Tag: Unacademy

Edtech platform, LEAD, cuts jobs, reduces team size

In a bid to cut costs and focus on profitability, LEAD, an edtech platform, has laid off a significant number of members from its...

Unacademy resorts to cost-cutting measures before IPO

Unacademy, the edtech unicorn, is taking measures to cut costs and focus on profitability. As part of the exercise, its founders and senior management...

Unacademy lays off 6,000 as part of cost cutting

Unacademy, the Indian edtech startup, has let go of about 600 employees from its almost 6,000-strong team — about 10 per cent of its...

Unacademy offers free subscriptions to children of employees, educators

Unacademy, the Indian learning platform, has announced a new policy for the children of its employees and Plus Educators. ‘Unacademy Nurture’ is a policy which...

Unacademy elevates Vivek Sinha as COO

Unacademy, an edtech platform, has elevated Vivek Sinha as chief operating officer. In his new role, Sinha will lead the business verticals of Test...

Unacademy acquires professional networking and future-of-work platform, TapChief

Unacademy, the Indian learning platform has acquired TapChief, the professional networking and future-of-work platform. As part of the deal, Unacademy will acquire a majority...

Unacademy triples valuation to $1.45 bn; enters unicorn club

Gaurav Munjal-led Unacademy tripled its valuation to 1.45 billion after raising funds to the tune of $150 million from Masayoshi Son-led Softbank’s Vision Fund 2. The...

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

Boeing to outsource jobs to TCS

In a virtual meeting, Boeing has conveyed to its non-unionised corporate employees that it is all set to outsource its finance and accounting jobs...

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300 found moonlighting at Wipro, fired

Wipro has made it clear that it will not tolerate moonlighters in the organisation, by firing 300 employees who were found to be 'moonlighting',...

“Revive daily/weekly incentive scheme”: Swiggy delivery personnel

Swiggy, the food aggregator has been witnessing protests by its dissatisfied delivery personnel. In Chennai, the delivery executives have been boycotting work seeking better remuneration. The...

Meeshoites to get 11-day ‘reset & recharge’ break

Meesho, the Indian internet commerce company, is giving an 11-day break from work to all its employees. From 22 October to 1 November, 2022...

96% Wipro staff to get hike from 1 Sept

Despite economic pressures in the last quarter, Wipro is giving annual salary increments to 96 per cent of its staff, with effect from September...

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“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

Q. How would you define the culture at GE? A. Having been present in this region since 1902, GE has been around for 120 years....

“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...

“A CEO needs to acknowledge the silent majority who create the company’s fortunes” S...

Q. RPG is a diversified group with businesses spread across sectors and domains. however, its brands have a strong individual identity unlike other business...