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Startup Street: Instagram's big focus on content creators and Mphasis' growth plan

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At Facebook Fuel for India, Instagram Head Adam Mosseri spoke about Instagram's big focus on creators and how the photo and video sharing platform has been seeing a massive shift in power from organisations to individuals across all industries and creators being at the forefront of that shift. He was in conversation with digital content creator Kusha Kapila who spoke about retaining Instagram's simplicity and when can content monetisation be expected on Instagram.

Chairman of Reliance Industries Mukesh Ambani has said that Facebook's decision to invest in Jio Platforms has set the ball rolling on big FDI inflows into India. In conversation with Mark Zuckerberg at the Facebook Fuel for India event, Ambani said that the tools that Jio and Facebook Platforms would provide to small businesses and individual consumers will make India a $5 trillion economy. Zuckerberg meanwhile said that Jio had played a key role in providing benefits of the internet to Indians.
Global executives like Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook was in conversation with Mahita Nagaraj, founder of Caremongers India which started as a Facebook group amid the pandemic. Sandberg highlighted the impact of Caremongers India's and how Nagaraj used digital tools to amplify messaging.
Also, at Facebook Fuel for India, Instagram Head Adam Mosseri spoke about Instagram's big focus on creators and how the photo and video sharing platform has been seeing a massive shift in power from organisations to individuals across all industries and creators being at the forefront of that shift. He was in conversation with digital content creator Kusha Kapila who spoke about retaining Instagram's simplicity and when can content monetisation be expected on Instagram.
Mphasis CEO Nitin Rakesh and Lauder Professor Emeritus and Professor of Marketing at Wharton Jerry Wind believe that every crisis, while deeply unsettling, contains the seeds of opportunity. They have authored -- 'Transformation in Times of Crisis' -- a book that claims to help one transform any crisis into opportunities by applying eight principles and an analytical framework to one's own unique situation.
To know how the book addresses the need of the moment as many struggle to decide their next steps in a volatile climate, CNBC-TV18's Shruti Mishra spoke to the co-author of Transformation in Times of Crisis and CEO of Mphasis Nitin Rakesh.
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