Board examinations 2017: Tips to deal with exam stress!

A good way to deal with stress is to allow yourself to take regular breaks. ‘Think about what works for you, and take the time to get it right!’ As soon as exam season starts, the tension of the Exam fever can be felt everywhere. While all students deal with stress differently, some common tips […]

Is a career about ‘what I do’ or ‘who I am’?

The true meaning of life lies in trying to make sense of this all pervasive question. Moreover, while most careers are seen as a means to an end, the most fulfilling careers are an end in themselves. They become you. If you’ve ever met a superbly passionate and dedicated doctor, teacher, photographer, financial analyst, golfer […]

Do You Want to Be An Edu-preneur?

We are in the first century of the third millennium. From relying on animal power to creating power using fossil fuels, biomass and more, from experimenting with electricity to the enigma around alchemy and biogenetics, from telegrams to wired communication, extra-terrestrial travel and now digitization, virtual realism and an augmented future, from inventions and discoveries […]

Rethinking the American dream?

Some staid advice to students post the U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision on immigration restructures “I think we need a back-up plan. Should we also apply to Canada?” called a worried parent of a Class XII student. She was following up on the U.S. President Donald Trump’s executive order on January 27, 2017 barring “entry […]

Study in India versus Study Abroad – The Dilemma!

With over 3000 colleges to choose from in the United States alone and so many universities almost like the metro stations in London, it can be a daunting task to decide on where to study, leave alone study in India or abroad! Here are some popular concerns voiced by parents caught up in this dilemma. […]

Time to face the American dilemma

  President Trump’s Executive Order of January 27, barring “entry of all refugees to the United States for 120 days, (barring) Syrian refugees indefinitely, and (blocking) entry into the United States for 90 days for citizens of seven predominantly Muslim countries:  Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen,” has been raising eyebrows all over […]