Traditional corporate learning approaches – either through face to face workshops or using Learning Management Systems do not address two critical elements. Measurable results and feedback about the “level of knowledge” are typically missing. This is because people do not remember what is taught during one-time training workshops.
Arun was a keynote speaker at the 2nd IT HR Round Table organized by University of Petroleum & Energy Studies held at Taj Vivanta, Bangalore on 15th October 2016. Arun’s address focused on the disruptive trends that technology is driving in the education and corporate sector. The audience comprised CXOs fro the corporate sector and senior […]
Arun was a speaker at an interactive session at the recent CII Innovation Summit held in Bangalore on 29th and 29th July 2016.
The session on Ed-Tech startups which Arun was a part of, was moderated by Professor S. Sadagopan, Director of IIIT-B. Co-participants included Parminder Gill, Co-Founder of Edusports and Mayank Kumar, Co-founder & MD of UpGrad.
Mature technologies such as cloud, mobile, and video, along with availability of faster and cheaper internet, have led to revolutionary changes in the way information and knowledge can be shared and leveraged. Organizations need to take bold steps to adapt to this fundamental shift and start rethinking learning. Read more here.
Technology: Providing the platform for India’s education sector to prepare for transformational changes
There are 600 million people in India under the age of 25. At 25 million, our student population is the world’s second largest after China. With a burgeoning middle class, there is an increasing ability to “pay” for education among Indians. Today the country boasts nearly 700 Universities, ~ 33,000 colleges and more than 12,500 […]
Recently Arun Muthukumar, CEO and Co-founder of Linkstreet chaired a panel discussion with some of the eminent entrepreneurs like Kaustabh Chakraborty from Urban Ladder, RamuKallepalli from Travel Spice and Arjun Kumar from Housejoy, at an event in Bangalore Corporate Office of 3M.
The focus of the path-breaking Xchange initiative was on building strong competencies like outside-in […]
Wondering why I have chosen to use the names of one of the world’s greatest marathoners (Abebe Bikila), and the modern day sprint king (Usain Bolt) as the title of my post? Simply put, I found the marathon and the sprint are apt to describe the way, IMHO, how two of the most transformative business […]
Recently ArunMuthukumar, CEO & Co-founder of Linkstreet, attended the Cisco India & SAARC Partner Confluence 2015 (CIPC 2015) held at The Leela, Kovalam from 28th to 30th October, 2015. Linkstreet is an ecosystem partner of Cisco.
The event brought together experts from across various disciplines to help inspire powerful and innovative ideas for the digital era. […]
Annual performance reviews have fallen out of fashion for many large organizations. Accenture recently followed the lead laid down by companies such as Deloitte, Microsoft and GAP. These are among the 6% of Fortune 500 companies that have gotten rid of rankings according to management firm CEB.
Not only is there limited evidence to suggest that […]