CFP News Update (13th October 2016; 8.00 p.m.): The Faculty of Economics & Administration, UM, is pleased on having YBhg. Datuk Abdul Farid Alias, CEO Maybank Group and YBhg. Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa, CEO Telekom Malaysia as the eminent panel for Leadership Talk session. Both panelist are the appointed CEO@Faculty Programme for University of Malaya. It is indeed considered as a historical moment and a very rare occasion for the Faculty and University to be having both leader from two prominent organization in the country in a session.
Moderated by YBhg. Professor Datuk Dr. Normah Mansor from Faculty of Economics & Administration, this session discusses on leadership characteristics as well as issues and challenges that leaders are facing in an organization. The panelist touches on matters ranging from transforming the organization and the people in the company, dealing with changes, balancing the needs and demands between stakeholders and employees to owning up responsibilities and integrating work and life as a whole.
The session that lasted for more than two hours, received positive feedbacks from the audiences with several questions answered accurately by the CEOs with some tips and meaningful take home advises. The audiences that comprises of undergraduate and postgraduate students and also University’s staff expresses their gratefulness to be having the opportunity being in the same hall with the two prominent leaders that candidly sharing their priceless experiences and thoughts on leadership. Shift 1 Holistic, Entrepreneurial and Balanced Graduates & Shift 2 Talent Excellent.