Tag: group chief people officer

How internal networking skills aid personal growth within the organisation

While being responsible, diligent and hardworking may contribute to an employee’s growth curve, how an employee is perceived by others is also an equally...

Has immersive technology established its effectiveness as a tool in L&D,...

Immersive Learning — an experiential training technique that uses virtual reality (VR) to simulate real-world scenarios and train employees in a safe and engaging...

Will etiquette reminders or training be required for ‘return to office’?

As organisations prepare to bring their employees back to office after months of letting them work from home, it is necessary to keep in...

Some HR processes that should never be automated

The ‘human’ element in human resources is much talked about. Ever since the pandemic forced many activities to be moved online, or be digitised...

“No Monday Blues at a happy workplace,” Indrani Chatterjee

Happiness@work is a regular series, where HRKatha talks about how companies are ensuring happiness at work. With work stress and employees’ mental wellbeing becoming...

Anil Gaur joins Akums Pharmaceuticals as group chief people officer

Anil Gaur has moved from Uniparts to join Akums Drugs & Pharmaceuticals, as group chief people officer. As Gaur shares with HRKatha, Akums is at...

How Allcargo is benefitting from cross-industry hiring

Allcargo Logistics appointed Suresh Kumar R as its CEO for India operations and business this year. Kumar who moved from Vodafone Idea, to join...

Is Morgan Stanley laying off 2% of its workforce?

Morgan Stanley may be laying off about two per cent of its workforce. If media reports are to be believed, of the more than...

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Teachmint lays off 5% of its workforce

Teachmint, an Indian edtech startup has decided to lay off 45 employees, that is, about five per cent of its total workforce. Without disclosing...

ASHA workers protest in Bengaluru, demand timely salary, incentives

On 30 November, 2022, the Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA), who work in Bengaluru Urban limits, held a protest to draw attention to their...

Accenture promotes 60,000 in India

Accenture, the global professional services company, which specialises in IT services and consulting, has promoted 60,000 employees in India. In total, about 1,57,000 promotions...

1 in 10 employees has experienced violence, harassment at work: Report

Almost one in ten people in employment has experienced physical violence and harassment at work in their working life. A survey wherein people were...

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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...