Today, the competition to get into a top college and good rank is ferocious. It is harder than ever before.
Imagine there is a stage show, where a student will get 2 years for rehearsal and just 3 hours for final performance. They need to hold their nerve and perform well. Such is the final exam
As per data published in a leading newspaper, more than 94% students complain of not having enough time to be able to finish their homework and revise. Majority of them feel stress due to competition and thus not able to score marks as per their potential.
Evaluation of success stories of students, statesmen, business-persons, actors, writers, educationists, is a revelation and one can come up with several concepts behind their success. A proven concept is the ‘Triangle of Success’, representing the three success ingredients: Knowledge, Skills and Attitude.
Which of the 3 is most important?
It is very difficult to generalize, for successful students with good rank, all three are important. As a good student you should be focusing on all three. Knowledge: In the academic world, knowledge represents the subject knowledge: Understanding and clarity of concepts. This requires a lot of practice, and regular revision.
Without right knowledge everything else doesn’t matter.
Subject is always the base of Success.
Attitude: As per a famous study conducted by Harvard University, Attitude of success is the most important ingredient. It includes: Self-motivation & achievement, Knowing and then applying right strategies, especially when things are not going as planned, Learning to manage stress and expectations, Having enthusiasm and Self-confidence.
Skills: For academic success students must learn & develop Skills of success. They include: Learning better study skills, as well as quality & frequency of revision, Managing Time, improve focus & concentration, so that whatever time they spend on studies, Output can be maximized, Learn Exam taking skills.Most importantly all the 3 elements are learn-able and any one with right knowledge, skills and attitude can tame the tiger. It has been observed with students who manage the right balance between these 3 tend to achieve success easily and smother than who struggles to manage balance.
To conclude: To be successful, a you should have approach for acquiring in-depth subject knowledge, have mastered the skills and attitude of success, after all this is the most critical stage, which can be career defining junction of life.
We train our students on right subject knowledge in Physics, Lot of question practice, Doubt clearing, Attitude and Skills required to succeed in their exam, as well as, in life endeavors. – Ritesh Dahiya,
B.Tech. IIT-Delhi (Electrical Engg.)