Academic Job Search Is Now Easier With UGC’s New Job Portal

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University Grants Commission has recently launched its job portal for NEC and PhD qualified students. This is a free of charge service launched by the Government of India to make both the ends meet – students looking for job and employers seeking applicants. The prospect provides unemployed youth with a living and universities failing to meet the required staff requirement with teachers. The...
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Info Edge Buys Toostep Consultancy’s Business

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Info Edge which runs Naukri.com, matrimonial site Jeevansathi.com  has acquired the business of Toostep Consultancy Pvt Ltd .It should be noted that Toostep had developed a software as a service (SaaS) platform enabling recruiters to promote jobs on social networking sites and search engines. It is a thoughtful step taken by Info Edge to acquire such a service which will benefit them in...
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InfoEdge Invests An Additional Amount Of Rs. 5 crore In 99labels.com

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Last year we reported that InfoEdge made their second investment of $3.5 Million  in a fashion retail website 99labels.com. The investment was believed to increase the company’s international brand offerings.  It was also predicted with InfoEdge’s experience in the digital media it would help 99labels to grow its business. Later Info Edge reported  significant growth in their net sales...
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Naukri.com Goes Back To Hari Sadu; Launches Facebook Game

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Naukri.com’s latest social media efforts are being focused on their old ‘Hari Sadu’ Campaign. They have released a new game app on Facebook called ‘The Big Clash’ and has 3 games through which you can defeat (read crush) Hari Sadu. The 3 games are Archery, Boxing and Shooting, which are Olympic games. This is an example of Naukri leveraging the ongoing Olympics to get sports inclined fans...
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Naukri Introduces Custom Job Search On Your Smartphone Via App

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In today’s scenario of job-hopping, the average urban employee is always on the lookout for that higher paying job. Also, with more and more college graduates pouring out of the system each year, job sites like Naukri.com have an evergreen demand. People use Naukri’s vast database of job openings to find the perfect job for them.Now, Naukri.com has recognized that a vast number of internet...
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WSJ India Website To Host Job Postings From Naukri.com

This is just in: Dow Jones & Co and Naukri.com have announced an exclusive agreement that will power The Wall Street Journal’s India Web site (http://india.wsj.com). As per this agreement Naukri.com job listings will feature on a new job section on the WSJ site. The jobs featured will be for candidates having looking for a CTC in the range of Rs 15 Lakh and above. The same job listings will also...
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Naukri.com Introduces Premium Jobs Section – Will It Increase Revenues?

Online recruitment space has become more of a red ocean due to stagnant growth witnessed in recent times. Naukri feels it can buck the trend with something disruptive to improve its growth figures. A few days ago Naukri.com, job portal owned by Info Edge introduced a special section for premium jobs (Premium Job Section) where jobs with above 15 lac annual pay packages will be made available. This...
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City Centric Jobs And Jobs For Freshers Is New Strategy Of Job Sites

If you have a resume, we have a job! Sound’s familiar? That’s right, job seekers could continue keeping their fingers crossed again. Job portals have devised new strategies to target fresh graduates. Despite the flinching market, as a result to global economic drop job-sites have come up with an innovative idea. Naukri.com, too, feel that first-time job seekers could open up a new segment.They...
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“Drop In Hiring.. Advertising Costs Cut But We Wont Be Laying Off People” – Sanjeev Bikhchandani – Infoedge (Naukri) CEO

We caught up with the man behind Indian Internet’s only BSE listed company Infoedge (naukri.com) and this is probably the first and only online video interview with him. He spoke on topics ranging from Slowdown and its impact on Naukri.com, On layoffs at Naukri, Q3 results, Business Model for Firstnaukri, Investment Strategy, Growth numbers for 99acres, Brijj and Jeevansathi and more. A must...
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At TIECon Delhi – Future of Internet – When will there be 200 Million Internet Users?

Divyansh Sharma our guest blogger attended the TIECon Delhi which concluded last week and came back with some interesting insights from the panel discussion on ‘The future of internet’.The panel includedSanjeev Bikhchandani, Founder, Naukri.com – Chair Shailesh Rao, MD, Google India R.Ramaraj, Sr.Advisor, Sequoia Capital Advisors D.Shivakumar, Vice President & General Manager,...
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