Category: Insights

This section contains research based insights on themes around the talent ecosystem, about HR practices, workplaces, emerging trends in the talent space.

Coronavirus Impact: Travel industry becomes ground zero for job losses

The coronavirus pandemic has now started to impact the world economy to another level. The novel virus outbreak, which was once considered to be China’s “internal problem”, has now become a global headache. The World Health Organization has now termed the outbreak as “pandemic”, forcing governments to act on war footing to combat the disease…

Coronavirus crisis force hospitality startups to resort to job cuts

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact the lives of many people around the world in numerous ways, businesses that have seen their sales funnels and cash flows depleting are taking to strong measures to ensure that the survival and continuity of business.  A good number of businesses directly or indirectly impacted are having to…

How to stay mentally healthy in times of a pandemic

The global coronavirus pandemic is in its full effect. Risk of catching the flu is on the rise more than ever, stock markets are at an all-time low, a global recession is knocking on the doors of the world economy and individuals are now confined to their homes. The lockdown imposed by governments around the…

VC firms extend their support to young business founders

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has become a major crisis for young business owners. With employees unable to attend offices, operations temporarily suspended and a government-imposed 21-day lockdown, everything for some time has come to a halt. The unprecedented health crisis is going to have a deep impact on every aspect of Indian society and the…

India Inc. pitching in towards the fight against Covid-19

Leading corporations and business leaders have announced their support to fight Covid-19 pandemic, and apart from their direct efforts, and work being done by their respective foundations or CSR initiatives, some of them have committed funds to the union and state governments relief funds. Most of these funds are expected to be directed towards putting…

How to stay focussed and dedicated while working from home

Work-from-home, remote working or telecommuting, whatever you may call it, but handling all your work-related tasks from the comfort of your couch is now becoming a normal thing and you won’t be judged for that. Due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, work-from-home is now the talk of the town.  The coronavirus outbreak, which first originated…