The one-week Interactive Online Training Programmes (IOTPs) on “Corporate Level E-Commerce Strategy (CLES)” and Leadership and Innovation Management (LIM)” was inaugurated on Monday 23 August 2021 at 09.30 hrs. (Bangkok time) respectively. Mr. LIN Hongliang, APPU Secretary General, and Mr. LIU Zhonglin, UPU Regional Project Coordinator for the Asia-Pacific presided over the ceremony. The two training programs are supported by UPU fellowship fund. Ms. Kwanjai Kajornwutthideth, Manager Administration and APPU Affairs, Ms. YU Yan, CLES Course Director, and Ms. Padmaghanda Mishra, LIM Course Director participated in the ceremony as well.
33 participants from 17 countries namely Bhutan, China, India, Indonesia, Iran, Kiribati, DPR. Of Korea, Laos, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Tonga and Vietnam attending to the courses.
The CLES participants are equipped with the concepts of key element of E-commerce physical service; the role of the post in the digital economy and marketing potential; innovation as part of strategy, productivity and profitability; and gaining an advantage in physical business models.
Meanwhile, the LIM participants will focus on the challenges of leadership in the postal industry today; engagement and communication – a better place to work; identifying potential future leaders, developing talents and building motivated careers; innovation Strategy along with able leadership is the key to sustainable future of the Post; listening to lead more effectively – coaching skills and building a coaching culture across the whole organization; bringing the ideas together in action plan; team activities to know the best practices and bringing out new ideas; and operational Readiness for e-Commerce and Role of Leadership.