Chinese CEO takes 6400 of staff on 4-day holiday to France
Chinese CEO takes 6400 of staff on 4-day holiday to France

A Chinese boss has taken 6,400 of his staff on a four day holiday to France that finished with a world-record breaking human chain in the Cote D'Azur.

Flexible work schedules of employees improve health, sleep

A new study has examined that people who have flexible work schedules have better health and they sleep properly than their counterparts.

Flexible work hours improve overall health

Giving employees flexible work hours help curb sleep deficiency and improve overall health, researchers report.

Facebook adopts worker-friendly management technique
Facebook adopts worker-friendly management technique

To effectively shape its overwhelmingly young work force into future leaders, the social networking site Facebook has adopted a set of somewhat unconventional management techniques.

Ensure high ethics, political neutrality: Govt tells employees

All central government employees have been asked to ensure high ethics, political neutrality and take steps to resolve any conflicts in a way that protects the public interest, as per the amended service rules.

Northern Railway to organise 'Pension Adalat' for ex-employees

 Northern Railways will organise 'Pension Adalat' on December 15 for its retired employees to resolve complaints of pension and salary arrears.

Employees with 2-year service left can be transferred in Punjab

 Employees who have only two years left in government services can now be transferred in Punjab as earlier they were getting immunity from transfer, a senior official said on Sunday.

Not enough of a raise

The government of India recently hiked the stipend for researchers. Sanchayan Bhattacharjee speaks to students and faculty members about what they think of this initiative

Govt employee can't seek promotion after refusing it: SC

 A government employee, whose promotion is canceled owing to his refusal to accept it, cannot ask for it at a later stage, the Supreme Court has said.

Take cleanliness drive in residential areas: Govt to employees

 All Area Welfare Officers, who act as a link between the government and residents in colonies, will undertake cleanliness drive in their respective societies as part of the Narendra Modi government's 'Clean India' movement, the Centre said today.

Telangana Govt issues order for special increment to employees

The Telangana Government today issued orders granting the `Telangana Special Increment` to the state government employees.

Don`t transfer employees with differently abled kids: Govt

Government employees who have differently abled children to take care of will be exempted from routine transfers and they will not be asked to take voluntary retirement on refusing such postings, the Centre has said.

Five ex-employees of Taiwan`s Foxconn indicted for bribery

Taiwanese prosecutors today indicted five former employees of technology giant Foxconn, including senior managers, for allegedly soliciting USD 5.3 million in kickbacks from suppliers.

Now, German workers can come late to office if staying up late for World Cup matches!

German employees will reportedly be allowed to turn up late for work the following morning if they have been watching 2014 FIFA World Cup matches late into the previous night.

How Facebook avoided Google`s fate in talent poaching lawsuit

Facebook Inc emerged as one of the biggest Silicon Valley companies to have resisted rivals` entreaties to stop poaching each other`s employees.

Pride and Enjoyment

Empowerment, and complete transparency make Google in India a great place to work, says Prasenjit Bhattacharya

Strike hits normal life in Haryana, govt bus services resume partially

A section of Roadways employees union in Haryana on Tuesday called off their strike, which was called in support of various demands, including abolishment of contractual system, after a meeting with the state government.

Commuters face problems as Haryana Roadways employees go on strike

Commuters had a harrowing time on Monday as employees of state-owned Haryana Roadways went on a strike demanding abolishment of contractual system and outsourcing of work even as the government imposed prohibitory orders in the area preventing assembly of five or more persons.

The right choice

Selecting the right person for the job is important. For if you make a mistake in hiring, the cost of replacing that employee is two and one-half times the person’s annual salary, say human resources experts.

Facebook building a $120 million town for employees

The commute may be getting a lot shorter for some of Facebook Inc`s workers. The online social networking company is investing in and helping to design a 394-unit housing development, complete with swimming pool, sports pub and a convenience store, that will be built one and a half miles down the road from its headquarters.