2020 saw the evolution of a changing business landscape. This in turn resulted in changes to job requirements which prompted both working professionals and job seekers to invest in new skills, and to...
Jan 22, 2021
C-level executives and senior managers at large organizations say they are increasingly requiring employees to have, and seeking new candidates who have, automation and Artificial Intelligence (AI)...
Dec 01, 2020
COVID-19 is set to be a major catalyst for the pharmaceutical industry. The rush to adapt to new social distancing and lockdown norms has led to a hurried digital transformation, leaving many...
Nov 06, 2020
Brett King, futurist and founder of Moven, the first mobile bank, predicted in his famous ‘Banking 4.0: Banking Everywhere, Never at a Bank’ in 2019, “It’s (Banking) all about the experience. Any...
Oct 26, 2020
Cybersecurity skills gap threatens job effectiveness amidst increasing global cyber attacks, according to Cybrary’s Skills Gap Research Survey and Report. The report examines the current challenges,...
Sep 23, 2020
Business and technology leaders have pointed to a range of opportunities provided by Artificial Intelligence (AI) to support the economy’s revitalization, including new efficiencies and new business...
Sep 17, 2020
Nearly two-thirds (64%) of surveyed IT pros were instilled with a new sense of confidence, despite contending with challenges such as reduced budgets, greater decision-making responsibilities, and...
Sep 09, 2020
Chief Audit Executives (CAEs) and internal audit leaders report their next-generation competency levels in three vital areas – governance, methodology and enabling technology – to be remarkably low,...
Aug 17, 2020
Organizations that combine deployment of AI with skilling initiatives are generating most value from AI, according to Microsoft India’s research. Topline findings of the research underscore that...
Aug 13, 2020
The United States and Great Britain are two countries separated by a common language; George Bernard Shaw is believed to have quipped about the wide variance in English as spoken and written in...
Jul 31, 2020
At the end of 2019, data security was the #1 priority and it remains there now, with a whopping 76% of organizations naming it as one of their IT projects for the rest of 2020, according to Netwrix’s...
Jul 31, 2020
52% of organizations’ business operations are continuing at a reduced level due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Gartner’s survey of 172 HR leaders. As part of the same survey, 40% of 146...
Jun 29, 2020
As organizations look to transform their business operations and revolutionize customer service, Digital Transformation (DX) is at the top of most CXOs’ agendas; in fact, DX spending is expected to ...
Jun 03, 2020
Many organizations are starting to realize the benefits of increased scale and velocity of application deployment in their businesses. This value, however, can bring significant complexity as...
Apr 10, 2020
We all are living in the digital era, which is creating shifts in the workplace creating a disruption which is changing the world of work. This change is not only reshaping any companies’ bottom line...
Mar 18, 2020
While most organizations understand the incredible opportunity of data, a gap has emerged between organizations’ aspirations to be data-driven and their employees’ ability to create business value...
Jan 27, 2020
The much-awaited, much-predicted-about 2020 is here. The deluge of technology forecasts continue to be bombarded on the enterprise IT managers. RPA, AI, Hybrid, IoT, Analytics…the more you read...
Jan 14, 2020
Companies are inclined towards talent with interpersonal and people-oriented skills, according to this year’s most in-demand soft skills list, provided by LinkedIn. While task-oriented skills remain...
Jan 10, 2020
In today’s rapidly evolving labor market, 45% of managers don’t feel confident in their ability to develop the skills employees need today, according to Gartner. In addition to a lack of confidence,...
Sep 19, 2019
Malicious insiders (30%) and employee error (25%) pose the greatest cybersecurity threats in the workplace, according to Canon’s second annual Office of the Future survey. More than 1,000 IT...
Aug 30, 2019
The need for talented IT professionals remains a top concern for most organizations. According to one recent report, organizations say they currently face skills shortages across a range of IT...
Jul 26, 2019
To successfully recruit and hire candidates in today’s digital era, organizations must redefine the role of the hiring manager to be decisive, according to Gartner, Inc. Yet, more than three-quarters...
Jun 27, 2019
The adoption of automation for IT security functions is on the rise across the US, UK and APAC, according to Poneman study. Overall, the findings demonstrate an increase in confidence in job security...
Apr 16, 2019
A vast majority of organizations surveyed are still unprepared to properly respond to cybersecurity incidents, with 77% of respondents indicating they do not have a cybersecurity incident response...
Apr 12, 2019
Increased competition in the external labor market is making it harder for organizations to attract new candidates and retain their best talent, according to Gartner. This is compounded by today’s...
Nov 01, 2018
Although the vast majority of Indian organizations believe that advanced technologies will be crucial for future growth, few plan to increase their training investment significantly in the next few...
Oct 05, 2018
Indian Staffing Federation (ISF), an apex body of the flexi staffing industry, organized the 4th IT Conference themed on Thriving in Smart Transformation. The conference involved HR leaders and...
Sep 20, 2018
Most organizations are undergoing a digital transformation that directly impacts how they do business, yet 70% of employees have not mastered the skills they need for their jobs today, and 80% of...
Sep 11, 2018
In the last few years, CIOs have been chanting the ‘digital transformation’ catchphrase as if it is a common cure for all enterprise IT worries. However, a lot of organizations have embarked on...
Apr 12, 2018
Late visionary and tech influencer Steve Jobs once said, "We hire people who make the best things in the world." Today it is increasingly becoming difficult to hire the right talent for your...
Jan 16, 2018
Great leaders don’t achieve success without experiencing their share of challenges and crises. Rather, they will define it as their success came through the challenges and difficulties that came...
Dec 15, 2017
In computer science class, students learn how to think in a structured and logical manner. This allows them to break down problems and develop algorithms that consider all scenarios, not just the...
Oct 30, 2017
Aiming to skill students to enhance their employability, Dassault Systemes is planning to forge partnerships with academic universities to create more visibility for better outreach.The company...
Sep 18, 2017