Tag: New Zealand

Nurses strike against low pay, burnout, in New Zealand

It is not just in India that nurses and doctors are fighting for better remuneration and working conditions. New Zealand witnessed around 30,000 nurses...

“Uber driver independent contractor not employee”: NZ Employment Court

New Zealand's Employment Court recently declared an Uber driver as an independent contractor and not an employee. The concerned driver, Arachchige, had joined in 2015...

Unilever experiments with 4-day work week in New Zealand

The Spanish government plans to give incentives or government grants to companies across Spain that adopt the four-day work week without any impact on...

Save a seat for ’empathy’ on the board

There was a time, when leaders were born to be macho. They had the ability to take the right decisions even in odd circumstances,...

Employees in New Zealand will receive salary in cryptocurrency

New Zealand is the first country to legalise salary payment in cryptocurrency. As per the nation's tax agency, salaries and wages may be paid...

New Zealand offers free week-long trip to attract tech talent

The trip will include pre-arranged job interviews, meet-ups with others in the tech industry along with tours around Wellington.

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

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55,000+ gig workers register on Ecom Express app

Ecom Express, the new-age technology-driven end-to-end logistics solutions provider to the e-commerce industry, has received over 55,000 registrations from gig workers, on its dedicated...

“Hierarchical management approach softening in most companies,” Anant Garg

A big change in 2022 As more companies start getting back to office with hybrid models in place, both employers and employees may find it...

Netflix lays off 150 employees in the US

In the wake of slowdown in growth and loss of subscribers, Netflix, the global streaming giant, is laying off 150 employees. These employees constitute...

VFS Global links senior managers’ performance to sustainability goals

VFS Global, the outsourcing and technology services specialist for governments and diplomatic missions across the globe, is linking the performances of senior management for...

DIALOGUE

“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...

“A CEO needs to acknowledge the silent majority who create the company’s fortunes” S...

Q. RPG is a diversified group with businesses spread across sectors and domains. however, its brands have a strong individual identity unlike other business...

“If CEO is the father of an organisation, CHRO is the mother,” Pankaj Lochan

Q. You have been shuttling between HR and manufacturing roles. Was it a well-thought out strategy or did you just go with the flow...