Xero Creates More Options for Its Recurring Jobs Feature

Xero Creates More Options for Its Recurring Jobs Feature

The New Zealand based company Xero (NZE:XRO) has announced a series of enhancements to its recurring jobs feature. The recurring jobs feature allows users of Xero’s software — including accountants and bookkeepers — to create jobs that recur regularly for the same client making it easier to keep track in their records for workflow and billing. Xero Recurring Jobs Updates Among the most interesting updates is the ability to create and add jobs in just a few hours. “Recurring jobs are a popular and heavily used area of Xero Practice…

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Technology Is Taking Away Jobs, But It’s Also Creating Them

Technology Is Taking Away Jobs, But It’s Also Creating Them

Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn says it’s really happening. On Microsoft acquiring LinkedIn, he had a lot to say to his employees but some of the key things that stood out were his thoughts on how technology and automated processes are really changing the future of employment. Apart from all the wide-ranging effects it will have on our lives and society, in general, he says that technology is really beginning to displace millions of people from their jobs. So what should we do? What should really define our time? Weiner…

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10 jobs that will satiate your travel cravings

10 jobs that will satiate your travel cravings

Credit: Getty Images Craving trips but stuck with a 9-5 job? We have a way out for you—write your resignation letter, send it to your senior, wait for approval. Or, keep it in your office desk drawer, pack up and leave, no approvals required. While this may read too badass and like a get-yourself-broke plan, we have a backup plan to get the money coming in for all your dream trips. Money enough to keep you hopping across the world. Time to test new waters and take over some of…

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Stressful jobs can actually make you find ways to solve problems

Stressful jobs can actually make you find ways to solve problems

Is stress at your workplace affecting your life? A new study finds that stressful jobs can make you find ways to solve problems and work through ways to get the work done, instead of making something debilitating, it can actually be something that is energising. A new study finds that stress in your office – concentrates the mind, keeps you alert, improves your efficiency and even hikes up your productivity. According to The Mirror, the new research says, however, to enjoy these benefits of stress you have to feel in…

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1 Lakh IT Jobs Shed By US Employers In A Month: Report

1 Lakh IT Jobs Shed By US Employers In A Month: Report

Employers in US eliminated 96,000 IT or information-technology jobs in May, according to an analysis by industry trade body CompTIA. This brought down overall IT employment to an estimated 4.5 million workers as of May 31, the trade group said. The disappointing reading in IT jobs follows grim overall employment number reported by the US for the month of May. Overall, non-farm payrolls increased by only 38,000 jobs last month – the fewest number of jobs added in more than five years. “Much like the rest of the May jobs…

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1 Lakh IT Jobs Shed through US Employers In A Month: record

1 Lakh IT Jobs Shed through US Employers In A Month: record

  Employers in US removed 96,000 IT or facts-era jobs in can also, consistent with an analysis by means of enterprise change body CompTIA. This introduced down normal IT employment to an predicted 4.five million people as of may additionally 31, the alternate organization stated. The disappointing analyzing in IT jobs follows grim usual employment range suggested by way of the us for the month of may additionally. usual, non-farm payrolls increased by means of only 38,000 jobs last month – the fewest variety of jobs added in more than…

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Good News for IT Professionals. More Jobs Ahead, Says Naukri.Com

Good News for IT Professionals. More Jobs Ahead, Says Naukri.Com

The momentum in jobs growth in the IT, ITeS (IT-enabled services) and BPO sectors is likely to gain traction going ahead, said V Suresh, chief sales officer of Naukri.com, adding that the overall employment picture for non-IT jobs is also expected to improve. Earlier, the uptrend in IT jobs was seen mostly in entry-level openings but now “we are seeing a lot of traction and middle and senior level”, he said, adding, “This is a very good sign going forward.” In the coming months, “I am seeing IT, ITeS and…

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10 Lakh New Jobs Likely. Here Are the Most In-Demand Professions

10 Lakh New Jobs Likely. Here Are the Most In-Demand Professions

Good news awaits the job market in the New Year with the companies expected to add more than 10 lakh employees to their payrolls and dole out hefty salary hikes in the range of 10-30 per cent for right talent in 2016. According to HR experts and headhunters, the year 2015 saw a bullish trend in terms of hiring activities and the same is likely to continue in 2016 on favourable economic growth forecast and the emergence of a start-up ecosystem in various sectors including retail, finance and technology. Besides,…

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Colgate Extends Restructuring Programme, to Cut More Jobs

Colgate Extends Restructuring Programme, to Cut More Jobs

Colgate-Palmolive Co said on Thursday it would cut more jobs under an extended restructuring programme as the world’s largest toothpaste maker grapples with tough macro-economic conditions, including a strong dollar. The programme, now expected to end in December 2017, will result in the reduction of 3,300 to 3,800 positions globally. Colgate, had earlier said it expected to complete the programme this year and cut about 2,700 to 3,200 positions. The company, which gets more than three-fourths of its revenue from outside the United States, has been raising prices to counter…

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