Tag: Group CHRO

“The future will be about ‘working on my terms’,” Jacob Jacob

A big change in 2022 Hybrid models of working will continue into the future. There will be more of responsible autonomy in the working life...

How Malabar Group manages to keep its ‘Kaarigars’ happy

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...

How can process-driven organisations be more creative?

Companies such as Apple and Google are known for their innovativeness and creativity in the corporate and tech world. Google’s innovative ideas such as...

IndiaMART’s weekly pay policy: Pros and cons

Even before the corporate world could come to terms with the four-day work week being embraced by many startups and new-age companies, the work...

Extension post superannuation — Why and how?

It is not uncommon to find senior employees being granted extension after superannuation, especially in public-sector undertakings. The general notion is that PSUs value...

Why do traditional companies have lower attrition rates?

Controlling high rates of attrition has always been one of the more daunting tasks for HR professionals working in the services industry. With attrition...

Some of the best suited job roles for ex-servicemen

An ex-serviceman can offer a variety of skills and competencies to employers in the corporate world. In the last half a decade or so,...

Manish Kumar joins Poonawalla Fincorp as group CHRO

Poonawalla Fincorp (formerly Magma Fincorp), has roped in Manish Kumar as group CHRO. Kumar, who comes with vast experience across the BFSI space, has...

How leadership qualities change at different levels

All leaders who reach the top of their careers go through many stages of leadership before achieving the top spot. In all these stages...

Emmanuel David retires as director – TMTC, Anand Shankar to take...

Emmanuel David will superannuate as the director of Tata Management Training Centre (TMTC) and Anand Shankar will succeed him. Shankar is a senior corporate...

Jacob Jacob is the new group CHRO, Malabar Group

Jacob Jacob has been appointed as the group CHRO at the Malabar Group. He has moved back to India from Malaysia, where he was...

Why unlearning is a critical part of the learning process

Learning and development (L&D) together make extremely essential criteria in the path of growing with and within an organisation. However, with time, the needs...

Vedanta to hire diverse talent, and double production by 2023

With an alarming financial burden, jobs/employment is going to become a tricky and grim topic in times to come. In such a scenario, natural...

Kuoni Group elevates Bernard Martyris as global group CHRO

Based out of Dubai, Martyris will play a dual role, managing both the Kuoni Group and VFS Global.

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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“Companies will need to not only forgive but actually celebrate well-intentioned errors,” Prabir Jha

A big change in 2022 In 2022, workplace culture will become a strategic issue. Hybrid working, multiple demographic slices, growing gig representation, changing business models...

Speed vs consensus: How to build an agile work culture

When we speak of building an agile culture, we often talk of increasing the speed of decision making in an organisation. However, there are...

Will startups slow down hiring this year?

The startup ecosystem in India is in a turbulent state. As experts say, the hiring intent of the company is a direct reflection of...

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...

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“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...