Tag: Rewards & Recognition

Awards, rewards and badges : When virtual becomes real

It doesn’t matter what part of the age spectrum you may be in, receiving a trophy, medal or badge of honour feels awesome! Isn’t...

How effective is your recognition programme?

A recognition programme is all about the emotional connect and not about the number of appreciation notes exchanged or the number of people logged onto the platform. 

How to get started with a new-age rewards and recognition tool

R&R is widely accepted as an important engagement tool and it is easy to implement a basic system for rewards and recognition, provided there is constant involvement from HR

Why it is better to not just give away, but let...

It is time organisations replaced their manual reward management system with a tech-enabled one, to save time and resources, and also ensure employee satisfaction.

Only one HR firm among nine promising startups in India

While all the nine promising start-ups, identified by Forbes, bring innovations across domains, Vantage Circle is the only HR-related company to have featured in the list

What’s an ideal employee recognition programme

Everyone likes to be appreciated and rewarded for good work.

More benefits, rewards & recognition for employees in 2018

With only a 10 per cent increase in salaries in sight for the next year, the way to keep employees contented will be through rewards and recognition.

AccorHotels India Awards recognises employee excellence

AccorHotels recently awarded some of its best talent in a ceremony held at the Novotel Goa Shrem Hotel.

The value of ‘instant appreciation’ vs ‘awards’ a year later

This story may not seem unusual to those from the corporate jungle. However, this instance is likely to force many to ponder on some of the practices we tend to accept as normal.

Biology dictates work performance, not rewards

A study indicates that many companies are not only causing unnecessary stress to their employees, but also wasting money on ineffective bonus schemes. 

Shivajirao Kandangire chosen for Volkswagen Best Apprentice Award, 2015

Kandangire from Volkswagen, Pune, is among 45 young talents from 19 countries and five continents, to bag this award.  

Zydus rewards all employees with 25% bonus

All employees who were on the company’s payroll on July 31, and are still on it, will be part of this reward programme, which will also include FTEs and contract workers.

Rewards, recognition & motivation

What is more effective — rewards or recognition? Each has its own advantages. HR Katha finds the right strategy to keep the workforce motivated.

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The business scenario these days is so dynamic that it is keeping companies on their toes. It’s not just hard to predict where and...

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Cat naps can increase productivity!

Risposo in Italy, inemuri in Japan or simply siesta in Spain and other countries— call it what you may, but research has shown that...

Make Monday a ‘Fun’ day

The noun 'blues' refers to a 'sad' feeling, and has nothing to do with the colour blue. This feeling may arise from laziness or...

Eli Lilly plays guardian angel to its employees

In the pharma industry, the sales team comprises remote workers. The work of these salespeople generally requires them to travel, usually on two wheelers,...

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Philips’ Smriti Handa joins Reckitt; Mahima K moves to global role

Smriti Handa has been appointed as the regional HR director for India and South Asia, Reckitt Benckiser (RB). Prior to this role, she was...

Employee Assistance Programme—the key to happy workplace

There is an apparent pull and push amongst businesses across industries for one reason— employees. It is a known fact that having the right...

Videocon on the verge of labour unrest

Workers at Videocon Industries’ Aurangabad plant are losing their patience. Not surprising, since they have not been paid salaries for the last 10 months....

Terminated contractual nursing officers sit in protest

Having been terminated from their jobs, contractual nursing officers of Safdarjung hospital, New Delhi, sat outside the residence of Union Health Minister Dr Harsh...

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“A true leader is not dependent on title or designation,” Dwarakanath

It was a Friday afternoon, when the HRKatha team got the opportunity to meet a man who is not just a recognised leader but...

“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...

“Automation will create a multiplier effect in the economy, which people don’t understand,” Ravi...

Automation and the volatile behaviour of workers have brought in a lot of challenges for HR in the changing automobile industry, which is now...