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 […]
November 16, 2016
As  a child I would rush outside after an exam to "discuss" the answers to the questions. More often than not, I would be puzzled that other students from my class didn't even get the same questions! As I grew up, I realized that the teachers would give each row of students different question papers. Simply put […]
November 2, 2016
It is a time of struggle. Uncertainty has gripped the land of recruitment, and there is chaos all around. Hopes of matching the right talent to the right roles have started fading for companies and job seekers across the Empire. With the help of the Republic, a few bravehearts design a new weapon that abolishes […]