Category: HR Trends

IIT Kharagpur, AWS join hands to create AI L&D portal

IIT Kharagpur’s Centre for Artificial Intelligence (AI) has collaborated with Amazon Web Services (AWS), to develop a National Artificial Intelligence Resource Portal (NAIRP) to offer various learning resources on AI. With initial funding from the Human Resources Ministry, NAIRP was launched as…Read More »

Pravasi Rojgar’s JV with GoodWorker to benefit 10 crore blue-collar workers

Bollywood actor Sonu Sood, in partnership with Schoolnet, a vocational skill provider, has formed a joint venture (JV) with Temasek-backed job-matching platform, GoodWorker. An initial investment of Rs 250 crore from GoodWorker will assist blue-collar workers in procuring skills as well as…Read More »

Amazon to spend $ 500 million as employee holiday bonus

Amazon.com will pay its employees— who pack and deliver goods — a one-time bonus of up to $ 300. This move comes at a time when the company faces a labour union drive and criticism for rolling back its pandemic hazard pay.…Read More »

Ashok Leyland announces voluntary retirement scheme

Last year, Ashok Leyland had offered two months’ fixed pay for each completed year of service for employees with 15 years of tenure. For those who had completed between five and 10 years, it was offering one month of fixed pay. Ashok…Read More »

KPMG’s HR Pulse Survey 2020 reveals key insights into the HR industry

The HR Pulse Survey 2020 from KPMG comes at a time when the dynamics of the workplace is changing forcing HR heads across the globe to help minimise disruption and business impact. COVID-19 has shaken the core paradigms of work and pushed…Read More »

A leader’s state of being

Several years ago, I heard a story that had a massive impact on me. It was a story of a golden eagle that moved away from its tribe after birth and started living with some hens. As it grew up, it started…Read More »

Vacancies at NSD, salaries ranging from Rs 18K to 1.7 lakh

National School of Drama (NSD), is accepting applications from interested candidates for various posts, including librarian, assistant director and sound technician. The autonomous body, which functions under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, will accept only online applications, the last date…Read More »

Centre to study job-creation environment, take national headcount

The Central government is setting up a special committee to help the Labour Bureau conduct a national survey and take a headcount of the number of people employed by professionals, such as lawyers, architects, fashion designers, doctors and chartered accountants. These professionals…Read More »

6 ways tech is turning talent acquisition smart

Among the many new virtual realities forced on organisations this year, one of the most significant has been the shift in the recruitment process. COVID-19 may have disrupted business operations, but HR leaders are secretly breathing a sigh of relief. This year,…Read More »

92% Indian professionals prefer robots for mental-health support

Of the over 1,000 professionals surveyed by Oracle and Workplace Intelligence, 92 per cent feel that they would prefer robots helping them in case of mental health issues, than human beings. The study, by the HR research and advisory firm, revealed that…Read More »

Mahindra Logistics trains 20,000 in 2 years under PMKY

Third party logistics solution company, Mahindra Logistics (MLL), has not only added 10,100 seasonal jobs in preparation for the festive season, but plans to retain quite a few of them. The Company has trained about 20,000 people, including drivers and warehouse operators…Read More »

Over 5 lakh direct jobs to be offered by Salesforce in India

Salesforce will add over five lakh direct jobs in India in the times to come. While the California-based IT company will create about 13 lakh indirect jobs, it will take on 5,48,000 people directly soon. With an aim to decrease the digital…Read More »

Nippon Life India, Byju’s expand ESOP pool

Byju’s, the educational technology and online tutoring company, and Nippon Life India Asset Management are the latest additions to the list of companies that have expanded their ESOP pool recently. Nippon Life has allotted 94,420 equity under the ‘Reliance Nippon Life Asset…Read More »

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Boris Johnson tells people to work from home as the UK becomes gripped by a second coronavirus wave

Boris Johnson’s government tells workers to stay at home if they can. This follows weeks of his government urging people in England to return to offices. Prime Minister Johnson will announce the new guidance to MPs on Tuesday afternoon. His government will…Read More »

Happy employees bring happy customers

“Happy employees, Happy customers”. The industry leaders have given a nod to the statement and employers, big or small, have realized that any investment in its employees brings greater returns in terms of customer satisfaction and productivity. Happy employees bring happy customers…Read More »

Open Digital Ecosystems Can Unlock Opportunities Worth $700 Bn For India: Report

NODEs in sectors of talent, agriculture, small-medium businesses, can help close to 50-80 million additional Indians to find better-fit jobs, lead to 1.5x increase in farmers’ income BENGALURU: As conversations around digital public infrastructure start to gain momentum, platformisation and National Open…Read More »

3 ways to bring job crafting to life

Despite compelling evidence for doing so, we seldom actively encourage employees to personalise their work. An HR consultant and job crafting specialist explains how organisations can bring job crafting to life. Job crafting offers organisations an evidence-based approach to enable people to…Read More »