Since we rolled out CutShort 3 years ago, users from 10,000+ companies have signed up on CutShort. They have closed 4000+ positions using our unique AI powered solution that brings in-built sourcing, pre-assessments, screening tools and automation to the recruitment process. However, we have noticed one growing gap. While the companies in bigger cities have… Continue reading Dear recruiters in emerging cities: welcome onboard!
Remote work, as an idea is being discussed for last few years. Barring the startups in Europe, USA and Canada that faced talent crunch and made remote their main talent acquisition pillar, not many mainstream companies and professionals have thought of it as a realistic option. But this seems to be changing fast. As I… Continue reading Hiring remote employees from India – has the time come now?
[This article, ‘The top five HR trends that start-ups can’t afford to ignore in 2020’, was originally published on Hindustan Times] The last couple of years have seen some interesting things happening in the HR industry. On the one hand, cutting-edge technologies have found their way into HR software, and the post-globalization internet economy continues… Continue reading Top 5 HR Trends that Start-ups Can’t Afford to Ignore in 2020
[This is a guest post. The views and opinions expressed in this post are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official position of CutShort] Meet Alisha—nice red eyeglass frames. She’s a top talent recruiter on the lookout for excellence. Alisha needs to find a laser-focused self-starter who can hit the ground… Continue reading 5+ Tips to Finding Top Talent
We often hear companies saying things like: I’m getting only low quality candidates. Whatever happened to good engineers? Candidates are not taking our tests. Nobody wants to make an effort these days. It’s sad. Candidates disappear in between the hiring process. Why they are so unprofessional? Out of 5 offers, only 1 person joins us.… Continue reading Survey Report: What are modern candidates thinking about?
One of the things I learned very early enough was that a startup is NOT a mini version of an enterprise. Things that work at a 2500+ people enterprise most often don’t work at a startup. Forget about big companies. Heck, things that work at one startup don’t often work at a different one! Modern… Continue reading Your context is unique. So should be your interview process.
We wrote about the fast rise of Customer Success roles in India a while back. Personally, we at CutShort are big fans of the Customer Success function. We started focusing on this around 6 months back and have continuously improved our systems and processes since then. This focus has also led our team to join… Continue reading Report: Customer Success is emerging fast in India
Yesterday India celebrated its 71st anniversary of independence. This momentous occasion had Nikunj, our CEO, thinking over the idea of “freedom”, as applied to our professionals lives. Below, we are producing an email he shared with all the wonderful CutShort users yesterday. If you like it, please share it with the people you care about.… Continue reading Are you really free?
Employee Stock Option Plans (ESOPs) are not new in India. Infosys famously offered generous options to their employees and made hundreds of first time millionaires. It’s been several years since then and barring a few exceptions, there haven’t been success stories where employees got to share the wealth they contributed to building. There was a… Continue reading ESOPs: Understanding stock options in startup companies