Arthan Supports Early Stage Social Enterprises

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

Why Can’t Nonprofits Be More Business-Like?

Nonprofits can be business like

By Ingrid Srinath

How often have you heard that nonprofits need to be “more business-like”? Or witnessed the awe that greets people who cross over from the private sector to a job in an NGO? Despite the global financial meltdown, relentless reports of corporate malfeasance and catastrophic breakdowns in governance at some of the most respected businesses, the corporate sector is continually held... read more

How To Research A Social Sector Organisation Before Your Interview

Researching a social sector org

By Surabhi Nijhawan 

The social sector in India is as diverse as any other sector. However, the lack of awareness and myths surrounding the space make it a less popular one. Although, in recent years, the social sector market has grown exponentially in India, and globally. However, mostly unaware, both freshers and experienced job seekers find it challenging to understand the development space in India,... read more

Leadership In The Social Sector

Leadership In Social Sector

India today, has a burgeoning development sector with social innovation rapidly gaining momentum. It is hardly surprising that organisations, both domestic and international are looking keenly at solving some of the most significant social challenges. However, a critical problem faced by players, big and small, in the development and social impact sectors is finding adequate and competent human capital.

In the... read more

Social Sector Tips: Types of Organisations In the Social Sector

Kinds of social organisations in social sector

By Anchal Kakkar and Satyam Vyas

One of the common misconceptions about the social sector is that it is limited to NGOs. One can attribute this to the lack of awareness about the social impact sector as a career option and the job opportunities available within it.

In the recent years, social impact sector has seen an increase in professionals joining the workforce, MBAs, researchers,... read more