Seminar on "Train your Mind for Success and Become a Successful Leader"

The seminar on "Train your mind for success and become a successful leader" was held at Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR) on March 2, 2018.


The seminar was organized by the University Institute for Information Technology (UIIT) to train students on pathways to leadership through the transformation of minds and by incubating soft skills - the key elements along with education as well as career development.


Vice Chancellor PMAS-AAUR, Prof. Dr Sarwat N Mirza was the chief guest while Mr. Nauman Khan Azeemi, Transformational Coach & President of Burkhiya Group of Companies was the guest speaker of the seminar. Deans, Directors, faculty members and students also attended the seminar.


Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Sarwat N. Mirza stressed the need for positive attitude and said: "Learn from your past experiences by leaving behind all negativities to lead a successful life." He promised to implement the guidelines and charter given by Nauman Khan Azeemi on the soft skill and career development of the students.


Mr. Azeemi said: "A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way and shows the way." He asked the students to train their minds to be a successful leader and to take action by utilizing time wisely in order to pursue goals for a successful life. "Change yourself to change the world and try to fix something which you can instead of fixing the things you cannot." He emphasized development through transferring the skills and knowledge one gains. "The brain is the most expensive real estate in the world, the more it is emptied the more capacity it gains." He also guided the students on communication skills and highlighted tonality in verbal and body language and said. "It doesn't matter what you say, it matters how you say."


Dr. Mubashir Riaz Khan, Director UIIT, said student leadership was important in building nations as a youth were the precious source of any nation. It is therefore important to engage with the youth and help them nurture their leadership skills in order to cultivate successful leaders, he added.


Earlier, Dr. Kashif Sattar the organizer of the seminar briefed about the aims and objectives of the seminar. He hoped that seminar would be an exposure for the students to groom their leadership and as well as enhancing their soft skills to own successful life.