‘Use your own stumbling block as a stepping stone’by Opinion Express July 1, 2017 0 comments
That’s success mantra from Jinita Sheth
It’s a self-explanatory story of a young woman pushing for success and fame in the competitive world of media and entertainment. According to Jinita Sheth, “Success in business is passion combined with fearless execution. The most successful people I know focus on the things they can control and perfect the details.”
“From the journey, I have experienced from one mistake to exploring potential opportunities makes me firmly believe in using your own stumbling block as a stepping stone. Take the most challenging assignment and control it. Right out of Advance in Digital & Media Study from Natcol Institute, Auckland, New Zealand to Business Development for TOABH Talent Agency & branch setup in Thailand – it’s not been an easy process, but a great learning experience. It allowed me to understand my strengths and deploy them efficiently. But more importantly, it has allowed me to understand my weaknesses, and focus my efforts on improving myself,” she says.
“We can’t assume that the people around us know what we’re capable of achieving until we decide what we want in life. I learned to cultivate a network of trusted mentors and colleagues to take up challenges I wouldn’t possibly imagine myself to be in. I chose to dive in! Analyzing the growing hospitality industry in India, I challenged myself to work with Playboy India Operations and Concierge Service Management. As a woman in a male dominant industry, I committed myself to understanding the environment I was in, and working towards educating myself further,”
Four years later, Now as Business Development Head for Viiking Venture Hospitality, Media & Aviation representing Planet Hollywood, The Beatles Hotel, Playboy India, Think10 Media, Viiking Aviation and many more.
It is an honor to work For Mr. Sachin Joshi (chairman), a man with a vision for the future of this country.
In addition, I am proud to launch my label ‘Since 1988’ with my partner & friend Simi Boparai, a woman of incredible talent, as well as launching a curated shoe label by 2018, she says.For me, mental and physical health are both crucial to success. I’ve learned to not worry about making mistakes— everyone makes them!
(Inputs from Diwakar Shetty, Mumbai Bureau)