Management

About TMC

Views - 32 Monday, 11 February 2019 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 to uplift management practices in Sri Lanka on par with the best international standards and strives to ach


CIMA partners with TMC

Views - 100 Monday, 28 January 2019 00:39

CIMA Sri Lanka and The Management Club (TMC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) recently. The exchanging of the MOU took place on 18 December 2018 at the CIMA Sri Lanka premises between The Management Club President Emeritus Fayaz Saleem and


CIPM joins hands with ETD to expand ‘Play for All’

Views - 35 Monday, 28 January 2019 00:36

Yet another building block has been placed in ETD’s mission to promote social inclusion for our brethren with disabilities. The Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPM) has provided Enable the Disabled (ETD) Foundation with its fullest s


Jaffna: Searching for its rainbow colours

Views - 46 Monday, 28 January 2019 00:36

Jude Joseph, an eloquent speaker with his very vivid and informative presentation with facts and figures well researched, had the participants wanting to know more and more as to how the rainbow could find its colours at the Members Speak held at Gal


Wurth Lanka signs up as Partner Sponsor of TMC

Views - 75 Monday, 28 January 2019 00:33

Wurth Lanka Ltd., a fully owned subsidiary of Wurth Group of Germany, entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with Sri Lanka’s exclusive corporate forum The Management Club (TMC) to be its Partner Sponsor for a period of three years. “We are


About TMC

Views - 26 Monday, 28 January 2019 00:32

The Management Club (TMC) formed in 2001 under the auspices of the Chartered Management Institute – UK Sri Lanka Branch is a forum dedicated to uplift management practices in Sri Lanka on par with the best international standards and strives to ach


Global CEOs sour on Trump policies, warn they hurt business, investment

Views - 49 Friday, 25 January 2019 00:00

DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters): From centre-stage in Davos last year, President Donald Trump told the world’s corporate bosses that America is a great place to invest. It hasn’t quite turned out that way. Foreign direct investment to the United Sta


SLID continues enhancing skills of board directors

Views - 236 Friday, 25 January 2019 00:00

Recent surveys indicate that a company’s ability to attract capital at a favourable cost is a direct factor of the standard of the corporate governance employed, and exhibited, by it. There is a growing impetus to improve standards of individual d


An attractive and unique EMBA at PIM

Views - 110 Thursday, 24 January 2019 00:55

The Executive MBA (EMBA) program launched in 2016 at the Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM) is becoming popular, attractive and unique. The inaugural batch which was launched as a brainchild of Dr. Wickrama Weerasooria, under the guidance of


Upskilling non-finance professionals with management accounting skills – a critical need

Views - 72 Thursday, 24 January 2019 00:53

KPMG, together with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), organised an orientation session to disseminate information on a new product that was announced by the two leading brands called ‘Diploma in Performance Management’. Th


NHRDC to present proposals to manage the import of labour

Views - 189 Thursday, 24 January 2019 00:51

Sri Lanka is currently facing a shortage of skilled and unskilled labour and is struggling to deliver the skills required for the rapidly developing sectors of the economy such as construction, hospitality, services, manufacturing, education and agri


About TMC

Views - 56 Monday, 14 January 2019 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 to uplift management practices in Sri Lanka on par with the best international standards and strives to ach


Annual General Meeting – TMC Colombo

Views - 92 Monday, 14 January 2019 00:00

The Annual General Meeting of The Management Club of Colombo was held on 28 November 2018 at 6 p.m. at the VIP Lounge, Galadari Hotel with the participation of a large number of its members. Manjula Wijemanne as the Chairman welcomed the members. He


The 8 qualities all people who do great work share

Views - 39 Monday, 14 January 2019 00:00

Everyone who accomplishes the extraordinary shares these traits (and no, luck isn’t one) What qualities do all people who do great work share? Your first guess might be luck. Certainly no one who achieves greatness lets a lucky break pass them by u


Benefits for all TMC members!

Views - 51 Monday, 14 January 2019 00:00

TMC is pleased to inform its members of the benefits available to all life members and members who have renewed their memberships. Your TMC Card is the key to avail of these benefits which are applicable to all members irrespective of which Club they


Shevanthi Jayasuriya at February Members Speak

Views - 54 Monday, 14 January 2019 00:00

Shevanthi Jayasuriya will be the speaker at the February Members Speak. She will be speaking on a very interesting topic which will be notified shortly. Shevanthi is a TMC Colombo Founder Life Member and has been a part of the corporate world for ma


BDO strengthens position as leading adviser to the mid-market

Views - 58 Tuesday, 8 January 2019 00:00

BDO has announced a total combined fee income of $ 8.99 billion/€ 7.56 billion for the year ended 30 September 2018, representing a year on year growth of 10.7% in US$ and 8.3% at constant exchange rates. The global organisation’s continued and


Winning through last mile delivery excellence

Views - 92 Wednesday, 2 January 2019 00:00

The FMCG business is transforming rapidly today, with innovators and disruptors reimagining every aspect of it. Wave after wave of revolutionary products and solutions are entering the market almost daily. The entire industry is getting overhauled, w


New Year greetings!

