Tag: Human Resources

How to Hire and Retain the Talent Transformers

How to Hire and Retain the Talent Transformers

Column, Human Resource
Author: Awkash Agrawal,  Engineering Leader, Product and Platform Engineering at Altimetrik. There is always a Gaussian curve to fit most of the problems. In the world where there is always a need for superior talent, there is always a front line drawn between companies to attract nothing but the best. Though every organization wants the best talent there is always a legacy left behind. This is due to the ageing product, a solution created in the mid-'90s is still in use. This gave rise to a new age sought after talent transformers. These folks are real workhorse who not only complete their own things but help the group of people to move forward. One of the critical aspects is how you find these folks from the masses. There are primarily identified by 3 A's (Aptitude, Attitude and Amp...

Skills that Designers Need to Thrive on

Column, Human Resource
Author: Debprotim Roy, Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Canvs Each New Year talks about newer trends in design and engineering, some stick while some pass. 2020, however, given it’s the start of a new decade was assumed year of importance and makes us aware of how far we have come from where we were 10 years ago. Mobile computing has changed the landscape as we have seen. Artificial intelligence has come into mainstream consciousness, user experience is not a spend you park for post MVP releases anymore. Designers have a seat at the table. Having a seat at the table means you have to respect the responsibilities that it brings. The unique challenges that this decade brings us are mostly driven by tech and its potential in the coming years. As builders of products that manifest b...