Tag: chairman

The industry is divided on the idea of ‘moonlighting’

‘Moonlighting’ in the tech industry has been a hot topic of debate. However, the debate has gathered steam after the tweet of Rishad Premji,...

This company offers bonus to help staff pay rising electricity bills

There has been constant forecasts in the UK about the rising cost of electricity in the country. It has been reported that the cost...

Malabar Group plans to hire 11K by 2025; here is its...

Malabar Gold and Diamonds has plans to invest Rs 9,860 crores in India, and claims that it will create about 11,000 jobs across the...

Unions demand 50% wage hike for Coal India staff

Talks are on between the trade unions at Coal India and the management for a hike in wages. The Indian government-owned coal mining and...

KM Birla steps down as Vodafone Idea chairman; Kapania to take...

Kumar Mangalam Birla has stepped down as the non-executive member and non-executive chairman at Vodafone Idea. On August 4, 2021, the board accepted Birla’s...

Darwin Group to employ 1.5 lakh in each state as part...

Amidst the pandemic, the Darwin Platform Group of Companies (DPGC) had launched its massive employment scheme in May 2021, as part of the Group’s...

TCS bats for satellite offices, more women in the workforce

For the over four lakh employees at Tata Consultancy Services, the future of work lies in the ‘third place’ or the satellite office. Natarajan...

After Wipro, Infosys also announces second round of increments

Infosys is set to give wage increments with effect from July 2021. This is the second round of hikes being offered by the Company...

PwC to hire 1 lakh, skill existing staff by 2026

PricewaterhouseCoopers is all set to implement its plans to expand its global workforce. It will invest $12 billion to hire one lakh people in...

Special bonus for employees of PwC India

In appreciation of the hard work and commitment shown by the 15,000 employees of PwC India amidst the disruptions caused by the pandemic, the...

IFIM Business School Bangalore rebranded as Jagdish Sheth School of Management

IFIM Business School Bangalore — which is well known for its employability-oriented curriculum and strong industry-interface — has been rebranded as the Jagdish Sheth...

50% salary cut for RIL staff, chairman to forego entire salary

Employees of Reliance Industries (RIL) will be taking pay cuts, just as so many other firms across the country that have adopted cost-cutting measures...

Air India focusses on staff’s well-being despite dwindling finances

Rajiv Bansal, chairman and managing director, Air India, has said in a communication to the employees that the airline, which was in a poor...

A.M. Naik appointed chairman of National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)

The Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship has appointed A.M. Naik — a respected management professional and current group chairman of Larsen & Toubro...

Google employees  protest against mass layoffs

Google, the tech giant, recently fired approximately 12,000 employees in January, which resulted in protests from workers in both the US coasts. The workers...

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Edtech unicorn, Physics Wallah, to expand team by 2500

Physics Wallah, the unicorn edtech firm is hiring at a time when other edtech firms are downsizing significantly. The Company intends to expand its...

Niren Srivastava appointed group CHRO, Motilal Oswal Financial Services

Having begun his professional journey with Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance in 2005, as deputy manager – HR, Niren Srivastava spent two years there before...

Chinese crane manufacturer distributes Rs 70 crore as bonus

A Chinese company sparked controversy by piling up 61 million yuan (around $9 million) in banknotes on a stage and giving it to employees...

Will global companies offshore cheap labour amidst a slowing economy?

With uncertainty around  economic conditions mounting with each passing day and markets slowing down, globally, companies are experiencing a dip in revenues. Naturally, this...

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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...