Former Director General of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), R.K. Pachauri, accused of sexually harassing a 29-year old researcher in February last year, is in fresh trouble. A male researcher has now filed a complaint with the Delhi police alleging pressure from seniors in TERI to ‘ask’ the complainant to settle the case out of court.
Face it. Event agencies, banquet halls, planners, travel agents, and no matter what high level BS you toss around in the planning war room, your corporate event is going to be just the same as anyone else’s.
Your employees hate these parties and dinners. They’re awkwardly standing in their own groups. Management is on another table chatting up business and what not and as the only member from L&D you’re politely nodding along hoping your review on the event goes through well.
Two Indian cities have made it to the top 20 cities that attracted the most venture capital in high tech startups, according to a new report. Mumbai was placed at No. 15 with $ 497 million of venture capital raised, followed closely by Bangalore at no. 17 with $ 419 million raised. Predictably, San Francisco occupied the top spot with over $ 6 billion raised.