Tag: employee well being

WeWork encourages staff to switch off, announces 10-day break

Admitting that WeWork India’s “success as a brand is a direct result of the hard work put in by our colleagues,” Priti Shetty, chief...

NHRDN Mind Matters 2.0 raises awareness about mental health

National HRD Network’s (NHRDN) ‘Mind Matters’ campaign aims to create awareness about mental well-being and eliminate the stigma attached to the mental health issues...

Organisations prioritise employee well-being amidst second wave

Realising the severity of the second wave of the pandemic in India, organisations are taking various measures to support their staff and take care...

Home Credit prioritises employee well-being amidst the pandemic

Realising the importance of the holistic well-being of its employees amidst these challenging times, Home Credit India has gone out of the way to...

LinkedIn staff to take week-long ‘well-being’ break from work

LinkedIn is allowing its almost 16,000-strong workforce to take an entire week off to rest, relax and rejuvenate. Almost all employees will enjoy this...

Myntra announces unlimited wellness leaves, for employee health, happiness, productivity

With the objective of ensuring quality of life and allowing its employees to balance their personal and work life, Myntra has enhanced its leave...

Druva to allow remote working till spring 2021, take on...

Druva Inc. the cloud data protection and management company, will allow its 500-strong workforce to work remotely until spring next year. It will also...

Wipro staff will work remotely till January 2021

Keeping in mind the safety of its employees, Wipro has decided to let its staff in India and the US work from home till...

4-day weekend gives much relief to remote workers in the country

With Gandhi Jayanti falling on a Friday this year, most employees were looking forward to a long weekend. However, some companies added an extra...

Sahara employees get increments, promotions

While most businesses are imposing pay cuts and even laying off employees to stay afloat amidst the economic slump caused by the COVID-19 pandemic,...

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Tasmac raises salary for its finance staff in Tamil Nadu

Tasmac has met the long-awaited request of assistant engineers (accounts) in the corporation by raising their annual increment from 1,250 to 2,500. This boost...

Meta’s middle managers are now on notice

Having sacked over 11,000 employees in a layoff news that created waves, Meta is now looking to axe middle-management roles. The tech giant has already...

7 companies lay off their workforce globally

 Match Match Group Inc, the company behind popular dating platforms such as Tinder, Hinge, and OkCupid, announced on Wednesday that it would be laying off...

Oman’s labour ministry takes action against private sector company

The Ministry of Labour, through its subsidiary the Directorate General of Labour in Al-Dhahirah Governorate, has taken decisive action against a private sector company...

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“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

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