TeamLease in Media 2017

2017

December 31

Deccan Herald featured an authored article by Sudeep Sen on ‘Automation, FinTech and ecom to create jobs in 2018’.

Hindu Business Line featured N Shivakumar and Alka Dhingra in ‘Big data, machine learning, AI to shape job market in 2018’.

Tech Observer featured Alka Dhingra in ‘Indian IT industry is expected to add around 2 lakh new jobs in 2018: TeamLease’.

December 29

Financial Express featured an authored article by Sonal Arora on Why trade unions must embrace labour law reforms.

Scroll featured Alka Dhingra and Shiva Kumar in 2017 was a terrible year for India’s techies – but things may only get worse

Money Control featured Alka Dhingra in Here’s what HR leaders think will be the top trends of 2018.

Techjuice featured Alka Dhingra in India’s IT industry laid off over 56,000 employees in 2017.

December 28

Economic Times featured Rituparna Chakraborty in Startups take a fair shot at workplace diversity.

Financial Express featured Rituparna Chakraborty in Fixed-term jobs in all sectors.

The Hindu featured Alka Dhingra in IT industry likely to hire 2 lakh people in 2018.

Digital Journal featured Alka Dhingra in India's IT layoffs top 56,000 and it's not over yet.

December 27

Financial Chronicle featured Sonal Arora in IT hiring on the path of steady recovery.

Rediff.com interviewed Sonal Arora on The future of jobs in India.

Quartz India featured Alka Dhingra and Shiva Kumar in 56,000 layoffs and counting: India’s IT bloodbath this year may just be the start.

December 26

Economic Times mentioned TeamLease in Huawei cuts India workforce by a third’.

Divya Bhaskar featured an authored article by Sonal Arora on 18% rise in job sector because of GST’.

December 23

Money Control featured Sonal Arora in Crystal gazing: Core sectors likely to see bounce back in jobs in 2018.

Economic Times featured Sudeep Sen in Bitcoin Bug bites jobhunters as enquiries double.

December 22

Times Job featured Ajay Shah in ‘Blind hiring: A revolution in interview process’.

December 21

Hindu Business Line featured Alka Dhingra in Software firms chase specialists to deliver niche products

Mint featured TeamLease Services in ‘Stock Reccos’.

December 10 

Rituparna Chakraborty has been quoted in an article by PTI titled ‘Pay hikes may get fatter in 2018 after trimming of jobs in '17’

December 8

Manish Sabharwal has been interviewed by Knowledge@Wharton on a wide range of topics affecting India’s economic outlook, which is shaped by the complex forces of regulatory reforms, formalization of jobs (versus informal jobs), increasing technology and shifting traditions. Read more

November 30

Financial Express carried inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty in the story titled ‘Labour reforms: Ministry drops plan to allow companies with up to 300 staff to sack them’. 

Economic Times has quoted Neeti Sharma in the story titled ‘Will workers of exempted Cos get higher pension option? EPFO asks SC to decide’.

November 29

Money Control carried Ravi Vishwanath’s interview with CNBC on the latest happenings in TeamLease, `Have workforce of 460m in India; 210m workers are in agriculture: TeamLease'. 

Economic Times has carried Rituparna Chakraborty’s inputs in the story titled ‘Midlife Crisis Takes on New Meaning in IT Services’.

Hans India has mentioned Manish in the story titled ‘Programme at 8th edition of GES in Hyderabad’.

Hindustan Times carried Rituparna Chakraborty's inputs in ‘How to crack the next interview’.

November 27

Financial Express has carried inputs of Sonal Arora in the story titled ‘Now, UAN for PF even before securing a job .

Times of India featured Rituparna Chakraborty in a story titled ‘Now, you can get ghosted at job interviews too’.

November 25

PharmaBiz featured Sumit Kumar's views on TeamLease’s report on MOOC in apprenticeship for employment and employability.

November 24

Bloomberg Quint carried Rituparna Chakraborty's inputs in the story titled Formalisation Bigger Challenge For Job Creation Than Automation'.

TeamLease’s Employment Outlook report has been mentioned in Business Standard’s story (Hindi edition) titled ‘Maharashtra Shops and Establishment Act, 2017’.

November 20

TeamLease has been mentioned in the story titled Bihar Skill Development Mission’s initiative towards effective skilling of youth of Bihar’ appeared in India Education Diary.

Forbes mentioned Manish Sabharwal as being part of the jury for Forbes India Leadership Awards.

Business Standard covered Neeti Sharma’s inputs on the `Impact of slow IT hiring on private engineering college students' , Hindi edition..

November 17

Hans India story titled ‘Cherie, Kochhar among 42 speakers at GES’ has mentioned Manish Sabharwal as being part of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit.

November 16

Further to the story appeared in the Economic Times yesterday, the same has been carried in Gadgets Now today with Amit Vadera’s inputs in the story titled ‘Now you will have to impress a machine to get hired’.

