When you apply for a new job, it may surprise you to learn that the first person to read your résumé is often not a person at all. Especially in today’s job market, it is not uncommon for there to be up to 250 applicants for a single job. Because of the sheer volume, 99 percent of Fortune 500 companies use an Applicant Tracking System (ATS) to manage each step of the hiring process. ATSes rely on automated robot résumé readers that utilize keyword searches to scan applications quickly and, theoretically, pass the most qualified résumé along to human recruiters and hiring managers. … [Read more...] about 5 secrets to get you past the résumé-reading robots
Jobs replaced by robots
According to Rituparna Chakraborty, co-founder, Teamlease, this would reflect in fresher hiring as well, especially the kind of projects IT companies are chasing right now. Traditional maintenance and support projects' demand is now coming down and are being replaced by digital that involves cloud, automation, data analytics and blockchain. Now, legacy vs digital revenue it is almost 50-50 or 60-40, from 70-30 only few years back. … [Read more...] about Reskilling is probably the biggest challenge for the IT companies amid the pandemic
Yet, many entrepreneurs recoil at the thought of taking a step back and prefer to maintain a persona of always being busy. As the cofounder of a fast-growing startup, I’ve come to appreciate the wisdom of nature and that the key to strong leadership lies in strategic laziness. Strategic laziness doesn’t mean saying no to any task that requires work. Rather, it means evaluating every activity based on whether the outcome justifies the effort and deciding if the leader is the best person for the job. … [Read more...] about I’m a startup founder, and this is why I believe the best leaders are ‘lazy’
Realme 7 Pro is a successor to the Realme 6 Pro (review) and comes with quite some changes in the design and display. The Realme 7 Pro sports a 6.4-inch Full HD+ AMOLED screen and is among the best displays in the segment. It offers vibrant and offers punchy colours. Unlike Realme 6 Pro, the Realme 7 Pro misses out on a high refresh rate LCD and instead comes with a 60Hz screen. Although a 90Hz AMOLED would have been sweet but the software optimisation has been good which has led to smooth user experience. Gamers may find this to be a bummer though. … [Read more...] about Realme 7 Pro Review: The best smartphone under Rs 20,000 in India?
What is clear here is that the advertisement is a blatant jibe at his rival PK Sreemathy of CPI(M). Sudhakaran was possibly looking at communicating the fact that sending women to Parliament may prove to be a grave mistake, and that a man is better suited to do the job. … [Read more...] about Kerala Congress leader’s ad campaign says ‘educating girls a waste’, draws flak