Tag: Delivery Boys

Zomato, Swiggy start inoculation of delivery partners

Zomato and Swiggy, the food-delivery platforms, have launched COVID-19 vaccination drive in India for their delivery partners. Swiggy had announced on social media that it...

Flipkart to create 70,000 direct jobs during festive season

Flipkart, the e-commerce platform owned by Walmart, claims that it will create around 70,000 direct jobs during the festive season and Big Billion Days...

Govt plans to set up security fund for gig workers

In September 2019, the Government had sought to regulate the country’s rising gig economy by devising a social security scheme to benefit the lakhs...

Online grocers and pharmacies are hiring delivery personnel

Faced with acute shortage of labour, e-commerce firms are struggling with timely deliveries. Online grocers and pharmacies are on a hiring spree. They are...

Can unrealistic marketing promise take a toll on employees ?

Last evening, at office we celebrated a colleague's birthday. When we finished our work at around 7pm, he asked all of us to wait...

Registration of food delivery boys mandatory: Maharashtra FDA

Delivery boys working for online food-delivery organisations in the state of Maharashtra will now have to be registered with the Food and Drug Administration...

Delivery boys get some respite from heat wave in Kochi

The Kerala State Disaster Management Authority (KSDMA) has directed the IT and Labour departments to take strict action against companies that force their delivery...

BB Rockstars: How Big Basket engaged with its delivery boys

They are hardly appreciated or recognised by their employers and organisations for their hard work. We are talking of employees who are at the...

How personalised & curated digital learning is the recipe for successful...

Personalised and curated digital learning can help create time-efficient, relevant and targeted corporate training programmes. In an evolving business landscape, learning and development (L&D) and...

Competing with Self

Philosophically speaking, each of us is unique and logically not in competition with anyone. This realisation gives us a healthy outlook to the world...

Whirlpool employees will get $1000 if they get vaccinated

With the president of the US ordering all private-sector companies to get their employees vaccinated or prepare unvaccinated employees to get tested weekly, Whirlpool...

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Amazon launches virtual recruiter for better candidate experience

Amazon has launched virtual recruiter, Alexa Skill, which will help prospective candidates looking to work with the e-commerce company, get information about the Amazon’s...
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Who are the biggest cribmasters in an organisation?

Happiness@work is a regular series, where HRKatha talks about how companies are ensuring happiness at work. With work stress and employees’ mental wellbeing becoming...

Amazon hikes hourly pay in the US and Canada

Amazon.com has hiked its average starting wage in the US to over $18 an hour. It is looking to expand its team of warehouse...

Whirlpool employees will get $1000 if they get vaccinated

With the president of the US ordering all private-sector companies to get their employees vaccinated or prepare unvaccinated employees to get tested weekly, Whirlpool...

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“If CEO is the father of an organisation, CHRO is the mother,” Pankaj Lochan

Q. You have been shuttling between HR and manufacturing roles. Was it a well-thought out strategy or did you just go with the flow...

Binding multi-faceted employees with Titan Values

Titan has different sets of employees for different functions and verticals, ranging from the shopfloor to the retail stores. How do you bring in...

The right people policy for startups – Madan Nagaldinne

You happen to have worked mostly with large organisations. How different is it working for a startup now? When you have worked for big...