Today, global startups are focusing on building products that leverage blockchain security. Read more about Blockchain trends and predictions. The founders of these startups are very confident about the technology and spinning the benefits in innovative ways. In this article, you’ll learn about six futuristic blockchain technology startups from around the world. As a blockchain […]
Introduction Technological innovations have shrunk our earth’s ”access” radius. MBA programs have recorded continuous growth from the past few years. The online MBA programs that are offered today are credible alternatives to the traditional class-based courses. Students and professionals alike, are bending towards the online approach to attain certification. Following the trends witnessed in students […]
Introduction The business management degree provides the key to the coveted job position or career aim. Whichever would remain your primary area, an international business management degree will open wider doors to success. The growing bent of online courses paved the way for the introduction of MBA programs in several distinguished universities globally. With certified […]
Witnessing Change The marketplace ecosystem of the Automotive Industry is witnessing a rapid change. Their customer’s insight is growing, and so is their demand for digitally better products. Differences in product preferences, earlier and now stand at opposite ends of a scale. The industry now has to walk all the way through the line to […]
Your resume is one of the first things that introduces you to the hiring manager of a potential job. It is based on this document that a recruiter decides to shortlist your application. But, a resume is much more than a document in today’s competitive job market. Think of it as a marketing tool for […]
Getting a job right after graduation is no easy task unless you get on-campus recruitment. It could go crazy if the process of job hunting is not organized, especially if you are looking for highest paying jobs for freshers. Below are a few action items you need to keep in mind to find a job […]
What is Data science? Data science is the detailed study of information obtained by analyzing vast amounts of data arriving from the organization’s data warehouses. Modern data science deals with inferring data and developing related algorithms by using appropriate technology. The demand for data scientists makes data science courses more popular. Applications of data science […]
By now, everyone has heard of Big Data and the wave it has created in the industry. After all, it’s always in the news – companies across various sectors of the industry are leveraging Big Data to promote data-driven decision making. Today, Big Data’s popularity has extended beyond the tech industry to include healthcare, education, […]
Data science, armed with pioneering technologies like Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, is creating waves of transformation across all domains of the industry. From the IT sector to healthcare and governance, Big Data and Data Analytics are reshaping the usual business processes to make way for innovative and “intuitive” ones. We say intuitive because of […]
Something a lot of people don’t know, and the ones who do know still have difficulty believing, is the fact Data has become the most valuable resource on earth, overtaking oil. The dawn of the digital age has given rise to Big Data. Every day, billions of people on the internet create 2500 trillion bytes […]
Ever wondered why employers stress on internships? The simple reason behind this is that internships are a mark of credibility and eligibility. They show that you were ready to get your feet wet and obtain hands-on industry experience – this is precisely what can distinguish you from other candidates applying for a job. For potential […]
Job interviews are always tricky. To successfully crack an interview, you must possess not only in-depth subject knowledge but also confidence and a strong presence of mind. This is especially true if you are preparing for a Data Science – it puts all your faculties to test! During a Data Science interview, you’ll have to […]
With Data Science jobs on the rise, there’s a question that often lurks in the minds of aspirants – What’s the difference between a Data Scientist and a Data Analyst? Are these 2 the same? Such questions have been a source of great confusion among youngsters who wish to make a successful career in Data […]
Data rules the world we live in, and in fact, has been dubbed the “oil” of the 21st century. In the past few years, the world has witnessed a steep and continuing upsurge in data. Thanks to the growth of social media, smartphones, and the Internet of Things, the amount of data at our disposal […]
When it comes to the ever competitive corporate world, time is money and efficiency, a goldmine! With this in mind, it only makes sense to leverage new-age technologies such as automation to do away with workplace inefficiencies and boost your revenues. And IT leaders agree. Research suggests that as many as 98% of them believe […]
Here are the business problems that brands can solve through social media marketing. Also, let’s see how to build the right strategy for social media.
Here are 5 tools to help social media marketers to engage with their audience in new and creative ways, and to help improve time management in many respects.
Presenting November 2018 first edition of UpGrad Trends to Tend where we talk about news, views and opinions across the data, digital & tech industry.
Marketing must adapt the new realities to succeed within the social media space. Read why the timely conversation is important to make social media work.
Do you wish to change the world around you whilst doing what you love? Read this excerpt from Compassion Inc. by Gaurav Sinha.
WordPress stands out as the most popular platform of choice. Let’s see the importance of a good host and key tips to find the best host for your WordPress.
Keep these steps to successfully create an effective landing page that is able to convert your visitors into potential customers!
