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Essay Competition 2015

A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops. - Henry Adams
A teacher has a great influence in shaping the life of an individual, and every successful individual always remembers the constructive role played by his/her teacher in their school-college days. According to Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, there are three key societal members who can make a difference in making the country corruption free - the father, the mother and the teacher. Teachers’ Day is that momentous event where we engage in unbridled capacity to shower our love, adoration and respect to our teachers, the harbingers of knowledge light in our lives. To celebrate this bonding of Teachers-Students and as a mark of respect to Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, SDMIMD presents - Essay Competition 2015, as an endevour to promote expression and creativity among college students. 

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For more information please visit Essay Competition Webpage

Seminar on ‘Special Attitude’

A 'Special Attitude' seminar focusing on preparing the students for the campus hiring season, building the right attitude towards work and life, ability to focus on industry with intense focus on the domain / specialization was organized on October 3, 2015 at MDP Hall in the campus. The Resource person for the seminar Mr. Praveen Kamath, Global Head - Talent Transformation (BPS division of Wipro Limited), The seminar emphasised on the right attitude for each situation.

Abhigyaan 2015

On September 30 & October 1, 2015 SDMIMD, Mysore held their 2-Day Annual Management Fest for Undergraduate students – Abhigyaan 2015. SDMites challenged the young minds with series of events to assess their managerial skills. More than 400 students from various parts of the country participated in the event. The events included Bourne Autocrat - to identify the Best Manager; Dossier – the paper presentation competition; HRythm – the HRM event; Pugmarks – the very famous treasure hunt event; U-Snap - the photography event; Markemalgam - to analyze the aptitude for innovation of the students and Vox Populi, the street play event- to judge the participants on how well they showcase the concern towards societal issues. 
SDM, Mangalore Students emerged as overall champions by winning the First Prize in - Dossier HRythm and Vox Populi.  Mr. Vaibhav Yamadagni of Vidhyashram College was adjudged the Best Manager in the event Bourne Autocrat. Pugmarks the treasure hunt event was won by the students from Marimallapa’s College. The prize for U-Snap was also bagged in by Vidyashram, Mysore, who also stood first in Markemalgam

ESIC Workshop held at SDMIMD

Dealing with people, understanding their needs and attitudes, and catering to their requirements, while remaining within the purview of the rules and regulations, are the key to success, especially for Organizations like ESI, which is a multi-dimensional social system, tailored to provide socio-economic protection to worker population and immediate dependents or family.  These issues have been addressed in a full-day Soft Skill Training Program, conducted by SDMIMD Mysore for ESI Officials, on 26th September 2015.
In this interactive program, significant topics, such as Self-Confidence, Team Work, Motivation, Time Management, Communication Skills and Relationship Management have been discussed.  The Training Program was inaugurated by Dr. N.R. Parasuraman, Director, SDMIMD.  Dr. N.R. Parasuraman addressed the participants and highlighted on the importance of Soft Skills training in all areas for effective delivery implementation of Programmes in Government, Private NGO’s and Educational Institutions.  The other officials present were Sri V. Dasu, Director – Training/South Zone, ZTI, ESIC, Sri R. Raju, Deputy Director, SRO, ESIC, Mysore and Sri C.V. Sridhar, Manager-Administration, SDMIMD, Mysore.
Dr. Nilanjan Sengupta, Professor and Chairman, RCMS SDMIMD, has been the Coordinator and Faculty Resource of the Program.  Dr. Mousumi Sengupta and Prof. S.N. Prasad were the other Faculty Members for the Program.  39 ESI Officials have participated in this program.

Annual Leadership Talk 2015

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News Clips:

  1. The Hindu 
  2. City Today

‘India is a hotspot for startups. But one in every two startup shuts down within a year of its inception, because they lack customer perspective’ said Mr. Sid Mookerji, Global CEO and Co- Founder, Software Paradigms International Group LLP (SPI) in the Annual Leadership Talk delivered by him at the Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD) on September 10, 2015. Mr. Mookerji listed the keys to be a successful entrepreneur to be - clearly defined and easily articulated strategy,  a world class team to work with, and high personal qualities in the leader.
Mr. Mookerji briefly outlined the step-by-step way in which he has led SPI into a truly international and professional organization. The individual needs to have out-of-box thinking that should be conveyed in an effective manner. A sense of ownership towards the mission of the company and being continuous learner with a sense of integrity. 
The talk was attended by a number of corporate executives and academics in and around Mysore, apart from the students and faculty of SDMIMD.