Human Resources

mass-customization
#MassCustomization is the new normal
#MassCustomization is the new normal 998 664 Kanhai Chhugani

Experts contend that done properly, mass customization has the potential to complete replace mass production as the primary means of satisfying customers

#Masscustomization is a well-known, albeit not very old dictum in the Indian market. The dictionary defines it as “the ability to produce goods and services to meet individual customers’ needs with near mass production efficiency.”

In the B2C space, multinationals like Amazon and Walmart claim to have been catering to their niche audience with the tool of mass customization and driving higher ROI. The service is now doing the same.

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Cloud economy
In the shared economy, let’s go on the Cloud
In the shared economy, let’s go on the Cloud 1024 614 Kanhai Chhugani

Believe it or not, in New Delhi, emerging businesses now have almost 70% of their applications in the #Cloud, and this trend is giving sleepless nights to their competition, finds out a recent Economic Times survey.

The reason for the huge popularity of #Cloud-based applications among enterprises is not difficult to guess. The most compelling reason for start-ups, of course is cost – with the infrastructure sharing – cost savings can be staggering. And “Given the organization’s average overall IT spend, the saving amounts to an average of close to $500,000 by using #Cloud providers”, confirms the author of a Forbes article, #Cloud Computing Boosts Next Generation of Start-ups, Survey Shows.

The next big driver for #Cloud is time saving. With the infrastructure already in place, companies require less time to roll out their products into the market.

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Myths vs Truth
Demolishing Myths about HR Automation
Demolishing Myths about HR Automation 391 300 Kanhai Chhugani

From widespread fears about job loss to super intelligent robots that will eventually destroy humanity, there are many myths and misconceptions about the present and future adoption of automation tools – are they true?

We bust a few such myths.

Myth# 1

HR function can be completely replaced by automation software

While it’s true that there are different software available for performing different HR functions, namely an applicant tracking system for hiring; DocRead for core policy generation, SimpleX for payroll management, Cornerstone for recording employee performance, at no stage of the software evolutionary cycle, do we foresee complete overthrow of the human bring from the HR value chain.

These pieces of intelligent coding may be immensely useful in taking on some of the mundane tasks, but they simply cannot, ever replace the HR, completely. Human judgment would still be required not just to operate the software but also to decide and select between the various options created by the man-made programming tools.

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Must Have HR Tools for Your Organization
Must Have HR Tools for Your Organization 500 231 Kanhai Chhugani

No business can run without people. And if there is no Human Resource Management to hire and manage those people, no organization will be able to achieve its goals. This blog will quickly run you through the best-in-class HR tools that every progress organization must have to survive today’s tough competition.

Most HR Managers have started using advanced technology tools and cloud-based HRMS (Human Resource Management Systems), which help them improve and streamline their core processes and operations.

With so many easy options available, it could be tricky to find the right HR software system that meets your company’s specific requirements. To make your job easier, we have compiled a list of some of the most promising HR tools, which you can use, for various HR activities such as recruitment, job posting, employee training, employee engagement, and performance management.

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Flexible Working Arrangements: Managing Freelancers
Flexible Working Arrangements: Managing Freelancers 918 516 Kanhai Chhugani

In a rising gig economy, you need to have tools in place to manage your remote workers

Did you know that India is considered the second largest market for freelancers after the US?

We have close to 15 million freelancers who bag almost 40% of the projects across the globe – and this statistic pertains only to independent content consultants. The US, in contrast, has approximately 53 million freelancers and the tribe is growing with increasing digitalization!.

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