A session on ‘Career aspirations — Choosing a new path’ was held in the City for over 400 final engineering students under the join auspices of CIIIndian Women Network and GSSS Institute of Engineering and Technology for Women (GSSSIETW), Mysuru.
Dr Githa Hegde, vice chairperson, IWN Karnataka and senior associate dean, marketing, Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, called upon the students to be focused to build a career. “Job and career are two different aspects and each one of us should know that job is short term and career is long term plan for success.” Talking on skill development, Dr Githa Hegde emphasised that developing skills is critical to be successful in a career.
Dr Vasanthi Reena Williams, HoD, Vidya Vikas PG Department of Commerce, Mysuru, emphasised that the key to a successful career is self-confidence and also one must work towards perfection.
CII Mysuru, chairman Dr N Muthukumar, in his address suggested that the prime factors for a successful career is to stay focused, be innovative and to respect others. He outlined the three important factors for success in career; being customer focused, innovative and respectful to counterparts. “In order to explore new things you have to be innovative to face the competition in the society,” said Dr Muthukumar.
Jyothi M R, MD of Phoenix Infomatrix Pvt Ltd, Bengaluru, was also present, states a press release from V Mouli, Head — CII Mysuru.