The last few days have seen the firing for the strangest reasons. Let their be cautionary tales. Unfair termination, too harsh or just dessert, you decide.
Let these companies be a cautionary tale and do not end up on the next list
Startups are seen as places where employee rights are at the forefront – there are usually no fixed working hours, no dress codes, and no unnecessary hierarchical procedures. In the past few years, people have joined the startup wave in droves, enamoured by the promise of better working conditions and more substantive work. However amidst the unstructured and disruptive environment that startups operate in, employee rights often fall by the wayside.
Cheerleaders have now become an accepted, integral part of the IPL. Despite the initial reservations that they wouldn’t fit into the Indian cultural scene, they are now on thousands of TV screens, vociferously applauding every four and six in India’s own festival. Despite them getting tons of airtime, there’s very little known about the girls behind the skimpy costumes and the heavy makeup. So when an American IPL cheerleader decided to do an AMA on Reddit, the community was rapt. And got to know some very interesting details about what it’s like to be a cheerleader in the IPL.
“All the world’s a canvas”- If Shakespeare was an artist, he would’ve said it. Or at least that’s what this couple from New Delhi, India believes in.
Architecture in India is getting bolder, whackier, and office real estate is not spared.
Whether it was to pursue a hobby, giving back to the society or starting a business, they all took the plunge from the corporate, into a life of their own terms.
Housing CEO Rahul Yadav has resigned with typically outspoken letter, in which he calls his investors “not intellectually capable enough”.
Troika Consulting clarifies its stand on a controversial ad it released after the Nepal earthquake.
Google executive Dan Fredinburg has died after suffering head injuries in the avalanche that struck Mount Everest following the Nepal Earthquake. Fredinburg, 33, was the Head of Privacy at Google X, Google’s secretive arm behind projects such the the self driving car and Google Glass. Fredinburg also was an avid mountaineer, and led the Google Adventure team. Dan Freidman was attempting to scale Mount Everest with follow Googlers Michele Battelli and Flo Nagl. He had been posting daily…