Management

WPP sees signs of post-Brexit recovery in British ad market

/ Monday, 29 August 2016 00:01

LONDON (Reuters):  WPP, the world’s largest advertising group, reported a better than expected jump in first-half net sales and said its...


About TMC

/ Monday, 22 August 2016 00:02

The Management Club (TMC) formed in 2001 under the auspices of the Chartered Management Institute – UK Sri Lanka Branch is a forum dedicated ...


Workplace habits stopping your career in its tracks

/ Monday, 22 August 2016 00:01

It has been proposed by a number of psychologists and behaviour theorists that 97% of our behaviour is subconscious. This means that 97% of the tim...


Getting to know TMC

/ Monday, 22 August 2016 00:01

The Board of Management of The Management Club has arranged for an orientation program for the new members who have joined its franchises in 2016, ...


ETD plans Summer Day of Cheer

/ Monday, 22 August 2016 00:01

In its plans to organise an event that encompasses the objective of ETD, the executive committee members have planned a ‘Summer Day of Cheer&...


64th UNASL Public Lecture by Dr. Jayampathy Wickramaratne

/ Monday, 22 August 2016 00:01

A public lecture by Dr. Jayampathy Wickramaratne PC, MP, on ‘Constitutional Reforms in Sri Lanka; Problems and Prospects’ was conducted...


KPMG survey finds CEOs’ optimism based on technology, speed and talent

/ Tuesday, 9 August 2016 00:03

KPMG International released its 2016 Global CEO Outlook, revealing that while a majority of CEOs foresee the next few years to be challenging, with...


Lean Transformation Summit 2016: ‘Inculcating lean thinking for better tomorrow’

/ Tuesday, 9 August 2016 00:02

Institute of Lean Management (ILM), flagship event, International Lean Transformation summit will be held on 27 and 28 September at the Grand Ballr...


SLFRS 15: Getting ready for implementation with minimum disruption

/ Tuesday, 9 August 2016 00:01

SLFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers will supersede SLFRS 18 Revenue, SLFRS 11, Construction Contracts and revenue related interpretation...


Getting to know TMC at ‘Members meet Members’

/ Monday, 8 August 2016 00:01

Arising out of the concept of ‘Members Meet’ which is held every third Wednesday of the month (subject to change) where reputed speaker...


Why word of mouth marketing is the most important social media

/ Monday, 8 August 2016 00:00

Word of Mouth Marketing (WOMM) – isn’t this really the original social media platform? Hasn’t WOM always been a powerful way to i...


About TMC

/ Monday, 8 August 2016 00:00

The Management Club (TMC) formed in 2001 under the auspices of the Chartered Management Institute – UK Sri Lanka Branch is a forum dedicated ...


TMC and ETD in collaboration with Excel World Super Corporate Bowling Challenge

/ Monday, 8 August 2016 00:00

TMC Board of Management together with Enable the Disabled is organising a Corporate Bowling Challenge opening it out not only to its members but to...


Enabled The Disabled lays out plans for future

/ Monday, 8 August 2016 00:00

Major project – Play for All This project aims to create an inclusive park for special children with disabled friendly equipment. ETD is w...


TMC Mt Lavinia takes members meet to Galadari Hotel

/ Monday, 8 August 2016 00:00

TMC Mt Lavinia has organised a panel discussion on a subject that is much spoken about but little known or understood – ‘What is Cyber ...


Upcoming events of TMC Negombo

/ Monday, 8 August 2016 00:00

TMC Negombo together with their host hotel – Camelot Beach Hotel is currently planning on organising a Management Training Program in Health ...


TMC member Dr. Dhammika Gunawardena elected District Governor

/ Monday, 8 August 2016 00:00

Dr. Dhammika Gunawardena, member of TMC – Kalutara was elected uncontested to the high office of District Governor of Lions Clubs Internation...


SLIIT strengthens industry network with Annual HR Forum

/ Friday, 5 August 2016 00:00

SLIIT, a highly-networked institute among many foreign universities, is also well-connected with leading companies in Sri Lanka. With the ...


CA Sri Lanka President underscores importance of re-strategising businesses to help achieve national growth objectives

/ Friday, 5 August 2016 00:00

Participants including corporate leaders at the two-day strategy summit Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) Pre...


Truman State University welcomes Scholarships for USA to woo more Sri Lankan students

/ Friday, 5 August 2016 00:00

Truman State University Interim President Dr. Sue Thomas with Scholarships for USA Director Padmasena Dissanayake   Truman Sta...


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Tourism can be Sri Lanka’s oil well if we drill with the correct marketing tools

29 August 2016

  Branding is a promise that will persuade tourists to come to Sri Lanka. It must be based on meeting the needs of the tourists from our target markets.The real challenge is to really understand these needs Success depends on ...


Economics of A.S Jayawardena Part III: AS’s short spell as Central Bank’s Economic Research Director

29 August 2016

The summary of the episodes so far The first part of this series looked at how AS, a radical socialist economist in his young days, was converted to a free market economic thinker. The second part dealt with how he took forward the mission of th...


Presence as a present: Practising spiritual intelligence

29 August 2016

 I read a refreshingly resourceful book titled, ‘You are here’. It is written by Rev. Thich Nhat Hanh                    (pronounced tick not hon). He is a world-renowned Zen monk,...


Banality of evil

27 August 2016

Namal Rajapaksa, Member of Parliament, the eldest son of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, was interviewed recently on television. By and large the tone of the lengthy interview, nearly two hours in duration, was defensive, an attempt at validat...


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