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Hindustan Petroleum’s director – HR, Pushp K. Joshi elevated as CMD

Pushp Kumar Joshi has taken charge as the chairman and managing director at Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (HPCL) from 08 May, 2022. Prior to this...

Coal India signs MoU with XLRI to train 500 HR personnel

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between Coal India (CIL) and the Xavier School of Management (XLRI), Jamshedpur, under which XLRI will...

Syngenta elevates Armaan Seth to global HR role

Syngenta Group, which primarily works in the agriculture technology and crop solutions space, has elevated Armaan Seth to the position of global head-HR for...

ZebPay names Geetika Mehta as CHRO

ZebPay has hired Geetika Mehta as its new CHRO. In this role, she will be responsible for designing and implementing the people strategy, culture...

LEAD School takes on Rohit Thakur as CHRO

LEAD, the edtech and education institute, has hired Rohit Thakur as its new CHRO. Thakur comes with more than two decades of experience in...

XLRI summer interns offered average stipend of Rs 1.28 lakhs per...

XLRI - Xavier School of Management has completed its Summer Internship Placement Process (SIP) for its 470-strong 2021-23 batch of students. The SIP covered...

Kimberly-Clark hires Radhika Tomar as CHRO

Kimberly-Clark has appointed Radhika Tomar as its new CHRO. Tomar comes with 15 years of experience in HR and has worked with some big...

TerraPay gets Vinay Trivedi as its global head – HR

TerraPay, the digital solutions company, has appointed Vinay Trivedi as its new global head of HR. In this role, Trivedi will lead the HR...

Renew Power ropes in L&T Infotech’s Ajay Tripathi, as CHRO

Ajay Tripathi has been appointed as the CHRO at Renew Power, which works in the renewable and environment sector. Tripathi will lead the HR...

Apollo Global Management gets JP Morgan Chase’s Piyali Chowdhry as head...

Apollo Global Management has appointed Piyali Chowdhry as the head of human capital for India. Chowdhry will be leading the HR function for the...

Aparna Passi appointed director – HR, JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar

JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar has appointed Aparna Passi as director – human resources. She will be in charge of HR policies, and will drive...

Uber appoints Divya Garg as head – HR, India & South...

Uber today announced the appointment of Divya Garg as head - HR for the India and South Asia (SA) region. Garg will be working...

Kallol Saha is the new director – HR at Crowne Plaza

Crowne Plaza, owned by the British InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), has announced a key change in the management of one of its biggest hotels...

Rohit Thakur, Paytm’s CHRO, quits

Paytm is seeking approval for its approaching IPO at a meeting, ahead of which it has witnessed major changes in its Board. Rohit Thakur,...

Genpact elevates Rajlakshmi Saikia to VP – global learning operations

Genpact, the global digital transformation firm, has elevated Rajlakshmi Saikia to the position of vice president, global learning operations. In this new role, Saikia...

SV Nathan is the national president, NHRD, 2021-23

SV Nathan, partner and chief talent officer, Deloitte, has been appointed the national president of NHRD for 2021-23. Nathan, who is a member of...

Niharika Rai, global talent management director, Honeywell, quits

Niharika Rai, global talent management director, Honeywell, has quit after a successful seven-year long tenure. Rai had joined Honeywell in 2013, as ACS India...

Emmanuel David retires as director – TMTC, Anand Shankar to take...

Emmanuel David will superannuate as the director of Tata Management Training Centre (TMTC) and Anand Shankar will succeed him. Shankar is a senior corporate...

Rajesh Nair joins Polycab India as CHRO

Polycab, an Indian electrical equipment manufacturing firm, has appointed Rajesh Nair, former head-HR, Tata Motors, as the new president & CHRO. This is the...

Fr. Paul Fernandes, SJ appointed as the new director of XLRI,...

Xavier School of Management (XLRI) Jamshedpur has appointed Fr Paul Fernandes, SJ as the new director of the Institute with immediate effect. Fernandes will...

Rupesh Tripathi elevated to partner & head – people, KPMG

KPMG Global Services has elevated Rupesh Tripathito the position of partner and head of people, starting April 1, 2021. Earlier, he was heading the...

Pooja Gupta appointed CPO, Delhivery

Pooja Gupta is the new chief people officer at Delhivery. Having worked as an independent HR advisor for almost two years, Gupta was earlier...

100% placement at XLRI, avg. salary rises to Rs 25 lakh

XLRI Xavier School of Management has successfully placed all the outgoing students of batch 2019-21. In two days’ time, all 358 candidates of the...

XLRI launches Delhi NCR campus

XLRI – Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur, and the new extension campus - XLRI I Delhi-NCR are both set to commence the new academic...

XLRI 2018-20 batch witnesses 100% placement

The outgoing batch of 2018-20 of the Xavier School of Management (XLRI) saw all the 359 candidates securing offers despite the job market looking...

100% summer internship placement at XLRI, average monthly stipend of...

Xavier School of Management (XLRI) recently completed its summer internship placement Process (SIP) for the 2019-21 batch. All the 361 students who participated have...

