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Now, you can practise firing employees in virtual reality
Science

Now, you can practise firing employees in virtual reality

One of the biggest challenges for a manager is to break it to their employees that they are being relieved from their duties.
Russian firm offers females Rs. 106 bonus for wearing skirts
World

Russian firm offers females Rs. 106 bonus for wearing skirts

In a highly controversial initiative, a Russian company is trying to return to the golden age of strict gender roles. Remember when women couldn't vote? So blissful, amirite? (This was sarcasm. Don't come for me.)
Celebrating female leaders in technology, this Women's Day
Science

Celebrating female leaders in technology, this Women's Day

They have long broken the glass ceiling and continue to disrupt the status quo with their aggressive leadership and indomitable spirit in a field long considered men's domain: technology.
Two Vivo India employees arrested for harassing female colleague
India

Two Vivo India employees arrested for harassing female colleague

On Tuesday morning, two employees of Vivo India were arrested outside the company's office in Greater Noida for allegedly harassing a female colleague.
Noida: Accused of sexual-harassment, Genpact employee commits suicide
India

Noida: Accused of sexual-harassment, Genpact employee commits suicide

A senior employee of Genpact India took his life at his home in Noida on Tuesday after he was accused of sexual harassment by women at his workplace.
'We aren't robots': Workers' protests highlight Amazon's oppressive practices again
Business

'We aren't robots': Workers' protests highlight Amazon's oppressive practices again

While many were enjoying the spoils of Amazon's Black Friday, hundreds of Amazon warehouse workers in Germany, Spain, and France walked out to protest warehouse working conditions.
#MeToo-impact: NCW thinks better law to address workplace-harassment is needed
India

#MeToo-impact: NCW thinks better law to address workplace-harassment is needed

In what can be seen as the aftermath of #MeToo movement which swept India in October, the National Commission for Women is mulling creation of a separate law or policy to address all forms of gender bias at workplaces.
#HealthBytes: Top health benefits of using a standing desk
India

#HealthBytes: Top health benefits of using a standing desk

Because of prolonged sitting throughout the day, most office goers today, are at the risk of major health problems such as diabetes, heart disease, or even premature death.
Work messaging wars: Slack acquires rivals, wins the battle
Business

Work messaging wars: Slack acquires rivals, wins the battle

In a surprise announcement, work messaging platform Slack has announced that it has acquired rival HipChat from enterprise software giant Atlassian.

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