‘Career counselling is the need of the hour’

Ganesh Kohli talks to Sangeeta Yadav about why career counselling should be made compulsory in schools and colleges and the upcoming IC3 conference in Delhi Tell us about the upcoming International Career and College Counselling (IC3) conference? IC3 is not just a conference; it is a movement towards transforming young lives and shaping up their careers. The…

‘Quality education for all’

Prof Ravindra Kumar, Vice-Chancellor, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), talks to  Sangeeta Yadav about setting up digital centres across India   How has Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) evolved from being an open distance learning to an open digital learning university? We aren’t an alternative education system. We are a parallel education system. Generally, we…

‘A lot is happening in the publishing industry’

Monica Malhotra Kandhari, managing director, MBD Group, talks to Sangeeta Yadav about the latest initiatives by the group and how one can make a successful career in the publishing industry Tell us about the present scenario of publishing industry in India? A career in publishing industry has a lot of scope in today’s time, especially…

‘Online education portals are reliable’

May 02, 2012  Ishan Gupta, CEO edukart.com speaks with SANGEETA YADAV about the popularity of online education portals The trend of online education portals is increasing… With the onset of e-commerce in the country, online education is becoming a rage among students and working professionals because of its easy accessibility and affordability. Various programmes on offer…

‘Cloud computing will change IT industry’

April 18, 2012 P Davuluri, senior VP, enterprise learning solutions at IIJT speaks withSANGEETA YADAV about a new course launched on cloud computing and how this will make an impact in the IT industry What is cloud computing? Cloud computing is a model for delivering IT services in which resources are retrieved from the Internet through…

Get set for LSAT 2012

APRIL 11, 2012 SANGEETA YADAV speaks to Daniel Bernstein, president, The Law School Admission Council (LSAC), a nonprofit corporation that helps ease the admission process for law schools  What is the LSAT India test? LSAT-India test is the common entrance exam for admission to more than 50 law schools across India. Schools like Jindal Global…

‘HR managers have to ensure compliance’

April 04, 2012  Business compliance has become the need of the hour due to economic slowdown and escalating rate of inflation. SANGEETA YADAV talks to K Vardhan, business head, Aparajtha, to know more   How can one make his business risk proof in the present scenario? All industries and companies have to abide by the laws. The most…