Slump to hit increments but hot skills to command a premium
“The skill differentiation and the performance differentiation will be almost equal in terms of increments paid out,” said Anandorup Ghose, a partner at Deloitte. “There may be someone with a particular kind of machine learning skill who hasn’t had a great output this year.
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Employee stress topmost concern for cos in India: Willis Towers Watson study
The other top concerns were obesity (43%), followed by poor financial wellbeing (27%) and tobacco use (25%), showed the study by the leading global advisory, broking and solutions company.
Average ecomm salary hikes set to go down in 2019
Compensation experts Aon, Willis Towers Watson and Mercer estimate average hikes at India’s ecommerce and startup companies in 2019 to be between 9.5 and 11.5%
HDFC Ergo and IBM to jointly setup data lab in India
The first project is to develop an automated real-time email-communication solution for customer queries and reduce turn-around time on redressal.
It is customers’ choice to locate their data: IBM’s Karan Bajwa
As the firm looks at expanding in the country, it looks at helping established firms harness data and tap new business is an opportunity.
Colombia adopts IBM Watson to enhance regional language content promotion
Regional language content being the key, the ability to promote content across language was a key necessity to stay ahead in a competitive environment.
We tried a data detox, and it’s hard work
No Netflix for eight days? And how will I get anywhere without Google Maps? That was my reaction to being told to do a data detox.
IBM launches AI-powered 'Watson Assistant' for businesses
The smart enterprise assistant is aimed at helping businesses enhance their brand loyalty and transform customer experiences even while keeping the data private and secure, IBM said.
Free flow of data should not be confused with data security: IBM's Harriet Green
Harriet Green, chairman & CEO, IBM Asia Pacific, points out that India needs a much wider debate on data localization because it gains a lot from the free flow of data around the world.
India to see a 10% salary increase in 2019: Willis Towers Watson Survey
The report projects salary increase for Indonesia at 8.3%, China at 6.9%, The Philippines at 6%, and Hong Kong and Singapore both at 4%.
Artificial Intelligence reports of MEITY panels by month-end
The Narendra Modi government has a huge focus on emerging technologies such as AI and Blockchain and has asked Niti Aayog to create a national strategy for leveraging these technologies.
HR resolutions: Skilling staff and technological advancement key focus areas for companies
As India Inc steps into the New Year, staying in step with rapid technological changes and skilling of staff are key focus areas for companies, as are driving diversity and dealing more effectively with a millennial workforce.
IBM’s Watson is here to fix Bengaluru’s water woes
IBM now aims to focus on the equal distribution of water across the state to avert aridness across the region.
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