PUBLISHED: 08:30 08 March 2019 Louise McEvoy Willmott Dixon employees celebrating outside their offices in Letchworth. Picture: Emma Porter. Archant A company in Hitchin and one in Stevenage have been rated among the best in the country to work for. Construction company Willmott Dixon, based in Hitchin, has come fourth in the 19th annual edition of The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies To Work For list.The list is based on an extensive confidential survey of more than 250,000 staff in organisations across the country, with areas assessed including leadership, staff wellbeing, giving something back and personal growth.Highlighting data, the judges said: “Employees have no wish to leave this family-run outfit with an 87 per cent positive score, first on this measure.”Feedback also shows staff value the chance to learn and grow with the company, which has a training programme with over 50 modules for personal growth, plus a personal learning fund of … [Read more...] about Hitchin construction firm ranked 4th in Sunday Times 100 Best Companies To Work For list
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Every year, the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival celebrates poetry as one of literature's most effective and powerful art forms and recognises the best among India's plethora of young and talented poets announcing the Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia Award for Poetry. In association with the Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia Foundation, the award is a tribute to Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia and his immense repertoire. In addition to a cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh, the winner receives an opportunity to share the stage with literary heavyweights at the Festival. Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia was a renowned Rajasthani and Hindi poet. The internationally acclaimed writer authored a total of 42 books in Hindi, Urdu and Rajasthani. He was a Freedom fighter, social reformer, educationist and environmentalist who received the Padma Shri in 2004 and the Rajasthan Ratna in 2012. He was selected as a "Living Legend of the 20th Century" on the occasion of the bi-centenary celebration of the US Library of … [Read more...] about JLF 2019 announces 4th Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia award for poetry
NEW DELHI: The National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) has released the date sheet for the fourth edition of the Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed) examination for the untrained in-service teachers. The link for the date sheet can be found on the official website of the NIOS - http://dled.nios.ac.in The NIOS will conduct the DElEd exam in the month of February 2019. The DElEd exam will be conducted for three subject modules: Learning in Art, Health, Physical and Work Education at Elementary Level (508), Learning Social Science at Upper Primary Level (509) and Learning Science at Upper Primary Level (510). The exam will begin on February 14 and will conclude on February 15. It will be held in afternoon shift - from 2.30 PM to 5.30 PM. The DElEd hall tickets 2019 will be released a week before the exam. The Ministry of Human Resources and Development (MHRD) had launched the DElEd program in October 2017 to conduct training of the in-service untrained teachers working … [Read more...] about NIOS 4th D.El.Ed date sheet 2019 released @ dled.nios.ac.in, find link below
Novak Djokovic continued his scintillating run of form as he breezed past Croatian Borna Coric, 6-3 6-4, to win the Shanghai Masters title for the fourth time on Sunday. With a clever mix of groundstrokes, the 31-year-old Serb broke Coric's serve in the sixth game and made a series of forays to the net as he consolidated his lead. The Serb grabbed the opening set with a hold to love, having dropped just four points on his serve overall. Coric, who collected one of the biggest wins of his career by defeating Roger Federer in the semifinals, looked far from his best in his first ATP Masters final as he dropped his serve in the opening game of the second set. The 21-year-old saved three match points to hold serve in the ninth game before Djokovic served out to clinch his fourth title of the season. Djokovic, who has returned to his brutal best this season with Grand Slam wins at Wimbledon and the U.S Open, will surpass Federer as world number two when the next edition of the ATP rankings … [Read more...] about Tennis: Djokovic cruises past Coric to win 4th Shanghai title