The Ramayana tells the tale of how when Lakshman was unconscious, it was critical to choose someone who could bring the Sanjivani booti in good enough time to revive him. The right person, with the right skill set to do the job was found. So Han..

Set your New Year Goal scientifically

  By amit a nafde, Have you made your New Year's resolution? Have you written it down in your diary? If not you should consider doing it right away. You may be aware that there has been lot of research on goal setting in last 45 years. It has bee..

For a fruitful year ahead

  By mamta solanki, As the clock struck midnight of December 31 along with wishing near and dear ones many of us might have made few resolutions. Some might have taken it as a challenge to fulfill it and few might be thinking that it is made to b..

Try Being Kind To Yourself This NEW YEAR

  By KRISTIN NEFF MANY of us will start out the New Year by making a list of resolutions – changes we want to make to be happier such as eating better, volunteering more often, being a more attentive spouse and so on. But, as we know, we wi..

It’s Societal Role - II

  By dr amit n gupta, Preceding article inspect the role of polymer in food and packaging industries, in agriculture, in printing field, in plastic product and automobile sector, in construction field, in electrical and electronics. Modifications..


  By dr kamlesh j wadher, I am a passionate believer in the teaching profession. In almost 20 years as a Pharmacy educator, I believed that teaching with conventional board and chalk method in front of the students is the only effective method of..


  By ankit kapoor, Competitive exams like all India LAW entrance exam or BMS DU entrance exam these days have garnered a state of utmost importance and so has the preparation for them. The moment a student reaches Class 10th, one important questi..

Strong Support System For IT Professionals

  By dr s b kishor & swapnil bhagat The other day, in one of my students wedding ceremony, I happened to meet one of my old promising students. During the conversation I just asked,” What was she doing now-a-days?” She replied, &l..

MANAGE Yourself, Your Team

  By anita rao, The Government of India’s Ease of Doing Business World Bank ranking has jumped to a respectable 77th place, meaning that the facilities accorded by the Government for the Entrepreneurs are getting better and better. Economis..

ethical polls!

NEW Chief Election Commissioner Mr. Sunil Arora has followed his mandate to insist that elections should be free, fair and ethical. Upon assuming the coveted office, he has stressed the importance of proper elections, which is in tune with his duties as t..

What is your four-minute barrier?

  By nitin bakshi, We come across so many youngsters who don’t know why they are unable to do anything worth-while in life. Whenever you ask them as to why they are unable to do what they actually wanted to do. They have those typical answe..


  By dr rashmin deshmukh, A handsome remuneration for simple enjoyment can really be an exciting equation. If we best utilise our vacant hours they can ably support our ever growing financial needs. We search the entire world for the right k..


  By resmi umesh, Today what is taught in school and what is required outside is different. Industries demand the lessons for life. To prepare the children for life is our motto … developing life skills is more important as compared to fil..


  By dr archana dadhe, It’s t`he question we’ve all had in our minds as soon as our brains were capable of thought. Which type of intelligence do we prefer, book smart or street smart? Learning through traditional, organised education..


  By ashwajeet dive, It always worked on a pretty simple theory. You fail to deliver and you're disapproved. You didn't meet the expectations and you're refused. Unless you choose to give your all, sooner or later, you're likely to be rejected ir..

How authentic is your Net

  By dr s b kishor, In the age of Internet where most of the information is available free, one should evaluate the authentication of the resources available on internet. As there are millions of sites, many of them are fake or some time clones o..

Transforming Career Into Calling

  By dr rashmin deshmukh, Most of us really work hard to build our career and continue to do so even after a considerable part of it is structured. We persistently strive to ensure that our career is taken to scaling heights. In the entire proces..


  By nitin bakshi, Today’s article about Karoly Takacs will certainly enlighten our thought process to such an extent that we might feel that ‘you are not defeated in life until defeat is accepted as a reality’.   Friends..


