"Which advice not to listen to"-Mr. Ganesh Ramakrishnan, HR Senior Director at Oracle Financial Services @ IIM Shillong

 | February 14,2013 11:46 am IST

The students of IIM Shillong had an interactive session with Mr. Ganesh Ramakrishnan, HR Senior Director at Oracle Financial Services.

He has spent over 23 years in the IT industry in various areas of the business including software development, product architecture, quality management, pre-sales and relationship management. In recent years he has conducted workshops on strengths approach to career development under the aegis of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and HR Infotech Association. The session was very intriguing as the topic of discussion was ‘Which advice not to listen to’ which had the students put forward keen queries.


Mr. Ramakrishnan shared his experiences of his career, how multiple advice can prove to be detrimental rather than being beneficial. The students truly felt the subtle combination of humor and knowledge that brought in an unusual freshness in the discussion. The session ended with the participants wanting more of such interactions and Mr. Ramakrishnan promising the same in near future.