JYF Hosts Learn to Earn Series-2

Learn to Earn Series-2 hosted an interactive knowledge sharing seminar which was graced by eminent speakers from the Gems and Jewellery Industry,

After the successful First Edition of ‘Learn to Earn’ series, the JYF held ‘Learn to Earn’ series- II on 8th of October, 2017 at Four Seasons World, Mumbai. The interactive seminar saw stalwarts from the Jewellery Industry come together to share their experiences with more than 250 jewellers from the industry. The second series was inaugurated by was K. Srinivasan, MD, Emerald Jewels, Mithun Sancheti, Founder, CaratLane, Professor VK Murti of SP Jain Institute of Management, Mahindra Jain of JYF and other committee members.

K. Srinivasan, MD of Emerald Jewels talk about his journey received the highest applause. He shared with the audience his teething troubles while setting up Emerald Jewels. Starting from Filigree he got into highly polished jewellery which brought him success. He also expanded in Platinum and silver too. He travelled places to bring the latest technology in his company in order to keep evolving in the industry by offering innovative and novel creations. He also plans to expand in the imitation industry. K. Srinivasan’s retail brand Jewel One with 14 stores is spread across Tamil Nadu. With regards to implementation of GST and other policies, he encouraged the aspiring Jewellers to have faith in the law of the land.

Mithun Sancheti, Founder of CaratLane, one of the first to venture into the online space shared the challenges faced by him and how an Executive MBA from IIM, Bangalore changed his outlook and filled him with confidence to grow the business. He educated the audience to think before taking decisions in business as all cannot be lucky always. He urged the audience to stay strong against polices like GST and Demonetization and bounce back.

Dynamic speaker Govind Verma, Founder and CMD, Jewel Trendz made an audio- visual presentation to the packed audience about his upcoming  dream project Jewel Star presentation. He also unveiled the Kochi Show dates and Mumbai JTGJS January 2018 dates along with Ashok Minawala among others.

An Exclusive session on Marketing was presented by Prof V K Murthy, SP Jain Institute of Management & Research. He educated the audience with guidelines and strategies on developing a successful business model.