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Classrooms are increasingly being digitised and so are training material(File)

Enhancing the skills of knowledge creators is critical

By Monica Malhotra Kandhari
PUBLISHED ON JUL 03, 2019 03:36 PM IST
Even the noblest of professions has its own set of challenges and shortcomings. From a room full of excited young studentswith starkly different aptitude and mannerism to external disruptors like the internet and digital devices, a teacher has to find ways to balance them all and help the students in the pursuit of knowledge.
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Here’s why soft skills will be in demand in future amid automation?

By Dhirendra Tripathi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 26, 2019 12:22 PM IST
By 2020, it is expected that 42% of the core skills required for a job will change. Apac’s talent crunch is exacerbated because the region exports more talent than it imports. Globally, an average of 42% of the core skills required to perform a job will change by 2022
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(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)

Unemployability and the lack of skills: How to be job- ready

By Martin Redley
PUBLISHED ON JUN 26, 2019 11:36 AM IST
Yet, the present educational system, paired with the student’s lack of direction and intent, makes it easy for institutions to peddle of any kind of teaching as beneficial for the future.
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Homemakers being trained by ELT master trainer(HT)
Homemakers being trained by ELT master trainer(HT)

Homemakers hone government school kids’ English skills

By Rajeev Mullick | Hindustan Times, Lucknow
UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2019 11:02 AM IST
Gautam Budh Nagar basic education department is roping in ex-professionals and homemakers as complimentary resources for the government -un Parishadiya basic schools.
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Not just engg, mgmt, law. Students of Arts, Sc, Comm get big offers too

By Dipanjan Sinha | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON MAR 22, 2019 03:24 PM IST
The big selling points, say recruiters, are the students’ soft skills and analytical capabilities.
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Digital disruptions have already had a huge impact on diverse industries. According to a Harvard Business Review report, a whopping 90% of industries claim to have a digital strategy in place.(Photo/Shutterstock)
Digital disruptions have already had a huge impact on diverse industries. According to a Harvard Business Review report, a whopping 90% of industries claim to have a digital strategy in place.(Photo/Shutterstock)

Seven skills and trainings, management students need for future-proof careers

By Dr Jitendra Das
PUBLISHED ON MAR 18, 2019 08:04 PM IST
You don’t have to be a sci-fi movie buff to anticipate what the world around you is going to look like in the future. Why future technologies like Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are already in prevalence and here to stay.
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Mangesh G Korgaonker, director general, NICMAR has also worked as a consultant in various sectors both in India and abroad.(Sanket Wankhade/HT Photo)
Mangesh G Korgaonker, director general, NICMAR has also worked as a consultant in various sectors both in India and abroad.(Sanket Wankhade/HT Photo)

Principal speak: We impart essential knowledge, skills required for CRIP sector, says Mangesh G Korgaonker, director general, NICMAR

By Prachi Bari | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON DEC 21, 2018 04:39 PM IST
He said that NICMAR aims to establish full fledged universities specialising in domains such as construction, real estate, infrastructure, projects, continuing education and skill development, urban planning, smart cities, executive education, research and problem solving in all the domains of interest.
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Industry body Nasscom has collaborated with the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras for its FutureSkills Platform that is targeted at re-skilling/upskilling four million people on digital skills.(PTI)
Industry body Nasscom has collaborated with the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras for its FutureSkills Platform that is targeted at re-skilling/upskilling four million people on digital skills.(PTI)

Nasscom partners IIT-Madras for training workforce in digital skills

UPDATED ON DEC 16, 2018 04:35 PM IST
Industry body Nasscom has collaborated with the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras for its FutureSkills Platform that is targeted at re-skilling/upskilling four million people on digital skills.
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Satyajit Hange graduated with an Economics degree from Fergusson College in 2002 and went on to do MBA in Marketing from Pumba - Department of Management Sciences, University of Pune(HT PHOTO)
Satyajit Hange graduated with an Economics degree from Fergusson College in 2002 and went on to do MBA in Marketing from Pumba - Department of Management Sciences, University of Pune(HT PHOTO)

