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Corner of their own!

On September 2, 2016, Posted by , In Impact Stories, With No Comments

In the last three years I have visited many slums in Mumbai, largely to understand their problems and how best we can use Helper4U platform to alleviate some issues. In the process, we have come across extraordinary people working in the slums, tirelessly, without much support from the government and…

Freedom for Her!

On August 16, 2016, Posted by , In Lessons4Me&U, With No Comments

Last week, during one of my visits to women’s groups in Slums of Mumbai, I learnt how freedom can mean so many different things to different people. Real life lesson, given by an uneducated lady, who, in her own words, “was born on the footpath and grew up on the…

Speechless in a Cab

On August 3, 2016, Posted by , In Lessons4Me&U, With No Comments

As I got into a cab today, as usual I started chatting with the cab driver. (Smugly) I start the conversation, but he ends it for me, with a peek into the minds of our Helpers: drivers, maids, delivery boys stc., many of whom are migrants. Check out. Me: Where…

Meenakshi wants Helper4U to be the naukri.com for semi-skilled and unskilled job seekers!

On July 5, 2016, Posted by , In Media Mentions, With No Comments

कर्मणयेवाधिकारस्ते मा फलेषु कदाचन। मा कर्मफलहेतुर्भूर्मा ते सङ्गोऽस्त्वकर्मणि। The famous verse from Bhagavad Geeta: Do what you must with all your heart without worrying about the results. Success will follow, is the business mantra Meenakshi Gupta Jain follows. She has faced challenges, taken them head on and always moved forward….

Health Insurance For Your Domestic Helpers!

On July 3, 2016, Posted by , In "Whats & Hows" When It Comes To Helpers, With No Comments

Finding a domestic helper in Mumbai might be a challenge but retaining one can be simple. Let me tell you how: Just use the many government schemes to support them in getting pension, healthcare and/or Insurance at a nominal cost. You anyways offer your domestic help increments and bonuses every…