Shiva’s inputs have been carried in story titled An Indian recruitment startup is using artificial intelligence to become a “Google for people” ‘appeared in Quartz today.

November 15

The Economic Times has carried Ritu’s quotes in the story titled ‘Telecom Shakeup Casualties: 75,000 Jobs and Counting’

Amit Vadera’s inputs has been carried in the story titled ‘Bot is the new boss: Now you will have to impress a machine to get hired’ appeared in The Economic Times today.

Manish Sabharwal has been mentioned in Forbes India as being one of the jury members of Forbes India Leadership Awards.

November 14

Financial Express: Trained workers meet expectations better

Hans India: Employer expectations better met by apprentices

November 8

Control has mentioned TeamLease in its article titled ‘Market Update: Axis Bank top gainer, TCS hits new 52-week high; SBI most active’.

November 7

TeamLease has been mentioned in the story titled ‘Sensex crosses 33,850 for first time, Nifty nears 10,500; TCS, Infosys lead, Cipla Q2 earnings ahead’ appeared in Financial Express today.

November 3

IBT Times has carried Ritu’s comments in the story ‘30,000 telecom employees likely to face layoffs in next 12 months’.

Forbes has quoted Manish Sabharwal in their story on ‘Infosys: Redux, again’.

Ritu’s comments have been carried in Gadgets Now in the story titled ‘Telecom industry set to witness 20,000-30,000 job cuts in the coming months’.

APR had pitched an authored article from Vikrant and Neeti on ‘CSR spends in vocational skills’ in Money Control.

November 1

Quartz has quoted Ritu in the story ‘At some Indian firms, job seekers must impress bots first—not the boss’.

October 31

Fortune India in its story ‘Sorry, your job is gone’ has carried inputs from Ritu in the same.

Further to the comment issued from Sonal on World Bank – Ease of doing business report, the same has been carried by People Matters.

October 17

Kashmir Monitor in its story titled ‘Sleepless in NDA’s economy’ has made a mention of TeamLease.

October 13

With regard to opportunity sourced with Pharmabiz on the Employment Outlook Report, Ritu’s comments have been mentioned in the story titled ‘Pharma, healthcare & KPO set for incremental increase in hiring over next 6 months’.

Scroll in its story ‘Robots are here to take up mundane banking jobs in India, so it’s time to skill up’ has carried comments from Ajay.  

TeamLease has been mentioned in the story titled ‘Market Live: Sensex strong, Nifty inches towards record high; Nifty Bank up 300 pts’ by Money Control

October 11

Shiva has been mentioned in the story carried by Scroll on ‘bridging the skill gap in the IT industry’.

With regard to the press release disseminated yesterday on ‘TeamLease acquiring Evolve Technologies’ mentioned by Equity Bulls

‘TeamLease to acquire Evolve Tech, eyes telecom staffing’ mentions The Hindu Business Line in their article.

October 9

Further to the Employment Outlook Report issued last week, we have garnered coverage in Live Mint as ‘hiring intent bleak across 7 sectors, small biz over next 6 months: TeamLease’

In a story of Quartz on ‘corporate India moulding a generation of non-collegian workforce’, Shiva Kumar’s comment has been mentioned in the same.

India Today has carried TeamLease in their story titled ‘wanted: 16 million jobs a year. Will employment be Modi's Achilles' heel ahead of 2019 election?’

TeamLease University has been mentioned in The Arunachal Times in a story on skill training being provided to candidates in Itanagar

October 6

With reference to the employment outlook report issued yesterday as ’Hiring sentiment to improve incrementally over next 6 months: Report’ the same has been carried in Economic Times.

October 4

Money Control has carried the interaction Ravi had with CNBC. The gist of the interaction has also been carried in another story titled ‘Closing bell: Sensex, Nifty end higher for 3rd consecutive day; RBI policy eyed’ in the same portal.

Money Control has mentioned TeamLease in its story ‘too early to see benefits of GST; expect market to bounce back between Q3 & Q4: TeamLease’

October 1

Hindustan Times has mentioned TeamLease in their special story -project - Class of 2018. Titled ‘Blurry blackboards, expensive medicines: How the clinic affects the classroom’ the story elaborates on how poverty, health, and education intersect in different ways. The story has taken data points from one of TeamLease’s report in the same.

TeamLease has received a mention in the Mint story ‘How a business card that is well designed, innovatively thought-of can be a conversation starter and make a great first impression’, the story is with inputs from Ritu.

September 19

Money Control featured Rituparna Chakraborty in ‘Almost 100,000 temp jobs up for grabs this festive season’.

Quartz India featured Sudeep Sen in No university needed: A Stanford-born company is equipping India’s youth for well-paid tech jobs’

September 13

New Indian Express featured Rituparna Chakraborty in ‘Home appliances, social sector lead in online hiring activity’.

