IBM is relocating manufacturing of its power systems product to a facility in Guadalajara, Mexico from a manufacturing plant at Tampines, in Singapore Technology Park.
The initiative invites developers to create new applications to better prepare communities and people for natural disasters.
The sector-specific winners for the most attractive employers this year are Tata Consultancy Services for IT, Larsen & Toubro for infrastructure & construction, and Hindustan Unilever for FMCG.
Organisations with a dedicated resource are able to take a planned, outcome- driven approach to diversity building, which results in a more productive and engaged workforce
This shows the growing importance of diversity in businesses.
For close to 15 years at IBM, Singh has held important positions at IBM including VP HR-resourcing; director-HR, IBM Daksh and area HR leader IBM (North); HR leader, Middle East and Africa, before finally donning the hat of VP and HR head, India and South Asia, IBM.
IBM Security: Future of Identity Study reveals that the young workforce prefers biometric multifactor authentication to passwords.
A new generation, led by millennials, is mining the treasures in data and influencing workforce change.
More than half the surveyed professionals feel that a strong connect between industry and academia is still missing.
Talent analytics is the catalyst that’s gaining immense importance in making learning more agile and accurate.
Chandrasekhar Sripada’s wide experience of over three decades across economies – old and new –and across companies in the private, public and multinational sectors spans such as IBM, Capgemini, Reliance Infocomm, NIIT and Bhilai Steel Plant.
Sripada, president & global head, HR, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, talks to HRKatha about leadership styles and influence of environment; technology and its impact on the workplace; and about people practices in the pharma industry.