With the continuous advancement in technology, machines have become the best man for all & sundry. Be it labor intensive, memory or intelligence, machines have always been known to have held the higher ground. However, there is one specific skill that even the most advanced of computers cannot master, and that is ‘empathy’. Broadly speaking, … Continue reading ‘Design Thinking’ – A creative way of problem solving
“Celebrate your life, you are your own light” – Lailah Gifty Akita Celebrations are the most joyous moments of life and who doesn’t want to a part of it. Biocon Academy celebrated its Cultural day on 27th August 2019 to have an interlude amidst the hectic schedules. The announcement of the event came a month … Continue reading The Cultural extravaganza at Biocon Academy
India is country of diverse culture and traditions. It is the country of oldest civilizations in the world. The vital components of the Indian culture are etiquette, civilized communication, rituals, beliefs, values and festivals. Even after the life styles has been modernized now, Indians are still rooted to their cultural values. The beauty of togetherness … Continue reading Cultural Day @ Biocon Academy!!!
The first few weeks at Biocon Academy were overwhelming with Classroom sessions, assignments, lab visits, guest lectures and multitude of activities planned back to back. Apart from everything studies, classroom sessions and the pressure of exam each day was the only enjoyment we thought we have. The ‘Cultural Day’ celebration offered us a unique … Continue reading A day to cherish- Cultural Day
Biocon Foundation, a CSR wing of Biocon has commissioned classrooms & well-equipped healthcare facilities at Hennagara Government Primary School, to encourage school and junior college enrollment for underprivileged children. As a part of its efforts to ensure environmental sustainability, Biocon Foundation, with approvals from the Karnataka Lake Conservation and Development Authority (KLCDA) and other government authorities, … Continue reading Making a Difference: Visit to Hennagara School & Hebbagodi Lake
Life was going good in Biocon Academy with lectures from KGI faculties, a bucket load of presentations & assignments every week and regular functional visits. After the Christmas celebration, we were told that we had to go for hands-on training to Bengaluru-based biopharmaceutical services company BiOZEEN, which is about a couple of hours away from … Continue reading BiOZEEN Visit: A learning opportunity
It is a great pleasure to share my observations, lessons and tips on how to transform your career at Biocon Academy. I started my Certificate Program in Biosciences in January 2016. A large part of this course is focused on personal development like knowing yourself better as a person and a professional. Along with other … Continue reading The Best Possible Version of You: An interactive Session with Mr Amitava Saha, Sr. VP – Human Resources