NHRDN - Mumbai Chapter Work Rules! Insights from Inside Google: A Book Review
” Earlier, People Matters brought you a list of 10 Books every HR professional should read.  We here present you our review on “Work Rules! Insights from Inside Google-that will transform how you live and lead”, authored by Lazlo Bock, former SVP of People Operations at Google. Today, we don’t search for something on the
NHRDN - Mumbai Chapter Reimagine hiring for tomorrow: Will culture-fit be the new pivot?
” “The true merit of starting the company is to build an organization where people would really love to come and work.” These were the opening lines of Ankur Warikoo, CEO of Nearbuy at the session titled ‘Reimagine hiring for tomorrow’ at People Matters TA League Annual Conference, 2017. At the session, he gave practical
NHRDN - Mumbai Chapter GlCs have a significant role in creating job opportunities in India
” Global In-House Centers (GICs) which were also known as Captive Centers are offshore centers that perform designated functions for large organizations. Wayne Townsend, President of Epsilon was in Bangalore to inaugurate HUB 2 as part of Epsilon’s further expansion into India. Epsilon provides a broad range of marketing services spanning database marketing, direct mail,
NHRDN - Mumbai Chapter GST implementation to create jobs in the economy
” GST is not only going to ease business and attract foreign investments but is also going to create jobs in the economy. According to the media reports, implementation of GST would open up 1 lacs jobs in the future as corporates rush to hire specialists to help them in the process. According to the
NHRDN - Mumbai Chapter Indian employees adopting flexi & digital workspaces: Microsoft Study
” A large number of the Gen X and Millennial workforce in India are open to digital workspaces, value work-life integration (rather than work-life separation), and are embracing flexi workstyles that enable them to be mobile professionals with a personalized way of how they work and live. In fact, adoption of practices and advanced technology
NHRDN - Mumbai Chapter Top trends in 2017 Employee Benefits Study by SHRM
” Employee benefits offerings are key to business success – organizations are realizing this truth as one-third of US corporates have increased their benefits offerings in the last 12 months. This has come out in the recently released SHRM’s ‘2017 Employee Benefits Study’. Health (22%) and wellness (24%) benefits have seen the most growth in
NHRDN - Mumbai Chapter More than half of US workforce is now local: Wipro
” Wipro announced in a press release that over 50% of its workforce in USA is now local. Further, it expanded on its hiring record, stating that over 1,600 American employees have been hired in the past six months; adding that it will sustain the momentum to recruit locally from American universities.  With over 40
NHRDN - Mumbai Chapter Cognizant delays salary hikes and promotion by 3 months
” IT major, Cognizant has decided to delay salary hikes and promotions for employees for 3 months due to rising business costs and visa curbs, as per media report. The new salary scale and promotions will be effective from October 1, as reported by Business Standard.  Looking at the grim situation of the IT sector,
NHRDN - Mumbai Chapter Zeta picks up stake in ZingHR
” Zeta, a fintech pioneer in digitised employee benefits solutions, has made an equity investment in ZingHR, a cloud services provider, for an undisclosed amount. ZingHR will also now offer its clients Zeta’s digital employee benefits solutions such as meal vouchers, paperless claims for medical, LTA, fuel, mobile and so on. This investment will bolster
NHRDN - Mumbai Chapter McDonald's to shut 43 outlets in Delhi, but will retain employees
” There is sad news for Delhi. Burger lovers will have to look for other options or skip ordering burgers if they want one from McDonald’s. As per ET report, McDonald’s, one of the most common go-to burger joints in Delhi has decided to shut 43 outlets. McDonald’s has about 55 outlets in the city.