Santosh Mahalingam of Micro Graphio believes that a large part of the manpower in India remains in metros like Bangalore, Mumbai and Delhi. But when he turned to small towns, positive results were seen.
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micro graphio A new ray of hope for the urban unemployed Is. A new initiative in the field of office leasing industry. In fact, every year lakhs of youth from small towns leave their homes and go out in search of jobs. India is a country where educated unemployed The number is the highest. millions of youth Job They wander from door to door in search of. But not everyone gets a job.
Although, after this struggle, someone realizes his dreams of going to a big city and abroad, but someone’s dreams remain just dreams. It is not easy to get a job according to your mind. But just imagine if such disappointed youths get jobs in their own city, then it would be a big miracle.
Micro Graphio mission
Social impact startup by Bengaluru-based businessman Santosh Mahalingam Micro Grafio He is helping such youths to get jobs in their own city. This company is taking big steps towards promoting businesses at the local level and strengthening the local economy. Corporations, entrepreneurs and startups of many cities are also liking this initiative.
How did the idea come?
Santosh Mahalingam is a resident of Kozhikode in Kerala. He remembers his past days and says that despite being an MBA about 30 years ago, he could not get a job either in his hometown or in the nearby cities. In such a situation, he was forced to go to Bangalore, 350 kilometers away.
Santosh worked in the banking sector for about 27 years. Then when he saw people working from home during the Corona period, he found a new way. Together with my colleagues Mohan Mathew, Jaishankar Sitharaman, Ranchu Nair and Shyam Kumar micro graphio started the. What does it mean small office‘ It happens.
small office in small town
Santosh Mahalingam believes that a large part of the manpower in India remains in metropolitan cities like Bangalore, Mumbai and Delhi. But smaller cities and towns lack basic infrastructure. Big companies of the country and abroad also shy away from opening offices in small cities and towns.
The work of Santosh and his team is to reach the youth to the offices of Indian and foreign companies and provide them the facility to open offices in small towns. Youth have to trend. This gives opportunity to talents at the local level and also expands the scope of the companies.
City City Employment
Santosh claims that through his company, he has created more than 1,000 job opportunities in 21 cities across the country. Especially in IT based companies as well as in the fields of finance, accounting, retail, architecture and digital marketing, Santosh’s company is providing jobs to unemployed youth in their own cities. They aim to expand their service to 44 cities in India.
The company’s co-director Santosh Mahalingam says that the office leasing industry in India is worth about 1 crore. But most of the opportunities are in big cities. While there are more than 700 districts in the country. Looking at the unemployed population of small towns, his company has a huge scope. In today’s date, the turnover of his company is 10 crores.