Tag: Bengaluru

Omega Healthcare to hire 4,500 in 2 months

Omega Healthcare is gearing up to expand across India and is on the lookout for fresh graduates to fill about 18,000 open positions over...

Airbnb’s Bengaluru tech hub to create local, skilled jobs

Airbnb has announced fresh investment in India in the form of its new technology hub in Bengaluru. This is part of the Company’s ongoing...

ForeignAdmits to expand team by 100

ForeignAdmits, the Bengaluru-based study abroad consulting company, is looking to expand its team by 100 over the next three months. It is eager to hire...

Uber to expand Bengaluru, Hyderabad tech & product teams by 250

Uber is on the lookout for sharp engineering talent in India that can help the Company come up with solutions for its mobility and...

Metros accounted for 86,000+ active job openings in April

Amidst the second wave of the pandemic that has taken the country by surprise, the top five metros —Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai—...

Infosys opens COVID care centre for staff, families at Bengaluru

Infosys has opened a COVID care centre for its employees at Bengaluru. The centre will be solely dedicated to the IT major’s employees and...

Staff of Goldman Sachs, Bengaluru, return to WFH, as COVID risk...

Goldman Sachs has ordered its employees to go back to working from home (WFH), as COVID cases in Bengaluru began to rise once again....

Nokia to cut 1,500 jobs in India, as part of cost-cutting,...

Last week, Nokia, the Finnish telecom equipment manufacturer, had revealed plans to downsize its workforce by about 10,000 over a period of two years....

Visionet to hire 1,500 in 2021

With increasing digitisation, especially in the banking, finance and insurance sectors (BFSI), Visionet, the business process management company, anticipates 50 per cent year-on-year growth...

TeamLease Edtech launches Apprenticeship Embedded Degree Programme

TeamLease EdTech, the learning solutions company and a group company of TeamLease Services, has launched Apprenticeship Embedded Degree Programmes (AEDP) for students desirous of...

200 laid off at bike-sharing platform, Bounce

With demand for shared mobility showing no signs of recovery, Bounce, the Bengaluru-based bike-sharing platform has resorted to another round of layoffs. After laying...

Over 500 techies duped in Bengaluru

The Bengaluru police exposed a fake inter-state employment racket, wherein an agency operated by a five-member gang was duping job-seeking techies. The gang from...

BEL announces 17 vacancies, in Bangalore and Kochi

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has announced 17 vacancies for engineers, the recruitment for which will take place at Bengalure and Kochi. There are three opening...

Vernacular.ai is gearing up to expand, double workforce

Four years ago, Vernacular.ai was established by two graduates from IIT-Roorkee. This AI-driven voice engine aims to improve customer experience, as it is equipped...

The aspiring actor, who joined corporate HR, is now a COO

As Shashikanth KS was growing up in Bengaluru, where his father was employed as a scientist with Hindustan Aeronautics, he aspired to become an...

ShareChat slashes 101 jobs to cut costs

ShareChat, the Bengaluru-based regional social-media platform, laid off 101 employees on May 20. The Company, which is backed by Twitter, has made this move...

Fujifilm India to expand workforce in Bengaluru

Fujifilm India will soon be hiring more people to increase its workforce in Bangalore by 30 per cent. In line with this objective, it...

Poor maintenance of office buildings a big issue in India

The office of the electricity department in UP's Banda district is in such a bad condition that it is feared the roof may collapse...

About 160 Intel engineers in Bengaluru will join Apple’s global hardware...

Almost 160 engineers who were working for Intel’s smartphone business in Bengaluru, will now become part of Apple’s global hardware team. This follows Apple’s...

6 robots wait on diners at Bengaluru restaurant

A Bengaluru restaurant has now got six robots that serve food to its customers. Of the six robots at this Robot Restaurant in Indiranagar,...

Visionet Systems India to hire 800 professionals

Visionet Systems India (VSPL), the American technology solutions and business process management company, will increase its workforce strength in the country to 2500 by...

HR tech startup, Skillenza, bags funding of $1 million

Skillenza, a Bengaluru-based startup company recently announced the receipt of a funding of one million dollars for a robust growth plan. The Company has bagged...

This is how LinkedIn’s new office looks

The new office comes with a lot of flexibility, where employees can remove or reinstate a wall depending on their requirement and that too with just a push of a button.

Samsung, Amazon and Accenture among top employers of mobile talent in...

Mobile developers in e-commerce firms enjoy twice the salary and monetary benefits in comparison to their counterparts in the IT services and software companies across the nation.

Uniphore to hire 100 employees in Bengaluru

The speech recognition solutions company with offices in the Philippines and UAE, has 80 employees spread across all locations. 

NHRDN-Bengaluru and Chicago Booth enter into knowledge partnership

The strategic alliance aims to facilitate the training of senior and mid-level managers working in Indian companies and enable them to face business challenges—both immediate and future.

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,”...

Poland gets new LTTS R&D centre, local engineering talent to be...

Larsen & Toubro Technology Services (LTTS), the global engineering services company, has launched its new engineering, research and development (ER&D) centre in Krakow, Poland....

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HR was underappreciated, but not anymore!

About four decades ago, during the manufacturing era, human resources as a function was more about industrial relations or IR. In those days, very...

OnePlus launches new India office, will focus on employee wellbeing initiatives

OnePlus India, the global technology brand, has opened a new office at UB City, Bengaluru, spread over 18,000 sq. ft. With full focus on employee...

“India needs DE&I conversations specific to our region,” Divya Garg

A big change in 2022 Flexible working is the new currency, with employees ascribing high value to it and employers acknowledging it as critical for...

ArcelorMittal ropes in Nokia’s Stephanie Werner-Dietz as global head-HR

ArcelorMittal, the global steel-manufacturing firm, has announced the appointment of Stephanie Werner-Dietz as its new EVP and global head of HR. She will join...

DIALOGUE

“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...

“If CEO is the father of an organisation, CHRO is the mother,” Pankaj Lochan

Q. You have been shuttling between HR and manufacturing roles. Was it a well-thought out strategy or did you just go with the flow...