HR professionals can now access and transact all HR related processes with just clicking of an App. PeopleStrong – the platform-based RPO company has come out with an HR App -India's first in its space, which aims at digitalization at a different level. The App also comes with special offers and discounts to add to the relevance and interest of the consumers – the employees.
The HR App was launched on the occasion of PeopleStrong’s 10-year journey. The company which specializes in HR outsourcing and HR Technology solutions is led by Pankaj Bansal and Shelly Singh.
Dr Santrupt Misra, CEO of Carbon Black Business and Director, Group HR of Aditya Birla Group spoke about the current needs of digital inclusion in India. He also referred to the needs for HR leaders to contribute to digital inclusion, to provide access to information for all and break the divide between the have and have-nots. In corporations, he mentioned, the digital immigrants are taking decisions on technology investments for the digital natives which creates tension as the millennials and centennials who are being hired at the workplace have very different expectations.
Keki Mistry, Vice Chairman and CEO of HDFC shared that India cannot compete without digital transformation and products like the HR App are helping business to bridge the gap between talent demand and supply and helping companies take better talent decisions. Mistry added that capitalizing in technology and innovation along with the deep understanding of soft aspects of HR will play critical role in shaping the future of human capital in the country.
Holger Mueller VP and Principal Analyst at Constellation Research said we are on an inflection point where technology is not advancing faster than business and that creates tremendous opportunities for organizations to be ahead of the curve. Everything is getting faster across industries and next generation business processes are emerging to take human possibilities to the next level, he said.
The evening also saw the launch of NS Rajan, Group Chief Human Resources Officer and member of the Group Executive Council of Tata Sons book ‘Quote me if you can’ and also the NHRDN Journal edition on Lean and ‘Smart HR: Transforming Work’ by PeopleStrong co-founder and CEO Pankaj Bansal and K Ramkumar, Executive Director on the Board of ICICI Bank.
PeopleStrong is now a 800 people-strong team servicing over 500 companies.