availability of home loans has put the housing sector on the
fast-growth track, creating more jobs for architects, writes
sleek multi-storied buildings in Gurgaon inspire awe. So do some of
the sheer glass and steel facades of new structures that are coming
up across the country. Architecture is a multi-disciplinary field
that synthesises design with sociological, technological and
environmental expertise in the conception and execution of
buildings. More specifically, an architect is defined as one who
organises space and regulates enclosures for different functions.
Sir, you yourself told me to arrange for an innocent and fresh face for this job.
boom has opened new avenues for architects"
affluence, easy availability of loans and desire to own a dream
house have propelled the construction industry to a new high,
resulting in greater opportunities for students of architecture.
Paramjit Singh Mahoora, Head of the Department of Architecture
(DOA), Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, feels that this field is
experiencing a boom like never before.
employees conducive environment"
In order to bring out the best in employees, HRD guru Lynda Gratton
recently said business entities must provide conducive and
keen to retain Indian brains
Witnesses 5-fold student gain
H. S. Rao
number of Indian students doing higher studies in Britain has increased
nearly five-fold in as many years despite the steep fee hike, the Indian
envoy to the UK has said.
fired can open new doors
a kick-in-the-gut, suck-the-air-from-the-room, I’m-hearing-voices-and-they-are-echoing-in-my-head
kind of experience. You’ve been fired. Even if you knew it was
coming, even if you prepared for the possibility, that life-changing
moment can leave you motionless—unable to call friends, unable to
believe there is another chance out there for you. You question your
abilities. You think you’ll be marked for eternity.
world of footwear design
Q After my Class XII exam, I am
keen on taking up a job in the footwear industry. Please tell me about
the prospects in this field.
- An option you can count on
- Engineering & environment
- Career in commerce