reality bites, rarely pleasant…You might agree with me if you read the National Employability Report by Aspiring Minds, an employability evaluation and certification company, released earlier this year. The New-Delhi based company’s research study […]