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Columbia University – Free Online Courses

Yesterday we spoke about an Ivy League university, Princeton. Today it’s one more from the group which is Columbia that offers free online courses also aimed with the purpose of contributing towards social development.

Pondicherry, India – the French Riviera of the East

Nestled in the Southern part of India, Pondicherry is often hailed as the “French Riviera of the East” and is a place where bougainvillea grow wild against the yellow walls of charming colonial bungalows, cozy cafes are abuzz with backpackers and locals alike, and the sound of waves crashing against Rock Beach, the whiff of spicy curries and crepes perfume the air, and magnificent French churches raise their steeples in an atmosphere of serenity and calm.  This erstwhile French colony still retains the charm of days long ago, and a walk through the narrow streets of Pondicherry is likely to give one a taste of France in India.

Free Online Courses on Princeton University

Even though the term Ivy League was originally related to eight universities in the U.S. and linked to sports, along the way, the same Ivy League universities became famous for their academic excellence. Princeton University being one of them.

The Elevator Pitch and When to Use it

Communication is always based on an interest of one kind or another. Whenever we talk to someone, we know that there must be an interest: to make friends, transact business, engage in negotiations, or other types of relationships. Always, there is the element of “interest”, whether personal or professional. It’s as though we’re constantly responding to the urge to prove our value, in front of people. So how does the “elevator pitch” or “elevator speech” relate to all this? When, and why exactly, do we use it?

Google Search Tips: Digital Skills You Must Have

Google is one of the tools that we use without a second thought. When it comes to technology like this, we may not even recognize its full potential to make our life easier. But every now and again we come across a lifehack that completely changes the way we do something and we wonder about why we haven’t learnt about it earlier. In this article you will learn about 15+ shortcuts to help you google like a pro.