September 12

Blind Hiring' Slowly Gaining Ground In India, Say Experts

Upgrade: BPOs now seeking qualified employees as robots take over low-end jobs

September 11

Engineering institutes pull plug on electronics courses the most

Blind hiring catching on in India to avoid biases: Experts

Cos opt for blind hiring to Avoid biases, say experts

Reform education, labour and put Karnataka to work

September 7

Minimum wage code bill 2017: Base pay will differ for states and geographical areas

September 6

Business Fortnight featured Rituparna Chakraborty in ‘Jobs growth tops priority list for Dharmendra Pradhan, Santosh Gangwar’.

September 1

Economic Times-Tech featured Rituparna Chakraborty in Volatile IT industry boosts flexi-staffing’.

August 31

Times of India featured Rituparna Chakraborty in ‘Volatile IT industry boosts flexi-staffing’.

Pharmabiz featured Shiva Kumar in ‘Indian pharma cos prefer Recruitment Process Outsourcing to select pharmacists’.

August 28

Niti Aayog’s 3-year agenda backs more spend on priority sectors

August 22

Why Infosys' next CEO will be more in the likeness of a backroom, nuts-and-bolts guy than a global poster boy

Infosys brand may be impacted in short-term: Experts

Should India's Skill Gap Be Held Responsible For Poor Employment Outlook?

How one company's model could put an end to 9-to-5 jobs

July 31

The Wire has featured Manish Sabharwal in "It Makes Little Sense to Blame Students for India’s Growing Loan Default Problem".

PTI has featured Rituparna Chakraborty in "New wage code bill to impact overall hiring scenario: Experts".

Money Control has featured Sonal Arora in the story "New Wage Code Bill: A jolt to formal job creation?"

July 30

The Print featured Manish Sabharwal inputs ‘What is the future of Make in India in the new era of robots replacing humans in factories?’. ​

The Indian Express featured Manish Sabharwal feature article named ‘Ignore the job doomsayers’.

Quartz featured TeamLease in ‘Chauffeur-driven cars to treasure hunts: Day one at work was never so exciting in India’ ​

Quartz featured TeamLease in ‘After years of suffering alone, docile Indian techies are now coming together to fight layoffs’

July 26

People Matters featured n authored article by Sonal Arora on "The journey from regulation to governance".

Hindu Business Line featured Alka Dhingra in "IT majors go slow on hiring’.

Scroll featured Alka Dhingra in "An Indian IT firm hires high-school graduates and turns them into software programmers".

July 25

'Salary cut lesser evil than layoffs in aviation space'

An Indian IT firm is building a million-dollar empire with an army of high school graduates

July 23

PTI interviewed Rituparna Chakraborty on 'Salary cut lesser evil than layoffs in aviation space'

July 22

Financial Express featured Rituparna Chakraborty in "Want to be the smartest techie who earns over a crore? This is what you should focus on right now!"

Financial Express featured an authored article by Sonal Arora on ‘Standardised labour norms needed’.

July 21

Pharmabiz featured Sumit Kumar in "Pharma industry needs vocational specific training in mfr & marketing"

July 20

The Times of India featured Rituparna Chakraborty in ‘Financial services pips IT sector in hourly wages’.

FNB News featured Neeti Sharma in ‘TeamLease sees need for investment, service in Indian F&B retail sector’.

Skill Reporter featured Alka Dhingra in ‘Bounce Back Scholarships’ launched to upskill professionals laid off in past 60 days

July 19

Wage code bill could increase salary costs, reduce compliance expenses

July 18

India Today mentioned Manish Sabharwal, Chairman TeamLease Services in ‘Made to perfection: India Today honours the country's emerging entrepreneurs’.​

Lenox Ledger mentioned TeamLease Services in ‘TeamLease Services Ltd (TEAMLEASE.BO) Reaches Active Mover List’.​

July 17-15

Money Control featured N Shivakumar, business head-recruitment process outsourcing, TeamLease Services in ‘Infant attrition sees spike as employees jump jobs in just a month’. ​

July 14

Times of India featured Rituparna Chakraborty, co-founder and executive vice-president, Teamlease Services in ‘Now Amazon, Clovia, Hey DeeDee encourage women to sign up as delivery personnel’.

Economic Times featured Rituparna Chakraborty, co-founder and executive vice-president, Teamlease Services in ‘Top technology jobs in demand currently’.

Evergreen Caller featured TeamLease in ‘TeamLease Services Ltd (TEAMLEASE.BO) Seeing Increased Activity Over Past 7 Bars’.

