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Vidyarjan Patrika – January 2022

Happy New Year!!

Vidyarjan means learning and Patrika means magazine. This magazine informs you about the learning resources that you would like to access in current month.

  1. The Art of War is an ancient Chinese military treatise, which is attributed to the Chinese military strategist Sun Tzu. It contains a detailed explanation and analysis of the 5th-century Chinese military, Each one of its 13 chapters is devoted to a different set of skills (or “art”) related to warfare and how it applies to military strategy and tactics. The Art of War remains the most influential strategy text in East Asian warfare and has influenced both Far Eastern and Western military thinking, business tactics, legal strategy, lifestyles and beyond. You can read its English translation (by Lionel Giles) for free at http://classics.mit.edu/Tzu/artwar.html
  2. The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is an open community dedicated to enabling organizations to develop, purchase, and maintain applications and APIs that can be trusted. It is famous for publishing the top 10 Web Application Security Risks, first published in 2003 and then being updated regularly. OWASP Top 10 – 2021 is the the latest installment available at https://owasp.org/Top10
  3. MIT Sloan publishes a weekly Instagram series called Working Definitions. It explores words and phrases that define emerging management ideas. Some of the recent posts talked about terms such as skills swap, data liquidity, digital twin, digital body language, and platform strategy. Access all these working definitions at https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/workingdefinitions

As a side note, we have started admitting the learners in our Mentored Online Course (MOC) on Business English. In this MOC, the learners will be able to practice fluent professional conversations and effective email writing. Moreover, this MOC will help the learners revise grammar and enhance vocabulary. It will be a blend of one-to-one interaction with a mentor and self-paced learning with an app called English Practice Quizzes EPQ. For more details, send a WhatsApp message at 8104 365 281.

Happy Learning!

Dr Shrikant Mulik
on behalf of
Team Vidyarjan

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