IIM Calcutta Interview experiences and tips

IIM_Calcutta

This post is based on the experiences posted by people on Pagalguy. Take this advice with a pinch of salt. IIM-C is a B-school which puts more emphasis on your CAT score alone while giving you a call, the process is divided into WAT and PI. WAT topics are offbeat , understand them first and then […]

XLRI Interview experiences and tips

XLRI

Let’s talk about XLRI BM/HRM experiences. This post is based on the experiences posted by people on Pagalguy. Take this advice with a pinch of salt. XLRI is a B-school which puts more emphasis on your overall profile including your academic achievements, work experience, co-curricular & extra-curricular achievements, your XAT score (including essay) They are […]

SP Jain Interview experiences and tips

SP-Jain-Institute-of-Management

This post is based on experiences posted by people on Pagalguy. Take this advice with a pinch of salt. SPJIMR is a B-school which puts more emphasis on your overall profile including your academic achievements, co-curricular & extra-curricular achievements, your CAT/XAT score. Check Out SP-Jain Topper’s Interview here Psychometric Test is a part of the […]

IIM-Bangalore Interview experiences and tips

IIM banglore

This post is intended to help those people who got calls from IIM Bangalore. IIM Bangalore is one of those institutes which gives more emphasis on Academics. The last time I gave my CAT in 2011, almost all of the 100 percentilers didn’t get call from IIM Bangalore. Read “ Interview of IIM-B Guy” first. […]

IIM Confessions : Ultimate Bitchfest at large

ultimate bitchfest

So today, while I was reading Pagalguy and I came across  this article, I came to know about this facebook fanpage called ” IIM Confessions ” where you can send your IIM confessions anonymously. I found out some shocking things. I don’t how much of it is real but still I in(wasted) lot of my […]

How to write a kickass essay even if you suck at writing ?

suck at writing

This is the follow up article for yesterday’s post. You can read earlier post here. If you master some of these principles, I am sure you will sail through your essay writing easily. Make sure you read it a couple of times and consciously practice it. Don’t be under the impression that, after reading this […]

How to choose an MBA college ?

how to choose mba college

MBA admissions are about to begin, entrance exams, GD/PI, Summer Internships,Placements are the most common heard words in Chai ka adda  near bachelor colleges these days, students are under a lot of pressure to get into the best college possible for their grades. Bachelor degree students have already started preparing for the so called “best […]

Clash of the IIMs

clash of IIMs

Hundreds and even thousands of CAT qualified aspirants are in a big mess because of clash of interview dates with several prestigious institutes. IIMs, SPJIMR and NMIMS are one of those few institutes where interviews are scheduled on February 15. After the results of CAT 2012 are declared, various B-schools started announcing their call dates.NMIMS […]

Selecting an MBA college? Remember to not go for roadside single window MBA college.

selecting MBA college

The MBA degree is the most happening thing in India today, people are applying for management studies like the gold rush (US.) Everybody wants an MBA degree, it’s considered to be the easiest way to get find a perfect bride, get an MBA and be eligible to get married, anything less than that is a […]

PGDM, PGP, MBA? What is the difference?

Institutes, which are not affiliated to any university and provide autonomous degree’s offer PGDM/PGP, the college who are registered with any university Indian/foreign can provide an MBA degree to students. Institutes like IIM, XLRI offer PGP/PGDM and other diploma’s, on a broader sense there is no difference between an MBA and PGDM. It is basically […]

No. 2 enemy of success revealed……

no 2 enemy of success

This post is about something very unique. We are going to discuss about no. 2 enemy of success. No. 1 is procrastination. But procrastination stems from this. Now I will not keep suspense for a longer time. I will let CAT out of the bag. Whether you are preparing for MBA entrance or preparing for […]

Consultancy as a career option

  India is a developing country, we are producing more management graduates than kids being born in America, and we have more than 1400 colleges teaching management in our country. Our country needs management graduates with good skills, something that really interests me in management is consulting, and the idea of being paid for sharing […]

Project Management: A Career to Choose

Project management, a much talked about subject in MBA, is not a simple concept to understand but a specialization in the area gives you an opportunity to advance your career to a great extent. A master’s degree in the field qualifies you to hold titles like Project Manager, Project Director, Chief Technical officer, Project management […]

“R” rated techniques to crack GD

R rated techniques used in GD

Today, I am going to talk about some “R” rated techniques which you can use to crack your GD very effectively.  Some of these techniques I have learnt from CAT toppers. 1. Real Consider GD as a real corporate meeting. Treat it like a real happening. It will make you more alert and less prone […]

Trying times separate men from boys and women from girls

separate men from boys

This can be one of the most profound sentences I have ever heard. I have heard this line from someone who is special in my life and when I heard it for the first time, it didn’t really make any sense for me. And sometime afterwards, it really made sense.  Trying times really separate you […]

Is Management an Art or a Science ?

management  art vs science

This is one of the important questions you should be asking yourself . MBAs who call, consider themselves as Manager should read this first. Nobody should be considered as good Manager just because he/she is just an MBA. There are more subtle aspects to the word “Management”.   When MBAs think of the word “Manager” […]

Some whacky interview questions and some kickass answers

wacky interview questions

Have you ever encountered  an whacky questions on your interview where you felt that question was totally irrelevant. A couple of days back, I received a newsletter where it was mentioned about 25 weirdest questions asked in the interview ever. Glassdoor compiled a list of questions asked by major companies. I am just mentioning a […]

Know before you start!!!

choosing right MBA

    When you want to get into an MBA college, most of the time you are oblivious about why you are actually getting into the program, why you are spending 2 years of your time and a huge sum of money to study the subjects which you know nothing about. What MBA has to […]

Startups by Dropout, an era continued….

startups by dropout

I pity all the Indian parents who think getting a degree is important for making a living, a recent campaign by The New York times really got me thinking, they were promoting“College is for suckers” and were distributing T-shirts for the same. It promoted the fact that degree is not an education (education is wisdom); […]

10 things I learnt while working for a start-up

10 things about I learnt after working for a startup

Working on startup sounds fun, not having anybody to ask you about being late, wearing casuals at work, watching football at work. But there is dull side at it.  Working for a startup is fun if you are open to be the CEO/clerk/office boy/cleaner/call center executive at the same time. Still planning a startup?  Consider […]