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2.8 lakh Cognizant employees to get hike

Cognizant has revealed plans to provide merit-based increments to employees, as its revenues have exceeded expectations in the third quarter. The bonuses will, therefore,...

Several frontline workers across India agitating, demanding unpaid salaries

In Mumbai, the employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transportation Corporation (MSRTC) are protesting against non-payment of salaries since August. These are workers have...

Should HR claim incentives for reducing employee costs?

Amidst the current economic slump and pandemic-induced recession, businesses are under pressure to cut costs and also boost morale across the organsiation, without compromising...

Automated resume screening has turned talent into lemons

Eliminating web pages stuffed with irrelevant keywords is not a struggle exclusive to search engines. Recruiters and hiring managers too have to navigate resumes...

Neelam Sharma appointed head – human resources at Capco India

Capco has appointed Neelam Sharma as head-HR for its India operations. Sharma will be responsible for managing the global management and technology consultancy’s HR...

Notice Board – Episode 9

How to survive this crisis amidst #Coronavirus. Times are difficult and we need to stay cool and be connected online. Here is another new...

Notice Board – Episode 8

Here is another new episode of #Noticeboard - brought to you by HR Katha. In this episode the topics of discussion are 'how companies...

THIS WEEK

Rs 100 crore disbursed as part of self-employment initiative in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, has sanctioned more than 10,000 cases under the Back to Village-III (B2V3) and My Town-My Pride initiatives....

Exxon Mobil to slash 1,900 jobs in the US, 14,000 globally

Amidst the drop in demand and pandemic-induced crisis, Exxon Mobil is planning to let go one fourth of its workforce in the US. This...

Bonuses galore ahead of Diwali across the country

The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has made special provision for an amount of Rs 80 crore, to pay Diwali bonus to its employees. Despite...

RIL to restore salary cuts for the employees of the Group

Reliance Industries has decided to restore the salary cuts that it had imposed in April this year, to overcome the financial burden brought on...

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Should candidates take pay cuts in the post COVID-19 period?

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IFIM Business School Bangalore rebranded as Jagdish Sheth School of Management

IFIM Business School Bangalore — which is well known for its employability-oriented curriculum and strong industry-interface — has been rebranded as the Jagdish Sheth...
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Sandeep Bakhshi completes 2 years as MD & CEO; gives ICICI Bank a work...

Sandeep Bakhshi, ICICI Bank’s MD and CEO has been spearheading, India’s largest private sector bank, ICICI Bank for the last two years. His able...

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Three steps for the future of work

Two days before International Workers Day, on April 29, the International Labour Organisation (ILO) published its latest assessment, where it was said that 68...

House of Cheer launches ‘happiness tool’ for employees, corporates

The key to a successful business lies in not only focusing on the customers' needs but also ensuring that the employees are happy and...

Reduce fixed costs with incentive-based pay

The #NewNormal is causing companies to re-balance their sheets. This article offers a detailed description of how leaders can reduce their fixed costs with...

The Show Must Go On: Need for A Business-Continuity Plan

When the unimaginable crisis becomes a reality, organisations are faced with unprecedented challenges to think and act quickly across different levels to mitigate risks...

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