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Target to Diversify the Workforce by 2020

The Corporate world bore witness to initiatives taken by the respective HR Management to attract female employees’ and their best practices implemented to retain them. The initiative was thought since years but the practices are off lately, serving its purpose as the study this year indicates 5 percent rise in women participation in corporate India compared to the previous year 2016, according to AVTAR Group – a diversity advocate and workplace inclusion expert & Working Mother Media, an organisation promoting gender-parity.

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Ultimate Solutions - A Leading HR Management for Suites and Payroll Software

Ultimate Software, a leading supplier of Human capital Management (HCM) solutions in the cloud computing field, declared that the organization has been referred to as a 'Pioneer' in HR Management Suites and Payroll Software with the most astounding general fulfilment off late, according to reports distributed by G2 Crowd Inc.

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Nepali Companies to Witness Good Changes in HR Management

HR Management has witnessed its rise in stock in most Nepali organisations, according to The Kathmandu Post. For the past few decades, HR Society of Nepal has been spreading awareness regarding the importance of HR Management and its key roles.

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CII Presents Delhi HR Conclave - 'From Better to Best Practices'

Over 80 HR professionals participated in Delhi HR Conclave organised by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) at Juniper Hall, India Habitat Centre to discuss key roles of an HR professional.

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From 16,173 to 11,500! TCS' International Hiring Falls

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) recruited over 11,500 people outside India during 2016-17, including graduates from engineering and B-schools in the US.

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Trump's 'America First' - Infosys to Hire 10,000 Americans

Indian IT major Infosys will hire about 10,000 locals in the US over the next two years and set up four technology and innovation hubs there, as part of its efforts to tide over visa-related issues.

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Bengaluru - 'Best Place to Begin and End your Career'

The weather isn't the only thing that is great about Bengaluru.

Companies in India's Silicon Valley pay more money than those in any other city in the country, with IT professionals receiving the biggest pay cheques, a new survey by HR consulting firm Randstad shows.

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Now, 'Pawternity Leave' to Employees @HCI

HarperCollins Publishers India (HCI) is to grant 'pawternity leave' to employees who are adopting pets.

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'India Among Most Optimistic Globally on Hiring'

Indian employers are the fourth most optimistic globally about hiring plans for the next three months but opportunities for job seekers are likely to be fewer than last year, says a survey.

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'By 2021, India will see 23 pc Job Loss'

Automation is the new norm across sectors and will affect the bottom of the pyramid so much so that 4 out of every 10 jobs globally would be lost due to this by 2021, experts say.

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Google Faces Heat Over Underpaying Female Workers

Government investigators, looking into how Google pays its employees, have accused the tech giant of short-changing women doing similar work to men.

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McAfee to up Hiring Investment in India

IT security firm McAfee is looking at adding more jobs at its centre in Bengaluru and will continue to invest in growing local business in India, a top official said.

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Starbucks to Create 240,000 Jobs by 2021

Starbucks is ramping up its hiring efforts, and has announced plans to create more than 240,000 jobs globally by 2021.

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Want to do Better at Work? 'Make Time for Sex'

Want to stay happy and perform better at work? Start performing better in bed, as a study reveals, workers who had sex the night before are doing better at their jobs the next day.

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Paid Leaves during Periods? Italy may follow Japan & Indonesia

Italy could soon become the first Western country to offer paid 'menstrual leave' to women who experience painful periods, joining Japan and Indonesia.

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Trump & H-1B Visas - TCS to Hire more in America

India's top software services exporter Tata Consultancy Services will step up local hiring in the United States, and has no plans to cut investments there as it continues to expect robust growth from its biggest overseas market.

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ShopClues appoints former Zopper, Reliance execs to lead marketing, HR

E-commerce firm ShopClues has appointed Zopper executive Harneet Singh as vice president of marketing and Reliance executive Babu Vittal as head of human resources, a statement issued by the firm said.

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Flexible HR policies helpful in attracting more women to IT

HR policies and practices like flexible working hours, parental leave and anti-harassment have helped in bringing more women into India’s IT sector according to Nasscom.

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FreeCharge CEO Govind Rajan quits; Jason Kothari to oversee business ops

Govind Rajan, the chief executive of Jasper Infotech owned digital payments platform FreeCharge, has resigned from the company

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Indian Companies among Top Ten in the World for Parental Leave Options

India is among the top ten countries having the highest percentage of companies providing parental leaves.

