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Programme in effective writing

Brand-comm introduces a programme in ‘Effective Writing’. This course enables researchers, software engineers, intellectual property experts, legal analysts, technical writers and copywriters to write dynamic, crisp and vibrant copies.

The course will offer insights into:

— Why the title of the whitepaper is most important

— Why the language must be active and pacy

— How to create a unique, super-persuasive outline and convey the technical content effectively

— How to deliver complex information effectively

— How to write effectively

The course will be conducted on Fridays and Saturdays, starting February 11, 2011, for six consecutive weeks, at 68, II Floor, Transpade Towers, Jyothi Nivas College Road, Koramangala, Bangalore – 560 095. For details, write to patricia@brand-comm.com or call +91 – 080 – 25524661.

Live chats with Oz universities

IDP Education has launched a ‘virtual fair’ for Indian students. Taking place till January 28, 2011, the fair is a platform for aspiring students to interact with faculties and students of Australian universities.

About 18 Australian universities are participating in the fair. The fair offers free live chats with select university representatives and a 24x7 window for offline queries. Students may register themselves on the IDP portal and proceed to the chat room. This IDP initiative would further help students in application fee waivers and scholarships, in case they are shortlisted. For details, log on to www.idpvirtualfair.com. Students may also call (city STD code) 44118888 or sms IDP to 58558. For more information or a live chat with an IDP counsellor, visit www.india.idp.com

GBS invites applications

Galgotias Business School, GBS, invites students to apply for its following courses:
— Two-year full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Management 

— Two-year full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Marketing)

Candidates with a 3-years’ bachelor’s degree or equivalent in any discipline with a minimum 50 per cent marks are eligible to apply for the courses. Candidate should have a valid CAT/MAT/XAT score. The application form can be downloaded from the website: www.galgotiasbschool.in. Last date for the submission of applications is February 10, 2011.

Career guidance cell

Manasa Consultants has organised a career guidance seminar for pre-university students in science, arts, commerce, law and paramedical courses. The seminar will be held on February 6, 2011 at The  J P Nagar Club, 43/1, 19th A Main, 3rd Cross, J P Nagar II Phase, Bangalore - 56007811. Last date for registration is February 1, 2011. For more details, contact: +91-9845058349

Learn Mandarin

The Bangalore chapter of the Chinese Institute of Chennai is conducting a 40-hour course to teach conversational Mandarin and reading and writing skills in Pinyin. Pinyin is a romanised spelling system of the Chinese language, used to represent Chinese sounds with European letters. For details on the weekend course of 5 hours each on Saturdays and Sundays (for 4 weeks), log on to www.chennaich-inese.com/bangalore or call: +91-98865 42488. The next batch begins on February 5, 2011.

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