Tag: contract

Strikes and protests in India and the US

There seems to be no dearth of disgruntled employees, especially in the healthcare sector, not just in India but abroad too. In Kerala, doctors employed...

HCL to facilitate Airbus’ digital transformation journey for 5 years

HCL Technologies, as a ‘preferred partner’ for Airbus, has entered into a five-year digital workplace services agreement with the latter. The Company will set...

“Uber driver independent contractor not employee”: NZ Employment Court

New Zealand's Employment Court recently declared an Uber driver as an independent contractor and not an employee. The concerned driver, Arachchige, had joined in 2015...

100 vacancies for engineers at NBCC

The National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC) has put up a recruitment notice on its official website for civil (80) and electrical engineer (20) posts,...

Saudi Arabia to replace kafala with new form of contract

Saudi Arabia is working towards replacing the kafala system with a new form of work contract between employers and foreign workers, which will protect...

UP Govt to alter hiring for Group B & C staff

The Uttar Pradesh Government is pondering over a proposal, which will change the way Group B and Group C employees are hired. As per the...

Employing and terminating contractual staff will be easier

The Industrial Relations Code 2019, also called the Labour Code, will soon be introduced in the Parliament for approval. Once approved, it will be...

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,”...

A resume printed on a cake?

A job applicant in the US has taken innovation to another level by sending an edible resume to a prospective employer. Karly Pavlinac Blackburn,...

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How can hiring managers steer clear of interview bias?

A 2019 study by the Journal of Occupational and Organisational Psychology revealed that 60 per cent of interviewers know within the first 15 minutes...

78-day bonus for 11 lakh railway employees

For the twelfth year in succession, eligible employees of the Indian Railways will receive their productivity-linked bonus (PLB), which is equal to 78 days’...

Tenable ropes in Patricia Grant as CIO

Tenable, the cyber exposure management company has appointed Patricia Grant as chief information officer (CIO). She was earlier VP-IT strategy and operations at ServiceNow,...

Salesforce India to hire 2,500

The cloud-based services company, Salesforce India is set to expand its workforce from its present strength of about 7,500, to about 10,000 by January...

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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...