Session on Youth Empowerment India by Yi at RITEE

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 11 Aug 2017 10:18:12


Staff Reporter,


YOUNG Indians (Yi) Raipur Chapter organised a session on Youth Empowerment India (YEI) at RITEE College of Management, Raipur on Thursday. Learning and Development specialist and Mentor at YEI Lakshmanan Krish conducted the special session on ‘Career Planning’ with the students. He equipped them with the tools that will help in designing their career plan.

While addressing the session, Lakshmanan emphasized on career planning of a student and asked them to align career on their interests, values, skills and preferences. He sensitized students for crafting careers based on personal talent, interest as well as personal situational and inspirational factors. These focused areas can be matched to future requirements in market rather than pursuing courses and jobs in just popular industries aimlessly, he added.

Laxanan also interacted with students on making them understand the current industry scenario which has witnessed huge gap is skilled resources in different sectors under influence of mass movement rather than crafted career planning. The different sectors of industry experience, excess availability vs low demand then the stress send tremors across the youth and associated families, he stated. Thus, YEI in association with Yi CII aims at helping youth to understand their personal interest, identify areas where they can naturally shine and create remarkable career journeys. This in turn will help the country to maintain equilibrium and self sufficiency of experts in different domains and industries that is natural impetus for growth.

It is worth mentioning that in the current year, under the youth drive, YEI is covering 20,000 plus students and driving over 10,000 kms across 12 states in 21 days. States covered during the special initiative are Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Delhi, Uttarakhand, UP, Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Telangana, AP, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.

Lakshmanan Krish holds expertise driving results through focus on key areas of Business Performance Intervention (BPI), Business Performance Acceleration (BPA), Peak Performance Intervention (PPI) and High Performance Organisation Building (HPOB). These specialized areas also include intervention and systematic support right from idea stage, to business plan, to executing and devising scalability and growth plans for different stages of organizations cycle.

Speaking on the occasion, Chair Yi Raipur Chapter Jugal Madnani said that the youth represents most dynamic and vibrant segment of the population with 65 per cent of the population being below age group of 35 years. Youth is the key factor in development and they are the most receptive to new ideas. They have least to loose and most to gain and therefore fear less and invest more in change.

As such, Yi Raipur Chapter along with the YEI drive, national initiative of Yi is trying to bring the change by covering 12 states pan India, Madnani maintained.