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No fresh hiring at Amazon except for vacant & important posts

Global technology company, Amazon has released an official memo informing that it will pause new incremental hires in its corporate workforce for the next...

Microsoft’s ‘realignment’ exercise results in 1% reduction in headcount

That the economic environment is unfavourable is clear now, with even Microsoft downsizing. The tech major has cut 1,800 jobs as part of an endeavour...

Hiring freeze at Intel’s client computing division

The prevailing uncertainties in the economy and global market have led to many companies pausing hiring. Intel is the latest to join the list....

HUL to celebrate May 21 as ‘Gratitude Day’, while Raheja QBE...

Organisations are increasingly realising the need for their workforce to take breaks to avoid burnout. Today, Hindustan Unilever (HUL) announced that it will celebrate...

Awkward silence, a leadership skill

Sudden silence in the middle of a serious and important debate, can be quite uncomfortable. However, many leaders actually strategically plan such a prolonged...

48% HR in the US most worried about updating skills as...

Did you know that the biggest challenge for HR professionals in terms of hiring and retaining talent, across companies in the US, is training...

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1,300 employees ‘zoomed out’ at Zoom

About 15 per cent of the workforce at communications technology firm, Zoom, will be asked to leave, as per an official blog. The video communications...

Has Apple violated US Labour Laws?

A US labour agency’s investigations have revealed that the workplace policies at Apple do not encourage employees to discuss their working conditions. The National Labour...

Airbus India to host ‘meet-and-greet’ event for engineering and IT talent

Airbus, the European aerospace corporation, is set to host a recruitment event at the Aero India air show in Bengaluru on 16th and 17th...

FM announces new leave encashment policy for non-govt. employees

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced several important measures in her annual Budget speech on 1st February 2023. One of the most significant announcements...

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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...