Team CCS kick starts guest lecture series for Academic year 2019-2020
Team Corporate Career & Services hosted the first Guest lecture for the academic year 2019-20 on May 23, 2019 at Campus. The event begin with Mr. Balaji M, Group Director – CCS & PlaceCom, welcoming the guest speakers and introducing them to PGPM class of 2020. Mr. Naresh Rajendran, Head – HR, Grundfos India, delivered a talk on Career Transformation – How to leverage your transferable skills to market yourself to prospective employees and Mr. Kumaran Saiskanthan, Sr. Director – Development, Informatica, addressed on the topic ‘How to build a successful post MBA career’.
Digitization and Consequential impact on businesses
As part of Guest lecture series organized by Team Corporate & Career Services (CCS) of Great Lakes, Chennai, Guest speaker Mr. Kannan R – Head of Corporate Performance Monitoring, Hinduja Group, delivered a talk to PGPM Class of 2020 on ‘Digitization and Corporate strategies. He also touched upon the emerging trends of today and how the corporates have positioned their digital strategy for the present, the value of the Indian Digital Economy and the disruption that has been continuously created by the rise of digitization. The most scintillating part of the session was when he spoke about the forecasting that needs to be employed by the corporates to adapt to the massive transformation into the digital space.
Team CCS, also hosted Mr. Javin Bhinde, Director & Co- Founder, Syncore Group who addressed the class on the topic – ‘Strategic thinking to drive operational and business excellence in your organizations’ that was followed by mock group discussion for students and Q/As session.
Mr. Balaji, Group Director – CCS honored the guests with a memento and advised the students to remember and make use of important key points from the session as it will help understand trends and ideas during consulting classes and also, campus interviews.