Course Detail(MP183v : The Art of Managing SMEs (Live Webinar))

MP183v : The Art of Managing SMEs (Live Webinar)

3.50 CPE Hours (Others)
Live Webinar


Programme Objective

Managing Small and Medium Enterprises requires a unique set of skills that span across different functions. This program will leave you better prepared to handle the challenges of managing SMEs.

Its key objectives are to:

  • Teach – Management techniques to drive success and growth in SME’s
  • Share – Experience in managing SME’s, overcoming challenges, tools and processes.
  • Equip – Provide a strategic level understanding as well as tactical skills to handle all aspects of managing a business.

Programme Outline

The half day course will cover the following topics:
 

  • Importance of Purpose and Alignment
  • Tools for strategy and Planning
  • Driving Customer Fulfilment
  • Operational Excellence
  • Employee Engagement & Culture
  • Governance, Risk Identification and Mitigation
  • Financing Growth
  • Sustainability

Pre-requisites

Please take note of the following admission requirements:

  • Trainings will be conducted on Zoom platform, thus video camera and microphone are compulsory
  • Mandatory for video camera to be turned on throughout the course
  • Display your official name (as per NRIC) in Zoom, to facilitate attendance taking

Training Methodology

Discussions, case studies and exercises will be used throughout the workshop in an interactive and engaging manner to solidify the learning experience.

Closing Date for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment.

Intended For

Junior and Mid-level professionals, to expand their horizon from finance to aspects of business as well like customer and supplier negotiations, administration, and management. The course will give them a basic overview that they will be able to apply in their work life to enhance the quality of their contributions as SME Managers.

Competency Mapping

Others = 3.50 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

29 Oct 2021 (9:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

Limited Seats

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 199.02   $ 159.22
For Non-Members: $ 237.54   $ 190.03
Discount till 31 Dec 2021

Programme Facilitator(s)

Sujith Sivaram

Venue

Online Classroom in or outside of
Singapore

Date & Time

15 Feb 2022 (9:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 199.02   $ 159.22
For Non-Members: $ 237.54   $ 190.03
Discount till 31 Dec 2022

Programme Facilitator(s)

Sujith Sivaram

Venue

Online Classroom in or outside of
Singapore

Testimonial

Funding

No funding Available!

Programme Facilitator(s)


Sujith Sivaram
Managing Director
ESCO Pte Ltd
 
Sujith Sivaram, is a SIngapore CPA with over 32 years of experience working in varied industries across different countries in Asia. He leads a local SME Company in the technology field and was instrumental in the company's regional expansion, stellar growth, and a recent acquisition by another multinational corporation.
 
Originally from India, Sujith qualified as a Cost and Works Accountant from the Institute of Cost and Work Accountants on India. He began his career in the internal audit department of a multi-national textile company. He was fortunate to garner valuable experience in all corporate finance functions working in this company. He then moved to work for a local conglomerate in Indonesia, in their Corporate Development Team. This gave him the exposure of understanding and analysing various businesses that the group was owning or seeking to acquire.
 
He has been based in Singapore for the last 22 years and it was just a decade ago that he decided to pursue his CPA qualification. In addition he has also on his own initiative been taking valuable courses from the worl'ds best universities. it is important to unlearn and relearn in they dynamic environment where our businesses and careers are in , says Sujith. Starting as the Finance Manager in his current company, he rose the ranks of CFO within a couple of years. He has seen the company through many crises yet maintaining it on its growth path. He moved in general management in 2014 and has been heading the company since as ED/MD/CEO. Managing SME's is an art, I am not sure which text book you can refer to for guidance, but I believe my experience are valuable to aspiring managers and I am excited about sharing them, comments Sujith on embarking as a trainer with ISCA.


Programme Objective

Managing Small and Medium Enterprises requires a unique set of skills that span across different functions. This program will leave you better prepared to handle the challenges of managing SMEs.

Its key objectives are to:

  • Teach – Management techniques to drive success and growth in SME’s
  • Share – Experience in managing SME’s, overcoming challenges, tools and processes.
  • Equip – Provide a strategic level understanding as well as tactical skills to handle all aspects of managing a business.

Programme Outline

The half day course will cover the following topics:
 

  • Importance of Purpose and Alignment
  • Tools for strategy and Planning
  • Driving Customer Fulfilment
  • Operational Excellence
  • Employee Engagement & Culture
  • Governance, Risk Identification and Mitigation
  • Financing Growth
  • Sustainability

Pre-requisites

Please take note of the following admission requirements:

  • Trainings will be conducted on Zoom platform, thus video camera and microphone are compulsory
  • Mandatory for video camera to be turned on throughout the course
  • Display your official name (as per NRIC) in Zoom, to facilitate attendance taking

Training Methodology

Discussions, case studies and exercises will be used throughout the workshop in an interactive and engaging manner to solidify the learning experience.

Closing Date for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment.

Intended For

Junior and Mid-level professionals, to expand their horizon from finance to aspects of business as well like customer and supplier negotiations, administration, and management. The course will give them a basic overview that they will be able to apply in their work life to enhance the quality of their contributions as SME Managers.

Competency Mapping

Others = 3.50 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

Sujith Sivaram
Managing Director
ESCO Pte Ltd
 
Sujith Sivaram, is a SIngapore CPA with over 32 years of experience working in varied industries across different countries in Asia. He leads a local SME Company in the technology field and was instrumental in the company's regional expansion, stellar growth, and a recent acquisition by another multinational corporation.
 
Originally from India, Sujith qualified as a Cost and Works Accountant from the Institute of Cost and Work Accountants on India. He began his career in the internal audit department of a multi-national textile company. He was fortunate to garner valuable experience in all corporate finance functions working in this company. He then moved to work for a local conglomerate in Indonesia, in their Corporate Development Team. This gave him the exposure of understanding and analysing various businesses that the group was owning or seeking to acquire.
 
He has been based in Singapore for the last 22 years and it was just a decade ago that he decided to pursue his CPA qualification. In addition he has also on his own initiative been taking valuable courses from the worl'ds best universities. it is important to unlearn and relearn in they dynamic environment where our businesses and careers are in , says Sujith. Starting as the Finance Manager in his current company, he rose the ranks of CFO within a couple of years. He has seen the company through many crises yet maintaining it on its growth path. He moved in general management in 2014 and has been heading the company since as ED/MD/CEO. Managing SME's is an art, I am not sure which text book you can refer to for guidance, but I believe my experience are valuable to aspiring managers and I am excited about sharing them, comments Sujith on embarking as a trainer with ISCA.

Upcoming Schedule

Limited Seats

Date & Time

29 Oct 2021 (9:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 199.02   $ 159.22
For Non-Members: $ 237.54   $ 190.03
Discount till 31 Dec 2021

Programme Facilitator(s)

Sujith Sivaram

Venue

Online Classroom in or outside of
Singapore