Report on MINDS MEET Event at HNIMR

‘MINDS MEET’ Event was organized on 18th January 2019 for MBA students by HNIMR LIBRARY. The Chief Guest and Key note speaker for the event were Ms. Nistha Tripathi, reputed author from Sage Publications. Nistha Tripathi Madam is a tech enthusiast and entrepreneur turned author of the bestselling book “No Shortcuts”. She is running her award winning education consultation venture “Scholar Strategy” and writing books. Apart from running Scholar Strategy, she conducts aspirational talks for students and writing workshops for bloggers.

Author Nistha Tripathi Madams book “No Shortcuts: Rare Insights from Successful Start-up Founders” features the interviews of 15 popular and successful founders from India and is declared a bestseller.

MINDS MEET 2019 - Inaugural Function. MINDS MEET 2019 - Inaugural Function MINDS MEET 2019 - Director Dr. Jagdish Pol giving welcome address

The main objective of the event was to invite a reputed author in the institute so that the students could interact with the author and gain insights on the book “No Shortcuts” authored by Nistha Tripathi. Author’s session covered traits and common patterns among various successful startups that she has covered in the book. She guided students that if they are interested in doing a startup and want to understand what it takes to build successful startup then rather than taking shortcuts one should research and find gap that will work for their start up.

MINDS MEET 2019 - Author Ms. Nistha Tripathi conducting session MINDS MEET 2019 - Valedictory Function MINDS MEET 2019 - HNIMR Students with Author Ms. Nistha Tripathi, Director Dr. Jagdish Pol and Librarian Mrs. Manjushree Nawale

This session was very interactive which helped the students in developing a more positive personality and increase their confidence level to face the challenges of the corporate world. It was an inspiration to the students and reminder of their own possibilities that they too can be a successful entrepreneur ahead in their life.

The event was coordinated by Librarian, Manjushree K Nawale with the help of students under the guidance of Director, Dr. Jagdish N Pol.