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Mahindra & Mahindra will control the composition of board of directors...

Indian multinational car manufacturing company, Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M), will be acquiring 55 per cent stake in Meru Travel. As per the agreement, post...

Tech based HCM Alight Solutions acquires NGA-HR

Alight Solutions, technology-enabled health, wealth and human capital management (HCM) and financial management solutions, has signed an agreement to acquire NGA Human Resources, a...

AdiGroup and Jet Airways employee consortium to bid for 75% of...

The Jet Airways employee consortium and the London-based AdiGroup have joined hands to bid for the acquisition of 75 per cent of the grounded...

HCL acquihires 2000 IBM employees

It is common for acquisitions to generally render many people jobless. However, the IBM – HCL deal was of a different kind. In December...

TCS looking for more acquisitions to widen market reach

After having successfully acquired and integrated W12 and BridgePoint Group in 2018, TCS continues to constantly watch the start-ups that have come up in...

Xoxoday SaaS commerce platform acquires FamousEnuf

Xoxoday, a SaaS commerce platform that facilitates managers build happy teams and ensure team engagement, has acquired FamousEnuf, which is an activation engine that...

HCL Technologies will buy seven IBM software businesses for $1.8 billion

Indian IT services company, HCL Technologies, will acquire seven of IBM’s businesses at the cost of $1.8 billion. The selected businesses are focused on...

LinkedIn acquires Glint, to offer better, insightful and actionable feedback

Microsoft-owned LinkedIn — the web- and mobile-based business and employment-oriented service — has announced its acquisition of Glint, which is a California-based organisation that...

Irregular salary disbursement at Usha Martin causes worker discontent

Usha Martin’s (UML) Engineering Labour Union has expressed dissatisfaction over irregular and delayed disbursement of salaries. The unhappy workers who claim their salaries have...

Mercer acquires talent-assessment firm Mettl

Mercer, a global consulting company has acquired the Gurgaon-based talent assessment company, Mettl. Mettl, founded by Tonmoy Shingal and Ketan Kapoor, has been around for...

PeopleStrong acquires Qustn Technologies

Capabiliti’s mobile first learning will be integrated with PeopleStrong’s Alt platform to be offered to PeopleStrong customers globally.

Ways to survive sudden layoff, when company shuts shop

Finding a job in a dismal scenario while holding on to your market value, is a tough task. Here’s what one should keep in mind as the job hunt begins.

Twitter acquires real-time performance management tool Peer

Peer is modelled around what works in other feedback systems, using the context of meetings to prompt for timely, continuous feedback.

LinkedIn acquires recruitment startup, Connectifier

The two-year old startup with a search technology that draws on artificial intelligence, has a search index containing profiles of over 400 million jobs.

Accenture Acquires CRMWaypoint

Acquisition increases ability to service clients with Salesforce cloud solutions for sales, service and marketing.

Thinkcell acquires Testfunda.com

Investing 30 crores over the next 2 years in its 4 new verticals - GATEFORUM, YUKTI, Logiquest, Testfunda.com

Korn Ferry completes acquisition of Hay Group

The combination of the two firms unites nearly 7,000 talented professionals geared to help leaders, organisations and societies succeed by releasing the full power and potential of people.

Mercer to acquire HR Business Solutions

HRBS is a dominant player in the compensation and benefits space for inbound multinationals and has established market leadership in the luxury goods, retail and apparel-sourcing sectors across Asia.

Korn Ferry to acquire Hay Group

With this acquisition, the organisational advisory firm will have an edge over rivals in attracting top talent and designing compensation and reward incentives.  

KPMG concludes acquisition of Towers Watson’s HR delivery practice

The deal will add tremendous value to KPMG's People & Change practice.

Everstone Capital acquires Aon Hewitt’s APAC payroll business

Excelity Global offers a wide variety of services in payroll processing and human resources management, across the Asia Pacific.

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Is attrition a boon in disguise?

Looking at the common mindset of people, attrition is a word which has always carried a negative connotation. When you hear about a company...

Mind Your Fleet gets Debjani Roy as CHRO

Mind Your Fleet a Indian start-up for car rental services has appointed Debjani Roy as their new CHRO. In her new role, Roy would...

How can employees be engaged from their very 1st day at work?

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Motilal Oswal announces Motilal Oswal Group SIP feature

To inculcate a culture and discipline of regular investing in equity instruments for wealth creation over long term, the Motilal Oswal Group has announced...

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“Archaic HR processes force millennials to switch jobs often,” Niti Khosla, lead people analytics...

Friendly and jolly Niti Khosla, lead-people analytics and business impact, Novartis International, is a true HR leader with the ability to understand people and...

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