July 13

Money Control featured N Shivakumar, Business Head-RPO, TeamLease Services in ‘Head hunters use tech to keep tabs on candidates who fall prey to counter-offers’. ​

Money Control featured Alka Dhingra, General Manager, IT staffing, Team Lease Services in ‘IT layoffs: Now, scholarships for jobless professionals to develop skills’. ​

July 12

Money Control featured Alka Dhingra, General Manager, IT staffing, Team Lease Services in ‘IT reboot: How Infosys, TCS, Wipro & HCL are re-skilling employees to beat automation’

Money Control featured Alka Dhingra, General Manager, IT staffing, Team Lease Services in ‘IT slowdown? These tech skills can help you earn a fat pay cheque’

Economic Times featured TeamLease in ‘Working in healthcare sector? Don't worry about pay cut’

Economic Times featured TeamLease in ‘The best way to get a job : Join LinkedIn’

Economic Times mentioned TeamLease in ‘Tech is the best paymaster for women’.

July 11

FirstPost featured Rituparna Chakraborty, executive VP & co-founder, TeamLease Services in ‘Tech Mahindra sacking: Layoffs can be handled better; HR experts weigh in with ideas’.

IB Times featured Rituparna Chakraborty, executive VP & co-founder, TeamLease Services in ‘Paradigm shift? Companies prefer generalists, freelancers over specialists and regular workers’

Business Standard mentioned TeamLease Services in ‘Volumes jump at Divis Laboratories counter’.

July 8 - 10

Not a specialist? Dont worry, you are hired

Did you read your offer letter before signing it? Understand termination clauses too

Formal jobs in India may be more than estimated

GST Boosts Demand For Select IT, Accounting Professionals

IT layoffs: A more human approach would help, say experts

Caution key for investors amid surge in IPOs

July 7

In Indian IT, A New Hiring System Set To Gain Traction Amid Cost Pressure

Unusual Activity Spotted in Teamlease Services Limited (TEAMLEASE.NS)

Share Activity Lifted for Teamlease Services Limited (TEAMLEASE.NS) in Session

As Sensex, Nifty see strong upmove, 140 stocks hit fresh 52-week highs

July 6

Eco-Business featured Manish Sabharwal, CEO, TeamLease Services in ‘Jobs change lives in ways no subsidy ever can’.

People Matters speaks to Rituparna Chakraborty, President of Indian Staffing Federation and Co-Founder & Executive Vice- President of TeamLease Services on ‘Employment outlook , diversity and automation’.

India – Teamlease calls on government to overhaul ‘regressive labour laws

Why Indian IT Companies May Hire More Freelancers, Part-Timers

NDTV.com featured Alka Dhingra, AGM, TeamLease Services in ‘IT Job Trends: Companies Set To Hire More Freelancers, Part-Timers’

July 5

The Indian Express featured Manish Sabharwal, CEO, TeamLease Services in ‘Task force may recommend using GST database as sample’.

Mint featured a front page story of Sonal Arora, Vice President, TeamLease Services in ‘Creating 120 million jobs by 2020 will be difficult: TeamLease report’.

The Economic Times covered the news of TeamLease Services in ‘Goal of creating 120 million jobs in 24 sectors over 2015 -2020 will be hard to accomplish: TeamLease Labour Laws Eco-system Report 2017’.

July 4

Indiatoday intoday featured Manish Sabharwal, CEO, TeamLease Services in ‘State of the State Conclave: India a hostile habitat for entrepreneurship, says Manish Sabharwal’.

June 30

Business World featured Rituparna Chakraborty, Co-Founder- EVP, TeamLease Services in ‘GST To Create 1 Lakh More Jobs’.

Deccan Herald featured Sonal Arora, Vice-President, TeamLease Services in ‘GST regime to create more employment’.

Economictimes.indiatimes.com mentioned TeamLease Services and it’s Employment Outlook Report in ‘E-commerce bouncing back after a spell of layoffs’.

Economictimes.indiatimes.com mentioned TeamLease Services and it’s Employment Outlook Report in ‘Powered by cashless trend, financial sector hot on hiring’.

June 29

Deccan Herald mentioned TeamLease Services in 'Demographic dividend' coming unstruck, job scene scary’.

Economictimes. Indiatimes.com mentioned TeamLease and its report on Employment Outlook Report in ‘Factory workers need to worry about automation more than techies’.

June 28

Business Standard featured Rituparna Chakraborty, Co-Founder- EVP, TeamLease in ‘GST rollout: Job market seeks over 100,000 employment opportunities’

June 27

Education Post carried the article authored by Sumit Kumar, Vice President – NETAP, TeamLease Services in ‘Apprenticeship, beyond manufacturing’. 

June 26

Financial Express featured Manish Sabharwal, CEO, TeamLease Services in ‘Back To Basics’. The story covered about how an increasing number of professionals today are opting to move back to their hometowns to live and work.

The Hindu Business Line featured Sudeep Sen, Assistant Vice-President, Recruitment, TeamLease Services in ‘As IT lays off staff, fintech opens its doors’.

June 25

Mail Today featured Manish Sabharwal, CEO, TeamLease Services in ‘Raje: No govt can run without citizens help’.

