Tag: Campus Placement During COVID-19

How Campus Placements can be Scheduled Vis-a-vis COVID-19

Column, Human Resource
Author: Siddhartha Gupta, CEO, Mercer | Mettl Campus placements are a way for organizations to hire candidates from the massive talent pools available that come with various new skill sets, interests, and expertise. Many big companies, including technology giants like Google, TCS, Wipro, Capgemini, Accenture, Tech Mahindra, and PepsiCo, are honouring their job offers made to campus hires despite the weak economic outlook caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. While it looks like some campuses might not see campus placements this year, especially Tier-2 and Tier-3 colleges, others like IIT-Delhi had record-breaking placements this year even after many companies rescinded their job offers. What’s the current organizational strategy to abide by the social distancing practices and yet hire the ...