Tag: Job Cuts

286 jobs to be axed at Citigroup in New York

Citigroup will let go 286 of its employees in New York as part of its attempt to cut its workforce strength by eight per...

TikTok cuts costs, roles in sales & advertising

As part of what it calls a reorganisation exercise, TikTok, the Chinese short-video making app has decided to cut the size of its sales...

Amazon is letting go 5% of jobs in ‘Buy with Prime’...

Amazon recently revealed another set of job cuts, reducing positions within the 'Buy with Prime' section. That means, about 30 positions will have to...

Unilever initiates job cuts in Singapore as part of growth strategy

Unilever is making plans to cut jobs in marketing teams for its personal care brands, including Dove, Lux and Lifebuoy, in Singapore. The company announced...

YouTube axes 100 jobs; more cuts to happen at Google

Google is endeavouring to cut costs and focus on using artificial intelligence (AI). As part of this exercise, YouTube, its video platform has laid...

Lazada faces job cuts in Singapore; junior and senior roles affected

On 3 January 2024, Lazada, the Southeast Asian branch of Alibaba Group, reportedly downsized its Singapore office, letting go of both junior and senior...

EY UK faces job cuts amidst industry challenges

The Big Four firms (Deloitte, EY, KPMG, and PwC) are facing challenges such as increasing costs and less demand. EY in the UK is...

Shell to cut 15% of jobs in low-carbon division

In a drive to boost the company's profitability, Shell, an oil and gas company, has decided to eliminate 15 percent of job roles in...

LinkedIn to axe about 700 more jobs

Almost 700 people may be rendered jobless at LinkedIn as the job-focused social-media platform tries to reorganise and become more agile. This is the second...

The Washington Post to reduce headcount by 240 amidst dwindling subscriptions

Amidst dwindling subscriptions and advertisements, The Washington Post is looking to axe 240 jobs. It plans to bring these job cuts into effect by...

Fresh round of layoffs at Salesforce; plans to cut more jobs...

According to a report from Bloomberg, Salesforce employees based in Ireland were recently informed of their dismissal. A spokesperson stated that these layoffs were...

Will supercharging Google Assistant lead to job loss?

Google Assistant, the virtual assistant software application available primarily on mobile and home automation devices, is set for a makeover. The app is going...

MCD to reduce job positions in 14 departments

The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) has recently announced its decision to reduce the number of job positions within its 14 departments. This move...

Stoa makes significant job cuts, lays off 80% workforce

Stoa, a US-based proptech startup, has laid off 80 per cent of its workforce as part of significant cutbacks. Since its inception in 2017,...

Google implements job cuts at Waze 

Google is implementing job cuts at its Waze mapping service as part of its ongoing efforts to integrate the unit into its own map...

Deutsche Bank to reduce 1700 jobs in next few years

Deutsche Bank, the largest bank in Germany, plans to reduce its retail job workforce by 10 per cent which means around 1,700 jobs out...

Whooping $226 million for Sundar Pichai while 12,000 employees  laid off

Despite the decline in many economies around the world and the resulting job losses, top executives, particularly in the tech industry, continue to earn...

Wipro cuts more jobs in Florida

In recent months, several tech companies, including Amazon, Meta, Google, Microsoft, and Wipro, have announced layoffs, causing stress for many employees. Wipro, in particular, has...

US tech industry cut 63,000 jobs this year

Of the over 1.8 lakh jobs that have been axed in the US this year, about 63,216 jobs are from the tech industry. As per...

10,000 Microsoft workers laid off globally; job cuts in ethics &...

As part of a recent global layoff impacting 10,000 workers, Microsoft has reportedly let go of its entire ‘ethics and society’ team within the...

Citigroup axes jobs in investment banking, mortgage units

Citigroup Inc. is axing hundreds of jobs, primarily impacting the investment banking and mortgage units. This round of job cuts will hardly affect one...

 GM to cut jobs due to slowed demand

General Motors (GM) chief people officer, Arden Hoffman, announced on Tuesday that the Detroit-based automaker is committed to cost savings of $2 billion in...

KPMG to cut 2% of US workforce

About 700 employees of KPMG, the professional services firm, may be affected as the organisation gears to axe two per cent of its workforce...

Over 1,00,000 jobs axed in the US in January 2023

Since the year 2020, employers in the US have axed the maximum jobs, reveals a report. About 1,02,943 jobs were cut in January 2023,...

‘Sight of crying co-workers is demotivating,’ says Amazon employee

Amidst massive layoffs at Amazon India, the atmosphere is becoming very grim according to an employee who described the scenes at work on an...

Vimeo may ask 11% of workforce to leave

Given the uncertainty of the economic environment, Vimeo has decided to axe 11 per cent of the jobs in the organisation. The American video-hosting...

How this energy company is championing employee inclusivity & engagement

In today’s competitive business landscape, fostering an inclusive and engaging work environment is not just a feel-good initiative; it’s a strategic imperative. Jakson Green,...

Trident’s Asmita leaves blossom into inclusive workplaces

Forget the tired trope of corporate activism. In the heart of India's textile industry, Trident, a manufacturing company, is quietly weaving a revolution in...

Harness.io: Cultivating a talent powerhouse in the tech crucible

The tech scene, be it in India or San Francisco, is equally crucible, fiercely competitive and unforgiving. In both the landscapes, attracting and retaining...
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Engagement is outdated: The future of success lies in ‘employee involvement’

In the ever-evolving landscape of the contemporary workplace, a profound metamorphosis is underway, challenging the conventional emphasis on employee engagement. This paradigm shift posits...

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Polmor Steel to expand in Telangana, create 100 more jobs

Polmor Steel, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Polish company Polmor is gearing to expand in Telanga, where it already has facilities in the Automotive...

Now an AI tool to predict when new joinees/freshers will quit

Naruhiko Shiratori, professor, Tokyo City University along with a Japanese startup, are working on developing an artificial intelligence tool that will predict when a...

Harness.io: Cultivating a talent powerhouse in the tech crucible

The tech scene, be it in India or San Francisco, is equally crucible, fiercely competitive and unforgiving. In both the landscapes, attracting and retaining...

Pragya Misra first to be part of OpenAI team India

Pragya Misra is the first to be hired by OpenAI in India. She will reportedly help with establishing and maintaining government relations as OpenAI...

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