Orientation Program Day-7 Session-1 of Prarambh 2020Posts by JSB
Day 7 Session I: 11 am – 12 pm
Expert Talk: Essential Skills to Succeed in the Corporate World
On the 7th day ofPrarambh 2020, JSB held a session with Mr. Shailesh Goyal; Vice President –HR at Everest Group wherein he interacted with the students and elaborated on the key skills that is expected from Management professionals when they enter into the corporate world.
Mr. Goyal stated from personal experience that it is a combination of the functionals skills coupled with leadership skills that really makes one tick as a Management professional. He emphasised on the thumb rule for success in any organisation: “Hard work beats talent where the talent does not work hard”. The other qualities that one needs to exhibit in the process are Professionalism, Ethics, Integrity, and Reliability. He also mentioned the 1% percent rule wherein one goes that extra mile and adds a little bit more than what he/she is expected to deliver and the consequent result comes back with an increased return in terms of benefits.
Mr. Goyal emphasized on the importance of learning and implementing soft skills for a bright future. Stating examples of famous leaders in the corporate world, he explained the implications of our actions and decisions on our career path. The people’s profession is uniquely placed to embed principled decision-making into daily practice. To create cultures of transparency and trust, we all should demonstrate strong standards of integrity. In the end, he stated the principle of 5Ws and one H(Why, What, Who, Where, when??? & How?). The session ended with Few questions asked by the students.