Self management for college students

Self management for college students

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Published in YUVASHAKTHI, MOP Vaishnav College for Women College students' troubles consist of all kinds of things: bad grades or struggling to keep up the good grades, credit card debt, being away from home for the first time, being totally confused about post-graduation plans, not being able to get into grad school, juggling a job and college, breakups and family problems. These can and do lead to stress, anxiety, self-doubt and depression. Success is something which every individual aims for. But due to the above problems and distractions, one gets distracted from his/her path of goal. At this point one should know how to manage one-self besides all the problems. Self management is highly essential in this fast running and competitive world, where everyday is a new challenge for an…
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Interview Etiquette Begins the Minute You Walk in the Door

Interview Etiquette Begins the Minute You Walk in the Door

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Published in YUVASHAKTHI, MOP Vaishnav College for Women Every individual undergoes personal interview in his/her life either to get into any institution or to seek any job. This being the crucial part of any job is considered the toughest and the most important part in getting the job. Interview etiquette is an often overlooked but important part of job search success. Do you know what is appropriate to wear to a job interview? Do you know what to say or do to impress and not turn off an employer? What do you do when your car breaks down? How should you sit in the chair? What should you order during a restaurant interview? These are called the etiquette’s of personal interview. In Webster's New World Dictionary, the word etiquette is…
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Employment oppurtunities in India

Employment oppurtunities in India

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The effect of Globalization Published in the Business Journal - “The Minister”, MOP Vaishnav College for Women Rapid growth in world trade, foreign direct investment and cross-border financial flows is a sign of increased globalization of the Indian and World economy. The worldwide wave of economic liberalization driving these changes has raised significant apprehensions about the implications of globalization for employment and income inequality. In discussing the impact of globalization on Indian workers the government of India brought a critical focus not only on how various groups in India have viewed globalization but also how informal sector workers themselves have positioned themselves in their struggles to improve their lives. Within a large segment of the Indian Left, globalization is seen as a tool of imperialism and of the West which…
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Business Journal: Biotechnology

Business Journal: Biotechnology

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A new venture in India Published in the Business Journal - “The Minister”, MOP Vaishnav College for Women In his book Wealth of Nations, Adam Smith, wrote that "a true wealth of a nation is measured not by how much gold it possesses but by what it can produce". By this yardstick biotechnology is an unprecedented revolution through which the world's hunger can be eliminated by creating a new market space, particularly in India. It is true that information technology has contributed much to India's economic strength in the 1990s, but if the country is to get its due place in the comity of nations it has to create another market. This is why the Tenth Plan stresses biotechnology-based national development. Scientifically, the biotech industry has reached a watershed: The…
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Documentary: Delicate flowers

Documentary: Delicate flowers

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This is a documentary which aims at creating awareness among the people about special children, ie. children whose mental development is challenged. Through this documentary, we intend showing people how these delicate flowers are treated, how they cope with the rest of the world, and why they should not be treated differently or looked down upon, but rather, should be treated equally, and made to feel as one among us. We bring to you Ms. Priya Rajkumar, coordinating committee member of ‘Maithree’, an association of parents of exceptional children with mental handicap. She elucidates how these delicate children should be treated, and how they, at Maithree, help these children. Time duration : 7 minutes. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1EvtMX3Vt8 Script Scene No. of shots Video Audio Time 1 3 Extreme long shot of the…
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Celebrity Interview: Janaki Sabesh

Celebrity Interview: Janaki Sabesh

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Mrs.Janaki Sabesh The well known film advertising artist, a person loved by all of us. Who doesn’t know her? Known for her, most amazing style of dialogue delivery in the film industry, she is also an active member of Rotary Club of Madras, doing several social services for the betterment of the society. So let us meet this young lady and know something more about her. Question: We heard that from your childhood, you always imitated others. So when acting exactly did become your career or why did you choose ACTING as your profession? Mrs.Janaki Sabesh: Yes, from my childhood I loved imitating others and make fun out of it. When I was 10 years old, I was given the opportunity to act in an advertisement. As my parents were…
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Should teens be sex – EDUCATED?

Should teens be sex – EDUCATED?

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Published in Deccan Chronicle A decade ago, the word ‘sex’ was considered dirty, and the very mention of it was considered taboo. But today, the scenario is different. Sex stands brazenly in the spotlight, as naked as the many of the girls seen in the movies are youngsters. It seems that overnight sex has grown from a squeamish subject for youngsters to something that is being accepted in the society very easily. Gen - X today have abundant knowledge on this subject, thanks to friends, internet, movies etc, but whether they have the right ideas about sex, and are aware of the various concepts and phenomena associated with it, is an entirely different issue. Recently, states like Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat and Kerala have banned the implementation of sex education in…
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Broadsheet: Global Warming

Broadsheet: Global Warming

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Climate change, food crisis linked Published in Broadsheet -"The Vantage Point", MOP Vaishnav college for women The global food crisis will only worsen because of climate change, the U.N. climate chief says, urging leaders of the world's richest countries to set goals to reduce carbon emissions within the next dozen years. Food security and soaring oil prices are likely to overtake climate change. Food and global warming are interconnected. They are not competing with each other on the international agenda. Today 90 per cent of food crisis issue is tied to the effect of climate change because of the low land areas. If we consider rice production, a lot of production suffer flooding because the ice and whole lot of that are melting and when the ice is melting, the…
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