Industry Virtual Sessions


As the world emerges from the current pandemic, with the hope that we will overcome COVID-19 someday together, the world of work is making some fundamental shifts that address biological, physical, and emotional challenges. We are all adapting and responding to the challenges of this pandemic which is redefining the way of work like never before. The Future of Work will face new norms.

With education turning to the online medium, students are facing severe challenges since last year as there is uncertainty about the direction in which careers will move going forward. Students and young professionals with a dream to pursue various career options in Management are left with many questions about the future of work. To address these growing concerns, we as a media house have decided to partner with some of the industry leaders to host a special virtual session to provide some guidance and inputs for students pursuing or planning to pursue a career in management.

ABP Virtual Insights, along with Acharya Bangalore B-School (ABBS), presented a Virtual Session with the objective of sharing all the insightful tips and ways in which you can grow your career in managerial roles across organisations and the relevance of the MBA/PGDM, in post-pandemic times.

The Virtual Panel Discussion Session on “Post-Pandemic Career Opportunities in Management” had the following speakers:

Moderator: Mr. Ajitesh Basani, Secretary, SSS Trust and Executive Director, Acharya Bangalore B-School
Dr. Madhumita Chatterji, Director, ABBS School of Management
Mr. Giri Balasubramaniam (aka “Pickbrain”), Renowned Educator, Quizmaster, Harvard Alumni, and Indian Administrative Fellow (IAF) at the Dept. of Education, Govt. of Karnataka.
Mr. Bhaskar Roy, Vice President & Global Ops Leader, Genpact Analytics & Data Science
Mr. Praveen Kamath, GM HR - Global Strategic Hiring and Redeployment, Wipro Ltd.

  • Theme: Post-Pandemic Career Opportunities in Management
  • Date: Wednesday, 18 August 2021
  • Time: 4.00 pm to 5.15 pm
  • Platform: Virtual

Highlights of the session

  • Major work trends and career prospects, in various functions and organisations
  • Critical skills and new areas of expertise required to enhance remote working, and drive towards an organisation’s competitive advantage
  • Choosing a B-School in the post pandemic world
  • Preparing for the complex and hybrid work environments
  • Making oneself more employable with an MBA/PGDM
  • Emergence of new top-tier employers
  • Embracing the digital shift

Catch the Video of the Webinar on: ABP Virtual Insights with ABBS

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