Importance of general knowledge in management career-Lexicon MILE
One of the most important aspects of our daily life is a piece of general knowledge. You would be terribly wrong if you consider that the general knowledge is the one that comes from deep learning of the current affairs list and the history. It’s all about what happens around us and gaining a better understanding of the world. General knowledge lies in everything you see. Learning a hard-core topic by associating with a real-life situation can help you gain life skills and value.
As anyone would know, the entrance exams for a management program has a general knowledge section which has an equal weightage. Your thirst for general knowledge shouldn’t just stop there. It should continue and keep on improving even after you join a course and get a job for doing your management role in the best way possible.
Social interaction can actually be constrained as a consequence of a lack of general knowledge. A career in management or business would have a continuous requirement of interacting with various kinds of people. Someone in a managerial role would need to have impacting conversations with collegues and clients. The role of a marketing professional lies in influencing people positively about their product or service through the conversations he or she has with them.
An overall knowledge of world affairs would help you have a smooth and appealing interactions. You cannot always bombard a common man with technical details. A general topic would be a great conversation starter with someone who may turn into a future potential customer.
Any management position would ask for good decision-making skills. A business role will require you to have detailed knowledge of the current happenings to analyze the current market trends which would help in investing in companies or funds that may give potential returns.
Your field may not have the need for you to become well-versed in the political happenings of your country. But when the politics are bound to affect the market value of products or services, your strategic planning for the improvement of your firm is influenced by your political or general awareness and your actions based on that.
Management exams and interviews:
General knowledge is nowadays considered only as a syllabus for any entrance examinations. Nevertheless, people get to know a lot about the world atleast for these exams. Even MBA entry exams and interviews include the GK part.
A personal interview that follows a written exam may include a range of general questions. This may help you make a good impression with the interviewer. Being good at GK may get you through most of the competitive exams with ease.
Be it academic or personal, everything around is in some way connected with the current happenings around the world. Management programs can be well understood when relating them with the real-world scenarios. Degree programs at Lexicon MILE are designed to help you grow your general knowledge while mastering the business management skills.
About Lexicon MILE:
The Lexicon Management Institute of Leadership & Excellence (Lexicon MILE) belongs to the rich legacy of Lexicon Group of Institutions, Pune established in the year 1999, well known and reputed in the education industry. More than 12,000 students are shaping their career under the illustrious Lexicon Group of Institutions.
Lexicon MILE, founded in the year 2009 and well known all over Pune as the Oxford of the East and its chain of Lexicon CBSE and Lexicon Kids Pre-Schools boasts of a legacy of quality and value driven education, rolled out to Punekars, over the years. Today Lexicon MILE has come a long way, in a short span of nine years, to be known as the most sought after B-School, in eastern Pune, equipped with a state of the art campus and a studio finish building with Air Conditioned and CCTV enabled facilities of Classrooms, Seminar Halls, Auditoriums, Library, Common Rooms etc.
Ranked 29th all over India by Times of India rankings of 2018 and as ranked as one of the Top 50 B-Schools in all prominent Business Surveys by Business Journals & Magazines like Business Standard, Business World etc., Lexicon MILE is a premier Management Institute known for its value-based academic excellence and world class management education, which nurtures young skills, abilities and perspectives, with defined pedagogies, resulting in the holistic development of an individual.
The Lexicon Management Institute for Leadership and Excellence has been actively engaged in creating and nurturing Management professionals who are not only the ‘Pride’ of Lexicon MILE, but also, the ‘Privilege’ of their parents and most importantly, a source of ‘Power’ to their companies.
Lexicon MILE is committed to serving our communities by recognizing the diversity of Indians. Students across the country from up North to down South, from East to West are enrolled with us, to meet their professional needs of an enriched corporate life. With a large base of Lexicon MILE alumni in the corporate today, spread across the globe, we encourage personal and professional development through value based education as a foundation for life-long learning. Lexicon MILE lives the culture of transparency and liberalism in all its initiatives.
With a rich pool of faculty both from the Academics as well as Corporate worlds, first-class quality of students, superior systems and processes that blend Indian culture and contemporary practices / policies, Lexicon MILE is today consistently rated as one of the best B-Schools in the city of Pune.
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