Tag: education

  • Getting started with R

    Getting started with R

    Back in 2017-18, I started teaching a course in a business school – instead of including a lot of theoretical frameworks, I opted to go with the basics and some implementation and tooling concepts. One of the tools that I chose to teach was how to use R in business analytics. For those of you […]

  • Is the current Education System relevant?

    Is the current Education System relevant?

    Today, I attended my son’s annual day celebrations. He is 3 years old. Part of the celebrations included him and his classmates performing on stage. Seeing him dance and wave his hands in the air on the stage reminded me of my first stage performance.

  • Food for Thought: Part Three

    Food for Thought: Part Three

    Desperately trying to keep this series to a one a month affair, so that my blog does not look like a link farm … eep! I am even afraid to type that … but I have to say this .. I don’t want my blog to end up being a link farm. There I said […]

  • Doctorate Degrees: Are they worth it?

    Doctorate Degrees: Are they worth it?

    In a country where the rate of unemployment has not decreased much, and in one where the economic condition has not significantly increased over the past years, the need for further education has always been felt. An interesting infographich which shows whether Doctorate programs in the US are worth the time and money.

  • Finland’s Education System

    Finland’s Education System

    Finland’s Education System, although seemingly better than others is correct for first world countries which have the capability to support all of its citizens.

  • Education in China

    Education in China

    An infographic about Education in China and how it compares to that in the United States.

  • Access to Internet a Fundamental need

    Access to Internet a Fundamental need

    I had earlier posted about how developing countries are shifting towards online learning. Little did I think that are educational institutes updating their physical infrastructure at that rapid rate? Never would I thought that access to internet would be a problem faced by the students in the United States … well … now their learning […]