Tag: employer

Gratuity of staff who damage employer’s property may be forfeited

It has been observed by the Delhi High Court that employers may forfeit the gratuity of employees who have been fired for causing damage...

SC says employer must pay damages if EPF contribution is delayed:...

The Supreme Court has said that employers who fail to pay their contribution towards the Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF), are obliged to pay damages. A...

No tax on amount received from employer for COVID treatment

As per the amendment of Section 56 of the Income Tax Act, via the Finance Bill, 2022, any amount received by an employee from...

Employer gifts electric scooters to staff for Diwali

Subhash Dawar, director, Alliance Group, came up with the best idea to tackle the rising cost of petrol and diesel. He decided to gift...

Delhi HC provides justice to editor who complained against employer

A woman editor at a publishing house was fired because she complained against her employer for making sexual advances and making racist comments. The...

Employer not compelled to employ candidates with criminal background, even if...

The Supreme Court has observed that even if candidates have been honest about their criminal background and have truthfully declared their involvement in criminal...

New Californian Labour Law requires employers to rehire laid off staff

The Californian government has passed a law on ‘rehiring and retention’, creating a new labor code. The law requires companies in the hospitality industry...

8000 IT professionals bag jobs via app

Information technology professionals in West Bengal on the lookout for jobs now have a facilitator in the form of the ‘Karma Bhumi’ app. Professionals...

No salaries for BSNL employees for the month of May

According to the BSNL employees’ union, despite almost 79,000 BSNL employees opting for the voluntary retirement scheme (VRS) – considerably reducing the workforce in...

How co-working is surviving the ‘client crunch’

With most organisations asking employees to work from home, one business that’s going to be seriously affected is that of the co-working space. When...

Employer abducted by employees for not paying salary

Seven employees of a private technology firm in Karnataka allegedly kidnapped their 23-year old employer, Sujay SK, and tortured him because he had not...

Employees’ Compensation (Amendment) Act 2017: What is it?

It provides more rights to employees and safeguards their interests.

Employer has the final say on probationer’s job: Delhi High Court

According to the judgment, the employer has the right to decide whether the employee’s services are satisfactory or not.

How perceptions of employees and employers differ

According to a study by Nielsen, commissioned by PNB Metlife Insurance, there is a significant gap in the degree of loyalty towards each other, as perceived by employers and employees.

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,”...

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Retired Agniveers to be absorbed in Haryana government, Mahindra Group

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has announced that Agniveers who are not absorbed into the Armed Forces post their four-year tenure, under the...

Advance Auto Parts India GCC collaborates with academia for bridging skill gap

The Global Capability Centre (GCC) of Advance Auto Parts in Hyderabad, an auto part aftermarket firm has signed an MoU (Memorandum Of Understanding) with...

CWT appoints Laura Watterson as CHRO

CWT, the business-to-business-for-employees (B2B4E) travel-management platform, has announced the appointment of Laura Watterson as executive VP, chief human resources officer, starting 5 July, 2022....

How pre-hiring orientation reduces early dropouts at eClerx

During orientations, it is a common practice for companies to present to the employees an overview of the organisation along with what their career...

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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...