  Poonam Menaria, Q: I am a student of Plus Two (science), all set to appear in the board exams and engineering entrance exams. However, I am not at all prepared as I have not done well in class XI. Lots of people are saying that if I appear for ..

Bridging India’s tech-induced skill gap

  By amit kapoor, Looking at the current state of higher education in India, one can perceive that it is not just the quality of the system which needs to be improved, there is also much to be done in terms of the number of students enrolled in i..

Polymer It’s societal role

    In current era, good quality of life in the society is enhanced by the advancement in technology. This emerging advancement is enhanced by polymer, example food and packaging, textiles industries, advance printing machine, plastic p..

Buzzword in Information Technology

  By dr s b kishor, “The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn and relearn” - Alvin Toffler With every passing day, a lot of revoulation is taking place in the..


  By anjali jain, Some people prefer to stay stuck in their cubicles for 9 hours staring at a screen and at the end of the month receive a modest paycheck. And then there are those people who prefer paintings patrons and the joy of a career that ..


  By vedashree abhyankar English dictionary defines success as 'To achieve the desired aim or result'. Success is a kind of task which requires tough grinding of hardwork. It can't be grabbed easily. Some people say that 'They are lucky to be suc..

Understanding how large is a Big Data

  By dr s b kishor,   In the world of digital era, the organisations cannot ignore the use of big data, as every company wants to outperform the other competitors or peers. If we are not able to organise this data everyday properly then it ..

5 skills needed for tech-centric jobs

  By ishan gupta, Rapid developments in technology require professionals to upgrade their skills for technology-centered jobs of tomorrow Srikanth Vidapanakal, who has been into data for more than 18 years, was inquisitive to learn about new tech..

Before restarting career after a long sabbatical

Before restarting career after a long sabbatical..

The Mind Power

The Mind Power..




  By shreeprakash sharma,   Who does not want to succeed and get most-cherished dreams of his or her life realised that too, so immediately? Answer is so simple- almost all the people on the earth planet. Every person in this mundane world ..


  By dr pragya m kumar, A teacher plants the seeds of knowledge, sprinkles them with love, and patiently nurtures their growth to produce tomorrow’s dreams.There are teachers we can’t remember and then there are teachers we can&r..

Skillful teachers Need Of The Hour

Skillful teachers Need Of The Hour..

Technology allows

Technology allows ..



World of Creativity

    A Kindergarten or Playschool is the first step for children to develop their abilities. It provides a stimulating environment that allows the child the freedom to act spontaneously and are motivated to further their perception all the ti..

Rooting for unity

    By sana s akbani “The Destiny of Man is to unite, not to divide. If you keep on dividing you end up as a collection of monkeys throwing nuts at each other out of separate trees.”It is generally said that in present times, th..

SILICA: Your Design Career Guidance

Designing as a Career has taken a giant leap in last 10-12 years in India. From head to toe, from smallest to biggest, designing has become an integral part of everything due to globalisation and social media marketing. It has become an essential need for..

Human Rights EducationNeed of the hour

Human Rights EducationNeed of the hour..

Are you submitting Ph.D. THESIS

  By dr s b kishor & dr rajani d singh,   In an online poll in 2016, poll answered by thousands of Nature readers suggests, almost two-thirds of readers say they have considered quitting research due to various reason like funding, fami..

Autonomy & Academic Excellence

  By dr archana dadhe, Be specific... Better in what? Placements, teachings, fests, etc. From my point of view, it shouldn't be distinguished that way. There are many Autonomous colleges that have the best infrastructure one can ever expect and a..

Subject concerns

  By a k mishra, Choosing right optional subject in civil services examination has been haunting Civil Services aspirants since ages, especially the beginners who attempts for the first time. Although the liberal decision of UPSC of making one op..

5G is coming soon

  By payal agrawal, The Emergence of 5G is great news. It will improve our lifestyle and almost by 2020 around 20.8 billion devices will be connected to internet. It empowers a host from smart appliances to autonomous vehicles and quick downloads..

