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    Sreeradha Basu

    Senior Assistant Editor, ET

    I cover education and campuses, career and workplace trends, people movements and the ups and downs of the job market for The Economic Times, India's largest-selling financial daily. From placements ...

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    COVID-19 takes a toll on hiring of apprentices, sentiment among large and medium business remain positiveEcommerce rules in festive temporary job creation as companies go all out to push salesEast Bengal women team's 24-year-old goalkeeper is doubling as Flipkart delivery executiveSome of the changes in education effected by pandemic will outlast it, says experts
    Demand for analytics, data science professionals surged in AugustJEE-Advanced results announced; Pune boy Chirag Falor tops exam: IIT officialsBlue-collar jobs on the path to recovery;  delivery, healthcare to surpass pre-Covid levelsThe making of the perfect Work-From-Home office
    In tough times, recruiters look for future-ready leaders who can deal with uncertaintyBigLeap Technologies opens new facility, plans to add 6,000 staff by 2021Covid takes emotional toll on working women, most female professionals in India stressed due to the pandemicIndia Inc hiring may gather pace in October-December, but not as much as last year
    Artificial intelligence jobs see a spike in interest, says Indeed dataAmerican Express sets up data analytics, risk & technology lab in IIT Madras63 Indian universities qualify for 2021's Times Higher Education World University RankingsAverage increments in India fell to 3.6% in 2020, from 8.6% in 2019: Survey
    Job postings increase in all sectors; Engineering, Healthcare job fare the best, says latest dataIndia Inc's C-suite movements shot up in Covid-hit first quarter of FY 2021: StudySPJIMR completes autumns internship process for the PGDM batch of 2021 in virtual modeIITians landing plenty of job offers at blue-chip firms
    Cleartax plans to hire 150-plus employees over next 2-3 monthsTikTok parent company, ByteDance, halts hiring in India; tries to retain employeesEcommerce drives spurt in temporary hiringCovid Impact: Top business schools defer placements by close to four weeks
    IIT Madras and  Helyxon develop remote patient monitoring solutions for COVID-19IIM Ahmedabad sees 21.79% women in Batch of 2020-22, down from 23.71% last yearPlaying it safe amidst Covid-19: Work from home’s working, so India Inc wants it to stayMahindra Group launches Mahindra University, new-age curricula to focus on both IQ & EQ
    NSRCEL partners with Capgemini in India to support social startupsInMobi appoints new general manager for IndiaTrump admin rescinds July 6 policy; MIT president says it “comes as an enormous relief”PwC India to announce deferred bonuses, hikes, promotions in October
    IIM Ahmedabad launches endowment fund with initial commitment of Rs 100 croreRecruiters fear backlash, skip Chinese expatsAs Covid fears grip the country, parties go virtual, complete with Bollywood night, live musicians, cocktail parties & moreCovid blues: Employees losing sleep over rejoining office
    Pandemic leaves hiring plans in disarrayCovid-19: Companies scale up cleanliness protocolEmployee safety top priority of companies, finds survey on Covid-19 impactDr Ranjan Banerjee to continue as dean of SPJIMR for another term of five years
    Amid paycuts and layoffs, some companies chose to shield staff during the Covid stormCompanies make the shift to virtual onboarding of new hiresAfter layoffs, Uber recalls job offers made to B-school gradsCovid impact: Companies may restrict business travel
    More than 60% companies ready to go back to work: SurveyBasicFirst appoints new CEO
    BasicFirst appoints new CEO
    28 Apr 2020 12:15 PM IST
    How senior executives are forgoing global jobs due to coronavirus pandemicCovid-19: Cos try to save jobs while struggling to meet payroll commitments
    IIM Board appoints Professor Rishikesha T Krishnan as IIM Bangalore's new directorSBI employees pledge Rs 100 crore to PM CARES Fund to combat Covid-19IIT Guwahati steps up in fight against novel coronavirusIIM Indore completes final placements with average salary of Rs 22.92 lakh
    Average pay hikes for India Inc likely to be around 7.8% for 2020: Deloitte SurveyTop B-schools rope in new recruiters to give hiring a leg-upAltair, IIT Madras sign MoU to foster startups with technology accessKearney appoints Kaushika Madhavan as India managing partner and country head
    Hiring activity increases by 6% in January 2020 as compared to January 2019: Naukri JobSpeakLayoffs in industry, but crowd of startups hiring at B-schools growingGoogle's Vishwanath Ramarao joins Acko as chief technology and product officerNPCI appoints new Chief Risk Officer
    NPCI appoints new Chief Risk Officer
    05 Feb 2020 12:01 PM IST
    IIM Kozhikode completes 2018-20 batch placements, mean salary rises 12%OPPO signs pact with IIT Hyderabad for research in 5G, AI, othersCPWD sets up research & development cell at IIT-Gandhinagar Research ParkNetcore Solutions appoints Diptarup Chakraborti Group Chief Marketing Officer
    IIM Indore signs MoU with the UP PoliceAverage salary offer at MDI Gurgaon rises 9.5 per cent to Rs 22.05 lakhPunit Sood appointed new country head of RBS IndiaStandard Chartered appoints Samrat Khosla as Head – Wealth Management, India
    Hiring activity rises 10% YoY in December 2019: Naukri JobSpeakDiebold Nixdorf appoints Hemant Sood as Director - Sales, IndiaAcko’s new HR policy extends benefits to partners of LGBTIQ employeesSlump to hit increments but hot skills to command a premium
    James Murdoch-led Lupa Systems makes first investment in India on Harappa EducationSPJIMR completes placements with Rs 26.36 lakh average annual salary, 15.1% jump over last yearAon India's senior executives quit firm to join DeloitteAnuranjita Kumar announces exit from the Royal Bank Of Scotland
    ISB sees 1,383 offers on Day 1 of placements in comparison to 1,194 last yearFive Rs 1 crore-plus offers on Day 1 of IIT Kharagpur final placementsEmagine People Technologies in talks to raise Series A roundFMCG firms go on a talent hunt at top business and technology campuses
    HCCB announces appointments to its senior leadership teamIITs see flood of early offers in slowdown season136 firms make offers to 480 students as IIM Calcutta completes summer placementsHSBC India tweaks childcare policy to benefit women employees
    Average stipend goes up 12.14% to Rs 1.2 lakh per month in XLRI's summer internship placementsIITs dominate in QS India University rankings, IIT Bombay leads the packSPJIMR launches new Centre for Financial StudiesGovt signs contract with IIM Bangalore to launch MahatmaGandhi national fellowship programme
    Women take the helm at Flipkart for Big Billion DaysMore applicants line up for CAT seeking to beat slowdown bluesHindustan Unilever sends distributors to IIM Ahmedabad to improve business skillsWith firing rises hiring of outplacement companies
    Kronos appoints new senior director, sales for IndiaIIT graduates lead the way in mental health careBasicFirst launches Recharger programme for 50,000 women edu-preneursIIT grads lead the way in mental health technology
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