STeP students exposure visit to Westside - Mumbai
The STeP students visited Westside outlet which was well organized by Smile Foundation. At the beginning, Mr. Andew Pinto – Manager Operations provided the children with valuable information on retail management and the future of retailing in our country. He answered many questions the students had, particularly those related to job opportunities. The students were exposed to the four main sections of the outlet, i.e. Men's wear – regular clothes, office and ethnic wear, sportswear, footwear and accessories. Women's wear – Formal and casual wear, western outfits, cosmetic and perfumery, watches, sunglasses and accessories. Children and Kids wear – Infant wear, Boys and girls clothes both formal and casual wear, footwear, play station, toys and accessories. And the home section for household goods – Furniture, linen and towels, glasses, cookware, tableware and many other household items. The students were enlightened with the information and exposure. They gathered information on the various other outlets of Westside in our city and also got to know about the big family of Westside with 49 locations all across India. The students were enjoyed this learning and are surely motivated to begin work to enable them get their confidence of standing on their own feet. The outlook and thinking towards work has seen a big change.