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Barclays slashes jobs amid economic struggles

Barclays, a British financial institution, is said to be in the process of considering a significant staff reduction, possibly set to take place next...

Former employee attempts to rob bank, gets caught

A former employee of Jammu & Kashmir Bank, who was dismissed for being involved in a fraud a year ago, tried to rob the...

Workplace violence reaches alarming level in Louisville, US

In what clearly appears to be a case of workplace violence, an employee of the National Bank, in Louisville, US, opened fire at his...

Employee rejects work-from-home offer, sues employer

When he was told that he would not receive redundancy pay if he failed to work from home, an Australian employee working as a...

Vaccination no longer mandatory for Goldman Sachs staff

Goldman Sachs does not mandate vaccination against COVID-19 for its employees before entering its offices. Employees will not be required to be tested or...

Credit Suisse India rolls out Real Returns programme

Credit Suisse, the global financial services company, has launched the sixth edition of its global Real Returns programme in India. This initiative encourages skilled...

Lakhs of public-sector bank employees strike to protest government’s disinvestment

Lakhs of employees of public-sector banks protested the Central government’s proposition of privatising banks operating in the space. The two-day strike, which started on...

HDFC Bank to add 500 people to its 2,500-strong MSME vertical

HDFC Bank is gearing to hire 500 relationship managers as part of its plan to expand coverage to 575 districts. With this hiring, the...

HDFC clarifies typo in viral job circular, allays fears

A newspaper advertisement by HDFC announcing walk-in interviews, with the statement, '2021 passed out candidates are not eligible', had created quite a stir when...

Barclays closes some branches in the UK

June 25 will be the last day for the Barclays Bank branch at 32 Market Place, Warminster, in Britain. Another branch that will be...

4 days of WFH a week for Hong Kong HSBC staff

HSBC, Hong Kong, will allow its staff greater flexibility for work, by allowing them to work at least four days a week from their...

Wells Fargo CEO apologises for insensitive comment about Black talent

Charles Scharf, CEO, Wells Fargo, had, in a memo to the employees, commented that the talent pool in the corporate world in the US...

SBI to recruit 14,000 employees, VRS was not a cost-cutting measure

The State Bank of India (SBI) on September 7 announced that it is planning to hire 14,000 employees during the current year and that the VRS...

AIBNOF demands uniform guidelines across all nationalised banks

The All India Nationalised Banks Officers’ Federation (AIBNOF) has asked the Indian Banks Association (IBA) to implement a few uniform rules and guidelines across...

Banking sector slashes services and work hours

The Indian banking sector has decided to trim down its services for the mandated lock-down period, that is till March 31, 2020. The public...

Amit Vaish to move out of Barclays in mid-February

Amit Vaish, who has been heading HR for operations and technology (O&T) at Barclays, has decided to change track. He will soon be leaving...

SBI announces 8904 vacancies

The State Bank of India has announced its intention to fill 8,904 vacancies, including 251 backlog vacancies. Despite the weak employment situation in India, the...

Syndicate Bank, Union Bank of India and Vijaya Bank to issue...

State-owned Syndicate Bank hopes to raise up to Rs 500 crore by issuing shares to its staff under the employee stock purchase scheme. The...

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...
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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...

Toshiba to let go 5000 in Japan

Toshiba is contemplating a significant downsizing of its workforce in Japan, eyeing a reduction of about 5,000 positions. The move is said to affect...

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Noventiq to hire 500 for AI team; opens office in Bengaluru

Noventiq, the IT solutions and services firm, has launched a new office in Bengaluru, to serve as a hub for its projects, both domestic...

Remote work for UAE government staff today due to heavy rains, hailstorms

Government employees in the UAE have been ordered to work remotely on 16 April, 2024. Private-sector organisations have been told to take necessary precautions...

Special casual leave granted to J&K division employees

The general administration department of Jammu and Kashmir, has issued a notification approving three days of special casual leave for employees of the Jammu...

Will Indian migrant workers to Britain be able to sponsor family members now?

With the new visa and income rules being implemented in the UK, migrants who earn less than £29,000 will not be able to sponsor...

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Data analytics and not technology will redefine HR

Q. How satisfying has been your professional journey of 39 years? A. It has been a bagful of mixed experiences. At times I have been...

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....
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