re: How To Scare Off Your Best IT People
Very funny how this article mentions HCL & recruitment notices. I got this recruitment notice (see below) from HCL a few months back. The typos and grammatical errors seem to go beyond the usual differences between Indian and American English. That, along with no mention of my name directly or how they received my email address led me & others to think it was a scam.
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Date: Thu, Jun 14, 2012 at 12:35 PM
Subject: Job Opportunity with HCL Technologies- Engagement MAnager/Business Development Manager
HCL is a 6.2 Bn USD organization driven by the passion of 77,000 professionals across the world who have made it one of the pioneers inthe IT space. With Global Delivery Centers and offices in 29 countries, HCLprovides a gamut of services that include product engineering, custom andpackage applications, BPOs, IT infrastructure, IT hardware, systemsintegration, distribution of information and communications technology (ICT)products across a wide range of focused industry verticals.
HCL is always on the lookout for talented, dynamic andpassionate individuals from university campuses around the world who will takethe organization into the future. HCL is well known for its entrepreneurialculture (it has produced 100 CEOs in 30 years!) and encourages every employeeto take charge. HCL festivity to nurture campus recruits is widely visible fromthe fact that the present CEO of HCL Technologies, Vineet Nayar is a campusjoinee in HCL and got an opportunity to structure his own entrepreneur withinfew years of his work life at HCL and recognized as a future leader.
As part of our global campus hiring program, we are looking for bright and passionate MBA graduates , for the BusinessDevelopment and Engagement Manager positions. Attached please find the detailedJD on the same.
We are conducting interviews at the HCL headquarters at Sunnyvale, CA on Friday June 22nd 2012 . In case you are interested, feelfree to send me your updated resumes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
P.S. In case you are not closer to Sunnyvale, CA, HCL will take care of all your travel logistics.