Covid19 has brought the world to a grinding halt, the worst hit are the traditional industries that employed a large chunk of people. Globally, 305 million full-time jobs are estimated to go under the hammer. In US, it is estimated that 42% of Covid19-induced layoffs will result in permanent job loss.
Worldwide, more than 436 million enterprises face high risks of serious disruption. These enterprises are operating in the hardest-hit economic sectors, including some 232 million in wholesale and retail, 111 million in manufacturing, 51 million in accommodation and food services, and 42 million in real estate and other business activities.
The ability to ‘think like an entrepreneur’ and ‘act like an innovator’ are critical skills for success across industries and are proven tools to help distinguish employees in the workplace and accelerate their career.
To increase your prospects in the innovation economy, we sharpen you on three fronts, new and upcoming sectors, new age companies in high growth sectors, startup ideas in these high growth sectors.
The Startup Explore Program by HexGn is 24 week, action learning program that enables participants to understand high sectors, and develop critical thinking, innovation and entrepreneurial mindset. In our experience, the entrepreneurial mindset enable participants to identify and make the most of opportunities, overcome and learn from setbacks, and succeed in a variety of settings.
We will cover these modules in our program. Thereby giving you a holistic view of the future industry, you have selected.
Learn the entrepreneurial skills for innovation economy, new startup ideas and skills needed to excel in a startup
In recent years, the growing crops of startups that leverage artificial intelligence and other advanced technologies have ascended dramatically. As a result, the VC funding and investments in these startups are becoming historically strong year over year. Despite slow VC deals due to the COVID-19 crisis this year, the interest in AI funding is seeing a sustained momentum.
fintech describes any company using the internet, mobile devices, software technology or cloud services to perform or connect with financial services. Many fintech products are designed to connect consumers' finances with technology for ease of use, although the term is also applied to business-to-business (B2B) technologies as well.
One of the most significant changes that we saw in consumer shopping habits in 2020 was the rapid growth in popularity of e-commerce. Just a few months back, online shopping was considered unreliable by most individuals over 65. Almost overnight, however, it has become an essential practice. And numbers testify the future growth of e-commerce.
Medtech is driving rapid change in health care. Expect the greatest advances in Medtech to come from combinations of technologies such as biotech (genetics and stem cells), nanotech (atom-level surfacing and microbots), mobile connectivity and digital / cloud-based innovation.Major innovations will come from multidisciplinary teams
Cybersecurity is a burgeoning segment within the global startup ecosystem. The need for cybersecurity has been continuous and evolving as the data-based applications in personal and professionals lives evolve. From health details to banking details, almost everything is online, making the importance of cybersecurity ever-growing.
The sector which is at the forefront of the interface between technology and social behavior of humans is Social Media, Gaming & Entertainment. We live in a world where our need to stay in touch, have our identity and the need to express ourselves while feeling closer is being met by technology faster than ever before, creating new avenues.
Get in depth information on six industries of the future, and what each of them offers to job seekers
Get to know about the cities where the future technologies and industries are taking shape
Learn about the top startups in each industry and its sub sectors.
Learn how startup founders think and evaluate ideas, so that you can contribute more.
Through our programs, we aim to develop students to be ready for the innovation economy. We do this by helping them understand new age industries and the opportunities that it offers. In addition to this, they learn about Startup principles, entrepreneurial thinking and network with potential recruiters.
Anyone who wants to work in a highly entrepreneurial organization/ high growth startup in the future. We do not have age restrictions nor require a university diploma. What we look for is the genuine and deeply entrenched motivation to achieve a clear goal: thinking like an entrepreneur.
This global program is designed to benefit people who are looking to equip themselves for future industries. This program will be immensely beneficial to students, who are about to start their career journey and working professionals who are feeling stuck in their job roles and want to hop on to high growth industries to increase their earnings.
The retail price for the program is US $ 200 for each student, however for colleges we have institutional pricing. Please drop us a note and we can share the pricing details, depending on volume.
The program will give an insight into new and upcoming sectors, startup ideas and top players in that sector. It will allow you to develop entrepreneurial thinking as well as equip you with the most important skills and tools to put your innovative ideas into practice – in a company as well as when starting your own business.
We may sound like a broken record, but we believe that the future of entrepreneurship lies in diversity. That is why we are looking for a mixed bunch of exciting individuals, who share the following:
Have a deep desire to, one day, become an entrepreneur
Have a proven track record of proactive problem solving (e.g. via previous initiatives, projects or movements that you have launched)
Can learn fast and remain humble and engaged while doing so
have an edge (expertise, skillset, knowledge) in something that sets them out from the crowd
Perseverance is their second name: HexGn program is demanding, just like the entrepreneurial world
Can commit to the full 6-month program, three months online and 3 months of action learning project
And no, we do not require you to have a university degree.
If you are passionate about making the world a better place and helping people across countries find suitably paying career and jobs that they love, do drop us a line and we will take it forward. We are an impact business that aims to reduce the economic disparity among the working population
We want to build a better world, where people can live to their full potential irrespective of caste, creed, race, color, gender or orientation.