The Financial Express featured Rituparna Chakraborty, winner of the 2016 Telstra Business Woman in Asia Award in ‘Job market eyes GST booster for over 1 lakh immediate openings’.

The Economic Times featured Sonal Arora, Vice-President, TeamLease Services in ‘Providential Intervention’.

June 24

Entrepreneur India featured Ashok Reddy, Managing Director and Co-Founder, TeamLease Services in ‘E-commerce Talent - On Hire, Again’?.

The Tribune has featured N. Shiva Kumar, Business Head RPO, TeamLease Services in `It feels like home'.

Times Now mentioned TeamLease Services in ‘GST may put 1.3 million Indian professionals to work: Report’.

June 23

The Economic Times mentioned TeamLease in ‘Demand for Tax Experts Rises as GST Date Nears .

The Economic Times mentioned TeamLease and its Employment Outlook Report in ‘SMAC, an emerging career for the millennials in IT and startups’.

June 22

The Times of India carried the interview with Manish Sabharwal, CEO, TeamLease Services and Ashok Reddy, Managing Director, TeamLease Services - “TeamLease flowered in Bengaluru since it’s a city of ideas".

June 21

Vyapar carried the article ‘Infosys, Wipro, other IT companies exploring 'uberisation of workforce' with inputs from Sudeep Sen.

Economic Times mentioned TeamLease in ‘Heading for an interview? These are the attributes employers look for’. Based on Teamlease Employment Outlook Report.

Business Insider mentioned TeamLease in ‘IT whirlwind has impacted mid-level employees the most! Here’s how’.

June 20

The New Indian Express had quoted Santosh Thangavelu, Senior Vice-President and Head, IT Talent Supply Chain Solutions, TeamLease Services, “Industry 4.0 could put Indian IT cos under stress”.

Economictimes.indiatimes.com mentioned TeamLease and its report on Employment Outlook in “Job alert: 8 sectors that are hiring”.

The Economic Times had quoted Rituparna Chakraborty, winner of the 2016 Telstra Business Woman in Asia Award. “IT is a worry! Headhunters see more than 90% jump in mid-level tech resumes”. 

ETRetail.com mentioned TeamLease in “How GST to impact Retail and EOSS”.

June 19

People Matters had an interview with Rituparna Chakraborty,‘Cautious Optimism in Indian Employment Market’ about how the Jobs and Salary Primer 2017 paints an optimistic picture of jobs and salary growth.

Financial Chronicle carried Sonal Arora inputs in ‘Artificial intel eating up jobs in e-commerce’.

MoneyControl featured TeamLease Employment Outlook Report in ‘Wondering where the jobs are? Here's a survey that tells all’.

The Economic Times mentioned TeamLease in ‘Want a secure job? Work with a company focused on Bharat’.

The Economic Times mentioned TeamLease in ‘Do you want to know which sectors are hiring in India's top 8 metros? Here's the list’.

June 14

The Red Mark interview with Rituparna Chakraborty, “Women workforce participation in India has become worse than before”.

June 13

Times of India mentioned TeamLease in ‘Amid layoffs, IT cos hired record 24% more in May’ with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

Hindu Business Line mentioned TeamLease in ‘Top firms ‘fire’ 81 C-suiters in 2 years’ with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

The Economic Times carried Sudeep Sen’s inputs for ‘Infosys, Wipro, other IT companies exploring 'uberisation of workforce'.

Money Control mentioned TeamLease in ‘IT cos look to allay fears as employees dread job loss’ with inputs from Alka Dhingra.

June 9

Economic Times mentioned TeamLease in ‘A 7-point survival guide for those between jobs’ with inputs from Kunal Sen.

June 8

Quartz mentioned TeamLease in ‘Applying for a job in India? You might want to clean up your credit history’ with inputs from Ajay Shah.

June 6

Economic Times mentioned TeamLease in ‘In the world of digitalization, these 10 new skills will help you to stay ahead’ with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

June 4

Times of India carried an exclusive article based on Jobs Salaries and Primer Report in ‘Jobs of Tomorrow’ with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty .

Times of India mentioned TeamLease Report Professional education versus vocational skilling: What pays better in ‘Once last option, ITIs now draw 90 percenters’.

June 2

Quartz mentioned TeamLease in “Shallow and impulsive”: Doomsday warnings about jobs in India are misguided, for now’ quoting Manish Sabharwal’s inputs of  I `Ignore the jobs doomsayers'.

The Economic Times mentioned TeamLease in ‘Despite layoffs and automation, IT and blue collar jobs will get a boost in next 6 months’ with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

Outlook Money carried Neeti Sharma’s inputs in ‘Will it get you a job?’.

June 1

Financial Express featured TeamLease in ‘Can’t get jobs till rural India blooms’ with inputs from Manish Sabharwal.

May 30

Economic Times : TeamLease to Acquire 30% Stake in Freshersworld.

TeamLease buys into Job site. 

