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Stride Pharma’s Sanjay Singh is the new CHRO of CMS Info...

Sanjay Singh is the new CHRO of CMS Info Systems, the payment solutions and cash-management services firm. As the CHRO, Singh will lead the...

Rohit Thakur, Paytm’s CHRO, quits

Paytm is seeking approval for its approaching IPO at a meeting, ahead of which it has witnessed major changes in its Board. Rohit Thakur,...

Satyajit Menon joins Hero Vired as head-HR

Hero Vired, an EdTech company for professionals and higher education aspirants, which falls under the Hero Group umbrella, has appointed Satyajit Menon to set...

Reliance Retail appoints Shathi Sharma as VP-HR

Shathi Sharma has joined Reliance Retail as the vice president – HR. Prior to this role, she was the CHRO at Dixcy Textiles, an...

Rajita D’Souza appointed president – HR & CSR, STMicroelectronics

STMicroelectronics has appointed Rajita D'Souza as president – HR and CSR. D’Souza has moved from Bekaert, the steel wire transformation and coating technologiescompany, where...

Sandip Mallik, CPO, Home Credit India, passes away

The world of HR lost an experienced member when Sandip Mallik, chief people officer, Home Credit India, passed away recently. It was only on June...

More layoffs expected at GE’s aviation unit

With no sign of the aviation sector reviving any time soon, General Electric Co is considering more layoffs in its aviation business. Earlier, the...

Smriti Singh quits Flipkart as CHRO

After a short year-long stint as CHRO, Flipkart, Smriti Krishna Singh has stepped down. The news was revealed through an e-mail that was sent...

Sandeep Gulati appointed MD, ManpowerGroup, India

ManpowerGroup, the global workforce solutions company, recently appointed Sandeep Gulati as its new managing director, India operations. Gulati, who takes over from AG Rao, is...

GE to freeze pensions to cut costs and debt

General Electric (GE) recently revealed its plans to freeze pensions for almost 20,000 salaried American employees and also take other necessary steps to reduce...

Sitaram Kandi appointed vice president – HR CoEs, IR, skill development...

Tata Motors has appointed Sitaram Kandi as its new vice president-HR CoEs, IR, skill development and CSR. Before making this move, Kandi served as...

Aarif Aziz: “It’s essential for leaders to learn and unlearn, and...

Aarif Aziz was working in the balcony of his office when I called him on a Saturday afternoon. CHRO, Diageo India felt blessed to...

HRBP to play transformation officer to drive business

‘HR’ and ‘business’ are not isolated from one another, anymore. Their tracks are not parallel as before either. The human resource business partner (HRBP)...

GSK’s HR department restructured

Ongmu Gombu, EVP-HR for the Indian Subcontinent will take on a pan-Asia role, while Rahul Kapoor, the current HR director for Japan, Korea and South East Asia will step into her shoes. 

GE cuts jobs in Niskayuna, NY; brings in robots and AI

The layoffs happen at a time when the company is focussing and investing heavily on software, robotics and AI.

SAP adopts ‘SAP Talk’, an ongoing performance appraisal model

The company has decided to drop the traditional annual performance reviews, in favour of this continuous performance management process.

GE plans a farewell for the annual appraisal

GE is reviewing whether the annual practice of making changes in compensation to acknowledge achievements and efforts of employees is the best way to do it.

Ashok Ramachandran to join Aditya Birla Group as group executive president...

The move comes after his successful stint, with Vodafone India, of over six years.

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,”...

Poland gets new LTTS R&D centre, local engineering talent to be...

Larsen & Toubro Technology Services (LTTS), the global engineering services company, has launched its new engineering, research and development (ER&D) centre in Krakow, Poland....

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Flipkart’s Kapil Vardhan joins Teachmint as CHRO

Teachmint, an education infrastructure provider has announced the appointment of Kapil Vardhan as its new CHRO. He will play a crucial role in building...

“Leadership and managerial mindset will have to change,” Maneesha Jha Thakur

A big change in 2022 Decoupling of work and geography will be the focus, with more and more organisations having to address the question, ‘Does...

“India needs DE&I conversations specific to our region,” Divya Garg

A big change in 2022 Flexible working is the new currency, with employees ascribing high value to it and employers acknowledging it as critical for...

Urban Company offers insurance cover of Rs 2 lakhs to service partners

Urban Company, the tech-enabled home services marketplace, is offering a comprehensive health insurance plan for its service partners in India. As per the health insurance...

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...