A lot has been discussed and now, most of the candidates understand that the Civil Services examination has some standard and requires systematic and focused approach for an effective preparation.
When you have so many career options available, you have chosen ‘Civil Services’ as the final choice. This is one of the most important decisions you have made in your life. However, the general fascination with ‘Civil Services’ is sometimes the main reason for choosing this as career option.
In an age of distraction and multi-tasking it is clearly evident from the figures for candidates applying and those appear in Preliminary examination that almost 50% of them do not appear in Preliminary examination. I hope you don’t fall into that non-serious category.
A lot has been discussed and now, most of the candidates understand that the Civil Services examination has some standard and requires systematic and focused approach for an effective preparation. You are standing at the threshold of a new stage of life trying to find out the right direction and the right information on preparation.
By this time you must have clear understanding of your capabilities, your strengths and weaknesses and the requirements of this examination. Expectations of excellent show begin with preparation and keep you always under pressure till you achieve.
Be clear about it in the beginning itself- it is your efforts and intellectual capabilities which will work for you. No doubt you will have a lot of friends, teachers, experts who will render support you need but it is you who has to deliver.