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Monday, June 13, 2005

IT Outsourcing labor shortage

Leaders from India's growing software outsourcing and IT enabled outsourcing services mentioned on thursday that, Indian university graduates lack the skills needed for estimated around 1 million jobs in next 4 year. According to Mr. Rajeeva Ratna Shah, an official of the federal planning commission, this problem is not with the quantity. But it is with the quality of talent. Federal planning comission directs India's economic strategy. Above was mentioned at outsourcing conference in Banglore, famous for India's hightech IT outsourcing services. He also mentioned only a fraction of 3 million graduate produced each year are ready to be employed in IT outsourcing industry. Others require several months training.

Mr. Kiran Karnik mentioned, most people who apply for back-office job lack communication skill, knowledge of international practice and advanced computing skill. He said, in interviews companies are able to select only 8 or 9 out of 100 who apply for the job. He added, the issues are so crucial that the industry will develop its own systems to test the skill of the country's university graduate.

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