WHY IS GK IMPORTANT?
General awareness is essential for getting through the interview and group discussion. One should be aware of what is going on around them and be able to identify key takeaways and learnings from them.
One can follow :
1. ECONOMIC TIMES
These articles must be followed. It has significant economic, market, and political heft. They have a fantastic panel of authors. A lot of marketing jargon is learned. When used in an interview or a group discussion, it increases one’s vocabulary and command of the English language.
2. THE GUARDIAN
Another excellent read is The Guardian, a British newspaper. Anyone with an interest in sports should read these articles, which provide an unbiased opinion.
3. THE ATLANTIC AND THE NEW YORK TIMES
The Atlantic and The New York Times both have a diverse selection of articles. The New Yorker will also provide you with the opportunity to read well-written articles.
WHY IS VARIETY IMPORTANT?
It is critical not to subscribe to a single school of thought and to keep in mind the biases of these publications when reading them. This will help you when you appear for group discussions and personal interviews.
A must-read is the General awareness section at Board Infinity and going through our very interactive discussion forum.