DEPARTMENT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY – ALUMNI MEET
Talk by : Mr. Prakash, Senior Human Resource Associate, Adrenalin eSystems Ltd, Chennai.
Date and Time: 17th March 2018 (Saturday), 10.00 AM to 11.30 AM.
The invited talk by Mr.Prakash, our alumni (MBA, 2009-2011 batch) from Adrenalin eSystems Ltd., was held for the second year undergraduate students of Biotechnology. The guest was on time and the talk started off as scheduled which imbibed the importance of time management in students. The guest was introduced to the gathering by Dr.V.Ramesh kumar.
Mr. Prakash started the talk in a more informal way by elaborating his hardship during his early days as a undergraduate student. His days of hard work and the hurdles he faced during his young age was interesting to the students as they wanted to know where exactly the turning point in his life emerged. Mr. Prakash was filled with enthusiasm when he explained the days he spent in Sathyabama and also briefed the students on his association with the Founder Chancellor Colonel Dr.Jeppiaar. The life changing talk that he had heard from our Founder Chancellor brought huge cheers among the students. His MS in London and early career days were interesting for the students as they were informed on how interviews would be and how to face them.
In due course, Mr.Prakash explained the students on how to build their resume, how to project their skills and be successful. He did insist on the importance of prudent use of social media and how they can be used to connect with industry at large. Also he made a point on how HR managers used to track the social media and they would derive inferences from it. At the end of the talk, students posed questions to him for which his response was well accepted by the audience.
The 90 minutes of engaging talk, inspired many of the young minds in the audience and everyone was thankful to the guest and management for arranging the meet. On behalf of Sathyabama, Mr.G.Narendra kumar presented a momento to the guest as a sign of our gratitude. The guest was happy to have had such an interactive crowd, and the students were filled with lessons on what to do, that will make them get through interviews and HR managers with ease.