Tag: Insurance

Hiring trends most positive in the insurance & BFSI space: Report

The hiring trends have been positive across many industries in October 2022, compared to October 2021. There has been 93 per cent growth in hiring...

12% wage increment for staff of PSU general insurance companies

An average 12 per cent increment in wages for employees of New India Assurance, National Insurance, Oriental Insurance and United India Insurance — the...

Saurov Ghosh appointed CHRO, Supreme Industries

After spending over four years heading human resources for the National Stock Exchange of India, Saurov Ghosh has joined Supreme Industries as chief human...

Future Generali shows support to LGBTQIA+ with flash mob, pride parade

Future Generali India Insurance (FGII) celebrated Pride month in a show of support to the LGBTQIA+ community. It organised a flash mob as well...

Xceedance to hire 500+ for India team

Xceedance, a US-based global provider of strategic operations support, technology, and data services to insurance organisations, has announced its plans to expand its India...

Urban Company offers insurance cover of Rs 2 lakhs to service...

Urban Company, the tech-enabled home services marketplace, is offering a comprehensive health insurance plan for its service partners in India. As per the health insurance...

Medical insurance for retired Air India staff

There is some good news for the retired employees of Air India. They will be covered under the Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS), which...

Only 27% people inclined towards the hybrid work model: Survey

The hybrid work culture is not as welcome to people as it may appear. A good 70 per cent of the respondents, in a...

Tata Motors will issue performance shares to staff

Tata Motors will issue performance shares to its employees and the staff of its subsidiaries as part of a long-term incentive scheme. These performance...

UKG acquires EverythingBenefits, expands into benefits tech space

HCM software group, UKG, has acquired EverythingBenefits to expand into the benefits technology sector. EverythingBenefits is a platform that connects employers to all information pertaining...

[24]7.ai rolls out initiatives to help staff during pandemic

7.ai, a global intent-driven customer-engagement solutions company, has rolled out a host of initiatives to keep employees and their families safe during the pandemic. Home...

How has the pandemic changed caregiver benefits?

COVID-19 has been fatal, but also highly educational. Since the situation was unprecedented and no one had any experience of dealing with such circumstances,...

UNITE demands 6-hour work day for IT staff amid lockdown

The Union of IT and ITES Employees (UNITE) has sought the fulfilment of certain demands by the state governments and the Centre. The first...

Intel India extends health benefits to domestic partners of employees

Intel India has shown its commitment to the diversity and inclusion agenda, by extending healthcare benefits to the domestic partners of its employees, whether...

CarDekho will recruit 2,000 this year

CarDekho, the online car purchase and sale portal, will be hiring 2,000 people this fiscal as it is planning to expand its business. Presently, the...

Future Generali Life Insurance India to expand, will hire 25,000 agents

Private insurance company, Future Generali India Life Insurance Company will be recruiting about 25,000 agents across India by 2022. In addition, it will be...

What insurance sector offers as a career

The one role that people commonly associate with an insurance company is that of an agent, however, the sector has quite a few distinctive careers to offer…

Does Amazon time its employees’ toilet breaks?

Amazon is grabbing headlines for the wrong reasons yet again. During a protest by its warehouse employees in Britain, some employees have made certain...

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Will global companies offshore cheap labour amidst a slowing economy?

With uncertainty around  economic conditions mounting with each passing day and markets slowing down, globally, companies are experiencing a dip in revenues. Naturally, this...

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...

mCaffeine ropes in Neetha Thomas as head – people function

Neetha Thomas is head – people function, mCaffeine. Before joining the Indian caffeinated personal care brand, Thomas was vice president – human capital &...

Zomato announces openings for 800 people across 5 roles

Zomato's founder, Deepinder Goyal, announced in a LinkedIn post that the company is planning to hire 800 people for various positions including engineers, product...

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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...

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“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...