On Tuesday, August 17, 2010, Patkar-Varde College, Mumbai hosted a lecture-presentation on the art of writing résumés, conducted by Ms. Suchitra Surve, a career consultant with Growth Centre.
The lecture-presentation was attended primarily by T.Y. students of the College. They will soon be looking for and applying for jobs, and this is the reason for selecting them as the target audience.
The event was opened by Mr. Harshal Malekar, Sr. Copy Editor, Maharashtra Times. He explained the involvement of the publication with career guidance for youth.
Principal, Dr. M. B. Kekare, shared his experience with students. In the course of his professional life, Dr. Kekare has had to screen numerous résumés, and he told students about the mistakes commonly made in writing résumés.
Ms. Surve’s lecture was accompanied by a MS Power Point presentation, and was lucid and full of highly important tips to prepare impressive résumés. Students were greatly interested in the lecture-presentation, as was seen through the numerous queries that they raised during the question-answer session.
Source: Patkar Varde College, Mumbai