Share Read on Mobile Enter Reading Mode SPEAK UP – Online Event Report Posted on August 1, 2020 by Rotaract Roleofcommunicationrotaract Uncategorized “Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.”Communication plays a major role in placements. It is more important how you communicate than what we communicate. The first impression is the best impression. This can be made best through our way of communication. In regardance with this fact, We THE ROTARACT CLUB of KUMARAGURU COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY decided to conduct a webinar event named “Speak Up” to provide some information about “role of communication for placement purposes”.The main motto of this session was to create awareness among the participants about how important is communication to get placed in any company.The session was handled by Dr.Sreejana.S, Assistant Professor of English Language Teaching in Kumaraguru College of Technology. The session was conducted on July 31, 2020 through zoom meetings for an hour. The speaker explained about the gestures, body language and appearance we should maintain to provide a good image of us. She also explained about the importance of facial expressions and to listen to the interviewer. The importance of quality of speaking during a group discussion was also explained.Henceforth, about 70 participants were guided by the speaker to know about the key role of communication in placements. To effectively communicate, we must realize that we are all different in the way we perceive the world and use this understanding as a guide to our communication with others. This was successfully accomplished by the end of this session.