Tag: Reliance Retail

Anil Kumar Misra leaves Reliance Retail to start Eduonn

Anil Misra has left Reliance Retail and has started his own venture, Eduonn. Misra shares, "With 27 years in human resources, I've been a...

Lalit Kar elevated as senior VP – workforce management at Reliance...

Lalit Kar has been elevated as senior VP–workforce management, Reliance Retail. He has spent almost a decade at Reliance Retail; from 2005 to 2010 as vice...

Will Dunzo axe more jobs?

Dunzo, the quick commerce startup that has been battling a financial crunch for some time now, is desperately trying to obtain funds. According to...

Milkbasket employees face layoff amid JioMart merger

Reliance Retail has officially announced the merger of Milkbasket, the popular grocery delivery service, with its e-commerce platform, JioMart. The move comes as a...

RIL takes over operations of Future Retail stores, offers jobs to...

Reliance Retail has begun the process of taking over the premises where Future Retail operates its stores, including Big Bazaar. Reliance Industries (RIL) is...

Placement scene improves across India, so do salaries

The uncertainty that hung over the placement scene seems to have been lifted to a great extent. Across India, management graduates are getting good...

How to develop internal marketplace

The need for developing an internal talent marketplace was felt more than ever before during the pandemic. Companies faced a major issue in redeploying...

Reliance retail to create 10 lakh jobs in the near future

Reliance Retail has been witnessing significant growth even amidst the pandemic, as per the data revealed during the Company’s 44th annual general meeting. Not only...

The Great HR Debate – What does the iterative talent marketplace...

The need for developing an internal talent marketplace was felt more than ever before during the pandemic. Companies faced a major issue in redeploying...

BigBasket, Grofers on hiring spree

Amidst the second wave of the pandemic in India, more people are relying on online purchase of essentials. Quite naturally, logistics firms and online...

Reliance Retail appoints Shathi Sharma as VP-HR

Shathi Sharma has joined Reliance Retail as the vice president – HR. Prior to this role, she was the CHRO at Dixcy Textiles, an...

Chithra Thomas appointed HR head at Tesla India

Tesla has appointed its new country HR leader, Chithra Thomas. With 18 years of experience in HR backing her, Thomas has moved from Reliance...

Has the COVID-19 vaccine drive really boosted hiring intent?

The Indian job market has been disturbed and disrupted for a while now, and the COVID-19 outbreak only worsened it further. Layoffs, furloughs and...

Payroll in India: How HR navigated tough times

Many changes, that were supposed to happen in the next five years, were accelerated due to the unprecedented surge of COVID-19 cases. Remote working...

“Retail needs to offer its employees a career to stop losing...

In his career spanning over 24 years, Lalit Kar, head HR, Reliance Digital has been involved in three start-ups and one closure. He is experienced in the entire spectrum of HR starting from industrial relations to organisational capability building.

Kar has spent more than decade managing HR in the organised retail sector. He speaks to HR Katha about the reasons for the high attrition rate in this sector and how companies can put an end to this problem…

How this energy company is championing employee inclusivity & engagement

In today’s competitive business landscape, fostering an inclusive and engaging work environment is not just a feel-good initiative; it’s a strategic imperative. Jakson Green,...

Trident’s Asmita leaves blossom into inclusive workplaces

Forget the tired trope of corporate activism. In the heart of India's textile industry, Trident, a manufacturing company, is quietly weaving a revolution in...
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Engagement is outdated: The future of success lies in ‘employee involvement’

In the ever-evolving landscape of the contemporary workplace, a profound metamorphosis is underway, challenging the conventional emphasis on employee engagement. This paradigm shift posits...
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Tata Steel: Journey through excellence in talent acquisition 

Tata Steel, part of the Tata Group, is a multinational steel-making company headquartered in Mumbai, India. It is one of the world's leading steel...

‘Jensen special grant’ for Nvidia employees

Nvidia, the chip making firm, is sharing its profits with its employees and how! It is giving its employees a special one-time grant of...

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Massive housing initiative for Apple factory workers

Following the creation of 1,50,000 direct jobs within a span of two and a half years, the Apple ecosystem is now pivoting towards addressing...

57% Gen Z sees AI as tool to enhance productivity, efficiency

A touch away from unlimited information and ever so comfortable with technology, members of Gen Z are aptly referred to as the ‘digital natives’....

State must address retired employees’ pension benefits: Uttarakhand HC

In a recent ruling, the division bench of the Uttarakhand High Court emphasised that the state cannot unjustly deprive any employee of their entitlements....

Cognizant postpones salary increases to August

Cognizant, a leading global IT services provider, has pushed back its annual salary increases for this year by four months. The latest salary raise...

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Data analytics and not technology will redefine HR

Q. How satisfying has been your professional journey of 39 years? A. It has been a bagful of mixed experiences. At times I have been...

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...

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