Guest Lecture on Navigating Finance in Dynamic World: Insights for Future Professionals.

SIIB Auditorium | 21st November 2023 | 11:30-12:30 pm

MBA – IB| Batch – 2023-25 | Participants – 130+

Panellist’s Name and Designation:  Dr. Mode Shubita, Reader & PG Research Student PG Reader & PG Research Student Programme Director at Leeds Beckett University, UK

On November 21st, 2023, Dr Moade Shubita, a Reader & PG Research Student Programme Director at Leeds Beckett University, UK, conducted a session on Navigating Finance in a Dynamic World: Insights for Future Professionals. The workshop aimed to give students insights into the dynamic American business landscape and fundamental financial concepts, crucial for budding professionals.

The session started with Efficient Market Hypothesis (EMH) and its three forms: Weak, Semi-Strong, and Strong. Dr Moade then discussed interest rates and the global economy, understanding the impact of high-interest rates on the worldwide economy. He further explained financial ratios – investment, gearing, profitability, liquidity, and efficiency – and their relevance in decision-making processes, particularly in understanding debt financing.

Dr Moade discussed exploring innovative paths in financial research, encouraging students to consider new directions and evolving trends in the economic landscape. He further explained that we are breaking down the relevance of different financial statements in assessing a company’s financial health. Finally, he encouraged the students to explore resources and practical applications related to green finance and sustainability, emphasising their role as future professionals in contributing to a more sustainable business environment.

The workshop helped students gain a foundational understanding of market-based strategies, financial ratios, and the evolving financial landscape

Key takeaways:

“Dr. Shubita’s session was an eye-opener! Simplifying complex financial concepts into relatable examples made understanding market trends and financial ratios a breeze. Truly insightful!”

                                                                                                                                                                      – Neha Sain (MBA – IB 2023-25)

“Engaging and practical! Dr. Shubita’s session demystified finance, giving us a solid foundation to navigate the dynamic business world ahead.”

                                                                                                                                                           – Arun Choudhury (MBA – IB 2023-25

“Dr. Shubita’s workshop was a game-changer! Clear explanations and real-world examples made finance more manageable. Feeling empowered to embrace financial strategies and sustainability in our future careers.”

                                                                                                                                                                    – Varad Keni (MBA – IB 2023-25)

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