Management

Leading by example

/ Monday, 30 May 2016 00:00

One of the best ways to build trust with the team is to lead by example. Here are seven ways to lead by example and inspire your team. Get your h...


About TMC

/ Monday, 30 May 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 dedicate...


Who said Friday the 13th is unlucky?

/ Monday, 30 May 2016 00:00

It was not so for some of the existing and new members of TMC Mt. Lavinia, all of whom got together for a ‘Members Meet Members’ evenin...


‘Our Lantern Talks’: Vesak lantern competition amongst homes for special children

/ Monday, 30 May 2016 00:00

Enable the Disabled, the CSR arm of The Management Club, organised a Vesak Lantern competition amongst special children from eight homes. The them...


Icarus paradox and organisational ambidexterity

/ Monday, 30 May 2016 00:00

Drawing parallels to a Greek mythology ‘Icarus’ and the management paradox created in line with this, Laugfs Group of Companies Execut...


AGM of TMC Kalutara

/ Monday, 30 May 2016 00:00

The Annual General Meeting of the Management Club – Kalutara will be held on 16 June at the Ramadia Ran Mal Holiday Resort, Moratuwa commenci...


Professor Samarajiva to speak at June Members Meet

/ Monday, 30 May 2016 00:00

Professor Rohan Samarajiva, an eminent personality to say the least, is an accomplished and eloquent speaker with a special focus on economic refor...


Achieving profitable growth brutally hard

/ Friday, 20 May 2016 00:00

By Anil K. Gupta As central as growth is to corporate survival and vitality, sustaining growth is brutally hard. The first of four big challenges...


Youth and innovation: Creating a future we want

/ Friday, 20 May 2016 00:00

By Kulunu Jayamanne  The world has turned a corner. With the onset of the post-2015 development agenda, nations and its people are on a path...


Foresight and Innovation Summit: Not your usual summit

/ Friday, 20 May 2016 00:00

The countdown has begun. As I write this, the UNDP Office in Sri Lanka is bustling in preparation for the First National Summit on Foresight and In...


Members Meet Evening hosted by TMC Negombo

/ Monday, 16 May 2016 00:00

TMC Negombo successfully organised an evening of single malt whisky tasting at Camelot Beach Hotel, Negombo on 6 May Friday evening. The...


TMC Colombo Event Calendar 2016/2017

/ Monday, 16 May 2016 00:00

Management Development programs 1. Panel Discussion – June 2016 Venue – Galadari Hotel Subject – ‘Emergi...


About TMC………

/ Monday, 16 May 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...


ETD to organise Vesak lantern competition for special needs children

/ Monday, 16 May 2016 00:00

ETD the CSR arm of The Management Club, amongst the several meaningful programs they have held to make Sri Lanka disabled friendly, is in the proce...


Top 10 management practices of effective leaders

/ Monday, 16 May 2016 00:00

We’ve all had a bad boss or manager at some point in our lives, but how many of us have worked under truly inspiring leaders who know how to ...


TMC Kalutara organises ‘Working with People: A Perspective Beyond the Rationalist Paradigm’

/ Monday, 16 May 2016 00:00

An evening presentation was conducted recently by the Management Club – Kalutara in association with the Institute of Management of ...


Which product lines should you globalise first?

/ Tuesday, 10 May 2016 00:06

When any multiproduct firm begins contemplating global expansion, it must first decide whether it should globalise the entire portfolio simultaneou...


Supplier scorecards for performance tracking

/ Tuesday, 10 May 2016 00:04

Regularly tracking your relationship with your suppliers and their performance toward your expectations is critical to ensure the success of your b...


Governance of Enterprise Risk Management

/ Tuesday, 10 May 2016 00:02

By Sajith J.Kurukulasuriya Risk management techniques have seemed to evolve as businesses continue to grow. Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) take...


CIMA organises discussion session titled ‘Economic consequences of global terrorism’

/ Tuesday, 10 May 2016 00:01

An in-depth understanding of the economic ramifications of terror attacks is crucial in the present global political landscape. To drive sustainabl...


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Invest in Sri Lanka needs a step change in strategy

31 May 2016

In the backdrop of the financial crisis, when the dreaded flood hit Sri Lanka, my mind went back to the time of 2007/08 when the war was ranging at its highest with the prices of petroleum touching $ 150 and foreign reserves were at just one month...


Recent floods, culprits galore

31 May 2016

The country suffered from an unprecedented drought from January to April and the populace faced the highest temperatures for decades. The monsoon was late and the arrival of rains in early May brought relief, but in a couple of weeks the relief wa...


Handagama’s latest indictment: Fantasising educated middle class should wake up from their dreams

30 May 2016

   A film director famous for indicting others Asoka Handagama, an award-winning film director of international repute, has been known for using his medium to serve contemporary society with indictments. His first movie, &lsquo...


Container fleet growth slows to lowest level

30 May 2016

Container fleet growth slows to lowest level The lowest fleet growth on record will not stop the containership fleet breaking through the 20 million TEU mark this year, according to analysis from Bimco. The shipping association said the fleet wo...


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