Outbound Training and Psychometric Test Organized at IIM Raipur
| July 02,2012 03:07 pm IST
The Second day of the orientation ceremony of Indian Institute of management Raipur saw a mix of activities aimed at developing the personality of the students and also promoting team building, participation etc. The institute has roped in Indias leading outbound training consultancy, Praxis EXL, for the same.
The day long activity saw students undergoing psychometric tests for assessment of their personality as well as lessons on spirituality from Swami Satyarupanandji from Ramakrishna Mission, Raipur.
The students were first introduced to basics of personality and behavior to get an overall idea of their own personality and then were acquainted with the various facets of their personality traits. The objective the exercise is to provide a framework to analyze ones own personality and help in better decision making as well as identifying careers suited to the same. The trainers from Praxis EL have trained the leading corporate across the country and apart from that they have specific programs for MBA students who are budding managers.
The students then had a series of outdoor trainings aimed at developing leadership skills, teambuilding, coordination, communication etc. The students had a series of fun filled activities which lasted for over 3 hours. The incoming batch took the training hands on and displayed enthusiasm and endurance for the outbound training. The trainers of the sessions were Mr Shubhang Raturi and Mr Kumar Abhishek who have a rick experience training students and corporate.
Later in the evening the students had the opportunity to attend to the discourse by Swami Satyarupanandji from Ramakrishna Mission. The session was a break from the business world and Swamiji encouraged students to explore within themselves. His wisdom and profound understanding of the human condition especially in the context of present generation resonated with the audience. The other areas Swamiji touched upon were self management and appraisal along with ethics and principles.
The next two days will see Simulation games by Praxis along sessions by Swami Vyomananda from Akshaypatra Foundation along with CEOs of an infrastructure giant and the co-founder of a leading PR agency of the country.