Parental support can do wonders for career success

  Strong links have been found between parental support and career success in children, a new study has claimed. According to the research conducted by the North Carolina State University, young people who get financial support from their parents ..

The peer pressure

  By dr aparna khator, Peer pressure is something that affects us all, as you grow older, you have to make tough decisions.Taking a decision is hard but when you feel the pressure from others it becomes harder. School children, teen-agers and eve..


  By resmi umesh, Present day teacher education system in our country is ill equipped to meet the cultural, socio economic and cognitive demands of our students. It is high time we should give more importance to innovation and action researches. ..

Clearing the big challenge

  By a k mishra, Tips to set smart goals   1. Student should set specific goalsGoals should be specific and not general. 2. Goal setting for students should be measurableSetting goals for students is a bit tricky because often times studen..


  By dr sana mahewish, We human beings have unquenchable desire to have dreams of a better life and ability to establish and set goals to live out those dreams. We all dream of better financial, emotional, spiritual or physical lives. We have bee..



The Future of Electronic Devices

    By dr kailash r nemade The field of spintronics is outcome of the discovery of "giant magnetoresistance effect” in the late 1980. The giant magnetoresistance effect occurs when a magnetic field is used to align the spin of electro..

Retain your customers; avoid ‘shopping cart’ abandonment!

    By v rashmi rao Its 2018, and we have a customer-centric shopping world where customers switch to different ecommerce sites time to time. Although, buying products doesn't entirely depend upon one factor, but surely depends on an overal..

Future of Robotics

    By prof prawin bhagat Robot is a machine which can do complex and difficult actions automatically with ease and robotics is a branch of Engineering or Technology which deals with the construction, design, operations and applications of ..

Value based education need of the hour

    By dr rajshree randive admane Today’s education gives importance to the examination system and now it is becoming an Information, total marks, merit positions, awards & such thing. The education system; pushing back the value ..


    By ramesh kanitkar It would be a worthwhile activity to disambiguate the word 'devotion' with respect to an organisation as we unravel the dilemma of human resources development in an organisation. An organisation is a structure (either..

Understanding From Student’s Perspective

   The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) is an autonomous body which was established in 1994 by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of India to assess and accredit institutions that provide the Higher Education in India ..

career that gives you satisfaction

  There is an increasing feeling and acceptance today that life is more important than the stress that you take on a day to day basis. People in corporate culture have to put up with highly stressful b where they are forced to give up on life and ..


  BY DR DEVANG SHAH “We need to embrace technology to make learning more engaging. Because when students are engaged and they are interested, that's where learning takes place.” The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) heralds an expone..

Why it’s important to teach students ethics of work

  BY PROF ASHISH TAYWADE, Factors you must remember while selecting a career:  l Interest (Let the students take decision) - It is first step in choosing career, look in to your area of interest then think to select career option. Your inte..

FOCUS ON EMPLOYABILITY not just academics in choosing foreign varsity

  By SANJIV KATARIA TIME was when, if you aspired to study abroad, you wouldn't look beyond the US and the United Kingdom with their prestigious colleges and great institutions of higher learning, many of them with an Ivy League tag. They still e..


    Poonam Menaria Q1: What is the scope for Botany, currently doing B.Sc. with Botany? Is there any internship for Botany? --Poorna Dear Poorna. It’s one of the basic science degrees that provide the base knowledge on which you hav..

Admissions & Current Scenario

  By archana dhade A time comes in everyone’s life when one has to choose a career and for that pursue the required course. This is a turning point in the life. One has to be very cautious and specific. Once the graduation is over the quest..

A flourishing option

  By dr p l zade & prof r s somalwar Students often face confusion while selecting the branch in Engineering. We know that there are lot of options like Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering..

Journalism a jubilant career

  By dr rashmin deshmukh Journalism is a career that offers an individual a unique chance to be an active part of Media, the fourth pillar of democracy. It is a vocation that provides total work satisfaction and a rare jubilance of accomplishment..

