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Goodbye annual ratings, Hello flexibility

Published on 30-Aug-2015
Lately though, companies have started getting rid of annual rankings and reviews, and this gained prominence when Accenture CEO Pierre Nanterme recently announced that the professional services firm is getting rid of annual evaluations.

Moving away from the annual ritual of ratings, companies are now making yearly performance reviews interactive...

Banks need to look before they go digital

Published on 30-Aug-2015
There's a valuable lesson here for banks stepping into digital territory without setting their houses in order - by all means adopt the new technologies you need to attract new customers, but do not forget to fix the current set-up to keep existing customers happy.

While pushing on Big Data, mobility and Design Thinking, banks should balance it with retaining and stren­gthening what...

'India is the second biggest centre for us'

Published on 30-Aug-2015
Ravi Naik

SanDisk Corp, a leading flash storage devices and enterprise storage technology major with total revenues of $6.4 billion, has begun...

Focus on nurturing designing skills

Published on 23-Aug-2015

Make in India today is not addressing 'Design in India'. Except for a few highly sophisticated technologies, we should...

'No plans to extend manufacturing base'

Published on 23-Aug-2015
Kamal Bali

Swedish commercial vehicle giant Volvo will invest Rs 500 crore on expanding production capacities of its Indian facilities...

Gruel competition remains inside a kinder workplace

Published on 23-Aug-2015

On Wall Street, in Silicon Valley, across the legal profession and the corporate world, a growing chorus of companies...

Customised learning is win-win for everyone

Published on 17-Aug-2015

There are so many ways in which this thought is interpreted, but when it comes to knowledge transfer and learning...

'Size doesn't matter, our focus is quality'

Published on 17-Aug-2015
Santhosh Kumar

This is a very special year for the $13-bn Dallas-based semiconductor company Texas Instruments since...

Will Uber come up trumps against homegrown Ola?

Published on 17-Aug-2015

Why is taxi-hailing app Uber doubling down in India and China? Last month, the San Francisco-based company closed...

Now playing: cinema commercials just for you!

Published on 09-Aug-2015

It is Friday night. Parking lots in multiplexes are full, as they are usually on weekends. Movie buffs are trying hard...

Photo Gallery
An Indian one-horned rhinoceros wades through flood waters at Kaziranga...

An Indian one-horned rhinoceros wades through flood waters at Kaziranga...

The river Bheem which is the major water source for HK region is seen flowing in low level...

The river Bheem which is the major water source for HK region is seen flowing in low level...

Dragon Boat Race Championship...

Dragon Boat Race Championship...

Shri Krishna Janmbhoomi temple on the eve of Krishna Janmashtami Festival in Mathura...

Shri Krishna Janmbhoomi temple on the eve of Krishna Janmashtami Festival in Mathura...

Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut and Imran Khan during promotion of film 'Katti Batti' in Mumbai...

Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut and Imran Khan during promotion of film 'Katti Batti' in Mumbai...

An artist preparing idols of Lord Ganesh in Jodhpur on Thursday...

An artist preparing idols of Lord Ganesh in Jodhpur on Thursday...

11th India -UAE Joint Commission Meeting...

11th India -UAE Joint Commission Meeting...

Farmers waiting for the buyers with the bags of onians at APMC Yard Yeshwanthpur...

Farmers waiting for the buyers with the bags of onians at APMC Yard Yeshwanthpur...

A traffic policeman displays the newly launched app 'Public Eye'...

A traffic policeman displays the newly launched app 'Public Eye'...

Launch of Mercedes-AMG C 63 S...

Launch of Mercedes-AMG C 63 S...

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