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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.

Millennials are serious about their social responsibility

Nothing is ‘usual‘ about 2021, so it is not surprising that many leaders have started examining their own approaches to managing people, leadership, and...

Ten key skills required in an age of digital transformation

As a growing number of organisations integrate digital technologies into all aspects of their business, digital transformation has come to be regarded as the...

Greeks protest against labour reforms

Athens witnessed thousands of Greeks protesting against the Government’s planned labour reforms. The protest marches and strikes saw overwhelming participation with at least 10,000...

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MP junior docs into 7th day of strike, demand hike in stipend

Junior doctors from six government medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh have been on strike for a week now, demanding a hike in stipend and...

Unable to compensate staff, Hyatt Regency Mumbai shuts

Hyatt Regency & Resorts, the American hospitality chain, has suspended operations at Hyatt Regency Hotel, Mumbai, due to the inability to pay salaries to...

American, Delta, United airlines to hire in large numbers in the US

Airlines in the US are on a hiring spree with most carriers keen to get as many flights up in the air as possible....

15 days’ special casual leave for government staff with COVID-infected dependents

Employees of the Central government can avail 15 days of special casual leave (SCL) if any of their dependents or parents test positive for...

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Binding multi-faceted employees with Titan Values

Titan has different sets of employees for different functions and verticals, ranging from the shopfloor to the retail stores. How do you bring in...

The right people policy for startups – Madan Nagaldinne

You happen to have worked mostly with large organisations. How different is it working for a startup now? When you have worked for big...
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“Archaic HR processes force millennials to switch jobs often,” Niti Khosla, lead people analytics...

Friendly and jolly Niti Khosla, lead-people analytics and business impact, Novartis International, is a true HR leader with the ability to understand people and...