Guest Lecture- “Writing as an Essential Skill”
A Guest lecture on “Writing as an Essential Skill”, was organized by Applied Sciences Department of Quest Group of Institutions on 10th February,2015. Session was attended by B.Tech & MBA 1st year students. The Guest Speaker for the session was Mr. Sanjay Singh-Business Head, ProBiz Consultants Chandigarh.
The lecture was focused on the importance of writing skills in student life as well as in professional life. The session started with ice-breaking activity i.e, Self Talk where he asked students to develop some good hobbies. Later, in his inspiring speech he told students three main things to be remembered while writing i.e, What to write? How to write? and Why to write?
He emphasized on the importance of correct grammar, punctuation and spelling in written communication. He also threw light on some of the points to be kept in mind while writing Resume & professional email. He briefed students about how to strengthen the writing skills and become a more thoughtful, efficient, and confident writer of academic and professional prose.
While motivating the students to develop the writing skills, Mr. Sanjay said, “The better your writing skills are, the better the impression you’ll make on the people around you – including your boss, your colleagues, and your clients. You never know how far these good impressions will take you!” He also talked about various opportunities related to writing skills.
The session was very interactive and enlightened the students with the art of good writing skills. The doubts and queries were also addressed to immediately enhancing the understanding. The students really appreciated the Guest Speaker & the way he conducted the session.