Tag: UpGrad

InfoEdge acquires HR startup, DoSelect

InfoEdge, that has invested in Zomato and Policybazaar and also backed the parent companies of Naukri.com and Jeevansathi.com, has gone ahead and acquired DoSelect,...

‘upGrad for Business’ to upskill 1 lakh women in data &...

upGrad for Business, the B2B arm of the South Asian higher edtech company, upGrad, will soon collaborate with corporates to train more than one...

upGrad strengthens foothold in North America, appoints Karan Raturi as GM

New Delhi, March 18th 2021: upGrad, India's largest online higher education company, today announced the appointment of Karan Raturi as the General Manager for...

TVS, upGrad, Sify to provide free COVID-19 vaccination to all employees

TVS Motor Company, the two-wheeler and three-wheeler manufacturer globally, and upGrad, the edutech company, have announced free COVID-19 vaccination for all employees and their...

upGrad organises guiding sessions for women employees

To celebrate International Women’s Day, upGrad, the Indian higher edtech firm, is organising virtual sessions for its women employees as well as the wives,...

Is it fair to force employees to relocate?

Relocating an employee to another place or office is nothing new. Many organisations rotate their employees across their many locations. It’s a good move...

upGrad partners with Loyola Inst. for HR, AI, ML courses

upGrad, the Indian higher edtech company is expanding its online programme portfolio. It has partnered with Loyola Institute of Business Administration (LIBA) to train...

upGrad introduces flexibility, grants ESOPs

upGrad, the online education firm, has decided to reward its employees for its success in the year 2020, by granting ESOPs or employee stock...

Over half million learners to benefit from upGrad’s acquisition of Rekrut...

Indian higher-education startup, upGrad, acquired Mumbai-based recruitment and staffing solutions company, Rekrut India. This move is hoped to broaden the former’s placement opportunities and...

upGrad’s online courses will now be available on the BookMyShow platform

upGrad, the Indian online higher education company, has tied up with BookMyShow, the entertainment platform, to enable users to choose any of their preferred...

upGrad appoints Preeti Kaul as president-HR

eLearning company, upGrad brings on board Preeti Kaul as president of human resources. She will be based out of the online higher education company's...

Adfactors PR plans to train 600 employees in digital marketing and...

Many organisations today are trying to build future capabilities in their employees, and the public relations (PR) space is no different. Adfactors PR has...

IIITB and UpGrad launch software engineering programme to reskill workforce

Reskilling to ensure relevance in a changing industry, is the answer to the layoffs in the IT sector.

Genpact & UpGrad to fill talent gap in data analytics

Together, they will provide an innovative postgraduate diploma data analytics programme for working professionals.

How personalised & curated digital learning is the recipe for successful...

Personalised and curated digital learning can help create time-efficient, relevant and targeted corporate training programmes. In an evolving business landscape, learning and development (L&D) and...

Competing with Self

Philosophically speaking, each of us is unique and logically not in competition with anyone. This realisation gives us a healthy outlook to the world...

Whirlpool employees will get $1000 if they get vaccinated

With the president of the US ordering all private-sector companies to get their employees vaccinated or prepare unvaccinated employees to get tested weekly, Whirlpool...

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Employee interaction significantly down: Microsoft remote-work study

A study on the communication habits of Microsoft employees pointed to the lack of inter-team communication in the work- from-home era. The survey that...

Lionsgate India promotes Shreya Channa to VP-people office, South Asia & South East Asia

Lionsgate India, the global content company, has elevated Shreya Channa who is only a year old in the Company, to the position of vice...

Amazon hikes hourly pay in the US and Canada

Amazon.com has hiked its average starting wage in the US to over $18 an hour. It is looking to expand its team of warehouse...

Karnataka minister blames WFA culture for low employment rate in the state

Karnataka’s Minister of Higher Education, IT, BT and Skill Development CN Ashwath Narayan, in response to the question of unemployment in the state, said...

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“If CEO is the father of an organisation, CHRO is the mother,” Pankaj Lochan

Q. You have been shuttling between HR and manufacturing roles. Was it a well-thought out strategy or did you just go with the flow...

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...