Tag: Sundar Pichai

Google links more of CEO Sundar Pichai’s pay to performance 

Google parent Alphabet has approved a new equity award for its chief executive officer, Sundar Pichai, that ties more of his pay to performance....

Google CEO does not deny possibility of layoffs

Amidst the layoff season in the technology sector, Googlers are now feeling restless as uncertainty about their future mounts. In September, in an endeavour...

Will Google resort to layoffs?

In a bid to make Google 20 per cent more efficient, the tech major may have to resort to job cuts. Admitting that the pace...

Will there be layoffs at Apple and Google?

In what looks like a sure shot indication of a slowdown, Apple Inc. has laid off many contract-based recruiters as part of an attempt...

Google to slow down hiring

Sundar Pichai, CEO, Google, has conveyed to the employees that the Company will slow down hiring for the remaining part of the year. Pichai clarified...

Google goes ‘biophilic’, revamps NY office to connect with nature

Google aims to attract its New York-based personnel with a revamped office space, which cost $2.1 billion to redo. This redefined workspace of the...

Google pushes back return to office to Jan 2022

Amidst fear of the rapid spread of the Delta variant of COVID-19, Google has revealed that it does not expect most of its staff...

Google shows improvement in ensuring racial diversity, globally

Google has claimed that it has made significant improvement in terms of hiring people from different colours. Now the Company has gained confidence and...

Google’s diversity head loses role for hurting Jews in blog post

Kamau Bobb, global head of diversity strategy and research, Google, has been asked to step down after a 13-year old blog post of his...

Alphabet staff seek 100% protection against harassment at work

An open letter from the disappointed employees of Alphabet, with over 1,300 signatures, has been sent to Sundar Pichai, CEO, Google, seeking protection against...

Google staff get additional day off as ‘collective wellbeing’ holiday

As employee burnout has become more prevalent during the pandemic, Google’s idea of declaring September 4 as a one-time paid holiday for its employees...

Google to reopen offices with 10% staff on July 6, will...

Google employees who are working from home have been directed to join offices on July 6, considering the external conditions. Sundar Pichai, CEO, Google,...

Google employees are mandated to work from home until June, 2020:...

Google employees, who are working remotely, have been directed to follow the same system of work until June 1, 2020, as there is no mention...

Sundar Pichai informs employees of plan to slow down hiring this...

It has not been an easy journey for IT firms struggling to combat the pandemic and ensure the well being of their employees and...

Sundar Pichai to take home $242 million as salary package and...

Sundar Pichai, who is now CEO, Alphabet Inc. too, will be receiving an annual salary of more than $242 million, including performance-based stock awards...

Google CEO determined not to be swayed by employee protests

Following the worldwide walkout by Google employees recently, CEO Sundar Pichai reasserted that the American multinational technology company is “not run by referendum” and...

Google employees stage walk-out in protest of sexual misconduct

Google employees across the world abandoned their desks at 11 a.m. on November 1, as a mark of protest at the manner in which...

IMF refuses funds to crisis-hit Pakistan, govt employees’ wages likely to...

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has refused to provide financial aid to Pakistan, which is currently experiencing a severe economic crisis, at a time...

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Colgate begins hiring for its Mumbai campus

Colgate, a well-known global consumer goods company, is currently recruiting candidates for the role of data engineer at their Mumbai location. Candidates interested in...

Twitter has 2300 working employees, after mass layoffs

According to CNBC reports “Twitter’s full-time headcount has dwindled to approximately 1,300 active, working employees, including fewer than 550 full-time engineers by title. Around...

Icertis lays off members of sales & marketing team

In October 2022, Icertis, the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company raised $150 million in funding from Silicon Valley Bank. The fund comprised a revolving credit arrangement...

Wayfair to sack 5% of its workforce

Wayfair has announced plans to lay off 1,000 employees in an effort to cut operational cost. The decision comes after the online furniture retailer...

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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...