Guwahati, July 7: A webinar on “Power of self-belief and positive attitude” was organised by the Alumni Association of Sonapur College on Monday. The webinar was attended by over hundred participants where in Dr. Prashanta Sharma, Professor, Department of Commerce, Gauhati University had graced the occasion as the resource person.
In the almost one hour long webinar, Dr. Sharma deliberated on the topic with various examples, making the session very interesting and lively. He also explored various aspects of building positive attitude and self belief and confidence, specially meant for the students’ community. Dr. Sharma in his speech also stressed on the various aspects of personality development like, art of life, practice to achieve the goal, to learn from failure, self-respect, honesty, and the need to motivate self and others.
The speech was followed by a question and answer session where Dr. Sharma addressed various questions from the participants. It is worth mention here that the webinar was also attended by Professor Pradeep Kumar Jain (Former Dean, Faculty of Management, GU) and Professor Amrit Pal Singh (HOD, Department of Commerce, GU as guest of honour.
Earlier, the proceedings of the webinar began with a brief introduction about the topic by Dr. Samir Sarkar, the Executive President of the association. Before the deliberation started by the resource person, Dr. Devabrot Khanikor, Principal, Sonapur College delivered the welcome speech. In his speech Dr. Khanikor appreciated the initiative of the alumni association for undertaking such an important initiative for enlightenment of their juniors in the alma mater.
Referring to the theme of the webinar Dr. Khanikar said that a strong self-belief and positive attitude is most vital for the success in life. It is indeed a good topic and would be highly useful for the students of the college, he said.