Role of Women Entrepreneurship in Sustainable Development of Rajasthan
To highlight and bring forth the major mindset shift from a mere welfare and beneficiary approach to an approach of total partnership leading to development of the state of Rajasthan by women entrepreneurs in all growth enabler sectors, WTC Jaipur organized a crucial seminar on “Role of Women Entrepreneurship in sustainable Development of Rajasthan” on 24th September 2019 at seminar Hall, Jyoti Rao Phule university, Jaipur and brought together women entrepreneurs, social reformers and leading start up mentors to the forum to discuss the inherent challenges and strategies to build up a business that can encourage creativity in budding women entrepreneurs and create employment opportunities in the state.
Mr. Akhilesh Trivedi Chief Mentor, Founder & CEO- Startup Cheers, Jaipur delivering his key note address explained the success mantra for any startup by quoting “Passion, Passion and Passion is the only key that should drive all your energies to ensure your idea sees the light of the day, find patron to fund your imagination and a market to accept and buy your product or service.” Highlighting the importance of content Mr. Trivedi said “remember that content is king. Wherever you post your content – website or at social media – make sure its viable. Publish content religiously. Content should be relevant and be of value to potential customers.”
Session guest speaker Ms. Anju Singh, President, Laghu Udyog Bharti Women Cell- Jaipur and CEO -Excel Technovation Pvt. Ltd., Jaipur said “Women entrepreneurs comprise one-third of total entrepreneurs worldwide. The trend is on the upward move in Rajasthan as well and the main factor behind the move was growing sense of independent decision-making towards their own life and career. Today, advancement in the technological field has probably been one of the best tools for women entrepreneurs who have taken to it as money earning source from online home businesses. One can be a part of this new revolution and accomplish their dreams provided they are consistent in approach and imaginative.”
Ms. Deepika Agarwal, Founder and owner – Trika, Jaipur motivated the participants by saying “The factor which differentiates successful woman entrepreneurs from unsuccessful ones is the quality of determination. Entrepreneurship tests you in multiple ways that a regular work assignment can never do. Woman entrepreneurs will need to face situations and learn to embrace failures as well. Discouragement should not seep in. Success will depend on how quickly you are able to rise after fall and recreate after dejection.”
The session continued further to discuss various B- plan issues of participants and fund-raising strategies.
Vote of thanks was proposed by Dr. Alka Kumawat, MJRPU, Jaipur.
In the pic: (left to right): Dr. Vimla, MJRPU, Jaipur, Ms. Deepika Agarwal, Founder and owner – Trika, Jaipur, Session guest speaker Ms. Anju Singh, President, Laghu Udyog Bharti Women Cell- Jaipur and CEO -Excel Technovation Pvt. Ltd., Jaipur, Mr. Akhilesh Trivedi Chief Mentor, Founder & CEO- Startup Cheers, Jaipur, Mr. Navneet Agarwal, Asst Director- WTC Jaipur, Dr. Alka Kumawat, MJRPU, Jaipur.