Elon Musk

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Elon Musk Calls Work From Home Morally Wrong, Says WFH People Detaches From Reality

Tesla owner Elon Musk shares his viewpoint about employees doing work from home. On October 19, Musk addressed an interview and said, "those who work from home are detached from reality." This is not the first time that Musk has called out on those doing remote work. Earlier, the X (Twitter) owner called remote work, "morally wrong." He further compared delivery boys, and others saying, they don't work from home.

Thu, 19 Oct 2023 - 02:20 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Work From Home, Elon Musk, Tesla, Ethically Wrong, Remote Work

Courtesy: In.Investing.com

Work From Home

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No Return To Office For Cognizant Employees, Says CEO

Post-COVID-19 pandemic, work-from-home culture has become a lifestyle choice for employees in India. While many companies are asking employees to return to the office, several organizations have given permanent work-from-home to its employees. Recently, Cognizant CEO Ravi Kumar said, " It won't be impactful if the managers don't come to work. We will have a more natural progression of return-to-work." Furthermore, this will help it to cut… read-more

Fri, 04 Aug 2023 - 12:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cognizant, Work From Home, business, Lifestyle, Office

Courtesy: MSN

Twitter -Elon Musk

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Twitter Offices In Delhi, Mumbai Shut Down, Employees Asked To Do WFH

Twitter India shuts offices in Delhi and Mumbai, directing all the employees to work from home. On February 17, CEO Elon Musk owned two Twitter offices in India decided to continue working from home to cut costs and get the struggling micro-blogging site back on track. Notably, after the famous Musk takeover, Twitter is suffering extreme economic issues and is struggling to survive. 

Fri, 17 Feb 2023 - 02:14 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Twitter, India Offices, Elon Musk, Work From Home, Tech Company

Courtesy: NDTV

Tata Consultancy Services

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TCS Asks Employees To Work From Office, Sent Email

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) finally ended the work-from-home (WFH) system for its employees, asking them to come office at least thrice a week. On September 24, the TCS sent an email to all of its employees, working in a hybrid model, ending full work-from-home adopted because of the pandemic. Senior employees have already been working from the office and customers are also visiting the TCS offices, read email. 

Sun, 25 Sep 2022 - 09:48 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Tala Consultancy Service, Work From Office, Work From Home, employees, Work Environment

Courtesy: NDTV

Work From Home

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Union Commerce Ministry Announces New Guidelines For WFH In Companies Across India

New set of guidelines for work from home (WFH) in organizations across India was released by Union Commerce Ministry on July 19. In accordance with the regulations, WFH is permitted for up to one year in Special Economic Zones (SEZ) unit and can be expanded to 50% employees. Employees of IT/ITeS SEZ units, temporarily disabled, who are traveling, and who are working offsite are included in the group of workers. 

Wed, 20 Jul 2022 - 12:30 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Work From Home, Union Commerce Ministry, Special Economic Zones, employees, new guidelines

Courtesy: DNA INDIA

Work From Home

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CBRE Survey Reveals 73% Of Offices Wants Hybrid Work Model

A survey conducted by real estate firm CBRE South Asia Pvt. Ltd indicated that approximately 73% offices are aiming for hybrid working arrangements. Aiming to mix in office and remote -work, the companies cited workers' health and well-being as the most important element while facilitating return to the office. Notably, after Covid-19 broke out, many companies granted work from home, now that cases declined, they want to adopt hybrid-working… read-more

Thu, 07 Jul 2022 - 09:03 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Survey, Hybrid Model Work, Covid-19, Work From Home, Remote Work

Courtesy: News 18

Sri Lanka Crisis

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Sri Lanka Shut Schools, Urges Work From Home To Save Fuel Amid Economic Crisis

Sri Lanka Troops distributed tokens to citizens standing in lines for fuel on June 27 amid a severe fuel scarcity in the country grappling with its worst economic crisis. Colombo's schools are closed and public employees are told to work from home. Sri Lanka is having trouble paying for imports of food, medicine, and most crucially, fuel since its foreign exchange reserves are at an all-time low.

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 06:51 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Sri Lanka, crisis, Work From Home, schools closed, Fuel Crisis

Courtesy: India Today

Work From Home

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Demand For Work from Home Increasing After Covid-19 Pandemic: Report

Work from Home (WFH) has become a reality following the COVID-19 pandemic. There is a growing demand for efficient and adaptable spaces that may accommodate workspaces conveniently placed in urban centers, said CIRIL. Property developers and landlords are also looking for a long-term approach to establishing a need-based environment in which hybrid working methods are increasing. Building occupancy rates may decline in short term as more… read-more

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 10:15 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Work From Home, Property developers, landlords, Covid-19, Building

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

A woman doing work from home

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Govt To Regulate Work From Home Framework Across India

The Government of India is likely to introduce a legal framework for employees working remotely or hybrid schedule. A government official said a consultancy firm is working to regulate the ''work from home'' framework, which tremendously grew during the Covid-19 pandemic. The framework will address electricity & Internet bills, working hours, and other business' responsibilities and issues of employees and employers. It'll be introduced… read-more

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 - 10:32 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: work culture, Indian government, Work From Home, Regularised Framework, Consultancy Firm

Courtesy: Decan Herald

Trucks carrying goods.

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Delhi Govt Extends Ban On Trucks' Entry To Curb Air Pollution

The Delhi government on November 21 extended the ban on the entry of trucks carrying non-essential goods until November 26. It also asked the Government offices and the private offices to give its employees work from home till the same date. Reportedly, these measures will curb the air pollution level in the capital. Besides, Delhi's air quality remained in the ''very poor'' category till November 21, reported ANI.  

Mon, 22 Nov 2021 - 09:55 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Air Pollution, Delhi, Truck Entry, Delhi Air Quality, Work From Home

Courtesy: ANI