Tag: Bangalore

Adani Green Energy ropes in Pramath Nath as head – HR

Pramath Nath, who was CHRO- Asia Pacific & India, Steam Power, at GE Power, has been appointed as head –HR at Adani Green Energy. His...

Fidelity Investments refurbishes office to maximise flexibility

Fidelity Investments India has completely refurbished its office in Bangalore, with updated infrastructure, facilities, and amenities to provide more space focused on flexible working. The...

Atlassian to expand India team by 1,500 in 2 years

Atlassian Corporation, the Australian software firm, is gearing to expand its India team strength to about 3,000. Over the next two years, it plans...

BT on hunt for digital talent, to hire 1800 in Bangalore,...

British Telecom (BT), which has been looking for digital talent in India, has plans to recruit 1800 people for its hubs in Bangalore and...

Treebo appoints Purvaja Prabhakar as head of people & culture

Treebo Hotels, the Indian chain of budget hotels, has appointed Purvaja Prabhakar as its head of people & culture. Prabhakar, who comes with over 13...

Flyhomes starts informal meets, allows employees to bond better

Flyhomes, an end-to-end real-estate brokerage and technology firm, has initiated a countrywide employee-engagement programme called ‘Flyhomies Connect’. The initiative is a city-specific programme, and...

Fixcraft to double its workforce by end of 2021

In bid to grow, Fixcraft, a new-age startup with full stack cloud-garage car servicing and after-sales car services, is planning to double its workforce...

[24]7.ai to add 1,500 to Hyderabad team, 3,500 to B’lore team

7.ai, the artificial intelligence (AI)-driven customer-engagement solutions company, is all set to add 1,500 people to its Hyderabad team and 3,500 people to its...

Tredence to Hire 1000+ in Bangalore, Chennai, Gurugram

Tredence, leading data science and artificial intelligence (AI) engineering company, will add 1,000 technology professionals to its workforce over the next one year, to...

1,000 jobs for techies at Deutsche Bank, in India

Deutsche Bank, which is gearing to develop its in-house engineering capabilities, is all set to hire 1,000 techies for its tech centres in India....

ZS to expand India team by 3,000

The 5,500-strong workforce of ZS in India will soon see an addition of 3,000 new hires. The global professional services company is looking to...

TKM factory workers, management yet to resolve issues

Only a few workers at Toyota Kirloskar Motors (TKM) have resumed work despite the state labour department banning the strike. The issues continue to...

Toyota forced to declare lockout due to strike

Just when sales were picking up, Toyota Kirloskar Motor’s plant, on the outskirts of Bangalore, has been forced to declare a lockout. The move...

Cure.fit lays off 800, closes some centres to cut costs

As part of cost-cutting measures, Cure.fit, the Bangalore-based gym and wellness startup, has laid off almost 800 of its employees — including fitness trainers...

Bengaluru employees of Deutsche Bank feel hopeless after layoff

Many employees at Deutsche Bank’s Bengaluru office have been given a month’s salary and asked to leave. They joined the thousands of other employees...

May Day Parade by Karnataka IT Employees’ Union

A May Day Parade was organised under the aegis of the Karnataka State IT/ITeS Employees’ Union (KITU). The participants marched from the Bangalore Town...

“Successful women are ambitious and focussed on their careers,” Shalini Pillay

She understands the imperatives for an organisation from a talent perspective. She possesses the consulting skills required to provide solutions. She is also a...

HR stalwarts from Bangalore who make a difference in many lives

HRKatha felicitated a select few leaders from Bangalore’s HR community during its event —Cocktails and Conversations— at Taj Vivanta, Bangalore, on Feb 22. Know more.

Grab opens new R&D centre; hires 200 engineers in Bangalore

The company has already hired Raghuram Trikutam, as the head of engineering, mobile payments and Ruchika Sharma, as head of human resources.

 

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

50,000 employees subscribe to Capgemini’s ESOP

At least 50,000 employees from the 29 participating countries subscribed to Capgemini’s ninth annual employee stock ownership plan or ESOP. With an employee subscription...

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Is Zomato laying off 4% of its workforce to cut costs?

Zomato, the online food-delivery platform is reportedly set to reduce its about 3,800-strong workforce by four per cent. That means, at least a 100...

More jobs to be axed at Twitter?

Only last week Twitter had made headlines when many employees had quit the social-media company in response to Elon Musk’s ‘ultimatum’. Musk had said that...

TikTok to hire 3,000 engineers globally

TikTok, the short-form video platform is one of the rare companies that is still hiring at a time when the tech sector is laying...

Lufthansa kicks off campaign to hire 20,000

Lufthansa, the German airline has launched its hiring campaign this week. On its way to recovery after the pandemic, the airline is preparing for...

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EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

Q. You spent 16 years at LIC before moving to a corporate role at ICICI Prudential. Now, 22 years on, I am still curious...

“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

Q. How would you define the culture at GE? A. Having been present in this region since 1902, GE has been around for 120 years....

“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...