27 Feb

What’s so new about the gig economy in India.

What’s so new about the gig economy in India.

Actually the basic concept of “gig economy” is not new in India. The majority of the informal workforce in India has been freelance in both the urban and rural workforce. In urban areas plumbers, electricians, carpenters, housemaids, construction workers et al have always been part of the informal workforce without full employment and benefits. Some […]

16 Sep

VBeyond wins ‘Best Employer Brand Award 2017’

VBeyond wins ‘Best Employer Brand Award 2017’

Last week we received an invitation from the Project Director of World HRD Congress, Dr. R. L. Bhatia informing us that they are hosting the regional round of ‘Uttar Pradesh Best Employer Brand Awards’ which is chaired and headed by Dr. Indira Parikh (Ex-Dean of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad) and was to be held […]

24 Aug

Offshore RPO and Automation – How organizations can build better candidate experience

Candidate Experience is a critical part of the Recruitment process that organizations have traditionally not given much importance too. This was because when talent was plentiful in the market it was a buyer’s market. However the candidate experience impacts not just the employer brand, but the overall corporate brand, and sales. A CareerBuilder survey (http://www.careerbuilder.com/share/aboutus/pressreleasesdetail.aspx?sd=5/21/2015&id=pr894&ed=12/31/2015) […]

27 Jul

How to Gauge and Improve Employee Engagement

How to Gauge and Improve Employee Engagement

To succeed in today’s highly competitive business environment, companies need an engaged, motivated and action-oriented team of employees who are passionate about their organization’s success. In a recent Gallup survey, 63 percent of American workers are not engaged in their work, while another 24 percent are “actively disengaged.” Disengaged workers are more likely to look for […]