Dance your way to HEALTHIER AGEING

  Oldies, you may want to put on your dancing shoes and crank up that tango music as according to a recent study, doing so helps in better ageing. Queensland Ballet and QUT released the results of a joint project examining the health and wellbeing..

Sweet Switch

Sweet Switch..

Breaking myths about diagnostics

  Family faces boycott for... Sahu further claimed that after the incident, his family members were being prevented from taking water from the pond and hand pump and even they were prevented to purchase grocery items from the shops of the village...

Career selection A sweet dilemma

  By nitin bakshi While dealing with hundreds of young students in the age group of ten to twenty five and realising the mistakes that they were making, I was wondering as to what exactly must be going through their minds as well as that of their..


  Poonam Menaria Q1: Dear, Maam, I am in Class Xth appearing this year. I am interested in pursuing a career in Science. I have a keen interest in Biology and would like to take the subject (PCB). But I'm very confused about what options do I hav..

a powerful tool for self-development

a powerful tool for self-development..

Focus don’t multitask!

  By c s krishnamurthy Our brains are grand and exciting organs, but they can’t handle all at once. To be effective, we need to direct our attention to just one task at a time. Distractions and multitasking are detrimental to learning and m..

Small Business Big Gains

    By anita rao The young generation today live on lofty dreams of setting up a ‘Flipkart’ or an ‘Amazon’ as the Entrepreneurship bug has bitten most of them the hard way. Nothing wrong, except that if the venture d..

Jargon in Research

    By dr s b kishor Research should demonstrate organisational, analytical and evaluative skills. In general, Research comprises of the word Re + Search which means, repeat the searching to acquire the new information from the existing fac..

COMFORT ZONE The end of progress

  By nitin bakshi, It was not long ago when the story about Apple hit the headline of all leading business dailies across the world. The story was about the technical initiative taken by Apple in connection with adding some additional features to..

Teaching Career in Gulf

  By ishwar deshmukh, With an increase in unemployment with limited opening in schools and colleges in teaching profession, many post graduates with getting SET/NET exams cleared and doctorates are struggling to get a decent job. The jobs they ar..

Talent v/s hard work The battle continues...

  By nitin bakshi The battle between talent and hard work has been going on for ages. There are millions who feel that it is talent which practically decides the course of your life. They feel that even if you are ready to work hard for years, yo..

The Pathway To Success

    By dr pragya m kumar Just when most others would think about giving up, there are a few who keep going and stay focused…till they reach their desired goal. In the final round of a sporting event, there is often little difference ..

Revision plan for Civil Services Prelim Exam

  By a k mishra With less than 2 months left to UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Exam 2018, the stage has arrived where revision is the most important aspect of preparation process. Because the syllabus is too vast, just preparing for each subject..


Q1: Ma’am, I am a student of Class IX. I am bad in Science. I want to study English literature and become a radio jockey (RJ). How should I go about it? --Soumya A: Dear Soumya, Many times what subjects we learn in school would have less direct rel..


    By sana s akbani PATIENCE is the key of success was said by a great scholar of India. It is repeatedly stressed in the final revelation of almighty also. One is related to this worldly life—that is, the pre-death period of our lif..

HR sector needs an overhaul

    By dr snigdha mishra & prof rachna nigam People are the most important part of every organisation, no matter how big or small the company is, whether they are operating in services or manufacturing space. They bring with them the sk..

A Fire In The Belly

    By dr s s rathore Nowadays, news and reports are claiming that majority of the engineers passing out from private engineering colleges are unemployable as they do not have necessary employability skills. Jokes are being shared across th..

a Steve Jobs way

    By nitin bakshi Man management has no longer remained the sole domain of HRD personnel. It has often been found that person with passion for excellence will also be able to manage men equally well if not better than the professionally q..

Work smarter not harder

      By dr s b kishor  & swapnil bhagat These days, working smart is the talk of town. If you only work hard, you may not land where you want to be always. If you want to achieve success, you need to work ‘Smart&rsquo..


