” Much has been said about the benefits of multitasking, often in jibes, sometimes in all earnestness. But the truth is that constant division of focus on several tasks can lead to a severe drop in productivity over time. While this has been the theory of some of the most efficient leaders, neuroscientists now have
” According to a research from Safe Work Australia, workplace stress and the resulting absenteeism, cost the economy a total of $14.81 billion in 2007, the last time figures were gathered. Two-thirds of this cost was falling on employers, who were forced to absorb the expense of lost productivity. As mentioned in International Journal of
” Leading yourself through the career zig-zags is like running through a hedge maze and what helps navigate the uncertain terrain is when aspirations are not capped by a ceiling, at the same time grounded in reality. Being Aspirational is critical to realizing one’s potential and aspirations need direction to become meaningful. While understanding the
” India has one of the youngest populations in the world, a trend that is expected to continue until 2040. With an ever growing economy, it requires a large pool of skilled workers which entails numerous skill development initiatives for training them. Also with structural shift towards higher-productivity sectors, up-skilling of labour force is essential
” Parag Pande, Accenture’s human resource lead for India and global lead for learning and talent development operations shares his opinion on what are the top skills CHROs should acquire in the year 2017. Digital With digital disruption sweeping industries, digital skills will ensure that latest technology advancements, such as analytics can be used to
” HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global IT services provider, continues to be recognized for its end–to–end Internet of Things (IoT) capabilities, global leadership and comprehensive portfolio. It offers end–to–end IoT services and is positioned as a strong partner for key IoT investment initiatives enabled by its strong engineering heritage together with strategic partnerships. What
” According to a Bersin by Deloitte study, the modern learner is overwhelmed, distracted and impatient. Employees only have 1% of the work week to focus on training and development Mphasis, a leading IT solution provider, offering Applications, Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) and Infrastructure services globally has its workforce distributed not only across locations in
” The Background In the previous article we saw various global players that operate in this space. We highlighted certain companies based on their presence in India and strength of their solution/s. We also talked about few noticeable global players and some pointed solution providers which are noteworthy in this space.  In this part of
” With increasing realization that addressing the gender gap will deliver higher growth and development worldwide — nowhere more so than in India, ProEves launched Gender Balance India Survey 2016 to gather insights on how companies are trying to bridge this gap. Forty-seven companies across various sectors like FMCG, IT, Manufacturing, ITES, E-commerce and Financial
” The two most important actors in any career decision are the individual and the organization. One can make a more informed decision about their career choices by mindfully inspecting their priorities and that of the nature of organizations. In the course of living its purpose, organizations often play matchmaker in balancing not only the