Tag: MD

How the definition of remote workers has changed

Does ‘remote work’ mean the same today as it did during or before the pandemic? Well, the pandemic sure did turn the world upside...

Employees with low ambition – Boon or bane?

Having worked at the same IT Company for 11 years, Rohan Pandey, a back-end web developer, was the go-to person for most rookies on...

How to keep power dynamics from ruining company culture

Power dynamics at the workplace refers to the balance – or imbalance – among people who share a professional relationship. With healthy and positive...

Nishchae Suri is the new MD of Cornerstone India

Cornerstone OnDemand, an adaptive HR solutions company has announced the appointment of Nishchae Suri as the new managing director, at Cornerstone India. In this...

Trimble conducts its performance-review sessions over tea!

Global giants from GE to 3M or even Indian multinationals such as the Tata Group and the Aditya Birla Group stick to traditional rating...

Trust over performance: Hiring the Navy Seal way

In the United States Navy Sea, Air, and Land Teams, commonly known as Navy SEALs, preference is given to trust over performance during hiring...

Krish Shankar debuts as an author with ‘CATALYSE—Power up your people...

Krish Shankar, group head-HR, Infosys, has turned author with his debut book, CATALYSE—Power up your People Ecosystem. The book talks about the secret sauce to...

Kimberly-Clark hires Radhika Tomar as CHRO

Kimberly-Clark has appointed Radhika Tomar as its new CHRO. Tomar comes with 15 years of experience in HR and has worked with some big...

Geetika Mehta to join as MD, India, The Hershey Company

The Hershey Company, global producer of chocolates and snacks, has appointed Geetika Mehta as managing director, India, with effect from July 1, 2021. Mehta...

Bridgestone, Publicis Sapient, Vestige Marketing drive employee-centric initiatives

While corporate houses are trying to outdo each other by offering financial assistance to their employees amidst the second wave of the pandemic, Bridgestone...

53% Indian cos to hire more, 60% to give increments: Report

While the pandemic led to a dip in hiring activities by 18 per cent in 2020, across India, things seem to be looking up...

Rahul Taneja back in Essar stable, as MD, Essar Capital

Rahul Taneja, who was earlier, group chief people officer of Jindal Steel and Power, has moved back to the Essar family. He has joined...

Ashwini Bhatia takes charge as MD of SBI

Ashwani Bhatia took charge as the Managing Director of the country’s largest lender, State Bank of India (SBI). He would be holding this position...

2.86% hike in salary of MD of Hindustan Unilever

According to the annual report for 2019-20 of FMCG major, Hindustan Unilever (HUL), the gross salary of Sanjiv Mehta, the Company’s chairman and managing...

Ramya Sampath Sharma appointed CPO, Microland

Microland, the Indian digital IT transformation company, has announced the appointment of Ramya Sampath Sharma as chief people officer. An alumna of XLRI, Jamshedpur,...

Sandeep Gulati appointed MD, ManpowerGroup, India

ManpowerGroup, the global workforce solutions company, recently appointed Sandeep Gulati as its new managing director, India operations. Gulati, who takes over from AG Rao, is...

“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...

Kunal Sen to lead Korn Ferry Futurestep India as MD

Sen has been recognised as an influential leader by the World HRD Congress this year.

Google employees  protest against mass layoffs

Google, the tech giant, recently fired approximately 12,000 employees in January, which resulted in protests from workers in both the US coasts. The workers...

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Raj Raghavan joins CoreStack as CHRO

A seasoned HR professional, who has led HR for companies such as Indigo, Amazon and GE, Raj Raghavan has now joined CoreStack, the next-gen...

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...

Edtech unicorn, Physics Wallah, to expand team by 2500

Physics Wallah, the unicorn edtech firm is hiring at a time when other edtech firms are downsizing significantly. The Company intends to expand its...

3% of global workforce laid off from Workday

Workday Inc., a provider of business software solutions, has announced that it will be cutting 3% of its worldwide workforce due to the current...

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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...

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....

“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...