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A Footnote to…….Why India’s Education System is failing?

It was very disheartening to read the front-page news in TOI, “Higher your education, Harder it is getting a Job,”  (Dt:18-July-2012). First, it is a clear pointer to STRUCTURAL FLAWS of our educations system which is producing robots–qualified but not … Continue reading

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What was my father’s role in my life?

What was my father’s role in my life? Even before that, what was the role of my Grand Father in my father’s life? Both were teachers and obsessed with providing good education to their kids and were quite harsh on … Continue reading

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Why India’s Education System Is Failing?

Several students scored 100% in their recent school-leaving exams — but the system they belong to is failing miserably. India suffers a serious lack of quality educational institutions. In school, students get pushed into one end of a disciplinary triangle … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t India be ready for a War For Talent?

Before we go ahead, let’s have a look at– What is a talent? By talent we mean demonstrated ability, achievement, or skill in some special particular field of study or interest. Having a bird’s eye perspective, we can now easily … Continue reading

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India’s Education System: A Strict Adherence to Western Doctrines

It occurred recently when I was reading a discussion on Linkedin.com.  I attempted to make sense of what was being written in that thread.  I struggled and …..failed.  They were expressing their sincere views about the importance of education, and … Continue reading

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Infosys’ Greatest Contribution

On 18th May, 2011 when Infosys published its ‘30 Years of Infosys : Annual Report 2010-11’, its founder and chairman Mr. N. R. Narayana Murthy also laid out its path for future journey.   Murthy is stepping down as non-executive Chairman … Continue reading

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A Silver Lining in the Recession

By God’s grace and its firm-footing Indian economy has successfully managed to come out of the recession, and almost every sector of the economy is already showing very good signs of the recovery.  We’ve all the reasons to feel upbeat. … Continue reading

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The Role of HR

……………Human Resource Meet..meets don’t take place once a year, they take place all the time.   And there is always a feedback loop.  You go….have your human resource review, you put down the 20-top things from that review.   Every quarter you … Continue reading

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The head of Human Resources at every company should be at least as important as the CFO.

We all wish that our workforce work together and work steadily, consistently.  We want them to continue to improve upon their performance, be motivated and stay with our companies as long as possible.  We also wish to see them grow … Continue reading

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Indian Industry Is Not Able To Pin Down Exactly—What They Are Looking From The Students?

Lately Rajeev Jain posted his latest observation/comment on date: 2-March-2011 on the following thread at Linkedin.com: when the Industry say students are not “Industry ready”, what are the parameters? Rajeev Jain • “Last weekend, I was invited as Guest Speaker … Continue reading

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