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Dyninno India appoints Abhishek Bagga as HR director

Abhishek Bagga has been appointed human resource director at Dyninno India. Bagga who was earlier head of HR at GoBOLT, comes with over a...

Rs 140 Cr. will be the annual salary of Starbucks CEO

Laxman Narasimhan, who moved from Reckitt Benckiser to Starbucks as the chief executive officer (CEO), will reportedly earn a salary of Rs 140 crore...

Attrition rate at HCL Tech increases to 23.8%, net profit up...

As on 30 June 2022, HCL Technologies reported an attrition rate of 23.8 per cent. This is kind of alarming since the attrition rate...

HCL, EY, Airbus amongst many hiring thousands in India

Many global, small and big companies are hiring in thousands across India. Post the pandemic, demand has surged for talent from science, technology, engineering...

HCL hikes salaries at entry level

HCL Technologies, the Indian IT multinational, has increased the salary packages that it is offering to freshers. While earlier freshers were paid Rs 3.5...

HCL Tech to add 45,000 freshers to workforce in FY23

HCL Technologies is all set to add a minimum of 45,000 freshers to its team in the financial year FY23. It is hoped that...

‘iBelieve’ creates talent pipeline for women techies at HCL

A study shows that about 36 per cent of women in India take a break from work for various reasons, varying from marriage, family...

Pune’s labour commissioner summons HCL on employee union’s complaint

Nascent Information Technology Employees Senate (NITES), a union for IT employees in India had sent a written complaint to the Prime Minister’s office (PMO),...

Yellow.ai names Neeru Mehta as its first CHRO

Yellow.ai has hired Neeru Mehta as its first CHRO. Mehta comes with more than two decades of professional experience. She will work to strengthen...

HCL to improve employee lifecycle through ‘Hire to Retire’

HCL Technologies, is looking at a technology makeover in a bid to improve the attrition rate. It is employing artificial intelligence (AI) and machine...

Welspun India hires Madhumita Mitra as CHRO

Welspun India appointed Madhumita Mitra as the new CHRO. Mitra announced her appointment as the CHRO at Welspun on a social-media platform. “I consider myself...

HCL waives off refund of advance variable payout after outgoing staff...

Early this month, 1400-odd outgoing employees of Indian tech multinational, HCL Technologies, approached Nascent Information Technology Employees Senate (NITES) with a grievance. These employees were...

HCL’s Hartford global delivery centre to provide 200 jobs to locals

HCL Technologies, the Indian technology company is all set to create at least 200 jobs at its newly launched global delivery centre at Hartford,...

HCL to take on 10,000 for AWSBU

HCL Technologies will be hiring 10,000 professionals for its recently-launched Amazon Web Services (AWS) Business Unit (AWSBU). The recent unit within HCL is supported...

HCL announces assured job training programme for freshers

HCL Technologies is opening its doors for those looking to start their careers in the technology and IT services space. The Company has announced...

Board Infinity to expand team by 2,000 in 6 months

Board Infinity, the Indian higher education platform for students and early career professionals, is gearing up to expand its workforce by 2,000 over a...

BYJU’S appoints L&T’s Suman Rudra as VP – HR

Suman Rudra has joined BYJU’s as vice president - HR and will play a key role in leading the HR function for the Edtech...

Indian IT majors to add 60,000 women to their workforces this...

This placement season will witness the highest number of women hires by Indian information technology companies trying to improve gender diversity in their workforces....

HCL to decide return to office based on client needs

HCL Technologies, the Indian IT services multinational, presently has three per cent of its employees in India working from the office, while the remaining...

Talent acquisition vs talent retention – What’s more important?

Talent acquisition and retention are both key elements of an HR strategy. Businesses strive to attract the best talent for key roles so that...

Amazon, HCL offer special allowances to staff amidst pandemic

Amazon India has revealed its plans to pay a one-time COVID allowance of Rs 30,600 to each of its employees to take care of...

100% placement for IIM Amritsar’s 5th MBA batch

Despite the uncertainties brought on by the pandemic over the last year and a half almost, IIM Amritsar managed to conclude the academic year...

HCL to hire 1,000 in Britain

HCL Technologies, is gearing up to expand its 3,500-strong workforce in Britain. It is looking for talent in the fields of artificial intelligence (AI),...

Infosys expands its ESOP programme to benefit lower-level staff too

Infosys, the Indian IT major, is planning to extend the Employee Stock Options Programme (ESOP) to a larger number of employees, including those in...

Metros accounted for 86,000+ active job openings in April

Amidst the second wave of the pandemic that has taken the country by surprise, the top five metros —Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai—...

