In partnership with APEX Global of Manila, Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST) India has launched its new training services covering technical topics such as ISO standards, preventive maintenance, ROI, Energy Management System, and social development themes such as corporate social responsibility and sustainable development.
Through these training services, ASSIST hopes to contribute to its social business dimension, generating resources to further its core social developmental activities.
Since the launch in July 2011, two programs have been conducted in Chennai. Sreenivas Narayanan, ASSIST Group Managing Director and Platosen Samarasam, ASSIST Executive Director inaugurated the event on July 5, 2011.
Kameneson Ganeson, an expert from Malaysia who brings with him decades of experience in training facilitated the programs on Complaints Management and Training Return on Investment held on July 5 and 7, respectively at the GRT Grand, Chennai. Participants in the Complaints Management workshop came from such diverse domains as banking and financial services (BFS), manufacturing, retail, automobile dealership and service, and food processing.
Meanwhile, the Training Return on Investment program, which targeted HR practitioners from the industry welcomed HR practitioners from companies like Sundaram Finance as well as MBA – HR students from management and business schools such as Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship (XIME) Bangalore, Indian Institute of Planning & Management (IIPM) Chennai and Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR) Chennai.
Most of the participants expressed great interest in partnering with ASSIST for future endeavours.#