Tag: Fairhurst

McDonald’s HR head quits following CEO’s ouster

Immediately on the heels of the ouster of Steve Easterbrook, CEO, McDonald’s, for indulging in a consensual relationship with an employee against company policy,...

Is Tesla reducing hiring, production in China?

If media reports are to be believed, the demand for Tesla’s electric vehicles has not kept up with expectations, in China. As a result,...

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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...

Buzzfeed plans to cut about 12% of its workforce

BuzzFeed, the New York-based digital media company, plans to cut about 12 per cent of its workforce, says a CNBC report. That means, nearly...

Offering career guidance to employees’ kids, new way of engaging with staff

To bring some respite to their employees from the anxiety caused by juggling their professional and personal lives, several companies have offered career-guidance programmes...

Danfoss India celebrates 8.5 years of employee safety & safe operations

Taking its ‘Safety First’ programme very seriously, Danfoss India has managed to complete 3,000 days of safe operations, that is, 25 million man hours,...

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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...