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Gigforce, the staffing platform, raises $2 million in funds

Gigforce, the on-demand staffing platform, has received a fresh infusion of funds to the tune of $2 million from Meraki Labs. With this latest...

Advantage Club bags $5 mn in funds, will expand team by...

HR Tech startup, Advantage Club has managed to raise about $5 million from various investors including, Y-Combinator, Jetty Ventures, Earlsfield Capital, SMC Advisors, as...

Schneider to fund Luminous’ expansion, create 2,000 direct jobs

Schneider Electric, the energy and automation digital solutions company, will invest Rs 350 to 400 crore in Luminous Power Technologies, its Indian subsidiary. The...

Delhi government releases Rs 28.24 cr for salaries of DU staff

Finally, there is good news for the employees of the 12 Delhi University colleges fully funded by the Delhi government. Funds to the tune...

Staff-management solutions platform, PagarBook raises US$15 mn in funding

PagarBook, the staff-management solutions company born in 2019, has managed to raise funds of US$15 million in a Series A round, led by Sequoia...

JP Morgan to spend Rs 17 crore on upskilling 4,800 Indian...

American multinational investment bank and financial services holding company, JP Morgan, will be donating Rs 17 crore, that is, about $2.25 million, to provide...

Virgin Atlantic may lay off over 3,000 employees

No airline has escaped the effect of the pandemic, given that most airports are sealed and flights have been grounded for months now. British...

BSNL seeks funds yet again

Bharat Sanchar Nigam (BSNL), the state-owned telecom company, has again approached the Government for funds to pay the June salaries of its staff, which...

Jet employees to raise funds and keep airline in business

Jet Airways is used to flying in the sky but this time round it has a dark cloud over its head. Finding an escape...

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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Starbucks shuts stores in Russia, will pay staff for 6 months

Close on the heels of McDonald’s selling its restaurants in Russia to a local licensee, who has begun a rebranding exercise, now Starbucks is...

‘Time to create digital leaders”: Ranjan Kumar Mohapatra at IFTDO World Conference and Exhibition

‘Strategies for an agile work culture’ was the central theme of the HR World Conference that took place at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. The International...

At least 500 laid off at MFine

MFine, the Bengaluru-based healthtech startup, has had to lay off at least 500 employees as it is facing a massive financial crisis. The exact...

Unilever elevates BP Biddappa to CHRO, global home care

Unilever has elevated BP Biddappa to the position of CHRO of the global home care business. Prior to this elevation, Biddappa was the global...

DIALOGUE

“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...

“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...