Tag: HR professionals

74% HR professionals select learning partners based on comprehensiveness of course

Picking a good book requires some effort. From the content quality to the look and feel, we examine everything before paying for it. Organisations...

HR believes finance needs professional courses, not soft skills

With digital learning becoming the new norm, the scope for learning and development has changed completely including for the finance professionals. Around 50 percent...

96% HR professionals in India believe in internal recruitment

HR professionals in India are beginning to have more faith in internal recruitments. In fact, according to a LinkedIn survey, 96 per cent of...

How are HR professionals evaluated and appraised for their performance?

HR professionals are responsible for evaluating and appraising employees across levels and divisions based on pre-determined targets set for each of them by their...

How HR professionals can boost their career growth

Here are the key factors that influence career advancement in HR.

The true purpose of HR, lest we forget!

In the rat race to appear technologically advanced, are HR professionals forgetting something that’s vital to their existence?

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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7 companies lay off their workforce globally

 Match Match Group Inc, the company behind popular dating platforms such as Tinder, Hinge, and OkCupid, announced on Wednesday that it would be laying off...

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...

Severance package costs $640 million for 18000 laid off amazon employees

Last month, Amazon laid off over 18,000 employees and, as a result, the company incurred a cost of $640 million in severance packages in...

EPFO may amend pension scheme

The Ministry of Labour and the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) are planning to re-examine the Employee Pension Scheme (EPS) so that it becomes...

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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...