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Communication Abridged Pgp

  1. 1. <ul><li>A Talk on: </li></ul><ul><li>ACHIEVING SUCCESS </li></ul><ul><li>and </li></ul><ul><li>TWO ELEVEN MONTH </li></ul><ul><li>POST GRADUATE PROGRAMS [PGP] </li></ul><ul><li>For Building STRATEGIC & LEADERSHIP Capabilities required for SUCCESS </li></ul><ul><li>Prof Ranjan Das </li></ul><ul><li>Chief Mentor – The Strategy Academy, and </li></ul><ul><li>Professor of Strategic Management, </li></ul><ul><li>Indian Institute of Management Calcutta </li></ul>
  2. 2. <ul><li>PERSONAL TRAITS: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Ambition </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Impatience with Status Quo </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Entrepreneurial [Risk taking] orientation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Curiosity and also mental toughness to take the road less travelled </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Attitude towards success and successful people </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Making winning a habit and developing a “ Success Syndrome” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>STRATEGIC AND LEADERSHIP SKILLS - APPLIED </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Strategy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Innovation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Execution </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Leadership </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Academic qualifications one has </li></ul><ul><li>Certificates that one possesses </li></ul><ul><li>Whether one is born rich </li></ul><ul><li>Resource [particularly financial] position </li></ul><ul><li>Whether one has the “right contacts” </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>PERSONAL TRAITS- AN AGENDA FOR ACTION </li></ul><ul><li>One needs to reflect on his/her current orientation regarding: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Ambition </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Impatience with Status Quo </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Entrepreneurial [Risk taking] orientation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Curiosity and mental toughness to take the road less travelled </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Attitude towards success and successful people </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Making winning a habit and developing a “ Success Syndrome” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Self –initiated learning programs and on-the-job projects that provide opportunities to develop the traits required for SUCCESS </li></ul><ul><li>Help from Mentors </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>To strategize is to think outside the frame, to position oneself and his/her organization in a uniquely competitive way that is sustainable, profitable and capital efficient </li></ul><ul><li>Strategy is needed to make us and our organizations look and perform DIFFERENTLY and achieve SUCCESS. </li></ul><ul><li>Everybody is capable of developing his/her strategy required to achieve SUCCESS </li></ul><ul><li>NOTE: </li></ul><ul><li>One does not necessarily need an MBA or a PGDM to become a STRATEGIST and a LEADER in his/her own right. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>STRATEGY MISSION OF THE ACADEMY : </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Assist individuals and organizations realize the importance of certain Personal Traits and also Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Strategy, Execution and Leadership [EISEL] for achieving SUCCESS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Advocate the principle : StrategyFirst- For All, By All </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Demystify and simplify the subject of Strategy to make the same easy to understand and apply </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Deliver the Mission uniquely –application focused, conveniently timed, universally available, scalable , networked with knowledge partners and affordable </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Strong presence in and experience of running programs for corporate sector – 30+ Companies </li></ul><ul><li>Faculty from leading business schools present in all sessions – 25+ faculty </li></ul><ul><li>Deployment of LIVE DIGITAL platform [with 2 way REAL TIME interactivity] which can be accessed through PC/Laptop from ANYWHERE in India and the World [a 256kbps broadband service or a high speed broadband data card plus a headphone will be needed by the participants] </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>INDIAN PRIVATE SECTOR COMPANIES -29 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Larsen and Toubro, Arvind Group, Aditya Birla Group, Godrej Saralee </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Emami Ltd, Birla Tyres, Idea Cellular, Hindalco, RIECO Ltd, Wipro </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sudarshan Chemicals, Aquapharm, Sakaal Group of Newspaper </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mahindra Finance, Linc Pen, Famycare Ltd, JSW Ltd, Lipidata System </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Birla Corporation, Axis Bank, Royal Group of Construction </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ideal Insurance, HDFC Bank, Genpact, Dr Reddy’s </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mahindra and Mahindra, Ultratech, Birla White, Ranbaxy </li></ul></ul><ul><li>MNCs - 5 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>HP, ITC, ,Nestle, Colgate, ABB </li></ul></ul><ul><li>PUBLIC SECTOR - 1 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Steel Authority of India Ltd </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs): 14 </li></ul><ul><li>Other Business Schools – Indian: 6 </li></ul><ul><li>Overseas Business School: 1 </li></ul><ul><li>Industry: 3 </li></ul><ul><li>Adjunct Faculty: 6 </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Post Graduate Program on Management, Strategy and Leadership [PGPMSL] for Future Business Leaders [ suitable for experienced executives and managers looking for rapid career progression] </li></ul><ul><li>Post Graduate Program on Strategy, Innovation and Management of Start-Ups [PGPSIMS] for Project Leaders and New Venture Managers/Entrepreneurs/ Aspiring Owners of New Ventures [ suitable for working managers and entrepreneurs; fresh graduates planning their own enterprises can also apply for this program] </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>IDEAL FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE: </li></ul><ul><li>Ambitious , busy and confident but who may or may not have a PGDM/MBA </li></ul><ul><li>Looking for quality inputs from faculty members who are known in the respective field </li></ul><ul><li>Looking for a PG Program that is : </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Conveniently timed and delivered to Home/Office/Anywhere </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fast paced and application focused </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Affordably priced </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Helpful in achieving the personal DREAM to set up own venture </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Duration [including the time required for declaration of results]: 11 months </li></ul><ul><li>Number of Subjects: 18 </li></ul><ul><li>Dissertation: 1 [application focused and rigorous] </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Theme: Strategy and Business Leadership Challenges in shaping Future Industry Evolution and achieve success [for PGPMSL] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Theme: Biz Plan for setting up a NEW Venture in Future [PGPSIMS] </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Total LIVE [ with REAL TIME interactivity] contact hours with the faculty over DIGITAL platform: 324 hours </li></ul><ul><li>Sessions: Three sessions per week , each @2.5 hours, for 42-45 weeks, normally on Saturday afternoon [2 to 730pm] and Monday evening [5 to 730pm] </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Extensive self study at home [ estimated at a minimum of 20-25 hours per week] based on recommended list of books/articles [to be purchased by the participants] </li></ul><ul><li>One written examination plus 2 take home assignments per subject implying a total of 54 evaluations for 18 subjects and 1 evaluation for the Dissertation </li></ul><ul><li>Marks for attendance and class participation – a minimum % to be ensured [achievable since sessions are held outside office hours] </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>To be awarded by THE STRATEGY ACADEMY </li></ul><ul><li>Autonomous certificate, titled PGPMSL or PGPSIMS as applicable </li></ul><ul><li>Two certificates will be issued– one titled EXECUTIVE GENERAL MANAGEMENT PROGRAM at the completion of first 2 semesters and the other, called POST GRADUATE PROGRAM [PGP] certificate, after completing the requirements of all 3 semesters including Dissertation </li></ul><ul><li>The FINAL PGP Certificate will have the following details: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Program design including Subjects covered </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Title of the Dissertation and </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Names of the faculty members who taught various subjects at the respective PG Program [ including the names of Institutions or business schools with which they are attached] </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Rs 130000/- + service tax [ST] @10.3% </li></ul><ul><li>Payable in 3 installments: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Rs 10000 + ST within 72 hours of receipt of Admission letter </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rs 55000 + ST three weeks before commencement of the first session and </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Balance + ST on or before 100 th day after the second installment </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Withdrawal of Admission offer if first two installments are not paid on due dates </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>STEP 1: Participate in the session on “ Program Introduction” </li></ul><ul><li>STEP 2: Apply in a plain paper with CV and scanned copies of graduation certificate and mark sheet; the CV should have full details of academic and professional education and also nature of work or entrepreneurial experience till date </li></ul><ul><li>STEP 3: Personal interview over telephone/digital platform with Prof Ranjan Das, Prof of Strategic Management, IIM Calcutta and Chief Mentor – The Strategy Academy </li></ul><ul><li>STEP 4: Issue of Admission letter by the Academy within 48 hours after the personal interview [if found suitable] </li></ul><ul><li>STEP 5: Payment of 1 st and 2 nd installment of fees on dates indicated </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING THE SESSION </li></ul><ul><li>And </li></ul><ul><li>Welcome To The Excitement </li></ul><ul><li>Called </li></ul><ul><li>THE STRATEGY ACADEMY </li></ul><ul><li>The Power of Strategy…Applied </li></ul>