The dictionary meaning of “Turning Point” is an event marking a unique or important historical change of course or one on which important developments depends. Turning Point can happen to the life cycle of any Person, Organisation, Institution, Company, etc.
During our childhood days we read a number of stories from Aesop’s Fables and many other story books. These stories have Morals also. Here I would like to reproduce the story with the title ‘The Monkey and Cats’, as under:
I left school in the year 1973. Its name is ‘Mitrabhum High School’ and is located in a village called ‘Kurumgram’ (230 km from Kolkata) in West Bengal. I could vividly remember my school days, particularly the time from Std.
The incident happened with a deputy collector when I was posted as Branch Manager at Deoghar Branch of SBI between 1993-95, a district HQ Branch having staff strength of 80+. Have you heard the name of Deoghar? Those who are
Our constitution provides certain provisions to the SCs and STs to protect their educational and economic interests. These provisions are known as “Protective Discrimination Policy”. They are related to (i) Political reservation (Articles 330 & 332), (ii) Reservation of seats
The incident relates to trapping of an innocent Bank officer by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on charges of accepting bribe and how he was absolved of the charge. But before proceeding further, I would like to tell you the
It was November 1982 and I was in Patna on my third Branch probation. Incidentally, I joined State Bank of India as a Probationary Officer (PO) on 14th December, 1981. As per our training schedule, we were to attend some
I was posted in State Bank of India, Local Head Office, Bhubaneswar, Odisha. The State is full of nature’s bounty and it is a paradise for nature lovers. A long coastline spread over 450 KM and a large number of
The story goes back to the year, 1985. I was a junior officer in State Bank of India and was posted as Branch Manager of Maheshpur Raj (in Bihar but now in Jharkhand), a block headquarter. Not much of business
During my service life spanning more than 34 years in State Bank of India so far, there have been a large number of memorable incidents and as such, I can recall them vividly. Incidentally, if I narrate all of them,