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Category: Develop Skills

Participant Feedback based Evaluation

A teacher is a teacher and a student should not evaluate the performance of a teacher as the understanding and attitude of the student will create a bias. At times, the speakers’ level of exposure, knowledge and expertise is beyond understanding levels of a student and there may be false alarms.

Hence, to have an idea about the performance of the teacher giving a lecture/ speech/ expert talk during a session of a workshop/seminar/training program, a module is developed based on important criteria, providing weightage to each relatively.

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Social Infrastructure gap identification

As we all use, there exists a lot of variety of infrastructure and facilities in our surrounding. These facilities can broadly be classified as (1) Physical infrastructure and, (2) Virtual infrastructure. The […]

SCAMPER in Design Thinking and Engineering

Using SCAMPER Tool is so very compelling for carrying out brainstorm – that too, in a structured manner (not restrictive, yet in an organized way)….

Reverse Engineering

I perceive and define the term as “Reverse engineering is a path of exploration from an end to start point (reverse journey of change) for developing an insightful understanding on each underlying applications of scientific and engineering principle of a product/process”…

Learnings Need Matrix (LNM)

Under the wisdom extended by the then Vice-Chancellor of GTU, Dr Akshai Aggarwal, in the year 2014-15, we developed a format named as Learnings Need Matrix for the use by the students […]

Pre-event Workshop talk @ Business Model Canvas

I had an opportunity to deliver a talk with an audience, young and aspiring people of Surat. Randomly registered through various online channels and gathered to gain insights about “How to do” on a topic assigned to me – #Business Model Canvas… Read more

Role-Play Canvas Survey Summary

A study was conducted through responses of BE II Civil students of Sarvajanik College of Engineering & Technology, Surat (Gujarat, India) for the Role Play Canvas (RPC) created by Prof. Bhasker V. […]

Bentley Packages for Students

Students can do a lot more about learning and performing for their passion under the regime of engineering. Bentley extends support to all the student learners. Learning over this online platform is very […]

Product Development using PDC

PDC stands for Product development canvas. Remember, a canvas comprises of a process that streamlines thought, systematically. Once, an idea is generated, next step is to identify a product/process (in a comprehensive manner) […]

Ideation – Generate Ideas

Generation of ideas is very easy, indeed. We all bring ideas when we think or talk or deliberate or discuss with someone. Even while we are sleeping, we generate ideas. Isn’t it true? […]

Image compression using Shrink O’ Matic – an open source tool

The presentation is about learning of image size and file size of an image. For documents, a very large sized image is not required, however, without compressing an image, inserting it directly […]

Impact Factor of publications

Lecture by Dr. C. B. Bhatt, VGEC, Chandkheda, A-2, GTU, Chandkheda (26/11/2016 – time: 02.30 pm – 03.15 pm) The text below is  from taken notes from the lecture. The Impact Factor (IF) […]

2-day FDP on Design Engineering at GDEC, Abrama-Navsari (18/19-10-2016)

Under the aegis of GTU-GIC Navsari Sankul and motivation of Dr. K. N. Mistry, an FDP on Design Engineering for Zone-5 faculty members was organized at the GIDC Degree Engineering College, Abrama-Navsari […]

Gujarat Population 1960-2001

Kaleidoscope – The Demographics of Gujarat (1960 – 2001) A tool called Kaleidoscope have a large database of Census population for entire of Gujarat from the Census year 1961 till 2001. Most […]

Rate Analysis – Construction item of works

I love this. It empowers a civil engineer from within. Yes, ‘it’ is about Rate Analysis. Initially while studying, students may find it a little difficult initially but, later once getting in […]

Keyboard Shortcut

Most of the users are facing trouble finding certain features while operating a computer having an Operating System (OS) of Windows. Some short-cuts can ease the job and help to boost productivity. […]

Other ways to Say…!

Below are some commonly used words. However, one can use alternative words as appropriate.

Learn Online (Free-of-cost) improve a career

Here is a list of online platforms that will help you learn topics that interest you (with a certificate, of course). The link redirects to a page having information about these courses, […]

Check readability​ of your text

You have written something interesting. Check its readability and level for which your text belongs to and improve it. Check it at the website based online engine at readability-score. A firsthand check is […]

Self-analysis and Goal Setting

Dear Civil Engineer, Step 1 – Think Step 2 – Think a bit more, structural one Step 3 – Answer a few questions  Keep the answers with you, in front of you most […]

Make your presentation effective

Create presentations – interesting and interactive Some useful tips (Demonstration of slides) and use of canva.com can be a boon. It’s simple and easy. Some essential and effective presentation making tips are […]

Mind Mapping

Mind mapping is an exercise to bring the hidden yet experiences/ visualized facts in front. To understand a reason for something happening around us, it needs to be understood for reasons thereof. The technique originated in […]

Avoid GIGO – Use Google effectively

Learn about how to search effectively using Google Search Engine. Get minimal results precisely to check if actually it is available that you are searching or not!

Creative writing is a skill, Let’s build it

Is your awkward moment is when you are asked to write on something, instantly? Do you feel puzzled from where to start? Here we go then… Writing through interpretation of memories and imagination […]

Citation & Referencing made easy using Mendeley Manager

While producing write up, it is very much essential that the writer can create the text on own. However, it is not possible to write a complete article without referring to some of the […]

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