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About /'kwench/

/'kwench/ & myPerks help companies enhance their employee value proposition by providing an end-to-end, innovative products & solutions that manages their employee engagement initiatives.  /'kwench/ is India's largest corporate library services platform & myPerks is the next generation employee engagement, social recognition, collaboration and rewards management platform.

/'kwench/ is currently serving 300+ Indian corporates and 200,000+ of their employees through its bouquet of services. Companies that use services from /'kwench/ have better employee satisfaction levels as compared to otheof the top 50 and 32 of the top 100 companies listed as the best places to work are /'kwench/ clients. /'kwench/ is funded by Indian Angel Network (IAN) and Small Industries Development Bars.  The recently published results of ‘best companies to work’ survey shows that 18 nk of India (SIDBI).

Media

Innovation is the key pillar of foundation at /'kwench/ and since inception, our efforts have been recognized several times. Some of our awards & recognition are given below:

The 'Me' Enterprise And Consequent Challenges In Employee Engagement

Published on 26th October 2016

When implementing an engagement strategy for a generation that is used to Google, Amazon and Facebook knowing exactly what they are looking for, handing out 'Employee of the Month' certificates in town-halls doesn't quite impress anyone. The times are changing and HR strategies too have to follow suit - in Jack Welch's style - take it by the scruff of the neck and lead it forward!

Read full article at : http://businessworld.in/article/The-Me-Enterprise-And-Consequent-Challenges-In-Employee-Engagement/26-10-2016-107276/

Why it is vital for start-ups, consumer internet companies to engage in R&R

Published on 11th August 2015

In the book Driven: How Human Nature Shapes Our Choices, authors Paul Lawrence and Nitin Nohria, outline the four drives that guide human behaviour. These drives, a consequence of the evolutionary heritage all human beings share, are: (a) The drive to acquire, (b) The drive to bond, (c) The drive to comprehend and (d) the drive to defend.

Read full article at : http://www.thinkingaloud.in/home/why-it-is-imperative-for-start-ups-as-well-as-established-consumer-internet-companies-to-engage-in-rewards-recognition-hr-initiatives

Economic Times : 5 WAYS TO - Prepare for the Startup Journey

Published on 3rd April 2015

The idea of running your own venture can give you a huge adrenaline rush, for only a startup can offer high risk and even higher returns. But while the take-off is easy, staying afloat is a challenge for many startups.

Read full article at : http://epaperbeta.timesofindia.com/Article.aspx?eid=31816&articlexml=5-WAYS-TO-Prepare-for-the-Startup-Journey-03042015008034

Business World : Enterprise Gamification: Beyond The Badges (And the Hype)

Published on 20th February 2015

Combined with emerging technologies like social networks, mobile and location based services, gamification is poised to disrupt the way enterprises operate

Read full article at : http://www.businessworld.in/news/business/corporate/enterprise-gamification-beyond-the-badges-and-the-hype/1746445/page-1.html

Economic Times : Kwench eyes Rs 90 cr revenue, plans to expand overseas

Published on 7th December 2014

Employee engagement solutions provider Kwench, founded by IIM-A graduates, aims to garner revenues of Rs 90 crore in the next two years.

Read full article at : http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2014-12-07/news/56802865_1_90-crore-clients-whirlpool

OUTLOOOK : Gamification

Published on 17th October 2014

Gamification as a means of employee engagement has finally caught the fancy of Indian companies. Is it ready to go mainstream?

Read full article at : http://www.outlookbusiness.com/article_v3.aspx?artid=292161

The Smart CEO: For the love of books

Published on 25th February 2012

Kwench Library Solutions offers its 250 corporate clients a great employee engagement initiative through its online library platform. It has also recently launched an employee purchase platform – Myperks.in and hopes to expand both its efforts to more geographies in the coming year.

Read full article at : http://www.thesmartceo.in/magazine/starting-up/for-the-love-of-books.html

IIMA Case Study: Accidental Entrepreneurs

Published on 1st November 2011

Start-up, Enterpreneurship, Angel Investors, Library Services, Persuasion, Negotiation, Influencing.

Read full article at : http://cases.iimahd.ernet.in/index.php/accidental-entrepreneurs-kwench-library-solutions.html

Now online library only for corporates

Published on 27th September 2011

From the Harvard Business Review to Archie's comics, have books delivered to your office with corporate online library service Kwench.

Read full article at : http://post.jagran.com/Now-online-library-only-for-corporates-1317112804

The story of Kwench - CNBC-TV18

Published on 17th September 2011

And that's what Sundar Nookala, Prashant John, Krishnan Madhabushi, Mitesh Damania are hoping to do. They have built ...

Read full article at : http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/features/the-storykwenchjust-books_587330.html

Businessworld HOTTEST YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS: WINNERS

Published on 28th May 2011

Reading Spree: Kwench Library Solutions has changed the concept of conventional corporate libraries.

Read full article at : http://betatest.businessworld.in/businessworld/businessworld/content/Reading-Spree.html

Economic Times

Published on 16th January 2011

Ask any middle-aged executive in India today about his work preference and two out of three would say they would love to leave their stressful jobs to start their own venture. Sunder Nookala, 36, an avid reader, is one among them, who has been bitten by the entrepreneurial bug.

Read full article at : http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/features/business/kwench-offers-a-library-solution-to-corporate-employees/articleshow/7294902.cms

NEN: Feeding Book Worms

Published on 12th October 2010

Fancy a library that offers you books without stamping a due date? Delivers them within 24 hours of ordering?

Read full article at : http://www.nenonline.org/community-news/feeding-bookworms-kwench

Dare - 75 Start Ups you can bet on

Published on 1st June 2010

Kwench provides corporate library services, enabling employees to have access to thousands of titles. The USP being that the company does not need to worry about capital expenditure of setting up a library, save on physical space, cost and administrative efforts on maintain a library.

Read full article at : http://www.dare.co.in/people/75-startups-you-can-bet-on/kwench-library-solutions.htm

Outlook: The Librarians

Published on 22nd August 2009

Kwench, a Mumbai-based start-up, wants to help corporate employees satiate their thirst for books. And, it seems to be on the right page.

Read full article at : http://business.outlookindia.com/printarticle.aspx?261213

India Digital Review

Published on 8th May 2009

kwench.in enables companies to offer online library service to their employees

Read full article at : http://www.indiadigitalreview.com/news/kwenchin-enables-companies-to-offer-online-library-service-to-their-employees