Tag: Chennai

Fidelity Investments refurbishes office to maximise flexibility

Fidelity Investments India has completely refurbished its office in Bangalore, with updated infrastructure, facilities, and amenities to provide more space focused on flexible working. The...

Ford India makes final severance package offer to Chennai factory workers

Ford India has offered a final severance package to its workers at the Company’s Chennai factory unit. The package includes 130 days of gross...

Payoda to double team size by 2025

Payoda, the pioneering software development and technology firm, is planning to expand its team size by 100 per cent. By 2025, it hopes to...

Salary of over Rs 1 crore offered to VIT students

Motorq, a connected-car data and analytics software platform, has offered an annual salary package of Rs 1.02 crores to two students of the Vellore...

Zoho to expand team by 2,000

Zoho Corp., the Chennai-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) company is looking to expand its team in India and outside. It is looking out for engineers, web...

Accenture hiring talent for Jaipur centre

Accenture, the global professional services company, has announced the setting up of its latest Advanced Technology Center and Intelligent Operations Centre in Jaipur, India. This...

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...

NielsenIQ opens new hubs, will embark on hiring spree

In the month of April itself, NielsenIQ, the consumer research company —with headquarters in Chicago — opened its tech hubs in Chennai and Pune....

Mitsogo launches office in Chennai, will hire at least 250

Mitsogo, the unified endpoint security-solutions company, is gearing to make Chennai a key hub by setting up a new office in the city, with...

Fujitsu Consulting to expand team by 600 this year

The 4,500-strong workforce of Fujitsu Consulting will witness the addition of about 600 new people by the end of this year. The Pune-headquartered IT...

Tredence to Hire 1000+ in Bangalore, Chennai, Gurugram

Tredence, leading data science and artificial intelligence (AI) engineering company, will add 1,000 technology professionals to its workforce over the next one year, to...

SunTec launches centre in Chennai, will hire 100+

SunTec Business Solutions, the multi-process IT outsourcing services company, is set to expand its team of professionals by at least a 100. The Company...

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—...

Daimler India upholds D&I agenda, hires 46 women

As part of its diversity and inclusion (D&I) initiative, Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) has taken on 46 women to be part of its...

Exclusive job portal for women, LGBTQ, PwD and army veterans

Avtar, the Chennai-based diversity hiring company, has launched a job portal that will cater exclusively to women, members of the the LGBTQ community, persons...

Ex-employee voluntarily dismisses lawsuit against Cognizant

Ravindra Guyyala, a former employee of Cognizant, had recently filed a lawsuit against the current and former board members of the multinational IT company,...

Cognizant lays off benched employees

According to the New Democratic Labour Front (NDLF), an IT employee union, the US- based IT major, Cognizant, has begun terminating its benched employees as...

Coronavirus: Chennai offices screening employees and visitors

India Inc. is not only making employees aware of ways to check transmission of coronavirus, but most have allowed employees to work from home...

MTC staff in Chennai protest against non-disbursement of June salaries

A strike was called by the drivers, conductors, and other staff members of the Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) bus depots to express their displeasure...

Water crisis forces Chennai IT employees to work from home

Chennai IT companies situated on Old Mahabalipuram Road (OMR) have asked their staff to work from home due to scarcity of water. It is reported...

Pfizer announces severance package for staff of Chennai, Aurangabad

Pfizer, the pharmaceutical company, has announced the job severance package for the employees of its Chennai and Aurangabad units, which are set to close...

Sheen Akkara joins CMS as CHRO

Akkara moves in from Nielsen where he was executive director, human resources-India & South Asia.

Sacked techie wins lawsuit against HCL

As per the ID Act, any person employed by any industry to do manual, skilled, unskilled, technical, operational, clerical or supervisory work for hire or reward, is a ‘workman’.

Chasing Maverics: When hiring and marketing go together

Maveric Systems is evaluating candidates through a radio show on Chennai Live. The company hopes to find the best fit for the role and also create some buzz around the brand.

 

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,”...

Meta to cut costs, freeze hiring, restructure groups

Is Meta experiencing a crisis? That is the question uppermost in the minds of most people as the parent company of Facebook has announced...

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Ola stalls layoffs, brings relief to anxious staff

Recently, there were media reports about Ola considering laying off about 10 per cent of the workforce, that is, about 200 engineers. At the...

Upgrading skills will be focus of Kerala’s draft industrial policy

With the aim of creating jobs and retaining talent, Kerala has unveiled its draft industrial policy. The focus of the Policy is on upgrading...

Indefinite strike call by Puducherry electricity dept staff

Puducherry’s Department of Electricity is witnessing protests from its engineering staff and other employees. The workers have all gone on an indefinite strike to...

Boeing to outsource jobs to TCS

In a virtual meeting, Boeing has conveyed to its non-unionised corporate employees that it is all set to outsource its finance and accounting jobs...

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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...