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Prof. Malathi Sriram
Coordinator-Management Development Programs
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With an ever-changing, increasingly connected and competitive world, business managers need to constantly update their knowledge and professional capabilities in all areas affecting their business and career, sometimes even in issues such as work-life balance! In doing so, managers and business leaders ideally need to reach out to experts outside their own organizations. 
SDMIMD with its 23 years of providing quality management education offers the ideal solution by organizing Management Development Programs (MDPs) spanning different streams of management such as General Management, Human Resources, Organizational Behavior, Marketing, Finance, Operations Management, Information Systems, Strategic Management and Industrial Relations. These MDPs are designed keeping in view the ever changing demands on business/professional executives. Each of these MDPs is aimed at providing the participants with new thinking, new tools, new techniques, new knowledge and skills, besides inculcating an innovative and creative approach to problem solving. Read More >

2-Day Workshop on Questionnaire Design and Statistical Analysis

‘Academic research is all about having an end purpose in mind.  It is possible to do statistical analysis on any data, and with the advent of sophisticated software, we get a variety of quantitative and graphical output.  However, the use and relevance of this depends on what is sought to be studied and the suitability of the input data for this’ said Dr. N.R. Parasuraman, Director, SDMIMD, in his inaugural address at the 2-Day Workshop on ‘Questionnaire Design & Statistical Analysis’ held at SDMIMD, Mysore. 
The workshop attracted researchers and academicians from institutions across Karnataka and neighbouring states. The participants were exposed to tools available on Open Access or Free environment on Internet for research activities. Hands-on sessions made the participants to work with the real data sets and understand statistical analysis. 
Dr. Sunil M.V., Program Coordinator, highlighted the importance of data analytics in a structured manner, in a manner that is at once relevant and easy to understand.
Dr. R. Jagadeesh, Dean Academics, SDMIMD, Mysore, delivered the valedictory address and distributed the certificates to the participants. The resource persons for the workshop were Faculty of SDMIMD -Dr. Maruthi R. Suresh, Dr. S.N. Lakshminarayana, and Prof. Mohamed Minhaj.

FDP on Innovative Methods in Teaching HRM and OB

In the ever-changing business environment, managing people at workplace has become increasingly challenging. In the context of changing expectations and demographics of workforce, managers need to cope with various human and non-human facets at work. Read More >

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Contact : Dr. Sunil M.V., FDP Coordinator 
Email: +91 9986439832

MDP on Finance for Non-Finance Professionals

The 3-day program on Finance for Non-Finance Professionals was held on April 23-25, 2015. The program equipped professionals representing the Non-Finance background, with the essential tools and concepts in Finance. The program was framed with an overall objective of developing Financial Intelligence among the participants to aid effective decision making. The program employed an innovative pedagogy comprising of Case studies, Role plays, and Excel demonstrations with an aid to inculcate an overall appreciation for Finance. 
The 3-day program comprised of modules covering Introduction to Financial Reporting, Cost Management for Decision Making, Principles of Corporate Finance, and Introduction to Corporate Valuation. This executive program was developed by SDMIMD faculty members keeping with the requirements of the corporate organizations. The program witnessed participation representing diverse organizations that included Glowtronics Ltd., Carborundum Universal, Apollo Hospitals Mysore, Klueber Lubricants, Supreem Pharmaceuticals, Meritors HVS India, Software Paradigms India (SPI), Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering, and PES College of Engineering. Earlier, the program was inaugurated by the Director, SDMIMD, Dr. N. R. Parasuraman. Dr. R. Jagadeesh, Dean Academics, SDMIMD delivered the valedictory address and distributed the certificates to the participants. Program Coordinators Dr. Ullas Rao and Dr. Sunil M. V. were present.

Workshop on HR for Non-HR Professionals

A two day workshop on ‘HR for Non-HR Professionals’ was organized at the Institute during April 9 & 10, 2014. The workshop was designed to address the participants on HR and management issues in day-to-day work-life situations. Inaugurating the workshop, the Director of SDMIMD, Dr. N.R. Parasuraman stressed on need of leadership skills, team management capabilities and strategic approach to problem solving & decision making, as essential qualities to manage the manpower in the work-life situation. 
The faculty facilitators for the workshop, Dr. Nilanjan Sengupta and Dr. Mousumi Sengupta emphasized, “While at work, we involve in interactions with people, across all levels, irrespective of the nature of our work. It involves functions, ranging from leading and motivating staff to appraising their performance. Therefore, we need to appreciate the behavioural issues, arising on a day-to-day basis.  These issues are being addressed in the workshop through experience sharing & discussion, role play, simulations, & case studies”. 
Professionals engaged in administrative roles, academicians, academic administrators, professionals in managerial roles across different sectors and levels participated in the workshop. 
At the end of the program, Dr. N.R. Parasuraman, Director of the institute delivered the valedictory address and distributed certificates to the participants. Dr. Sunil M.V. Coordinator of the program was present. 

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