Tag: Germany

Job seekers can stay in Germany for 6 months to hunt...

The job-seeker visa for the Country is a long-term residency permit, which allows applicants six months to hunt for a job, and grants them...

Apple engineers struggle with cost of living

With hiring quality talent becoming more of a challenge for Apple with each passing day, the Company may be seriously looking to decentralise. Apparently,...

Fr. Paul Fernandes, SJ appointed as the new director of XLRI,...

Xavier School of Management (XLRI) Jamshedpur has appointed Fr Paul Fernandes, SJ as the new director of the Institute with immediate effect. Fernandes will...

Pooja Gupta appointed CPO, Delhivery

Pooja Gupta is the new chief people officer at Delhivery. Having worked as an independent HR advisor for almost two years, Gupta was earlier...

Siemens Energy to slash 7,800 jobs, cut costs, increase margins

Siemens Energy has revealed its plans to shrink its workforce by about 7,800 employees, with the majority of the layoffs to take place by...

340 branches,10,000 jobs to be axed by Commerzbank

As part of a digitalisation and restructuring process, Germany's Commerzbank plans to slash about 10,000 jobs, that is about one-fifth of its total employee...

Amazon workers on strike in Germany, demand better pay, working conditions

Employees at an Amazon logistics centre in Bad Hersfeld, Germany, declared a strike on December 21 with the Verdi trade union announcing that at...

Germany’s anti-COVID restrictions may lead to job loss of about 2,50,000

In Germany, with the latest round of lockdown being clamped from December 16 to January 10, about 2,50,000 jobs are at risk. Considering that...

No need for 4-day work week, existing cost-cuts will suffice: Volkswagen

Volkswagen in Germany has claimed that it sees no need to shift to a four-day work week in order to counter the effect of...

Esprit to slash 1200 jobs, close 50 stores in Germany

Esprit has announced its decision to lay off 1200 employees, which means, 20 per cent of its workforce. The international fashion house will be...

Lufthansa to slash 22,000 jobs, strikes bailout deal with German govt

Lufthansa announced its intention to lay off about 22,000 full-time employees, as it sees no hope of demand for travel recovering any time soon,...

India and Germany formally collaborate for skill development and vocational education

India and Germany have entered into two formal agreements, to collaborate in the areas of skill development and vocational education. The formal agreements will...

9000 expected to be laid off at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank is reported to be planning to lay off about 9000 employees in Germany, mostly back office and support staff. The objective is...

Over 15000 jobs to be cut at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank, the German multinational investment bank and financial services company is planning a revamp estimated to cost $5.6 billion, which will see more...

Siemens to lay off 2,700 employees

With demand for renewable power increasing by the day, Siemens is experiencing low demand for gas turbines. Therefore, the Company plans to lay off...

How personalised & curated digital learning is the recipe for successful...

Personalised and curated digital learning can help create time-efficient, relevant and targeted corporate training programmes. In an evolving business landscape, learning and development (L&D) and...

Make mental health a part of your return-to-work plan

While people typically tend to resent change, the past year and a half has been fraught with changes and challenges, which were unavoidable. We...

Competing with Self

Scott Slipy appointed CPO, Socure

Socure, the global digital identity verification and fraud solutions provider, has appointed former Microsoft and Cisco executive, Scott Slipy, as chief people officer (CPO). In...

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Flipkart launches ‘Flipkart Xtra’, will create 4000 part-time jobs in India

To create part-time opportunities in the country and meet the demands of the festive season coming ahead, Flipkart is launching a new service marketplace...

‘Invest 10% of salary in MF’: SEBI to junior staff of asset management companies

Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has issued a new circular, which states that junior employees of asset management companies will have to...

ICICI Home Finance to add 600 to its workforce

ICICI Home Finance (ICICI HFC) is planning to hire over 600 employees pan India by December 2021. The recruitment is being planned to meet...

Tulip tries a 4-day week with its workforce

Tulip, the cloud-based retail mobile solutions company, is all set to offer its employees more flexibility. The Company is of the belief that as...

DIALOGUE

“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...

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...