Tag: Training & development

Tech Mahindra to reskill 117,000 employees through edX.org

edX.org, is an open-source online learning platform founded by Harvard and MIT.

NASSCOM and IFIM partner to train 10000 students in analytics

The ‘train the trainer’ programme will run courses to increase employability of the people.

AI will allow hyper-customisation of trainings: Jonathan Vehar

Jonathan Vehar, global VP-products, Dale Carnegie & Associates was in town. Vehar has worked with organisations to develop leadership and innovation solutions necessary for growth. He is considered to be an innovation thought leader. In an exclusive interview with Lipi Agrawal of HRKatha, he, along with his colleague Pallavi Jha, chairperson & managing director - ?Dale Carnegie Training India, share the future of training and the role technology will play in making training a measurable exercise. Excerpts…

Schneider Electric sets up Centre of Excellence in Bangalore

The CoE is to be set up following a tripartite MoU between New Horizon College of Engineering, Schneider Electric and The French Ministry of National Education.

ITM Group to impart job-oriented training to youths

The Integrated Design and Manufacturing Training Programme with Robotics and Automation, was inaugurated in Atkur, Vijayawada.

Assam to turn its employment exchange offices into skill centres

Almost 1.5 lakh youths will be provided skill-development training, to make them employment ready by March, 2018.

Government to train youth for Goods and Services Tax

The new training course would cater to the need of GST-trained professionals to help businesses in areas, such as registration and calculation of tax liability under the new tax regime.

NIIT to turn AAI workforce computer literate and Internet savvy

The first batch, comprising 1500 Airports Authority of India (AAI) employees, will receive theory and practical sessions.

Government officials in Maharashtra to be at par with corporate executives

The KRA programme aims to analyse the performance of employees and also make them capable of multitasking, like their private-sector counterparts

Dabur launches ‘Swavalamban’ for village youths

The programme is aimed at helping the Indian village youths to be job-ready.

TCS trains teachers to create future digital specialists

The special resources pack, TechFutures Teachers, will train teachers to enlighten young minds  about the IT industry.

Five ways leaders can accelerate innovation in their organisation

Leaders are at the forefront of this change and tasked with giving direction to their organisations, to successfully emerge from this crisis unscathed. It...

Time for the ‘optimism tonic’

Will I still be employed at the end of the year? Will my children be able to attend school anytime soon? What if there...


Ritesh Agrawal, head-HR, Quess Corp, moves on after two-year stint

After a two-year stint as head-HR, Quess Corp, Ritesh Agrawal, has decided to call it quits. Confirming the news to HRKatha, Agrawal says that...

‘Low funds? Disburse them equally across cadres’: Delhi HC to MCDs

The Delhi High Court has asked the municipal corporations to devise a policy, wherein its funds may be used to disburse salaries across all...

Employees get option to relocate to smaller cities with pay cut

American financial services and SaaS company, Stripe is doling out $20,000 to its employees if they opt to relocate from Seattle, New York, San...

59 Air India employees opt for LWP

Post July, when Air India had asked its senior officials to draw a list of employees who may be sent on mandatory leave without...


Binding multi-faceted employees with Titan Values

Titan has different sets of employees for different functions and verticals, ranging from the shopfloor to the retail stores. How do you bring in...

The right people policy for startups – Madan Nagaldinne

You happen to have worked mostly with large organisations. How different is it working for a startup now? When you have worked for big...

“Archaic HR processes force millennials to switch jobs often,” Niti Khosla, lead people analytics...

Friendly and jolly Niti Khosla, lead-people analytics and business impact, Novartis International, is a true HR leader with the ability to understand people and...