Author Archives: IFIM Admin

THE TOP NEW-AGE JOBS

  Author: Prof. Soumya Choudhury   From Marshall Goldsmith’s book “What got you here won’t get you there” (ISBN-13: 978-0739342237), we understood that the principles of hard work and efficienttime management done to progress in our careers till middle management was not enough to propel us to the corner office viz. the CEO’s office.   Many of us may choose to be satisfied as mid-level managers and not aspire further but what would be your reaction if I told you Read more [...]

Origin of Ethics

  Author: Vanshika Shukla   The other day I got into a verbal exchange with a friend of mine about how the idea of God is unnecessary for our ethics to evolve or to some degree for our sense of morality. He claimed that ethics refer to the rules provided by an external source, whereas, morality is something subjective and to some degree, he was right over his claim that science has made us more rational, which explains why we should reappraise ourselves before throwing away our heritage Read more [...]

Analyzing Chaos

  Author: Vanshika Shukla   The field of study I’m in deals with data science jargons like machine learning, deep learning, big data, neural network, etc. Although the mathematics or statistics involved in the algorithm of these terms are not new, the advancement in the computational power of the computers in recent years has made its application feasible in practical life without one being a statistician and has opened up a new horizon in every discipline. The intermix of domains Read more [...]

Value Of Experiential Learning In Business Management

Value Of Experiential Learning In Business Management Over the years, businesses in India have witnessed a rapid change in terms of geopolitical scenarios, technological advancements, and online marketing. In order to keep pace with this unprecedented rate of change, businesses are focusing on recruiting professionals with hands-on experience, who can make an immediate impact. Such a development poses a challenge for B-schools since they need to keep their MBA programs relevant in a very dynamic Read more [...]

Why Do Business School Accreditations Matter?

Why Do Business School Accreditations Matter?   International accreditations are a representation of excellence that is acknowledged across the world by students, educators, and employers. They are a voluntary, non-governmental process that certifies higher education colleges and institutes on criteria that impacts learning outcomes, scholarship, practice and makes an impact. Primarily, the process includes a review of a school's ability to provide high quality program learning outcomes Read more [...]

A Futuristic Curriculum for Beyond Tomorrow Professionals

The fourth industrial revolution, or commonly known an Industry 4.0, is the digital transformation of industries across the business landscape. The objective of this transformation is to increase productivity, improve efficiency, and develop new sales opportunities.  Right now, businesses in various sectors are exploring and implementing Industry 4.0 solutions. This includes using automation and data to perform day to day tasks, collecting and analyzing real-time data to help in the process of Read more [...]

Upskilling to survive the digital transformation wave

   My first memory of seeing an actual computer goes back to the year, 1999 when I was in class 9. Our school got a few computers and started a “COMPUTER LAB”. The inauguration was a grand affair with politicians and few dignitaries of the town present asserting the importance of computer knowledge/literacy. 5 students had to share 1 computer. Today we cannot imagine people sharing computers. The concept of learning CPU, monitor, mouse and keyboard was amazing at that time. All we learnt was Read more [...]

ONE DAY WORKSHOP ON CONSUMER AWARENESS

THE ONE DAY WORKSHOP ON CONSUMER AWARENESS Organised By CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE ON CONSUMER LAWS   ABOUT THE WORKSHOP:   The workshop on Consumer laws was organized by the Centre for Excellence on Consumer Laws on 9 October 2017. The Workshop was divided into three sessions covering various aspects of E- Commerce, Misleading Advertisement and Medical Negligence. We had three distinguished guest speakers who graced the workshop. Dr. Pratima Narayan, Prof. Anita A. Patil and Read more [...]

An urgent plea on behalf of all Higher Education Institutes, Students and Parents.

    9th August 2017   Bangalore Subject: An urgent plea on behalf of all Higher Education Institutes, Students and Parents.   To Shri Narendra Modi Ji Hon’ble Prime Minister of India New Delhi 110001   Most Esteemed Hon’ble Prime Minister of India,   Greetings from IFIM Law College.   At the outset, we would like to congratulate your esteemed self and the Cabinet for the implementation of the unified Goods and Services Tax Read more [...]

Ayurveda To Healthcare Management – Build A Promising Career

Historically, there was only one option available for freshly qualified Ayurveda doctors (and that was to start one’s own practice). However, today there are many promising opportunities available for Ayurveda graduates. The areas which are available for Ayurveda graduates to build a career successfully can be broadly classified into the following five categories: Management and administration Clinical practice Academic Research Drug manufacturing     While Read more [...]