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TAPMI CXO Leadership Lecture Series: Guest Session by Mr Rampraveen Swaminathan, President, International Paper Inc.

Mr Rampraveen Swaminathan, visited TAPMI on the 8th of October, 2014 to interact with the students. The session was conducted as a part of the TAPMI CxO Leadership Lecture Series. 341 more words


Thinking ahead.

During my orientation a question I’ve been asked by staff and service users “what do you do?” – almost straightforward to answer, I feel I’m still finding my feet, ask me again in a month – and “what are you going to do when you finish the scheme?” – a little less straightforward. 362 more words

Delaying the technology strategy

Sometimes it’s okay to delay creating a strategy, for a strategy to have gaps, or for it to not go too far into the future. This may seem surprising, but sometimes there are much more pressing needs…such as the need to survive. 249 more words

General Management

Handling Employee Resignations

This morning I read an interesting piece from Greg Savage that touched on the subject of how to handle an employee resigning from your team. It talks about all the ways managers harm themselves and their organizations by taking out their frustrations with the situation on the outgoing employee(s). 320 more words


World largest IPO: Alibaba shows optimism for China initiates new era and changes in Internet


Video: Alibaba’s long road to Wall Street

 Alibaba IPO shows optimism for China 

China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba made its debut successfully on the New York Stock Exchange Friday, becoming the world’s second-largest Internet company after Google. 1,684 more words


Happy Malaysia Day? Economic assessment by the Performance Management & Delivery (Pemandu)


Toll roads criss crossing the nation and subsidsed food and petrol are signs of the nation’s prosperity

IN the cacophony assailing many parts of the world today, and where ills, tensions, warring and strife dictate much of daily life, we are living a life of plenty. 2,763 more words


Being Proactive in the Early Days.

The scheme kicked off to a fantastic start in the form of the national welcome event held in Leeds. I was filled with a nervous anticipation, only knowing that I will be meeting all the other trainees in a day long, networking event. 510 more words