With the country currently fighting its biggest battle against the COVID-19, Manipal Group is aiding businesses to work, assess, recruit, learn and develop- everything from home. The introduction of remote and secure assessment, recruitment and training solutions aims to ensure business continuity plan of organizations.
MeritTrac Services, India’s largest pure-play assessment company in the private sector and a 100% subsidiary of Manipal Global Education (MaGE), is offering remote assessments. Their service, MeritTrac Pariksha is an assessment engine with remote proctoring solutions. This will not only reduce bias-based evaluation and decision making but also the auto-evaluate response and cut down response evaluation time. Further, MeritTrac’s TracKing is a remote proctor for quick secure assessments. It will be providing automatic connection check and identity verification. Candidates can take assessments from their homes, bypassing the social distancing and travel-related restrictions. CodeTrac, another offering from MeritTrac is a remote automated coding assessment service and has the ability for full-stack development. Their service SpeechTrac is a remote automated communication assessment. They will be providing voice biometrics for remote screening and testing.
Jigsaw Academy (an investee company of MaGE) is offering remote training for IT & ITES companies that will ensure uninterrupted learning at home. They are offering cutting-edge online courses as well as web based instructor led training in emerging technologies such as Machine Learning, AI and Data Engineering. The academy is providing free online courses in areas such as Java, HTML, R, Android App Development, Project Management and Business Analytics.
Manipal ProLearn is offering a host of online training for consumer goods and services across multiple industries. Its remote training offerings include Virtual Classroom courses with live two-way interaction between students and trainers, around Sales, Leadership, Management, Finance, Supply Chain, MIS, Six Sigma, Project Management and many more.
Further, Manipal ProLearn’s EduNxt LMS, an e-learning platform, will be delivering ready-to-use self-paced learning and quizzes using standardised content as well as client-specific bespoke learning and development programs. The EduNxt LMS is compatible across devices and helps the HR/ Functional owners to use the LMS admin console to track, monitor and engage with employees, upload their own content and videos and address even specific learning needs. EduNxt LMS has inbuilt robust analytics which will be available both to the admin and can be pushed over email. Also, it will be supporting all forms of content- standard digital, audio, video, bulk uploads, and is SCORM Compliant.
The global economy has been tackling the slowdown for months now. The sudden outbreak of Coronavirus and the shutdown that followed has further affected industries across sectors. The virus has ensured that people’s movement are restricted, with the majority of the workforce working from home. In the wake of the slowdown with several companies working from home currently, unusual assessment, recruitment, learning and developing through advanced cutting-edge technology would help businesses run their show.