Companies today are leveraging influencers to drive sales. Here are some easy tips to help you master the art of influencer management and make your campaigns a success.
Your brand is the way you talk about your business to the world. Here are top 5 brand building techniques with which you’ll be the difference between a good branding and bad branding.
This is an excerpt from ‘Daughters of Legacy – How a New Generation of Women Is Redefining India Inc.’ by Rinku Paul and Puja Singhal. It summarises 6 things you can learn from life anecdotes of 12 women entrepreneurs who took charge of age-old legacies.
Companies across various parallels of the industry are now increasingly investing in top-notch product managers to add value to their organisations. Here are the top five companies that have a highly creative product management team to thank for their success.
It’s an age of AI-powered robots, driverless cars, smart personal assistants and so much more. Let’s see how all of this resulted in the massive change in jobs with a lot more opportunities that were unheard of a decade ago!
As India’s leading online education platform, we at UpGrad, have always wanted to do things differently – be it partnering with top-notch faculty from around the globe, or providing placement assistance to our students, or even dreaming of having an offline space in the first place, where great minds could simply connect over casual conversations to […]
A beginner friendly big data tutorial to get you going with the core concepts revolving around the buzzword. We aim to clarify everything you need to know before getting started with Big Data.
Branding is actually a way of identifying a business. It is how the customers recognise and experience a business. Let’s learn when is the right time to start branding.
If you haven’t heard of Google AdSense, you’re not yet a full-blown blogger. How does it work? Why was it recently in news? Let’s see if it’s still worth your money.
Business organisations conduct market research studies at regular intervals of time to stay abreast and ahead of the competitors. Let’s know how to understand and conduct a Market Research like Experts.
Your current customer base is the best asset your business has. Here are 4 tried and tested strategies you can use to excel at customer retention.
Sandeep Vasudevan, after his 2 years at UpGrad and 19 years of making content for television, film and digital media; shares his insights on how making educational videos is unique.
Don’t fret about organic reach anymore and just get those amazing Facebook posts going up on your page. Here are the 5 ways to beat the Facebook algorithm changes and win your organic reach back.
There’s so much to do and explore in Data Science. Read why Data Science is your true calling if you’re from a tech background and have a little something for data.
Talent acquisition is one of the biggest roadblocks to the growth of any business. Read these best practices to drive an effective selection process and recruitment.
Professionals are demanding more flexibility to break the monotony of their life. Read why startups and MNCs are open to embracing remote work culture.
Here’s a list of tools that help in effective time management for a Student Experience Manager and Mentor at UpGrad or any Customer or Client Support Teams.
A business is always answerable to the customer and happy customers are the key to success in any business. Here are the 5 ways to provide exceptional customer service
Mayank Kumar, Co-founder of UpGrad was recently awarded the BW Disrupt Achiever of the Year 2017, for providing the most immersive learning experience.
Snapchat first released Stories, later Instagram released its own version. Let’s try to break down why engagement started to tip in Instagram’s favor.
Machine Learning; an application of Artificial Intelligence, which is poised to become the next big thing in the data sciences sphere.
UpGrad’s Product Management Certification Program completes a year. Here’s the Program Marketing Manager on what went into creating the Program and what is its USP.
A compiled a list of product management tools specifically created to ease your job and ensure improvements in team collaboration and productivity.
Brands need to go beyond the current boundaries to think what they can do. These lessons from Google, Airbnb and Uber will help you succeed.
Now that Snapchat is monetizing its app by creating new advertising tools, it is the perfect time to advertise on the platform.
It’s always better to validate your idea before introducing your product or service to your potential customers. This will save you valuable time, effort and money, which is always in scarcity for any aspiring entrepreneur.
Designed to use the psyche to trigger an action of using the product. Anurag talks about how Product Managers can build habit-forming products to improve lives.
In a previous article, we jotted down our expectations from the Union Budget 2017-18. As a sequel to this piece, let’s see whether the budget could live up to these expectations.
The banking sector has given rise to a new breed of talent across the data analytics space. We write about five top roles that are emerging in this context.
The trend of becoming a mobile app entrepreneur has seen a sharp spike in the last year. So, if you are an aspiring entrepreneur and mobile is your thing, this is what you should know to make it big in the industry.
Online education across segments and students population is emerging as a popular option for individuals. Across age groups, online education is getting adopted. A segment where we at UpGrad feel that online adoption will be rapid, is the working professional segment. And there are multiple reasons for the same – from their ability to pay, their willingness to move up in their career etc. In this piece I want to touch upon a key trend that we are targeting..