Fr P. Christie, S.J. appointed director, XLRI

Xavier School of Management (XLRI), one of the country’s premier business schools, has a new director. Fr. P. Christie, SJ, has stepped into the...

Average salary of Rs 22.35 lakh offered at XLRI placements

The XLRI School of Business and Human Resources has concluded its summer internship placements, with the first batch of 2016–18 comprising 361 students achieving...

XLRI launches virtual interactive learning programme in business management and HRM

The one-year programme also includes a five-day campus stay.

Admissions open to XLRI’s EDHRM (2018-19) programme for working executives

Managers with five years of full time experience are eligible for the course.

Remembering Fr. Maggie of XLRI

Father ED McGrath, former director XLRI passed on to eternity on August 4, 2017. 

Obituary: Fr. McGrath – a Guru, Philosopher and Guide

Fr. Edward Hugh McGrath, SJ, one of the founding fathers of XLRI, is no more. He passed away on August 4 after prolonged illness. He was 95 years old. He came to India in 1949 when he was 26. He was born in New York to Dr John F McGrath and Lillian McGrath on January 7, 1923. At 36, Fr McGrath became the second director of XLRI in 1959. XLRI was born to strengthen industrial India, and bring in ethical management practices strengthening both the  trade unions and personnel managers. He held the position till 1962 and had his second stint as the director between 1981 and 1982. He conducted several courses for management and trade union groups at XLRI. During the 60s, XLRI, under his leadership, started offering courses for unions in collaboration with the steel unions at the Steel Worker College.

In 1987 Fr McGrath moved to the Human Life Centre in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, and took over as director there. He developed vocational training courses, such as written and spoken English, computer operating, tailoring, and carpentry among others.

XLRI to offer general management executive course in Mumbai now

Registrations for the weekend classes—to be held at XIMR, St. Xavier’s College Campus, Mumbai—are open till August 31

Median package of Rs 19 lakh per annum for XLRI graduates...

Out of the 359 pass-outs, 121 have received a pre-placement offer in a recently concluded placement drive.

THC 2.0: Who holds the reins to people happiness?

A panel of senior members from the industry – Rajesh Padmanabhan, Rani Desai, ES Srinivas, Sandip Ghose, Mahalakshmi R and Kamal Karanth – with diverse experience and expertise opine on what happiness means in the current times and how organisations can facilitate the same.  

Capgemini India ropes in IBM’s Anil Jalali as CHRO

Jalali’s predecessor, BL Narayan, has moved on as head of solutions & sales support for the company’s Business Services strategic business unit.

Prabir Jha gets an extended portfolio at Cipla

In addition to leading human resources, corporate communications and administration for the firm, globally, he will now also look after legal and corporate affairs.

InsideView appoints Revathy Reddy as HR director, for India operations

Reddy will be responsible for innovative HR systems and processes, delivering strategies and providing overall leadership to the HR function.

BEML elevates HR director Hota as CMD

Hota is an economics graduate from St. Stephens, New Delhi, who also holds an MBA in human resources from XLRI, Jamshedpur.

Genpact appoints Meena Wilson as head of women’s leadership programme

The Genpact Centre for Women’s Leadership (GCWL) is an  industry-academia partnership— combining the power of research with industry best practices — to empower women, make them leaders and drive gender-inclusive growth. 

XLRI gets a new campus

It is designed to provide ample space to study, relax, interact,  innovate and engage in lively discussions.

Ashok Ramachandran to join Aditya Birla Group as group executive president...

The move comes after his successful stint, with Vodafone India, of over six years.

Madhavi Lall takes over as HR head, Deutsche Bank India

With more than 25 years of experience in the field of human resources, Lall is fully equipped to understand the needs of the industry. 

XLRI Jamshedpur collaborates with HGEIL to launch new postgraduate programmes

With a huge online presence, the Hughes Interactive Onsite Learning Platform has helped more than 25,000 students move up the career ladder within their organisations.

Geetika Mehta appointed as director, human resources at Urban Ladder

The company plans to triple its headcount in the next one year...

XLRI hosts its 7th National HR Conference

New directions and trends in HR discussed in the presence of industry leaders...

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

US Securities finds lack of integrity in EY employees

Ernst & Young (EY), has been penalised by the US securities and exchange commission (SEC) for $100 million. It has been found that audit professionals...

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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...

Paytm founder tries to attract talent by providing remote work option

The founder of Paytm, Vijay Shekhar Sharma, has tweeted that Paytm allows remote working for certain roles and has urged people to check out...

Mechatronics: SKODA invites application for 11th batch of its apprenticeship programme

With an aim to skill high school graduates and displaced workers, SKODA AUTO Volkswagen India (SAVWIPL) will start accepting applications for its Mechatronics programme. Mechatronics...

Layoffs continue in edtech: Whitehat Jr fires 300 employees

Edtech company Whitehat Jr, which was acquired by BYJU’s in 2020, has laid around 300 employees. The downsizing would affect employees both in India...

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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...

“A CEO needs to acknowledge the silent majority who create the company’s fortunes” S...

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