  By ashwajeet dive, “Sometimes life is about risking everything for a dream no one can see but you.” --Anonymous An average dream lasts merely for seconds. Let the sun rise and only part of it is remembered. That's definitely not th..


    By ujwala sonawane Career in the Hotel management industry popularly known as Hospitality industry encompasses many job opportunities under one umbrella. Growth in Travel and Tourism have increased Jobs world wide, while sectors in the ..

Learning from struggles & sufferings

    By sana shahbaz akbani From every failureEmerges the chanceOf new success THE sun was setting in the west over the mountains. Half of the orb had already dipped beneath the ridge. In a few minutes, the whole sun disappeared behind the ..

Future Trends in Computer Programming Language

    By dr s b kishor Every now and then I have been asked a very obvious question by many students on choosing right computer programming language to master in and I think this is one of the most crippling choices for many students or devel..

Dealing with in thes is

(The author is Head, Deptt of Computer Science, Sardar Patel Mahavidyalaya, Chandrapur and can be reached at [email protected]) Apart from many spectacular and excellent events, the year 2016 would also be remembered for plagiarism. In 2016, Niger..

Is a business degree an absolute must?

    (Compiled by Madhukar Chute, Prof/HOD, Vocational Department, Raosaheb Thaware Jr College, Nagpur)   Is a business degree necessary to be a success in the corporate world? The jury is out on that. There are people in favour and ag..

Entering the world of Digital Marketing

Entering the world of Digital Marketing..


        Poonam Menaria Q 1. Hello Madam. I passed B.Com with average marks. I am around 24 years in age. I appeared in CPT (first level of chartered accountancy) and passed this in the first attempt. Then I registered for CA Int..

Can An IT Company Like Microsoft Be Built In India?

      By dr s s rathore As far as the question of building a company as giant as Microsoft in India is concerned, it seems to be purely hypothetical question at its face value. A true legend in IT Sector, Microsoft is after-all the co..

Growing demand of

    By dr sarika lidoria The exponential growth in the world of business, accelerated further by the expansion in communications and technology, can perhaps only be matched with the fecundity of an evergreen forest. The process that had its..

Employee Absenteeism Management

  By SWETA MOR SAMANTHA Johnson has been working as the Team Lead for the past three years at Globesoft Software Inc. Globesoft Software Inc. is a leading IT giant. Recently, Samantha got promoted to the post of a Project Manager. In her new posi..


  By DR PRAGYA M KUMAR THE exam season is on. Students are getting ready to face the challenge of evaluation of what they have learnt all year through. The process of learning is an interesting one. It involves the acquisition of knowledge, skill..

The Art of Listening

The Art of Listening ..

I am Ok, You are OK

    By kumar zilpelwar Be OK with Yourself and You are on the First step of being Assertive…--K Zi It is an ancient proverb which says, “There is a child in every human being” and today as a trainer, we say, one should a..

Fire in the belly: Passion

  By nitin bakshi I am yet to come across a powerful term like ‘passion’, which seems to have crossed wordily boundaries when it comes to penning down any authentic definition for it. It has assumed gigantic proportion in today’..

‘left’ out

  Nakshatra Vishakha 22H 31MMoon Tula upto 16H 04M (Rajandekar Panchang) Paksha Falgun Krishna Tithi Shashthi 25H 58MBhadra starts 25H 58MMuslim Jamadilakhar 18th Hijree 1439 THE most critical outcome of the legislative elections in the three North..

Gateway to

  By dr rajani d singh Specialised Technologies This course will make students so settled that they can chose the company to join based on the various parameters like the standard, package, location etc. The MCA programme also plays a vital role ..

Game based Vs Traditional Learning

  By dr archana dadhe The world of learning and development is changing dramatically and at long last, learning managers are discovering where the real key to success lies. Constant changes in the educational system and other areas related to edu..