Topic: Corporate Dialogue on Entrepreneurship Success
A corporate dialogue session on entrepreneurial success was held online on February 12, 2022 where our venerate speaker, Hassan Afzal Rana (Director at SOT, Fulfillment Limited), from the UK, was invited to share his insights on the aforementioned subject. A Summing-up of the session is given hereunder.
The speaker asserted that an entrepreneur’s success is aided by his passion, resourcefulness, willingness to improvise, and strong determination. The prospect of work should excite an entrepreneur.
He should have a strong desire to succeed and conquer challenges at all times. Regardless of how many setbacks and rejections he may face, he should always be ready to dust himself off and find an alternative path to the summit. It takes this kind of determination to turn a business idea from the realms of the imagination into a profitable business. You must
expand your knowledge. Experiment with new ideas. Incorporate the new information into your day-to-day operations. You will only be a successful entrepreneur if you do it this way. Most significantly, each successful entrepreneur must have business agility, which includes the capacity to learn and adapt to new methods, processes, or technology that can help them grow and improve their business.
Topic: Employability and Career Planning
A session on employability and career planning was conducted online on february 19, 2022.
Our keynote speaker, DR. Imran Ali (Northumbria university, NewCastle Upon Tyne, UK), was invited to talk about employability and career planning. The gist of the session is shared hereunder.
The speaker stated that Career planning and employability are inextricably linked.The importance of career planning can’t be overemphasized. Having a career plan is crucial for every person aspiring to become successful in life. It is about choosing a career path related to
your field of study and preparing you for employment. When you plan your career well, you also take into account future uncertainties, potential job losses, or any other unforeseen scenarios that could impact your earning potential. it can also help you mitigate the financial risks and
uncertainties to the extent possible. One of the lesser-known benefits of career planning is that it provides peace of mind, especially in stressful situations as unemployment invariably leads to stress, uncertainty, and feelings of low self-worth. However, if you plan your career wisely, you will be keeping an eye on job trends, which can help you avoid financial troubles and open up a plethora of employment chances for you.