Pre Placement Skill Enhancement and Career Guidance Workshop Finding the right direction in career is an existential problem that students face in final year of their education. Apt career counseling and skill enhancement acts as an optimal step in the right direction as far as pinpointing what career options, a student need to focus on and achieving success. Keeping in view the same, department of Computer Science and Applications, DAV College, Chandigarh organized a pre placement workshop for the final year students of MSc(IT) on 7/10/2015.The essence of the workshop was to enlighten students with the keys to success in placement drives and various possible career options in the IT industry. The resource person for the seminar was Mr Jagdeep Singh from Netmax Technologies,Chandigarh: a distinguished faculty who has presented more than 600 workshops and seminars over the past 16 years. Mr Singh stressed on the importance of extensive hardwork, practice, and
persistence for success in any endeavor in life .He embarked upon the students to be authentic, upbeat, focused, confident, candid, and concise while appearing in any interview. Mr Singh advised students to review common interview questions and prepare responses before any interview.He also enumerated various online resources which can help students to improve and upgrade their technical and computational skills.