26 Jun 2012

Here’s for the crazy ones!

We’re gambling on our vision, and we would rather do that than make “me too” products. Let some other companies do that. For us, it’s always the next dream. – Steve Jobs

Skills are the currency of the future and that’s an area Centum Learning is deeply committed to. As per the government’s National Skill Development Plan, various ministries & nodal agencies have been entrusted to skill 500 million people by 2022. NSDC has a skilling target of 150 million, Ministry of Labor & Employment (MoLE) has a skilling target of 100 million, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) has a skilling target of 50 million and the remaining target of 200 million have been allocated to 17 other ministries.

These numbers are mind boggling, the task appears undoable and the current scorecard is like a drop in the ocean! If lessons from the past are any indicator of future progress, we certainly need the misfits, the rebels to make the mission of skill development succeed. Read more here


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