Tag: Salesforce

Salesforce to cut 10% of its workforce after hiring ‘too many’...

Salesforce announced that it will reduce its workforce by 10 per cent and close some offices as a cost-cutting measure. The reason behind the...

Is Salesforce going to lay off more employees?

After laying off hundreds of its employees in November 2022, Salesforce seems to be preparing for yet another round of job cuts. The enterprise software...

Mass layoff at Salesforce; focus on profitability, cost cutting

While an exact number is yet to be revealed by Salesforce, it is clear that hundreds have been rendered jobless at the enterprise software...

Salesforce India to hire 2,500

The cloud-based services company, Salesforce India is set to expand its workforce from its present strength of about 7,500, to about 10,000 by January...

Policybazaar’s unique contest allows employees to win their own house

Policybazaar, the Indian online insurance marketplace, has concluded the second season of its unique employee-engagement contest aptly called, Jeeto Apna Ghar (JAG). As the name...

212 placement offers in 14 days at KL Deemed-to-be University

Students of KL Deemed-to-be University have managed to bag many attractive placement offers from big companies, including Deloitte which made the maximum number of...

Salesforce appoints Sanket Atal as senior VP & MD, Sites (India)

Salesforce has announced that Sanket Atal will join the company as senior vice president and managing director, Sites (India). Working out of Bengaluru, Atal...

Salesforce to allow staff choice of daily work schedule

Salesforce has decided to allow its employees to choose from three ways of working — flexible, fully remote and office-based. The cloud computing company...

Salesforce leads $15 mn Series C funding of Indian startup, Darwinbox

American cloud-based software company, Salesforce, has invested in Indian developer of HR software, Darwinbox. This is the first time Salesforce.com is investing in India. Darwinbox,...

Over 5 lakh direct jobs by Salesforce in India

Salesforce will add over five lakh direct jobs in India in the times to come. While the California-based IT company will create about 13...

The ‘pandemic opportunity’: How Cadila upskilled its 2000+ salesforce

The pandemic and the eventual lockdown put a stop to the conventional way of functioning for the 2000 plus members of Cadila Pharma’s salesforce....

Salesforce extends work from home until July 31 next year

Following in the footsteps of Google and Facebook, cloud software giant, Salesforce, has announced that its employees can work from home until at least...

Twitter acquires real-time performance management tool Peer

Peer is modelled around what works in other feedback systems, using the context of meetings to prompt for timely, continuous feedback.

How Merck invited women to join the pharma salesforce

The changing business dynamics has forced Indian pharma companies to relook at their hiring strategy and the need to have a more diversified and inclusive salesforce. 

Accenture Acquires CRMWaypoint

Acquisition increases ability to service clients with Salesforce cloud solutions for sales, service and marketing.

Chinese crane manufacturer distributes Rs 70 crore as bonus

A Chinese company sparked controversy by piling up 61 million yuan (around $9 million) in banknotes on a stage and giving it to employees...

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EPFO may amend pension scheme

The Ministry of Labour and the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) are planning to re-examine the Employee Pension Scheme (EPS) so that it becomes...

Geetika Mehta is Ananta Capital’s new group CHRO

Ananta Capital has roped in Geetika Mehta as group chief human resource officer. An alumna of XLRI, Jamshedpur, Mehta began her HR journey with Mondelez...

mCaffeine ropes in Neetha Thomas as head – people function

Neetha Thomas is head – people function, mCaffeine. Before joining the Indian caffeinated personal care brand, Thomas was vice president – human capital &...

Employee strikes in European countries

On January 25, 2023, at Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER), all passenger flights were canceled as airport staff walked out because of a dispute over...

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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...