Author Archives: Esther Silas

All about the SSC Exam

By | December 6, 2013

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is an attached office of the Department of Personnel and Training. The SSC deals with recruitments for the non – technical group ‘C’ and group ‘B’ for the non-gazetted posts in Ministries / Departments, the attached and subordinate offices of the Government of India, and the C.A.G and the offices… Read More »

Pros and Cons of Gap Years

By | November 27, 2013

Graduation from high school is one of the most important moments in a student’s life. It is a moment to shine, to rejoice with friends and to look not only backwards at ones accomplishments but forward as well to that which is yet to come. It is a moment of change, to say goodbye to… Read More »

Inspiring Gap Year Ideas

By | November 22, 2013

Many graduating high school seniors are of the view that a break from the usual grind of schoolwork and assessments is the best thing to do as it will refresh them and clear their mind. A gap year or as it is popularly known as “time off”, can be defined as a considerable amount of… Read More »

Guidelines for Taking a Break from College

By | November 22, 2013

Entrance exams, recommendation letters, college projects, late nights before exams and months of sleep deprivation in college students, are enough reasons to contemplate taking a break from college. After spending four consecutive years in college for graduating, the mental load can be quite taxing. These are probably the primary reasons to go on a break.… Read More »