Change,Recruitment Industry

Bootstrapped ? Dont hire Race Horses!

3 Aug , 2017  

When I turned entrepreneur, I wrote the first 20 names of my choice whom I wanted to hire. Then I got to a stage where I did all the due deliberations to offer 5 of them. 3 of them eventually rejected the offer for various reasons. That day I gathered a first-hand experience of why […]

Recruitment Industry

Would you hire people who are on Skaters?

27 Nov , 2016  

For most part of my career while hiring I had this bias that people who had stable tenures had a positive tick against their name. It was maybe influenced by my own career or the kind of organisations I worked for where people had long tenures. I still stumble every time I interview somebody who […]

Recruitment Industry

Is everyone looking out?

3 Dec , 2015  

Are you thinking about quitting your job? Most may say no depending on the context of your role and from an employment availability standpoint, but if I ask you there is something interesting, would you be interested to look at it? Many would probably say “yes”! Are you smiling now? Me too! First one was […]

Recruitment Industry

Are you a Specialist or just another Recruiter?

24 Nov , 2014  

The latest Report by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) shows Indian Direct Hire (permanent recruitment) market in the region of 3600 Crores. It’s a market which has been growing in double digits except for couple of years during recession. As on rolls (Direct Hire) market consists of largely lateral hires, the double digit growth is inevitable […]