Coursera targets 100 million learners in 2-3 years: CEO
CEO Jeff Maggioncalda says India is the second-largest country after the U.S. in terms of number of users on the platform, and it is betting on a freemium model to boost its business in the country.
Boosting women’s participation in the workforce
The government should also consider mandating equal pay for equal work, and offering incentives like tax benefits to organisations that hire more women.
Are you being served?: The UrbanClap success story
In barely five years, Abhiraj Bhal, Varun Khaitan, and Raghav Chandra have made UrbanClap the go-to platform for urban Indians looking for anything from pedicures to painting houses.
‘One in three formally trained youth unemployed’
The share of workers employed in regular salaried jobs rose just 5% between 2011-12 and 2017-18, says the Periodic Labour Force Survey.
Budget 2019: Good to have an aspirational target
The Budget comes when the economy needed a makeover by providing an impetus to many sectors, particularly agriculture, rural infrastructure, startups, and micro, small and medium enterprises.
Skilling in the digital world: How learning programs are changing
Understanding how digital natives function is the first step towards designing the right learning programs for them.
Millennials seek flexible working options
More than half the millennials in India want flexible working options, but don’t want to work from home everyday, found a survey.
Indian economy: A fuzzy future
India’s economy might be cruising along, but the road ahead might not be smooth.
The art of asking for a promotion
Seeking a promotion can stop being a stressful task with the help of a clear plan and consistent progress.
Digital economy can create 60-65 million jobs
A new report by the McKinsey Global Institute says India’s core digital sectors like IT and communications could double in size by 2025, creating millions of jobs.