In an Interview conducted by Jagranjosh.com,
Karishma Gaur, English Language Expert (CELTA Certified) provides tips on how to prepare for a Group Discussion!
Key points Discussed in the Video:
It is difficult to prepare for the Group Discussion because you are:
Follow these Rules
Keep yourself abreast with the latest occurrences atleast 5-6 months prior to the GD
Be a jack of all rather than being master of one
Gain comprehensive knowledge about the current happenings
Decide the nature of study you wish to do on daily basis
Be articulative in communicating your knowledge effectively and efficiently
Avoid these Habits
Last minute preparation
Do not assume that only if you would get a call from the desired college you would start preparing for the GD
Inculcate these habits
Subscribe newspaper and read it regularly to keep yourself updated. Refer to some eminent newspaper(s) such as: The Economic Times, Huffington Post, The Hindu etc
Register yourself on informative and famous blogs to read genuine article and content.
If time is not a constraint, then read books to enhance your vocabulary and it would refine your choice of words
Be regular reader of Magazines such as: The Outlook, Readers Digest
Register yourself on Social Media; you will receive updated news and content happening across globe. Like some relevant pages to get the appropriate feeds to enrich your knowledge.
Constantly follow these pages or else your information about the updates would become redundant
Put your Smartphone to good use. Install some apps that would enrich your GK on regular basis. It is another form of Edutainment
Takeaway: The Source of study referred by you to study for the Group Discussion would shape your learning. So choose it wisely and emerge as a winner.