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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...

Vedantu lays off 424 more

The news of Vedantu laying off 200 employees had hardly sunk in and the edtech company has again let go about seven per cent...

Vedantu lays off 200 full-time & contract workers, teachers

It hasn’t been very long since Vedantu, the Bengaluru-based ed-tech firm, achieved unicorn status following a $100 million funding round last year. Now, it...

How HR has gone beyond mere personnel management & administration

If we were to trace the evolution of business in India over the years, the results would be more than fascinating. Television shows and...

Vedantu to buy back ESOPS worth US $3 million

Vedantu, the live online learning company, has announced an employee stock ownership plan (ESOPS) liquidity programme worth US$ 3 million for all eligible employees. While...

Vedantu to hire 2,500 by June 2021

Vedantu, the ed-tech platform, is looking to hire 2,500 employees over the next three months, as part of its plan to increase presence in...

Mohit Mathur appointed biz excellence head, Vedantu

India, 09 February 2021 - Vedantu, a pioneer in LIVE online tutoring in India, today announced the appointment of Mohit Mathur as Biz Excellence...

Vedantu appoints Ranjan Sakalley as Head of Engineering & Technology

Vedantu, a pioneer in LIVE online tutoring in India, today announced the appointment of Ranjan Sakalley as head of engineering & technology. Based in...

EdTech platform, Vedantu, raises Rs 79 crore

Vedantu, an EdTech platform and pioneer of the ‘live online, interactive’ class has managed to raise funds of $11 million (INR 79 crores). 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,”...

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Old Pension Scheme: Disgruntled Punjab govt staff hold massive protest rally

To express their dissatisfaction with the recently-released notification for the restoration of the old pension scheme (OPS), a rally was held in Punjab by...

Sudden layoff of entire team of 2,700 at US furniture company shocks workforce

About 2,700 staff members of a furniture company in Mississippi were sent a text close to midnight informing them that their services were no...

In the age of specialists, how important are transferable skills?

Transferable skills, also known as ‘core skills’ or ‘soft skills’, are developed by people over time. These skills not only add versatility to an...

Monster is now ‘foundit’

Indian job search portal, Monster.com, has now been transformed into a full-fledged talent- management platform. Starting today, it will be called 'foundit', with an...

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EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

Q. You spent 16 years at LIC before moving to a corporate role at ICICI Prudential. Now, 22 years on, I am still curious...

“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...