The first session of the ‘Expert Talk’ series organized by the department of Marketing, ITM, Kharghar was conducted on 10th August 2019. Dr.Vivek G. Mendonsa, Director (Marketing), of magnificent Sunglasses and Spectacle frame company “Lawrence and Mayo” impressed the audiences with his mesmerising talk. His discussions on current trends in corporate world was quite motivating and informative.
He shared his experiences and delivered an elaborate speech on “Current trends in corporate world” which also emphasized “Guidelines to excel in corporate world”. He effectively directed, motivated and informed Students towards Goal achievement. He started by explaining importance and applications of PGDM/MBA. By taking a quote of Steve Jobs “Stay hungry, stay foolish”, he emphasized that one should always be hungry for learning something new every day and explained and made the students aware of how they could utilize their time and social Media to keep themselves updated. He asked students to right away start using Social media platform “LinkedIn” to increase industry awareness. He shared a fundamental approach towards growth in career which is FRCT approach; where F = focus, R= reality, C= clarity, T= time. These factors are Responsible for personal growth and development. He explained “How failures are not the end but a learning and a new start”.
He gave Example of successful people and how they are “MAD” which expands as ‘Making A Difference’. There was a lot to take away from the seminar. Students were motivated and enlightened by the previous knowledge shared by honourable speaker.