IIMV Inaugurates the Executive Education Program for HR Professionals

The Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam, in partnership with NuLearn, launched the virtual Executive Development Program (EEP) in Strategic Human Resource Management (SHRM) for over 70 management and HR professionals on 7 May 2022. 

Addressing the inaugural gathering, Dr. M. Chandrasekhar, Director, IIM Visakhapatnam, spoke about the importance of HR as a catalyst in the growth of an organization. Indicating the increasing presence of HR leaders as CEOs of organizations, he stated that the HR needs to be continuously learning, be nimble footed about change, and add to employee satisfaction through cultural alignment and strategic planning. 

The objective of the SHRM program is to develop a comprehensive understanding of the recent developments in people management in organizations, and an appreciation of human resource management from the strategic perspective, along with various tools and techniques of HR Analytics. The five-month-long program, led by Dr. Bishakha Majumdar and Dr. Balaji Subramanian, faculty at IIM Visakhapatnam, will cover modules such as Strategic HRM, Talent Management, Employee Engagement, Design Thinking in HRM, HR Analytics, and Finance for HR. The program will involve live, online weekend classes, interactive class exercises, and group projects.