Author: manoj shetty

Top Colleges are monopolistic

In last two decades the list of  top 100 colleges in the world has more or less remained constant. It is difficult for colleges to enter the IVY league or in the league of top colleges. There are 18,000 Higher Education Institute(HEI)  worldwide, according to the…

Ranking of university has its own pitfall

During my interaction with students and parents very often I have noticed that ranking is considered as a gospel truth. Not that I do not believe in ranking I feel it is an important variable to be considered but remember it has its own wise. This…

Self Efficacy: Recipe for success

What is SELF EFFICACY and why is it so important in your progress during every aspect of your life. A person with higher belief on his potential has higher probability to do well in every aspect of life be it sports, education, work place etc. Thus…

Analysis: Education qualification of a S&P 500 CEO’s

This article is a prelude to my previous article “WANT TO BE A CEO : STUDY ECONOMICS”. While writing my previous article, I thought it would be a good idea to analyse qualifications of S&P 500 Chief Executive Officers. The Princeton Review writes that “a thorough…

Want to be a CEO : Study Economics

The study of economics is an excellent way to acquire problem-solving skills and develop a logical, ordered way of looking at problems. In a good economics program, students develop an ability to think critically: they gain broadly applicable analytic and quantitative skills that improve decision making…

What is the right age for pursuing higher education?

Gaining work experience before enrolling for higher education could be a wise choice.  It increases the odds of success for the student. Part A : Benefits of enrolling for master’s post gaining some experience Skill Gap: Experience at work place will help the student to know his …

Higher Education is set to go costly further

Education helps in the development of both individual and the society. Individual: improving productivity which results in to higher income Society: reduces unemployment, increases productivity, helps in reduction of crime, more taxes etc. Psacharopoulos and Patrinos (2004) in their research have summarized their work relating to…