Nasscom appoints Accenture’s Rekha Menon as Chairperson

Rekha takes on the position from her previous role as Vice-Chairperson, succeeding UB Pravin Rao, Chief Operating Officer, Infosys, who served as chairman for 2020-21. Nasscom appoints Accenture’s Rekha Menon as Chairperson Rekha M Menon, Chairperson and Sr. Managing Director of Accenture…Read More »

ESI Corporation expands coverage of ESI Scheme

Apart from beneficiaries of ESI schemes, health services of under-utilized ESIC hospitals have been made available to non-Insured Person (IPs). [the_ad id=”1630″] ESI Corporation expands coverage of ESI Scheme The Employees’ State Insurance (ESI) Corporation has decided to expand coverage of ESI…Read More »

Kotak Life appoints Ruchira Bhardwaja as CHRO

Ruchira joins from Future Generali India where she was working as Chief HR Officer for more than 5 years. [the_ad id=”1630″] Kotak Life appoints Ruchira Bhardwaja as Chief Human Resource Officer Kotak Life Insurance appoints Ruchira Bhardwaja as Chief Human Resource Officer,…Read More »

What does agile HR actually look like?

The upheaval of 2020 had many organisations scrambling to adopt more agile HR practices or risk falling behind. But what does it take to get it right? Survival in 2020 required rapid adaptation. This meant organisations that had baked agility into their…Read More »

Redeployments: a legal refresher

As JobKeeper comes to an end next month, redundancies could be on the table for some organisations. So now is the perfect time to brush up on your legal obligations around redeployment. With the COVID-19 pandemic (generally) under control in Australia and…Read More »

3 ways upskilling can boost the post-COVID economy

A new report finds the practice will be key to stimulating recovery. At the World Economic Forum’s Davos Agenda 2021 conference late last month, global leaders came together to discuss how to restore trust in a post-COVID-19 world. One of the week’s…Read More »

42 lakh jobs in 12 countries: Skill Ministry

[the_ad id=”1630″] The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has identified 42 lakh jobs, both blue- and grey –collar — about three lakh opportunities in Europe, about 26 in the Gulf and about 10 in Singapore, New Zealand, Switzerland and the…Read More »