May 29 - 27

IPO mart revs up in 3 years of Modi govt.

May 26

TeamLease Services:betting on GST for market share boost.

May 25

IT industry to create 25-30 lakh jobs by 2025

May 23

RBI to Arm Oversight Committee in Big Battle Against Bad Loans.

May 22 - 20

Work Ahead

May 18

Job outlook dips for April-September

Easier temp-hiring helps formalisation

May 17

For job creation,new taskforce to look at employment info from multiple sources

May 16

Hiring tepid in Indian firms: Report

May 15- 13

IT Layoffs MAy Go On, Say Experts

Less Hiring likely in next six months: TeamLease

May 11

IT Sector on the Edge Over Job Loss Fears

May 10

Govt sets up task force for reliable employment data

May 4

Despite automation, banking to see big rise in hiring

April 28

The Economic Times featured TeamLease in ‘Will the horse fly?’ with Ashok Reddy representing as a transformational speaker at an event covering about technology playing a vital role in transformation.

Mint featured TeamLease in ‘Will sunny prospects of solar sector help in creating jobs?’ with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty

April 27

Education Post featured authored article named ‘Vocational skilling, a boon or bane’ of Neeti Sharma.

April 25

Bloomberg Quint featured TeamLease in ‘Banking Jobs: Relocating Or Going Away?’ with inputs from Ajay Shah.

April 24

Economic Times featured TeamLease in special feature- ‘ There is an IPO Boom: are you ready to ride it?’ with inputs from Ashok Ready and Manish Sabharwal .

ET Wealth featured TeamLease in ‘What can make you Indispensable‘ with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

The Economic Times has mentioned TeamLease in ‘Why being a techie in India is no longer cool’ by citing inputs of Team-Lease Jobs and Salaries Primer: 2017.

The Economic Times featured TeamLease in ‘How your hobby can become a lucrative career option’ with inputs from Vikrant Pande.

Pharma Biz had featured TeamLease in ‘Cos brace to scout digital marketing to engage with clinicians’ by having an exclusive with Munira Loliwala.

April 19

India Today featured Manish Sabharwal in 50 Most Powerful People in India.

Economic Times featured TeamLease in ‘Indian Coders Seen Losing it to Sons of the Soil’ with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

Business World featured TeamLease in ‘There Are No Jobs’ with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

Hindustan Times mentioned TeamLease in ‘Bridging the gap’.

April 13

The Times of India has mentioned TeamLease in ‘BFSI banks on new hires’.

April 11

Economic Times has featured TeamLease in ‘Cos turn to online platforms to upskill staff’ with inputs by Kunal Sen.

The Economic Times mentioned TeamLease in ‘Job surge for people with niche IT skills’ with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

Rediff.com has featured TeamLease by carrying ‘Want a job? Learn a skill, travel, get a life’ article by Neeti Sharma.

April 10

Financial Express has featured TeamLease by carrying ‘ How to read your salary offer’ article by Sonal Arora.

Feb 27

Government eases India Inc’s labour law compliance burden

An article in Financial Express talks about the government has pruned the number of registers mandatory for all establishments; along with inputs from Manish Sabharwal.He says “This is an important move in reducing regulatory cholesterol. Another follow-up step could be replacing the 25+ numbers issued with a universal enterprise number i.e. an Aadhaar number equivalent for companies.”

Read  more: https://goo.gl/IbZ7fp

Are you prepared for a poor salary increment?

An article in Economic Times Wealth, highlights how to be prepared for a poor salary increment; along with inputs from Kunal Sen.

He says “This year, we are expecting increments around 8-10% for junior and entry level employees and around 3-5% growth in increments for seniors in the organisations.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/zvJTWK

Snapdeal unboxed: Time for startups to get real, the gravy train has long stopped

An article in First post talks about the recent job cuts in Snapdeal; along inputs from Kunal Sen.

He says “When a company decides to cut its employee strength, it is not a ‘straightforward solution.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/Y3osjZ

Consolidation could lead to huge job losses in the telecom sector

An article in Hindu Business Line talks about the ongoing consolidation in the telecom industry could lead to massive job losses in 6-12 months; along with inputs from Sudeep Sen.

He says “the consolidation will not have a major impact from the employability aspect in the long term, but yes the volume of hiring will come down by 12-15 per cent for the next 12-24 months at least”

Read more: https://goo.gl/U3l4jD

E-commerce layoffs

An interview of Kunal Sen, Senior Vice President - TeamLease with CNBC Awaaz to discuss layoffs in e-commerce sector.

View the video here: https://youtu.be/QFe6Fbk7BxA

Feb 20

Funding Freeze Puts Startup Hiring in Cold Storage

An article in Economic Times talks about the drop in hiring in the startup sector; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

She says “We are seeing more open positions in startups in the financial technology services sector post demonetisation across all three levels— senior, mid and entry.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/3WZGuE

Recruitment process becoming fun with 'Gamification': Experts

An article in Economic Times talks about the increasing usage of gamification for recruitment with inputs from Stanley Deepak, Business Head – IT, TeamLease.

