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Mike Murali, Chief Fun Officer & Director Marketing, Capgemini

Industry Webinar on ‘The Science of Being Happy’ by Mike Murali

On Friday, March 12th, MYRA PGDM students attended a virtual lecture titled “The Science of Being Happy”. It was delivered by Mike Murali, Chief Fun Officer & Director Marketing – Capgemini. Capgemini is a French multinational IT-services company with over 120,000 employees in India. Mike Murali is a Bangalore-based executive with strong interests in branding, internal…

Dr H. Raghav Rao (AT&T Distinguished Chair in Infrastructure Assurance and Security, University of Texas at San Antonio - USA)

Lecture on ‘Behavioural Information Security – from Trust to Inclusion’ by Dr H. Raghav Rao

On Friday, March 12th, first-year PGDM students attended a live-lecture titled “Behavioural Information Security – from Trust to Inclusion”. It was delivered by Dr H. Raghav Rao (AT&T Distinguished Chair in Infrastructure Assurance and Security, the University of Texas at San Antonio – USA). Dr. Rao is a prolific researcher in the fields of decision-support systems,…

Vidya Singh Manager - Human Resources at Airbus Group India Pvt. Ltd.

Student Interaction with Vidya Singh, Manager – HR, Airbus on ‘Internship Readiness’

On Saturday, March 6th, first-year MYRA PGDM students attended a virtual workshop on “Internship Readiness”. It was delivered by Vidya Singh (Manager – Human Resources, Airbus Group). Vidya is a Bangalore-based HR executive with over twelve years of experience in strategic HR business partnering, talent management, performance management, learning & people development, and HR global…

Building a Research Mindset

Building a Research Mindset: Half-day experiential learning on preparing for Research

On Saturday, February 20th, 2021, MYRA hosted a half-day Covid-safe programme titled “Building a Research Mindset”. The session was delivered by Professor Prakash Nair (Associate Dean, MYRA) and was held in the Maya Floating Classroom. It was attended by scholars, lecturers, and academic faculty from across South India.  Key takeaways from the session included: Academic research can help…

Industry Webinar on Changing Landscape of BFSI in India & Careers in Financial Consulting by Jaikrishnan G, Director, KPMG India

Industry Webinar on ‘Changing landscape of BFSI in India & Careers in Financial Consulting’ by Jaikrishnan G, Director – KPMG India

On Friday, Feburary 12th, MYRA students attended a virtual guest-lecture titled “The Changing Landscape of the Banking and Financial Services Industry” It was delivered by Jaikrishnan G, Director at KPMG. Jai has over 18 years of experience in Management Consulting. He specializes in the Financial Services sector – and currently advises Banks, NBFCs (non-bank financial companies), and FinTech…

Master Class, PGDM, MYRA School of business

Masterclass: Experience a Day in the Life of a PGDM Student

On Saturday, February 13th, MYRA hosted an event on campus titled “Masterclass: Experience a Day in the Life of a PGDM Student”. The lectures were held in the Agastya Auditorium and breaks were held in the Poseidon Courtyard. It was attended by over 70 undergraduate students from the Mysore/Bangalore region. The intent behind this event was…

Varun Sridhar, CEO - PayTM Moeny

Industry Webinar on ‘Importance of an Entrepreneurial Mindset for MBA Graduates’ Varun Sridhar, CEO – PayTM Money

On Friday, January 29th – Varun Sridhar (CEO – Paytm Money) delivered a virtual lecture to MYRA students as part of the “Industry Webinar Series”. This was followed by a friendly Q&A session on Monday, February 1st. Varun’s talk was chock-full of wisdom based on personal experiences – and was extremely inspiring. The lecture covered: A detailed…

Mr. Kandaswamy Bharathan Joint Managing Director, Kavithalayaa

Distinguished Lecture on ‘How a PGDM can explore Careers in Art’ by Mr. Kandaswamy Bharathan, Joint Managing Director – Kavithalayaa

On Monday, January 25th – Kandaswamy Bharathan (Joint Managing Director – Kavithalayaa) delivered a talk at MYRA as part of the “Distinguished Lecture Series” Kandaswamy Bharathan is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management – Ahmedabad (IIMA). He spent 12 years in the Automotive sector before joining Kavithalayaa, a well-known film and television production-house…

