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5 Office Pet Peeves That Drive Everyone Crazy

“Vartika, I can’t stand him anymore. His habits are getting on my nerves now. He doesn’t do what he is supposed to do, throws unnecessary attitude, and is always bad-mouthing someone or the other. It’s not just me but the entire team feels the same way about him. I guess it’s high time you should talk to him.” said Ananya, a digital marketer at ProofHub.

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Science of Learning: Complex Inductive Reasoning

The difference between inductive and deductive reasoning is that they are really what you could think of as opposites. Deductive reasoning is going through the process of reasoning in order to understand the world from a general idea to the specifics of how that general idea works in particular instances. 

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Your Perfect Match Could be Just a Click Away! But Something Seems Wrong...

Matrimonial sites in India have been growing exponentially since inception. And why not so? Marriage is the only business in which Indians have been interested in for many centuries, and, as it seems, would continue to be so for another few.

3 months

Dammit, Anthony.

Dude. I get it. But dammit! I always thought I would randomly run into you on the streets of NYC, invite you to lunch as a complete stranger, and you would say, "Fu** it...you like pho?" And I'd follow you to some hole-in-the-wall restaurant 2 blocks away with poor decor, mediocre lighting, dusty black-framed photos, and the most heavenly scent of basil and chilis ever experienced by a nose.

3 months

PGDM vs MBA: Which Would Make a Better Choice for Your Career?

Do you hold a degree in business or wish to change career paths? Are you a recent graduate confused about what to take up for your further studies? If you are an MBA aspirant, you would have definitely considered the best colleges in the market. Having said that, you must also have started studying and researching your subject in order to make the cut.

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Science of Learning: Deductive Reasoning

Deductive reasoning is not a natural way to think and must be learned. As a higher order thinking skill, the cognitive functioning necessary to engage in deductive reasoning develops during adolescence. However, deductive reasoning is difficult to carry out, and normally becomes evident only after formal instruction in deductive reasoning.

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Academia: Can We Save Ourselves from Ourselves?

When did education stop being about learning and turn into a performance art? I was reading over some of my students’ work from a couple of years ago, and one of the things that jumped out at me was their collective observation that education was about grades, degrees, and getting ahead and not about learning (they weren’t happy about it – often pointing out that this is wrong - education should be about learning).