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H1-B Visa Fraud : Indian origin HR Manager convicted

An Indian-origin human resource manager has become the third person connected with two outsourcing companies to be convicted of H1-B Visa fraud in a scheme that also ripped off tech employee, according to Paul Fishman, the federal prosecutor for New Jersey.

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India can be Future Human Resource Exporter

India could be a future exporter for human resource to world. We impart skill training to over 300 million youth in next 5 years said the Union Skill Development Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Saturday.

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Over 10 Lakh New Jobs, Hefty Hikes Expected in 2016

Good news awaits the job market in 2016 with the companies expected to add more than 10 lakh employees to their payrolls and dole out hefty salary hikes in the range of 10-30 percent for right talent in 2016.

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Pay Attention to Attention

It's well said that a wealth of information creates a poverty of attention, and most workers are now living that mental skirmish every day. While many of us are drowning in information, we are also expected to process it faster, getting to insights, recommendations, and decisions more rapidly.

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'Acche Din', Finally! 'More Hiring, Higher Salary in Second Half of 2015'

Employers in India are planning to increase their staff strength as well as compensation levels for their current employees in the second half of 2015, according to the job portal CareerBuilder India.

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Hold your Breath! Microsoft Gearing up for Massive Job Cuts

Microsoft has gone for massive job cuts over the last couple of years, reflecting a significant shift in its business strategy. Since the acquisition of Nokia, the company has embarked on a massive layoff of 18,000 people.

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Catnapping at Workplace Boosts Productivity

Employers may find their employees more productive and less irritated when nap pods or extended break times are available at work, say researchers.

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All you Need to Know about Flipkart's Maternity Leave Policy

Flipkart, India's biggest e-commerce company, has announced a new policy on maternity leaves for new mothers, aimed at making itself a better workplace for women.

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India Inc -> US: $15 billion, 91,000 jobs

According to a new report released by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Grant Thornton (GT), on Capitol Hill, India-based companies are responsible for creating 91,000 jobs and $15 billion in investments across the United States.

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Attention Jobseekers! Accenture to Hire 95,000 in 2015

In the latest quarter, Accenture shot past Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) in headcount. On the prospect of a strong growth, the company is expected to hire about 95,000 in fiscal 2015.

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Acche Din for Job Seekers - Hiring up in last 12 Months

The Narendra Modi-led NDA government’s promise of acche din seems to have arrived for the job seekers. The past 12 months has witnessed a hectic pace of online hiring.

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HSBC Global Job Cut to have Little Impact on India

HSBC's decision to cut upto 50,000 jobs globally is expected to be minimal for its operations in India and some surprise benefits may also come in.

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Saving $5 bn by 2017! HSBC to cut 50,000 Jobs

As part of a restructuring, HSBC Bank said it would cut its global headcount by up to 50,000.

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Modi@365! Hiring up by 2 Percent

One year of Narendra Modi's government has witnessed a 2 percent rise in hiring activity.

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On a Hiring Spree! HP to Hire 1400 in India

Hewlett-Packard is all set to hire 1400 people in India as part of its restructuring initiative, with an aim to save cash and boost its research and development.

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Opening up High Job Potential Sectors Key Focus: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said areas with high employment potential and strong local talent will be the focus to woo foreign investment and expressed confidence that reform measures like GST and land acquisition bills will be passed in 'a matter of time'.

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'Steve Jobs was Never Fired from Apple'

Steve Jobs openly talked about getting fired from Apple, calling it 'devastating' and blaming former CEO John Sculley for it.

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Resume Fraud: India No. 4 in APAC

With the recruitment drive witnessing an upswing in the last quarter in India, the percentage of discrepancies found in the screening process has also increased year-on-year, according to a recent report.

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Power of Big Data in Learning and Talent Development

Skillsoft, a global leader in learning and talent management, is going to present live demonstrations of the latest next-generation adaptive capabilities the company has been developing with IBM Research over the past 18 months, at 2015 Global Skillsoft Perspectives customer conference in Orlando.

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India's Biggest Strength is its Human Resource: PM Modi

The Prime Minister of India, Mr Narendra Modi, called for a change in the mindset in order to make the most of the huge human resource available with India.

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Job Creator: Indians No. 2 in London

Indians have become the second biggest job creators in London in 2015.

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The Housing.com Saga! Resign, Apology & Rs 200 cr Gift

First the resignation, then the withdrawal along with apology and finally gifting entire stock to staff! A week after withdrawing resignation, Housing.com Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Rahul Yadav has decided to allot all his personal holding in the company worth Rs 150-200 crore to the employees.

