Met this client who is a die hard Indian but worked abroad all through... He had worked in several countries including Dubai, Tanzania, S'pore, Brazil and Ivory Coast and was quite amused coming back to India.
After squaring off our business he generally asked me my age and with some reluctance I told him "thirty one"!!
He started off by saying We have five layers of society... First is the Ultra educated Professionals like doctors, lawyers etc from top rung…Continue
Greetings from the Career Guidance and Placement Cell at TISS!
As you are aware, the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai is a premier Social Sciences institution in India. Boasting of 75 years of teaching and student excellence, TISS belongs to a league of institutions that have shaped the history of this country.
The School of Social Work at Tata Institute of Social Sciences anchors the flagship MA…Continue
Added by Prof Swapan Garain on December 21, 2010 at 10:12am — No Comments
http://www.indiastudycenter.com/univ/list.htm As per this study there are 45000+ colleges. Let me put an averagage of 500 kids per institution its 2,25,00,000.From what i am aware of /experiences, the only service that an institution seems to care about vis a vis student is placements.Each college has a placement cell and on an average it has 2 employees to serve the students.So a rough guestimate would be 90000 placement officers…Continue
Added by abubucker.athick on December 17, 2010 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Over the weekend I was at IIT Kanpur. I was there to talk to students who had come from the best engineering schools across India to participate in the Asian leg of the annual Intercollegiate Programming Competition. The top team from India will be selected to participate in the world finals which will have about 80 teams selected from about 60 centers across the world.
I spent some time talking to the judges who have been associated with this event a number of times. One of them…
Seems this winter has started freezing everyone .. either most of you all are aay on the year end holiday or are just freezing to use your nimble fingers .......... let's thaw !!
Added by Pankaj Kayathwal on December 15, 2010 at 10:08am — No Comments
I claim to be a good cook. I indulge in this passion occasionally. But when I do, I will also invite few friends so that I can show-off my culinary skills. I select some exquisite dishes from the collection of cookery books that my wife maintains. I will then ask my wife to get all the ingredients and get the maid to do all the cleaning, cutting and chopping. Then later in the afternoon after a nice nap, I will land up in the kitchen to commence my artistic composition of various ingredients…Continue