Very Difficult Interview
The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Hindustan Times in September 2012.
Interview Details – Takes a long time for making hiring decision and difficult HR process. Shuffling between different departments with short notice.
Interview Question – Why do you want to change jobs? Answer Question
I applied through an employee referral - interviewed at Hindustan Times in January 2012.
Interview Details – Recomended by mine senior manager, i am hearlty thankful to him only because of his initiative i am in this organization. Futher process goes as per the company polices and protocol.
Negotiation Details – very average negotiation.
Very Easy Interview
I applied in-person and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Hindustan Times in March 2013.
Interview Details – Talked to a contact and was made to speak to the senior in charge of the desk. Waited two weeks for a call, kept following up just to get a very specific 'no'. But was hired. There was no process as such. All other interviews I have given involved more process than at this place
Interview Question – No questions were asked. I was warned that there would be no work life balance. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – No negotiation phase, I accepted what was offered
I applied in-person and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Hindustan Times.
Interview Details – Very transparent. Initial contact by the company, then a Resume on mail to a senior executive. A quick decision to meet the editorial chief for a final interview. An HR call for salary negotiations and then one finalizing meeting with a particular business head again for salary.
Interview Question – Not anything particularly as I was a selected candidate and salary was the only issue. They gave me a good raise. View Answer
Negotiation Details – It was a bit long-drawn and both sides played the game with verve but it was professional and pleasant.
Very Easy Interview
I applied in-person and the process took 10 months - interviewed at Hindustan Times.
Interview Details – I graduated from ranks. Mostly HT advertises for posts.
Interview Question – I was asked about a current political situation, and was asked- how would I react to that. View Answer
Negotiation Details – I was already working as freelancer
I applied online and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Hindustan Times in May 2012.
Interview Details – A written test consisting a two hour report writing and grammar based quetions.
Interview Question – Edit the report Answer Question
I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Hindustan Times in April 2012.
Interview Details – i had been selected by college panel. so, by this get easy for me to get the reference of org.
interview was for section of SIP in my MBA program. They conducted only 1 day interview to me. Advice to my friends is to be confident in all kind of interview, it will be best to have complete knowledge of company where ever you go for an interview. Else everything matters upto your performance at there. good luck!
Interview Question – how many balloons will require to fill 800 * 600 sized room? View Answer
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