Tag: Head HR

How pre-hiring orientation reduces early dropouts at eClerx

During orientations, it is a common practice for companies to present to the employees an overview of the organisation along with what their career...

Which HR policies are becoming irrelevant?

Times have changed and so have the expectations of the workforce. The needs and requirements of the new generation are way different from that...

Polygon ropes in Airbnb’s Bhumika Srivastava as global head- HR

Polygon, an easy-to-use decentralised Ethereum scaling platform, has hired Bhumika Srivastava as its global head of HR. She will play a crucial role in...

Bharti AXA elevates Dhanashree Thakkar to head – HR

Bharti AXA, a joint venture between Bharti Enterprises and AXA, has elevated Dhanashree Thakkar to the position of head- HR. In this new role, Thakkar...

Shashwat K Mitra to head HR for KPIT India

KPIT, a company that specialises in embedded software, artificial intelligence (AI) and digital solutions, has appointed Shashwat K. Mitra as head of human resources. An...

Sukhpreet Singh to head HR at Credgenics

Credgenics, the global SaaS-based collections and debt-recovery technology platform, has appointed Sukhpreet Singh as head – HR. Singh, who is an alumnus of XLRI, Jamshedpur,...

Dalmia Cement hires Udaiy Khanna as head – HR

Dalmia Cement has appointed Udaiy Khanna as the executive director and head- HR. Khanna comes with an all-round experience working in diverse sectors such...

Change of guard at Axis Mutual Funds

There has been a change in HR leadership at Axis Mutual Fund, with Meghna Gupta, who was head - HR, moving into a new...

Why very few people survive the PIP

Armed with an MBA in sales and marketing, Ankita started her career with a new-age startup, called Love Stories. She joined this dating platform...

Will the hybrid workplace witness more team-building activities?

With many IT, tech and services firms opening up and adopting the hybrid work model, employees have once again started coming in to work...

“India needs DE&I conversations specific to our region,” Divya Garg

A big change in 2022 Flexible working is the new currency, with employees ascribing high value to it and employers acknowledging it as critical for...

Sona Comstar hires Arunima Mohanty as head – HR

Sona Comstar, a manufacturer of bevel gears and differential accessories for the automotive business, has hired Arunima Mohanty as its head - HR. In...

Why CHROs command the same pay as other CXOs

In the last two years, organisations have seen the wrath of the pandemic and also realised that ‘people’ are at the core of the...

“Organisations with flexible work models will attract an unfair share of...

Big changes in 2022 Progressively, ‘purpose’ will be the most fundamental and prime driver of career, engagement and work for the individual going forward. Economic...

Google gets Shraddhanjali Rao as head-HR

Google has hired Shraddhanjali Rao as its head-HR for India. In this role, she will lead the HR function for the Company in India. Rao...

How this company manages to hire niche prop tech talent

Facilio is a young startup, which provides an AI-driven property operations platform that helps real-estate owners and operators to harness the power of building...

How the ‘goblin mode’ has impacted the Indian workforce

As a working professional, is your wardrobe full of clothes that you haven’t touched in the last two years? Have you been spending more...

Satender K Sighadia will take charge as head-HR at FMC India

FMC India has announced the elevation of Satender K Sighadia as the new head-HR. FMC Corporation is a global agricultural science company, and Sighadia will...

Are we still obsessed with designations?

People feel proud to have fancy job titles. And why shouldn’t they? After all, we all work hard to achieve stable positions of authority...

Will India Inc. see a complete move back to office in...

It has been about two years since the pandemic disrupted the way we work to a great extent, some may even say to an...

Digit captures talent early; hires undergrads

The current talent climate across the world, seems to be favouring those with technical skills. With large-scale digitisation of businesses following the pandemic, finding...

Wealthy.in gets Vivek Singh as head-HR

Wealthy.in has appointed Vivek Singh as its new head of human resources. Welathy.in is a tech enabled wealth management company for professionals. Singh comes...

Budget 2022 – How will it impact the ‘people strategy’?

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman unveiled the budget for 2022, digitally, just like last year. As the nation is recovering from the aftermath of COVID-19,...

How managers have evolved through the pandemic

Just two years ago, the role of team managers used to be a lot simpler. They had to lead their teams to accomplish a...

Have Monday morning blues lost their relevance in the hybrid model?

When Monday arrives, no one is really in a mood to work. It is natural to feel some lethargy along with the disappointment that...

FloBiz appoints Rabi Agrawal as head-HR

FloBiz, a neobank for small and medium businesses has appointed Rabi Agrawal as its new head of human resources. In this role, Agrawal will...

Why are organisations increasingly relying on their in-house learning academies?

Recently, EY reportedly started training and upskilling its new campus hires from B-schools in the area of business analytics and data science. As per...

Are diversity hires only tokenism?

Diversity at the workplace is an essential factor in keeping it fresh and open for progress. Different people, belonging to different backgrounds and genders...

