Cognizant to upskill 5,000 staffers
The firm had planned to increase hiring in its sales vertical to build a 500-strong team that will target niche deals in digital services.
Freshers and students log on to upskill
Edtech companies like upGrad and Great Learning are now introducing courses for students that cost as...
Recruiters prefer investing in AI rather than upskilling, finds survey
The report, titled ‘Closing the Skills Gap 2019’, surveyed 600 HR lead...
NASSCOM FutureSkill signs an MoU with Pearson India for skill development of working professionals
The partnership will also enable a continuous learning framework leading to skill development through NASSCOM’s FutureSkills platform for reskilling and upskilling employees in the IT-BPM industry.
As digital takes root, mid-tier IT companies get staff upskilled
Firms invest heavily in reskilling staff in digital skills as customers shift technology budgets away from traditional services to digital.
Upskill to the cloud, all are moving there
All the major cloud service providers offer certification on their official sites. AWS provides 190 different training courses in online and classroom format.
NASSCOM signs MoU with SkillUp Online
SkillUp Online will first launch foundation-level learning modules on AI and big data.
Upskilling key to meeting demand for AI and big data analytics talent
Reports suggest there is a huge gap in the supply and demand of AI and BDI family of jobs. One of the reasons could be data science not being taught in many universities.
ZEE launches learning & development programme to up skill front line managers
Embark in its entirety will up skill 450 managers across the organisation and will provide more than 25,000 hours of training.
'Upskill or perish’ is now the norm for software engineers
Service integrators see the highest number of layoffs because of the nature of their business.
Startups have an upskill task to build & retain talent
The key areas where such upskilling is taking place are machine learning, artificial intelligence, full stack, Internet of Things, blockchain and data science.
Cognizant to offer higher pay package to entry-level engineers
Engineering students graduating in June 2020 will see the offer made by the US-based company increase from Rs 3.38 lakh per annum to Rs 4 lakh.
Genpact rolls out upskilling initiative, looks to harness collective intelligence of employees
The programme will help identify ‘experts’ across the company - employees who have skills and knowledge others need
Ecosystem needed for massive workforce upskilling: Mukesh Ambani
RIL chairman says governments, businesses and civil society organisations should put together the ecosystem.
Upgrade your skills constantly to keep your job secure
Upgrade constantly to stay ahead in your career. Most employers too prefer to upskill their existing workforce rather than hire new employees.
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