Most colleges and universities encourage its graduates to be innovative and create job opportunities instead of looking for employment. Vijay Eswaran concurs with this line of thought. He was a keynote speaker at a recent event comprised of college students and other professionals.
Vijay Eswaran’s take on entrepreneurship
Seri Vijay Eswaran emphasized that students should be encouraged to venture into business and create jobs. Vijay Eswaran is an entrepreneur who operates one of the largest multilevel marketing companies in Asia.
This businessman has held numerous posts; he has served as a manual laborer and as an executive. Vijay Eswaran has an extensive work experience and understands the joy of being an entrepreneur.
This professional has been encouraging young graduates, particularly in the field of information technology to venture in entrepreneurship.
According to Vijay Eswaran, the world is moving to robotics, artificial intelligence, and automation. This trend will make technology one of the best businesses to venture in. Read more: Dato’ Sri Vijay Eswaran Speaks At World Economic Forum 2016
Therefore, businesspeople who would have invested in this field will earn significant returns. However, there are groups of people looking to gain experience before putting up their businesses. These include the Chinese, South Koreans, Taiwanese, and Japanese. According to Vijay Eswaran, this is also a good idea.
Vijay Eswaran also advised people looking for employment for the first time to focus on applying for jobs that fit their qualification. Another thing to put into consideration is whether to work for an established company or a start-up.
These two working environments offer different kinds of experiences. Therefore, a person needs to weigh their option and decide whom they wish to work for.
Vijay Eswaran emphasized that learning and subsequently understanding the different levels of development in business is paramount. Knowing how start-ups and corporate companies operate gives one an opportunity to decide where they will benefit most.
Vijay Eswaran encouraged beginners to work with start-ups since they give its employees a chance to grow.
Staff members working for startups have a chance to develop programs and see them to completion since there is minimal delegation. Vijay Eswaran also shared his experience and journey in the corporate world.
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