5 Things Every Job Seeker Wants To Say To A Hiring Manager
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  It is 2015 and hiring is complex. What worked 10 years ago, doesn’t work anymore today!   Both parties (job seeker and employer) have equally high stake in the outcomes, but somehow hiring often turns out to be a power game for some hiring managers.   There may not be a shortage of talent, […]

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Attrition Trends: 2015
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News source: www.businesstoday.in   A survey conducted by Wisdom Jobs on the recent trends in the job market had some interesting reports to share.   The survey tries to analyze attrition rates in various job sectors. With an average of 1 out of every 4 employees leaving a company, it’s no good news for most […]

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How to Not Fall Asleep at Work
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Looks like post-lunch hours are famous for all the wrong reasons.     While most of you will agree that it is the sleepiest hour of the day, it is also the most un-productive hour, for a lot of people. At hours like these, people generally tend to lose their concentration and enthusiasm for work […]

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Never Fool Around In Your Notice Period! Here’s Why.
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“I just submitted my resignation letter and I have a 1-month notice period. I guess I can just chill out now.”     “I’m in my notice period and just waiting for my last working day. Till then I don’t care whatever happens to the work.”   “My notice period has started. Why should I […]

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8 Top Reasons Why Candidates Don’t Apply To Your Job Opening
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You’re hiring and have put out job postings on job boards, social networks and also given it to some agencies that promise you great candidates.   But, you’re not getting decent candidates to apply to your company! Frustrating, isn’t it?     At Tapstart, we tried to understand what attracts great applicants to job postings… […]

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Recruitment Secrets that will Save You from Getting Rejected!
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Often we have wondered why we don’t get those interview calls despite having a great CV to back us with!   The Recruitment Industry faces its own troubles in sifting the best candidates from a large talent pool. This infographic compiled by BeHiring reveals top secrets about the recruitment industry and why most CVs get rejected! […]

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Change His Mood if You Can’t Change His Mind
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A job interview is your ultimate gateway to that new job you’ve been dreaming about.   You’ve convinced the new employer that your profile is interesting enough that they should talk to you. But you have not yet convinced them all the way through that you’re a rock star. You’ve passed the initial screening process, […]

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“India’s Economy is a Bright Spot in a Cloudy Global Economy”

News source: www.financialexpress.com   In a recent article published by Reuters in The Financial Express, statistics have a lot more to say about the present state of the Indian economy. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has taken special interest in the new budget and applauds its potential to make a change.   A small excerpt […]

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Keywords in your CV = Salt in your Curry. No Special Taste!

The thing with adding salt to your curry is that it just makes it edible, but no special taste comes from it.   If you’re hoping to make the curry tasty, then you’d better think of adding some real spices. Salt is not enough. Everyone adds salt.   As funny as it may sound, the […]

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5 Cool Benefits of a Part-Time Job That Will Make You Happy
A Part-Time Job While In College

Who said demanding the cake AND the cookie was wrong? While in college, they say, you must make the most of it! Of course, you must. Grab every opportunity that comes your way – be it co-curricular activities, sports, seminars, conferences, internships, voluntary work or even a part-time job!     Gone are the days […]

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Here’s How Fraud Recruiters Are Cheating Job Seekers!
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Bangalore Police recently shared this news on their social media page.       The Bangalore police crime branch announced that it has arrested fraudsters who have been cheating unsuspecting job seekers using fake job postings on job sites like www.shine.com and www.jobguru.in.   People are furious about this. Here are some quick reactions from […]

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