Hike in Hiring in 2015 Quarter 4

hiring in 2015

Title : “Keep your CVs ready, it will be raining jobs in Q4”


Source : Economic Times


Jobseekers, it’s time to update your resumes! According to the Manpower Employment Outlook Survey, many Indian employers are going to be more aggressive about their hiring in 2015’s fourth quarter. Retail and logistics sectors are ramping up for the festive season. Big e-commerce firms like Snapdeal and Shopclues are hiring across functions. In short, you can be sure a lot of opportunities are heading your way.


A short excerpt : “Over 41 per cent of employers in India are looking at increasing hiring numbers for the fourth quarter as compared to the quarter ending September.”


Tapstart interpretation : Companies are definitely on the lookout for fresh talent and hiring in 2015 is on the rise. Even though the year is ending and the festive season is almost upon us, don’t pause your job search just yet.


So what can you do to make sure that you stay on top of your game?


  1. Have an updated resume ready at all times. If you think your resume is not striking a chord with employers, read about some of the common reasons here.
  2. Make sure your social media profiles (especially LinkedIn) are updated and do not have any embarrassing content. Potential employers conduct social media checks more often than not.
  3. Keep track of all possible opportunities. Frequently check job portals and social media sites. And don’t forget to network! You never know where your next job is going to be from.   (Read 5 ways to market yourself on social media.)
  4. Brush up on your interviewing skills. Conduct practice interviews with your friends or family so that you don’t freeze in the real one.


Best of luck on your job search!


Read original article at: http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/jobs/keep-your-cvs-ready-it-will-be-raining-jobs-in-q4/articleshow/48865243.cms

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