ESSENTIALS OF EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION

Essentials of Effective Communication

Communication is at the heart of all human interactions. It is the basis for interpersonal relationships. Businesses depend on effective communication skills of their managers and entrepreneurs. International relations also rely heavily on the diplomacy and tact of the representativeness of different countries. In short, communication competencies are critical for achieving success in any field of human endeavour.

This book is designed to help understand the process communication in different areas. It also attempts to develop communication skills in various situations. It guides the readers on how to organize and write or present material in order to be effective. Suitable models for interviewing as well as appearing for an interview are dealt with at length. The common barriers to effective communication have been identified and suggestions for overcoming them have been offered. In the context, issues such as life-positions and communication have been included. This book has drawn heavily form research data to present the major theories and models of communication. The role of culture in communication has been discussed extensively and tips for effective cross-cultural communication have been presented.

This book will be immensely useful for students in the area of communication, business studies, management, commerce education and public relation. Marketing and sales persons, HR trainers who conduct workshops, seminars and various events, and other professionals engaged in tourism, travel and hotel industries too would find this book most useful. This book can be used both as a text and a reference guide wherever people skills are required.

Price: 300/-

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EDUCATION IN INDIA: PROGRAMMES AND POLICIES

Education In India

Education is the key for development. It is the foundation on which would rest an empowered nation. A sound national policy on education would help in removing all barriers in a society and across nations, through understanding and appreciation of one another.

This book presents the programmes and policies of the government in the field of education along with the rationale and issues involved. It examines the educational process at all levels. Other allied issues like the promotion of books, languages, copyrights, and international cooperation in the field of education have also been presented.

The various educational facilities and opportunities provided to the disadvantaged sections of India, have been highlighted.

Price: 600/-

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ENCHANTING ISLANDS, ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR: A TRAVEL GUIDE

Andaman and Nicobar: A Travel guide

This booklet has been a result of one of the most enchanting of experiences in holidaying. It has come out of the realization that there is an exquisite part of India that has all the charm and excitement of nature without the hassles of oversees travel. The entire Andaman Islands are exotic and quaint while at the same time giving one the sense of home and belongingness. The breath taking natural scenes blend so well with the gentle, friendly and amiable people that it makes one experience a rare comfort. These islands are by and large clean, unspoilt and relatively free of thronging crowds. The idyllic surroundings are further enhanced by the absence of beggars, hawkers and others who bother and annoy tourists elsewhere. The people are basically honest and law abiding so travel is not only alluring because of the scenic beauty but it is also safe.

The islands have their historical place in India, apart from the bounty of nature for the regular visitor. In all respects, it is a home away from home. It is beckoning every nature lover, every photographer, every poet and painter, besides the ordinary tourist/traveler, who simply wishes to get away from it all. These islands are truly a paradise for any holidayer. When the first rays of the new millennium hit the first landmass in Katchal, history was created in this part of the globe. This booklet mainly represents a visitor’s perspective. Though every attempt has been made to update the information given in this booklet, it is advisable to check with the tourist/travel offices for current details, before planning a visit.

Price: 150/-

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An Action Guide Healthy living: Adding life to your years and years to your life

Adding life to your years and years to your life

This compact booklet is an easy-to-follow, ready reckoner for the promotion of healthy living for all. This is an attempt to expose the reader to the value of leading a harmonious life in tune with nature and in terms of mind-body relationship. Poverty, pollution and illiteracy have been the major stumbling blocks for sound health care. These are the issues that Health-Care planners have to address, urgently. The Action guide to Healthy living stresses on adequate exercise, balanced and affordable nutrition and disciplined and wholesome life style, for healthy living. Traditional forms of Indian therapies of Yoga, Meditation, Ayurveda, Naturopathy etc. have also been included for the benefit of the readers.

Some simple and effective steps to manage stress, interpersonal relationships and problems of older people have also been included. Attention to body care, personal hygiene, living with socialities and developing positive and holistic attitudes has been emphasized. The importance of starting a proper health care regimen from childhood has been suggested. This booklet is primarily intended for the lay person. It is written in simple language and is full of easy-to-follow and easy-to-remember, pointers for a happy and healthy long-life.

The author Dr. (Mrs.) Vasantha R. Patri has taken pains and put a lot of thought in making this booklet a very readable and useful one. This book is available in both English and Hindi languages.

Price: 100/-

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Tips For Thoughtful Management

Tips for Thoughtful Management

This book is to give you the tips for managing work, colleagues, leaders and yourself to emerge, successful.
The emphasis is on simple practical ways to enable better functioning in all situations. The entire attempt is to help one develop attitudes and orientations that could give the edge over competition.

Useful method to develop the self, interact effectively be an efficient and productive team leader, creating a pleasant and innovative work environment and make informed and out-of-the-box-decision making leader choosing a meaningful and likeable career are suggested. The book would also introduce the reader to a cross section of business and human relations strategies for effective functioning. The suggestions are given in such a form for quick reading and easy absorption. The entire presentation is readable because one page is devoted to a given theme. Even if one is a successful management professional, reading this book could be helpful in reinforcing the existing approaches or it could help transform one’s thinking in a positive and solution oriented direction.

Though these simple rules and hints one can turn one’s basic managerial instinct into an asset. The book is an adjunct to ones innate talent and insight in managing people and situations. These are reminders of how to use this book as a kit for success. I am sure these tips will work for you too.

Price: 300/-

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Dr. Vasantha R. Patri
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New Delhi-110049
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