L&D Careers – Options & Opportunities

Learning and Development(L&D) is a niche area, which requires a different skill set than what is required to be a typical HR professional.  Becoming an L&D professional should be a carefully thought out career decision. From my extensive experience as an Associate L&OD Director at Mindtree, let me shed light into the common questions that […]


6 Tips To Build A Learning Mindset In Organization

Think of the most recent training that you attended. Now, are you able to recollect some details about the training? Was it a classroom or online batch? Technical, functional or behavioral? Theoretical with only text or theory with pictorial views or case study based? Assessment based or not? Internal or external? Free or company sponsored […]


[Connect L&D Workshop]Mindfulness and EI

Under SpringPeople’s Connect L&D initiative, a Workshop on “Mindfulness and Emotional Intelligence For Personal & Organisational Effectiveness” was conducted on 12th of Oct, 2018. Facilitated by Nikhil Chadha, Founder, Mindwize & Co-Founder, Mindfulness Center of Excellence, this exclusive session of Mindful lunch and hands-on Mindfulness Workshop was attended by L&Ds from various fields and was […]


5 OD Interventions to Adopt for Digital Transformation

“We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.” – Winston Churchill I’m a staunch believer that our behaviour, our point of view, and how we interact with others is greatly shaped by the buildings, the neighbourhoods we reside in and the organizational structures we operate in. People shape the structure and then the structure shapes […]


One of The Best L&D Initiative of 2018

[Connect L&D Conclave]Delivery Modes – Classroom, Live, Hybrid. What’s Working

SpringPeople’s 2nd Connect L&D Conclave was held recently on 29th June 2018 at Courtyard by Marriott, ORR Bangalore. Presided over by five eminent panelists, it was earmarked as one of the most significant L&D events conducted in recent times by the 90+ L&D professionals present. The topic ‘Delivery Modes – Classroom, Live, Hybrid. What’s Working’ […]


How MOOCs are Shaping the Future of L&D

How are MOOCs Shaping the Future of L&D?

It was only recently that MOOCs (Massive Online Open Course) became so popular. These programs are specially designed to focus on students who want the flexibility to study online and in their own time. According to statistics from the Huffington Post, the number of participants who accessed MOOCs at least once rose from 7 million […]


L&D Strategy 2018

Crafting the Right L&D Strategy in 2018

Just 8% of L&D professionals believe their business and L&D goals are fully aligned. In a knowledge worker economy, L&D can be instrumental in enabling the business to achieve their goals and attract/retain top talent. There is a tendency to see L&D as a cost center rather than a capability that can add to the […]