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The top 5 challenges workplaces are facing today according to Axero Solutions 1. Employee engagement: Do employees seem bored and uninterested in their work? Well, this likely doesn’t come as a surprise to anyone, considering that roughly 31.7 percent of U.S. workers are engaged in their jobs. 2. Time management: Among industrialized countries, the U.S. ranks first in terms of ... Read More »

Leveraging the Age Gap at Workplaces: Nurture Seniors, Promote Freshers

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In corporate India, the generation gap is widening at an alarming speed with young workforce taking the centre stage in most industry sectors and the entry level age for employees coming down to as low as undergraduates in college in white collar jobs. Indian companies are vigorously struggling and scuffling with the different needs and clashes that take place on ... Read More »

Six Vital Career Skills to help Women Techies Bloom

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More than 20% of America’s 50 wealthiest self-made women made their fortunes in the tech industry, both at old-school giants and newcomer startups. Keeping up with the pace, Indian and multinational companies in the information technology sector are seeing a steady growth in number of women in technical roles, reflecting the impact of their efforts to increase diversity. Women may ... Read More »

Improving Employee Productivity through Wellness Programs

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With International Yoga Day round the corner, more and more businesses are building fitness opportunities at the workplace to help employees stay fit, healthy and most importantly HAPPY! As business owners and managers, people have realized the importance of fitness as a lifestyle choice for their most important assets- their Employees. Recently, the global financial major Morgan Stanley, in its ... Read More »

Summer Internship: Gap between stipends, salaries shrinks as companies pay more in full-blown war for talent

The difference between stipends for summer internships and salaries for full-time jobs is shrinking or in many cases even vanishing fast as established companies and upstart ventures are hiking, even doubling, stipends at top B-schools and engineering colleges. This is yet another battle in the war for talent that has been raging between the two categories of recruiters during the ... Read More »

Wipro to takeover UK’s Equiniti for Rs 9,900 crore

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Wipro has initiated talks with UK-based outsourcing group Equiniti for a potential takeover that could be valued at about £1 billion (Rs 9,900 crore), two people familiar with the discussions said. Equiniti, which counts Shell, Marks & Spencer and HSBC among its marquee clients, with an annual turnover of £292.3 million is one of the largest business process outsourcing firms ... Read More »