this post appeared on Moneycontrol.com part of a research done by Mafoi Randstad. The findings appear to be very generic – no surprises there.
the full report is reprinted below –
Fatty pay packets and pleasant working atmosphere seem to be main priorities for Indian job seekers, most of whom prefer IT sector for employment
opportunities, says a study.
The findings are part of an online survey by leading HR solutions provider Ma Foi Randstad.
“Apart from high salary and pleasant working atmosphere, other main factors considered by (job seekers) were job security in the long run, work-life balance and financial health of firms,” Ma Foi Randstad’s MD and CEO E Balaji told reporters today.
The survey, which covered about 10,000 respondents, also found that IT sector, including BPO and ITeS, were the prime choice for employment, followed by energy, consulting, consumer goods & retail and travel & hospitality areas.
According to the study, the top 20 companies for employment include Infosys, TCS, Larsen & Toubro, NTPC, ONGC, Toyota and Oracle.
Balaji noted that women preferred to have their office in a good location while men were mainly looking for thefinancial health of companies.
The survey was conducted from December to February 2011.
Ma Foi Randstad is part of the Netherlands-headquartered global HR major Randstad.