Dr. Vikhe Patil Foundation’s PCMRD conducted a 3 day Induction Program to welcome the batch of MBA 2018-20 on Monday 6th August 2018. Mr. Prashant Pansare, CEO Inteliment Technologies inaugurated the program as a Chief guest, and Hon’ble Dr. Ashok Patil, Chairman Dr. Vikhe Patil Foundation was the guest of honour for the day and presided over the function. The programme commenced with the lamp lighting ceremony followed by felicitation of toppers of the outgoing batch. Mr. Pansare congratulated the students for enrolling into Management Programme of PCMRD under the affiliation of SPPU. He highlighted the importance of effective communication skills in an organization. He also deliberated upon the importance of adaptability in accordance with the changing environment.
Dr. Ashok Patil stressed upon the importance of planning and timeliness in life. He addressed them to aim big in their lives and work in a systematic manner to fulfill their dreams. He also touched upon the general economic scenario and talked about multiple opportunities being available to them.
Dr. Divya Lakhani, the Academic co-ordinator addressed the students about the rules and regulations of the institute along with the rigours of academic study.
To reinforce the message given the guests, a session on Business Etiquettes and Grooming skills was conducted by Ms Anupama Deshmukh in the second half of the day. This session covered the importance of personal grooming, appropriate business dressing, verbal and non-verbal communication, telephonic skills and general professional conduct. It was targeted at young professionals who are just entering a business environment (MBA II) as well as the new comers (MBA I).