Guest Lecture on Art of Entrepreneurship
A Guest lecture on “Entrepreneurship” was organised by D. Y. Patil Deemed to be University School of Management, Belapur, on 30th October, 2023.The speaker was a young entrepreneur— Mr. Mayur Thakkar,Director of Prime Fresh Limited.
The session started with introduction to “Entrepreneurship”. How one should be passionate about making their ideas work. He further discussed how starters need to have everything properly planned before start. He also spoke about the prerequisites of starting a business and running it in a profitable manner. All this was explained by discussing start-up stories of Paytm, Fresh menu, Flipkart, Ola, Uber, Swiggy as well as his own journey. He also discussed different strategies which entrepreneurs are making to attract customers like free deliveries, exchange policies, discounts through their online apps, concessions on first order etc. Students wanted to know how to spot opportunities and how their education helped the young entrepreneurs with planning, financing and managing their businesses. The speaker conveyed the importance of proper planning and structured learning through education. The session ended with a question answer round. The session was informative and interactive.
Around 200 students have attended this session