Tag: work from office

‘Work from office 4 days a week’: Snapchat to employees

Snapchat has asked its employees to come in to office for 80 per cent of the time, that is, four days a week. The...

It’s work-from-office for Infosys staff

Infosys wishes for its employees to return to office. The Company has internally communicated to its employees that the return-to-office will be implemented in...

TCS tracks employee attendance, asks staff to produce med certificates for...

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has grabbed headlines yet again for promoting the work from office culture. The Company has been very openly critical about...

84% employees will return to office to be able to socialise...

Recently Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) had made news for its innovative social-media campaigns aimed at wooing its employees back to office. Microsoft’s Work Trend...

Why DXC Technology still prefers remote work

Many of the big conglomerates and IT giants have made it clear that they want their employees to return to office. Some companies have...

Fidelity Investments refurbishes office to maximise flexibility

Fidelity Investments India has completely refurbished its office in Bangalore, with updated infrastructure, facilities, and amenities to provide more space focused on flexible working. The...

74% occupiers prefer distributed workspaces: Survey

What occupiers want from offices has undergone a drastic change post the pandemic. The very purpose and need of office spaces has had to...

Tesla is tracking employees on office attendance

Tesla is monitoring employees and their presence in the office. The carmaker had asked its employees to start coming to the office. A Tesla employee...

Starbucks CEO begs staff to return to office

That most employees across the globe are unwilling to return to office full time is becoming clearer by the day. Howard Schultz, CEO, Starbucks...

Apple staff unhappy with new hybrid model

Some employees of Apple have written to the management of the tech major expressing their disapproval of the new hybrid policy, which fixes three...

TresVista staff embrace 3-day work-from-office with 100% capacity

TresVista, the global firm offering a range of services to a wide array of clients including asset managers, advisors, corporates, and entrepreneurs, has resumed...

Will India Inc. see a complete move back to office in...

It has been about two years since the pandemic disrupted the way we work to a great extent, some may even say to an...

‘Choose your work-from-office days’: Amazon to employees

Amazon was very eager to bring back its corporate employees to the office. This September, the Company was planning to bring back all its...

McDonald’s staff to work from office thrice a week

Corporate staff at McDonald's are expected to start working from office thrice a week. Chris Kempczinski, CEO, McDonald’s, drew attention to the fact that...

Work-from-office thrice a week for Flipkart staff

Come December, employees of Indian e-commerce firm, Flipkart, will return to office for three days a week. By then, the Company hopes to achieve...

Droom resumes work from office in 100% capacity

Droom, an e-commerce platform for sale and purchase of cars, has resumed work from office. The Company has over 250 employees who are all...

Samung’s inhouse agency Cheil India accused of forcing staff to work...

Cheil India, the communication solutions agency, has been accused of forcing its employees to work from office. Former employees have taken to social media...

ATG to restart work-from-office from a brand new HQ

ATG is all set for a restart in 2021. All the world is, but for the Mumbai-based tire manufacturer and marketer, the New Year...

BoB may adopt mix of WFH and work-from-branches model

In July, State Bank of India had announced the ‘work from anywhere’ strategy amidst the pandemic. Now Bank of Baroda (BoB) is considering following...

How cultural changes will ensure success for the new hybrid work...

Microsoft Teams handles about 200 million meeting participants each day, that is, a whopping 4.1 billion minutes of meetings! This data points to a...

Few IT employees may be allowed to go to work

In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, the Government announced in an advisory on March 24, that IT/ITES sector employees, who are involved in...

Is Morgan Stanley laying off 2% of its workforce?

Morgan Stanley may be laying off about two per cent of its workforce. If media reports are to be believed, of the more than...

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Change of guard at P&G

Procter & Gamble has announced the elevation of Bala Purushothaman to global CHRO. He will be stepping into the shoes of Tracey Grabowski who...

ExxonMobil hikes pay for CEO, CFO, senior VPs

Exxon Mobil Corp XOM.N has decided to raise the base salaries — that make up 10 per cent of overall compensation — of its...

One’s loss is another’s gain – The positive side of layoffs

The tech sector has been gripped by a flurry of layoffs. The mood is far from upbeat as bad times are being predicted. With...

35% of TCS workforce comprises women

TATA Consultancy Services (TCS) is the leader in the second edition of the top 10 employers of women in the country, released by Burgundy...

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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...