Maldives Association of Human Resource Professionals (MAHRP) has concluded a very successful HR Best Practice Share session on 27th October 2017. The session was held at Maldives National University Auditorium, Faculty of Education. “Total 87 people attended for the event representing 37 companies and 5 industries” said Mr. Hussain Afeef – The President of MAHRP. The presenters of this invent include Neil Short House – Founder & Chief Executive at Shorthouse Hospitality. He shared his personal experience and his secrets in getting the best fit for the company, and how he handles recruitment for various companies. He highlighted the importance of checking the employment background of the candidates. Furthermore, he stressed how companies could use personal connections, and professional networks to get suitable candidates faster.
Mr. Mohamed Ashraf – Learning & Development Manager of Bank of Maldives presented on performance management system. He shared how the national bank of Maldives capitalize technology in Managing employee’s performance. Furthermore, he discussed various ways by which a company could increase employee engagement through performance management, and how to set KPI properly, and how to set meaningful objectives for business. Mr. Ashraf is a certified KPI professional from KPI institute of Singapore, and he is a certified L&D professional too. He has worked in Maldives Airport Company Limited for 17 years, and Dhiraagu- the largest telecom company, and now works in Bank of Maldives
Ibrahim Fayaz, Senior Manager for Customer Installations and Cable Networks at telecom giant Dhiraagu, presented on the topic of employee engagement and key achievements of Dhiraagu in the area of creating brand ambassadors through employee engagement. He shared very successful and result oriented techniques that he uses at Dhiraagu. Moreover, he emphasized participants to evaluate employee engagement methods, and approaches whether it will increase the positive impact. Warmly received event was concluded with Q&A session moderated by MAHRP Present Mr. Hussain Afeef.
MAHRP is the first professional association registered in the Maldives, dedicated to human resources and people development. The association’s mission is to serve the needs of HR professionals by providing the most current and comprehensive resources, and to advance the profession by promoting HR’s essential values, setting professional standards and providing the know-how. It is committed to linking and connecting HR professionals and practitioners locally and oversees through signature events and membership activities.