Dr Deka is a devoted career educator, an advocate for ethics and integrity in the Indian career counselling sector. He has personally trained, mentored, and developed hundreds of career practitioners.
Dr Deka has vast professional experience in teaching: higher education/ secondary education/teacher education, viz.
Dr Deka has following much-acclaimed publications and research papers to his credit:
Dr Deka possesses exceptional foresight, leadership, and support in the Indian career development sector. He is committed to setting the standard for excellence in the profession of career development.
Dr Deka is a pioneer of Innovations in the Indian career education sector. He makes a positive difference in every life he touches.
RP is a career educator and founding member of the organisation. He is truly passionate about guiding students and adults. He contributes to the career success of thousands of people every year. He originated holistic career education more than forty years ago and created an innovative, evidence-based methodology that leads to unparalleled results.
He strongly believes that career guidance is not theoretically preaching anyone but an impartial, transparent, authentic and measurable process. For this, he has developed an innovative dashboard to manage a person's career from ambition till achievements. The outcome is shared with all the stakeholders i.e. students, parents, teachers and advisors.
RP and his team have developed effective career education tools related to career awareness, aptitude and work attitude assessment, skills evaluation, study management etc. He is the originator of highly acclaimed "Job Planning to Placements" programs. RP has developed a novel approach towards finding jobs at the best possible salary.
He has organised several training programs, seminars and workshops where he has spent countless hours sharing knowledge, skills and motivating the participants to take control of their education, career, professional and personal lives and helping them to achieve their goals.
Under his able guidance, Council is striving to open Careerlinked Education & Guidance (CEG) Cells in all schools/colleges/institutes/universities throughout India to propagate the activities related to the career management of students & adults.
He has a firm belief that the right guidance at the right time improves the chances of success. Systematic presentation of career choices, authentic assessment and impartial education pathways greatly enhance the guidance services.
RP is continuously working towards improving the career education programs and methods to better fit the needs of students and adults with the changing times.
Dr James is an educationist and technocrat having 27 years of experience in education and management. He was Director & Professor of Bangalore Christ University’s Christ Institute of Management. He also served as Director in Satyam Group of Institutions, SNDT University, Program Director, Asia Pacific Institute Business School and Director (Corporate Affairs) of S B College, Changanacherry.
Prof James has also rich industry experience ranging from GM, Vice President to Country Head (India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh) of North American Textile Company, USA and other reputed organisation.
He has completed a PhD from Calorx Teachers’ University and is very passionate in career planning and guidance of students, parents and young people.