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Pipped to the post for CBI top job, Rina Mitra becomes West Bengal’s security advisor

Rina Mitra could have become the first female CBI chief but failed to make the cut due to a day’s delay in the selection process. Recently retired, Mitra was a 1983 batch IPS officer of the Madhya Pradesh cadre, before she was appointed as the state’s principal internal security advisor by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. The former IPS ... Read More »

IRCTC Jobs 2019: More Vacancy Announced For Railway Job Aspirants

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has released another recruitment notification for the position of Supervisor (Hospitality) on Contract basis for a period of 2 years and extendable based on requirement and satisfactory performance. Interested, eligible and qualified candidates can appear for a ‘walk-in-interview’ for the posts in February and March. [Venue & Date Given Below] The selected ... Read More »

Budget Impact: Job market to see incremental growth

Kolkata: The government’s push to woo the middle class and farmers in its final budget before elections may not result in the creation of significant formal job opportunities in the short term. Incremental job creation is likely to happen primarily in consumption-led sectors — where increased disposable income in the hands of consumers from tax sops could boost demand — ... Read More »

BuzzFeed loses 11 staff in Australia amid global job cuts

BuzzFeed is cutting 11 jobs in Australia as part of its global strategy. Photograph: no credit The Australian arm of BuzzFeed will have to cut 11 staff as a global downsizing strategy targets 200 of the digital publisher’s international workforce. BuzzFeedOz news reporter Alice Workman said she and every member of the news team received a letter about redundancies on Tuesday morning which indicated ... Read More »

Job prospects, K-pop fuel Korean language interest

In the last three years, there has been a consistent increase in the number of students enrolled in language programmes. (Express File Photo/Representational) A vibrant South Korean economy and a concomitant promise of jobs, the call of South Korean universities and Hallyu, the Korean cultural wave, have fuelled the popularity of Korean language courses in the capital. When King Sejong ... Read More »

Fintech’s hot new job: dealing with regulators

NEW YORK: US regulators have taken a greater interest over the past year in technology startups promising to reinvent finance. This newfound attention is compelling the biggest names in fintech to prioritise a part of their business that’s often ignored. Several financial technology companies are looking to staff up in regulatory compliance, according to job posting data reviewed by Bloomberg. Among them are Betterment, Coinbase, Robinhood Financial, Social ... Read More »

Good news for job-seekers! 1,286 openings in Amazon India, the highest in Asia-Pacific

There is some good news for individuals looking for jobs in India. Amazon India has as many as 1,300 vacancies in the country, which is the highest in Asia-Pacific as mentioned on its website. The openings in India are also three times as much as those available in China. Only Germany has as many openings as India, outside of Amazon’s ... Read More »

7 Arrested For Using Mobile Phones To Cheat At Government Job Exam

Police said candidates were caught using mobile phones and Bluetooth headsets. (Representational)   Kolkata: Seven candidates appearing for a government recruitment examination at a Kolkata-based college were caught cheating using mobile phones and Bluetooth headsets, police said on Monday. “The recruitment exam for judicial clerkship was being conducted on Sunday when officials of Heramba Chandra College caught candidates cheating using mobile ... Read More »

ONGC Announces Jobs For Graduates, Diploma, 10+2, 10th Pass Candidates

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) Limited has invited applications for recruitment to various non-executive posts. A total of 542 vacancies will be filled by ONGC for its offices at Delhi, Dehradun, Western Offshore Unit at Mumbai and Institute of Petroleum Safety, Health and Environment Management-IPSHEM, Goa. Online application process has begun and eligible candidates can apply till December 27 ... Read More »

How To Turn A Failed Job Search Around Fast

your energy. Photo credit: Getty Images.Getty The job search process can be stressful. As a career coach, alleviating that stress makes my heart joyful. I’ve helped over 700+ individuals find meaningful work plus those that I’ve coached virtually or in a group setting. Over the years, I’ve taken note and measured the ways mid-career professionals turn their job search around. ... Read More »