Management

9 ways to deal with difficult employees

/ Monday, 22 May 2017 00:03

Nearly every manager has at least had one employee who’s not so great. Generally that one (or more) employee who doesn’t perform well, ...


PwC’s Academy to conduct 2-day workshop on ‘Strategic Business Performance Management’

/ Thursday, 18 May 2017 00:10

PwC’s academy has organised a high end executive education program aimed at C-suite executives and financial professionals to provide latest ...


Tony Robbins business mastery live in Amsterdam

/ Thursday, 18 May 2017 00:00

How powerful would it be to learn the secrets behind some of the world’s most successful businesses directly from Tony Robbins and the entrep...


CIMA – Powering businesses through generations

/ Thursday, 18 May 2017 00:00

Angelo Patrick, FCMA, CGMA (Group Director, Capital Maharaja Organisation) and his son Sohan, ACMA, CGMA (Deputy General Manager, MAS Fabrics) both...


Consciousness in corporate corridors

/ Thursday, 18 May 2017 00:00

“To lead, you need to sense, see and capture what’s beyond others’ reach… To be empowered with this belief, this visib...


TMC celebrates Sinhala and Tamil Avurudu

/ Monday, 8 May 2017 00:01

The Sinhala and Tamil Avurudu celebrations organised by the Management Club – Kalutara, was held at the Ramadia Ran Mal Holiday Resort (Avuru...


The other side of teamwork: Do we need a revamp?

/ Monday, 8 May 2017 00:00

By Murali Prakash Is ‘team-work’ the right word and way to go or is it more ‘Oneness’. The word and the notion/connotatio...


CMA Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards expands to include overall and sector awards for private and public sector

/ Thursday, 27 April 2017 00:00

The Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka (CMA) is organising the CMA Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards for the third ...


CMI-KPMG share insights on how supply chains can consistently delight customers

/ Thursday, 27 April 2017 00:00

From left: KPMG in Sri Lanka Managing Partner Reyaz Mihular, Piramal Glass Ceylon Chief Operating Officer Sanjay Tiwari, John Keells Logistics CEO ...


AICPA Chief Executive overwhelmed with Lankan management accounting talent

/ Thursday, 6 April 2017 00:00

  The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA) Chief Executive – Management Accounting A...


People management in a rapidly transforming business world

/ Wednesday, 29 March 2017 00:01

It is well known that businesses have to constantly evolve to keep pace with the changes around them. The rise of digital technologies is disruptin...


CSBM launches Diploma and Executive Diploma programs grooming next generation of corporate leaders

/ Tuesday, 21 March 2017 00:00

  Colombo School of Business and Management (CSBM) has launched a unique set of Diploma and Executive Diploma programs in th...


Launch of standalone CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting Program in Sri Lanka

/ Tuesday, 21 March 2017 00:00

Standing from left: Thenu Peiris (IT Consultant, Genius School of Professional Studies), Kanchana de Silva (Group General Manager, Achieve...


PwC’s Academy takes lead in presenting Sri Lanka’s C-Suite Executives to the world class ‘Power of Leadership’ program

/ Thursday, 16 March 2017 00:00

    Synonymous for offering some of the most highly reputed executive education programs in the country, PwC’s Acad...


CMA conducts expert workshop on Integrated Reporting to Build Integrated Reporting Capacity

/ Thursday, 16 March 2017 00:00

  A half day workshop on ‘Integrated Reporting – Practical Aspects’ was conducted by the Institute of Cert...


A guide to Business Continuity Management

/ Thursday, 16 March 2017 00:00

By Kamran Ziauddin Let’s begin by remembering how widely the effects of a disaster can be felt. If an individual company experiences a disr...


Guardian Acuity hosts discussion forum ‘Journeys in Entrepreneurship’ on business ventures

/ Tuesday, 7 March 2017 00:00

  Creating opportunities out of challenges, rising above market crashes and having faith in the Sri Lankan people. This is a ...


Pioneering company secretaries Ananda Sirisena & Company launch 1st overseas office down under

/ Tuesday, 7 March 2017 00:00

Ananda Sirisena & Company, a registered corporate secretaries and incorporator recently put Sri Lankan company secretaries on the global map by...


Book launch: ‘Inward Bound for Mindful Living’ by Deepal Sooriyaarachchi

/ Tuesday, 7 March 2017 00:00

  “Turn you attention inward. Become aware of your posture, how you sit on the chair. Notice all your body sensations,...


Link Natural Products launches Toastmasters Club

/ Tuesday, 7 March 2017 00:00

  Fri, 27 January 2017 was a day that the staff of Link Natural Products Ltd., will remember for years to come, as they celeb...


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Shipping and ports: At the cross roads of national interest

29 May 2017

Newly appointed Ports and Shipping Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe being congratulated by his predecessor Arjuna Ranatunga when the former assumed duties early last week following the mini reshuffle of the Cabinet - Pic by Lasantha Kumara Sh...


New Finance Minister has a Herculean task ahead; he will win only if he moves with foresight

29 May 2017

New Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera officially assuming duties at the ministry  – Pic by Pradeep Pathirana   Promise to continue with economic reform program The new Minister of Finance, Mangala Sa...


India’s new plan for TN fishermen could end row with Sri Lanka over fishing

27 May 2017

  India’s new INR 16,210 million ($ 250.9 million) plan to enable Tamil Nadu fishermen to exit fishing in the Palk Bay in three years from this year could end its decades-long row with Sri Lanka over poaching in Sri Lan...


Mayday! Mayhem in the making?

26 May 2017

By the time you read this, you would have perused many pieces, no doubt, on the precarious state of the nation of late. The painful memories of April-May – Meethotamulla pitfall and the proposed appointment of a military panjandrum to curb, ...


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