Amity University Madhya Pradesh Organizes Workshop on “Interview Skills”
Amity School of Communication Enhancement and Transformation (ASCENT) – Amity University, M. P. organized a Workshop on Speaking for Employability: Interview Skills AUMP on 06 March 2014. Mr. Sudhir Kekre, motivational, behavioural and personality development trainer was invited to enlighten the students on the topic.
The session commenced with a brief introduction of the guest speaker Mr Sudhir Kekre, writer and trainer.
Having a huge corporate experience of about thirty years, Mr. Kekre shared a few of his experiences with the students and discussed about the skills which are required for facing an interview. He also made the students familiar with some of the common yet important questions asked in an interview like, ‘tell me about yourself’, ‘what are your strengths’, ‘why should we hire you’, and ‘what is your biggest achievement’. Then he also told the correct and suitable answers for the same. He asked the students to go for an interview after doing a thorough research about the vital facts of the organisation, corporate culture and work atmosphere.
Mr.Kekre elaborately and lucidly explained the numerous valuable tips for writing an effective resume. He opined that students should take the time and effort to create a resume that makes them proud of what they have achieved. Towards the end of the lecture the students were enlightened about proper time management, verbal and non- verbal communication and setting smart goals.
Students of third year B. Tech (ECE, CSE, MAE, BTB), B.Com (Hons),BJMC and final year MBA of Amity University, M.P participated in the event.
The session concluded with the presentation of token of remembrance to the guest speaker by Dr. Iti Roy Chowdhury, Dy.Director, ASCENT and Deputy DSW, AUMP. The vote of thanks was proposed by Ms. Payal Baghel, B. Tech (ECE – VI Sem).