Why 1mg invested in an Alternate Growth Channel?

As per WHO, 20% of Indians suffer from Chronic Diseases. But despite the presence of over 8.5 Lakh independent Pharmacies, 40% of the market remains untapped. 1mg realising this potential, invested in an alternate growth channel. 1mg is a digital consumer healthcare platform that makes healthcare accessible, understandable, and affordable. It allows users to find information about medicines prescribed by doctors and also buy it. Watch the video to know what this Alternate Growth Channel helped 1mg achieve. Want to design your own Alternate Growth Channel? Click Here

How did BlackBuck use Students as an Alternate Channel to meet FASTag Deadline?

  Founded in 2015, BlackBuck has been a pioneer in bringing the offline operations of trucking online. Today, BlackBuck is India’s largest trucking network, and our robust ‘Freight’ and ‘Services’ technology platforms deliver reliability, efficiency and seamless experience for shippers and truckers.   On 19th October 2019, FASTags were made mandatory on all Indian National Highways post 15th December. In order to meet this deadline, BlackBuck deployed OysterConnect’s Flexible Student Workforce across India to educate and onboard Fleet Owners.  Want to know more about how OysterConnect can help you achieve your…

How Summer Interns work as an Alternate Growth Channel?

Summer Interns is an alternate growth channel commonly used by corporates to Test New Initiatives, Expand to Tier 2/3 Cities, conduct PAN India Market Research and much more.The outcome-based Intern pay-out structure while maximizing outcomes, helps companies improve their cost-effectiveness. This is how some of our client partners have benefited from hiring OysterConnect’s Summer Interns.   3,00,000+ GMV Generated for 1MG     2,00,000+ Voices Collected for  Microsoft     1,200 SMB’s Onboarded for Facebook   55,000 Hotels and Restaurants Onboarded for Tripadvisor     2,500+ Households Interviewed for GSK  …

Painting the World Red – one step at a time

No matter where you are if you turn around you are sure to spot an OYO ! Started in 2011, the company has taken the hospitality industry by a storm. Today let’s look at the man behind this, Ritesh Agarwal. He is the world’s youngest CEO and first Asian to receive the Thiel Fellowship. The making of an Entrepreneur Ritesh hails from a small town in Odisha. Fascinated by the world of computers, he started coding when he was just eight years old. By the time he reached his 10th…

Flexible Students Workforce Report

In the past 6 years, OysterConnect has successfully created 2,10,659 Internship opportunities for students along with 750+ corporates. In these years, Consulting, Ecommerce and IT have emerged as the top industries which use Flexible Student workforce. Whereas, Market Research is the top function where FS workforce is deployed across all industries except, Education technology. Below is a comprehensive report of how this workforce has evolved over the years.

On-Demand Workforce

Gone are the days when companies used to hire employees who come into the office each morning and go home each night. The face of the workforce is changing dynamically, with more and more companies adopting the On-Demand Workforce model. As per, ISF 16.3% CAGR has been observed in India in 2018, growing to 3.3 million people working in flexible roles from 2.1 million in 2015.  Companies are moving beyond traditional corporate and organizational balance sheets to tap into a broad range of external talent. This external talent market includes joint ventures and partners, contracted…

4 Steps to More Effective Market Research

“Research is the Process of Going Up Alleys to See if they are Blind”- Marston Bates Customer loyalty, enhanced Customer experience, Customer delight- the key to all of these is possibly more knowledge and improved understanding of the customer psyche. Market research is one such effective tool to probe into the minds of consumers and examine the trends, scrutinise their wants and produce the effective results. So, aspiring marketers out there need to fine tune their market research techniques to get better results for their business or employers. Research your…

Want to go on a sabbatical? Here is how to do it!

You were working smoothly in your company. Diligently you were planning your career plan, but God had different ideas. There may be n number of reasons for you to take a break from your job. You may be dreaming of changing your daily routine, doing something out of the ordinary, you may need to take care of family responsibilities or some medical concerns came up. Sometimes, I too have this feeling of changing the daily routine of nine to five job. So that I can strategize and refocus. And breathe.…