CMS B School, Jain (Deemed-to-be University) organized a webinar, on the topic “Set Back to Come Back” on December 9,2020, in collaboration with the Youth Empowerment Club of ISKCON Bangalore.
CMS Business School is a catalyst that can make a difference in the lives of its students. The MBA programs have a strong foundation in academic research, enabling students to tackle any challenge of the industry and to emerge as global leaders. An integral part of Jain (Deemed-to-be University), CMS B School believes in the holistic development of student that focuses on the application of concepts, interactive lectures, case study analysis, and interactions with professionals from the industry.
Keeping those objectives in mind the webinar “Set Back to Come Back was conducted” which was a great learning experience for all the participants that included the 1st year MBA students. The keynote speaker for the event was Sri, Rama Sevaka Dasa, a renowned personality trainer with Akshaya Patra Foundation. He enlightened the participants on adopting a positive approach towards life by emphasizing points such as
How to stay focused on the new style of learning through online platforms
Transforming failures into opportunity
How to deal with obstacles and make a strong comeback
To lead a purpose-oriented life
He also spoke about the three types of setbacks which are internal, external, and then a mixture of both which can be turned into strong comebacks with the help of yoga, maintaining a balance between personal and professional life, etc. The webinar was immensely insightful and impactful for the participants.
Jain (Deemed-to-be University)’s CMS Business School and Acumen Technical Advisory Pvt. Ltd, (trading as Acumen Aviation) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Research and Training in Aircraft Leasing and Financing.
The MoU was signed by Dr. Dinesh Nilkant, Director, CMS Business School, Jain (Deemed-to-be University) and Mr. Alok Anand, Chairman & CEO- Acumen Aviation. This Memorandum is a form of mutual commitment in complimenting each other’s expertise in the field of Education, Aircraft Leasing, Aircraft Financing, and Aviation Management.
Indian Aviation is the fastest-growing sector in the world, with a share of lease Aircraft being close to 85% to 90%. Currently, foreign financiers and lessors are the biggest beneficiaries of India’s growing pie. Hence, it is vital to develop the Aircraft leasing & financing business in India and make the country the global financial capital for international financial services.
The Ministry of Finance, through the Official Gazette notification on 16-10-2020, stated that Aircraft and Component leasing to be included under the IFSC Authority Act, 2019 this will lead to the aircraft leasing business shifting to India. It would create additional high-end job opportunities in India not only through aircraft leasing & financing but ancillary jobs in legal, accounting, etc. There is a huge demand for professionals in this domain but there are no Institutes who can provide the necessary knowledge and skill set to facilitate the growth of the aircraft leasing sector in India.
This MoU has already facilitated various Joint-Certificate programs in the areas of Aircraft Asset Management, Leasing and Financing, Records Management, and Mid-term lease inspection. Further, this partnership will give rise to the Diploma Program in Aircraft Leasing & Financing and various other related certificate programs shortly.
This collaboration and co-operation will promote more effective use of the resources and expertise and provide the students with enhanced opportunities.
This MoU makes Jain (Deemed-to-be University) the first educational institution in the country to support and implement the skill development and atmanirbhar in this niche area of Aircraft Financing.
A guest lecture on "Contemporary HR Jobs and Entry level HR Competencies" was organized on 20 February, 2020. Mr. Naga Siddharth, Chief HR Officer across multiple organizations, a Psychometrician, and Author was the keynote speaker.
The guest lecture aimed to enlighten the students about dynamic shifts in HR roles, functions, and its overall impact in shaping organizations. He also emphasized the importance of transformation from traditional to digital platforms to conduct the HR operations, which can enhance the productivity and longevity of this profession to a great extent. Job opportunities, skills, and competencies, courses, and certificates that can help to perform HR roles effectively were also discussed. It was a highly knowledge gaining and enriching experience for the students, it not only benefited them to understand about the functionalities of this profession and industry expectations, but students also learned about Importance of new- age skills such as data analytics, AI, design thinking for HR Jobs in the future.
Human Resource Department of CMS Business School, Jain (Deemed-to-be University) is hosting an expert session to discuss the Industry Trends in Performance Management System - Holistic Cycle of Performance Management & Modern Methods of Performance Appraisal on October 7, 2020 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM. This interactive session is organized for 3rd Semester MBA Students (CHR, FHRM & MHR). Guest Speaker: Ritu Aparna - Strategic HR Leader & Certified Coach Session Facilitator: Dr. Monoo John - Associate Professor, Performance Management System Brochure
CMS Business School, Jain (Deemed-to-be University) organized a Virtual Industrial Visit on September 23, 2020. The keynote speaker for this event was Mr. Gaurav Datta, President, Sales /Marketing & Head of Quality Assurance at Riya Chemy.
It was an immensely fruitful learning experience for the students as Mr. Datta enlightened them about the history of the company, its core values, HR strategies, and practices. He explained the entire process of production and marketing and also the legal documentation procedures and functioning of the factory-like licensee, GST Certificate, MSME, Pollution control certificate, ISI mark, etc.
At CMS Business School, Jain (Deemed-to-be University), “Industrial Visit” is a vital part of the curriculum. This virtual visit aimed to go beyond academics, to provide the student with a practical perspective on the world of work. The interaction with Mr. Datta gave the students a deep insight into the current work practices and the challenges of the industrial environment.
CMS Business School, Jain (Deemed-to-be University) organized an online Guest Lecture held on 26th September 2020. The resource person for this online lecture was Mr. Apoorva Bhandari, the founder of Mars Apparels, Bengaluru. He has a decade long experience in the field of technology, textile, designing and has completed his PGDM in Finance from the Mats Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship, a JGI institution of repute and excellence.
It was a highly informative learning experience for the students as the speaker elaborated on topics such as - (i) Corporate Practices of Hedging Forex Exposures (ii) Role of Technology in decision making and problem-solving (iii) Skills and Competencies under the Pandemic context (iv) Significance of continuous learning of new things
Overall the session was immensely interactive as the resource person also shared his professional experience making it more fruitful for the students.