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Why global trends such as rage applying don’t take India by...

Rage applying, the latest corporate trend, has taken Gen Z workers by storm. Similar to quiet quitting, rage applying started off as a TikTok...

GNIDA terminates the services of 49 employees

The Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority (GNIDA) has terminated the services of 49 contractual employees after an investigation uncovered irregularities in their appointment process....

3% of global workforce laid off from Workday

Workday Inc., a provider of business software solutions, has announced that it will be cutting 3% of its worldwide workforce due to the current...

Google fires head of mental health and wellbeing

The tech sector has experienced layoffs in the last quarter of 2022 and this trend has continued into 2023 with the announcements of significant...

Akash Chauhan joins Chaayos as head HR

Akash Chauhan announced his move to Chaayos as the company’s new head of HR on Wednesday, February 1, 2023 via linkedin. Chauhan has been an...

Tarun NP Varma moves from Shell to TCP, as global CHRO

Tarun NP Varma, who was vice president – HR, global technology division, Shell, has now joined Tata Consumer Products (TCP) as global CHRO. This alumnus...

Google pauses new green card applications for foreign employees

Google has announced that it will be temporarily halting its Program Electronic Review Management (PERM) process for obtaining employer-sponsored immigrant visas (green cards) for...

Godrej announces plans to hire 800-1000 employees in 2023

Godrej Properties, a leading real estate developer, has announced plans to hire 800-1,000 employees in 2023 as part of its robust land acquisition pipeline....

Colgate begins hiring for its Mumbai campus

Colgate, a well-known global consumer goods company, is currently recruiting candidates for the role of data engineer at their Mumbai location. Candidates interested in...

Tech companies adapt to economic uncertainty through job cuts

Around 2,300 employees of e-commerce giant Amazon have received warning notices under the company's Warn Act on job cuts. Employees from the United States,...

70% of GoMechanic to be laid off

Six-year-old automobile after-sales service startup GoMechanic is set to fire 70% of its workforce, becoming the latest company to issue pink slips to its...

Microsoft to lay off 11,000 employees amid global economic slowdown

Tech giant Microsoft is reportedly set to join the ongoing layoff season at technology companies, and is preparing to fire nearly 11,000 employees this...

Strike by municipal corporation employees

Nearly 8,000 employees of the municipal corporations in Jaipur have announced they will go on strike beginning on Wednesday. This strike poses a significant challenge...

Tencent fires over 100 employees over bribery and embezzlement claims

The Hong Kong-listed company is the world's top video game maker and the owner of popular super-app WeChat, but has struggled under a broad...

Swiggy rolls out ambulance services for delivery executives

On January 16, food delivery platform Swiggy announced the rollout of an ambulance service to help its active delivery executives and their dependents in...

Tesla criticized for poor working conditions by IG Metall

German union IG Metall has criticized Tesla for poor working conditions at the firm's Brandenburg plant in Berlin. At a press conference on Monday,...

Vodafone Idea faces employee exodus as sales team quits

Vodafone Idea (VIL) has been facing financial difficulties for some time now, and the loss of subscribers is just one of the many challenges...

Financial woes and remote work cause Microsoft and Meta to vacate...

Amid layoffs in the tech sector, two of the tech industry's biggest names, Microsoft and Meta, are vacating office spaces. According to a report...

Walmart employee alleges firing over viral TikTok video

A Walmart employee in Florida is claiming that she was fired from her job after she created a TikTok video showcasing her day at...

108 ambulance services remain crippled as employees strike

The emergency ambulance services provided by 108 remained crippled today following a strike by employees. The meeting between the employees and the Health Minister...

Employee ordered to pay employer for ‘Time Theft’

An accountant in Canada has been ordered by a court to pay her employer $1841 for 'time theft' after her employer used tracking software...

Workers in China protest as thousands are laid off

Workers in the Chinese city of Chongqing have staged protests after thousands were abruptly laid off by Zybio, a manufacturer of COVID-19 test kits....

Wipro issues restricted stock units to reward certain employees

Wipro, a major IT company in India, has distributed 1,27,616 restricted stock units to certain employees under the company's 2004 Restricted Stock Unit Plan....

Disney recalls employees back to its offices

As Bob Iger made his way back to the position of chief executive at Disney, he implemented changes in the way the company's corporate...

12 of 41 countries expect to hire more people in Q1:...

Of the 41 countries surveyed, 12 have high intention of hiring compared to the previous quarter. The study by a global recruitment firm covered...

Recruitment started for Apple retail stores in India

For ‘Apple Retail’, Apple has put out job listings for managers, store leaders, and market leaders, with some positions already filled in. In late July,...

Google employees  protest against mass layoffs

Google, the tech giant, recently fired approximately 12,000 employees in January, which resulted in protests from workers in both the US coasts. The workers...

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Hein Schumacher to take over as CEO, Unilever in July, 2023

Unilever has found its new CEO after a widespread global hunt. Hein Schumacher will be appointed Unilever CEO designate on 1 June 2023 and...

Why global trends such as rage applying don’t take India by storm

Rage applying, the latest corporate trend, has taken Gen Z workers by storm. Similar to quiet quitting, rage applying started off as a TikTok...

Air India deducts salary of employees for not vacating staff quarters

Air India began deducting the pay of employees who have not left their company-provided housing in Vasant Vihar, Delhi and the Air India Colony...

Major pay cut for senior executives: Google

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has hinted at a major pay cut for senior executives following the recent termination of 12,000 employees. During a town...

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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...