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SLIIT instrumental in establishing Curtin University Alumni Chapter of Sri Lanka

/ Monday, 28 March 2011 00:01

The Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT), responsible for producing a large number of skilled IT graduates to the country’s IT ...


Global firm Right Management enters into strategic alliance with Michel Nugawela Designs

/ Monday, 28 March 2011 00:01

Right Management, one of the world’s leading talent and career management companies, announced yesterday that it is entering into a strategic al...


‘Gender should not be a Business Issue’ - Dian

/ Thursday, 24 March 2011 00:47

Drawing a parallel from the boxing arena to responsible decision making, celebrity corporate leader and Managing Director, MAS Holdings Dian Gomes sai...


Emerald Isle signs up with ‘topjobs’ for fourth consecutive year

/ Thursday, 24 March 2011 00:43

Emerald Isle renewed its agreement with topjobs for a fourth consecutive year of Electronic Recruitment, following a very successful three-year relati...


Priyanthi visits Truman State University

/ Friday, 18 March 2011 01:08

Priyanthi Dissanayake of Scholarships for USA (Pvt) Ltd., (www.scholarshipsforusa.com) Sri Lanka’s top independent recruiters to US schools r...


Unilever Sri Lanka breaks new ground by hosting first Annual Supply Chain Business Partner Event

/ Friday, 18 March 2011 01:04

The Supply Chain Business Partner event, hosted by Unilever Sri Lanka at the Cinnamon Grand in January, broke new ground in the Sri Lankan manufacturi...


Hassen at the helm as Junior Chambers International inducts new Board

/ Friday, 18 March 2011 01:03

JCI (Junior Chambers International) Sri Lanka recently inducted its Board for the year 2011 with the theme for the year 2011 being “Good to Grea...


Stanford tops Harvard in 2012 Best Business Schools Rankings

/ Friday, 18 March 2011 01:01

The Stanford University Graduate School of Business surpassed Harvard Business School for the top spot in the latest US News’s 2012 rankings of ...


UK lures entrepreneurs and investors with new Visa rules

/ Friday, 18 March 2011 00:59

The UK Government on Wednesday introduced visa rules to fast-track settlement for high value investors and entrepreneurs. Foreign entrepreneurs ...


Capacity Development Programme for university students

/ Wednesday, 16 March 2011 00:20

Beginning a new year of exciting and innovative events, the Postgraduate Institute of Management Alumni (PIMA) organised a Capacity Development Progra...


Sarvodaya-Fusion graduates 700 new diploma holders at second annual awards ceremony

/ Wednesday, 16 March 2011 00:01

Sarvodaya-Fusion hosted the second Fusion Education Awards Ceremony – FEAC 2010, at Sarvodaya Vishva Samadhi Auditorium on 12 February 2010. A t...


Toastmasters National Conference to embark on achieving greatness together

/ Wednesday, 16 March 2011 00:01

The Division A, H and J of the District 82 - Toastmasters International have planned for their National Conference to be held on 26 and 27 March 2011 ...


“Change yourself to become what you want” – Gamini Saparamadu

/ Wednesday, 16 March 2011 00:01

By Sunimalee Dias Creating a complete change in you is imperative to ensure there is a good understanding of who you are and what you want. But this...


Chow Lee Dean International Admissions

/ Tuesday, 15 February 2011 00:04

Chow Lee Dean International Admissions DeVry University USA last week became the first ever DeVry official to visit Sri Lanka when he included Colombo...


University bosses of given responsibility of finding jobs for graduates

/ Tuesday, 15 February 2011 00:01

Ministry of Education has decided to make the Vice Chancellors of the universities and the relevant officials answerable for the unemployment problems...


Economic planners often clueless about workforce patterns

/ Tuesday, 15 February 2011 00:01

CEO of HR Cornucopia Dinesh Weerakkody speaking at the ‘hSenid International HRM User Conference 2011’ at the Hilton Colombo on Friday obs...


IIHE raises student aspirations with University of Wales UK degree

/ Tuesday, 15 February 2011 00:01

The Sri Lankan market for educational products targeting undergraduate and post graduate studies has grown tremendously mainly due to the inability of...


Global HR best practices shared at hSenid HRM Conference

/ Friday, 11 February 2011 01:43

HR Automation highlighted as a key factor in achieving full HR potential within organisations at the first hSenid International HRM Conference 2011 B...


Ananda wins Outstanding Lecturer award in Aussie

/ Tuesday, 8 February 2011 00:48

Recently, Dr. DW Ananda Wickramasinghe was selected as one of top nominees of 2010 Lecturer of the Year Award, which places him among the top 10 lectu...


Lecture on ‘The Norms of 21st Century Management’

/ Tuesday, 8 February 2011 00:47

THE Institute of Management of Sri Lanka of Sri Lanka together with Sri Lanka Foundation Institute has organised a public lecture on the theme ‘...


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