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66% of active job seekers will increase their time spent on job search: LinkedIn Workforce Confidence Index

Overall confidence of the workforce up two points, as economy reboots India, July 28, 2020: LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network, today announced the findings of the seventh edition of the Workforce Confidence Index, a fortnightly pulse on the confidence of the Indian workforce. Based on the survey responses of 1,303 professionals in India, findings …

IMPLICATIONS OF AI ON THE INDIAN ECONOMY: REPORT LAUNCH BY ICRIER, GOOGLE AND NASSCOM

New Delhi, July 27th2020: The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) along with ICRIER, one of India’s leading think tanks and Google launched their research findings from the study titled “Implications of AI on the Indian Economy.” India’s Artificial Intelligence (AI) moment is truly here and now. The transformational potential of AI stems …

INDIAN SaaS LANDSCAPE GROWING AT ~1.5X FASTER THAN GLOBAL SaaS: NASSCOM Report in Partnership with SaaSBOOMi and Zinnov

New Delhi, 23 July 2020: As India continues to take swift steps towards digitalization, it is also witnessing the rise of new SaaS verticals and segments backed by strategic partnerships. To chart out the imperatives to make India a “Global SaaS Hub”, the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) in partnership with SaaSBOOMi …

New Cisco Report Reveals Key Insights on How the Pandemic Has Changed the Future of Work

Report uncovers forward-looking lessons for leaders navigating return to office strategies India, July 23, 2020 — New Cisco-commissioned research issued today reveals forward-looking lessons for IT and business leaders as they navigate their return to office strategies. The findings are covered in a report, “A New Perspective on the Modern Workplace”. The research upon which the report is …

395 Million New Jobs by 2030 if Businesses Prioritize Nature, Says World Economic Forum

Report finds putting nature first is good for business and economic resilience Nature-positive solutions will create $10.1 trillion in business opportunity and millions of new jobs COVID-19’s impact is a stark reminder of our imbalance with the natural world, but the report shows opportunities for businesses and governments to build back better Policy companion outlines …

SkyLed unveils 55-inch 4K UHD Entertainment Station

The situation induced by the Corona enforced lock-down has led to an unexpected surge in demand for quality entertainment systems, especially in the feature rich, but reasonably priced segment. This has come about because of the simple fact that members of the family are now being forced to spend a substantial amount of time indoors, …

Distance Learning MBA vs Executive MBA

With technological advancements, a student can pursue the post-graduation MBA degree in multiple ways. One can pick a mode of learning as per availability of finance, scores in competitive exams, availability of time, and work experience. One such common dilemma that working executives face while deciding which degree to go for – is executive MBA …

COVID-19 Compromised Access to 1.85 Million Abortions: Study

Delhi 2020: A recent study conducted by Ipas Development Foundation (IDF) revealed that access to around 1.85 million abortions was compromised due to the restrictions imposed in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Abortion access for these 1.85 million women was compromised at all points of care, including public and private sector facilities and chemist outlets. …

Renewables Increasingly Beat Even Cheapest Coal Competitors on Cost

Competitive power generation costs make investment in renewables highly attractive as countries target economic recovery from COVID-19, new IRENA report finds Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 2 June 2020 — Renewable power is increasingly cheaper than any new electricity capacity based on fossil fuels, a new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) published …

Roadmap For Safe Reopening of Schools Post Lockdown.

UNESCO, UNICEF, WFP & World Bank has issued new guidelines on the safe reopening of schools in the midst of ongoing closures affecting nearly 1.3 billion students worldwide and affecting approximately 32 Crores students in India, including those in schools and universities. The Guidelines warn that the widespread closures of educational facilities in response to …