Education & Career

Education & Career

Never Give Up

Reading Time: 4 minutesPositivity from your side can rub into the positivity of the people around you and it helps in changing the way people feel. A positive attitude will only come by practice and being proactive. To be and stay positive is probably the toughest thing that people of our generation can do because, for us, it […]

How to Deal with Your Boss?

Reading Time: 4 minutesOur bosses were at our levels in the past. They have also grown to this level through a lot of hard work. Once at that position they probably do not change, it is our perception of them that changes. In this write-up, Preeyan touches upon those areas, which we, as subordinates, need to cultivate to […]

Learning is a Habit

Reading Time: 4 minutesPreeyan tells us the value of learning – a process that’s unending, a habit, in the weekly column, exclusively for Different Truths. Every one of us, at any given point in time, is learning something or the other, the learning process is complete only when that learning gets registered in the brain. Till then, we […]

The Concept of Inclusive Management

Reading Time: 4 minutesInclusive Management includes everyone on the team to contribute to the plan for accomplishing a task. If it means it’s a small team as small as three members you can do this and even if it means it’s a production line in a factory you can still do this. Preeyan tells us more about it, […]

Rewards or Recognition, Which Works Well?

Reading Time: 5 minutesMaterial rewards such as a hefty bonus or gifts just add up to the junk we have at home and we really do not have any memory left of what we did with that amount or gift we got. But a memento, a certificate, a medal or a badge has always found its place on […]

Importance of Method Study in Our Work Place

Reading Time: 4 minutesEfficiency improvement is something that every organisation struggles with. And one of the key factors of improvement of efficiency is to improve methodology. Tried and tested methods can sometimes fail you, because of some small glitch, identifying that and modifying the method is important, points out Preeyan, in the weekly column. A Different Truths exclusive. […]

Is our Education System a Farce? – I

Reading Time: 5 minutesThese days if a student secures 70% marks, s/he is sad. It like bad second division in our times. Arindam reminisces about examinations during his time. Here he recounts real-life incidents in examination centres which was akin to the theatre of the absurd. Here’s the first part of his article, exclusively for Different Truths. Arre […]

Implementing 6S at Your Work Place

Reading Time: 5 minutesThe concept of 6S is derived from the Japanese 5S method used in industries and in this write-up. Preeyan touches upon how things can be if we follow this in our day to day routine. Read more in the weekly column, exclusively for Different Truths. 6S was a new concept to me and initially, I […]

The Professor Challenged Me

Reading Time: 4 minutesWhat appears rude, crude or too strict to us, during our student days, are perhaps blessings in disguise. Hemashri pays her tribute to one such professor, in the weekly column, exclusively for Different Truths. It was my dream to do post-graduation in one of the country’s leading universities in Delhi but fate had something else […]