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.
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BusinessPodcasts3 min read
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.
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With the pandemic looming over the Indian economy, the foreseeable future seems bleak for the electric vehicles sector. In this podcast, with Manuj Khurana we take a look the factors have been roadblocks for the sector’s development and specifically the extent to which the economic slowdown will affect the space.
The Indian Hospitality Sector And The COVID-19 Impact: Catering To Stakeholders And Combating The Tough Times Ahead2 min read
The hospitality sector in India is preparing for significant losses, both financial and employment, if the ongoing adverse impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic continues. In our latest podcast with Aditi Balbir, CEO of vResorts, she speaks about the brand’s story as well as how her business is working around the challenges posed by the economic slowdown.