Huge Transformation is required for a person to transcend from the cool college life to the stringent professional decorum. The intrinsic hardening needs to be initiated, in the last year of the professional program, followed by regular guidance, consistent grilling and continuous individual counselling.
To enhance and further upgrade this process of preparing their students for the Corporate World, one of the reputed colleges in Haryana, with 2 decades of existence since 1995, Seth Jai Parkash Mukand Lal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Radaur, District Yamunanagar, decided to conduct a specialised workshop for their engineering students.
The need for this workshop was primarily to prepare their final year students for the placement drive being conducted by one of the topmost IT company.
Under such critical circumstances, the JMIT institute joined in hands with “The Transformers Value Creators” a reputed Life Skills Training Organization from the Tricity of Chandigarh. Where a 2 days workshop was conducted 10 days prior to the final Placement Drive, catering to the needs of 350 final year students on the following need realised topics of :
- Interview Facing Skills
- Resume Writing
- Positive Body Language & Grooming
- Corporate Ethics
- Email Etiquette
The workshop started with a great enthusiasm including some very energizers so as to inspire the participants and ease out there stress levels.
The participants were further involved in role plays, which were further discussed and elaborated involving the maximum participation, so as to make them aware and realize the intensity of the real situation and accordingly enhance upon their capability.
Through various specialized audio visual aids, the participants were given specific tips to present themselves in front of the interview panel in the most positive, professional and yet original way.
As a part of the technical session on resume writing specific differences were highlighted between Resume, CV and Bio-data and the participants were further guided to Design and Draft a Professional Resume as per the universally acceptable guidelines.
Session on Email etiquettes included a practical email writing session, based upon the examples as per the specific requirements of the respective organisation coming for the placement drive.
At the end, in association with the in house professors, Mock interviews were conducted so as to let the participants have a complete insight of what they are going to face on the actual day of interview and to build upon their confidence and real potential.
By the end of workshop all the participants were really motivated and were looking forward to the Special Day of their Interview with all the more Enthusiasm and Positivity and expressed their warm and humble gratitude towards the Team Transformers and their management for organising such a fruitful workshop.
The real outcome of this workshop was felt and realised when 92 students from this batch of 350 students who had attended this 2 days workshop with “The Transformers Value Creators” emerged with winning colours and made it through their placement drive.