Who’s hiring in 2014?

The last calendar year was tough for job seekers. Organisations, across most sectors, in India Inc had been apprehensive of hiring as the overall economy was undergoing a great deal of fluctuation and uncertainty. However, things are expected to be visibly different in 2014. “Fresh job opportunities are expected to be created in various sectors,”…

Slow Economy – Advantage real estate investors

The Indian economy has had another tough year. Inflation went as high as 7.52%, job opportunities reduced significantly across industries, the rupee saw steady erosion against the US dollar and market sentiments reached what was possibly their lowest point ever. And yet, things could be worse. During the depths of the US economic crisis, entire…

850,000 new jobs, 20% pay hike in new year

It may rain jobs in the new year as companies are gearing up to add over 800,000 new employees to their payrolls and dole out salary hikes of up to 20 per cent to best performers in 2014, say experts. As per estimates of various human resource consultants, the year 2014 seems very promising for…

Individuals in India to see their wealth double in next 5 yrs

Karvy’s India wealth report released today highlights that Indians Individuals holding Rs 202 Lakh crore wealth today may see their wealth double in next five years. By the end of next five years ie 2018, Karvy Private Wealth report expects overall Individual wealth to increase to Rs 411 Lakh crores. Surprisingly more than half of…