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HR manager of TCS killed by TSRTC bus

Sohini Saxena, a young talent acquisition manager at Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), lost her life when she was hit by a speeding Telangana State...

Cognizant’s retrenchment move opposed

Union of IT and ITES employees (UNITE) is not ready to take the recent announcement made by Cognizant to lay off thousands, lightly. According...

TCS to rebuild pyramid model, will hire 30,000 freshers

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is looking to hire young engineers possessing digital skills in large numbers. This is a move towards rebuilding its pyramid...

Hiring in IT sector has picked up significantly

While other sectors are struggling to survive and resorting to downsizing, India’s information technology (IT) companies, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Infosys and Wipro have...

TCS staff can get higher salaries and promotions by qualifying tests

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has introduced the TCS National Qualifier Tests (TNQT), which can be taken by freshers as well as existing employees who...

Indian IT firms in the US pay higher average wage than...

A research has recently revealed that the average wage paid by Indian IT services firms to their employees in the US, is about $96,300....

Madhav Vamsi follows his passion, joins Aibono

Madhav Vamsi has joined agri tech firm, Aibono, as the head of people and community. The firm builds technologies that empower farmers by giving...

TCS recruits 12,356 in first quarter

The enriching workplace and enviable retention rates at Tata Consultancy Services (TC) are clear from the fact that the Company added 12,356 employees in...

TCS and Infosys recruited a total of 53,303 employees in FY19

Information technology companies, Tata Consultancy Service (TCS) and Infosys have together expanded the workforce by 53,303 in year 2018-19. As per data from their...

TCS looking for more acquisitions to widen market reach

After having successfully acquired and integrated W12 and BridgePoint Group in 2018, TCS continues to constantly watch the start-ups that have come up in...

Top Employers Institute recognises TCS as a global top employer

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), the Indian multinational IT services consulting company, has been recognized as a global top employer by the Top Employers Institute....

HRBP to play transformation officer to drive business

‘HR’ and ‘business’ are not isolated from one another, anymore. Their tracks are not parallel as before either. The human resource business partner (HRBP)...

TCS cleared of anti-American bias charges in its hiring process

A California jury has finally cleared the charges leveled against the Indian multinational IT services provider, TCS, of discriminating against local American employees and...

Highest recruitment by top five IT companies since 2015

India’s top five IT companies witnessed the most extraordinary hiring figures ever in the quarter ending September. In fact, the hiring figures were the...

TCS to hire in agile way based on demand

TCS has created Fresco Play - a learning platform - to enable employees to learn digital courses on the go.

TCS doles out 120% variable pay for employees: Infosys 100%

TCS also announced salary hikes for FY19 in the range of two–six per cent, depending on geography.

TCS amongst the top 3 employers in North America in 2018

For the fourth consecutive year Tata Consultancy Services has been recognised as one of the World’s Best Places to Work by the Top Employers Institute

TCS employees get 100% of variable pay

This was the Company’s way of rewarding its employees across all verticals and business units, for good performance.

TCS reduces H-1B visa application to a third of 2015

The IT giant has increased local hiring in the past two years.

TCS to conduct IIM Bangalore’s exams for online courses

Talks are also on for joint hosting of a management educators’ hub.

Rising voices of techie-unions now seem inevitable

Large-scale white-collar displacement at middle and senior levels is a relatively new phenomenon in the Indian business environment, which both employees and employers are ill equipped to handle. This will certainly increase the chances of unions playing a more dominant role.

Is IT losing its sheen as favourite employer?

With dipping revenues, falling hiring numbers and the kind of talent sought by IT industry undergoing a massive change, what will keep the charm intact? 

How to make HR immersive?

Applying design thinking principles, holistically, to all aspects of work and HR.

Vedanta and TCS bag the ACES awards among 185 Asian companies

While Vedanta was declared one of the ‘Top Companies to Work for in Asia’, TCS became Industry Champions in the leadership category and the ‘Most Socially Responsible Company of the Year’.

S Padmanabhan replaces NS Rajan as group CHRO, Tata

Rajan resigned last Friday following the ouster of chairman, Cyrus Mistry.

The magic in digitising employee on-boarding

Streamlining employee on-boarding with digital technologies not only makes the process more interesting and engaging, it also infuses more trust for the organisation within the new joinees.

NASSCOM ranks TCS as the top IT industry employer

The survey is based on the FTE headcount of firms with IT-BPM operations in India, as reported to NASSCOM.

TCS sets up a new digital assessment centre in Chennai

TCS iON has significantly shortened the exam cycle with the support of high-quality systems and networking hardware.

Profile: Vivek Kumar: Finding soul in HR

In a career spanning over 30 years, Vivek Kumar, chief human resources officer, Indus Towers, has worked with both the public and the private sector, and has managed people across industries. 

A confident risk-taker and a people-focused leader, he shares his interesting journey with HRKatha.

TCS to offer ‘Big Data’ courses in four colleges

These four institutions are Swami Vivekananda University (West Bengal), St Xavier’s College of Arts and Science (Ahmedabad), Central University of Rajasthan (Rajasthan) and St Joseph's College (Bengaluru).

Google, Apple, RBI, FB, SBI: Preferred destination for business students

Among other Indian companies, Infosys, TCS (Tata Consultancy Services), Air India, Flipkart, Wipro, Reliance Industries, Tata Motors, ONGC, L&T, Mahindra & Mahindra, Aditya Birla Group, Indian Oil, BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd.), Snapdeal, HCL and NPTC also feature in the list.

How NSDC decided on its leadership team

What began with scrutinising a list of 900 applicants, took six months to identify the two top executives. Beginning with a newspaper advertisement seeking candidates, the shortlisting process that followed was extremely rigorous.

TCS ranked as best employer in UK by Top Employers Institute

The company performed exceptionally well across nine core areas of human resources: talent strategy, workforce planning, onboarding, learning and development, performance management, leadership development, career and succession management, compensation and benefits, and organizational culture.

Bonus payout of Rs 2,628-crore to TCS employees

The massive bonus is expected to bring down the profits of the software giant by 27 per cent.

TCS trains teachers to create future digital specialists

The special resources pack, TechFutures Teachers, will train teachers to enlighten young minds  about the IT industry.

TCS receives multiple honors at Brandon Hall Group Awards

Tata Consultancy Services has won three Brandon Hall Group awards under the Excellence in Learning category.

TCS named top employer in North America

The Top Employers Institute which recognises leading employers around the world has chosen TCS for the numero uno position in North America, this year.

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