TODAY'S NEWS

Technical glitch causes $200 million windfall in Zurich

The city of Zurich is attempting to recover approximately 175 million Swiss Francs, equivalent to about $200 million, following a technical glitch that resulted...

“The future of work isn’t ‘degree or skills’; it’s ‘degree &...

Talent tango: Fresh faces, sharp skills, or tech triumph? HR’s 2024 balancing act India’s renewables boom hinges on a finely-tuned ecosystem of skilled people, tech-driven...

How should Byju’s and Paytm employees navigate through corporate turbulence

Byju’s, the once-celebrated edtech giant, and Paytm, a leading fintech player, currently find themselves entangled in distinct challenges. Byju’s faces accusations of financial irregularities,...

Navigating the ascent: Strategies for thriving in an elevated role

An elevated role, marked by a significant leap in responsibilities and expectations, requires more than just an updated job title. It demands a strategic...

Siemens Smart Infrastructure gets Apeksha Jain as head-HR

Siemens Smart Infrastructure has appointed Apeksha Jain as its new head-human resources. Jain brings over 15 years of expertise in the realms of food...

IR Talks with Sarajit Jha, chief business transformation & digital solutions,...

Sarajit Jha, chief chief business transformation & digital solutions, Tata Steel talks to Prajjal Saha, editor, HRKatha on Tata Steel's extraordinary approach on digitalisation...

IR Talks with Pankaj Kumar, Ex-Chief TQM & Corporate Quality Assurance,...

Tata Steel is a Deming Prize winner - which is considered as the Nobel in Quality Management. Under the leadership of Late Sir JJ...

THIS WEEK

Workday acquires HiredScore to enhance talent management with AI

Workday Inc., a provider of cloud-based finance and human resource applications, has announced an agreement to acquire HiredScore, an AI-powered talent acquisition specialist. This...

Expedia announces job cuts to fuel growth and technical advancements

Seattle-based online travel giant, Expedia Group, is streamlining its operations by reducing its workforce by approximately 9 per cent, impacting around 1,500 employees. This...

Unilever Nigeria unveils inclusive workplace policies

To promote fairness, diversity and inclusivity, Unilever Nigeria has unveiled a new set of policies. Designed to cater to the diverse needs of its...

Women on the assembly line: A gear shift in the auto industry

Female workers are making significant strides on shop floors and in traditionally male-dominated roles at automakers, propelled by the adoption of advanced technologies in...

How this energy company is championing employee inclusivity & engagement

In today’s competitive business landscape, fostering an inclusive and engaging work environment is not just a feel-good initiative; it’s a strategic imperative. Jakson Green,...

Trident’s Asmita leaves blossom into inclusive workplaces

Forget the tired trope of corporate activism. In the heart of India's textile industry, Trident, a manufacturing company, is quietly weaving a revolution in...
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Engagement is outdated: The future of success lies in ‘employee involvement’

In the ever-evolving landscape of the contemporary workplace, a profound metamorphosis is underway, challenging the conventional emphasis on employee engagement. This paradigm shift posits...
Tata Steel employee vehicle ban

Tata Steel: Journey through excellence in talent acquisition 

Tata Steel, part of the Tata Group, is a multinational steel-making company headquartered in Mumbai, India. It is one of the world's leading steel...

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GLOBAL HR NEWS

Technical glitch causes $200 million windfall in Zurich

The city of Zurich is attempting to recover approximately 175 million Swiss Francs, equivalent to about $200 million, following a technical glitch that resulted...

Deutsche Bank staff unhappy about return-to-office mandate

When Deutsche Bank mandated that its employees should work from office thrice a week, it did not expect so much resistance and criticism from...
Instamart layoffs

Daraz, owned by Alibaba, implements layoffs

On 27 February 2024, Daraz Group, owned by Alibaba, revealed plans for layoffs throughout the company in order to establish a more efficient and...

UK govt simplifies hiring process; no more renewals for sponsor licences

The UK government has announced changes aimed at easing the process for local businesses to hire foreign workers. Effective 6 April, 2024, there will...

LATEST

9000 vacancies for technicians in the Indian Railway

The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has announced 9,000 vacancies for technicians. While 7,900 vacancies are for Technician Grade III signal, the rest are for...

EY & Deloitte plan to trim staff; let go underperformers

According to media reports, the Big Four accounting firms are now closely monitoring how much time employees are spending working with clients and laying...

ASHA workers protest nationwide for better support, wages

National Health Mission (NHM) employees and Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) workers in Kerala are protesting over the delay in releasing Rs 820 crore...

Milliken elevates Bethany Smith to CHRO & SVP

Milliken& Company, the innovative solutions company, has elevated Bethany Smith to the post of chief human resources officer (CHRO) and senior vice president. Smith has...

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