Category Archives: Guest Lecture

“G” for Guest “L” for Lecture

The students of SHRM class had a Guest Lecture by Mr Aravind Warrier (Lead Analyst – Organizational Advancement at “The Timken Company”) on 2nd July, 2014. He is responsible for formulating, designing Talent management programs and process with key organizational strategy. The subject of the lecture was how to be an effective leader than to mere manage the occurrence. He stated that the successful organization tries to bring in the discretionary effort from each employee. The commitment leads Read more [...]


Mutual fund, as we speak is a type of professionally managed collective investment scheme that pools money from many investors to purchase securities. All mutual funds have to have different indices as benchmark. Mr.Gururaj, who is an asset manager in Birla Sun Life (Mutual Fund), shared a few thoughts on what is the procedure to choose such a benchmark and how to beat that benchmark. He is of the view that to be a successful entrepreneur one should have that kind of attitude ingrained in his/her Read more [...]

Guest Lecture By Mr. Atanu Dey

"Indian constitution needs modifications", was a statement made by Atanu Dey while giving a guest lecture in IFIM. Atanu Dey is a brilliant economist and a practical thinking writer. He was called to IFIM to address the students on the 8th of April. UG students were also present for the event. On the day Atanu Dey shared some new and innovative ideas with the students. He made the students as well as the faculty think why India is not a developed country yet. What are the main reasons for this, Read more [...]

Guest Lecture on New Product Development

A lot of companies have chosen to downsize, and maybe that was right thing for them. We chose a different path. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets. Mrs. D Sangeetha Rath, Vice President and Cluster Head, Radio Mirchi (Karnataka and Kerala) visited IFIM Business School on 2nd January 2014, to substantiate the above quote from Steve Jobs on New product Development by giving an insightful guest lecture on the same. Mrs. Read more [...]

Guest Lecture by Professor Praveen Sinha

Guest Lecture by Professor Praveen Sinha 23rd December 2013 IFIM Business school was visited by a special guest from United states of America, Professor Praveen Sinha. Prior to joining CSU (California State University), Long Beach, Professor Sinha was a faculty at Chapman University. He has published high impact and seminal research papers in elite and high-quality accounting, finance and economics journals. Recently, his research paper was awarded the Outstanding Research Paper Award at a leading Read more [...]

Guest Lecture by Professor Sandeep Krishnamurthy

Guest Lecture by Professor Sandeep Krishnamurthy 24th December 2013 "Even if you win the rat race, you're still a rat". The lecture by Professor Sandeep Krishnamurthy, Dean, University of Washington Bothell School of Business, started with this quote. Sandeep Krishnamurthy, Ph.D., was appointed Director of the UW Bothell Business Program on July 1, 2009. The UW Bothell Business Program is an independent school with over 750 undergraduate and MBA students and about 30 full-time faculty members. Read more [...]

GUEST LECTURE BY Raj Kamal B (Head HR. AdityaBrila Minacs)

"Everybody successful person Everybody wants to be successful. The desire to be successful is inherent and no matter who we are or where we come from, right inside of us, we are special and different .The 17 principles of success offer guidelines for overcoming the challenges in our daily lives. The principles lay the foundation for dealing with adversity, selling goals, overcoming obstacles, to pursue the life we desire for ourselves. Some people think success is having a good job or making a lot Read more [...]

Guest Lecture By Mini Menon (Executive Editor at Bloomberg TV)

We students of IFIM had a thoughtful day today through the guest lecture by Ms.Mini Menon. Menon being an Indian journalist for past 15 years feels that business in India is more important than politics. She feels business is going to make India stand ahead. There is ample situation for growth of business in India but her concern was on the new talents. She being the warehouse of information on Indian business has been impressed by few entrepreneurs in India, which is her inspiration behind her book Read more [...]