'Communication: Cornerstone to workplace effectiveness'

Name of the speaker : Ms. Neha Phull
Designation of the speaker : Consultant on talent management, hiring processes, learning and development
Topic of the guest lecture : 'Communication: Cornerstone to workplace effectiveness'
Course : Business Communication
Organized By : Nazia Z Memon, Assistant Professor, SJIM
Date: September 7, 2023

Ms. Neha Phull is an Internationally Certified Life and Executive Coach, accredited by the Certified Coaches Alliance. She brings over 15 years of experience in people development and team building. Ms. Phull's expertise includes advising on talent management, hiring processes, learning and development, and fostering growth-oriented cultures. She has worked both within organizations and as an independent consultant across various domains, including analytics, product development, and technology. Her qualifications include certification as a Neuro-Linguistic Programmer Practitioner, CCA-certified Life and Executive Coach training from Symbiosis in the United States, and an MBA degree. Ms. Phull has also authored a book on personal growth titled 'Conversations with My Mind.'

On September 7, 2023, we hosted a guest lecture on "'Communication: Cornerstone to workplace effectiveness" for our first-year PGDM students. The event held under the leadership of our Director, Fr Manoj, featured Ms. Neha Phull as the guest speaker.

Event Highlights : The guest lecture by Ms. Neha Phull lasted 75 minutes and was marked by active student participation. All 240 first-year students attended, and the lecture included interactive activities and discussions. Ms. Phull effectively connected theoretical concepts with practical applications, enhancing students' understanding of effective business communication.

Key Takeaways : The lecture emphasized the importance of effective communication in the business world, the role of mindset in personal and professional growth, and practical strategies for improving communication skills. Students found Ms. Phull's insights and real-life examples relevant and inspiring, providing them with valuable knowledge and skills for their PGDM journey and future careers.

In conclusion, the guest lecture by Ms. Neha Phull on "Communication: Cornerstone to workplace effectiveness" was a successful and enriching event. It contributed significantly to our students' development, and we look forward to hosting similar events in the future to benefit our students further.