Tag: Welspun

Welspun Corp appoints Kumaar Priyaranjan as the CHRO

On January 4, 2023, Kumaar Priyaranjan was appointed as the chief human resource officer of Welspun Corp, a welded line pipe manufacturer and the...

Challenges in talent mobility – why it fails?

Talent mobility is a key element of talent management, it describes an employees ability to move between positions within their company. Encouraging talent mobility...

Rajesh Padmanabhan appointed chairman at HONO

Rajesh Padmanabhan has been appointed as the chairman at the HONO board of directors. HONO is an HR tech company offering various AI-driven HR...

Welspun India hires Madhumita Mitra as CHRO

Welspun India appointed Madhumita Mitra as the new CHRO. Mitra announced her appointment as the CHRO at Welspun on a social-media platform. “I consider myself...

Extension post superannuation — Why and how?

It is not uncommon to find senior employees being granted extension after superannuation, especially in public-sector undertakings. The general notion is that PSUs value...

Yokohama’s Rajeev Singh joins Solara Active Pharma, as CHRO

Rajeev Singh, who was the CHRO at Yokohama Off Highway Tires, has now entered the pharma space, by joining Solara Active Pharma Sciences as...

Rajendra Mehta succeeds Kaustubh Sonalkar as group CHRO at Welspun

Welspun Group, the Indian conglomerate with diverse businesses, has elevated Rajendra Mehta to the position of group CHRO, with effect from September 1, as...

Welspun India promotes innovation through inclusive employee programme

Welspun India, the global home textiles company, has launched an organisation-wide programme, Manthan, to nurture and promote an entrepreneurial work culture. Founded on the...

Welspun launches wellness app for employees; committed towards building a wellness...

At Welspun, the conversation around employee wellbeing has really picked up. Bidisha Banerjee, chief – talent, culture & employer branding, Welspun, for the last...

Desi HR in a foreign land: Five tips to succeed

Managing HR in a foreign land is not an easy task, especially for people who have majorly spent their time working in homeland. So,...

How are organisations mapping talent in the era of AI?

Talent mapping in a large organisation with thousands of employees is almost like hunting for a needle in a haystack. To map the right...

“‘Fetch your Own Coffee’ to become a good leader”

Kaustubh Sonalkar’s book, Fetch your Own Coffee, is a collection of his memorable and perceptive blog posts, initially posted on WordPress, and which later...

Rajendra Mehta is new CHRO, Welspun India

Welspun India has announced the appointment of Rajendra Mehta as its new president and CHRO. In his new role, Mehta will be leading the...

Nisha Verma joins Apparel Group as chief human capital officer

Nisha Verma has moved to the UAE to take on her new role as the chief human capital officer, Apparel Group. She will be...

Welspun develops strategy to create leadership pipeline

This three-dimensional model develops potential leaders on three aspects – culture, capabilities and performance.

How ‘design thinking’ can be an effective tool for human resources

Design thinking draws upon logic, imagination, intuition, and systemic reasoning, to explore possibilities of what could be, and to create desired outcomes that benefit the end user,  be it the customer or the employee.

Former Vedanta CHRO, Rajesh Padmanabhan, joins Welspun Group as director &...

Padmanabhan quit the Vedanta Group in August, 2015.

Google employees  protest against mass layoffs

Google, the tech giant, recently fired approximately 12,000 employees in January, which resulted in protests from workers in both the US coasts. The workers...

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Has Apple violated US Labour Laws?

A US labour agency’s investigations have revealed that the workplace policies at Apple do not encourage employees to discuss their working conditions. The National Labour...

Tasmac raises salary for its finance staff in Tamil Nadu

Tasmac has met the long-awaited request of assistant engineers (accounts) in the corporation by raising their annual increment from 1,250 to 2,500. This boost...

Air India deducts salary of employees for not vacating staff quarters

Air India began deducting the pay of employees who have not left their company-provided housing in Vasant Vihar, Delhi and the Air India Colony...

The risks of ‘gig economy’ in the Philippines

The World Bank's economic update for the Philippines in December 2022 warned of the growing informality in the labour market, with an increase in...

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EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

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“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...