Tag: virtual

Elon Musk’s first interaction with Twitter staff on 16 June

Elon Musk, CEO, Tesla, will address the employees of Twitter for the first time since his bid to acquire the social-media company earlier this...

ONGC launches a women’s leadership development programme

‘Urjasvini’, the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation’s (ONGC) women’s leadership programme, was launched virtually yesterday. The five to six-month long programme will be executed...

Flipkart commits to taking forward the D&I agenda

The second edition of #include, the Indian e-commerce company, Flipkart’s annual event, witnessed prominent industry leaders throwing light on their biggest learnings, challenges and...

IndusInd, Bharat Financial Inclusion staff perform in ‘Run to the Moon’

In a unique initiative, the employees at IndusInd Bank and subsidiary Bharat FInancial Inclusion, participated in a virtual event called ‘Run to the Moon’....

Virtual upskilling of employees at Infosys

Information technology company, Infosys, has clearly made effective use of the countrywide lockdown by providing digital skills to its employees through virtual trainings. According to...

How different is Ugam, an analytics company’s virtual onboarding

Analytics company, Ugam, a subsidiary of the Merkle Group, has recently onboarded 47 employees as part of its global hiring process. It started its...

Is Amazon hiring again after letting go 10,000 globally?

It hasn’t been long since Amazon announced its intention to lay off 10,000 from its global workforce. Now, media reports seem to suggest that the...

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Are layoffs justified in a business downturn?

Of late, headlines have been all about layoffs, downsizing and retrenchment. All the big tech firms— including Amazon, Microsoft, Facebook’s parent company Meta and...

Elon Musk slashes several employee benefits at Twitter

After the massive layoffs, the majority of the benefits that Twitter used to give its employees have apparently been reduced by Elon Musk. These benefits...

Amazon may let go hundreds in India as it closes verticals

Amazon India is expected to render hundreds of people jobless as it winds up Amazon Distribution, its wholesale e-commerce website. The e-commerce company is...

In the age of specialists, how important are transferable skills?

Transferable skills, also known as ‘core skills’ or ‘soft skills’, are developed by people over time. These skills not only add versatility to an...

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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...