Pressure cooking the next generation!


Sharing a letter which I have posted to the chairman of a large school chain. Dear Mr.X, This letter comes to you as a token of appreciation and the great work that you have been doing in the field of Public School Education in India. At the same time, this letter also addresses concerns, anguish…

The odd man out


Few years ago G one of my colleagues and his 5 year old daughter Sonia and his neighbors son Akhil about six years old where traveling in a car. G was essentially driving with these kids in the back seat. Adding to G’s driving tensions these kids were creating a big mess at the back…

Essentials while choosing an Educational Institute


There is an old saying “You are whom you are with”. This exactly says that the quality of your education also depends on who studies along with you. Knowledge level could be boosted only through interacting with the highly experienced professionals. The interaction could not alone be driven by a good staff but also if…

The Bookmarks and the Tamarind Seeds


Mathematics has been a nightmare for me ever since school. But is it true that certain people develop hatred towards certain subjects from birth? The Answer is a simple No. Some of them just need a confidence boost, which they have lost some where down the lane and purely because of certain circumstances. Now here…

How to perform effectively in an Interview – Part 2 ?


After wishing the Interview Committee members and sitting, hold your back straight but, in no case rigid. Once you sit straight, your shoulders will fall in place. Then put on a smile and listen carefully and attentively to what is told to you. Please DO NOT IGNORE ATTENTIVE LISTENING. This is very, very important. A…

How to perform effectively in an interview – Part1?


A call letter for an interview is obviously an indication that on the basis of your written test you have been found suitable for the job subject to satisfactory performance at the interview. Therefore, it is extremely important that in order to save your performance at the examination from getting wasted, you prepare well for…