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
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
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
The 33rd Hindustan Times Shine HR Conclave - Bangalore Edition in association with Linkstreet will be held at the Ritz Carlton on 29th September 2015. The times have changed. With new businesses developing in the growing economy, millennials are getting endless opportunities. More and more of them are joining the workforce and managing them