Mumbai: The Shahani Group, one of India’s leading groups of premier educational institutes in business management, has been awarded the coveted Maharashtra Best Employer Award. The illustrious award was presented at the 14th edition of the Employer Branding Awards by World HRD Congress, hosted on 5th July at Taj Land’s End, Mumbai. The award recognises organisations that utilised effective marketing solutions to enhance employee retention and development, as well as attract fresh talent.
Recognised by the World Federation of HR Professionals, the award aims to commemorate leading business leaders who are trailblazers in terms of the HR policies that they have established in their organisations. Laying emphasis on the importance of aligning HR strategies with the company vision and mission, the event celebrates holistic and forward-thinking organisations. The award is also endowed by the global platform of Human Resource needs, CHRO Asia.
The winners were recognised after elaborate research and surveys of a number of popular organisations, undersigned and headed by Dr. Indira Parikh, Ex-Dean of the renowned Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. The Shahani Group has been honoured with the title due to its ability to integrate HR strategies with business goals, as well as cultivate competencies for the future, in order to help make the organisation future-ready.
Talking about this achievement, Akhil Shahani, Managing Director, Thadomal Shahani Group, said, “As one of India’s leading group of educational institutions, we understand the importance of HR policies, not only from the organisational point of view, but also from the employees’ perspectives, through our students. Therefore, we have always laid great importance in employee satisfaction and well-being. It is truly heartening for us to be recognised for our efforts through such a prestigious award backed by a widely respected and revered organisation. As a result, this only serves to further motivate us to continue on our path, and be worthy of winning this honour, the coming year, as well.”