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Human Recourse Development Committee of Business Department organized “workshop on CGPA calculation” on Tuesday, 26th January. The resource person was Mr. Ali Said Ali Akaak, lecturer from Business Studies Department of Salalah College of Technology. Mr. Ali Said Ali Akaak used the Mark Management System to elaborately explain its applications, specific to the needs of Business Department. He explained how this can be used at its best to bring efficiency into advising work.

Dr. Mohammed Ali Said Bait Ali Sulaiman, the acting Head of Business Department thanked Mr. Ali Said Ali Akaak for sharing his knowledge and expertise with staff members in using Mark Management System. Mr. Ali Said Ali Akaak was presented a certificate of appreciation.

Human Recourse Development Committee of Business Department organized a “workshop on Marks Management System” as part of its staff development initiatives. The event was conducted on Tuesday, 26th January. The resource persons were Mr. Allan and Mr. Barnard, lecturers from Information Technology Department of Salalah College of Technology. Both the resource persons explained the features of the software programme “Mark Management System (MMS)” developed by them. MMS is an indigenously built program to help the student-advisors to calculate CGPA, and build scenarios to move out of probation. Department staff practiced the program on the computer system to get familiarity.

At the end of the session Dr. Mohammed Ali Said Bait Ali Sulaiman, the acting Head of Business Department thanked the resource persons for their efforts in developing the program to improve the efficiency.

Business Studies Department of Salalah College of Technology has organized an event on January 19th to thank the services rendered by Dr. Myrna Barnachea as acting Head of Business Studies department for the last four semesters. , since she was relieved from her responsibilities as Head of the Department.

Dr. Mohammed Ali Said Bait Ali Sulaiman, the acting Head of Business Department welcomed the staff. In his remarks he appreciated Dr. Myrna for her untiring efforts in strengthening the Department. As a token of appreciation, Dr.Myrna was presented a memento and certificate of appreciation.

As part of its Staff Development Program, the HRD Committee organized a workshop entitled “WORK STRESS MANAGEMENT AND HEALTH GUIDE” on Tuesday, 24th November, 2015 in BUSS-Lab1, Business Building. The invited guest speaker was Dr. Geetha, a General Practitioner from Life Line Hospital, Salalah. The workshop started at 12:00 noon with a welcoming and introduction speech by Dr. Myrna M.B. (Acting HoD, Business Studies Department).

Dr. Geetha started the workshop describing stress and its causes during working hours. She shared some valuable ways of managing stress by effective exercises and yoga techniques. She also suggested useful health guides for stress free life. There was also interaction among the audience where few Staff shared their own stress management practices. The Staff appreciated this workshop which enhanced and updated their knowledge for healthy lifestyle. After the activity, Dr. Myrna expressed the Department’s gratitude and awarded a plaque of appreciation to the guest speaker.

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