40 is the new 60

40-year-olds: Every employer’s Darwinian reality

IT services are freezing mid-level hiring. Product companies are shutting entire divisions. Women are the worst hit. Upskilling is skin-deep. And the impact of all this will be felt elsewhere

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Kunwar Vivek Singh has been an eternal student of new programming languages and tech concepts, through his 20-year-long career. “Every time a new thing comes up, I read up about it, make a ‘Hello World’ proof of concept, and when I know I can do that, I move on,” said the 43-year-old. He has worked…

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