US reaches H-1B visa cap for 2020

The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) said it has reached Congressionally-mandated 65,000 H-1B visa cap for the fiscal year 2020, after it started receiving the applications for the most sought-after work visa among foreign, including Indian, professionals. The H-1B visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows the US companies to employ foreign workers in […]

Companies can use existing knowledge to reskill employees: Genpact

Gianni Giacomelli, chief innovation leader at Genpact, a professional services firm, believes there are many “invisible employees” in organisations, who already have the expert skills and knowledge others need. Turning those “invisibles” into knowledge leaders could prove to be a secret reskilling weapon for companies, he adds. Giacomelli said corporate learning and development programmes must […]