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US created 211,000 jobs in April, vs 185,000 jobs expected

Job creation in April bounced back from a disappointing March, with nonfarm payrolls growing by 211,000 while the unemployment rate fell to 4.4 percent, its lowest since May 2007. Economists surveyed by Reuters had been expecting payroll growth of 185,000 and the headline jobless rate to tick up one-tenth to 4.6 percent. The payroll increase nearly tripled the dismal March ... Read More »

Coca-Cola to axe 1,200 jobs as it shifts to new cluster model

Marketing jobs could be at risk as part of Coca-Cola’s plans to axe 1,200 jobs. The cuts are part of wider plans to restructure the business around five “strategic clusters” as it looks to transform into a consumer-centric total beverage company. Speaking on an investor call this afternoon (25 April) following Coca-Cola’s quarterly results announcement, incoming CEO James Quincey said ... Read More »

The single biggest mistake EVERY job seeker makes

If you’ve sent off countless job applications and never seem to hear back, you may want to heed some expert advice. According to the experts at Career Girl Daily, job seekers are making one major mistake when it comes to their application – and it’s holding them back from getting their dream role. The experts reveal that the major faux ... Read More »

Snapdeal promises higher salaries, job security to staff as investor SoftBank pushes for sale

New Delhi: Snapdeal founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal have reached out to employees promising them higher salaries compared to last year as the company heads towards a possible sell out in the coming weeks. In a letter to employees, the founders said while the company’s investors are “driving the discussions around the way forward”, their “top and only priority ... Read More »

McDonald’s Canada Says Job Applicant Information Was Hacked

McDonald’s Canadian unit said on Friday personal information of about 95,000 restaurant job applicants was compromised in a cyber attack on its careers website. The information included names, addresses, email addresses, phone numbers and employment backgrounds of candidates who applied online for jobs at McDonald’s Canada restaurants between March 2014 and March 2017. The careers website was shut down after ... Read More »

The top 10 big cities for job seekers

If you’re in the market for a new job, you may want to consider the nation’s capital. For the third year in a row, Washington, DC, topped Gallup’s Good Jobs rating, which highlights the metro areas with a high percentage of good jobs available to those seeking full-time work. Gallup defines a “good job” as one that offers 30 or ... Read More »

Benefits of Using Placement Agencies for Job Search | JobsSite.ca Why use Placement Agency for finding an ideal IT job

Over the recent years, computer and Information Technology jobs have been experiencing a rising trend. You’re keen on pursuing a career in IT. You’re an IT graduate and now you’re looking forward to getting your first career break. A quick glance in the job market and you’ll come across hundreds and thousands of IT graduates looking for career growth in ... Read More »

47% Of Working Indians Not Saving For Retirement: Survey

Mumbai: Even as financial security after retirement is valued more, a survey by HSBC has revealed that 47 per cent of working people in India have not started saving for their future or have stopped or faced difficulties while saving. “A large number (47 per cent) of working people in India have either not started saving for their retirement or ... Read More »

Fear of Losing Jobs Recedes in India, Says Survey

Seventeen per cent of Indian employees fear about losing their jobs. This is the finding of a survey by global human resource consulting firm Randstad conducted during the December quarter. In the September survey, 23 per cent of employees had expressed fear about job security. The survey also revealed positive sentiment among Indian employers for 2016: A staggering 90 per ... Read More »