6.1 Mn Job Applications in Maharashtra from Jan-April 2024, Led by Freshers and Women: apna.co Report
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6.1 Mn Job Applications in Maharashtra from Jan-April 2024, Led by Freshers and Women: apna.co Report

Maharashtra’s job market has shown remarkable growth in the first four months of 2024, according to the latest report from apna.co, India’s leading jobs and professional networking platform. The report reveals a substantial 61 lakh job applications, underscoring strong demand for employment across multiple sectors such as Banking and Finance, Insurance, e-commerce, and Hospitality. Women…

Major Bureaucratic Reshuffle: New Delhi Announces Appointments of Joint Secretaries
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Major Bureaucratic Reshuffle: New Delhi Announces Appointments of Joint Secretaries

In a significant development, the New Delhi establishment announced a major bureaucratic reshuffle on Tuesday, affecting appointments at the Joint Secretary level, corresponding to Level 14 of the Pay Matrix. Below is the list of newly appointed Joint Secretaries: Muthukrishnan Sankaranarayanan (lAS: 2003: MH) was appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Atomic Energy for a combined…

SKIL Cabs named Aman Khupsare as General Manager – Operations
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SKIL Cabs named Aman Khupsare as General Manager – Operations

SKIL Cabs, one of India’s largest professional car rental company, is excited to announce the appointment of Aman Khupsare as the General Manager – Operations. Aman brings with him over two decades of diverse professional experience, having worked with multinational corporations and startups across industries including Pharma, Telecom, Insurance, Media, Fitness, and Wellness. His expertise spans…

E-commerce to Create 700,000 Gig Jobs by End of H2 2023, Says TeamLease
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E-commerce to Create 700,000 Gig Jobs by End of H2 2023, Says TeamLease

As the festive season approaches, Indian e-commerce companies are gearing up to meet consumer demands during the annual shopping frenzy. The surge in shopping activity is expected to create approximately 700,000 gig jobs in the second half of 2023. With shopping festivals launched by various e-commerce players in July, the sector currently has around 200,000…

Cars24 plans to hire over 500 employees across verticles
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Cars24 plans to hire over 500 employees across verticles

Cars24, a locally developed auto e-commerce platform, announced that it will hire more than 500 people in the upcoming three months to bolster its current staff. The company claims that its hiring efforts would be concentrated on both technical and non-technical roles. Positions have opened in the following departments: technology, product, data sciences, engineering, business,…

Women from tier 2 cities and beyond dominating the job market
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Women from tier 2 cities and beyond dominating the job market

With an increase in the number of women joining the workforce, the doors of financial freedom and self-sufficiency have also opened. Women from all over the country are seizing all opportunities and choosing job roles that were hitherto dominated by their male counterparts.  In the year 2022, jobs and professional networking platform, apna witnessed more…

Telecalling continues to be the most popular job with 60% YoY growth in job applications: apna.co
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Telecalling continues to be the most popular job with 60% YoY growth in job applications: apna.co

A professional’s career growth is defined not only by their technical and analytical abilities but also by the soft skills developed over the years, irrespective of the field they choose to work in.  India’s leading jobs and professional networking platform, apna.co recently spoke with its employer base to understand a key skill they look out for while…

Jobs in Automation & Telecom industries on the rise: Monster Employment Index
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Jobs in Automation & Telecom industries on the rise: Monster Employment Index

The ongoing global economic contraction has trickled down to India with recruiters adopting a cautious approach to hiring. The Monster Employment Index (MEI) registered a 6% drop in hiring activity in October 2022 vis-à-vis October 2021. Month-on-month job postings also noted a 5% decline. This can be attributed to changing patterns in the start-up ecosystem,…

India’s services sector on a hiring spree, 73% of employers are open to expand their workforce – TeamLease
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India’s services sector on a hiring spree, 73% of employers are open to expand their workforce – TeamLease

TeamLease Services, a conglomerate revolutionizing employment, employability and ease of doing business in India, has today launched their “Employment Outlook Report” for Q3 (October to December, 2022) for the services sector. According to the report findings, the optimism in the services sector continues as 73% of employers are ardent to increase their resource pool in…

MM TV named Smitha Narayanan as Head of Sales & Marketing
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MM TV named Smitha Narayanan as Head of Sales & Marketing

Smitha Narayanan has been named the new Head of Sales & Marketing, according to MM TV. From this point forward, Smitha will be in charge of the sales and marketing efforts for the three MM TV channels Mazhavil Manorama, Manorama News, and ManoramaMAX OTT. She has more than 18 years of expertise in the field…