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Musk faces defamation suit over Twitter layoffs tweet

Platform X again made its way into the headlines due to its CEO, Elon Musk. Another defamation case is to be lodged against Musk...

Tech layoffs bite again as Meta, Amazon, X and Google trim...

The once-booming tech landscape is experiencing a tectonic shift, marked by a wave of layoffs sweeping across industry titans like Amazon, Google, Meta (formerly...

Legal dispute arises as X faces unresolved bonus issues

On 22 December 2023, a federal judge determined that Twitter, now known as X, violated contracts by not fulfilling promised bonuses, totaling millions of...

Delhi University panel to formulate social-media policy for staff, teachers

There is reason for the faculty at Delhi University to feel that their freedom of using social media is being curbed. The University has...

X accused of firing employee illegally last year

When Yao Yue spoke up agains X’s return-to-work policy, little did she expect to be fired. Yue, who was a principal software engineer at...

Are job listings being posted on X?

Users of X (which was formerly Twitter) will soon be able to find jobs suited to their qualifications directly on the social-media platform. In July,...

Twitter birdie flies away, replaced with new logo

Social media micro-blogging platform Twitter’s identity has been associated with the little blue bird ever since its inception. However, Elon Musk, owner, Twitter, and...

Twitter is facing another lawsuit 

Elon Musk's Twitter is currently facing its second lawsuit this month, filed by an ex-Twitter employee who worked as an engineer at the social...

Former employees of Twitter Africa abandoned without severance pay 

Former employees of Twitter Africa in Accra, Ghana, who were laid off after Elon Musk's acquisition, claim they have been ‘ghosted’ by the company....

Twitter in a soup for violating severance plan

Twitter, a social media company, is facing a lawsuit after allegedly failing to provide promised severance payments to thousands of employees laid off following...

Meta accused of hiring former Twitter employees to develop Threads

Meta, the company led by Mark Zuckerberg, is facing allegations that it hired former Twitter employees to develop its new microblogging app, Threads. The...

Twitter refuses arbitration costs, faces lawsuit

Former employees of Twitter, a micro-blogging platform, have filed a lawsuit against the company, claiming that it has refused to pay the cost of...

Musk advises tech companies to lay off employees as he did...

During a virtual interaction at the CEO Council Summit in London, Elon Musk, CEO, Twitter, shared his approach to conducting layoffs, drawing from his...

Twitter to re-hire wrongly fired employees; Musk acknowledges firing mistakes

After being high on the layoff spree, Twitter is now planning to bring back a portion of the previously laid-off staff members. In an...

Twitter successfully defends itself against disabled worker’s lawsuit

A federal judge in California has dismissed a lawsuit against Twitter that accused the company of discriminating against disabled workers by requiring them to...

Twitter’s parental leave to be down from 4 months to 2...

Twitter, under the leadership of Elon Musk, has announced changes to its paid parental leave policy. Previously, Twitter had offered its employees an impressive...

Musk running Twitter with only 1500 employees

Elon Musk, the billionaire entrepreneur and CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, made headlines last year when he purchased Twitter, one of the largest social...

Over 80% of Twitter workforce fired

In October 2022, Elon Musk took over as the CEO of Twitter after the company was bought by his other firm, Square. Since then,...

Another case filed against Twitter; 5 other cases pending

On April 4, 2023, a lawsuit was filed against Twitter in San Francisco federal court, accusing the social media company of violating U.S. and...

Twitter’s source code leaked; concerns over vulnerabilities and insider risk

Twitter is in hot water after its source code was reportedly leaked, with the company suspecting a former employee of being behind the breach....

Twitter staff offered stock grants worth $20 bn

Twitter employees are set to receive stock-based grants worth about $20 billion, as reported by Wall Street Journal. However, this is not even 50...

More firings at Twitter on the managerial front

Despite stating previously that he was finished with firing people from Twitter, Elon Musk has made it to the headlines again. Continuing with more...

James Loduca to head diversity at Nike

After successfully serving as vice president- inclusion, diversity, equity & accessibility (IDEA), Twitter, for over three years, James Loduca has now been roped in...

Musk makes fun of Twitter employee; apologises later

When Haraldur Thorleifsson, a director at Twitter suddenly lost access to his systems, he had no clue what was happening. When he did not...

In Twitter’s latest layoff round, Musk fired another 10% of workforce

According to a report by the New York Times on Sunday, Twitter has recently laid off a minimum of 200 employees, equivalent to roughly...

Musk fires dozens of sales & engineering staff at Twitter 

Recent reports have stated that Twitter has undergone yet another round of layoffs. The CEO, Elon Musk, has reportedly let go of dozens of...

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...

Tesla faces speculation over potential layoffs amidst internal struggles

Tesla has become the centre of attention as speculations mount regarding the possibility of significant layoffs within the company. Reports stemming from Gigafactory Texas...

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Why male allies are key to gender parity

The tide is turning. The glass ceiling, once a formidable barrier, is starting to crack. But this shift isn’t driven solely by the relentless...

Uno Minda hires Rakesh Mehta for CHRO role

After serving as executive vice president and head-HR at JSW Energy, since 2018, Rakesh Mehta has joined Uno Minda as the chief human resource...

Tata Electronics hunting for talent; will conduct roadshow in Taiwan

On 13 April 2024, Tata Electronics is planning to hold a roadshow in Hsinchu, a county in Taiwan. The Group is establishing a plant...

Google revamps internal message board amid Gaza conflict tensions

Google’s once freewheeling internal message board, Memegen, is undergoing a change. The platform, a haven for employee memes and commentary for over a decade,...

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