A Good Social Network Profile To Get A Job Easily

Social media is not only a means to connect with friends or family anymore. It is slowly becoming an effective job search tool. Networking is a great way of finding jobs and opportunities but social media takes it to next level. Social network profiles are not only used by job seekers but also by potential employers throughout the hiring process to scan the background of the candidates. This article gives you useful tips to help manage and keep your social media profile updated to increase your chances of getting hired.

Complete Your Profile
Media profile page is the first thing that a potential employer will see. Make sure to use a professional profile picture and include all the relevant information about you such as academic past and previous work experience. It is important to share the right balance of professional and personal to make online influence.

Delete Inappropriate Posts, Pictures And Comments
Start the cleanup process by deleting religious, political or sexual content from your social media profile. Make sure your social network profile remains as private as possible. You can limit access to your profile by changing the social media settings. Appropriate yet interesting words can make your profile perfect for job hunt.

Remove Connections With People Who Can Make You Look Bad
Friends and acquaintances on your network can positively or negatively affect your social media profile. The best option is to ‘unfriend’ the people who can hamper your image in the eyes of potential employers. Don’t hesitate to remove connections that do nothing to improve your social media identity.

Network And Engage
The best way to find new job opportunities is to meet new people and build relationships with them. Social media offers an easy way to meet new people and interact with them through comments, likes and shares. You never know when you could meet someone that can help you find a great job. Like and follow the companies you are interested in and join the conversations. It will show you are knowledgeable about the subject that can make a good impression on the potential employers.

Blogs
Another great way to strengthen your professional network is to create your own Blog. Write about strong social issues, share your opinion, start discussion with other people in the field, demonstrate your knowledge and establish yourself as an expert. Blogs can help you grow, manage and improve your professional online presence.

Think Before You Post
Remember, always think before you post. Potential employers use social media website as an efficient tool to take a better look at your character. Refrain from giving them something that can potentially harm you professional image. Read and review everything before posting so you don’t have to worry about deleting or hiding them later.

IT Industry – Reaching New Heights

IT Industry – Reaching New HeightsIT Industry has grown extensively over the years. Along with its recent development it is also witnessing demand for jobs. IT Industry can be classified into two main sections: IT Services and Business Process Outsourcing. With a boom in this sector, demand for jobs has increased. Career in this sector promises a better future along with better salary payments. Listed here are the Top 5 jobs in this sector:

  • Software Engineering Jobs: These jobs are in huge demand. As this sector mainly deals with Computers and Telecommunication, the requirement of software engineers has increased. The job of a Software Engineer is to create designs related to the software. One needs to have a Software Engineering Degree to apply for a job in this field.
  • Web Developer Jobs: A Web Developer’s job is to design, build and implement new websites and web pages. Their job also includes integrating sites with backend applications. The job profile attracts fresh graduates, and thus the demand for these jobs is on a rise.
  • Software Developer Jobs: It is also a demand job of the IT sector. The job of Software Developer includes designing, developing and maintaining the operations of database driven web applications. Software Developers also contribute to the development policies and procedures. Those with an innovative and creative mind are apt for this job.
  • Systems Engineering Jobs: These mainly include work-processes and tools to manage the risks on IT projects. This field provides experience and exposure to the engineers.
  • System Administrator Jobs: The position of a System Administrator is very important in the IT Industry. The job includes installing and maintaining the organization’s information technology systems. Their job is to ensure that the computers, network and software’s function without any trouble.

Why IT?

  • Technology keeps on changing and it makes the IT jobs interesting. It helps in updating one’s skills and also brings in important changes with time.
  • As ones experience in this field increases, companies are willing to pay higher.
  • The need for IT professionals is always in demand. The job opportunities keep on growing.

With advancement in technology, this industry promises a brighter future. It provides a lot of growth opportunities. With constant growth and development, it is an Industry that will never make one look behind.

PlacementIndia.Com – Blogs Release March 2013

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Job Opportunities In India – An Overview

Job-Opportunities-In-India-–-An-OverviewIndia is a growing economy & as such 1000s of new job opportunities are created each day for the many hordes of graduates passing out annually, & entering the job market. Though some sectors are witnessing a higher growth rate as compared to others, it would be difficult to point to any particular sector & say that term it as the biggest job generator. At the same time, there are some sunshine sectors which are showing tremendous potential for growth in near future, some of these are – retail, FMCG, IT/ITES, medical, education, bio-technology and automotive.

Medical Sector - The medical field has always enjoyed a elevated status among job seekers looking for great job opportunities. It still remains so. In fact, with new technologies & access to advanced medical tools & equipment, & skilled professionals as well, it is no wonder that India is current hot spot for medical tourism. As compared to other parts of the world, medical treatments are cheaper here. This has resulted in a large inflow of foreign patients who are looking to encash in on this opportunity.

Retail Sector - Retail sector is yet another of the avenues which hold great potential for the freshers as well as experienced professionals. With the idea of allowing multi-brand FDI in retail being tossed around in government circles, this dream may soon come true. Along with the promise of a wonderful shopping experience for buyers, it will also generate sizeable job opportunities for job seekers. Otherwise also, India is one of the top destinations among international brands looking to set up base in new & developing markets. There already exist great job opportunities for candidates who dream of making it big in the retail sector.

