Tag: KPMG

EY & Deloitte plan to trim staff; let go underperformers

According to media reports, the Big Four accounting firms are now closely monitoring how much time employees are spending working with clients and laying...

KPMG to double its workforce by 2025 at Kolkata office

With the inauguration of its new global delivery centre in Kolkata, KPMG has announced that it will double its hiring by the year 2025....

89% CEOs in India will reward staff returning to office: Report

Working professionals in India who are much too comfortable with remote and hybrid work should probably start considering returning to office full time. Why?...

58% CEOs in India fear ethical challenges in embracing generative AI

We all know that generative artificial intelligence (AI), driven by neural networks and machine learning (ML), can generate human-like content, including text, images and...

6% of KPMG’s UK advisory team to be laid off

About six per cent of KPMG’s deal advisory business in the UK will be losing their jobs. The accounting firm had already announced reduction...

Jacob Peter elevated to VP-HR, MRF

Jacob Peter has been elevated to vice president and head – human resources, MRF, based out of Chennai. Peter had moved to MRF in...

Almost 2,000 jobs may be axed at KPMG in the US

Almost 2,000 employees from KPMG’s workforce in the US may be laid off. The multinational professional services firm has about 39,000 people in its...

KPMG India and NHRD Bangalore Chapter join forces for executive training

KPMG, India, has announced a strategic alliance with the national human resource development (NHRD) Bangalore chapter to offer virtual executive training programmes for HR...

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...

56% CEOs in India admit being underprepared for cyber attacks

The number of CEOs who feel they are not prepared enough for cyber attacks seems to be rising. Data from KPMG’s India CEO Outlook...

33% CEOs in India have imposed a hiring freeze: Report

With the fear of recession having gripped organisations worldwide, the focus on hiring freezes has increased. In fact, 33 per cent CEOs in India...

Adani Green Energy ropes in Pramath Nath as head – HR

Pramath Nath, who was CHRO- Asia Pacific & India, Steam Power, at GE Power, has been appointed as head –HR at Adani Green Energy. His...

KPMG US & Canada to launch a metaverse collaboration hub for...

KPMG has announced the launch of a metaverse collaboration hub where employees, clients and communities will connect, engage and explore opportunities for growth across...

Big 4 to hire 80,000 across India

With a surge in demand for consulting services, thanks to the accelerated digitisation across companies during the pandemic, the Big Four are seeking more...

73% leaders in India admit that open discussions are welcomed in...

Things seem to be definitely looking up in terms of diverse views, trust and transparency in boardrooms across the globe. In India, diversity in...

Eduvanz appoints Hanish Dewan as head-HR

Eduvanz, a digital fintech and non-banking financial services (NBFC) firm, has announced various appointments in its leadership team. Hanish Dewan will be head-HR and...

How ‘return to office’ will change employee behaviour

Many IT giants, such as TCS and Infosys are keen to call all their employees to the office. In fact, they are prepping to...

67% respondents anticipate significant change in role of CFOs

Now that businesses across sectors have realised that ‘normalcy’ remains far-fetched, they are focussing on ways to stay relevant. This is the time when...

GE Power elevates Pramath Nath to CHRO – APAC & Japan,...

GE Power, the US-based multinational energy tech company, has promoted Pamath Nath to the position of chief human resources officer - Asia Pacific &...

KPMG to introduce hybrid work model for UK staff

KPMG, the consultancy firm, has announced flexible and hybrid model work for its 16,000 employees in the UK. The staff will be given an...

Has pandemic curbed the sycophants?

It is still debatable whether or not such individuals are significant to an organisation, but sycophants are found in every organisation and in every...

Rupesh Tripathi elevated to partner & head – people, KPMG

KPMG Global Services has elevated Rupesh Tripathito the position of partner and head of people, starting April 1, 2021. Earlier, he was heading the...

KPMG to hire 1000 AI, cybersecurity, data engg professionals

KPMG is looking to take on about 1000 digital professionals across India. It is on the lookout for talent in the areas of artificial...

KPMG’s HR Pulse Survey 2020 reveals key insights into the HR...

The HR Pulse Survey 2020 from KPMG comes at a time when the dynamics of the workplace is changing forcing HR heads across the...

Virtual international internships – A welcome trend or temporary solution?

Internships are crucial for students with a broader vision, who aspire for better salaries. Organisations too believe in hiring such candidates for their positions...

Unmesh Pawar, partner & head, KPMG, to move on

Unmesh Pawar, partner & head of people, KPMG, has decided to move on after a stint of close to three years at the multinational...

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...
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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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Tata Steel: Journey through excellence in talent acquisition 

Tata Steel, part of the Tata Group, is a multinational steel-making company headquartered in Mumbai, India. It is one of the world's leading steel...

Google terminates 28 employees over Israel protests

Google terminated 28 employees following protests staged by a small group of Alphabet workers against the tech giant's collaboration with Israel. The protests, which...

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Globant SA embraces full remote work policy for its 30,000 employees

Globant SA, an IT and software development company, led by Martin Migoya, CEO, is charting a unique course in the post-pandemic work landscape. In...

Hiring rose 46% for ML engineers, 23% for full-stack AI scientists

There was a significant 46 per cent growth in hiring for machine learning engineers’ roles in India, while hiring for full-stack AI scientist roles...

Santosh Rai appointed head-HR, L&T, Precision Engineering and Systems

Santosh Rai is now head-human resources, Larsen & Toubro Precision Engineering and Systems IC. He will be based out of Mumbai, Maharashtra. Till now he...

ByteDance announces new buyback offers for global employees

ByteDance, the parent company of TikTok, has unveiled an expansive buyback initiative for its employees beyond US borders. The company is offering its global...

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Data analytics and not technology will redefine HR

Q. How satisfying has been your professional journey of 39 years? A. It has been a bagful of mixed experiences. At times I have been...

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....
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