Know 6 Tips to develop Critical Thinking Skill for UPSC

. Critical thinking is one of the important elements that is expected from the aspiring candidates of UPSC who want to be a future allied civil servant. To solve the nation problem, critical thinking is required as this will enable you to have a look at the pros and cons of any solution/idea before applying it. (i.e. to look at every nook of the problem and it’s possible solution and then apply it for the benefit of our people). UPSC does not put your knowledge to test but in fact…

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Seven Tips for Online Learning During COVID-19

It’s no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic has forced all of us to make substantial changes to our daily lives. Businesses have, where possible, moved to remote work; K-12 schools have by necessity embraced distance learning; and many college students who had formerly been enrolled in on-campus courses now find themselves in unanticipated online learning. While online learning carries many positive benefits that make it the preferred choice for millions of students, it doesn’t come without its challenges—especially for students who are more familiar with in-person courses. Below are seven tips from Jonathan…

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Education Loan tips to sail through this economic slowdown

During mega-crisis times like COVID 19 pandemic, most people are under serious financial pressure when it comes to paying back any type of loan. Even with the 3-month moratorium for loan repayment offered by banks, the interest needs to be paid, and the same goes for education loans. To take care of undue financial pressure when it comes to paying back education loans, experts say students should assess their current and near-future financial situation from the job and income point of view. Prashant A. Bhonsle, CEO, Student Loans and Head…

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Four Tips For High School Students Considering A MOOCs Online Course

Online courses are an excellent way to take your interest to the next level or explore a new field. Best of all, many courses are free and offered by the world’s top universities and companies. With summer in full swing, high school students can help fill the long, hot summer days with learning. Online classes through Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) like Coursera or edX can help show universities that you are serious and ready to tackle challenging material voluntarily. Both Coursera and edX have thousands of courses to choose from, on a wide…

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Tips to find fulfilment in your career: Set goals, take an online course, connect with new people

What do Madonna and Binny Bansal have in common? They both promote the art of reinventing yourself. In a recent interview, the former CEO of Flipkart said that before co-founding the e-commerce website, he was not satisfied with his job and so he decided to find his own purpose. While not everyone can quit and chase their dreams, you can update and reinvent your career to help you find fulfilment. Read these tips to get you started. Both Binny Bansal and Madonna promote the art of reinventing yourself. Change it up While it may be obvious,…

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From Jeff Bezos’s advice to discussing salary in an interview: Suzy Welch’s top 6 career tips of 2017

limbing the career ladder is no easy feat. After all, even the most experienced professionals face confusion about how to get ahead in the workplace. However, according to bestselling management author and CNBC contributor Suzy Welch, there are a few key steps you can take to ease your journey and ensure that your career stays on track. From offering year-round tips about how to negotiate, interview and excel at work, below are the best pieces of career advice Welch recommended in 2017. Suzy Welch: Here’s how to answer the interview question,…

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Synchronous Online Classes: 10 Tips for Engaging Students

There’s a widely circulated YouTube video you may have seen called “A Conference Call in Real Life.” To spoof the strange, stilted dynamics of conference calls, it replicates them in a face-to-face setting. Participants stiffly announce their names at the door of a meeting room, are suddenly interrupted by bizarre background noises, and find themselves inexplicably locked out of a room they were just in. If you haven’t watched it, do. You’ll recognize the familiar awkwardness of virtual meetings, where the rhythm of conversational interaction is thrown wildly askew by…

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The beginner’s guide to become a web developer: Tips, prospects and resources

We cannot do without websites, and every website has a number of web developers working behind it. Get some great tips to make it big in this lucrative career. Web development career tips RELATED STORIES 10 ways to improve your career in 10 minutes or less 4 emerging career options that are fast becoming popular Digital Marketing: Next big career opportunity A career in photography: Time is right but competition is intense Raise a toast to a wine-tasting career in India Summer is the perfect time for students to explore…

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Startups chip in with career tips for students

CHENNAI: Having spent 8 years in an IT company , instrumentation engineering graduate Rajiv Jhunjhunwala, wanted a career change, as he could not perform well in his current role.He had approached Career Futura, a startup that connected him with an IT industry veteran to help him find his true calling. Going beyond psychometric profiling and the conventional career counselling with psychologists and career counselers, startups provide the extra layer of matching the aspirants with people in the industry who have been there done that or provide a tech-based assessment of…

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Experts’ top tips for success in online classes

Nearly 5,000 students are enrolled in online courses at CSU this semester. Many study fully online, and others are taking just one or a few of their classes online. Regardless of your online course load, it’s important to remember that studying online comes with a unique set of advantages and challenges. Several CSU professors and instructors have offered their advice for success in online courses. Here are some of their best tips. Get to know your instructor and peers Linnea Sudduth Ward, instructor Taking the time to get to know…

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