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...

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,”...

200 R&D employees of Microsoft asked to leave

Close on the heels of laying off 1800 employees as part of a restructuring exercise, Microsoft has reportedly laid off 200 more. This time, it...

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Snapchat plans jobs cuts

Snapchat, the multimedia instant messaging app and service, is reportedly gearing up to reduce headcount. Its parent company, Snap reported losses of almost $10...

Jobs available in banking, management, accounting & finance

Recent reports show that India’s job market is doing well. With openings across sectors, job seekers have many options. Indian Railways is already in...

Can pay transparency help reduce pay gap?

Achieving pay equity has been a challenge for most organisations, not just in India but around the world. Multiple research reports suggest that genuine...

Max Life inaugurates next-gen sustainable office for new-age workforce

Max Life Insurance Company has inaugurated its biggest office in India, spread across 1,12,553 sq. ft., at Udyog Vihar, Gurugram (Haryana). Not far from...

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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...