HR

IPM and University of Salford, UK inaugurate joint M. Sc. in HRM and Development

/ Thursday, 16 February 2017 00:05

IPM Sri Lanka – the nation’s leader in human resources management – in partnership with the University of Salford’s Salford...


The Solutions Unit of EFC expands as one-stop shop for all HR needs

/ Thursday, 16 February 2017 00:05

The Solutions Unit of the Employers’ Federation of Ceylon (EFC) which has been providing both its member corporates and non-members with a br...


Hayleys conducts high level symposium for non-executive directors

/ Thursday, 16 February 2017 00:05

  A focused and strategic symposium was conducted recently by Hayleys PLC for the non-executive directors of the Hayleys Grou...


CIMA students shine at CIMA Students’ Spotlight 2016/17

/ Wednesday, 15 February 2017 10:35

  The CIMA Students’ Society (popularly known as CIMASS) organised its inaugural CIMA Students’ Spotlight, a gla...


National Chamber workshop on ‘Productivity Improvement Techniques for Manufacturing and Engineering Industries’

/ Wednesday, 15 February 2017 10:34

A one-day workshop on ‘Productivity Improvement Techniquesfor Manufacturing and Engineering Industries’ will be held on Thursday 23 Feb...


YKG announces flagship training workshop ‘Stairs to CEO’

/ Wednesday, 15 February 2017 10:34

YKG Associates announced its quarterly CEO Communication training course ‘Stairs to CEO’ (Stairs). Especially crafted to help Senior Ma...


JASTECA Institute of Management conducts special workshop on supervisory skills

/ Wednesday, 15 February 2017 10:33

Supervisors play an important role in any organisation. In the ever changing and challenging business environment, supervisors are under pressure t...


Senior public officials join PIM’s program in Indonesia

/ Wednesday, 15 February 2017 10:33

  The Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM) conducted its newest international management program jointly with the numbe...


Inward Bound: For mindfulness as an executive capability

/ Tuesday, 14 February 2017 00:00

  By Smarth Bali A mutual friend introduced Deepal as a professional. All I knew about him was his immensely successful cor...


IPM and CMI, UK organise evening presentation on Emotional Intelligence

/ Tuesday, 14 February 2017 00:00

IPM Sri Lanka’s Sub-committee for External Affairs together with the Sri Lanka Branch of the Chartered Management Institute, UK have jointly ...


The data is in: Employee engagement is king

/ Tuesday, 14 February 2017 00:00

High employee engagement is on the minds of nearly all organisations, with Deloitte reporting that 87% of executives rate culture and employee enga...


Tata Sons’ former Chairman Mistry voted off the Board

/ Wednesday, 8 February 2017 00:00

Reuters: Shareholders at Tata Sons Ltd, the Indian conglomerate’s holding company, have voted to remove estranged former chairman Cyrus Mistr...


Wilat paving the way for youngsters

/ Wednesday, 8 February 2017 00:00

Women in Logistics and Transport (WiLAT) Sri Lanka concluded yet another successful event on 26 January on ‘Interview facing techniques&rsquo...


JDS returnees present research findings to higher officials of Government

/ Wednesday, 8 February 2017 00:00

A special reporting session was held at the Hilton Hotel in Colombo on 24 January where a total of 15 JDS fellows presented their Master thesis fin...


Management Consultant to launch book on growth and competitiveness

/ Wednesday, 8 February 2017 00:00

Roshanga Wickremesinghe, an international Management Consultant with a track record of 14 years in delivering high impact consulting, training, fac...


27th J.E Jayasuriya Memorial Lecture on 13 February

/ Wednesday, 8 February 2017 00:00

The 27th J.E. Jayasuriya Memorial Lecture will take place on Monday 13 February. Emeritus Professor J. E. Jayasuriya was the first Sri Lankan Pro...


IPM and OPA jointly organise ‘Work-Life Balance’ seminar

/ Thursday, 2 February 2017 00:05

OPA Vice President and Seminars and Workshop Committee Chairperson Ruchira Gunasekara, IPM SL Secretary of the Council Ken Vijayakumar, IP...


Arden, AHLEI training workshop on Guest Service Gold and Trip Advisor Reputation Management

/ Thursday, 2 February 2017 00:04

Arden Institute in collaboration with American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) successfully concluded its first ever publi...


Direct entry to 12-month MBA/MSc for Stage II completed students of CIMA/ACCA/CIM and ABE

/ Thursday, 2 February 2017 00:03

Guaranteed internship opportunities in leading corporates for students without work experience Catering to the demands of t...


The social side of flexible working

/ Thursday, 2 February 2017 00:02

91% of business people in Sri Lanka say flexible work allows them to get out and meet up with people more often Flexible worker...


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SAITM and private medical schools: One bad start should not lead to throwing away a good idea

20 February 2017

Opposition to SAITM SAITM, the abbreviation for Sri Lanka's newest private university, South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine (available at: http://www.saitm.edu.lk/), has been denoting a derogatory meaning in Sri Lankans' pres...


Delightfully imperfect?

18 February 2017

  A foreign national passing through the Colombo Private Bus Terminal on the day of a private bus strike  – Pic by Shehan Gunasekara     “Forty-year-old Mrs. Doreen Kulandivelu ...


Mother Lanka pregnant for the third time!

18 February 2017

A nattami carrying goods at Manning Market; the National Flag is seen on the wall in the background                                      &nbs...


Acting now for a better Sri Lanka

17 February 2017

Soldiers looking for survivors after a massive landslide in Aranayaka last year. The consequences of climate change will create a new pool of conflicts and will force people to survive and find a suitable way to live somewhere else – Pic by ...


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