Intel trims marketing staff ahead of new chief's arrival

Intel Corp is shedding jobs in its marketing department ahead of the arrival of new chief marketing officer Steven Fund.

May 14, 2014, 21:35 PM IST

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.

Apr 24, 2014, 14:05 PM IST

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.

Mar 25, 2014, 05:02 AM IST

Pride and Enjoyment

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

Jan 30, 2014, 13:04 PM IST

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.

Jan 21, 2014, 10:33 AM IST

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.

Jan 20, 2014, 14:08 PM IST

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.

Oct 30, 2013, 14:51 PM IST

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.

Oct 05, 2013, 09:14 AM IST

Employees put in longer hours on jobs than 5 years ago: Survey

According to a poll by Right Management, the talent and career management experts within ManpowerGroup, nearly four out of five surveyed workers said their organisation's employees spend more time on the job since the recession began in 2008.

Sep 25, 2013, 18:12 PM IST

How to make it to the more wanted employee list

Geetanjali Pandit enumerates factors of stickiness against the dreaded pink slip.

Sep 11, 2013, 12:23 PM IST

US cos pay $6,000 extra per year for each employee who smokes

Researchers said the study is the first to take a comprehensive look at the financial burden for companies that employ smokers.

Jun 05, 2013, 22:42 PM IST

Bihar government, dearness allowance, employees, pensioners

Bihar government on Tuesday announced 8 percent increase in dearness allowance for its employees and pensioners.

May 21, 2013, 20:26 PM IST

Consider pvt employees in PPPs as public officials: UN report

A UN body has recommended that private sector entity and its officials operating under a public-private partnership be considered as "public officials" as they are deemed to provide public function and services.

May 15, 2013, 16:36 PM IST

Grant pension to ex-employee: CAT to Delhi govt

The Central Administrative Tribunal has directed the Delhi government to grant pension to one of its former employees who was denied the benefit on the ground that he had resigned before completing 20 years in service.

Apr 15, 2013, 17:48 PM IST

Most employees appreciate flexibility brought by technology in work life: Survey

A majority of employees worldwide appreciate the flexibility that technology brings to their work life, but also acknowledge that the same technology causes work to intrude upon their personal lives, a survey has revealed.

Mar 12, 2013, 10:23 AM IST

Employees to see 12% salary hike next fiscal: Survey

Indian companies are expected to dole out an average salary hike of 12 percent in the next one year, while laying more emphasis on performance-linked pay packets, says a survey by global consultancy Mercer.

Mar 06, 2013, 14:40 PM IST

FBI battling sexual misconduct of employees

The FBI is going through a bizarre phase handling disciplinary conduct of some of its employees.

Feb 23, 2013, 12:23 PM IST

Most outrageous excuses employees give for arriving to work revealed

A study by online career site CareerBuilder revealed that frozen car keys and bear attacks top this year’s list of the most outrageous excuses for arriving to work late, Live Science reported.

Feb 17, 2013, 14:13 PM IST

J&K govt employees on strike over retirement age

Jammu and Kashmir government employees today began a three-day-long `Kaam Chor Hartal` across the state demanding enhancement of retirement age to 60 years.

Jan 08, 2013, 18:57 PM IST

Assam govt for pay-cut, break-in-service for employees

Assam government would enforce pay cut, break in service and disciplinary action against employees who do not report for work during Bharat Bandh on Thursday.

Sep 19, 2012, 18:54 PM IST