Tag: basic pay

4% DA hike likely for government employees

Government employees can expect a four per cent increment in dearness allowance (DA) this time. The hike will reportedly come into effect from 1...

Wage Code: Is it beneficial to the employees or the employers?

The Code on Wages Bill 2019 has become a topic of much chatter. The new rule states that the allowances cannot be more than...

Labour Code 2020: Lesser take-home salary, more gratuity for private employees

As per the Code on Wages, which will come into effect in April, private companies will have to take a relook at the salary...

DoPT issues new instructions for night duty allowance

The practice of giving night duty allowance to the employees of the Central government with a particular Grade Pay has been terminated. As per...

BEST employees to get 17% pay hike and Diwali bonus

The Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) management, has entered into an agreement with a workers’ union led by the Shiv Sena. The Memorandum...

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,”...

Fourth round of layoffs at Peloton this year

About 12 per cent of Peloton’s workforce may be asked to leave. The connected-fitness company is about to cut about 500 jobs in a...

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How to make quiet firing amicable

After quiet quitting, ‘quiet firing’ is the latest buzzword being bandied about on social media. Scarcely a new phenomenon, quiet firing refers to a...

Best practices in automation & digitisation from an HR perspective

Arguably the biggest workplace disruptor in recent decades, the COVID-19 pandemic and ensuing lockdowns impelled organisations to embrace several next-generation automation technologies. According to...

Innoviti ropes in Chai Point’s Navneeth Sulakhe as SVP-HR

Innoviti has appointed Navneeth Sulakhe as SVP-HR. Sulakhe is mandated with making HR a strategic foundation of the collaborative commerce platform. He will also...

Wipro asks staff to work from office at least thrice a week

After Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), which has asked 85 per cent of its employees to work from office at least three days in a...

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“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...

“A CEO needs to acknowledge the silent majority who create the company’s fortunes” S...

Q. RPG is a diversified group with businesses spread across sectors and domains. however, its brands have a strong individual identity unlike other business...