Management

Deepal’s unique management development program: Success ‘Siksha’

/ Wednesday, 26 July 2017 00:00

Versatile management development consultant, Deepal Sooriyaarachchi has once again come up with a unique management development program called succ...


Sri Lanka Toastmasters in Bahrain conducts 500th session

/ Tuesday, 4 July 2017 00:00

The Sri Lanka Club Symposium Toastmasters (SLCST) of the Kingdom of Bahrain conducted the 500th Grand Session of Toastmasters followed by a gala re...


Institute of Lean Management holds Awards Ceremony 2017

/ Tuesday, 4 July 2017 00:00

  The Institute of Lean Management (ILM) Awards Ceremony 2017 was held on 27 June at Galadari Hotel with the participation...


CMA partners ICTA in National Management Accounting Conference

/ Tuesday, 4 July 2017 00:00

The CMA National Management Accounting Conference 2017 is hosted by the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka the National Pro...


Responsible management to the fore at CMI AGM

/ Wednesday, 28 June 2017 00:00

  nMalraj Kiriella re-elected as President The Chartered Management Institute, UK (CMI) Sri Lanka Branch held its 16th ...


Preethi elected new SLID President, keen on uplifting young directors

/ Wednesday, 28 June 2017 00:00

  Calls for addressing of inequality in income distribution to attract FDIs By Charumini de Silva The Sri Lanka Inst...


An alternate perspective on the art of brand management

/ Friday, 23 June 2017 00:00

By Makshoodh Meerasaibu We live in a rapidly-transforming hyper-connected world. These transitional times have created a fiercely competitive glo...


Unilever offers hands-on learning experiences to Moratuwa Engineering undergraduates

/ Thursday, 22 June 2017 00:00

  Unilever Sri Lanka, the nation’s number one employer of choice, recently marked the completion of its inaugural LEaD ...


Sri Lanka Retailers’ Academy debuts

/ Friday, 16 June 2017 00:00

The Retail Leadership Excellence Program that drew to a successful finish on 24 May was the very first retail learning workshop that was organised ...


EDULINK launches international journal on entrepreneurship

/ Friday, 16 June 2017 00:00

EDULINK International Campus once again plays the role of being a leader in the education industry in nurturing entrepreneurship amongst the youth ...


Bob Lee to speak at Great Place to Work Conference on 28 June

/ Friday, 16 June 2017 00:00

  Author of ‘Trust Rules’–A Best-Seller in International Business on Amazon.co.uk ​​The Great Pla...


‘Dragon’s Den’ launched to spur innovation in accounting

/ Friday, 16 June 2017 00:00

  Association and CPA.com Accelerator to focus on high-impact start-ups The Association of International Certified Prof...


How to thrive in the uncertain environment?

/ Friday, 2 June 2017 00:00

Jim Collins, the author of Great by Choice elucidates how companies thrive in highly uncertain chaotic environments whilst others achieve average p...


Facebook CEO warns against reversal of global thinking

/ Friday, 2 June 2017 00:00

Reuters: Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg laid out a vision on Thursday of his company serving as a bulwark against rising isolationism...


Closing gender gaps for a more inclusive Asia

/ Friday, 2 June 2017 00:00

MANILA, PHILIPPINES: Gender inequality is slowing the transition toward more inclusive growth in Asia and the Pacific, says a new report by the Asi...


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...


Today's Columnists

Should the BOI be shut down?

28 July 2017

Justice Minister Dr. Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe very boldly stated at the Sri Lanka Economic Summit on Wednesday that the Board of Investment should be shut down. The BOI is the PM’s brainchild and an offshoot of the GCEC.  Wijeyadasa went...


Quotas with ‘zipping’ for women in local government

28 July 2017

The other day I met a woman who is a card-carrying member of a major political party. She is the president of the midwives association in her area. She exuded leadership. She has so much to share with her community about health, lifestyles and oth...


The delicious ironies of idiotic democracy

28 July 2017

Life, as a musically-inclined poet of a previous age once essayed, is what happens when you are planning to do something else. Well, the same may be said for the intentions of Good Governance: that the best-laid plans of mice and men gang aft agle...


‘Into Africa’ – from troubled continent to a land of opportunities

28 July 2017

It was the continent that made headlines for all the wrong reasons: the great famine in Ethiopia and HIV pandemic in 1980s, the Rwandan genocide in 1990s, and the Somalian civil war in 2000’s grabbed headlines. By mid-2000 some of the Afric...


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