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Pioneering social marketing campaign to target 8.4 million Sri Lankans

/ Thursday, 2 March 2017 00:00

  To address the urgent issue of labour shortages in key growth sectors of the Sri Lankan economy – and the untapped po...


Chevaan Daniel amongst 26 global leaders selected as Eisenhower Fellows

/ Thursday, 2 March 2017 00:00

The Capital Maharaja Organisation Ltd., Group Director Chevaan Daniel is amongst 26 global leaders selected as Eisenhower Fellows for 2017. The E...


Sanjeev and Kumar join hands to empower ‘The Hands-On Corporate’

/ Thursday, 2 March 2017 00:00

Veteran corporate trainers Sanjeev Jayaratnam and Kumar de Silva will combine forces once again to present their new product offering ‘The Ha...


International recognition for Dr. Sulochana Segera

/ Tuesday, 28 February 2017 00:00

    Dr. Sulochana Segera, the Chairperson and Founder of the Women in Management,won two internationally recognised award...


Roshanga Wickremesinghe launches book on growth and competitiveness

/ Thursday, 23 February 2017 00:00

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


Inauguration of ‘Mahendra Amarasuriya’ Leo Leadership Institute

/ Thursday, 23 February 2017 00:00

The Lions Multiple District 306 (Sri Lanka) comprising six Districts and around 14,000 Lions established the ‘Mahendra Amarasuriya’ Leo...


Kelum Weligama launches new novel ‘Persona’ via Sri Lanka’s first online book launch

/ Thursday, 23 February 2017 00:00

Acclaimed author Kelum Weligama is set to unveil his latest work ‘Persona’ by means of a virtual book launch – the first in Sri L...


Kuwait Chapter of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka lauded

/ Thursday, 23 February 2017 00:00

Sri Lankan Ambassador in Kuwait Kaandeepan Balasubramaniam (7th from left) and President of the Kuwait Chapter of the Institute of Chartered Accoun...


AAP: Diverse, borderless, impactful

/ Wednesday, 22 February 2017 00:00

Academy for Administrative Professionals (AAP) is the leader in providing training and skills development programs, specialised in the fields of se...


British Council connects classrooms for 21st century teaching skills

/ Wednesday, 22 February 2017 00:00

From left: Manager Schools Program Sajeewa Meepage, Deputy Country Director David Maynard, Branch Manager Kandy Lucas Bak, St. Joseph’s Acade...


IPM, CMI presentation provides deep insights on emotional intelligence

/ Wednesday, 22 February 2017 00:00

From left: CMI, UK Sri Lanka Branch President Malraj Kiriella, Dr. Ho Law, Immediate Past President and Chairman External Affairs Sub-committee, IP...


Sigiriya Jungles supports professional service excellence training

/ Wednesday, 22 February 2017 00:00

The deluxe Sri Lankan-themed resort in the heart of the cultural triangle, Sigiriya Jungles, hosted a training session on 19 December 2016 by Servi...


Mahesh ranked among Best 100 Global Coaching Leaders 2017

/ Wednesday, 22 February 2017 00:00

Mahesh Jayasinghe, an Executive Coach from Sri Lanka was recognised amongst the 100 Best Global Coaching Leaders Award at the World HRD Congress &n...


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...


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Development impact of the new technology revolution

28 March 2017

The geopolitical implications of advancing automation are quite inimical to workers in developing economies like Sri Lanka, whose comparative advantage lies essentially in “embodied labour”, which comprises cheap goods made by low-wage...


Yesterday, today and tomorrow: Whence, where and whither

28 March 2017

“Gotabaya can build a new urbanised technocratic civilisation which is the 21st century equivalent of the magnificent civilisations that this island once built; civilisations that put us ahead of the rest of South Asia, until the Tamil invad...


Sri Lankan housewife further challenged

28 March 2017

    Whilst Sri Lanka at the macro end is grappling to pay the $ 15 billion debt in the next four years, private sector and civil society is pressuring the Government to bring in structured reforms and stronger governance ...


A robust society?

28 March 2017

  By Susil Sirivardana Thinking about the lives of two exceptionally robust individuals, who passed away recently, led me to ask the question, were we not a robust society at one time, which we are not certainly in present ...


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