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Small Acts of Empathy: Making a Difference (Part 2)

May 30, 2022

Read the part 1 of this blog here. From helping an elderly up a flight of stairs to cutting the plastic pack rings around the soda pack so that it doesn’t harm animals, small acts of empathy and kindness are often more meaningful than the big ones. Being empathetic doesn’t cost anything. It in fact brings a sense of self-satisfaction. A random act of empathy often creates happy memories. Here’s what you can do to share empathy with others in your life. Family Surprise your parents by cooking dinner for them or doing some extra chores before they get home. Take your grandparents for an outing, maybe a lunch or a picnic. They always love to see you. A simple yet sincere word of thanks often brings a smile on the face of the younger members in your family. School Extend assistance to classmates who may be struggling in a particular subject. Thank your ... View Post

Tackling Loneliness in the Workplace

May 24, 2022

The abrupt shift towards remote working brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic has been welcomed by many for its positive impact on work/life balance. However, as brick-and-mortar offices emptied out and were swapped for Zoom calls, some employees have reported a sense of loneliness and disconnection, exacerbated by the world of work moving online. This impact was felt particularly by the disabled community, a cross-section of society that already all too often finds itself marginalised due to ... View Post

The Great Resignation

October 27, 2021

This article by GEETANJALI M, Rangam Head of HR & Workforce Solutions, was originally published on LinkedIn. A profound phrase “the Great Resignation," Created by organizational psychologist, Anthony Klotz, hits home for most in HR and the Workforce Solutions industry. According to the U.S. Bureau of labor statistics, the number of resignations at the end of August 2021 increased to 4.3 million which is a 2.9% increase since July. We are seeing this trend for various ... View Post

5 Smart Recruiting Tips for 2021

March 22, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic hit economies hard in 2020. Complete lockdown in various countries adversely impacted sectors like retail, hospitality, aviation, real estate and automobile. The road to recovery has been difficult and long for those that barely managed to survive. However, job cuts and furloughs have led to a sudden increase in the available workforce, setting the stage for a thriving recruitment market in 2021 and beyond. Recruiting as we know it is more than just hiring people; ... View Post