Verified calls is being rolled out in India, US, Mexico, Brazil, Spain in the first phase and other countries are expected to receive it soon. Google, in its blog post, cited a 2019 FTC report stating that phone calls were the number one way people reported being contacted by scammers. While most people said they hung up on those calls, those who lost money reported a median loss of $1,000. … [Read more...] about Google rolls out Verified calls feature on Android to help tackle spam calls
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In his order staying an NCLAT verdict, Justice Srikrishna had said Cyrus Investments and Sterling’s pledge of shares in Tata Sons to a third party was not controlled by the Article 75 of the Articles of Association (AoA) of Tata Sons and didn't amount to transfer of title to the shares. … [Read more...] about Tatas move Supreme Court over pledged shares by SP Group: Report
With customers moving to technology platforms, banks are fulfilling only last-mile connectivity. They are losing out on key customer data that are a huge differentiator. In recent times, technology companies have already eaten into banks’ customer activities. … [Read more...] about IBM India in talks with more banks to develop digital platforms as more tech giants foray into banking sector
UAN is probably the most significant of all the changes brought about by the EPFO. As the name suggests, it is a unique identification number for a PF member irrespective of change in employer or employment location. This facilitates seamless transfer of balance / linking of accounts on change of employment, mapping with new employer, preferring claims for advances or withdrawal upon retirement etc. The UAN also acts as the user id for the member to login to the PF portal and access various services such as verifying the account balance etc. Introduction of UAN has done away with the requirement for a fresh registration on change of jobs and along with it the related time lags in contributions. It has also ensured that a member has access to all accounts (should he have more than one) under the same UAN. … [Read more...] about Digitisation of EPFO: How you can make provident fund transactions online with ease
Our assignment At the end of our coaching sessions with Bill, he would give us an assignment for the next session, something to think about and work on. With this article, we give you our interpretation of how Bill would coach us today. But everyone’s situation is different, so your assignment from us is to think about Bill’s principles and decide how to best apply them for your situation. How are you going to take care of your people and teams, and lead them? What are you going to do differently? Now that you know what Bill would do, what will you do? … [Read more...] about What would Bill Campbell do?