Tag: Head of People

Why other functions need to pace-up with HR for successful digitalisation

In the last 16 months of the pandemic, the workplace environment has been undergoing drastic change. Though many progressive companies had already embarked on...

How women leaders fall prey to the glass cliff effect

The term ‘glass cliff’ was coined by University of Exeter’s researchers, Michelle Ryan and Alexander Haslam, in 2005. What does this term actually mean? In...

Can good camaraderie amongst employees harm output?

In the field of sports, it is observed that members of all well-performing teams have a great connect and bonding with each other. Comrades...

Eight-week happiness journey for employees at Aviva Life Insurance

While everyone talks about productivity, profits and performance, only a few are really concerned about being happy at work. Aviva Life Insurance is one...

How HR departments are built in a growing company

Any organisation, after a certain stage, feels the need to establish a strong HR department, which can further handle all the HR processes of...

Sonali Ramaiah to lead Treebo Hotels as head of people

Ramaiah has 16 years of experience in HR and was the senior HR executive at Boeing in her last stint.

Reinventing tomorrow’s workplace

Years ago, I built a 24-foot-long table in my backyard as a gathering place for thoughtful dialogue with the eclectic group of friends, acquaintances,...

Google to not reopen offices on Jan 10, 2022

In view of the growing threat around the new COVID-19 variant, Omicron, many major international conglomerates and organisations are rethinking their plans to reopen...

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International CTC of Rs 2.15 crore offered at IIT-Roorkee placement session

More offers are being made at the IITs of Roorkee, Guwahati and Madras this year compared to the previous year. Placement offers went up...

New pay scales for Himachal government staff; contractual staff to be regularised in 2...

Employees of Himachal Pradesh government will now have their pay scales revised in accordance with the Sixth Pay Commission, with effect from January, 2016....

Sciative rolls out ESOPs for team members

Sciative, the pricing company offering AI-powered automated price optimisation systems, recently rolled out employee stock options (ESOPs) for its employees. Interestingly, the average age...

How Honeywell built a foolproof talent-succession system via automation

In the last one year, the focus for Honeywell, the electrical manufacturing conglomerate, has been streamlining its talent-succession system. Talking to HRKatha, Sumedha Pal...

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“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...

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...