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KL Global Business School Hyderabad Organises ‘Coffee with HR’ to explore dynamics of the Corporate World

New Delhi :  To develop the right ‘corporate mindset’ and inculcate work-culture and professional values, KLH Global Business School organized ‘Coffee with HR’ at its campus in Hyderabad recently. The first-of-its-kind conversation at KLH GBS was led by HR expert Ms. Sujitha Ravoori, Head of Business Partnering & Talent Management, Arecesium, Hyderabad.  A series of interactive sessions are scheduled to be organized for students to provide opportunities to interact with various dynamic leaders and business professionals and understand the current practices and challenges prevalent in the job market and the corporate world.

The coffee with HR initiative was received on a positive note by the students of the management stream. The students actively participated in the exchange of ideas and thoughts and were excited listening to the accomplishments, real-life anecdotes, and success stories. Dr. G. P. Saradhi Varma, Vice Chancellor, KL Deemed to be University said that such sessions help students achieve a deeper understanding of the best practices of the corporate world and learn to adapt themselves to the changing corporate needs. This is another achievement added to the kitty and the university plans to host a series of such enriching sessions with renowned HR professionals in the future.

The initiative intends to create connections and great engagement with the industry experts and also to provide awareness about leadership engagement, employee engagement initiatives, HR policies, identification of one’s personality, and finding the correct job fit accordingly. The need for excellence was largely stressed on this occasion as it was regarded as the foundation to create wonders in many fields, informed Dr. A. Ramakrishna, Director, KLH GBS.

Speaking on the occasion, Ms. Sujitha Ravoori said, “It is a remarkable endeavor by the management and mentors at the business school to provide their students with the best and the most candid industry exposure. The interactions of the event would open new doors of possibilities for the students. The whole idea is to ignite new ideas among the students.” Ms. Ravoori is an experienced professional with around two decades of experience in managing and leveraging human capital to create high-performance work cultures and build people-centric organizations. 

The experts at the session spoke extensively about how employee well-being was the primary focus of the companies and how human resources aimed towards connecting the right people with the right job role. Talk on the latest trends in HR, interactive sessions on invigorating topics like how the happiness of employees is considered one of the most important aspects in today’s job world, how companies are mapping their happiness index, and how companies have started to think out of the box and how innovation culture is now a primary focus in large corporations, were also held. Convener Dr. Swarupa along with other faculty members, university officials and students contributed to make the event a success.