12th September, 2014, the Students at Rai University were witness to another golden learning opportunity in the form of a guest lecture graced by the presence of Mr. Dewang Goohya, co-founder of Swift Global HR on the topic: “Motivation-A new way to an old concept”.
Mr. Dewang Goohya has worked as the Head – HR at Vodafone, VP-HR at GeBBS Healthcare Solutions, AVP-Corporate HR at Aegis Limited, Senior Manager-HR at Essar Telecom, and Sr. Manager at Loop Telecom and has profound experience in areas like Talent Acquisition, Talent Management, HR Policies & Processes, Performance Management System, Merger & Acquisition, Transition management, Employee engagement, HR Operations & Strategic HR.
Mr. Goohya began the session in an energetic flow with the basics of motivation soon followed by real life application of Maslow’s Theory of Need Hierarchy’ wherein he discussed hierarchy and its application in practical life. He sighted some interesting examples by referring the Movie Ratatouille and recalled the legendary music composer Beethoven. The speaker during his live and vigorous session key stressed on focusing the emphasis on always being “self motivated” to achieve greater things in life and simultaneously being happy with whatever we have got as common gifts from nature for each living being on earth are even craving to live life like us.
The speaker concluded his address to the students by highlighting the importance of Self Actualization in life. The guest lecture was heavily applauded and much praised by the students as informative, enlightening and termed the lecture as a “Self-Actualizing” Experience.