IT/ITES - The job opportunities that exist in the IT sector and the ITES needs no elaboration at all. Every year, reputed educational institutes like the IITs, IIMs & other engineering centers churn out qualified graduates, yet the demand for qualified professionals is always on the rise. With India getting recognition in the global market & being one of the biggest software exporters, you can easily imagine the demand for skilled IT professionals.

This is a just the tip of the ice berg, there are many other sectors which provide great opportunities to job seekers. For a job seeker, whether a fresher or an experienced professional, it is a great time to be in the job market.

Job Opportunities In The IT Industry

piIndian IT sector is one of the rosy sectors that have managed a steady pace of growth in the past few years. After the IT boom in the Indian software industry in the 1990s, more & more IT businesses were established which subsequently spearheaded a demand for qualified techno-savvy manpower. In recent years, software exports have accounted for a considerable share of the total Indian exports & have also contributed greatly to the GDP.

While initially the IT industry was concentrated around Bangalore, Delhi & Mumbai, lately the focus has shifted to other cities like Hyderabad, Kolkota & Pune. Many reasons can be attributed for this. Some of the most common reasons stated are the abundance of engineering and IT colleges in & around these regions. With these colleges & institutes churning out talented and qualified manpower annually, Hyderabad, Kolkota & Pune are emerging as the present day IT hubs. These locations are also the hub of upwardly mobile professionals.

Job Opportunities In The IT Industry

  • Direct Employment Opportunities - According to a recent survey, IT and ITES projected to generate approx. 2 million jobs in the coming financial year. The BPO industry itself boasts of employing a sizeable portion of the Indian youth in metropolitan areas & in newer hubs like Gurgaon & Noida. Handsome salaries & perks are some of the reasons why BPO jobs are looked at as a great employment opportunity by many. IT graduates and engineering IT graduates & other IT professionals have a great demand in the job market.
  • Indirect Employment Opportunities - The growth in the IT sector has created a subsequent demand for qualified manpower in related sectors. In fact, with the big IT companies shifting their focus from the metropolitans to the Tier 2 & Tier 3 cities, the IT graduates & IT job aspirants (in these small towns) have a reason to celebrate, as this move has opened up avenues for great IT job opportunities right in their hometowns.

Besides offering excellent job opportunities to IT professionals,  the tremendous growth of the IT sector in the past few decades has also boosted the country’s image in the global market.

IT Jobs In Indian Banks: Offering Endless Opportunities

With the introduction of IT in Indian banking, life definitely has become very easy for an average customer. With all major banks getting computerized, customers no longer need to stand in long queues or even visit the bank every other day. Bank transactions can be now as easily carried out anywhere/anytime, whether you are in office, or your home, our even out of the city.

Information technology has totally transformed the Indian banking sector & has increased the process efficiency to a great extent.

IT Vacancies In Indian Banks: Great News For IT Professionals
With IT becoming much more than a tool, rather a business driver in the Indian Banking, it has opened up a lot of avenues for IT professionals as far as Indian Banking Sector is concerned. With automated branches, ATMs, online bill payment & mobile banking becoming the norm of the day, the Indian Banking Sector has provided unlimited opportunities for IT professionals. Yet another way Information technology has helped create more jobs is by globalizing the Indian banks, many of which have worldwide operations today. You can just imagine the endless opportunities that have been created for those specializing in IT systems.

Need For IT Professionals In The Indian Banking Sector
According to a research by Ernst & Young – the banking sector has grown 7.5 times in the last decade alone. This growth has spearheaded the need for IT professionals to take care of the various automated systems & processes in banking. Besides, there is always the need for qualified IT professionals to fix the hardware problems & to take care of the software. With electronic money transfers, e-payments, internet banking, ATMs, etc., there is an increased risk of fraud which is why banks hire IT professionals on a regular basis to make their systems & networks secure against any kind of threats. In the past few years, Indian banks have realized the importance of hiring competent IT professionals for successful implementation of IT in banks.

With the need for IT professionals in Indian banks also going to increase in the next few years, it is a great time indeed for those thinking of pursuing a career in IT.

PlacementIndia.Com – Blogs Release August 2011

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India has gained prominence in the global economy, owing to its meteoric and exponential rise as a potential superpower. As the US president Barack Obama put it, on his maiden visit to India “India is not a rising economy, Indian economy has already risen.” These words hold true in the real economic scenario as well. With a near double digit growth rate, the Indian economy has managed to grab eyeballs the world over. Owing to the booming economy, there are a plethora of lucrative job offers for Freshers.

The IT and the ITES sectors in particular have fuelled the already robust growth rate of the Indian economy. The exponential growth of the IT sector has even prompted many NRIs settled abroad to return to their roots to avail tremendous growth opportunities in the country. In addition, a lot of new companies have emerged, which provide offshore solutions to western nations and companies like Wipro & Infosys have earned widespread recognition in the international domain.

Many IT companies look for young and energetic professionals, who are willing to innovate and improvise on the existing technologies. Hence, the IT sector has become the hub of Freshers and many companies are even willing to provide the necessary training to tap the young talent at the earnest. In addition, job options galore for Freshers in the government and other sectors as well.

Another trend that is fast catching up with the youth of today is summer training. Most students opt for few months of summer training to gain valuable work experience. However, the part time summer jobs can guide you to full-time work after graduation, based on the performance in the organization. Hence, it is rightly said that those Freshers looking to pursue a highflying professional career must start early and give their careers the right start.

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