Tag: Dropouts

Is there a solution for last-minute dropouts?

A tweet by Prashant Pitti, co-founder, EaseMyTrip.Com, has grabbed eyeballs on social media. It has triggered off a debate over hiring malpractices. Pitti’s tweet referred...

Dropout students as the focus of corporates

35% of Indian students are school dropouts. Of an initial enrolment of 100 students, on an average, only 70 finish school in India. While...

Intel begins layoff, will cut 200 jobs by Jan 31, 2023

Intel, the global chip maker for personal computers, has started to fire employees in California. As per the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notifications, Intel...

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385 jobs cut at Vedantu, leadership take 50% pay cut

Vedantu, the edtech unicorn, has laid off 385 employees from its workforce, taking the tally of those laid off this year to over 1,000....

Hero Vired appoints Samra Rahman as head – people & culture

Samra Rahman has been appointed head – people and culture at Hero Vired, the Indian learning tech company for higher education aspirants and professionals. Rahman...

Bored employee drags employer to court for no work

Dermot Alastair Mills, a finance manager at Irish Rail in Dublin, found that he was left with little work to do ever since he...

‘Learning Tuesdays’ at Barco are not just about learning

Growth of employees has become a priority for most organisations today, and growth does not only happen through promotions and pay raises alone. Upskilling...

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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...