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Campus to Corporate
Your Roadmap to Employability

  • Gangadhar Joshi - Former Director, Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM), Nasik.


July 2015 | 248 pages | SAGE Texts

This textbook offers a fresh perspective to the techniques of coping with the challenges of transition from a relaxed campus life to a professional corporate environment.

Key Features

• Pragmatic and practice-oriented approach
• Insight into high-in-demand soft skills and technology-based skills
• Information on professional certification and membership of professional associations

 
Preface
 
I: PUTTING THINGS IN PERSPECTIVE
 
Introduction and Need for Transition
 
Corporate Expectations Scenario
 
Business Schools Scenario
 
II:PERSONAL EFFECTIVENESS ENHANCEMENT
 
7Cs Model for Professional Excellence
 
Personality and Personality Development
 
Building Positive Mindset and Work Attitude
 
Values and Ethics
 
Innovation and Creativity
 
Work-Life Balance
 
Time Management
 
Managing Stress
 
III: BEING EFFECTIVE IN THE ORGANISATION
 
The 50 New Rules of Work
 
Professional Etiquettes and Mannerisms
 
Building Relationships within an Organisation
 
Communication Skills
 
Working in Teams
 
Managing Conflicts
 
Effective Negotiation Skills
 
Creative problem solving
 
Power and Politics in Organisations
 
Managing Your Boss
 
IV: TECHNOLOGY SKILLS AND CERTIFICATIONS
 
Introduction and Need for Technology Skills
 
Basic Information Technology (IT) skills
 
Higher Level Information Technology (IT) skills
 
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Knowledge
 
Professional Memberships and Certifications
 
V: EXCELLING THROUGH PLACEMENT PROCESS
 
Writing a Perfect Resume or CV
 
Success at Written Aptitude Test
 
Success at Group Discussions
 
Going through an Interview Process
 
Pre- and Post-Interview Follow-up
 
Index

Supplements

“The exciting and challenging phase of transition from campus to corporate life has been presented with utmost care to help individuals become reflective, observant and introspective professionals.”

Ashok K. Pundir
Dean, National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Mumbai

“This book aptly addresses critical issues of employability providing a roadmap for students to get them industry ready with the right skill-sets and attitude.” 

Om Kaul
Former Professor at NITIE, Mumbai and Ex-President (HR), Essar Ltd

“The author here effectively prompts the industry to engage with academia not just as a vendor for talent, but urges the latter to get real-life perspective through the lessons from the industry.”  

Pradeep Bhargava
Director, Cummins India Ltd

“In this outstanding book, the author sheds new light on transforming knowledge into skills and discusses authoritatively about ways to enhance employability.” 

Jiten Sandu
Chief Operating Officer, TalentMAT

This will be very helpful to students exploring employability within the Marketing Professional Module

Mrs Caroline Jane Lowish
Faculty of Business & Law, University of Lincoln

This will be very helpful to students exploring employability within the Marketing Professional Module

Mrs Caroline jane Lowish
Faculty of Business & Law, University of Lincoln
January 4, 2016

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Gangadhar Joshi

Gangadhar Joshi, the Former Director of Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM) (2005–8), is currently the Principal Consultant of Gangadhar Joshi & Associates, a multidisciplinary management consulting, education and training firm based at Pune, India. He is a mechanical engineer (1971) with Masters in Industrial Engineering (1975). With an extensive private and public sector experience in India and overseas, he has been involved in advising governments and industries at the strategic level, developing/implementing change management programmes, institutional strengthening, business re-engineering, cost... More About Author

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