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Gender Imbalance Continues in Indian Workforce

In India, the proportion between educated women and working women is unfortunately not the same. The contribution of women in the workforce of the country remains highly imbalanced. Female labour force participation is a driver of growth and therefore, participation rates indicate the potential for a country to grow more rapidly. DATA SPEAKS Economic growth(…)

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Jyotika’s Bhatia’s Srujna Trust, is Giving Hope to Underprivileged Women

An MBA in social entrepreneurship, Jyotika Bhatia is the Founder Trustee of Srujna Charitable Trust. Hailing from Mumbai, she works in the field of education and livelihood. The Trust, provides skill training, grooms marginalised women for business training and provides market linkage to get employment opportunities. Till date, Srujna has impacted lives of 5000+ marginalised women(…)

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What to Avoid to be Taken Seriously At the Workplace

We all aspire to be in the bosses‘ good books? Don’t we?  A lot of people, however, fail to understand that their casual attitude towards their profession or workplace can be detrimental to their professional life. Here are some things you must definitely avoid in order to be taken seriously at work. 1.  Talking about(…)

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Shaheen Khan On How CEDP Is Transforming Lives Of Underprivileged Kids

Mumbaikar Shaheen Khan always wanted to do something for underprivileged children. In 2010, she co-founded the Council of Education & Development Program (CEDP), an NGO that imparts training to people and helps them become self-sufficient — free of cost. While making sure that these underprivileged kids also make a good living for themselves, CEDP, which now(…)

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Riddhi Gupta’s House Of Wow: Dancing with a Twist

Riddhi Gupta decided to leave behind a career in Economics and Statistics to pursue her passion for dance. Trained professionally in the Tanjore style of Bharatnatyam as a child, she has travelled across the globe and within the country meeting master trainers and experts. Her venture the House of Wow fuses different verticals of dance and curates(…)

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Janet Yellen On Women’s Struggle To Enter Labour Force

Janet Yellen, Chair of the Federal Reserve recently gave an 18-page speech at her alma mater, Brown University, on the topic of women and work. Here are the highlights from her speech, which is titled ‘So We All Can Succeed: 125 Years of Women’s Participation in the Economy’. The title of her speech is inspired(…)

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Leaked Emails Add Complexity To ScoopWhoop Harassment Case

ScoopWhoop co-founder Suparn Pandey has been accused of sexual harassment and sexual assault by a former senior executive, Catch News reports. An FIR has been lodged following this. ScoopWhoop’s other co-founders Sattvik Mishra and Sriparna Tikekar are also accused of abetting the harassment. Now, the case has taken a turn with a publication leaking conversations between the co-founders and complainant. Soon after the formal(…)

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ScoopWhoop Reacts To Harassment Allegations Against Co-Founder

At a time when the TVF (The Viral Fever) molestation case involving its CEO and founder Arunabh Kumar is yet to die down, revelations by a former senior executive of ScoopWhoop, accusing co-founder Suparn Pandey of sexual harassment and sexual assault have come as another shocker. Catch News reports that an FIR has been lodged at the Vasant Kunj (South) Police Station, Delhi. READ THE(…)

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