Eduvanz appoints Hanish Dewan as head-HR

Eduvanz, a digital fintech and non-banking financial services (NBFC) firm, has announced various appointments in its leadership team. Hanish Dewan will be head-HR and...

What HR services do employees value the most?

For any company or business establishment, managing the human resources is one of the most important functions. From handling payroll to ensuring the appropriate...

How can HR regain the lost trust of employees?

The Human Resource department of any organisation, feeds on the trust of the employees. It acts as a guardian, protecting the employees and keeping...

Piaggio inducts all-women workforce at Baramati plant

Piaggio Vehicles (PVPL), a 100 per cent subsidiary of the Italian Piaggio Group, the two-wheeler manufacturer, has introduced an all-women workforce on its assembly...

How Tata Realty increased adoption rate of digital learning in staff

Adoption of digital learning platforms had always been a challenge for companies, till the pandemic came along and brought about significant changes. Many employees were...

BNY Mellon elevates Yash Mohan to head – HR, APAC

BNY Mellon, the global investment banking servicing company, has elevated Yash Mohan to the position of head of human resource for the APAC region....

How Axis Securities is breaking stereotypes in the brokerage industry

As newer avenues in the technology and consulting sector open up for fresh MBA graduates, the banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) industry has...

Wells Fargo gets Vidya Lakshmi as head- HR, I&P

Wells Fargo has appointed Vidya Lakshmi as its new head - HR for India and the Philippines (I&P) . Lakshmi comes with close to...

Sandwich leave – Is it justifiable?

Ratan, who works in the assembly line of an automobile manufacturing company in Manesar, plans to visit his family in Arwal, a small district...

Axis Mutual Fund’s unique approach to upskilling

Axis Mutual Fund (Axis MF), the subsidiary of Axis Bank, which is specifically dedicated to growing its mutual funds business, operates in a highly-competitive...

Workaholism has nothing to do with long working hours

Companies such as TAC Securities and Slice grabbed headlines across business publications and journals in India, for introducing the concept of shorter work weeks,...

Axis Bank’s Vigil M Thomas joins ToneTag as head – HR

Voice-based proximity communication and payment service provider, ToneTag, has announced the appointment of Vigil M Thomas as its new HR head. In this new...

Titan bats for greater women’s participation in manufacturing

India is considered to be one of the most diverse countries in the world. Yet, the traditional mindset of its population has prevented this...

What’s the hiring outlook for the retail sector this festive season?

The festival season is always the time for more shopping, and hence, calls for a ramp up in business activity, particularly in the retail...

What’s in Piaggio’s robust leadership development programme?

At Piaggio, there is a culture to identify the best of talent at a very young stage and provide them the platform to grow...

HT Media’s Shikha Dhillon joins Decimal Technologies as head-HR

Shikha Dhillon has joined Decimal Technologies as its head of human resources. Dhillon was earlier heading the HR function at HT Media’s radio and...

Does a ‘beauty premium’ exist in the Indian workplace?

A recent study by the University at Buffalo School of Management found that the more attractive people are, the greater their chance of getting...

Related HR hiring: Boon or bane?

Career progression has never been easy for middle-level HR. Hurdles are far too stiff when it comes to growing organically. Fewer positions at the...

How Bharti AXA Life Insurance is preparing its employees for digital...

Expectations of customers in the insurance industry are now changing. With so many processes going digital, customers in the insurance sector are also demanding...

If business travel was a perk, are we ready to let...

An American journalist’s article published in the New York Post said that in the pre-COVID era, she used to crib about business travel, as...

WayCool kickstarts its leadership development with LEAP

In partnership with IFMR Graduate School of Business (IFMR GSB) at Krea University, WayCool Foods, an agri-commerce company, has launched a leadership-development programme for...

ZEE5’s Albino Mascarenhas joins Pyxis One as head – HR

Pyxis One, a US-based startup which provides AI infrastructure for marketing and business growth, has appointed Albino Mascarenhas as its new head - human...

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,”...

US Securities finds lack of integrity in EY employees

Ernst & Young (EY), has been penalised by the US securities and exchange commission (SEC) for $100 million. It has been found that audit professionals...

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Tesla is tracking employees on office attendance

Tesla is monitoring employees and their presence in the office. The carmaker had asked its employees to start coming to the office. A Tesla employee...

Allsec Technologies decides to merge into Quess Corp

The board of Allsec Technologies and Quess Corp. have decided to approve the Scheme of amalgamation, which provides for the merger of Allsec into...

Welspun One Logistics Parks successfully completes over 3 million Safe Man Hours

Welspun One Logistics Parks (WOLP), an integrated fund, development and asset management company successfully achieved a milestone of over 3 million ‘Safe man-hours’ at...

Tesla cuts 200 jobs in US

In a recent development, Tesla has shut down its office in San Mateo, California, and has reportedly laid off about 200 employees. The team...

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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...