Views - 51 Monday, 31 December 2018 09:29

I take this opportunity of wishing the Committees of the Board of Management, the Executive Committees of TMC Colombo, Mt. Lavinia, Kalutara, Negombo and our CSR Arm – Enable the Disabled together with the entire Membership of TMC and the Chartered


Board of Management 2019

Views - 53 Monday, 31 December 2018 00:21

Standing from left: ETD Chairperson Jezaayar Hassendeen, TMC Colombo Chairman Manjula Wijemanne, TMC Negombo Chairman Gehan Amarasinghe, Vice President Treasury Yoshan Fernando, TMC Mt. Lavinia Chairman Jayantha Gunasekera, TMC Kalutara Chairman Anv


About TMC

Views - 44 Monday, 31 December 2018 00:20

The Management Club (TMC) formed in 2001 under the auspices of the Chartered Management Institute – UK Sri Lanka Branch is a forum dedicated to uplift management practices in Sri Lanka on par with the best international standards and strives to ach


Foresight and innovation for public sector excellence

Views - 148 Monday, 17 December 2018 01:10

Recognising the vital role of a strong public sector in the achievement of Sri Lanka’s ambitious development goals, Citra, Sri Lanka’s first Social Innovation Lab, through a partnership with the Ministry of Public Administration and Law and Order


CIMA-KPMG Diploma in Performance Management: Opening up new avenues for Lankan professionals

Views - 591 Monday, 17 December 2018 01:07

KPMG Sri Lanka Managing Partner Reyaz Mihular and CIMA Regional Director MESANA Geetu Ahuja recently spoke about the new diploma launched jointly. They said that the Diploma in Performance Management will open up new avenues for Sri Lankan profession


AGC Lanka and Everthought Australia introduce Aussie trade skills

Views - 286 Monday, 17 December 2018 01:05

Tenth December was a monumental day in the history of Sri Lankan higher education as AGC Lanka and Everthought Australia announced the launch of Australian curriculum based trade skills learning programs that are aimed to provide colossal economic op


Second batch of Customs Officers begin their unique MBA at PIM

Views - 101 Thursday, 13 December 2018 00:00

The Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM), the nation’s management mentor has in recent years tailor-made its MBA programs to suit the specific requirements of some State sector institutions dedicated to enforce revenue and social protection l


Pradeep Siriwardane Outstanding Sri Lankan Alumnus of the Year 2018

Views - 236 Thursday, 13 December 2018 00:00

Runit Lanka Ltd. CEO and ex-CEO/GM of Sri Lanka Convention Bureau, Ministry of Tourism Development, Pradeep Siriwardane was recognised as the ‘Outstanding UCD Sri Lankan Alumnus of the Year 2018’ by University College, Dublin, at the official pre


How to build a business

Views - 61 Thursday, 13 December 2018 00:00

For someone who has started and run four businesses, and is among India’s leading business coaches, Rajiv Talreja is extremely forthcoming about his mistakes. “In 2014 I told myself as an entrepreneur, I should probably accept that I don’t know


About TMC

Views - 41 Monday, 10 December 2018 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 to uplift management practices in Sri Lanka on par with the best international standards and strives to ach


Official opening of Play for All Park in Rajagiriya

Views - 88 Monday, 10 December 2018 00:00

The all-inclusive children’s park including play equipment for special children was officially opened by Enable The Disabled (ETD) supported by Local Government and Provincial Councils at the Rajagiriya Children’s Playground. An ‘Evening of Hap


TMC extends best wishes for festive season

Views - 50 Monday, 10 December 2018 00:00

The Management Club and the Board of Management extends their best wishes to TMC members and the public for the festive season and thank them for their continued support through participation in the public presentations and other events organised thr


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Economy, business community and the Prime Minister

Friday, 20 September 2019

The speech made by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe as the Chief Guest of the Sri Lanka Economic Summit 2019 deserves very careful consideration by the country due to several reasons. This will no doubt be his last speech on economic policy to be


Sri Lanka needs to invest more on soft infrastructure

Friday, 20 September 2019

Developing countries like Sri Lanka will have to prepare for further downside risks in 2020 with the growing debt problems and the growth problems in Europe and the slowdown in Asia. Slower growth is already visible in weakening global trade and comm


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