A panel discussion organized as an “action learning project” for the postgraduate students of the Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM) of the Department of Human Resource Management (HRM) of the Faculty of Commerce & Management Studies (FCMS) was successfully held on the 3rd of August 2017 at the Board room of the FCMS, the University of Kelaniya.
Mr. Buddhi Paranamanna, Project Manager at Hela Clothing (Pvt) Ltd, Mr. Sampath Aluthpatabendige, Chairman of Rhino Roofing Products Ltd and Mr. Jude Fernando, Director of the DPL Group of Hayleys delivered their insights on “Innovation for peopling” in order to share their experiences of the real business world with the undergraduates and postgraduates. This workshop enabled the undergraduates to gain more knowledge on management practices of the industry while enabled the postgraduates to develop their thinking in innovations in HR. The discussion emphasized that macro culture, mind set of people, organization culture, economy of nation and economy of organizations are all key components which foster innovation in HR.
This event was participated by Dr. D. U. Mohan, the Head of the Department of HRM, other academic staff members, the postgraduate students of MHRM and undergraduates of the Department of HRM.