– Aditi Agrawal
A reference check is a process by which organisations get information about candidates they are looking to hire from the candidates’ previous employers. This information may include details such as their work experience, education, background, personal information etc.
Employers usually do a reference check before the finalise hiring someone. The applicants themselves... read more
Impact business is a rapidly growing movement focusing on finding sustainable solutions to neglected problems at all levels of the society, by creating and implementing innovative solutions to improve communities, and the lives of people.
The INSEAD Social Entrepreneurship Programme (ISEP), launched in 2006, is integrating cutting-edge theory... read more
Arthan collaborated with the Genpact Centre for Women’s Leadership for their Returning Mother’s programme. From Arthan’s team, Mahamaya Navlakha, VP Research & Development... read more
In the past few years, there has been a rise in courses related to the development sector, especially for those who are looking to transition into the sector or searching for leadership opportunities in the space. While undergraduate and graduate degrees in social work have always existed, this article concentrates on specialised courses catering to the rising interest in understanding... read more
By Surabhi Nijhawan
In the recent years, the social sector has emerged as a popular career choice with an influx of professionals entering this workspace. Increased awareness about social impact, rising opportunities in social enterprises and social innovation along with degrees and courses focusing on the development space have contributed to this trend.
Recently, during a series of conversations around good practices with respect to nonprofit boards, my question to a group of leaders of foundations and nonprofits was: “What do you think lends itself to good governance in practical terms?”
Ananthapadmanabhan Guruswamy, CEO of read more
By Surabhi Nijhawan
15th August 2018 will be India’s 72nd Independence Day. In the last 72 years, our country and its people have witnessed both ups and downs. We are the world’s seventh largest economy and our GDP growth is one of the highest in the world.
As adults many of us spend the major part of our day at work,... read more
Apply now for the IRMA winter internship – Management Traineeship Segment (MTS) (October 15th, 2018 – December 7th, 2018).
IRMA (The Institute of Rural Management Anand )read more
Cambridge dictionary describes collaboration as ‘the situation of two or more people working together to create or achieve the same thing.’ A collaborative culture elevates productivity, and helps in creating a healthier work environment.... read more
The start-up ecosystem is an exciting and enterprising place to be. However, young entrepreneurs and young organisations face a plethora of challenges to be addressed. One such challenge is the human capital challenge.
While finding, engaging and retaining the right talent is a task all organisations face; early stage enterprises, with greater... read more