Even as companies look to cut costs in order to maintain business continuity and safeguard cash-flows, this is a time for increased attention to the employees – the people that make the company. The L&D function can play a crucial role in driving the organisation through these difficult times.
At a time such as this, when the world continues its conversations on COVID-19, its impact on businesses and economies as well as what might happen when we enter a post-pandemic world, I thought the timing was good to instead talk about an alternate future. Of course, ideally, it should not be an alternate future, but rather the ONLY future. One of a sustainable way of life and business, of safe…
BusinessPodcasts6 min read
Businesses around the world are re-looking at how their global supply chains ecosystems are structured and effected. Bottlenecks and dependencies are being questioned. And alternate channels and strategies are being instrumented. Supply chain, globally, seems to be entering a new world order. This article also features a discussion with Ehtesham Haque – who has setup and leads the Indian and China operations for a USA-based company.
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Our latest podcast with Shreyasi Singh, Co-founder and CEO of Harappa Education, looks at how business are responding to the opportunity that is in the making with the surge of online consumers for the ed-tech sector, on account of the pandemic and lockdowns. But with the increased consumption, traditional offline educational institutions have entered the digital world as well.
Human Capital Optimization & Digital Upskilling: A Paradigm Shift In White-Collar Jobs Owed To COVID-19?2 min read
In our latest podcast with Gaurav Chattur, Managing Director (APAC), at Catenon, shares his insights and thoughts on evolution human capital is undergoing globally. While unemployment will be an outcome of the pandemic induced recession, the current situation of businesses around the world adopting work-from-home means, is resulting in a shift of how human resources will be developed, assessed, and consumed.