Perspective

Birthdays and Birthrights – Lessons for Parents

Birthdays and Birthrights – Lessons for Parents It was our elder daughter’s birthday and she was elated seeing her birthday gift. Not that it was a surprise to her. In fact, she gently expressed what she wanted as gift when we had asked her preference well ahead of time. “Mama, my birthday is coming up

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Transferable Skills

Meaning: Transferable Skills are those skills, potentials and abilities that a person has which he has learned or acquired at school, home, play, work or by personal experience. An individual can easily ’transfer’ these skills from one job setting to another. They are portable and hence the name. These skills are helpful as an individual

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Six Reasons to Value your Personal Values at Work

Six Reasons to Value your Personal Values at Work: Personal Values define ‘You’. They are the very substance of human behavior. Personal values are vital because they steer the attitudes, motivation, personality and behavior of individuals. You will agree that every person holds some kind of values – positive, healthy, constructive or otherwise. Values are

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Workplace Communication – SWOT it out!

SWOT Analysis for Workplace Communication: SWOT Analysis is a wonderful tool to understand yourself in terms of how good and effective you are in communicating at workplace. As you know, SWOT stands for Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats. Strengths and Weaknesses are internal, whereas, Opportunities and Threats are external. In the context of this topic,

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Purpose of Research

Purpose of Research All of us are generally curious in nature. Every one of us has an element of curiosity in us that makes us to go in search of information. It may be as simple as a curiosity to know about a new movie review or more complex as the study of human behavior.

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Know Thy Appraiser

Know thy Appraiser: If you are reading this post wishing that it is about preparing yourself for your appraisal or how best to handle your appraisal, then this post is not for you. Oh, but wait, probably this is for YOU! Because, all said and done, you need to ‘know thy appraiser’. I was reflecting

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Win-Win in Curriculum Development

Win-Win in Curriculum Development So, you are a member of the curriculum / course development team? You were asked to research on the trendy courses and find courses that would fit the bill? And you have identified few courses that you think are awesome? You like the courses so much and believe that the students

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Topics for Research in Marketing

Okay, so you are someone interested in doing research in Marketing Management. You are right now looking for new and trendy topics for research. Or you have already listed down some exciting topics and are wondering which one to select and take it to your guide for approval. If so, this post is for YOU!

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‘Shoppowerment’ among Women

‘Shoppowerment’ empowers working women! It was a regular weekend. My husband was sitting on the couch, relaxed and lazily browsing through the TV channels, not holding even for a minute on any channel. It was a time of envy for me; would have been for any wife! I was struggling (supposedly cooking) in the kitchen,

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