Alumni connect: Summer internships honed my skills, says Satyajit Hange of Two Brothers Organic Farms

By Ananya Barua | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON NOV 02, 2018 05:00 PM IST
Hange’s venture has won global recognition for spreading the awareness to opt for organic food.
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Think sleeping too much is good? Here’s how it can affect your mental health.(Shutterstock)
Think sleeping too much is good? Here’s how it can affect your mental health.(Shutterstock)

Sleeping too much can be harmful, it affects your mental skills

By HT Correspondent | Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2018 10:42 AM IST
The amount of sleep associated with highly functional cognitive behaviour was the same for everyone (seven to eight hours), regardless of age. Also, the impairment associated with too little or too much sleep did not depend on the age of the participants, the researchers said.
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Facebook has launched in the US free online education programme CodeFWDTo to increase the numbers of underrepresented and female students interested in pursuing computer programming.(REUTERS/File)
Facebook has launched in the US free online education programme CodeFWDTo to increase the numbers of underrepresented and female students interested in pursuing computer programming.(REUTERS/File)

Facebook launches programme to improve coding skills of students

By HT Correspondent | IANS, San Francisco
PUBLISHED ON SEP 26, 2018 05:33 PM IST
Facebook has launched in the US free online education programme CodeFWDTo to increase the numbers of underrepresented and female students interested in pursuing computer programming.
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The event aimed at facilitating the industry, including the service sector now, to design its own courses according to specific requirements for creating an industry-ready skilled workforce.(HT Photo)
The event aimed at facilitating the industry, including the service sector now, to design its own courses according to specific requirements for creating an industry-ready skilled workforce.(HT Photo)

Skill connect road show: ‘Deployment of apprentices in services sector compulsory now’

By Rajeev Mullick | Hindustan Times, Lucknow, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON AUG 25, 2018 03:11 PM IST
To raise awareness on reforms in apprenticeship laws in India, the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) in collaboration with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) hosted the ‘Apprenticeship Connect Workshop’ in Lucknow.
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By 2020, more than 60 per cent of the country’s population will fall into the highly productive age group of 18-45 years.(Mint/File)
By 2020, more than 60 per cent of the country’s population will fall into the highly productive age group of 18-45 years.(Mint/File)

Vocational training, livelihood skill can help youth carve a successful career

By Sanjay Bahl
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2018 06:03 PM IST
The time has come for this generation to earnestly evaluate vocational education and apprenticeship as serious career paths. It is unfortunate that there seems to be a stigma attached to this line of learning; that of lack of dignity of labour.
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India's Ajinkya Rahane during a press conference before the first Test against England.(Action Images via Reuters)
India's Ajinkya Rahane during a press conference before the first Test against England.(Action Images via Reuters)

India vs England: Ajinkya Rahane puts mindset over skill to triumph in England Tests

By N Ananthanarayanan | Hindustan Times, Birmingham
UPDATED ON JUL 30, 2018 07:17 PM IST
India’s main batsmen, especially Murali Vijay, KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan and Cheteshwar Pujara focused on deliveries outside off-stump while bowling coach Bharath Arun instructed bowlers to pitch it up and let the ball move.
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A 15-year-old boy who jumped into a trench to show his five friends how he swam drowned as they helplessly looked on at the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) in Aarey Colony, Goregaon (East), on Saturday.(GHT File)
A 15-year-old boy who jumped into a trench to show his five friends how he swam drowned as they helplessly looked on at the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) in Aarey Colony, Goregaon (East), on Saturday.(GHT File)

Teen drowns at Mumbai’s SGNP while trying to show swimming skills to friends

By Jayprakash S Naidu | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON JUL 10, 2018 12:47 AM IST
Teen drowns at Mumbai’s SGNP
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Utpala Barve, costume designer(HT PHOTO)
Utpala Barve, costume designer(HT PHOTO)

Alumni Connect: Costume design is one of the few avenues where you can put all the skills, say Utpala Barve

By Prachi Bari | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON APR 06, 2018 05:23 PM IST
The idea of making something from scratch, using clothes as a storytelling method, is very appealing.
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