While multinationals started or expanded corporate programs to address concerns of LGBT employees in the workplace in India from 2016, a year after homosexuality was decriminalised by the apex court, it is only now that more companies are leaning towards a change that could cascade into something bigger
Work from home and remote working may become a norm even as office spaces will continue to stay. Here's what employees across Asia Pacific say
Incidents of digital sexual harassment have cropped up in the virtual workplace
According to Health Ministry guidelines, all indoor areas in an office, from lobbies and corridors to telephones and door handles are to be disinfected. It is, however, not being followed at some workplaces.
The study involved around 4834 employees, out of which 2770 were women, with a mean age of 43.9 years.
Will office spaces become redundant in the post-pandemic world? Here's what professionals think.
While provisions for thermal scanning and sanitisation are being made at offices as per official directives, it is also important that you personally take certain precautions as well.
However, amid the discontent and challenges of working remotely, the one silver lining for several professionals is saving hours of travel time.
Working from home can be great if an ample distinction is made between distractions and actual working space.
All sections of our society – including businesses and employers – must play a role if we are to stop the spread of this disease, said WHO.
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The study, published in the Journal of Applied Psychology, surveyed working adults in a wide variety of industries including education, manufacturing, engineering, and financial services for two types of emotion regulation — surface acting and deep acting.
Organisations must be willing to provide the tools and the time necessary for employees to recover, reset, and return to optimal productivity.
According to a survey conducted by Wakefit, 70 per cent of 1,500 respondents said they do not have a 'nap room' at work and 86 per cent felt having one would boost their productivity.
As a first-of-its-kind phone line, the aim of the free helpline is to help plug a gap in the availability of specialist legal advice so that women can get the right assistance they need to hold their employer and harasser to account.
Panic attack can be described as a sudden onset of intense fear or discomfort that triggers severe physical symptoms.
It’s important for individuals to remember their audiences and what the implications are.
Many of the world’s leaders have mastered this art: They may be tough, but they are known for their grace and humor, too.
We live in a digital age and smart work matters more than hard work. We want happy, productive and energetic employees rather than the employees who are compelled to work long hours at sub-optimal productivity levels.
The survey was conducted with professionals across functional areas including accounts and finance, production and human resources working in full-time jobs.
A study, published in the journal Sleep Health, found that reducing your sleep routine during the work-week greatly interferes with job performance.
The study concluded that this year over 80 per cent of the organisations have taken at least one action in health risks or condition management, weight management, physical activity and nutrition and managing employee stress and mental health.
The study noted that employees with bosses who were authoritarian almost always had negative results on job performance, while those with benevolent chiefs always had a positive impact on job performance.
According to the company officials, these chips were embedded to make life easier for their employees - from using it as a company badge to buying things with a wave of the hand.
The study said that office people tend to be more sedentary compared to other workers and are thus likely to have more health problems. The most common ones include heart diseases, increased stress levels, and tiredness.