“Flexibility and multi-tasking abilities are critical skills for a Finance professional”, says Bharat Jain, Manager – Equity Research, CRISIL

In conversation with Bharat Jain, Manager – Equity Research, CRISIL What does a typical work day in your life look like? At the moment, to be honest, any work day is not typical. However, what could be typical is some of the qualities each work day brings along with them and those are challenges, newness,

“We pioneered the marketplace model in India”, says Sanjay Sethi, CEO and Co-founder, ShopClues.com

Coffee with the CEO – In conversation with Sanjay Sethi, CEO and Co-founder, ShopClues.com Where do you wish to take ShopClues.com in the next five years? What is your vision for the company? ShopClues is a technology company that happens to be in the business of retail. So, our vision was to create a robust

Young Achievers – Meenal Relekar, Sr. Brand Manager at Mahindra & Mahindra

In conversation with Meenal Relekar, Sr. Brand Manager at Mahindra & Mahindra Please tell us about your professional & academic background. Also, it would be great if you could brief us about your role in your current organization? Explore, Experiment and Enjoy is what I believe and firmly follow… Like most of the studious students,

Young Achievers – Pankaj Baid, Equity Research Analyst, CRISIL

In conversation with Pankaj Baid, Equity Research Analyst, CRISIL What does a typical work day in your life look like? Well, my typical work day includes a mix of some regular and non-regular activities. I start off with some regular activities that include publishing material/news flow on sectors of coverage and updating our regular valuation

Young Achievers – Nidhi Minj, Senior Marketing Manager, Bharti Airtel

In conversation with Nidhi Minj, Senior Marketing Manager, Bharti Airtel Please tell us about your professional & academic background. Can you also brief us about your role in your current organization? I completed my MBA from IIFT Delhi in 2007 and joined Airtel straight from campus as a part of the Young Leader Program. Placement

Follow-up Option for Pro Members

As a candidate, there are times when I feel I’m a good fit for a job but despite applying, I don’t receive any sort of feedback (ie: no status change on my application). And sometimes, I’m so confident of my candidature that it would be great to have my application highlighted in front of the

9 Creative Recruitment Ads that Rock!

Recruitment is a fairly boring industry but there are some organizations (and ad agencies) that do come out with some great creative recruitment adverts to bring a smile to your job search. We’ve curated 9 of the best creative recruitment ads that ooze style, subtlety and class. 1. Life’s too Short for the Wrong Job

Young Achievers – Sayuj Jaganathan, Senior Brand Manager, Cavinkare

In conversation with Sayuj Jaganathan, Senior Brand Manager, Cavinkare Please tell us about your professional & academic background. Can you also brief us about your role in your current organization? I have an engineering degree in Biotechnology from SASTRA University, Thanjavur and post that, I decided to pursue my MBA from Loyola Institute of Business

Young Achievers – Navneet Biswas, Trade & Brand Marketing Manager

In conversation with Navneet Biswas, Trade & Brand Marketing Manager Please tell us about your professional & academic background. Can you also brief us about your role in your current organization? I completed my B.Tech from West Bengal University of Technology in 2005 before deciding to pursue a management degree from Indian Institute of Management,

Young Achievers – Pawan Jagnik, Area Sales Manager, Cargill

In conversation with Pawan Jagnik, Area Sales Manager, Cargill Please tell us a little about your professional & academic background. Can you also brief us about your role in your current organization? After completing my Engineering in Electronics & Telecommunication from Pune University, I worked for a year in the R&D Department for a company

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With the annual appraisal season for most organizations over or in process, May is often seen as the month wherein hiring seems to pick up across industry verticals. And we saw a significant upward trend at iimjobs.com as well with our Operations & Quality team posting a record high 4500+jobs last month! This translated into

Young Achievers – Prateek Swarup, Area Sales Manager, Dabur India Limited

In conversation with Prateek Swarup, Area Sales Manager, Dabur India Please tell us a little about your professional & academic background. Can you also brief us about your role in your current organization? I am a computer science engineer from JIIT Noida. Post my engineering, I worked with Infosys for a brief period of time,

Young Achievers – Aditi Anand, Senior Brand Manager, Flipkart.com

In conversation with Aditi Anand, Senior Brand Manager, Flipkart.com Please tell us a little about your professional & academic background. Also please give us a little clarity on your role in your current organization? I did my Bachelors in Computer Applications from BIT Ranchi and then took a year off to prepare for CAT. I

Young Achievers – Chandan Roy, Senior Area Sales Manager, PepsiCo

In conversation with Chandan Roy, Senior Area Sales Manager, PepsiCo Please tell us a little about your professional & academic background. Can you also brief us about your role in your current organization? Quite frankly, I was sort of an aimless guy until my graduation. I really had no idea about what am I going

Young Achievers – Dr. Neha Venkatesh, Global Brand Manager, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories

In conversation with Dr. Neha Venkatesh, Global Brand Manager, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Please tell us a little about your professional & academic background along with a small brief about your role in your current organization? I am a trained physician; and upon graduation in medicine, while all of my classmates started preparing to take either

“Be Superb at Execution”, says Jayant Kapre, President (Country Head) at United Biscuits India

Coffee with the CEO – In conversation with Jayant Kapre, President (Country Head) at United Biscuits India Biscuits is already a hugely crowded category and extremely competitive as well so what is United Biscuits doing to differentiate itself? Biscuits are a tough space to be in. We have however, identified some clear spaces, and are

Young Achievers – Sharthak Shankar Bhagat, Area Sales Manager, GlaxoSmithKline

In conversation with Sharthak Shankar Bhagat, Area Sales Manager, GlaxoSmithKline Please tell us a little about your professional & academic background. Can you also brief us about your role in your current organization? I completed by B.Tech in Information technology from KIIT, Bhubaneswar in 2008 and during my 4th year there, I had a small

HR Chronicles – “The trait I value most in jobseekers is sincerity”, says Adwaith Naimpally, HR Manager, Mondelēz International

HR Chronicles – In conversation with Adwaith Naimpally, HR Manager, Mondelēz International What is the most important trait that you look for in a candidate irrespective of what the job description demands? The trait I value most is sincerity. Sincerity in a job enables a person to do well in the most difficult of circumstances

Young Achievers – Prabodh Sharma, Area Sales Manager, Marico

In conversation with Prabodh Sharma, Area Sales Manager, Marico Please tell us a little about your professional & academic background. Can you also brief us about your role in your current organization? Post my MBA from Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur in 2010, I joined as a Management Trainee with Vodafone where I

“Technology has always been our differentiator”, says Bhavish Aggarwal, Co-Founder & CEO, Olacabs

Coffee with the CEO – In conversation with Bhavish Aggarwal, Co-Founder & CEO, Olacabs What led you to start Olacabs? I graduated from IIT Bombay (IIT-B) with an engineering degree in Computer Science and worked with Microsoft Research India for a couple of years. However, I always wanted to start something of my own. I