Talent Assessment

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 […]
October 13, 2016
It  is every recruiter’s nightmare. More open positions to fill than you can count, looming deadlines, 24-hour days which are just not enough, 234 résumés in your inbox to review, a few no-calls, no-shows... And you are struggling to find the right fit. Sounds familiar? If you are having trouble attracting top-quality applicants, this read […]
May 11, 2016
It was one of those Friday evenings when all I’d want to do is laze on a couch in a cafe with a friend and watch the match over a couple of drinks. The friend is my regular companion and even the people at the cafe have started recognizing us; not because we are regular […]
March 3, 2016
Since the inception of HackerEarth, our endeavour has been to get the right people join the right jobs. With so much emphasis on pedigree in our current job market, we understand the need of a helping hand who will understand that skills matter more than the source of education and we strive to cater to […]
March 1, 2016
The growth of a company is directly impacted by the talent it hires. As top talent is highly coveted and most sought after, it is likely to face stiff competition in hiring them. Recruitment is a long process and requires a considerable amount of effort and resources. The average length of the recruitment process varies […]