Many companies rejecting job applicants due to social media posts: Survey

Many companies rejecting job applicants

NEW DELHI: Social media has emerged as a major background-check tool for employers and nearly 68 per cent of them decide against hiring a person after finding negative details about the candidates, a survey has found.

According to a survey , as many as 59 per cent employers are currently using social media to research on job candidates, while another 33 per cent are planning to access the platform soon.

Interestingly, the survey said that 68 per cent employers who research job candidates on social media have found ‘content’ that caused them not to hire the individual.

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Huawei Technologies Recruitment Drive in Bangalore, 11th Sept 2014

Another successful Exclusive drive conducted by Freshersworld.com for Huawei Technologies at Cambridge Institute of Technology ,Bangalore on 11th September 2014 with 600+ candidates attending the drive.
 
Huawei Technologies had openings for Software Engineer Trainee. The drive was for B.E/ B.Tech – ( CS/ IT/ IS/ ECE/ EEE) / MCA candidates from 2014 batch with an aggregate of 70% in UG/ PG & 65% in 10th & 12th .

 
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Sir M Visvesvaraya – Remembering the Greatest Engineer of all times

Engineers_day

In remembrance of Sir M.Visvesvaraya, the most outstanding Engineer of all times, the Engineering fraternity of India celebrates “Engineer’s Day” every year on 15th of September.

154 years ago that this great contributor to growth and engineering was born. Every year the celebration of the Engineer’s Day revolves around a central theme that is notified to all states and local centers.

When and why do w...

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FreshersWorld.com Unlocks Myriad Career Prospects in Banking Industry for Wannabe Bankers

Banking sector in India is poised for further growth and expansion, with major public sector banks foraying into largely untapped rural and suburban markets. With more than 30% of Indians enjoying direct access to banking institutions, jobs for aspiring bankers are about to multiply. One of the leading online job portals is now showing new directions to banking job seekers in India.

If recent reports are to be believed, banking sector in India is going to create 15-20 hundred thousand new jobs in a few years from now. Financial experts believe that the futuristic policies of RBI and government are going to create new possibilities for the people who are currently working in this sector as well as for those who are raring to grab employment opportunities offered by the sector. FreshersWorld.com, a leading job portal in India that millions of job seekers use for searching jobs and understanding key trends in various industry segments, has recently added scores of banking jobs to its database. In a bid to close the gap between banking sector key players and aspiring candidates, the e-job portal has also introduced a volley of new features in its service line.

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India wants China to set up manufacturing units in the country

India wants China logo

NEW DELHI: India today asked China to invest in setting up manufacturing units in the country to bridge the widening trade deficit and create jobs in the country.

Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said India has signed an agreement with China in June to set up Chinese Industrial Parks in India.

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5000 Government Scientists to teach in schools & colleges

NEW DELHI: The government has decided to make it mandatory for over 5,000 scientists, working in different central agencies including the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), to undertake 12 hours of lecture classes in an academic year in public-funded schools and colleges across the country.

Announcing the decision, Union science and technology minister Jitendra Singh said it would be “mandatory” for the scientists to formally take classes in schools and colleges which would be identified for this purpose in coordination with the Ministry of Human Resources Development.

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Freshersworld.com Onam Celebration 2014 @ Bangalore & Kochi

Pookalam

Freshersworld.com celebrated The Onam Festival which brings a sense of oneness amongst the people and can see only happiness all around.

It was celebrated on 5th of September 2014 in our office premises . The celebration started with Pookalam (flower decorations) in the reception area of our office
followed by Onam Sadhya – A sumptuous lunch at Malabar Bay.

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Solar Energy can create 6.7 lakh jobs in India in 10 years

NEW DELHI: Solar power generation has the potential to create close to seven lakh jobs in the country in the next 10 years, says a report.

Solar energy can create up to 1,45,000 MW of capacity and 6.7 lakh jobs in India over next 10 years, said the report, jointly prepared by Bridge To India and Tata Power Solar.

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Practo Exclusive Campus Recruitment Drive ( Phase II) for 2014 batch across India

Freshersworld.com has always been leading the way in terms of providing opportunities for freshers in India. Making a true justice to the name with our premium client Practo Technologies who were offering a package of 5 lac/annum for 2014 Passouts . We as a team were successful in conducting the Recruitment Drive ( Phase II )

6 – States , 7 – Venues, , 1000+ Participants

Selection Process: GD & FW Online assessment

More Details About Practo Recruitment Drive ( Phase II)

Date  Location  Attendees  Shortlisted for Online test  Shortlisted for PI  Venue
 1st Sept 2014  Bangalore  100+  36  26  Garden city College
 14th Sept 2014  Chennai  200+ 47  17 Saveetha Engineering College
 21st Sept 2014  Hyderabad  220+  73  30  CMR Engineering College
 24th Sept 2014  Mumbai  130+  57  45  Shree L.R. Tiwari College of Engineering
 25th Sept 2014  Pune  280+  81  42  Vishwakarma Institute of Management
 26th Sept 2014  Noida  225+  57  51  Accurate Institute of Management & Technology
 27th Sept 2014  Delhi  250+  96  69  Northern India Engineering College

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GATE 2015 notification are Out !!!!

GATE 2015 notification are out !!!!

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is one of the toughest test which is being conducted in an all India basis. It tests the comprehensive knowledge of the various disciplines in engineering and science.

Seven IITs,(namely-IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Madras and IIT Roorkee)and Indian Institute of Science conducts GATE on behalf of the National Coordination Board – GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD), Government of India. GATE 2015 will be organized by IIT Kanpur

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