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Should you go ahead with making Career in Civil Services or settle for something else?
admin Last Update on: 24 Jun 2020

Keeping in mind the dreams, parental pressure and peer-group influence, many a times list of probable employment opportunities does not match the candidate’s preferences, likes and dislikes. While exploring, out of long list of career options available in traditional industries and new-age establishments, seldom one follows the process to focus on suitable choice match their personality. World over, choice for a suitable career is conscious decision which involves a deli...
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IAS preparation: In the beginning, self-assessment is must
admin Last Update on: 24 Jun 2020

In today’s world, many youngsters with pre-set notions, just chase their dreams and in doing so, they don’t realize their capabilities, their aptitude; they only experiment with the life and if they fail, coolly attempt something new. Before you commence preparation for any examination, you need to ask a few questions to yourself so that you are able to ascertain matching skills, traits and your seriousness towards the goal you have set. Is it your planned choice? ...
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Civil Services Examination Preparation: Be Organized To Face A Major Life Event
admin Last Update on: 10 Jun 2020

Civil Services Examination is a big examination and the door it opens is much bigger. However, it has been observed that the general fascination with ‘IAS’ tag at times is the main reason for choosing this gruelling examination as channel to reach the target. Ploy for preparation should be shaped carefully with an aim to crack first Preliminary Examination; then, outstanding performance in Main Examination that brightens your prospects. Being unsure of what...
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IAS Preparation – How well have you defined your Goal?
admin Last Update on: 24 Jun 2020

In the recent years, the craze for Civil Services Examination has increased and a stiffer competition particularly at Preliminary Examination level has made it more challenging. Yes, ‘Job Security’ has been topmost reason for amplified interest but despite rise in competition; craze for top jobs and zeal to serve the nation has kept the aspirants’ hope alive. An important observation from extremely conducive environment bui...
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Multi-Tasking is going to be the Name of Game while Preparing for IAS Exam
admin Last Update on: 25 Jun 2020

Success in Civil Service Examination is all about relative performance; so, to face the challenge, you need to be competitive in thinking, spirit, and efforts. This is a tough examination; no doubt about it. The intent of UPSC is to identify the talent with matching skills for top jobs from a big gamut of candidates. Every year we witness some apparently ordinary candidates prove their mettle and create their own image by accomplishing the task in style. After deciding...
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Enrich the Preparation Level to Encounter Civil Services Examination Fearlessly
admin Last Update on: 25 Jun 2020

The real treasure lies in the approach and your mindset. First, you understand that it is your mental set-up that will help you the most in handling Civil Services Examination preparation. Positive approach and believe in self help you in preparation as well as in your performance. Pursue it with determination and enthusiasm that gives you courage to face the big challenges coming your way.
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Success in Civil Services Exam: The innovative approach by UPSC requires you to think creatively
admin Last Update on: 24 Jun 2020

In the beginning, self-assessment helps you in analyzing things and accordingly prioritizing these as per your needs. Among the initial activities what matters the most is how effectively you are able to figure out the preferences as well as main concerns and accordingly, align these with our objective. Such approach will help you in identifying things that contribute most significantly in meeting our goal. As a result, you will really enjoy the journey and it would be easier ...
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IAS Exam: Different Folks, Diverse Background; Choose your own style of preparation
admin Last Update on: 25 Jun 2020

On one side there are talented youngsters with successful academic records, having earned respect among peers and family for their focus and hard work.  When such candidates takes up Civil Services Examination as a challenge, people around are not surprised with their decision. Your brilliance in academics helps you in beginning at least to take the first step. On other hand, a common graduate when swears about success in Civil Services Examination, people don’t acc...
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Want to become IAS - Follow your Passion
admin Last Update on: 25 Jun 2020

Earlier, it used to be very selective choice and youngsters use to be afraid more than what Civil Services Examination is.  Many a time, lot of candidates capable of making in to administrative services ignored it just by going with the perception built around Civil Services Examination. Now, with awareness in abundance, attention from all corners this examination is getting has made youngsters believe that at least give it a try. With increasing participation, gr...
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14 LAST MINUTE TIPS FOR THE UPSC CIVIL SERVICE (MAIN) EXAM - Rajanvir Singh Kapur IAS
admin Last Update on: 09 Aug 2021

Hello friends! What you have done so far becomes immaterial now. How your previous exams were, do not matter. In fact your morning exam should not impact your evening exam the same day. This is exam temperament. The Optionals Exam is in a few days. What matters most now is the way you revise, & live the next few days. So, this makes this a very crucial phase for you. Some reminders from your brother: 1) Revise & revise. Anything not revised is as good a...
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