He says “Specifically in the recruitment process, companies have started using coding marathons, hacking events, complex problem solving against time, solving cryptic puzzles as part of their recruitment process.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/esUD8z

Feb 8

As US debates H1B, Indian techies want to return home

An article in Hindustan Times talks about the H-1B visa issue; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

She says “US does not have sufficient skilled local talent and the IT companies will have to look at how to address this issue.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/K9M8PD

India Inc to offer average pay hikes of 10% in 2017; IT guarded

An article in Money control talks about India Inc is expected to offer pay hikes in the range of 10%; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

She says “IT is in a tricky situation right now and are in a wait-and-watch mode on the hikes.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/mxYrDg

Feb 7

Startup employees now prefer to receive bonus over ESOP

An article in Indian CEO talks about various ways of Rewards for employees’ hard work; along with inputs from Kunal Sen.

He says “in the current scenario, instead of ESOPs, many organizations are looking at multiple avenues to develop and retain their leaders. Some of them include business school degrees, certifications, providing a career path and purposeful development.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/J4SmAF

Feb 3

TeamLease profit jumps to Rs.11.5 cr

An article in Financial Express talks about Q3 results of TeamLease.

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Budget 2017: Move To Formalise Economy Will Create More Jobs

In an interview of Manish Sabharwal with Bloomberg Quints, highlighting the key takeaways on job creation and education from the Union Budget.

He says “Everybody who wants a job has a job. They just don’t have the salary they want or need. So at a certain level, formalisation, urbanisation and industrialisation in human capital are what any Budget can do if they decide the problem is wages.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/dPdM5M

Feb 2

Budget 2017: Staying the course on job creation

An authored article of Manish Sabharwal in Mint talks about how the 2017 Union Budget recognizes that India’s problem is not jobs but formal enterprises.

He says “The budget recognizes that India’s problem is not jobs but formal enterprises.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/jNGZYq

Safety at work: Be alert. Trust your instincts

An authored article on Sonal Arora in rediff.com highlights few safety advices for working women.

She says “as women, we need to do our bit to ensure a safer environment for ourselves both at the work place and outside of it.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/ztyWnI

Budget to have positive impact on job market: Experts

An article in Economic Times talks about impact of  Budget 2017 on the job market and job creation; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

She says “While directly budget suggest employment opportunities for youth in tourism, footwear, leather and textile industry, impetus on infrastructure and ease of doing business are aligned to the government's vision of job creation especially in the manufacturing sector.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/uO4Ubz

Feb 1

Software majors face wage blow on US visa move

An article in Hindu Business Line talks about the after effects of H-1B Visa reform bill; along with inputs from Alka Dhingra, AGM, TeamLease Services.

She says “More local hiring will happen for talent, both experienced and freshers.”

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Talking Business

BBC News had invited Manish Sabharwal to be part of the panel discussion to share point of view on Job Creation in India.

View the video here:  https://goo.gl/mkyP9k

Will the H1B1 visa amendment legislation help reverse brain drain?

An article in New Indian Express talks about the H1B1 visa amendment legislation; along with inputs from Sudeep Sen.

He says “There are not many companies that can afford to employ Americans IT professionals who demand better pay than their Indian counterparts.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/fTJHIO

New US law could force IT to tweak business program

An article in  Economic Times talks about the recent H-1B visa reform bill; along with inputs from Alka Dhingra.

She says “H-1B hiring saw a downward trend in 2016.

“For TCS, US visa applications narrowed to 4,000 in 2016 as against 14,000 in the previous year and only a third of them were granted last year.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/1O9L9V

 Jan 31

US, me, myself

An authored of Manish Sabharwal in Indian Express talks about Trump’s economic nationalism.

He says “Trump’s inauguration speech promised to follow “two simple rules; we will buy American and hire American” and his visa blacklist suggests he knows who elected him. Giving American voters the benefit of doubt that Trump’s victory was driven by economics rather than race and religion.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/5RAr6H

Staffing industry seeks resolution of tax woes in Budget

An article in Business standard talks about how staffing companies want finance minister Arun Jaitley to resolve the tax anomalies it faces, in the upcoming Budget.

This article mentions TeamLease as a thought leader in raising voice to resolve the tax anomalies faced by staffing industry, in the upcoming Budget.

Read more: https://goo.gl/M1zE3X

Jan 30

Budget Expectations FY17-18

A panel discussion in NDTV 24x7 with Rituparna Chakraborty - EVP & co-founder highlights key aspects the upcoming budget should address to make the environment conducive for start-up growth.

View the video here: https://youtu.be/qeptAUGv0jc

Impact of Q3 results on hiring by the IT sector- TeamLease

An article in Science and Technology Gazette talks about growing trend of IT hiring; with inputs from Alka Dhingra.

