” Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) announced the appointment of Rajesh Gopinathan as the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director. Gopinathan will succeed N Chandrasekaran the current CEO who will now take charge of Tata Sons as the Chairman.  Prior to his appointment to the company’s top post, Gopinathan was the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and
” No matter how much you love your job, or enjoy the company of your colleagues, there is always, always this one co-worker with whom you can’t seem to get along. An unsaid cold war silently builds between the two of you, until it reaches a point where all bets are off, and dealing with
” Snapdeal, popular e-commerce platform appointed Jason Kothari as Chief Strategy and Investment Officer. Jason was earlier leading real estate firm Housing.com as CEO.  In Snapdeal, he would be taking care of all investments and strategic partnerships along with portfolio management, raising capital for the company and also overseeing companies owned by or invested in
” Does HR have no role to play in one of the fastest growing segments of the economy?  The last decade has seen remarkable growth in Uber, Airbnb and other pioneers in the ‘sharing economy’ (so called because, on the supply side, they allow individuals and groups to make money from underused assets). These firms
” Have you ever wondered the difference between a manager and a leader? A manager runs the organization’s day to day functions, fulfilling a technical role within the system. A leader, on the other hand, is someone who possesses the vision and the ability to make people want to follow him. A leader is not
” Bengaluru-based online fashion hub has roped in Himmat Singh Padode as its chief data scientist. This move is a part of the firm’s strategic planning to strengthen its analytics platform.  Before joining Voonik, Padode was working with Groupon, a Chicago-based deal provider where he was spearheading the company’s international data team from is Silicon
” Moonfrog Labs, a leading mobile game developing company, appointed Deepa Naidu as the Director of Human Resources. She will play a pivotal role in nurturing and developing a strong talent pool to propel the company through its next stage of growth.  Prior to this, Deepa was leading the talent development at GSN. With over
” Udacity, a pioneer in online education has announced the appointment of Ishan Gupta as the managing director for India. A successful entrepreneur, Ishan Gupta has played a formidable role in edutech in India, having built EduKart in 2011, a leading education marketplace for India. He most recently served as the vice president (Business) at
” No one would like to work under a micromanager, who is an absolute control freak and has their eyes and mind following you everywhere. Unfortunately, if you do then you alone know how painful and frustrating it gets to be scrutinized. Work gets off your list in double the time because of their attention
” The past decade will surely get the title of being the most defining decade in India for the Human Resources function. Be it adoption of mature HR Transformation practices, going digital or attracting investments, HR and HR tech in India have come a long way. And for the first time since the inception of