Out Of The Pod | Arun Rao and Rakesh Balachandran - Co-Founders, FocusU Engage | L&D In Indian Companies And Beyond
In the latest episode of our podcast series, Out Of The Pod, our guests are Arun Rao and Rakesh Balachandran – the co-founders of FocusU Engage, a venture which specializes in organizational development and L&D activities. In this episode, they share their entrepreneurial journey in which they detail how they went from a corporate lifestyle of a renowned multinational IT company to a completely different dimension, and what their growth journey has been so far – including the highs and lows. They further talk about how their challenges as a venture have changed, ranging form onboarding clients in the starting years to looking at new offerings amidst the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) pandemic.
With regards to adapting as per the pandemic, they discuss the transition of going online from offline and how they’ve witnessed a trend of companies looking to scale up via L&D as well focus more on employee engagement to keep morale high across the board. Keeping L&D as the focal point of the discussion, they also talk about the changing methodologies and the future of the industry post the COVID-19 era.
All this and much more as on this episode of our podcast, Out Of The Pod!
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