Tag: culture fit

MD of Novo Nordisk India looks for culture fit while hiring

In most multinationals, the culture fit of candidates is taken very seriously at the time of hiring. Even if the candidates possess great skill...

Employee complains, Facebook being probed for racial bias

A Black employee and two Black job applicants have accused Facebook of racial bias in terms of hiring and promotions. The US Equal Employment...

Should candidates ask about organisation’s culture during interview?

There are always dos and don’ts about what to say or ask during an interview. Many a time, candidates refrain from asking important questions...

Importance of culture fit in post-COVID hiring

Hiring has continued virtually for many organisations across sectors, with candidates settling in to working from home. With no clarity on how long it...

How Nearbuy evaluates candidates on ‘culture fit’

For any hiring process, the first impression that recruiters build about candidates is based on their resumes. This is because the background, skills, and...

Why Indian companies shy away from using social-media to assess culture...

There are various parameters on which candidates are assessed before employers finally decide to hire them. One such parameter is ‘culture fit’. Yes, while...

Does ‘culture fit’ come in the way of diversity?

Culture-fit hiring is all about hiring the right candidates, whose beliefs and attitudes are in perfect alignment with the values and culture of the...

48% HR in the US most worried about updating skills as...

Did you know that the biggest challenge for HR professionals in terms of hiring and retaining talent, across companies in the US, is training...

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Hero MotoCorp will allocate 9,285 shares to its employees

Hero MotoCorp, an Indian multinational motorcycle and scooter manufacturer, recently made an announcement regarding the allocation of 9,285 shares to its employees. The value of...

Boeing and Daraz Group announce plans to make staffing cuts

Boeing Boeing, an aerospace company, has announced plans to make staffing cuts in the finance and human resources departments, resulting in approximately 2,000 job losses.  The...

Dell & Pocket Aces cut jobs because of economic challenges

Dell Dell Technologies will cut approximately 5 per cent of its worldwide workforce, or 6,650 jobs, as reported by Bloomberg on February 6. The company's...

eBay cuts 500 jobs to save costs 

On February 7, 2023, eBay Inc., the global e-commerce giant, announced a plan to cut 500 jobs, or 4 per cent of their global...

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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...