Tag: president-HR

Akums Drugs & Pharmaceuticals ropes in Arvind Srivastava as president-HR

Akums Drugs & Pharmaceuticals has appointed Arvind Srivastava as their new president of HR. Srivastava has more than 26 years of experience in people...

Should hiring managers be high on EQ?

Recent years have seen the expression ‘emotional intelligence’ (EI) become more and more common in workplace-related conversations. According to Forbes, a 2019 survey by...

Why we need to rewrite the employee handbook

There has been a drastic shift in the mindset of the employees and the employers when it comes to maintaining an employer-employee relationship, thanks...

What has created ‘The Great Talent Crunch’

Believe it or not, talent shortage is for real! If not quantitative, it’s definitely qualitative – there is a shortage of skilled and quality...

How UFlex uses ‘Breaking The Barrier’ campaign to attract female talent

UFlex, a flexible packaging company which also has a global presence in the polymer sciences business, has come up with a campaign called ‘Breaking...

The age battle for CEOs: young vs old

Parag Agarwal, the CEO of Twitter is only 37 years old. Sundar Pichai became the CEO of Google in 2015, when he was only...

What makes the ‘Amara Raja Way’ one of the best company...

The Amara Raja Group has a strong presence in the automotive battery business, as well as other sectors including packaged foods and beverages, electronics...

Haryana Job Law: What are the repercussions?

The state of Haryana is home to a variety of industrial set-ups. Primarily regarded as an agricultural state, multiple industries — with automobile, chemicals...

Why all-in-one HRMS suites don’t work

Today, various types of HR technologies are competing edge to edge with each other in the HR tech marketplace. However, if we create a...

Hikal appoints Ratish Jha as president-HR

Hikal, the biotechnology and pharmaceutical company, has appointed Ratish Jha as its president-HR. With almost 20 years of professional experience backing him, Jha has...

How ‘work from anywhere’ can become a problem for employers

When the second wave of the pandemic spread panic worldwide, companies woke up to the fact that they would not be able to bring...

Reopening the workspace: How to bring employees back willingly

With ‘return to office’ gaining momentum in India due to the increased vaccinations, things are finally heading towards normalcy. For the working population, normalcy...

‘One company, one culture’ is a myth

Many organisation boast about having ‘one company one culture’. Big conglomerates with diverse businesses have often said that even if they have diverse businesses,...

Venus Remedies to help COVID-affected staff, families

Venus Remedies, the research-oriented pharmaceutical company, is going all out to help its COVID-affected employees and their families. It has launched a COVID protection...

Talent acquisition vs talent retention – What’s more important?

Talent acquisition and retention are both key elements of an HR strategy. Businesses strive to attract the best talent for key roles so that...

Chandrashekhar Mukherjee has joined Bhilosa Industries as senior president-HR

Chandrashekhar Mukherjee has quit Magic Bus Foundation, where he was CHRO, to join Bhilosa Industries, as senior president – HR. At Magic Bus, Mukherjee...

Bobby Joseph appointed president-HR, BVC Logistics

BVC Logistics has recruited HR veteran, Bobby Joseph, as president-HR. Joseph, who was earlier director-HR in a leading HR consulting firm, comes with over...

Hundreds of Walmart jobs being cut at its  5 e-commerce fulfillment...

Walmart has been in the news lately for laying off several employees at its five e-commerce fulfillment centres across the US due to a...

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Air India launches second phase of VR scheme

Air India, which was acquired by the Tata group in January 2022, has announced a second round of voluntary retirement schemes (VRS) for its...

Creche services for children with special needs: AIIMS

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is set to provide a creche service for children with special needs, in response to the...

Evergreen Marine staff to get bumper bonus — 5 years’ salary

With at least 10 months’ salary to be granted as bonus for good performance, combined with a 50-month bonus that was announced in December...

Wipro cuts more jobs in Florida

In recent months, several tech companies, including Amazon, Meta, Google, Microsoft, and Wipro, have announced layoffs, causing stress for many employees. Wipro, in particular, has...

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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...