Major IT firms to hire 1 lakh freshers in 2021

With organisations across the globe investing more in technological upgradation and speeding up digital transformation, there has been a rise in demand for information...

HCL to facilitate Airbus’ digital transformation journey for 5 years

HCL Technologies, as a ‘preferred partner’ for Airbus, has entered into a five-year digital workplace services agreement with the latter. The Company will set...

Freshers can expect 91,000 jobs from TCS, Infosys, HCL, Wipro

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Infosys, HCL Technologies and Wipro together plan to offer jobs to about 91,000 freshers from campuses in the next financial...

HCL: No appraisal in 2020, no mass layoffs, lateral hiring continues

HCL Technologies, a subsidiary of HCL Enterprise, has decided not to have appraisals for this year, and this will be applicable for all employees...

HCL’s TechBee offers training, jobs to 12th pass students

The TechBee initiative from HCL, is a work-integrated higher-education programme, which contributes to the ‘Skill India’ mission of the Government. This early career programme...

How HCL technologies prepares for the new normal

With their farsightedness at the very onset of the COVID-19 crisis, the management at HCL Technologies had begun taking certain precautions as early as...

HCL to offer jobs to more than 3000 freshers in Noida

HCL Technologies plans to hold a big recruitment drive in Noida, on 6 and 7 July, 2019, for graduates and students who have passed...

HCL’s employee data left exposed online for the world to see

In a rare case of data leak, sensitive data and information pertaining to IT company, HCL, got exposed online. Employee passwords as well as...

HCL acquihires 2000 IBM employees

It is common for acquisitions to generally render many people jobless. However, the IBM – HCL deal was of a different kind. In December...

HCL Technologies will buy seven IBM software businesses for $1.8 billion

Indian IT services company, HCL Technologies, will acquire seven of IBM’s businesses at the cost of $1.8 billion. The selected businesses are focused on...

Highest recruitment by top five IT companies since 2015

India’s top five IT companies witnessed the most extraordinary hiring figures ever in the quarter ending September. In fact, the hiring figures were the...

Vinay Razdan joins HDFC Bank as CHRO

HDFC Bank has appointed Vinay Razdan as chief human resource officer. As the head of HR function, he will be responsible for the entire...

HCL Technologies hosts Ascend Leadership Summit

Internal diversity and development programme to felicitate women leaders

HCL’s former CHRO, Prithvi Shergill to help build new HR tech...

Shergill quit HCL in March and is now an independent consultant to breakthrough startups in the HR technology space.

HCL’s recruitment drive at Lucknow centre

The IT giant will expand its staff by 800, including freshers.  

E-commerce and home grown companies dominate the list of preferred employers...

As per LinkedIn, none of the traditional companies in the FMCG, durable and auto sector feature in the list of most sought-after employers in India.

Rising voices of techie-unions now seem inevitable

Large-scale white-collar displacement at middle and senior levels is a relatively new phenomenon in the Indian business environment, which both employees and employers are ill equipped to handle. This will certainly increase the chances of unions playing a more dominant role.

Google, Apple, RBI, FB, SBI: Preferred destination for business students

Among other Indian companies, Infosys, TCS (Tata Consultancy Services), Air India, Flipkart, Wipro, Reliance Industries, Tata Motors, ONGC, L&T, Mahindra & Mahindra, Aditya Birla Group, Indian Oil, BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd.), Snapdeal, HCL and NPTC also feature in the list.

Sacked techie wins lawsuit against HCL

As per the ID Act, any person employed by any industry to do manual, skilled, unskilled, technical, operational, clerical or supervisory work for hire or reward, is a ‘workman’.

HCL Learning enters into a strategic partnership with Ricoh India

Ricoh has launched ClassTech, a digital classroom for private schools, powered by HCL Learning’s DigiSchool Platform to enter the Indian education space

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,”...

Meta to cut costs, freeze hiring, restructure groups

Is Meta experiencing a crisis? That is the question uppermost in the minds of most people as the parent company of Facebook has announced...

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EPAM asks 100 employees in India to resign

EPAM, an IT services provider which has more than 4000 employees in India has asked 100 employees to resign. Additionally, the Company has also...

P&G launches new mental wellbeing initiatives — Happy Minds 2.0

P&G has announced new mental wellbeing initiatives for its employees under its recently launched programme called Happy Minds 2.0. By this initiative, the Company...

Transparency law mandates disclosure of spouse’s salary to an extent

Is it possible for a wife or husband to seek details of a spouse’s salary? Looks like the transparency law allows disclosure of certain...

Amazon India signs MoU to skill and employ persons with disabilities

Amazon India has signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) with the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment...

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“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...

“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...