School of Business organised a guest lecture for MBA 2nd semester students today, i.e., 20th January 2020 in A205 from 10:00-12:30 p.m. Student volunteers welcomed guest speaker 'Mr. Rakesh Jain', Director-HR, Ozone Group of companies. The topic of the lecture was 'Manpower Planning'. Mr. Jain has a proven expertise in the domain of organisation effectiveness, change management and leadership coaching. For engaging the students, he had taken two cases studies (OYO rooms and Apollo Tyres) as a base for initiating interaction with them and weaved the whole discussion around those cases. He emphasized on the role and growing importance of HR function in modern organizations. He guided the students to see themselves as potential leaders. Students benefited from the rich corporate experience of Mr. Jain and shared their career aspirations with him. Around 120 students attended the lecture.
The two hour long enriching session was followed by fifteen minutes Q&A round. The lecture was coordinated by Dr. Pallavi Tyagi, DC-HR under the Guidance of Dr. D.P.Sahoo (Dean-SoB).The session ended with the presentation of a sapling as a token of appreciation to Mr. Jain by MBA-PC, Dr. Anamika Pandey.