On 27th August 2019, AKGIM organized an interactive session on "Interpersonal Skills for Self-Management". The session was delivered by Mr. Ajay Mohan Goel, founding partner of SMG Skill Pvt. Ltd. He emphasized on the role and importance of interpersonal skills in overall development of an individual. He talked about various Self-management skills and emphasized that these characteristics help an employee to feel and be more productive in the workplace. Further, he explained that how self-management skills help an employee communicate and interact efficiently with fellow workers, supervisors, and even customers. They also help employees make good decisions and improve time management. The interaction concluded with a quiz session with the students where focus was on making them understand the importance of listening, when to talk, how to listen etc. Overall the session was full of knowledge and interactive.
On 18th August 2019, AKGIM organized an interactive session on “Wealth management”, in which Mr. Amit Chaurasia, The Regional Market Director, Reliance Money, discussed the tactics and tools that an investor can use to create long-term & positive investment returns. He emphasized the importance of asset allocation and diversification and the limited effects of market timing and security selection. Mr. Amit also, talked about the extraordinary returns of hedge funds, one of the alternative investments using pooled funds that employ different strategies to earn active returns in portfolio management.
He also enlightened the students on the important points in investment with respect to today’s economic scenario. He cleared some myths related to financial investments and also focused on the initial risk analysis before investing into any avenues for getting maximum revenues.
The overall session was very informative and interactive as Mr. Amit Chaurasia cleared many doubts related to financial market
On 8th October 2018, AKGIM organized a guest lecture on "Telecom industry in India." Lecture was delivered by Mr. Arun Rawal vice president of Reliance polymers. Mr. Arun Rawal briefed students about challenges Telecom sector is facing and also discussed about opportunities that India can encash in this sector. Students showed their inquisitiveness during the lecture and therefore, clarified their doubts about the same. Students had a good learning session.
Mr. Shubhang Srivastava, Deputy Manager Brand Solutions, HT Media delivered a guest talk on 28th September 2018 on the topic" Branding, A Strategic Tool" Mr. Shubhang briefed students on how companies can leverage brand management solutions to gain the competitive advantage. Mr. Srivastava discussed examples of Coca-Cola, Lux, Cadburys, Maruti and many more . During lecture, he also emphasized on current practices that various companies are adopting to enhance their respective brands. Session was very interactive, full of learning
AKGIM organised a Guest talk on 25th August 2018 on the topic "Getting Ready for Success in Corporate World" by Mr. Sumit Chaudhuri, Chairperson and Managing Director Third Millennium Business Resource Associates Private Limited. Mr. Sumit discussed how openness to learning will help students to overcome challenges of VUCA world. Session was made interactive by playing a small game with the students that made them to think out of the box. Mr. Chaudhuri not only discussed relevance of self discipline but also positive attitude and how it helps student in relishing success. Students enjoyed session thoroughly.
Mr. Shubhang Srivastava, Deputy Manager, Brand Solutions (HT Media) delivered a lecture on 'BRAND MANAGEMENT' on 27th March 2018. The session highlighted the various elements and attributes of Brand. He also discussed about the Brand Hierarchy and briefed about how any brand is perceived in the market. He also discussed how brand ambassadors play crucial role in building a strong image of the product which he supplemented with the case study of Fair& Lovely and Coca Cola .The session was highly interactive and inspirational for the students.
On 7th March 2018, AKGIM organized a guest lecture on "Strategies of Reliance in Indian market". Lecture was delivered by Mr. Arun Rawal vice president of reliance polymers. Mr. Arun Rawal made students understand how economies of scale are being opted by Reliance that distinguishes it from other competitors. He emphasized on finance aspect also. He also discussed how refinery forms a major contribution to the company's entire net profit. He emphasized on the role of backward integration. Students thoroughly enjoy the interactive session of Mr. Arun Rawal.
On 25th Jan 2018, AKGIM organised a Guest lecture on "Preparing yourself for the future". Lecture was delivered by Prof. Shiv Shankar Tripathi, a renowned academician. Prof Tripathi made the students understand how the lifestyles and aspirations are changing in today's scenario. He emphasized on the role IoTs and AI in one's life. He stressed on the impact of big data and social media. He also insisted on performing the job in the best possible way. The session turned out to be very useful and had a good learning experience.
Mr. M.C Munjal, MD of Majectisc Auto Ltd interacted with the students of AKGIM on 18-01-2018. He told students that they should evaluate their competencies and work upon them. Mr. Munjal shared his experiences and told students how they can hone their leadership skills. He exhorted students to become ethical corporate leaders. Students were very excited to listen to Mr. Munjal .
Mr. Akhilesh Shukla
A guest lecture on Business Analytics was organised on 25th October 2017 in AKGIM. Mr. Akhilesh Shukla, Incident Manager HCL Technologies, delivered the lecture on the same where he made students understand the role of business analysis in an enterprise. Mr. Shukla also emphasised on the importance of Analytics and the tools of Business Analytics for business managers to plan for, predict, and solve problems in a comprehensive way. Students thoroughly enjoyed the interactive session of Mr. Shukla.
Mr. Pulkit Saxena
On 24th October 2017, a Guest lecture was organised in the AKGIM, where the guest speaker Mr. Pulkit Saxena, Analytics Expert and consultant delivered a lecture on "Business Analytics". Mr. Pulkit explained the different elements of Business Analytics focusing on the concept of artificial intelligence and Big Data. He also emphasised on the applicability of business analytics for the management students especially in product management and in marketing strategies. He also briefed students about some interesting concept of customer relationship management, social media analytics, Inventory analysis, HR analytics and digital marketing. The session was a good learning experience for all the students..
On 31st August 2017, AKGIM organised a two hours motivational lecture by Mr. Amar Chaudhary, renowned motivational speaker. Mr. Chaudhary energised whole audience of MBA and MCA students with his Sprite and guided students as to how they can remain focused and motivated at the same time. He told students that their actions should be representation of their inner self and positive motivation. He was quite interactive and made session interesting..
This event was widely appreciated and enjoyed by all the participants. They assured that on commercial front and as a team, their vision has broadened and they have learnt a great deal in the game.