Sri Aurobindo college of Commerce and Management organised an interactive session under ‘Shape the mind programme’ for the students of B.Com. and BBA second, fourth and sixth semester on 20-05-2021. Dr. Vikas Arora, Director, Sunshine Group of Institutions, Rajkot, Gujarat and a motivational speaker talked on the theme ‘Art of public speaking’. Dr. Ajay Sharma, Principal of the college formally welcomed the resource person. Mr. Alish Jain, student coordinator, introduced the speaker. The speaker shared various tips on the theme based on his vast experience and tried to connect with the audience using meaningful couplets and examples like that of Swami Vivekanand. He instilled confidence in the audience and repetitively assured that everyone can learn the art of public speaking. He creatively showcased the use of voice intonation and guided the students to plan, prepare, practice, use sense of humor, smile and be cautious of their body language etc. Ms. Puja Jain, Dr. Leenu Anand, and Ms. Richa Jain along with another student coordinator, Ms. Yashika Shah coordinated the activity. College expressed gratitude to the speaker for effectively shaping the minds of the students. 211 participants attended the session.