Guest Lecture-“Why does Industry Need Freshers?”-Civil dept


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A guest lecture was delivered in the Civil department of Quest Group of Institutions by Mr. Pramod Mishra (Chief Manager, SIMPLEX INFRASTRUCTURES LTD. New Delhi). He has over than 22 years of experience in Human Resource, Academic and Administration. He has published various papers on “Drinking Water Supply in Delhi”, “Drinking Estate Marketing in Delhi and NCR”, “Consultancy in the next Millennium”, “Real Estate Development and Management: emerging new trends” and many more. He has received Viswakarma Award” by Construction Industry Development Council in March 2010 as “Outstanding Technologist” for contribution in Academic and Human Resource in Construction Industry. He has worked as Deputy Director-cum-Head, Chief, Admission and Programme, Deputy Registrar & Programme Coordinator, Faculty& Programme Coordinator, Deputy Registrar, Project Assistant, Research Investigator. He has undertaken various projects and organised more than 500 Programmes on Technical theme (Related with Construction), Commercial theme and Communication & Behavioural topic.

He enthralled the audience with an insightful session on”Why does Industry need Freshers?”High energy, positive attitude, readiness to relocate & succession planning are the major factors which attracts corporates towards budding talents. The Youth itself is unaware of their unlimited potential & their abilities to deliver. He further enlightened by elaborating, the Industry expectations like clarity in subject knowledge, punctuality, initiative & innovativeness from young graduates, as major factors which are required.He emphasized on the significance of skill development of young Engineers like soft skills, communication skills, observation skills etc for their wholesome development.He advised the budding engineers to be willing to admit & learn from their mistakes & focus on their long term plans.

The students & faculty felt that the session was extremely insightful & informative.
The ViceChairman,Mr.H.P.S. Kanda said that interaction with such dignitaries is always a great learning experience. He added, that our college is already preparing students on the said lines & he felt indebted that Mr.Mishra could spare his precious time to guide students in such an effective manner.