Develop into managerial leaders who can foresee the future trends and shape the world: Vice President Addresses the 7th Convocation of IIM Rohtak
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has advised the students IIM Rohtak to develop into managerial leaders who can foresee the future trends and shape the world in the best possible way. He was addressing the gathering at the 7th Convocation of Indian Institute of Management at Rohtak in Haryana today. The Governor of Haryana, Shri Kaptan Singh Solanki and other dignitaries were present on the occasion.
The Vice President advised the students to not be content with merely ‘managing’ well but must learn to lead. He further said that institutes like IIM Rohtak produce Business Managers, Leaders who have the wisdom and courage to reform the institutions, business corporations and government. With this enabling policy framework, I am sure the IIMs will strive to innovate and grow even further, he added.
The Vice President said that institutes like, IIM Rohtak should work with businesses and policy makers to provide excellent education and promote research for the benefit of the society. He further said that students must adapt to new situations in the corporate world as they evolve and emerge. The world of learning and the world of work are changing very rapidly and you need to be ever alert, ever agile, he added.
Remembering Mahatma Gandhiji, the Vice President asked students to shun: “Knowledge without character, commerce without morality, science without humanity.” Your actions in private and public life must be guided by a moral and ethical compass, he added.