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When a large private sector bank found that there were glaring gaps in the perceived performance of prospective employees at the interview stage, and their actual on-ground performance after hiring, they decided to take another look at how to optimise the talent acquisition process, since it was impacting their bottom line.
AssessHub’s ‘secret sauce’ of predictive analytics & assessment science helps companies find and retain the right talent for the right role
The conundrum around money is that both managing with too much or too little can be a challenge. Say you get a windfall and come into some money; you struggle with financial decisions and are torn between making investments and repaying loans. If it’s the former, then what instrument do you choose?
This AI-based financial advisor can help you do your taxes, buy insurance and invest wisely, all through a single platform
In December 2015, Delhi’s pollution levels had reached alarming highs and the state government had introduced the odd-even scheme to help combat the crisis. Kolkata-based Basabjeet (Jijo) Nag was with friends and a discussion ensued in which some of them said that while they were okay with this scheme and with taking public transport, they were not happy with the fact that there was no service to help with last-mile connectivity.
Kolkata-based dabadigo is combating pollution while enabling last-mile connectivity
Who amongst us does not remember a time in school, when the ‘lucky’ few with relatives abroad came back from a vacation with snazzy foreign-made water bottles, pencil pouches and backpacks? For many, the desire to be the proud owner of “Made in USA” merchandise probably lingered long after they graduated from school.
Bengaluru startup helps shoppers across India buy products from abroad without hassles, get them delivered at their doorstep in 10 days or less
When Hareesh Panicker and Soney Jose founded a startup offering services for prepaid payment instruments in 2014, they soon realised that their business idea was not viable due to constant changes in the regulatory environment and acquisition-led models prevailing in the market.
This Kochi-based startup changed its course to offer a solution that helps large businesses capitalise on the Life Time Value of a customer
The Pune-based startup, incubated under the NASSCOM 10,000 Startups programme, offers financial assistance to people who don’t have medical insurance, or those who are under-insured and require immediate funds for treatment.
Healthfin helps reduce the financial pain of hospitalisation by arranging for speedy patient loans on time
After connecting with a local guide at Kathmandu through a social networking site, 39-years-old Somdev Duttagupta packed his rucksack, trekked to the Annapurna Base Camp and went on to encounter a superlative travel experience, all without having to break the bank.
How TripMamu is making it a breeze for travellers and local travel agencies to connect and plan a customised holiday
What Apple did for music, Netflix did for movies. Both these iconic brands had one thing in common - they didn’t create content, but built a whole new experience in the way content was delivered.
The magic of context: how Paperflite powers sales through hyper-personalisation
In this age of IoT-driven everything, it was only time before somebody came up with a solution that would draw from the popular Hindi adage doodh ka doodh, pani ka pani.
Within five months of launching two IoT-powered solutions, HAL Robotics is gaining good traction from Indian enterprises. Here’s why
This Hyderabad-based startup aims to streamline fragmented relocation industry with niche one-stop-shop solution based on data-mapping.
Flytta covers all aspects of relocation, including school admissions and sourcing domestic help