Articles by tag: India

India Emerges as a Powerful Contender in Global Supply Chain Diversification, But Isn’t a Panacea. Here’s What You Need to Know.

The global supply chain is currently undergoing several seismic shifts. Having now surpassed China as the most populous country in the world, India is emerging as a strategic alternative for multinational corporations considering diversification from a China-centric approach. Combining software and manufacturing prowess with competitive pricing, India now stands as a strong contender in […]

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Education & EdTech
Can American EdTech Companies Keep Pace with India?

Key Points: A shift from in-person learning to remote learning has changed education dramatically which has impacted 1.2 billion students worldwide. The COVID-19 pandemic has been a catalyst for the global edtech boom. The edtech market in India is expected to grow from $700 million to $30 billion within the next decade. Commentary: The […]

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Education & EdTech
Will Free Online Courses Be EdTech Companies’ Silver Bullet for Market Differentiation?

India’s edtech industry is working to be the global leader in online tools, curriculum and platforms. If the flow of capital is a good litmus test, both the short- and long-term outlook would point to India being on the right track. High profile startups like Vedantu are actively securing millions of dollars in new […]

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B2B News Update: Uber Gets to Work, India Notches a Medical Milestone

A robot helped a team of doctors carry out five heart surgeries in India this week. A robotic arm was controlled by a surgeon 20 miles away from the procedure, making the event the first of its kind. This technology could be particularly significant in regions where surgical expertise might not be as prevalent. Uber […]

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Why Amazon Went to India to Build It’s Biggest Office Ever

Amazon this week opened its largest global office, and it is far from its Seattle, Washington headquarters. The new 9.5 acre campus is situated in the business district of Hyderabad, India. The retail giant’s 1.8 million-square-foot space will host up to 15,000 employees. This number is approximately one-quarter of the organization’s total full-time India-based workforce. […]

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How Remote Collaboration Translates to the World of Music
March 4, 2024

Remote collaboration within the music industry has evolved dramatically over the last few years. Despite the rise of telecommuting platforms like Zoom and Teams, musicians have consistently fought latency issues that have been a hindrance to meaningful real time collaboration. One company is focused on challenging that norm and hopes to empower  synchronized musical […]

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Protecting Our Educators: The Impact of Burnout on School Security
Protecting Our Educators: The Impact of Burnout on School Security
March 4, 2024

In a recent bonus segment of “Secured,” Ron Stefanski, host of the Disrupted podcast, shed light on a pressing issue in the education sector: the surge in burnout and turnover among teachers, especially in K-12 schools. The COVID-19 pandemic exacerbated the burnout challenges faced by educators, with many reaching a breaking point and opting […]

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Fernweh Group Expands Global Footprint with Strategic Acquisition of Sun Industrial Group by Calvin Power Services
March 3, 2024

What does the Fernweh Group’s acquisition of Sun Industrial Group by Calvin Power Services suggest about the evolving landscape of the energy and industrial sectors? Energy Sector Reporter Michelle Dawn Mooney finds the Fernweh Group’s latest maneuver indicative of a more significant trend towards consolidation in service-focused businesses within these sectors. She underscores the […]

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Getting Bio, Socio, Psych with It: How Holon Health’s Holistic Care Model Supports Substance Abuse Patients
March 1, 2024

In an era where healthcare innovation is paramount, the latest episode of Healthcare Rethink by FinThrive introduces Holon Health’s holistic care model for individuals battling substance abuse disorders. Host Brian Urban and Holon Health CEO Jason Herzog delve into the integration of healthcare and criminal justice to support substance abuse patients. Holon Health’s holistic […]

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