Category

Culture Counsel

Category

At least once in your lifetime, you may have been addressed incorrectly by someone, whether over the phone, in an email, or in person. Though we may correct them in person, we often don’t correct errors over email or letters. And that’s where we go wrong. We don’t realise that misgendering has many negative consequences. According to a study of transgender people, 32.8% felt stigmatised when they were misgendered, negatively affecting their self-esteem and productivity.…

What is the meaning of remote jobs? The hybrid workplace is the new normal in the COVID-stricken world when the pandemic is still far from being over. Remote jobs mean hybrid work positions that allow flexibility for employees to work from home and attend the office on limited days. It also helps organisations to fulfil their DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion) goals, as they can attract and retain talented employees by allowing them to be…

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way businesses operate. The concept of work from home is here to stay, as both organisations and employees are moving towards the hybrid workplace. A report prepared by NASSCOM and Microsoft titled ‘Technology Reshaping the Future of Work: India Perspective’ gave essential insights into the changing work model, especially in the technology industry. As per the report, 70% of the organisations have adopted the hybrid work model, while 85%…

As the Government declared a national lockdown in March 2020, the country stood still. As the lockdown continued, organisations adopted the work from home model to continue their operations. Even though the lockdown norms have eased up, the remote work concept has not lost its steam. Instead, it has paved the way for a hybrid workplace. According to a study conducted by Poly, called Recruit, Retain and Grow, 74% of the surveyed Indian employers believe…

Workation is a new trend among millennials and Gen Z alike, ever since the pandemic invoked the work from home culture. To manage work-related stress 😞and also work at the same time, the concept of working on vacation is steadily gaining traction. Hence, the term ‘workation’ was coined, which is literally the combination of two main words – work 👔and vacation ✈️. After all, what’s better than to take a vacation and not hamper your…

The rainbow 🌈 of colors, the delicious Gujiyas, the all-white outfit drenched in vibrant colors, the cold Thandai, an assortment of chaat, and the array of Bollywood numbers… Do they remind you of anything? Yes, Holi, the most lovable festival, is just around the corner. The perfect day to laugh, sing 🎵, and dance away all your worries. So, why not create the same atmosphere at work? This will boost employees’ creativity and morale, as…