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Fleet Expansion: SpiceJet to Hire 100 Pilots, 200 Cabin Crew

Low cost carrier (LCC) SpiceJet, which saw exit of 100 pilots when uncertainty had gripped the carrier till this February, is now going to hire an equal number of pilots.

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Married Daughter can Get Dad's Job: Madras High Court

The Madras High Court has ruled that married daughter of a government employee is eligible for a job on compassionate grounds after the death of her father while in service.

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Prepare for Shutdown: Greenpeace to Employees

With the NDA government's crackdown on its funding, Greenpeace might have to wind up its India operations in a month, the organisation's India head told the employees.

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Grab Now! Over 4,000 Jobs in Bihar

The Bihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC) has invited application for recruitment of 4,391 agriculture coordinators in the health department.

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'Govt Must Fill Vacancies in NDMA'

Rajya Sabha members from the Opposition reminded the government that the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) remains headless with numerous vacancies and the situation should be rectified at the earliest.

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'Google Most Attractive Employer in India'

According to leading human resource consultancy Randstad, Google has emerged as the most attractive employer in the country followed by Sony.

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Services can Create Millions of Jobs: FM Arun Jaitley

India has the means and the potential to become a global hub for services, and become a major source of job creation for millions of youth in the country, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said.

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India's Human Resource is our Biggest Strength: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi called to revamp archaic rules to enable the services sector to expand globally, and urged local players not to fear competition.

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IIM Trichy Student Offered Rs.19.5 lakh Package

More than 100 students of 2013-15 batch of the PG programme at IIM-Trichy have got job offers from leading corporates in the campus placement held recently.

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Wipro Announces Shares Worth over Rs 1 crore for Employees

IT major Wipro has announced the allotment of 18,819 shares to the eligible employees. The shares will be worth about Rs one crore at the current market price.

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'Employers Back in Action Mode, HR Managers in Demand'

A pro-active government, influx of foreign investments and improved consumer sentiments has cheered up the Indian Job market during July-December 2014 period.

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48,000 BPO Jobs in Small Towns Soon: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the government will soon unveil a policy to generate around 48,000 jobs in Business Process Outsourcing firms that would be set up in small towns.

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Modi's Jan Dhan Yojna Gets Thumbs up from World Bank Chief

World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim said that Narendra Modi's "strong visionary leadership had resulted in "extraordinary effort" by India on financial inclusion of its people as he heaped praises on his Jan Dhan Yojna scheme.

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'TCS Discriminates Against Americans, Wants Only Indians'

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is in the midst of a controversy after a former employee has accused the IT services company of discriminating against American workers, and favouring South Asians in hiring and promotion.

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TCS Offers Record Rs 2628 cr Bonus to Employees

Software exporter giant Tata Consultancy Services announced a Rs 2,628 crore one-time bonus to staff to mark 10 years of its public listing, probably the largest-ever bonus payouts by an Indian company.

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Our Youth Should be Job Creators, Not Job Seekers: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi vowed to clean up the disorder left behind by others and asserted that a new atmosphere of trust has built in India since NDA government took over in May 2014.

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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Tops Global CEO Pay Chart

Technology giant Microsoft’s Indian-origin chief Satya Nadella has emerges as the top-pad CEO in the US with a pay package of $ 84.3 million (Rs 525 crore) a year.

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Obese & Looking for a Job? It's not that Easy in UK

According to the law firm Crossland Employment Solicitors, 45 percent of British employers admit they are less inclined to recruit an applicant if he or she is obese.

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Now Get Paid for Staying in Bed

Now staying in bed can earn you dollars. According to a PTI report, NASA is offering to pay people $18000 for staying in bed for 70 days.

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SBI on a hiring spree, to recruit 2400 POs

SBI is all set to hire again. The country's largest lender is slated to recruit around 2400 entry-level executives or probationary officers through an online tests followed by a group discussion and interview.

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30 cr Jobs will be Created Once Land Bill is Passed: FM Arun Jaitley

About 30 crore landless people will get employment in the industrial corridors following amendments to the Land Acquisition Bill, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said.

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Another Top Engineer from Google to Join Flipkart

India's leading online portal, Flipkart is likely to recruit another top engineer from Google in its efforts to tap into Silicon Valley for talent to improve their technology front.

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