AFTER GETTING an overwhelming response from 2,000 applicants for its online assessment tests, earlier this month, Hindustan Times is all set to organise a Job Fair on August 25 & 26 in Delhi. The fair will target youths with experience ranging from nil to five years.
The newspaper would also organise a similar Job Fair in Mumbai in September first week.
Some of the biggest employers in Business Process Outsourcing, Retail, Banking, Financing and Service and Healthcare and hospitality and Aviation sectors will be looking for the right talent at the event. The fair will also bring together employers, prospective employees, training institutes and other intermediaries who make the process easier.
Participating firms will include Convergys, 24x7, Genpact, HSBC Global Resourcing, Mega mind, Diallog e-services Reliance Retail, Nucleus Software, N-Power, Rama Medicare Indigo, Impetus, Radisson, Nirulas, Air Hostess Academy and Intellicon.
The fair will be held at Hall No. 7 at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi. There is no entry fee for the job fair, which will remain open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Hindustan Times had also recently published a special 14-part editorial package: "Career Call" from August 21 to September 10, through which readers were given sector-specific career information to help them make considered career choices.