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Salary hike in 2012

Recession or no recession, Indian IT sector is definitely not debating about salary hikes. There will definitely be salary raises after the appraisal cycle is completed for most companies but the golden question is how much will be the salary hike. Unlike the last slowdown when mass layoffs where happening companies were not worried about […]

We need to change with changing times. Jobs that were hot in the 1990s were not so interesting in last decade. So what will be the best carrier choices in the year 2012. Emerging media and new technology is creating lots of jobs these days. Some of the best career choices for 2012 are 1.) […]

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If you don’t have a FB account it is possible you have’t heard of email either. Practically everyone who is connected to internet via mobile or any other way is on Facebook now. With the growing popularity of Facebook and as it prepares to go public sometime in 2012, FB plans to hire thousands of employee […]

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The US unemployment rate fell last month to its lowest level in more than two and a half years, as employers stepped up hiring in response to the slowly improving economy.The Labor Department said on Friday that the unemployment rate dropped sharply to 8.6 percent last month, down from 9 percent in October. The rate […]

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There has been talk of global recession for quite some time. Indian Software and IT enabled services industry which is primarily dependent on western economies is bracing itself for this new slowdown. People who are already settled in their jobs will not see any immediate effect because they are still working on last year’s budget […]

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There has been talk of global recession for quite some time. Indian Software and IT enabled services industry which is primarily dependent on western economies is bracing itself for this new slowdown. People who are already settled in their jobs will not see any immediate effect because they are still working on last year’s budget […]

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IITs seems to be having perfect placement season this year again. Why is this such a big news, this happens every year.. Isn’t it?  It is a news because we are supposedly in a “slowdown”. However, this slowdown seems to have no impacts on IITs. IIT final placements will start from December 1 and will […]

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It is impossible not to notice sudden rise of  Advertisements of e-commerce sites on TV. Watch television for 1 hour and you definitely notice across Ads from at least one startup. Sites like  bestylish.com, flipcart.com,  snapdeal.com and I am sure there are several others are spending huge on Ads etc. Even if you don’t consider JustDial or makemytrip […]

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Three students of Indian Institute of Technology (Patna)  have been placed with Microsoft India Development Center with an annual package of Rs 16 lakh each. The pay packet is more than the highest annual package of any student from Birla Institute of Technology (BIT), Patna, and National Institute of Technology, Patna. Final-year computer science student Nishant […]

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What is the slary for freshers in IT industry these days? It might not be good news for freshers passing from college next year. As per news in Times of India. ” Packages offered to campus hires at most Tier 2 engineering colleges have remained unchanged since the 2008-09 downturn, stagnating between Rs 3 and […]

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