Tag: leadership development

Cognizant is Top Employer 2019 in Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America

American multinational IT services provider, Cognizant, has been certified as a Top Employer for 2019, not only across 10 countries of Europe, but also...

Where are the future leaders?

In India, only 38 percent of India HR professionals were confident of their organisation’s bench strength — the supply to fill critical leadership positions over the next three years and 40 per cent believed that their succession management system and processes were low or very low effectiveness.

Tata Motors and Symbiosis to kick-start first batch of PG management...

The first batch of managers will undergo a comprehensive general management programme covering operations, finance, people management, supply chain, marketing, and so on.

Vedanta prepares over 500 future leaders through Internal Growth Workshops

The new leaders have been empowered through various key strategic initiatives across the Group and regular feedback sessions, which ensure they are on the right track to being the ’leaders of tomorrow’

10 skills effective leaders must possess in digital age

The hyper-connected, dynamic work environment requires organisations to redefine the traits of an effective leader in the digital era.

How inspiring are today’s bosses

Good bosses should be able to motivate the employees to be creative and perform their best.

Volvo–Eicher’s four-point leadership development programme

The programmes are specifically to help leaders understand the various inflection points in their careers and the steps to be taken to successfully tide over them.

Welspun develops strategy to create leadership pipeline

This three-dimensional model develops potential leaders on three aspects – culture, capabilities and performance.

How ‘design thinking’ can be an effective tool for human resources

Design thinking draws upon logic, imagination, intuition, and systemic reasoning, to explore possibilities of what could be, and to create desired outcomes that benefit the end user,  be it the customer or the employee.

Prepare to redesign organisational structure: Deloitte

The digital world of work is forcing radical changes in organisational structures and talent strategies.

Leadership development pipeline: Where’s the bottleneck?

Only 17 per cent of those surveyed by Korn Ferry are confident that their organisations have the right leadership aligned with their strategic priorities.

DDI develops a video game for leadership development

The game not only allows business leaders to see the immediate impact of the use of Key Principles on their team's performance and level of engagement, but also improves  their situational judgment as to which key principle to use and when, in challenging situations.

Jombay and Pearson TalentLens come together to launch HiVe

The online application helps to identify and develop leaders within organisations.

Leadership development: The new rule book

Companies across the globe are now realising the difference between managers and leaders, and also looking at different ways to groom leaders.  



Continuous learning is the key to future success for organisations

The business scenario these days is so dynamic that it is keeping companies on their toes. It’s not just hard to predict where and...

Employee Benefits & Engagement


Cat naps can increase productivity!

Risposo in Italy, inemuri in Japan or simply siesta in Spain and other countries— call it what you may, but research has shown that...

Make Monday a ‘Fun’ day

The noun 'blues' refers to a 'sad' feeling, and has nothing to do with the colour blue. This feeling may arise from laziness or...

Eli Lilly plays guardian angel to its employees

In the pharma industry, the sales team comprises remote workers. The work of these salespeople generally requires them to travel, usually on two wheelers,...


1000 OYO employees may be laid off in China

All is not OK at Oyo Rooms in China and in India. The hotel network is facing trouble in both the countries. According to...

HAL staff protest against systematic discrimination

Employees of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) have accused the Company of following discriminatory practices. The employees’ union of HAL recently called for a hunger...

Employee surveillance may become more invasive

Very soon employers will be able to keep track of their employees at all times by getting them to use an app and fitness...

Philips’ Smriti Handa joins Reckitt; Mahima K moves to global role

Smriti Handa has been appointed as the regional HR director for India and South Asia, Reckitt Benckiser (RB). Prior to this role, she was...



“A true leader is not dependent on title or designation,” Dwarakanath

It was a Friday afternoon, when the HRKatha team got the opportunity to meet a man who is not just a recognised leader but...

“Successful women are ambitious and focussed on their careers,” Shalini Pillay

She understands the imperatives for an organisation from a talent perspective. She possesses the consulting skills required to provide solutions. She is also a...

“Automation will create a multiplier effect in the economy, which people don’t understand,” Ravi...

Automation and the volatile behaviour of workers have brought in a lot of challenges for HR in the changing automobile industry, which is now...