Talk on Management techniques of Shivaji at VIA
HRD Forum of Vidarbha Industries association has organized a talk on “Chhatrapati Shivaji & His Management Skills” which was conducted by Management Trainer, Prof. Sumant Tekade.
In his inspiring speech Prof Sumant said that in today’s competitive edge also Shivaji’s Management is ideal for all of us. Shivaji Maharaja’s Leadership qualities, his planning, aggressive thinking, attitude is the best example of flawless management.
Instant reward after doing a good job and immediate punishment after doing a offence was the simple formula of Shivaji. He took strict actions against those who misbehaved with ladies and who were indulged in anti social activities. Shivaji was leading his empire from the front. He always took the initiative and faced every challenge that was posed by different enemies. Shivaji led the army while attacking Afzalkhan, Shaystakhan and Surat.
In his inspiring presentation, Prof Sumant mentioned that Shivaji never used to initiate any war or attack without doing flawless planning. His intelligence department was very active and they used to give necessary inputs depending on which Shivaji used to plan. Attack on Surat, Post Afzalkhan conquest, escape from Agraare the biggest examples of his flawless planning.
Shivaji’s disciplined administration, his personnel management, taxation policies; his navy, Cavalry, his Forts, and affluent Treasury led his empire to be appreciated by all contemporary kings. Even Aurangzeb, who was biggest enemy of Shivaji, appreciated Shivaji’s qualities time to time. After coming back from Agra, Shivaji did a thorough SWOT analysis and started defeating all his enemies on all the fronts. To strengthen his empire financially, he revised taxation policies, promoted small scale businesses, supported farming, attacked major business centres of Mughalsand started artillery factory added Prof Sumant.
Today’s young entrepreneurs and Management students should understand Shivaji’s Management techniques to be successful in their respective fields. There is a necessity to conduct this type of program to motivate people to excel in their own life, Prof Sumant said.
Earlier, Prof Ashit Sinha, Ex-Vice President – VIA welcomed the guest speaker with bouquet. Dr Suhas Buddhe, Hon. Secretary – VIA in his welcome addressed said this is a wonderful opportunity for everybody to learn Management Skills of Chhattrapati Shivaji Maharaj. Neelam Bowade, Convener of HRD Forum conducted the proceedings and introduced the speaker. Prof Ashit Sinha said summed up and proposed a formal vote of thanks and said in very organisation every employee must be alert and have sustainable courage like Shivaji, we should always work in our weakness, develop communication skills, we must also know that who are our competitors. Entrepreneurs, Professionals, Management students of the city were present in huge numbers for the program.