Vikas Dua, Chef HR Mentor, Attayn

Industry Webinar on ‘What Recruiters look for’ by Vikas Dua, Attayn

On Friday, January 15th, MYRA students attended a virtual guest-lecture titled “What Recruiters Look For” It was delivered by Vikas Dua, Chief HR Mentor at Attayn and Advisor to the BRICS Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Vikas is an accomplished HR and recruitment professional with over 18 years of experience in both start-ups and large corporations like…

Industry Webinar on Artificial Intelligence in Business by Rajesh Gaurav

Industry Webinar on ‘AI in Business – Separating Hype from Reality’ by Rajesh Gaurav, Ph.D. – ISB, MYRA Alumnus

On Friday, December 18th, MYRA students and faculty attended a virtual lecture titled “AI for Business. Separating Hype from Reality” It was delivered by Rajesh Gaurav, an alumnus of the MYRA School of Business who has extensive experience working in Analytics and Data Science. Rajesh now enables firms to make better business decisions using a…

Industry Webinar by Karana Bamba on 'A Corporate Journey'

Industry Webinar on ‘A Corporate Journey & Learning from it’ by Karan Bamba, VP (Commercial) – Reliance Jio

Karan Bamba VP – Commercial, HPCL (Reliance Jio) Karan Bamba is a seasoned professional who has worked in Telecom for more than 25 years. His experience spansorganizations such as Siemens, Nokia, and HFCL – where he has held important roles in Engineering, Commercial, andBusiness Transformation. He currently heads Commercial for Reliance Jio as Vice President.On…

Naresh Choudhary, Vice President, Reuse & Tools – Head, Infosys Ltd.

Industry Webinar on ‘Future of Work & The Live Enterprise’ by Naresh Choudhary, VP – Infosys

On Thursday, December 3 rd 2020, MYRA hosted Naresh Choudhary (VP – Infosys) to discuss the “future of work” in post-pandemic India, and to introduce “The Live Enterprise” – a new phrase that is becoming very popular amongst large tech companies. The guest lecture was fascinating – and shed light on a few new concepts.…

Prashant Parameswaran Marketing Professional with 20+ years of experience with Nielsen, Colgate-Palmolive, General Mills, Coca Cola and L'Oreal

Industry Webinar on ‘Future of Marketing’ by Prashant Parameswaran

Prashant Parameswaran – Marketing Professional with 20+ years of experience with Nielsen, Colgate-Palmolive, General Mills, Coca Cola, and L’Oreal. On Nov 20, 2020, MYRA hosted a virtual talk by Prashant Parameswaran – a leading expert on corporate marketing.Students, faculty, and the general public attended this entertaining session – and gained valuable insights into thefuture of…

Prashant Srivastava, CEO of TheOther 2 Thirds Consulting; and former President Group HR at Reliance Group.

Industry Webinar on Evolving Careers by Prashant Srivastava

Prashant Srivastava, CEO – TheOther 2 Thirds Consulting. Former President – Group HR, Reliance Group IIM Ahmedabad. On Friday, Nov 13th, 2020, MYRA students were treated to an open and honest discussion around the consulting industry, and the opportunities that might be available to them in a post-pandemic world. The fun and interactive session was…

Krishna Gopal - Sales Enablement, Tech Mahindra

Industry Webinar on Careers in ITIS by Krishna Gopal

Krishna Gopal, Global Head – Sales Enablement, Tech Mahindra. The COVID-19 pandemic has suddenly (and completely) disrupted the global business landscape! How are IT companies in India adapting to this “new normal”? Why are HR managers changing their hiring practices? What immediate steps can MBA students take to make themselves highly competitive in this new…

PGDM 2022 Program Commencement by Professor Himanshu Rai, Director, Indian Institute of Management, Indore

PGDM 2022 Program Commencement by Prof. Himanshu Rai

Announcing the Program Commencement of PGDM 2022 at MYRA School of Business. We are pleased to host Dr. Himanshu Rai, Director, Indian Institute of Management Indore as our Chief Guest. Our incoming cohort will be invited with a Week of Welcome (WoW) where they interface with business and academia – starting their professional journey with…