She says “the sector will witness a 12% increase in hiring in the coming 2 quarters”

Read more: https://goo.gl/BDWqel

Jan 27

Budget wish list: Staffing firms call for simplified procedures

An article in Hindu Business Line talks about staffing firms expectations from the upcoming budget; along with inputs from Ravi Vishwanath & Rituparna Chakraborty.

Ritu says “We need just one licence to operate staffing business and just one return per licence; simplified documentation.”

Ravi says “The process of application, issuance and renewal of these numbers breeds inefficiency, corruption and waste.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/dFXFVG

Companies outsourcing talent acquisition to third parties 

An article in Economic Times talks about how RPO is growing in India; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

She says “the RPO demand is being driven mainly by banking and financial services, technology, pharma, healthcare and telecom sectors.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/6g4liC

Jan 25

E-commerce hiring to rise 20%; Flipkart, Amazon India to stay biggest employers: TeamLease

An article in Financial Express talks about what will be hiring trends in e-commerce sector in 2017; along with inputs from Sudeep Sen.

He says “E-commerce is maturing as an industry with a better understanding of utilisation of costs and resources. More and more retailers are getting on to the E-commerce platforms which will boost need for manpower and skills at the digital end.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/TyrTAw

Jan 23

Three interventions each for improving education and skills, and increasing formal employment

An authored article of Rituparna Chakraborty, talks about Innovation, quality improvement and quantity expansion in education is held back by the lack of separation of the regulator, service provider and policy-maker.

Read more: https://goo.gl/h3Jdgv

5 things to check before joining a startup

An article in Economic Times talks about 5 crucial aspects that candidates need to check before deciding to join a start-up; along with inputs from Sudeep Sen.

He says “Before joining a startup, you must find out about exits from the company, especially that of board members and top management and middle management layoffs in the past 1-2 years.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/yTwSVy

#6 Career Failings You Should Forgive Yourself For

An article in Entrepreneur magazine talks on how some of the mistakes should be treated as a learning curve; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

She says “A little working hard is fine but don’t overdo things because health is our primary wealth.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/FqGhc4

Jan 16

At home with gigs to pay the bills

An article in Times of India talks about how IT professionals, are willing to give up their cushy corporate jobs, for the freedom of exploring and taking on new challenges; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

She says “For those who value flexibility, work-life balance and wish to pursue a passion, gig economy offers them wider choices. It is however not ideal as a first career option, as the market requires experienced professionals”

Read more: https://goo.gl/PhIJRy

All about Jobs

An article in Hindu Business Line talks about New Hiring Landscape Report by TeamLease.

Small business is warming up to the concept of mobile-based hiring faster than established firms, with over 44 per cent of SMEs reporting its use for recruitment.

Read more: https://goo.gl/lyzGhy

Jan 15

Hello & goodbye: Multi-billion dollar telecom mergers could see 25,000 pink slips and counting

An article in Economic Times talks about the job cuts in the telecom sector; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

She says “Every rupee or fraction thereof thus saved goes straight to the bottom line, boosting earnings per share and making the M&A transaction an accretive one.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/LCG8Om

Jan 13

Demonetisation blues? Job offers for civil engineering students in Mumbai slump

An article in Hindustan Times talks about how engineering clleges in Mumbai are witnessing a grim placement season this year especially from core sector; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

She says “The slump in construction offers was expected. The sector was adversely affected post-demonetisation as it heavily relies on informal workers. The property values have gone down as well.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/1dyIOF

Jan 9

Gujarat Summit numbers do not add up

An article in Business Standard is an analysis on has the annual event- Vibrant Gujarat Summit  has benefitted the state in terms of investment as well as job creation; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

She says “In fact, Maharashtra is attracting more jobs than Gujarat. Local talent availability here is also an issue. Bringing talent from outside the state at times becomes a cumbersome process.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/MnrByJ

The HR trends of 2017

An article in Mint highlights the different trends that Human Resource departments will see in the year 2017; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

She says “While skilled people will be good at certain roles, companies will have to look at people who are curious to learn. These are the ones who can seamlessly move from one role to the other.”

Read more: https://goo.gl/glMw98

Jan 5

Awaaz Samachaar

In an interview of Rituparna Chakraborty with CNBC Awaaz, she discusses about the impact of demonetization on jobs, employment and hiring.

View the video here: https://youtu.be/hzjCGIivxdY

The Work Processors

A story in Fortune magazine is a 5 page profiling of TeamLease; which is an outcome of TeamLease being ranked as one of the top companies in India in the Fortune 500 list.

Read more from the clip: https://goo.gl/XctNW5

Jan 3

How will 2017 be for the job market? Find out

An article in Hindustan Times talks about the job market forecast for the year 2017; along with inputs from Rituparna Chakraborty.

Read more: https://goo.gl/pEKBVs