Tag: HR Forecast 2021

“There will be investment in capability building,” Balachandar N

2020: What to learn – what to erase One thing that stood out for me was the human spirit — its ability to ‘adopt’ and...

“Like CFOs, CHROs will now take centre stage,” Rajesh Padmanabhan

2020: What to learn – what to erase Digital adoption and acceleration have turned out to be the clear winners and differentiators. Every single enterprise,...

“HR has to be a ‘value multiplier’,” Praveer Priyadarshi

2020: What to learn – what to erase The year has presented discontinuities that have impacted everyone without exceptions. However, this has also resulted in...

“HR’s evolution as a strategic rather than just another business function...

2020: What to learn – what to erase Clearly, 2020 dispelled big myths around physical presence. While one has to concede that many jobs (like...

“Perennials will replace Millennials,” Adil Malia

2021 – changing organisational design Talent acquisition will become increasingly net-based. Predictive AI tools will be used to assess and support hiring decisions. Block- chain...

“Continuous & impactful communication through different modes will be a game...

2020: What to learn – what to erase For HR as a function, staying connected to every single employee of the firm is extremely essential,...

“2021 will be about framing new policies and work processes, and...

2020: What to learn – what to erase One blessing in disguise was the quick adoption and usage of technology that enabled large sections of...

“Individuals will need to take the plunge to be updated and...

2020: What to learn – what to erase Despite the havoc it created, the pandemic was a blessing in disguise in several ways. Almost everyone...

“HR will have to identify, enable and reward learning agility,” Anant...

HR has shown great agility and business acumen The one boon from 2020 was that everyone was forced to rethink, challenge assumptions and innovate. Everyone,...

“‘Do more with less’ is the new mantra,” Rajesh Balaji

  2020: What to learn – what to erase Without any doubt, the biggest boon has been the ‘accelerated digital savviness’ of the general public. This...

“Time to focus on employees’ life experiences,”Anil Mohanty

2020: What to learn – what to erase Year 2020 was a year of extraordinary uncertainty and unprecedented events. One thing that turned out to...

“HR to work with the organisation’s collective intelligence,” Sudheesh Venkatesh

2020: What to learn – what to erase Rise of remote working and use of collaboration tools was a great learning. The year made it...

“The supposedly impossible became possible in 2020,” Rajeev Singh

2020: What to learn - what to erase People across all levels have become more receptive to disruptive changes; what was supposedly ‘not-possible’ has now...

‘Contingent workers will be essential to workforce strategy,’Anil Gaur

  2020: What to learn – what to erase For manufacturing companies in India, such as the Uniparts Group, work-from-home (WFH) came as a big change,...

The unsung heroes of HR have become superheroes,” Naresh Kumar Puritipati

  2020: What to learn – what to erase While work-from-home has scaled up with positive benefits and become acceptable to everyone, 2020 also speeded up...

“We need to be proactive on labour issues,” P Dwarakanath

  2020: What to learn – what to erase The year 2020 has busted many myths, assumptions and traditional beliefs, related to the workplace. Digital transformation...

“Enhanced focus on mental health and work-life integration,” Rohit Suri

HR has shown great agility and business acumen I think HR as a function has been evolving over the years and in most organisations it...

Job cuts at CNN, affected staff to be informed soon

A ‘gut punch’ is what Chris Licht, CEO, CNN rightly described the announcement of layoff plans as. Licht recently sent a memo to the...

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Signify appoints Irani Srivastava Roy as CHRO, India

Signify has appointed Irani Srivastava Roy as chief human resources officer (CHRO) for the Indian Subcontinent. In her new role, she will be responsible for...

Swiggy employees in Kochi continue strike demanding better pay

Employees of Swiggy, the food-delivery app, have been on a long strike in Kochi, Kerala, demanding better pay, amongst other things. Presently being paid at...

The blue collared industry has maximum job seekers in 18-30 age group: Report

According to data shared by a blue-collar recruitment platform, top metropolitan cities like Mumbai and Delhi account for 4.15% and 0.49% people, applying for...

Outshiny India to provide 1000+ jobs in next 2 years

Outshiny India, a Bangalore-based manufacturing company, has announced its plans to inaugurate two more factories in Hosur, Tamil Nadu and Channapatna, Karnataka. The move is aimed...

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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...