Established in the year 1995, Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management (LBSIM), is a premier and dynamic institute of Management and Information Technology in Delhi. Over the years, the institute has emerged has emerged as one of the top business schools in the country. Read here to know more about the college.
INDUCTION PROGRAMME FOR BATCH 2020-2022
Date: Aug 05, 2020
“Successful and unsuccessful people do not vary greatly in their abilities. They vary in their desires to reach their potential.” – John Maxwell. The Silver Jubilee Year of Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management, New Delhi witnessed a virtual induction programme for the very first time in its history as it warmly welcomed the batch of 2020-22.
The event began on a bright note with a floral tribute to Late Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri Ji and lighting of the lamp. Next, a short film on the life of Shastri Ji, Man of the Masses, was displayed as a small effort to remember his great principles and values. The virtual gathering was then addressed by Dr D. K. Srivastava, Director, LBSIM who welcomed the “Silver Jubilee Batch” and congratulated them for the achievement. After motivating the students to have faith and confidence in themselves to succeed even in these unprecedented times, he urged the new batch to be a part of the solution and keep looking for opportunities to unleash their potential. Stressing on skills like business continuity management and innovation, he concluded by wishing luck to the upcoming batch.
Mr Rajeev Dubey, Principal Advisor-Mahindra &Mahindra Ltd, graced the occasion as the Chief Guest of the Induction Programme. Mr Rajeev Dubey has served as the Group President (HR & Corporate Services) & CEO (After-Market Sector), Member of the Group Executive Board, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd and is presently Chairman of Mahindra Insurance Brokers, Mahindra Steel Service Centres, Mahindra First Choice Wheels, Mahindra First Choice Services and Fifth Gear Ventures, and serves on the Board of Mahindra Intertrade. With a distinguished academic background, he pursued an MBA from the Yale School of Management, USA as a J N Tata scholar, and was selected as a Distinguished Alumnus of the School and is a certified coach of the International Coaching Federation (ICF)
Mr. Rajeev Dubey delivered an insightful lecture for the students on 'Creating Tomorrow's Leaders: 3+5'. Starting his addressal with the ways for a business to outperform, he emphasised on the importance of a leader to have clarity on the purpose and the dream of the organisation. He talked about how every employee’s purpose should align with the organizational purpose and why finding an opportunity out of every situation, even in these tough conditions, is the only way of growth in future.
He quoted the theory of “3+5” i.e., the three rise pillars of accepting no limits, alternative thinking, and driving a positive change, and their alignment with the five aspects of leadership behaviour, a whole new mind, multiplier, managing fear and leveraging failure, mindfulness and trust, and added amusing examples to elaborate them further. Touching upon topics like Corporate Social Responsibility and the ethics of “Satya, Prem, Seva (Truth, Compassion, Service), he ended his speech by quoting the “Rise Manifesto”, something that Mahindra & Mahindra draws inspiration from.
The vote of thanks was then delivered by Dr G L Sharma, Advisor - Corporate Interface who congratulated the students while highlighting the values of our Second Prime Minister. He talked about the values and ethics which are inculcated by Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management in its students to turn them into socially sensitive business leaders.
To facilitate the upcoming 25th batch with the campus experience With Covid-19 hampering the normal ways of conducting induction, Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management organised a virtual tour for its students to facilitate the campus experience to the upcoming 25th batch. The video created in collaboration with the Media & Communication Cell and the cultural club, LBSIM was aimed at familiarising the students with the various facilities provided by the Institute.
The occasion was further graced by a brief introduction of Course and Area Conveners of the various courses provided by the Institute. The session concluded with a few randomly selected students of the upcoming batch 2020-22 introducing themselves and sharing their expectations from the PGDM course and their two years to be spent at LBSIM.
LBSIM Celebrates 25th Foundation day
Date: February 24, 2020
Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management, Delhi proudly organized its 25th Foundation Day on 22nd February, with General Bikram Singh (Retd), PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, SM, VSM, ADC, Former Chief of the Army Staff, Indian Army, being the Chief Guest for the Silver Jubilee Celebration of the Institute.
The ceremony started with a heart-warming performance by Mantra, The Music Society of LBSIM, followed by the screening of a short movie on the Great Son of India and our Former Prime Minister, Late Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri Ji. The dignitaries present then lighted the lamp, a symbol of brightness and prosperity and after the presentation of bouquets, Prof. D.K. Srivastava, Director, LBSIM was invited over to deliver the welcome address.
In order to emulate the spirit of LBSIM and the virtues it relies on, the Institute launched its very own anthem, on the auspicious occasion. LBSIM takes the opportunity to acknowledge the contribution made by Pandit Lakshimkant Patil, a renowned Music Director from Bhubaneshwar for the entire musical arrangement, Shri Abhishek Anand for the beautiful lyrics and Shri Rishi Pattnaik for coordination and production of the anthem.To deliver the 25th Foundation Day Lecture on "Leadership Challenges for the Budding Corporate Leaders", General Bikram Singh, the former Chief of the Indian Army and Chairman Chiefs of Staff, was invited. During his eventful military career, he held a number of key appointments both in India and overseas.
After appreciating the value-based culture he experienced at LBSIM, he highlighted the challenges faced by the leaders today such as problems in adaptability, implementation of strategies and striking a work-life balance. Highlighting "Strategic Leadership", he spoke on concepts like performance consistency, trust-building, respect for different cultures, employee engagement, thriving amidst politics, and sticking to one's values. Merging the leadership qualities required in Army to the ones required in business enterprises, he highlighted the term, "Consumers and Employees First" and the importance of conceptual skills and interpersonal skills to become an accepted leader rather than a normative leader.
Moving on, Shri Anil Shastri delivered the Presidential Address to the audience. He has been the Former Union Minister, Govt. of India and is Presently the Chairman, Board of Governors, LBSIM, Delhi. He is known for his outspoken views and has been instrumental in promoting higher education particularly in the field of management. He entailed the long journey of LBSIM over past 25 years and the initial difficulties the institute faced while setting up which it overcame through the commitment, passion and hard work of every person associated with it. Also, he thanked the people working with the institute at present and putting in their efforts to nurture socially sensitive leaders.
After this, LBSIM had the opportunity to felicitate some Alumni of the institute for their notable contribution in the corporate world. First to be felicitated was Mr. Amit Kapoor who was a part of the batch of 1995-97 and is currently working as the General Manager of SEBI. Next was Mr. Rohit Khetan, a student of the 1995-97 batch. The Entrepreneurial spirit made him enter the Food Processing Industry and set up a Roller Flour Mill, by the name “Shri Shyam Agro Biotech Pvt ltd”. The Company is today one of the few ISO 22000 Certified (By Intertek) Roller Flour Mills. Mr Vikas Nangia was the next to be awarded. After graduating in the 1998 batch, he started working in various successful banks like ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, RBS and is currently the Managing Director & Co-founder at Acore Capital Investments Pvt Ltd.
The next alumnus was Mr Prashant Kaul, who right after graduating from LBSIM, joined Smart Cube as a research analyst and is currently working as the Vice President – Operational Excellence at Bank of America. The last alumna to be awarded was Mrs Manjuri Sinha of 2005-07 batch, who is currently working as global head of talent acquisition, OLX group in Berlin. The Ceremony ended with a Vote of Thanks presented by Col. Ajay Sood, Chief Admin.