Tag: Challenge

Deadline for joining EPF pension scheme extended by SC

The Supreme Court ruled that employees will be given six more months to opt to join the Employees’ Pension Scheme if they haven’t already...

“Achieve BMI less than 25, get bonus”: Zerodha CEO to employees

Nithin Kamath, co-founder and CEO, Zerodha, has come up with a unique way to encourage his staff to stay fit and healthy. He has...

The number one question that resolves any challenge!

Things can get challenging when trying to maintain a competitive business. The post-COVID era has brought more challenges, with companies worldwide trying to adjust...

Why Hyderabad’s IT Employees Association & small IT business owners oppose...

Since July 2021, the Government of Telangana has been urging IT companies to resume work from office in full swing. However, IT employees’ unions...

Can employees challenge terms & conditions of employment?

The Supreme Court has observed that employees cannot be prevented from challenging the terms and conditions of employment if they notice any violation of...

BIT Mesra, BIT Sindri, NIT Raipur win Tata Steel’s ‘Mind Over...

Pranav Pandey and Pratibha Patel from BIT Mesra, have gone home with a prize money of Rs one lakh and a trophy. They were...

The problem of reporting to multiple bosses

It is a tough job to keep one’s boss happy. Tougher still, when there is more than one! Dual reporting is a reality and the...

Job satisfaction: What men and women want

Satisfaction at the workplace is dependent on several factors. Although priorities change with age, one factor remains consistently important —getting on with colleagues at...

The vulnerable relationship between a young CEO and Gen X C-suite

Two decades back, the word ‘CEO’ may have conjured up images of a 60-year old person, with professional experience of more than 30 years....

Why employees are wary of learning and development programmes

If you search for ‘learning and development’ on Google, you will see hundreds of articles emphasising the importance of training and development in the...

Will Amazon now lay off 20,000 instead of 10,000?

In mid-November, it was reported that Amazon, the technology and ecommerce giant, was planning to lay off as many as 10,000 employees in the...

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Why do we need a chief encouragement officer?

Encouragement at the workplace is the most underrated concept. Is it necessary? Yes, of course. Is it provided? No, not really. Leaders today also need...

Zaggle announces 12-week fitness challenge for employees

Zaggle, a SaaS fintech company and a pioneer in digitising business spends has announced a 12 week-long fitness challenge for its employees to promote...

Change of guard at P&G

Procter & Gamble has announced the elevation of Bala Purushothaman to global CHRO. He will be stepping into the shoes of Tracey Grabowski who...

Hiring activity grows 27% in Nov., reaches pre-festive level: Report

The Indian job market bounced back to pre-festive levels in November. As per a leading job portal, the country’s premier job index emerged at...

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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...