October 13, 2017
“Travel anywhere on earth in a rocket under an hour.” Elon Musk revealed his vision for the new transport system at the International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Adelaide, Australia. He said the price for a ticket would rival that of an economy airline flight. While it will take another 6-9 months for the project to […]
September 29, 2017
Studies show that hackathons seem to be the most effective method to acquire and engage developer talent for open APIs. Introduction The star working behind the scenes, connecting devices, databases, and applications, application programming interfaces (APIs) are super-efficient “messengers” vital to organizations across sectors; for reuse in useful, interesting apps (tools and widgets), APIs allow […]
September 15, 2017
Being innovative or creative looks like an inherent trait to most of us, doesn’t it? However, if you’ve been one of those lucky ones who had “creativity” as an academic discipline at school, you’d know that it can at least be nurtured. So what happened along the way then? Perhaps, like renowned educationalist, Sir Ken […]
September 12, 2017
Over 80% of the Fortune 100 companies conduct hackathons. There are over 1000+ hackathons conducted every year around the world and 48.5% of them are conducted by private companies. Yet, hackathon is still an underutilized tool when it comes to corporate innovation. Source: Global Hackathon Report. When asked what a hackathon is, the common definition […]
September 9, 2017
From our analysis of nearly 1000 hackathons conducted across 75 countries in the world during a two-year period from 2015 onward, we bring you this Global Hackathon Report. We discern a clear trend-hackathons are successfully battling talent scarcity, acquisition, and retention as well as fueling innovation across domains and functions. In this report, we discuss […]
Webinar Date: August 23, 2017
Over 80% of Fortune 100 companies use hackathons to build innovative new products and services. Hackathon is an excellent tool for sustained innovation but it is underutilized. In this webinar, we aim to cover how companies can use Hackathon to increase the top-line revenue and the best practices. Who will benefit from attending the Webinar? […]
June 8, 2017
The average lifespan of S&P 500 companies is just 18 years, down from 61 years in 1958. At this churn rate, 75% of the companies will be removed from the index in another 10 years. On the other hand, companies such as GE and Procter & Gamble have been around for more than 100 years […]
Webinar Date: October 16, 2017
  HackerEarth is pleased to announce its next webinar on Innovation Management, to help you learn from the thought leaders and domain experts from all over the world. Who will benefit from attending the Webinar? CEOs CTOs CIOs Business Vertical Heads Program Managers Decision Makers Industry Leaders Consultants About this webinar: Innovation is often thought […]
March 31, 2017
Trying to find an example of the “walking a thin line” idiom is easy. Think of HR managers who have to align company goals and employee satisfaction! HR leaders no longer just stick to legal and compliance issues; they are now strategic business partners with a key role to play in shaping the company’s culture […]
February 28, 2017
With companies not really carrying labels that say they are tech or non-tech anymore, finding and retaining great tech talent is what the hiring game is now all about. According to a recent 2017 survey, finding and hiring top tech talent is what keeps the executives up at night. It has been the management’s greatest […]